UB Researchers Are Developing a "Vocabulary of Pain"
Stanley M. Bergman, chief executive officer of Henry Schein, the
world’s largest provider of health care products and
services, will deliver the commencement address to the graduating
class of the UB School of Dental Medicine.
A Dental Career With Strings Attached
Roswell Park Cancer Institute and the University at Buffalo have been granted accreditation by the Commission on Dental Accreditation for a newly created general-practice dental residency program.
For the second year, Tracey Fest and Debbie Licata, members of the UB School of Dental Medicine’s Smile Team, have participated in the annual Gowns 4 Proms community event that provides young women from local high schools—who may not be able to afford a prom gown—free, previously owned gowns that have been donated specifically for this purpose.
The 11th annual Celebration of Student Academic Excellence takes
place April 16.
Western New York veterans have a reason to smile.
The University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine will unveil
a new Rural Dentistry Pilot Program at a ribbon cutting ceremony in
Cuba, N.Y. The program will expand the school’s mobile
school-based dental services into Alleghany and Cattaraugus
Twenty-five years ago, faculty in the University at Buffalo
School of Dental Medicine learned that parents were brushing their
children’s teeth with Comet, a cleaning powder more suited
for a bathroom sink. They immediately realized they needed to raise
the “dental IQ” in the community.
In a continuing effort to promote interdisciplinary research,
and foster relationships with government and industry to grow the
Western New York economy, the University at Buffalo is making some
of the region’s most advanced science and engineering
equipment, and cutting edge research facilities, available for