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Gibbs Appointed Interim Chair of Community Dentistry and Behavioral Science

Published: Oct 23rd, 2018

Micaela Gibbs, D.D.S., M.H.A., a clinical associate professor in the UF Department of Community Dentistry and Behavioral Science, or CDBS, has been appointed interim chair of the department.

Tomar Awarded FDHA’s Presidential Oral Health Hero Award

Published: Nov 16th, 2017

  University of Florida College of Dentistry Professor and Chair of the Department of Community Dentistry and Behavioral Science Scott Tomar, D.M.D., M.P.H., was one of two recipients of the […]

Gold Recognized with ADA’s Evidence-Based Dentistry Mid-Career Faculty Award

Published: Nov 16th, 2017

Congratulations to Jaana Gold, D.D.S., M.P.H., C.P.H., Ph.D., an adjunct associate professor in the UF Department of Community Dentistry and Behavioral Science who was tabbed one of the American Dental […]

Dr. Micaela Gibbs receives HRSA grant bringing $1.27 million to the College

Published: Sep 27th, 2016

Micaela Gibbs, D.D.S., a clinical associate professor and the director of Community Based Programs in the UF Department of Community Dentistry and Behavioral Science received a five year Health Resources […]

Gold Elected to Two Oral Health Leadership Roles

Gold Elected to Two Oral Health Leadership Roles

Published: Sep 14th, 2016

Congratulations to Jaana Gold, D.D.S., M.P.H., C.P.H., Ph.D., an adjunct associate professor in the Department of Community Dentistry and Behavioral Science, who was elected to the Leadership Council of Oral […]

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CDBS Meets with Shell Elementary

Published: Oct 15th, 2015

Students at Hawthorne public schools could soon be able to have their teeth cleaned at school—for free

A young child receives an oral health exam.

New Medicaid Policy

Published: Oct 15th, 2015

New Medicaid policy increases the rate of children receiving vital oral health care in Texas and Florida

Dr. Catalanotto testifies before the US Senate Subcommittee Hearing – Dental Crisis in America: The Need to Address Cost, Chaired by Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont.

Published: Oct 23rd, 2014

Dr. Catalanotto is interviewed by staff from the PEW Children’s Dental Health initiative about mid-level providers

Published: Oct 23rd, 2014

CDBS collaboration with the Department of Health Outcomes and Policy leads to ground breaking study on Medicaid and Early Childhood Caries

Published: Oct 23rd, 2014