Rory Hume Named New AVP for Academic Affairs and Education
EDUCATION, RECOGNITION, RESEARCH
Nov 21, 2016

Rory Hume Named New AVP for Academic Affairs and Education

School of Dentistry Dean Wyatt Rory Hume, DDS, Ph.D. has agreed to lend his expertise to the additional role of Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs and Education, a position recently vacated by Carrie Byington, M.D., in favor of a move to Texas A&M University to head their Health Services and College of Medicine.... Read More

Fueling the Fire: Fostering Women in Science
RESEARCH
Nov 11, 2016

Fueling the Fire: Fostering Women in Science

To say that Lilliam Pinzón is a multitasker would be an extreme understatement. She is a research assistant professor in the School of Dentistry and section head for Public Health and Global Health. Since 2005, she’s completed a MS degree, a post-doctoral fellowship, a MPH degree, and advanced training in clinical research. She’s developed seven courses at the School of Dentistry and serves on 10 committees. And somehow she still finds time to work on her research on oral health in underserved populations in Mexico and Columbia. But this career path is where she has always wanted to be. “My main dream was always to be what I am,” Pinzón stated. “Since I was really little, I told my mom that I wanted to be a dentist.” ... Read More

RESEARCH
Apr 26, 2016

Give Kids A Smile Event

Through the ADA Foundation's Give Kids A Smile program, launched nationally by the American Dental Association in 2003, more than 5 million underserved children have received free oral health services. These free services are provided by approximately 10,000 dentists annually, ... Read More

RESEARCH
Feb 27, 2016

Give Kids A Smile Press Release

The University of Utah School of Dentistry is the new, permanent home for Give Kids A Smile in Salt Lake City, the largest of three Give Kids A Smile events in Utah... Read More

RESEARCH
Feb 27, 2016

Give Kids A Smile Flyer

The University of Utah School of Dentistry is the new, permanent home for Give Kids A Smile in Salt Lake City, the largest of three Give Kids A Smile events in Utah... Read More

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