Dr. Allan Formicola, who led the school for 23 years and chronicled its 100-year history, will receive the prestigious William J. Gies Award for Vision from ADEA.
- February 2, 2017
Learn how CDM has evolved from its early days with just two students in 1916 to its current role as a world-renowned institution on the cutting edge of research, treatment, and education.
- February 14, 2017
Mentors made all the difference on Elizabeth Fadoju’s path to pursuing dental medicine.
- January 11, 2017
The new agreement paves the way for cross-regional collaboration with the University of Puerto Rico Dental School, the only CODA-accredited, Spanish-speaking dental school.
- December 14, 2016
Children who get dental care through Medicaid receive the same amount of care as privately-insured peers, but their oral health lags behind.
- December 12, 2016
Columbia’s George Jenkins, DMD, assistant professor of dental medicine, was honored in a Newark mural, along with Drs. Rameck Hunt and Sampson Davis.
- December 12, 2016
The recently renamed Summer Health Professions Education Program, one of CUMC's pipeline programs, expands.
- October 10, 2016
Columbia College of Dental Medicine researchers have identified stem cells that can make new cartilage and repair damaged joints.
- September 30, 2016
Researchers at Columbia University College of Dental Medicine (CDM) Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) have identified 41 master regulator genes that may cause gum disease.
- September 4, 2016
For the past 17 years, Dr. Eisig has traveled with a multidisciplinary team of 65 medical providers to the Hospital Universitario Hernando Moncaleano Perdomo in Neiva, Colombia.
- August 1, 2016
A maxillofacial prosthodontist and accomplished clarinetist, Philip Terman, DDS ’62 understands more deeply than many that, when their mouths do not function, people suffer.
- July 15, 2016
They were known as the ‘grin and bear it years,’ when a dental filling cost $2, a price too steep for most people who instead resorted to tooth extraction.