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UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND SCHOOLS OF DENTISTRY AND MEDICINE RECEIVE $10.7M GRANT TO CONDUCT SYSTEMS BIOLOGY RESEARCH ON CONTROL AND PREVENTION OF SEXUALLY-TRANSMITTED INFECTIONS

The University of Maryland Schools of Dentistry (UM SOD) and Medicine (UM SOM) jointly announced today that they have received a five-year $10.7 million grant award from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) of the National Institutes of Health (Grant #2U19A1084044-06) to study the causes, prevention and treatment of sexually-transmitted diseases (STDs).

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Outreach Project Reaches Underserved Rural Communities

For some residents of rural Elkton, Md., accessing dental care may seem like an impossible challenge.

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Dr. Tordik Receives Endodontics Research Award

Patricia Tordik, DMD, professor and director of postgraduate endodontics at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry, and the endodontics program recently received a prestigious research award.

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Dental Care Helps Patients Rebuild Their Lives

When Robert Laraway's patient first sat in a dental chair at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry, he had only eight remaining teeth.

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Researcher Uses Microscopic Particles to Deliver Drugs into Teeth

Ouch! You've just taken a drink from an ice-cold glass of lemonade and felt a sharp pain in one of your teeth.

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UMSOD Reaches Out to Inner-City Neighborhoods

University of Maryland School of Dentistry students and faculty members helped improve the oral health of Baltimore residents during the City Uprising Block Party and Health Fair on June 28.

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Students Travel to Honduras for Externship

A team from the University of Maryland School of Dentistry traveled to Honduras in late June to provide treatment for underserved adults and children.

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UMSOD Welcomes New Residents

The University of Maryland School of Dentistry welcomed 30 new residents into postgraduate programs during an orientation on Tuesday, July 1.

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