Researchers at The University of Utah School of Dentistry have completed a first-of-its-kind study that integrates comprehensive oral health care with treatment for substance use disorder. These researchers believe that this novel approach to treatment could curb the national opioid epidemic and fundamentally reshape the way we think about addiction.... Read More
The Future of Dentistry: Transforming Scholars into Leaders
The University of Utah School of Dentistry’s mission is to improve the oral and overall health of the community through education, research, and service based on: academic excellence; exceptional, compassionate, and innovative patient-centered care; research to advance knowledge and continually improve oral health; community collaboration, enrichment, and service; and leadership.
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Researchers at The University of Utah School of Dentistry have completed a first-of-its-kind study that integrates comprehensive oral health care with treatment for substance use disorder. ... Read More
“The University of Utah School of Dentistry is extremely pleased to be a part of this groundbreaking program to provide dental services to underserved Medicaid adult patients. Our faculty, staff and students consider it an honor to help care for the disabled and blind who are the recipients of these much needed oral health services,” said Wyatt R. Hume, D.D.S., Ph.D., Dean of the University of Utah School of Dentistry. ... Read More
Utah's dentist workforce 'overwhelmingly male', School of Dentistry invites balanced group for Class of 2022
On Dec. 1, 51 percent of all offers to attend the U's dental school starting in 2018 were extended to women, 72 percent of them from out of state. ... Read More
Dr. Rory Hume, Dean of the University of Utah School of Dentistry, stopped by KUTV to explain how UOHC advocates for and promotes programs and policies that address the unmet oral health needs of low income, uninsured/underinsured children and their families. ... Read More
One might wonder how the School of Dentistry and the Marriott Library would be partners. Strange bedfellows you say? Not at all.... Read More