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Penn Dental Medicine Launches Prosthodontics Residency Program »

Feb 17, 2017 Penn Dental Medicine is now accepting applications for its first class of prosthodontics residents to begin in July 2017. The application deadline is April 20, 2017.


Plant-made Hemophilia Therapy Shows Promise, Penn Dental Study Finds »

Feb 15, 2017 A new study from the lab of Dr. Henry Daniell gives hope for a therapy to keep hemophilia patients from developing antibodies that cause a rejection of clotting-factor infusions.


In the News: Consumer Reports Talks with Dr. Elliot Hersh on Pain Medications »

Jan 25, 2017 Taking a look at drugs to manage dental pain, Consumer Reports talks with Dr. Elliot Hersh on the effectiveness of over-the-counter options vs. prescription opioids.

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Alumni Giving Report 2017

Thank you to all our donors for their generosity during the 2016 fiscal year and for all that their generosity has made possible.View report »
The Evans Building Centennial Renaissance project is transforming Penn Dental Medicine’s historic Thomas Evans Building. This $34-million reconstruction, which began in the fall of 2015, will be completed in early 2017.
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University of Pennsylvania
School of Dental Medicine
240 South 40th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6030