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Discovery Channel’s Shark Week features UF shark expert

Published: Jul 27th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Discovery Channel will feature University of Florida shark expert George Burgess in two programs during its 20th anniversary Shark Week beginning Sunday through Aug. 4.

UF’s Library West receives green building certification

Published: Jul 26th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The newly renovated Library West now ranks as one of the most environmentally friendly buildings on campus.

UF psychiatry chairman to serve in NIMH research post

UF psychiatry chairman to serve in NIMH research post

Published: Jul 20th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The chairman of the University of Florida’s psychiatry department is taking a leave of absence to fill a key leadership position for the National Institute of Mental Health.

Meredeth Rowe named Fellow of American Academy of Nursing

Meredeth Rowe named Fellow of American Academy of Nursing

Published: Jul 18th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida College of Nursing Associate Professor Meredeth Rowe has been elected a fellow of the American Academy of Nursing.

UF Dental faculty elected to National Dental Honor Society

UF Dental faculty elected to National Dental Honor Society

Published: Jul 18th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Three University of Florida College of Dentistry faculty members have been elected to membership to the national dental honor society, Omicron Kappa Upsilon.

Dubay appointed director of business services division

Dubay appointed director of business services division

Published: Jul 17th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Lionel J. Dubay, director of the O’Connell Center for 22 years, has been appointed director of the business services division at the University of Florida.

New director for UF Dental Faculty Practice appointed

New director for UF Dental Faculty Practice appointed

Published: Jul 10th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Dr. Roger D. Wray, a clinical associate professor of community dentistry and behavioral science, has been appointed program director of the University of Florida College of Dentistry Faculty Practice. Wray previously served as residency program director for the college’s clinical program in Apopka.

UF College of Dentistry names new associate dean of faculty affairs

UF College of Dentistry names new associate dean of faculty affairs

Published: Jul 10th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — William P. McArthur, a professor of oral biology and director of the University of Florida’s Periodontal Disease Research Center, was appointed the College of Dentistry’s associate dean for faculty affairs, effective June 29. In this new position he advises faculty and college and campus administrators on matters affecting faculty and provides administrative support for the faculty’s role in shared governance.

UF oral surgeon recognized as Dental Educator of the Year

UF oral surgeon recognized as Dental Educator of the Year

Published: Jul 10th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Dr. Matthew Dennis, a clinical associate professor of oral and maxillofacial surgery and diagnostic sciences, has been awarded the Florida Dental Association’s Dental Educator Award.

Health care leader named UF Executive in Residence

Health care leader named UF Executive in Residence

Published: Jul 10th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Lynne Thomas Gordon, a nationally recognized health-care executive, has been named an executive in residence for the department of health services research, management and policy at the University of Florida College of Public Health and Health Professions.