• Grant to Study How Cancer Destroys Bone

    A $2 million, five-year grant from the National Cancer Institute has been awarded to Hongjiao Ouyang, D.M.D., Ph.D., an endodontist and faculty member at the School of Dental Medicine. Read More >

  • Pittsburgh Magazine 40 Under 40

    Congratulations to Dr. Christine Wankiiri-Hale, honored by Pittsburgh Magazine for her successful career and positively impacting her neighborhood community. Read More >

  • Computer Program Helps Dental Patients "Kick the Habit"

    A $250,000 NIDCR grant supports research into and creation of a computer-based applications encouraging dentists to help patients quit smoking to help reduce gum disease and oral cancer. Read More >

  • Dr. Robert Weyant Recognized for Evidence-Based Dentistry

    2014 American Association for Dental Research/American Dental Association Evidence-Based Dentistry Faculty Award Read More >

  • Pitt Dental Medicine Researchers Understanding Cleft Palate

    Dr. Mary Marazita and Dr. Seth Weinberg lead the way to discovering more about the genetic link to cleft palate

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  • Celebrating Pittsburgh

    Heinz History Center Showcases Pittsburgh

    From the earliest inhabitants at Meadowcroft Rockshelter, to being a new hub for technological innovation. Included is the Polio Vaccine, which was developed in Salk Hall, now the home of the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine. Read More >

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News & Events

Dental Alumni Association Annual Business Meeting

Please join us immediately after the Annual T. F. Bowser Memorial Lecture on March 21, 2015.

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21st Annual T. F. Bowser Memorial Lecture

David Meinz, 'America’s Personal Health Improvement Expert,' shares what you need to know about the oral and systemic health connection, sugar substitutes, vitamin supplements, and the future potential role of dental professionals in total patient care.

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School of Dental Medicine Diploma Ceremony

Saturday May 16, 2015
1 p.m.
Heinz Hall

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Pitt Seal

Scaffold-free Tissue Engineering: Using Principles of Developmental Biology to Enhance Craniofacial Tissue Regeneration

Fatima N. Syed-Picard, MS, PhD
November 20, 2014 - 11am to 12pm
All are welcome.

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