Penn Dental Medicine

News & Events

Recent News


Dental Students Organize Walk, 5K to Help Build Oral Cancer Awareness »

Mar 26, 2015 To be held this Saturday, March 28, all proceeds benefit the Oral Cancer Foundation. Students and faculty will also provide free oral cancer screenings.


Postdoc Lizeng Gao Wins 2015 IADR Innovation in Oral Care Award »

Mar 16, 2015 The award recognizes a novel nanoparticle-based technology that offers a sophisticated approach to eliminating pathogenic biofilms and preventing dental caries.


Students Join Penn Nursing, Medicine, SP2 in West Philadelphia Health Fair »

Mar 12, 2015 Free dental, medical, and vision screenings as well as mental health resources will be offered to the community, March 21, at Mastery Charter-Harrity Elementary School.


Penn Dental Medicine Helps Launch Penn Wharton China Center in Beijing »

Mar 10, 2015 Part of the Penn delegation to launch the Penn Wharton China Center, Penn Dental also presented a symposium and signed MOUs with two schools.

Archive »



The Office of Communications is available to assist
journalists in contacting our faculty experts to discuss
the latest dental techniques and technologies. To
schedule an interview or locate a faculty expert,
please call 215-573-8224, or e-mail Beth Adams

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.

Recent Issue »
View All Issues »

The Robert Schattner Center
University of Pennsylvania
School of Dental Medicine
240 South 40th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6030