New York State Academic Dental Centers

Columbia University College of Dental Medicine Launches Implant Fellowship Program

In October 2019, the Columbia University College of Dental Medicine (CDM) marked the start of the CDM Implant Fellowship Program, a first-of-its-kind program for early-career faculty. Supported by Zimmer Biomet and led by Dennis Tarnow, DDS, the director of implant education and a clinical professor of dental medicine at CDM, the program aims to foster deeper understanding of and experience with dental implant restorative technology. Read more.


NYU College of Dentistry: UN Side Event Hosted by NYU and The Lancet Calls for Oral Health to be Integrated Into Universal Health Coverage

Incorporating oral health care into universal health coverage (UHC) and examining the challenges health systems face, the influence of the sugar industry worldwide, and highlighting the importance of public-private partnership were central topics of discussion at the September 22, 2019, United Nations (UN) side event on oral health, jointly organized by the NYU College of Dentistry’s World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborating Center and The Lancet. Read more.