Font resize Email Print

Press Releases

March 19, 2012 Longtime UCSF Dentistry Professor Donald “Tabo” Nakahata passed away peacefully on March 15, 2012 in the company of his wife Alice and family, following a year-long battle with pancreatic...
March 9, 2012 Dean John D.B. Featherstone is very pleased to announce the appointment of Stuart A. Gansky, MS, DrPH as the next incumbent of the John C. Greene Endowed Chair in Primary Care Dentistry in...
February 29, 2012 Give Kids a Smile Day 2012 at the UCSF School of Dentistry more than doubled in size over similar events of years past, with 171 children receiving oral health screenings and a variety of additional...
February 17, 2012 ADEAGies Foundation/AADR Academic Dental Careers Fellowship Program Fellowships for 2012 have been awarded to UCSF Dentistry's Rosalie Bittong and Shahab Parsa, both currently Second Year dental...
December 7, 2011 A delegation from the Native Sons of the Golden West (NSGW) and NSGW Charitable Foundation visited UCSF this week, and were given a tour of UCSF Dentistry's Center for Craniofacial...
December 7, 2011 The California Dental Association Foundation has announced 2009 UCSF Dentistry alumna Adriana Ustarez-Oji, DDS, as the 12th recipient of its innovative and charitable Student Loan Repayment Grant....
December 5, 2011 Characterized as "a major victory for oral health", the board of the Santa Clara Valley Water District voted 7-0 to fluoridate the water it supplies to portions of the city and several...
November 21, 2011 UCSF International Dentist Program (IDP) student Luis Gutierrez Pulido has been awarded a 2011 Annual Hispanic Health Professional Student Scholarship from the National Hispanic Health Foundation....
November 19, 2011 The Board of the Society for Medical Anthropology (SMA) announced recently that UCSF’s Judith C. Barker, PhD, has been selected (along with co-author Sarah Horton) to receive the Steven Polgar...
November 15, 2011 UCSF First-year dental student Osvaldo Amezcua was selected to receive a 2011 Annual Hispanic Health Professional Student Scholarship from the National Hispanic Health Foundation. The scholarship...