Penn Dental Medicine

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Penn Dental Study Finds Possible Joint Culprit in Early Childhood Caries »

Jun 21, 2017 Study by lab of Dr. Michel Koo finds Candida albicans may be a joint culprit in a form of severe tooth decay in toddlers known as early childhood caries.


Penn Dental Student Takes First Place in National Clinical Case Contest »

Jun 16, 2017 Saro Atam, D'18, will represent the U.S. in the Dentsply Sirona Restorative Global Clinical Case Contest 2016-2017, to be held June 26, 2017 in Germany.


Penn Dental Awarded $650K Delta Dental Grant to Expand Community Outreach »

Jun 14, 2017 The grant will support PennSmiles, the school’s long-standing education and clinical care program for school children and their families in West and Southwest Philadelphia.

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Research Updates

A quick update on Penn Dental Medicine research with a snapshot of recent publications and grant awards. Review list »

Alumni Giving Report 2017

Thank you to all our donors for their generosity during the 2016 fiscal year and for all that their generosity has made possible.View report »

Commencement 2017

Congratulations Class of 2017! You can rewatch the commencement ceremony from our webcast. Rewatch the ceremony » View commencement photos »
The Evans Building Centennial Renaissance project has transformed the school's historic Thomas Evans Building. This $37-million reconstruction began in 2015 and was completed in the spring 2017.
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The Robert Schattner Center
University of Pennsylvania
School of Dental Medicine
240 South 40th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6030