Moos TowerIsaacson announces $1 million gift to School of Dentistry

Delores Isaacson, the wife of four-time University of Minnesota alumnus Robert Isaacson, DDS, MS, PhD, helped announce a commitment of $1 million to the School of Dentisty.

Isaacson's gift and legacy

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

Harold Tu, DMD, MD, FACS

Harold Tu appointed to new federal pain management task force

Harold K.Tu, DMD, MD, FACS, director of the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, was appointed to the new, federal Pain Management Best Practices Inter-Agency Task Force.


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.

Till Scholarship winners

Enich, Aldrich awarded Till Scholarships

Jennifer Enich and Andy Aldrich, second year University of Minnesota School of Dentistry students, were awarded Dr. Michael Till - Northern Minnesota Dental Scholarships.


Community oral health activities are an important part of both our education and service mission, and we operate outreach sites throughout the region.

Give Kids a Smile 2019

Revamped Give Kids a Smile day successful

University of Minnesota School of Dentistry students, residents, staff and faculty came together on Saturday, February 9, to provide oral health care to underserved children at the 14th annual Give Kids a Smile day.  

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