MDRCBB 25th AnniversaryBiomaterials 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.

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Research

The University of Minnesota School of Dentistry supports a strong research program in basic sciences, clinical sciences, social and behavioral science, and public health.


Ducks

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.

Education

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 C. Anderson

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. 

Service

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 working with children to apply fluoride varnish

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.

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  • We are the only dental hygiene program in the state associated with a dental school.

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  • The school of Dentistry educates 73% of Minnesota's dentists, through a team-based approach to care.

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  • We educate general dentists, dental specialists, dental hygienists, dental therapists, dental educators and research-scientists.

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