UBC’s Faculty of Dentistry is one of the most technologically advanced dental schools in the world. The Nobel Biocare Oral Health Centre provides a state-of-the-art practice and research clinic that supports innovative education, research, and patient care.
Thanks to support from alumni, friends, and our partners in the public and private sectors, the Faculty will use this clinic to:
– increase learning opportunities
– promote the discovery and application of new knowledge
– offer patient-centred clinical care
What difference does my gift make?
Your gifts allow the UBC Faculty of Dentistry to break new ground in oral health education and respond to the changing needs of our community. With your gift, we can provide students with a distinctive global education and conduct outstanding research that will have a lasting impact on our community.
Dr. Charles F. Shuler served as dean of the UBC Faculty of Dentistry from 2007 to 2017. His leadership during two terms oversaw many changes and advancements. He was instrumental in establishing the clinical specialty graduate programs in endodontics, orthodontics, prosthodontics and pediatric dentistry. He initiated and stewarded the extensive renovations of the John B. […]
Donald Brunette retired in December 2015 from a thirty-six year career as a Professor and former Associate Dean with UBC’s Faculty of Dentistry. He taught and researched oral biology – the basic science of dentistry – developing better surfaces for implants and studying cell migration that made implants fail or succeed. But in addition to […]
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In anticipation of the 50th Anniversary of UBC Dentistry in 2014, an extensive renovation of JBM is underway to renovate into a modern facility for teaching, learning, research and patient service. The first floor includes a new Graduate Student Commons and plans to update the current lecture hall, conference room and meeting room. The second […]
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Students are at the heart of what we do. As one of the country’s leaders in dental education, we need to continue to provide them with the best learning experience possible. This is achieved not only by creating a vibrant and relevant curriculum delivered by our world-class faculty members, but by providing financial assistance for their education.