Biomaterials center celebrates 25 years of research
The University of Minnesota School of Dentistry's Minnesota Dental Resource Center for Biomaterials and Biomechanics (MDRCBB) celebrated its 25th anniversary with collegues from around the world on October 17-18, 2016.
Become a skilled, successful dental professional. The University of Minnesota School of Dentistry provides rigorous, hands-on education through a wide variety of degrees and programs.
The University of Minnesota School of Dentistry supports a strong research program in basic sciences, clinical sciences, social and behavioral science, and public health.
Herzberg, Riggs awarded Grand Challenges grants
University of Minnesota School of Dentistry faculty members Mark Herzberg and Sheila M. Riggs were among those receiving the first Grand Challenges Research Grants to support water safety and helping early childhood development.
We offer opportunities to prepare for dental school, pursue a dental degree, continue your education, and advance your training and career as a dental professional.
Gary Anderson named interim dean
Gary C. Anderson, DDS, MS, a tenured faculty member in the Department of Developmental and Surgical Sciences, has been named interim dean of the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry.
Community oral health activities are an important part of both our education and service mission, and we operate outreach sites throughout the region.
Dental hygiene students and Fairview Foundation team up to protect teeth
University of Minnesota School of Dentistry dental hygiene students teamed up with Fairview Foundation to apply fluoride varnish on the teeth of 350 children free of charge.
We are the only dental school in the northern tier of states between Wisconsin and the Pacific Northwest, making us a regional resource to five states for dental education, service, and treatment.
We are the only dental hygiene program in the state associated with a dental school.
The school of Dentistry educates 73% of Minnesota's dentists, through a team-based approach to care.
We educate general dentists, dental specialists, dental hygienists, dental therapists, dental educators and research-scientists.