RSDM News

RSDM Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Oral Cancer Screening and Health Fair Event

Carrie Stetler | May 15, 2018

Since 1998, RSDM’s  health fair has screened thousands of patients for signs of oral cancer and raised awareness of the disease. Organizers of the event, held earlier this month, celebrated its 20th anniversary by screening nearly 250 residents of Integrity House, one of the state’s largest non-profit provider for treatment of substance abuse disorders.

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Patient Finds Relief from Severe Gum Recession, Tooth Pain

Carrie Stetler | April 2, 2018

Mary Lynn Schmidt was self-conscious about her receding gumline, which was so advanced in one spot that the root of her tooth was exposed. Even worse was her chronic and severe toothache, the result of an undiagnosed nerve disorder worsened by a botched filling. Both problems were solved at RSDM’s faculty practice, Rutgers Health University Dental Associates.

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RSDM Envisions the Future at ADEA Conference

Carrie Stetler | April 2, 2018

RSDM was thinking ahead at last month’s American Dental Education Association (ADEA) conference,  where the theme, “Vision 2030,” was an invitation to explore ideas that foreshadow the future. More than 20 presenters showcased their work.

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RSDM Researcher Leads Group of African Biomed Scientists

Carrie Stetler | January 3, 2018

At a convention of The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology 20 years ago, Dr. Vincent Tsiagbe and his colleagues noticed seven black scientists there. They became the first members of the Association of African Biomedical Scientists, which was founded by Tsiagbe.

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