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Welcome to the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry

What began in 1962 with a class of 25 students has grown to a college leading in innovation, committed to outreach, and boasting more than 2,400 alumni worldwide. The UK College of Dentistry is recognized as one of the nation’s best dental schools, with a reputation for innovation in oral health education and a commitment to serving the citizens of the Commonwealth of Kentucky.


Jul 07
AADR Announces AADR Mind the Future Mentees

Time: 10:45 am to 10:45 am

Congratulations to Dr. Rubelisa Candido Gomes de Oliveira

May 10
Class of 2021 Future Plans

Time: 10:45 am to 10:45 am

Future plans and event video.

May 08
White Coat & Graduation Ceremony

Time: 11:30 am to 4:30 pm

Join the event live stream.

Alumni Events

Aug 14
2021 Annual UKCD Alumni Association Golf Tournament

Time: 11:30 am to 6:00 pm

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Aug 20
UKCD Alumni Reception at the KDA

Time: 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

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Sep 30
2021 Annual Fall Symposium and Alumni Weekend

Time: 8:00 am to 10:00 pm

2021 Orthodontics Alumni Weekend held in conjunction. More details to come.

College Events

Aug 24
August S3 Meeting

Time: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Practice-based research and the National Dental PBRN with Dr. Gregg H. Gilbert, Distinguished Professor and Chair, University of Alabama

Oct 20
First Annual AADR Kentucky Sections Fall Research Symposium

Time: 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

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Nov 05
Dentistry and KASPER: Management of Pain in the Dental Office (Nov 2021)

Time: 8:45 am to 12:15 pm

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