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Dr. Elliot Hersh Receives 2016 One Health Award »

Oct 25, 2016 The award recognizes exemplary contributions to expanding interdisciplinary collaboration at Penn. Dr. Hersh and colleagues from medicine and nursing lead an interdisciplinary course on pain science and practice.


New Research Fund Established to Support Dental Hygiene Scholars »

Oct 10, 2016 Through the Dental Hygiene Research & Innovation Fund, selected dental hygienist scholars will be able to participate in one of the School’s current research projects.


Recent Recruit Dr. Shuying Yang Explores Bone Development and Therapies »

Oct 07, 2016 Dr. Yang, associate professor, Dept. of Anatomy & Cell Biology, is contributing to an understanding of the molecular mechanisms of bone development, remodeling and repair.


Wells Fargo Gift Continues to Advance PennSmiles »

Sep 29, 2016 PennSmiles is the School's mobile dentistry program designed to provide dental services directly to children at their schools in West and Southwest Philadelphia aboard the PennSmiles dental bus.

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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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