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Penn Dental Medicine 125th Anniversary Symposia Series Launches with Esthetic Dentistry Program

Penn Dental Medicine 125th Anniversary Symposia Series Launches with Esthetic Dentistry Program »

Nov 15, 2002 On November 8, 2002, Penn Dental Medicine held the first of three continuing dental education symposia planned as part of the School's 125th Anniversary Symposia Series.

Penn Dental Medicine Hosts Dental Leadership Forum

Penn Dental Medicine Hosts Dental Leadership Forum »

Nov 06, 2002 The University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine launched its 125th Anniversary celebration on October 31 with a special dental leadership forum that brought together key leaders in dental education, research, and organized dentistry.

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SDM Research Assessing Oral Health Care Perceptions, Needs Among African American Elders »

Jun 06, 2002 SDM Research Assessing Oral Health Care Perceptions, Needs Among African American Elders While much of the research at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine (SDM) is going on in a laboratory or clinical setting, the work of Dr. Ann Slaughter, Assistant Professor of…

Penn Students Address Diversity in Dental Education

Penn Students Address Diversity in Dental Education »

May 22, 2002 Students at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine brought together over 36 representatives from eight dental schools on April 28 to examine the problem of diversity in dental education and in the profession.

Dean Raymond Fonseca Speaks at University Diversity Symposium

Dean Raymond Fonseca Speaks at University Diversity Symposium »

Apr 15, 2002 Raymond Fonseca, DMD, Dean of the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, recently spoke at a daylong symposium titled "Achieving Equal Opportunity and Diversity in Higher Education.

Two School of Dental Medicine Faculty Members Honored for Teaching Excellence

Two School of Dental Medicine Faculty Members Honored for Teaching Excellence »

Apr 06, 2002 Two University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine (SDM) faculty members were recently honored by the University for their excellence in teaching.

Penn Dental Medicine Students Honored by American Dental Education Association

Penn Dental Medicine Students Honored by American Dental Education Association »

Mar 06, 2002 Four University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine (SDM) students were honored by the American Dental Education Association (ADEA) during its annual meeting, held March 2-6 in San Diego.

School of Dental Medicine Opens New Pediatric Dentistry Clinic.

School of Dental Medicine Opens New Pediatric Dentistry Clinic. »

Feb 06, 2002 In January, the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine opened a new Pediatric Dentistry Clinic, providing a state-of-the-art environment for patient care and clinical instruction.

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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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