News Archive

October 2018

Janice Townsend, DDS, MS , Chair, Division of Pediatric Dentistry at the College of Dentistry and Chief, Pediatric Dentistry, at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, discusses the safest Halloween candy for children’s teeth.Read more
The grant will be shared jointly by the college and Case Western as the two institutions collaborate on initiatives to support "dental provider training on tobacco cessation counseling" through the "development of tobacco cessation training resources for practicing dental professionals."Read more
On July 30, Dr. Daniel Cortes joined the college faculty as an Assistant Professor-Clinical in the Division of Restorative Science and Prosthodontics.Read more
Dr. Kelly Kennedy, an Associate Professor-Clinical in the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Dental Anesthesiology, has been appointed as the Director of the Advanced Education Program in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMFS).Read more
Dr. James Cottle is an Assistant Professor-Clinical in the Division of Restorative and Prosthetic DentistryRead more
The National Institutes of Dental & Craniofacial Research has awarded a five-year, $3.1 million R01 grant to Purnima Kumar, BDS, MS, PhD .Read more

September 2018

The College of Dentistry welcomed its new dental hygiene and dental students at the White Coat Ceremony held August 20.Read more
The Ohio Dental Association ( ODA ) Foundation recently awarded scholarships to 13 College of Dentistry students. Scholarship recipients must have engaged in volunteer activities, have financial need, and demonstrate academic excellence.Read more
On Friday, September 14, the Ohio Dental Association (ODA) will present "ED Talks!," an innovative luncheon event that features short, powerful presentations by dental school faculty members at Ohio State's College of Dentistry and at Case Western Reserve University's School of Dental Medicine.Read more

August 2018

The article summarized the perspectives of orthopedic surgeons and dentists who came together at Ohio State for a workshop that addressed the use of antibiotics to prevent infection in joint-replacement patients receiving dental treatments.Read more