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UMA COVID-19 Information

UMA Dental Health Programs Attends COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic for Healthcare Workers

Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center (EMMC) in Bangor held a vaccination clinic for healthcare workers at an event on January 23. The UMA Dental Health Programs’ faculty, staff, and … Read More

Free Dental Cleanings and Exams available for children through “Give Kids a Smile Day” at UMA Dental Health Clinic

This year’s event will be held over two days to accommodate COVID-19 Protocols. February 19 and March 12, 2021 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. UMA Dental Hygiene Clinic – Bangor … Read More

Dental Assisting program now available at UMA Lewiston Center

The University of Maine at Augusta (UMA) is pleased to announce that it will now offer a certificate and an associate degree program in Dental Assisting as well as the … Read More

Associate Professor Nancy Foster appointed to ADEX Dental Hygiene Exam Committee

The American Board of Dental Examiners (ADEX) recently appointed Nancy Foster, UMA Associate Professor of Dental Health to serve as the ADEX Dental Hygiene Exam Committee Educator. She will represent … Read More

Rescheduled to March 5 – UMA Dental Assisting Program Available in Lewiston for Fall 2020

University of Maine at Augusta Dental Assisting Program Available at UMA Lewiston Center for Fall 2020 Information Session on Certificate and Associate Degree Dental Assisting Programs RESCHEDULED to Thursday, March 5, … Read More

Two New Health & Society Courses for Spring ’20

There are two new online Spring courses in the Social Science Program! Are you curious about how society makes us sick? Confused about the healthcare system? Concerned about the health … Read More

Dental Health Programs Faculty Publication in the Journal of Dental Hygiene

The October edition of The Journal of Dental Hygiene has published a research manuscript titled, “Practice Patterns and Attitudes of Expanded Function Dental Auxillaries in the State of Maine,” by Dental … Read More

Harvard Professor Guest Lecturer at UMA – Dental Health Programs

Dr. Leonard Brennan, DMD presented a lecture to a class of UMA Dental Health students at the invitation of Assistant Professor Nancy Foster last week. He spoke on the topics … Read More

Free Screenings for Community Members at UMA Bangor Dental Clinic.

Do you want to help a dental hygiene student obtain their license? This year’s graduating class is taking their licensing examination on April 17th, 2019.  Students must find and treat … Read More