Univ. of NM awarded $2.5M for special needs dentistry
July 30, 2015 -- The department of dental medicine at the University of New Mexico (UNM) School of Medicine was awarded a $2.5 million grant for its special need dental clinic.
OHA meets sealant goal 5 years ahead of schedule
July 29, 2015 -- Oral Health America (OHA) has reached its goal to help 500,000 in-need children by sealing 2 million teeth, the organization announced.
NYU researchers awarded $370K to study oral cancer pain
July 29, 2015 -- The National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research has given two New York University (NYU) researchers a one-year award of nearly $370,000 to study pain relief for oral cancer.
Henry Schein reports Q2 results
July 29, 2015 -- Henry Schein reported fiscal second-quarter income of $117.9 million, an increase of 6% compared with the second quarter of 2014.
Virtual dental museum opens at Univ. of the Pacific
July 29, 2015 -- Five new exhibits showcasing artifacts of dental history can now be viewed on a newly launched website created by the University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry.
MIS Implants, NBMolecules sign SurfLink licensing deal
July 28, 2015 -- MIS Implants Technologies has concluded a license and supply agreement for the SurfLink advanced surface treatment technology, manufactured by Nano Bridging Molecules (NBMolecules).
Carestream to host hands-on learning sessions at OrthoVoice
July 28, 2015 -- Carestream Dental is hosting hands-on learning sessions for its CS OrthoTrac practice management software and dental technology at the OrthoVoice conference in Las Vegas in September.
Center for Oral Health offers Calif. fellowship
July 27, 2015 -- The Center for Oral Health is launching a health leadership fellows program in California.
July 27 is World Head and Neck Cancer Day
July 27, 2015 -- An international group of head and neck oncology societies has deemed July 27 as World Head and Neck Cancer Day.
Anthem to acquire Cigna for $54B
July 24, 2015 -- Insurance company Anthem has entered into an agreement to acquire global health service company Cigna in a transaction valued at more than $54 billion