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A Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC study uncovers new details on how bundles of nerves and arteries interact with stem cells.
Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC resident Seonghong Min received a $25,000 research grant for his proposal on the effects of antibodies on the regrowth of jawbone.
Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC community service programs received $10,000 in free oral care products resulting from a pledge campaign from Colgate-Palmolive and the Hispanic Dental Association.
A 1963 article by a pioneering USC alumnus has been reprinted in the Journal of the American Dental Association.
Harry Louis Dougherty, professor emeritus and former chair of the orthodontic department in the Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC, died on Oct. 5.
Satish Kumar has been awarded one of two American Academy of Periodontology Foundation Educator Scholarships.
This year’s Ostrow School White Coat Ceremony marked not only the start of dental education for Parker White but also a new professional and personal beginning.
Born and raised on the south side of Chicago, Rich Morris pursues his passion in dentistry in the Doctor of Dental Surgery program at the Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC.
Once impoverished and afraid for her safety as a young child, former Guatemalan refugee Jackie Lucero is four short years from a new life as a dental professional.
New findings about how cell signaling directs tongue development may have big clinical applications for healing tongue defects, according to an Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC study published in The Journal of Biological Chemistry.
Clinical training for Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC students will become more state-of-the-art thanks to a donation from the dental equipment company Bien-Air USA Inc.
Stem cells found in mouth tissue can not only become other types of cells but can also relieve inflammatory disease, according to a new Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC study.
Gerald Lee Vale DDS ’54, a forensic dentistry expert and retired faculty member of the Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC, died on July 19. He was 87.
Robert Avakian ’50 DDS ’54, former faculty member and supporter of the Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC, died on July 1. He was 84.
The Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC received the most funds of any private dental school from the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research in 2012.
Imagine walking for days to a makeshift mobile medical clinic to receive free health care, then standing in line with more than 1,000 others for days, hoping to be treated.
Stephanie Gonzalez, an advanced periodontology resident at the Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC, has been named a member of the Order of Areté.
Hugh Kopel, Professor Emeritus of Pediatric Dentistry at the Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC, died on May 22. He was 94.
The International Association of Dental Research honored two scientists from the Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC at the association’s general session opening ceremonies in Seattle.
Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC students and faculty produced dozens of joyous expressions during Give Kids a Smile Day on Feb. 1.
James “Jim” Simon, Advanced Endodontics program director and the Wayne G. and Margaret L. Bemis Professor of Endodontics at the Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC, died on Feb. 3.
An open-air structure with a single wall and three curtains that usually served as a local church had found a new function — it was transformed overnight into a dental clinic in Africa.
The Dental Hygiene Class of 2013 at the Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC completed a record 288 free oral cancer screenings and encouraged smokers to kick the habit as part of the American Cancer Society’s Great American Smokeout.
The Explorer, a magazine published at the Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC has been honored as the best North American dental student publication of 2011.
The Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC has launched a new online program aimed at busy practicing dentists who want to enhance their competency in treating geriatric patients.
The Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC’s Mobile Clinic provided military veterans with much-needed dental care during the Compton Stand Down.
Poor oral health, dental disease and tooth pain can put children at a serious disadvantage in school, according to a new Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC study.
Forty-five high school and college students visited the Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC for a crash course in the dental profession.
Capping 11 years at USC, George Abichaker received the 2012 Charley Schultz Resident Scholar Award from the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO). He accepted the award at the association’s annual session last month.
The Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC honored its student, resident and faculty researchers during its annual Research Day celebration on Feb. 15 at the Galen Center.
The Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC took part in the national Give Kids a Smile Day service event on Feb. 3 by providing free dental screenings and oral health education to local elementary school children.
Dozens of patients in Thailand received free dental care from first-year Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC advanced endodontics resident Sue Suh during her mid-December trip to the Southeast Asian nation.
A staff member at the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC will be honored on Dec. 6 for her outstanding efforts in oral health education.
A new program at the Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC allows dentists from around the world to enrich their clinical skills – all from the convenient location of their practices.
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is a cause of the most common salivary gland cancers, according to a new study from the Laboratory for Developmental Genetics at the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC.