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College of Dentistry Pregame Social (Iowa vs. Michigan)

Saturday, October 1, 2022 (all day)
Dental Science Building
ENJOY HAWKEYE CAMARADERIE AT OUR DENTAL TAILGATE! Please join us outside in the white tent on the east side of the College of Dentistry.  Iowa vs. Michigan (ANF Black & Gold Spirit Game) Time: 8 a.m. Sponsored by Crest Oral-B Register today!
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Pregame Professional Program (Michigan)

Saturday, October 1, 2022 8:00am
Prof. Karen Baker “Alternative Medicine: Trends or Trash?” CE Credit 2.0 hours relicensure credit/Lecture Course Register today!
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Houston, TX Dental Alumni Reception

Thursday, October 13, 2022 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Hilton Americas-Houston
The College of Dentistry is thrilled to host a dental alumni reception in conjunction with the ADA Annual Meeting. All dentists, dental hygienists, spouses, guests and staff are cordially invited.  Event Details: Thursday, Oct. 13, 2022 5:30–7:30 p.m. Hilton Americas-Houston 1600 Lamar Street Houston, Texas 3rd Floor, Room 336B Register online at:
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“Pediatric Dentistry Legends in the Fall”

Friday, October 28, 2022 (all day)
“Pediatric Dentistry Legends in the Fall” Drs. Donald Chi, Cathy Flaitz, Craig Hollander, Mike Kanellis, Jessica Meeske, and David Olson Oct. 28, 2022 Register today!   College of Dentistry, Galagans B/C Auditorium Presented by: Department of Pediatric Dentistry Please register before Oct. 14, 2022   Program and Objectives This fast-paced and interactive conference will present a variety of contemporary pediatric dental topics by national and international recognized leaders in...
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Eric Van Otterloo

The Genetics of Bone Formation

Friday, February 19, 2021
As an expert in the genetics of embryonic development and an assistant professor in the Department of Periodontics, Eric Van Otterloo, has opened a new dimension for understanding craniofacial development, genetics, and bone formation as he and his team have explored a peculiar gene, Memo1.
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College of Dentistry Awarded $600K+ in P3 Funds to Begin Developing a New Oral Cancer Center of Excellence

Friday, February 5, 2021
On Thursday, the University of Iowa announced that the first $7.5 million of the investment revenue generated from the public-private partnership (P3) for its utility system would include a $600K+ award for the College of Dentistry. With this support, an interdisciplinary team with over 40-people, including Iowa faculty from the Colleges of Dentistry, Medicine, Pharmacy, and Engineering, will develop the preliminary data and program structure to apply for and be competitive for an $11 million grant from the NCI/NIDCR to establish a P50 Specialized Program of Research Excellence in oral cancer. This specialized research program in oral cancer will be the first of its kind in the nation.
Students studying outdoors at Iowa Memorial Union

78 %

of iowa dentists graduated from the University of Iowa college of Dentistry

Graduating dental students

10 th

national ranking for research funding

Pediatric Patient Smiles

90 %

of incoming dental students chose Iowa because of the innovative curriculum