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Penn Dental Medicine Welcomes Class of 2019 with White Coat Ceremony »

Aug 18, 2015 This annual tradition holds symbolic significance as students declare their commitment to assume the responsibilities and obligations of the dental profession.


Penn Dental Study Details ‘Rotten Egg’ Gas’ Role in Autoimmune Disease »

Aug 12, 2015 The finding from the lab of Dr. Songtao Shi unveils new possible points for therapeutic intervention, with implications for autoimmune diseases as well as cancer and hypertension.


In the News: Evans Collection Exhibition Spotlighted on 6ABC Loves the Arts »

Aug 05, 2015 Dean Kinane and University Curator Lynn Marsden-Atlass discuss the Evans Collection exhibition with 6ABC; the exhibit runs through Nov. 8 at the Arthur Ross Gallery.


Penn Dental Medicine Awarded $750K for Haptic Technology Center »

Jul 22, 2015 The grant from The Benjamin & Mary Siddons Measey Foundation will support a state-of-the-art advanced dental simulation lab that uses haptic technology.

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Penn Dental Medicine Journal

The Penn Dental Medicine Journal is published twice a year for the alumni and friends of Penn Dental Medicine, featuring stories on the School’s programs and activities and news on faculty, students, staff, and alumni.

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