UIC Advanced Prosthodontic Program Faculty, Residents & Alumni attended the 48th Annual Meeting of the American College of Prosthodontists (ACP) in Baltimore, MD, Oct 31 – Nov 3, 2018. UIC Advanced Prosthodontics is at the forefront nationally, supporting leading Educational, Technological and Research advancements to improve the quality of life for all. Thank you for contributing to a great annual session and
The American College of Prosthodontists Education Foundation (ACPEF) has named Dr. Stephen D. Campbell, Professor of Restorative Dentistry at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry, as the recipient of the 2018 Founders Society Award. The award recognizes those who have made a significant impact on the growth and
UIC PG Pros Program visit to Chicago Prosthodontics, Oct 25, 2018
“It was wonderful to welcome the residents and my colleagues – the Program Director Dr. Knoernschild, Dr. Campbell, Dr. Marinis, Dr. Thalji and Dr. Yang” said Dr. Alexander Chan, partner in one of the most highly regarded and successful prosthodontic practices in Chicagoland.
“The residents were very engaged and interested in the clinical
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.
Founded in Dr. Buckman’s memory, the award, “is for recognition of inspirational excellence and caring and is intended to
An experienced faculty member at Advocate Christ Medical Center and the Loyola University Chicago School of Dentistry, Dr. Robert Bara, has joined the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry’s Department of Restorative Dentistry as a clinical assistant professor.
Bara plans on educating students “grounded on evidence-
Dr. Sharif Mohammad recently joined the department of restorative dentistry at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry as a clinical assistant professor. He brings experience from a variety of dental schools.
Mohammad received his DDS from the Poznan University of Medical Sciences in Poznan, Poland. He also completed a
He had been gone from the UIC College of Dentistry’s faculty for 28 years, but Dr. Robert Deaver always missed teaching there. He recently returned as a clinical instructor in the Brahms Clinic.
A 1982 DDS graduate of the college, Deaver had originally been on the faculty from 1985 to 1990. Before dental school, he had earned a BS in engineering from Marquette University. His practice is in Chicago’s
Dr. Kent Knoernschild, professor, Department of Restorative Dentistry, was elected president of the American Board of Prosthodontics several months ago.
Knoernschild was first elected to the board in December 2010.
“Rising to president of the ABP is an incredible honor,” he said. “Board certified prosthodontists
Dr. Diana Cuesta, a second-year resident in the College of Dentistry’s Advanced Prosthodontics program, was selected by the American College of Prosthodontists Education Foundation (ACPEF) and the ACP Research Committee as a recipient of the ACPEF Research Fellowship Grant.
Her grant application was titled, "Effect of Implant Abutment Material, Ceramic Thickness and Luting Cement on