Cariology, Restorative Sciences & Endodontics

School extends editing role with Journal of Dental Education

September 10, 2020

Reading Time: 5 minutes Ann Arbor, Mich., Sept. 10, 2020 – The School of Dentistry will continue to have a prominent role in the leading academic journal for dental education as one faculty member replaces another as the publication’s associate editor. Dr. Romesh Nalliah, a clinical professor and Associate Dean for Patient Services, began as associate editor of the …

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Three new faculty members join School of Dentistry

July 29, 2020

Reading Time: 4 minutes New Faculty Updates are published in January and July each year to introduce full-time faculty who have joined the School of Dentistry. Ann Arbor, Mich., July 29, 2020 – The three new full-time faculty members who joined the School of Dentistry since Feb. 1, 2020, specialize in cariology, restorative sciences, and oral and maxillofacial surgery. …

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Jacques Nör reappointed chair of CRSE department

June 10, 2020

Reading Time: 2 minutes Ann Arbor, Mich., June 9, 2020 – Jacques Nör, the Donald A. Kerr Collegiate Professor of Dentistry, has been reappointed as chair of the Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences and Endodontics, effective Sept. 1, 2020, through June 30, 2025.  He has led the department since 2015. In making the announcement, Dean Laurie McCauley noted that faculty and …

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Carlos González-Cabezas appointed Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

May 22, 2020

Reading Time: 3 minutes Ann Arbor, Mich., May 22, 2020 – School of Dentistry faculty member Carlos González-Cabezas has been appointed Associate Dean for Academic Affairs after an extensive national search. The position is responsible for the leadership and oversight of all educational programs in the school, including curriculum development and management, educational quality assessment and improvement, and academic …

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Romesh Nalliah: Study bolsters push for dentists to treat pain with non-opioids

March 17, 2020

Reading Time: 2 minutes Ann Arbor, Mich., March 17, 2020 – A new study about the use of opioids to control pain when teeth are extracted indicates other pain medications are just as effective or more so. Co-author Romesh Nalliah, Associate Dean for Patient Services at the School of Dentistry, said the study indicates that the use of opioids …

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Kenyan TV station covers school’s Global Initiatives program

March 12, 2020

Reading Time: 2 minutes Ann Arbor, Mich., March 12, 2020 – University of Michigan School of Dentistry students and faculty who recently provided dental care for school children in Kenya were featured in a report by a Kenyan television station. Ten dental students, three dental hygiene students and two members of the school’s Internationally Trained Dentist Program went with …

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Tatiana Botero honored by alma mater in Colombia

November 25, 2019

Reading Time: 2 minutes Dr. Tatiana Botero, a Clinical Professor in the Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences and Endodontics at the School of Dentistry, received the 2019 Outstanding Alumni Abroad award given by CES University in Medellin, Colombia, this fall. Botero was selected from a large group of overseas alumni from different schools, including medicine, dentistry and nursing. The …

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‘Michigan Research’ features video about Fontana caries study

August 28, 2019

Reading Time: 2 minutes Ann Arbor, Mich., Aug. 28, 2019 – A clinical trial researching childhood caries, led by Dr. Margherita Fontana at the School of Dentistry, is featured in a video presented with this month’s Michigan Research electronic newsletter. The University of Michigan Office of Research distributes its monthly e-newsletter, which showcases a variety of campus research projects, …

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Edwards, White Receive ADA Awards

September 26, 2013

Reading Time: 2 minutes Ann Arbor, MI — September 26, 2013 — Dr. Daniel Edwards (DDS 1997), an adjunct clinical lecturer at the University of Michigan School of Dentistry, recently received the American Dental Association’s Golden Apple Award for Outstanding Leadership in Mentoring.  The award recognizes an ADA member dentist who has demonstrated a commitment to helping students during …

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Holland New SACUA Vice Chair

May 1, 2013

Reading Time: 1 minute Ann Arbor, MI — May 1, 2013 — Dr. G. Rex Holland is the new vice chair of the Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs (SACUA).  He assumed the position today following his election in March. SACUA is the executive arm of the University of Michigan Senate that advises and consults with the U-M president, …

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