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Northeast Delta Dental Gifts $665,000 to UMA for Dental Workforce Expansion in Maine

Earlier this year, the University of Maine at Augusta (UMA) received a $665,000 award from Northeast Delta Dental to expandRead More

Ask the Dental Expert: MOTIVATE at Home: Maine’s Oral Health Team Based Initiative: Vital Access to Education

Associate Professor and Coordinator of the UMA Dental Health Programs Nancy Foster is Co-presenting a live Zoom informational session onRead More

Adult and Child Mandated Reporter Training Course Available

Deadline to Register: October 2nd, 2023 This continuing education course is scheduled for October 6, 8am-12pm. It is sponsored byRead More

Dental Hygiene Faculty Nominated Chair and Vice Chair of the Maine Board of Dental Practice

The UMA Dental Health Programs is pleased to announce that two faculty members have been nominated and now serve inRead More

UMA Bangor Dental Hygiene Clinic Partners with Maine Bureau of Veterans’ Services to Provide Free Dental Hygiene Services to Veterans

The Maine Bureau of Veterans’ Services (MBVS) and participating clinics, including the University of Maine at Augusta’s (UMA) Dental HygieneRead More

Free Dental Hygiene Clinic for Children at UMA Lewiston Center

UMA’s Lewiston Center has a free Dental Hygiene Clinic currently running for children 0-17 years of age. Appointments are requiredRead More

DHP Faculty Co-authored publication

Nancy Foster, Dental Health Programs Coordinator, co-authored the manuscript Periodontal Staging and Grading: An International Dental Hygiene Survey, published inRead More

Dental Hygiene Students Volunteer for Special Olympics event in Orono

Four UMA Dental Hygiene Students and Associate Professor Nancy Foster volunteered at the annual 2022 Special Olympics hosted on JuneRead More

UMA DHP Faculty accepted to Dental School

We extend warm congratulations to our 2016 Dental Health Programs alum and current dental hygiene faculty member, Ahmad Jawad, forRead More

Program Offering Veterans Free Dental Services at UMA Bangor Dental Clinic Ends April 29th

There is still time for qualifying veterans to take advantage of free preventative dental hygiene services at UMA-Bangor Dental HygieneRead More