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Unique SMILEmobile Gives First-of-its-Kind Access to Patients with Special Needs

UR Medicine’s Eastman Institute for Oral Health today presented a new, custom designed SMILEmobile that provides first-of-its-kind access to people with special needs, including older adults, people with developmental disabilities and other medically complex conditions.

Dr. Stanley Handelman Remembered

Dr. Stanley Handelman Remembered

From the moment you met him, you were immediately captivated. And whether you knew him for years or just a few months, you were changed because of him.

“Stan Handelman was a truly remarkable person, and his insights and advice have had a profound impact on my life,” said Oivind E. Jensen, DDS, MS (GenDen ’76, MS ’78). “Stan’s impact on postgraduate training and the hundreds of dentists he mentored over the years is legendary.”

EIOH WINS NATIONAL AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT

EIOH WINS NATIONAL AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT

Eastman Institute for Oral Health, part of UR Medicine, has won a coveted William J. Gies Award for Achievement among academic dental institutions.

EIOH Director among National Experts Tapped to Address Opioid Prescription Abuse

EIOH Director among National Experts Tapped to Address Opioid Prescription Abuse

Eli Eliav, DMD, PhD, director, Eastman Institute for Oral Health, and School of Medicine and Dentistry’s vice dean for Oral Health, was recently appointed to the National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine’s committee on Pain Management and Regulatory Strategies to Address Prescription Opioid Abuse.

$1 Million Gift to Support EIOH and SMD Students

$1 Million Gift to Support EIOH and SMD Students

Two health care professionals who are passionate about children’s health, especially those with special needs, have committed $1 million to the University of Rochester Medical Center.

Local Woman Pays it Forward

Local Woman Pays it Forward

An act of kindness from her dentist motivated a local woman to pay it forward.