Graduating dental student creates masterpiece
RECOGNITION, EDUCATION
May 14, 2020

Graduating dental student creates masterpiece

On May 15, the University of Utah School of Dentistry will confer Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degrees on 46 fourth-year candidates. Despite the challenges posed by the COVID-19 outbreak, these accomplished graduates safely completed their academic and clinical education. ... Read More

Humans of the U: Adam Hiné
RECOGNITION, EDUCATION, HEALTH CARE
Apr 23, 2020

Humans of the U: Adam Hiné

My mother is from a small village in West Africa. She grew up with nine older siblings in a tightknit community. My father grew up in Haiti. He never talked much about his childhood, but from the stories he told, I knew it was harsh and that he was forced to be independent at a young age. Haiti is a part of my heritage I always felt a need to connect with. ... Read More

Treating Substance Use Disorder with Dr. Glen Hanson
RESEARCH, HEALTH CARE, HEALTH CARE TRANSFORMATION
Jan 23, 2020

Treating Substance Use Disorder with Dr. Glen Hanson

Dr. Glen Hanson is a tenured full professor of pharmacology and Vice Dean in the School of Dentistry. He was the acting director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and recognized as a leading expert on the neurobiology of the psychostimulants. Dr. Hanson has given several hundred presentations around the world on his research, and program development related to drug abuse and the Public Health implications. Dr. Hanson has recently been involved in studying the effects of including comprehensive dental care as part of the treatment for Substance Use Disorder Patients.... Read More

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