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  • WVU D.D.S. Class of 2015 makes donation to support Health Right patients

    Thursday, May 14, 2015

    The West Virginia University School of Dentistry Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) Class of 2015 just couldn’t wait until their tassels were turned to start caring for West Virginians’ oral health. The 48 students in the graduating class donated more than $700 to the We Care Fund to help underprivileged people receive care at the WVU Dental Care clinic.

  • WVU Dentistry provides care in Guatemala

    Tuesday, May 12, 2015

    A team of 13 dentists and dentists-in-training from the WVU School of Dentistry spent a week in and around San Lucas, Guatemala, providing free dental care to the rural population.

  • WVU School of Dentistry presents Distinguished Alumni and Alumni Achievement awards

    Tuesday, May 5, 2015

    The West Virginia University School of Dentistry honored four individuals at its annual Alumni Banquet on Friday, April 24 at the Waterfront Place Hotel in Morgantown.

  • WVU Dentistry student awarded Best in Session Award

    Wednesday, April 22, 2015

    College students don’t do a very good job of taking care of their teeth and gums. Sawan Prabhu, a fourth-year Doctor of Dental Surgery student in the West Virginia University School of Dentistry, won a Best in Session Award for her research poster presentation on that topic at the Thomas P. Hinman Dental Meeting, the annual meeting for the Hinman Dental Society, held March 26-28 in Atlanta, Ga.

  • Meador named Dentistry associate dean for clinical education and patient care

    Friday, March 13, 2015

    WVU School of Dentistry Interim Dean Anthony Thomas Borgia, D.D.S., M.H.A., has announced that Associate Professor Michael Meador, D.D.S., has been appointed to the position of interim associate dean for clinical education and patient care.

  • WVU Healthcare experts to discuss heart health on the next “Doctors on Call”

    Monday, February 23, 2015

    In recognition of February as National Heart Month, WVU Healthcare experts will discuss the importance of keeping your ticker in tip-top shape and more on the next episode of “Doctors on Call,” which will air live at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 26 on West Virginia Public Television.

  • WVU School of Dentistry to provide special care to kids’ teeth for 12th Annual Give Kids a Smile

    Tuesday, February 17, 2015

    The West Virginia University School of Dentistry will celebrate National Children’s Dental Health Month by offering free examinations, cleanings, appropriate X-rays, and fluoride treatments to children ages one to 17 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 20 in the WVU Pediatric Dentistry Clinic at the WVU Health Sciences Center.

  • Wellsburg couple endows WVU School of Dentistry scholarship

    Tuesday, February 10, 2015

    David G. Edwards, D.D.S., a 1973 graduate of the West Virginia University School of Dentistry, and his wife, Linda S. Edwards, of Wellsburg, W.Va., have endowed the Dr. David G. Edwards Dental Scholarship Fund to benefit students in the School’s Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) program.

  • WVU Dental Hygiene student featured in ADA News

    Thursday, February 5, 2015

    Wendi Gray, a senior in the West Virginia University School of Dentistry Dental Hygiene Program, is featured in an ADANews article about the scholarship she received last year from the ADA Foundation through its Allied Dental Student Scholarship Program.

  • WVU School of Dentistry alumnus creates scholarship for Raleigh County student

    Tuesday, December 16, 2014

    West Virginia University School of Dentistry graduate William K. Farrar Jr., D.D.S., has pledged $25,000 to his alma mater to establish a scholarship in memory of his father William K. Farrar, Sr.