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UFCD Office of Research announces Research Opportunities for Student Seed Grant Funding competition

Published: November 1st, 2016

The UFCD Student Seed Grant Funding targets all UFCD dental and advanced education students. Proposal Deadline: December 1 Funding: Due to limited funds, grants are awarded on a competitive basis of up to $3,000 […]

UFCD Office of Research announces Research Opportunities for Transition to Scientific Independence Awards

UFCD Office of Research announces Research Opportunities for Transition to Scientific Independence Awards

Published: November 1st, 2016

The UFCD Transition to Scientific Independence Award (TSIA) targets all UFCD post-doctoral associates and fellows, including those residents who have completed a PhD program. The UFCD post-doctoral associate or fellow […]

Recent Awards

Recent Awards

Published: July 7th, 2016

January/February 2016   Dr. William Martin, Director and Clinical Professor in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, received a five year research agreement from Straumann USA entitled “Immediate implant […]

Fighting cavities

Published: April 14th, 2016

Fighting cavities could one day be as easy as taking a pill, research shows Published: March 18th, 2016 Category: News, Oral Biology, Research University of Florida Health researchers have identified […]

Recent Awards Granted to Faculty

Published: November 2nd, 2015

April, 2016 Dr. Robert Burne, Oral Biology, received a five year grant from NIDCR in the amount of $3,060,999. The grant entitled “Probiotics that moderate PH and antagonize pathogens to […]

Dr. Frank Catalanotto

Published: November 2nd, 2015

Dr. Frank Catalanotto, Community Dentistry & Behavioral Sciences, has received a subaward in the amount of $4,708 from Dr. Y. Guo (Health Outcomes and Policy). The American Dental Association project […]

Dr. Edward Chan

Published: September 14th, 2015

Dr. Edward Chan, Oral Biology, has been awarded $262,500 for two years, from Scripps Research Institute (NIH/NIEHS R01ES021464). His project is titled, “Influence of innate immunity of xenobiotic-induced systemic autoimmunity”.

Dr. Ann Progulske-Fox

Published: September 8th, 2015

Dr. Ann Progulske-Fox, Oral Biology has received $234,494 for four years for the project titled, “P. Gingivalis mediated disruption of autophagy in endothelial dysfunction; diversity supplement for hernan getachew” NIH/NHLBIR01HL126956. […]

Dr. MaryEllen Davey

Dr. MaryEllen Davey

Published: September 8th, 2015

Dr. MaryEllen Davey, in Oral Biology has a renewal of $1,875,000 for five years for the project titled, “Regulatory mechanisms controlling expression of p. gingivalis surfaces structures” NIH/NIDCR R01DE019117.

Dr. Wellington Rody

Published: September 8th, 2015

Dr. Wellington Rody, in Orthodontics has received $30,000 for one year, from the American Association of Orthodontists. The project: “Gene expression profile analysis of osteoclasts and odontoclasts”.