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Nine students were presented with awards at this year’s Research Day.
Graduate and Predoctoral students shine at Research Day 2024

February 5, 2024 - Dr. Claire Mills and Sydney Kim each took first place in the Graduate Trainee and Dental Predoctoral Oral Presentation competitions respectively at the School of Dentistry Research Day this past Wednesday.

Research Day 2024


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UW periodontal study receives FDA approval for anti-aging drug use

January 29, 2024 - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Dr. Jonathan An from the UW Department of Oral Health Sciences to lead the first-ever study to evaluate rapamycin in older adults with periodontal disease.

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Dr. Alvin Wee
Dr. Alvin Wee to take over as Chair of Restorative Department

January 24, 2024 - Dr. Alvin Wee of the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry has been appointed as the new Chair of the Department of Restorative Dentistry and Professor within the department, effective July 16.

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