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Storied Carriage Returns to Penn Dental Medicine »

Apr 30, 2015 The carriage used by the School's earliest benefactor, Thomas Evans, to spirit Napoleon III's wife out of Paris to safety during the Franco-Prussian War is returning to Penn Dental; join the celebration May 11,1-2 pm.


Penn Dental Launches First Open Online Course »

Apr 10, 2015 Directed to healthcare professionals or anyone with an interest in dentistry, "Introduction to Dental Medicine" starts June 1 through Penn's opening learning partner, Coursera; taught by Drs. Uri Hangorsky, Tom Sollecito, and Eric Stoopler.


Interdisciplinary Care Model Meets the Challenges of Urban Health »

Apr 07, 2015 At the United Community Clinic (UCC), Penn Dental Medicine students are serving the West Philadelphia community as part of an interdisciplinary team.


Penn Dental-Rochester Study Identifies Novel Way to Deliver Drugs to Control Dental Plaque »

Apr 06, 2015 The lab of Dr. Michel Koo is using nanoparticle carriers to deliver and release an antibacterial agent into cavity-causing dental plaque.

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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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