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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.


Jun 02
A Message to Our Community

Time: 5:30 pm to 5:30 pm

A message from Interim Dean Okeson

May 08
Free Continuing Education Course Being Offered on May 8

Time: 9:15 am to 11:30 am

Addressing Tobacco Use in Dental Settings

Apr 29
Dr. Gene P. Lewis Fellowship Available

Time: 11:00 am to 11:00 am

Deadline to apply: August 21, 2020

Alumni Events

Jun 17
UKCD Alumni Check-Up Hour

Time: 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Hear updates on the college and network with alumni online.

Aug 15
2020 Annual UKCD Alumni Association Golf Tournament

Time: 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Save the date.

Aug 28
UKCD Alumni Reception at KDA

Time: 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

RSVP by August 21

Oct 09
44th Annual Fall Symposium and Alumni Weekend

Time: 8:00 am to 10:00 pm

Save the date.

College Events

Jun 26
Infectious Disease Control Techniques to Prevent and Stop Periodontitis (June 2020)

Time: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Register now for this CE event.

Jul 10
Health Policy and Oral Health: The RDH Advocate (July 2020)

Time: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Register now for this CE event.

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.

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