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Penn Dental Medicine Launches Prosthodontics Residency Program »

Feb 17, 2017 Penn Dental Medicine is now accepting applications for its first class of prosthodontics residents to begin in July 2017. The application deadline is April 20, 2017.


Plant-made Hemophilia Therapy Shows Promise, Penn Dental Study Finds »

Feb 15, 2017 A new study from the lab of Dr. Henry Daniell gives hope for a therapy to keep hemophilia patients from developing antibodies that cause a rejection of clotting-factor infusions.


In the News: Consumer Reports Talks with Dr. Elliot Hersh on Pain Medications »

Jan 25, 2017 Taking a look at drugs to manage dental pain, Consumer Reports talks with Dr. Elliot Hersh on the effectiveness of over-the-counter options vs. prescription opioids.


Dentsply Sirona Gift to Support Clinical Instruction »

Jan 18, 2017 Dentsply Sirona has established a four-year agreement with Penn Dental Medicine that will provide equipment for student instruction and support the clinical curriculum.

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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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