May 17, 2018
Guatemala Service Learning: Dental Students Making A Big Difference in a Small Country
Several dental students at UIC have expanded their horizons through international rotations offered at UIC. Here are experiences shared by three students who recently served patients in the rural highlands of Guatemala.
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May 16, 2018
International College of Dentists Provides Grant for Extramural Rotations at UIC College of Dentistry
The UIC College of Dentistry recently received a grant from the International College of Dentists (ICD) to support travel expenses of seven students to perform extramural rotations at Salud y Paz in Guatemala or Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
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May 15, 2018
Dr. Sath Allareddy Named Orthodontics Department Head at UIC College of Dentistry
Dr. Veerasathpurish (Sath) Allareddy will become head of the Department of Orthodontics on July 1.
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May 8, 2018
Dr. Kenneth Gerhke earns James W. Buckman Faculty Award UIC College of Dentistry
Dr. Kenneth Gehrke, who recently retired as a Clinical Associate Professor, Restorative Dentistry, at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry, has been named the recipient of the Department of Restorative Dentistry’s 2018 James W. Buckman Faculty Award.
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April 30, 2018
UIC College of Dentistry Alumni
Joe Powers, President of the Class of 2018, has found patient care to be the best part of his dental education. “UIC College of Dentistry provides such an amazing service to populations in the Chicagoland area, and I found my work in clinic to be very meaningful and fulfilling.”
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April 28, 2018
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Through ADEA's Student Diversity Leadership Program, UIC dental students are advocating for the communities that shaped them, to improve health and expand career opportunities.
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April 27, 2018
UIC College of Dentistry Peer Mentoring Program: Students Helping Each Other
One of the biggest reasons dental students choose UIC is the level of collaboration we build into the student experience.  A great example of this collaborative learning is the student led Peer Mentoring Program (PMP), part of ADEA at UIC.
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April 20, 2018
UIC American Student Dental Association (ASDA)
UIC has a very strong ASDA chapter providing our students lots of ways to enrich professional training, network and get involved in organized dentistry. From serving in the community, leading volunteer-led health events, to presenting peers in national policy, our ASDA chapter are leading the way for dental students.
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April 17, 2018
Why Dental Students Choose UIC
Why do dental students choose UIC? We offer an outstanding, innovative curriculum that patient centered, problem focused, and community driven. Our community is woven by a richly diverse fabric of cultural and professional backgrounds. We're located at the heart of a world-class medical education and research complex.
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April 15, 2018
Dr. Patrick Smith UIC College of Dentistry
Dr. Patrick Smith, clinical assistant professor, Division of Prevention and Public Health Sciences and the Department of Pediatric Dentistry, has earned a grant from the American Association of Public Health Dentistry Foundation for his proposal, “Understanding community engagement in low-income, predominantly black communities to promote oral health.”
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