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New PennSmiles Bus Expands Dental Care for Philly Choolchildren »

Nov 10, 2017 The Penn Current highlights the School's PennSmiles program and the new recently acquired PennSmiles dental bus.


Dr. Howard Fraiman Named Director of Periodontal Prosthesis Program »

Nov 07, 2017 Dr. Fraiman, who completed his postdoctoral training in both periodontics and periodontal prosthesis at Penn Dental, has been on the School’s faculty since 1994.


Penn Dental Presents Inaugural Stem Cell and Regenerative Dentistry Conference »

Oct 26, 2017 The inaugural Penn Stem Cell and Regenerative Dentistry Conference brought together researchers at the forefront of studying potential stem cell-based therapies.


Penn Dental Celebrates Launch of New PennSmiles Mobile Clinic »

Oct 26, 2017 A ribbon cutting ceremony, held at the Henry C. Lea Elementary School in West Philadelphia celebrated the launch of the School's new state-of-the-art mobile dental clinic.

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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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