news from the school of dentistry

Licensure Exam Changes Among Challenges Faced During Pandemic

Mar 5, 2021

The difficulties wrought in 2020 by the COVID-19 pandemic were uniquely experienced by those educating future health care professionals and preparing them for practice — and the School of Dentistry rose to the occasion.

Latta's Deanship Bridged Eras

Mar 5, 2021

When Mark Latta, DMD, MS, made the uncommon decision in 1995 to leave industry and join academia, he told his family he would try it for three years, serving as associate dean for research at the Creighton School of Dentistry.

New Dental Building Key to Battling COVID-19

Mar 4, 2021

It wasn't planned, of course, but as things turned out, opening the doors of the new dental school building in 2018 also opened the door to managing the COVID-19 pandemic.

Larsen Thankful for Scholarship Support

Mar 4, 2021

Persistence and a thankful heart are central to Maggie Larsen’s successful journey through the School of Dentistry.

Meet the Patient Care Team

Jan 15, 2021

Take a closer look at the School of Dentistry’s patient care team, including members of the front desk, patient care coordinators and patient access team.