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  • 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 ICRC Exploratory Research Program issues call for concept papers

    Thursday, March 12, 2015

    The WVU Injury Control Research Center (ICRC) Exploratory Research Program (ERP) provides seed funding for innovative research in injury and/or violence prevention and control. The ERP is asking investigators to submit brief concept papers; those that show exceptional promise will then be asked to submit a full proposal.

  • 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.

  • WVU School of Dentistry, West Virginia State University establish early admission program

    Monday, December 1, 2014

    The West Virginia University School of Dentistry has entered into a collaborative agreement with West Virginia State University for a Dental Early Admission Program (DEAP).

  • Navigators help consumers shop for health insurance

    Monday, November 17, 2014

    Throughout the Health Insurance Marketplace's open enrollment period, WV Healthy Start/HAPI Navigators are available to help consumers shop for health coverage.