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Restoring, Renovating the Evans Building to Enhance Student and Patient Experiences »

Apr 20, 2017 The Penn Current highlights the recent Evans Building renovations and plans for the next major facilities projects to be made possible by the late Dr. Robert Schattner.


Penn Team Characterizes Underlying Cause of a Form of Macular Degeneration »

Apr 19, 2017 Collaborating with Penn Vet, Dr. Kathleen Boesze-Battaglia, Dept. of Biochemistry, contributed her expertise in lipid biochemistry and spectral analysis of lipid debris to the study.


Penn Dental Medicine Students, Faculty Give Kids a Smile with Free Day of Care »

Apr 14, 2017 Students and faculty provided free dental care to 105 area children as part of Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY)’s 14th annual Give Kids a Smile, April 12.


Students Raise Nearly $18K for Oral Cancer Foundation, Build Awareness of Disease »

Apr 11, 2017 This was the ninth year that students in Penn Dental Medicine’s Oral Cancer Awareness Society organized the event, which this year drew a total of 474 participants.

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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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University of Pennsylvania
School of Dental Medicine
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