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About the Center

Welcome to the Southeast Center for Research to Reduce Disparities in Oral Health (SCRRDOH), a multi-disciplinary center at the University of Florida College of Dentistry.

Built on strong community partnerships and led by principal investigator Henrietta Logan, Ph.D., the center aims to reduce disparities in oral health among Florida’s rural populations through community based research and intervention projects based on the best science available and community participation.

Local residents are involved in all phases, from designing research to collecting data to publicizing results and influencing public policy.

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SCRRDOH News and Events

What Should a Dentist Know about Oral and Pharyngeal Cancer?

This question is answered in a SCRRDOH publication recently featured in Today’s FDA.

Is America Getting Healthier?

The 10 signs that America is getting healthier.

New Center Publication now Available Online

Evaluating Tablet Computers as a Survey Tool in Rural Communities

Center’s Publication Featured on Medical News Site!

Dr. Guo and other Center investigators publication “Health Literacy:A Pathway to Better Oral Health” is featured on the “Medical News Today” site.

College of Dentistry News

College receives CT unit accreditation

April 24, 2015

The University of Florida College of Dentistry Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Diagnostic Sciences was granted accreditation for CT-Dental in the area of Dental/Maxillofacial by the Intersocietal...

2015 Acid Etch Talent Show

April 21, 2015

The Acid Etch Talent Show, organized annually by the UF College of Dentistry Dental Ambassadors, has earned a reputation as an entertaining and lively event that showcases the many talents […]

Alvarez, a first-year DMD student, receives three national awards

April 17, 2015

Andres Alvarez, a first-year DMD student at the University of Florida College of Dentistry, recently received three awards in recognition and support of his research activities. He received a research...