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Mallorie Watson

Gordan Named Associate Dean for Research

Dean Isabel Garcia announced that Valeria Gordan, D.D.S., M.S.-Cl., is appointed associate dean for the UF College of Dentistry Office of Research effective December 22, 2023, having served in the role as interim associate dean since December 2020.

Multi-Million Dollar UH3 Spotlight

Multi-principal investigators Dr. Margarete Ribeiro Dasilva and Dr. Roger B. Fillingim received a five-year $3,322,546 NIH UH3 from the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research. The MPIs provided the following information about their award. The project, “Photobiomodulation for the Management of Temporomandibular Disorder Pain,” aims to rigorously test the…

Multi-Million Dollar RO1 Spotlights

Dr. José Lemos, a professor in the Department of Oral Biology, received a five-year $2,257,662 NIH R01 from the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research. Dr. Lemos and his team sheds light on the potential implications for oral health and beyond. The project, “Mechanisms of metal ion homeostasis…