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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.

News

Jul 29
Outreach Shows Progress, Promise in Fighting Oral Cancer Despite COVID-19

Time: 9:00 am to 9:00 am

Prior to COVID, the team provided over 1,000 free oral cancer screenings in the three targeted counties.

Jul 15
UK College of Dentistry Names New Department Chair

Time: 8:00 am to 8:00 am

Dr. Zindell Richardson has been named chair of the Department of Oral Health Science

Jul 08
Okeson Named Dean of the UK College of Dentistry

Time: 8:00 am to 8:00 am

Dr. Okeson has been a full-time faculty member at UK for 45 years.

Alumni Events

Aug 15
2020 Annual UKCD Alumni Association Golf Tournament

Time: 7:30 am to 2:00 pm

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Aug 28
Cancelled: UKCD Alumni Reception at KDA

Time: 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

RSVP by August 21

Oct 09
Postponed: 44th Annual Fall Symposium and Alumni Weekend

Time: 8:00 am to 10:00 pm

This event has been postponed.

College Events

Aug 28
Oral Hygiene Products Update: Navigating the Product Aisle for Oral Health (Aug 2020)

Time: 8:45 am to 12:00 pm

Register now for this CE event.

Sep 11
Management of Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office (Sept 2020)

Time: 8:45 am to 12:00 pm

Register now for this CE event.

Sep 25
Implant Site Preparation: Current Guidelines and Techniques (Sept 2020)

Time: 8:45 am to 12:00 pm

Register now for this CE event.

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