ADA announces Ahlstrom new investigator award
July 31, 2014 -- The ADA has introduced the Robert H. Ahlstrom New Investigator Award for Dental Informatics Research to encourage an interest in dental informatics standards among dental students, new dentists, and dentists pursuing postdoctoral studies.
Va. MOM anniversary project serves 1,300 patients
July 30, 2014 -- The Virginia Dental Association's recent 15th Mission of Mercy (MOM) project provided free preventive, restorative, and surgical dental treatments valued at $1.4 million for nearly 1,300 adults and children.
Univ. of Maryland awarded $10.7M grant to study STDs
July 29, 2014 -- The University of Maryland School of Dentistry and School of Medicine jointly announced that they have received a five-year $10.7 million grant award to study the causes, prevention, and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs).