Department of Orthodontics News

Case competition participants

Iowa captures 7th straight win at national competition!

Thursday, June 23, 2022
At the American Association of Orthodontists Annual Meeting in May, orthodontics residents from the University of Iowa presented orthodontics cases of patients they have treated during their time at Iowa. Since 2014, Iowa has placed well in every such competition, including second place this year.
Higley L. Bodine with a student and numerous head and face models.

Historical Impressions: Iowa Facial Growth Study

Wednesday, February 16, 2022
L. Bodine Higley (’26 DDS) graduated with a D.D.S. from Iowa in 1926, he was promptly hired by the college to assist with predoctoral clinical teaching and developing a new orthodontics graduate program. He also developed ground-breaking research with the Iowa Facial Growth Study.
Orthodontics professor talks to residents about craniofacial scan

Lina Moreno Named Chair of Orthodontics

Tuesday, August 10, 2021
Dr. Lina Moreno DDS PhD, associate professor in the University of Iowa, Department of Orthodontics, was named the Department Executive Officer of her department.