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FOCAP Meeting in Nicaragua

 

Central America and Panama Dental Meeting (FOCAP), held in Nicaragua February 27th to March 3rd, 2018

We were thrilled to be part of Central America and Panama Dental Meeting (FOCAP), held in Nicaragua from February 27th to March 3rd.

Our Assistant Director for the Orofacial Pain Certificate Program and former president of FOCAP, Dr. Mariela Padilla was asked to participate as a juror in the research day along with Drs. Current President, Pedro Fernandez; the President of Panama Dental Association, Rodolfo Epifanio; Dean of UNICA in Nicaragua, Alejandra Narvaez; and a delegate from Honduras, Jose Valladares.

Congratulations to the winners! Gabriela Orellana along with Jennifer Aldana from Evangelical University of El Salvador and Andres Alvarado along with Mayuli Arjona from University of Panama.

Dr. Parish Sedghizadeh – a new approach to medical research: crowdfunding

Dr. Parish Sedghizadeh discussed the “funding crunch” for medical research that is leading many institutions to reach out to the public for funding. It currently involves the Keck School of Medicine, the Laboratory of Applied Pharmacokinetics and the Department of Chemistry at USC, Continue reading Dr. Parish Sedghizadeh – a new approach to medical research: crowdfunding

Most Downloaded Oral Oncology Articles – Elsevier

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Congratulations are in order for our alumni Dr. William Billington, Dr. Dain Paxton, and Dr. Rabeh Ebeed who are the authors of Is p16-positive oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma associated with favorable prognosis? A systematic review and meta-analysis which is on Elsevier list of Most Downloaded Oral Oncology Articles in the last 90 days. Find this article here! Continue reading Most Downloaded Oral Oncology Articles – Elsevier