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Dental Hygiene Clinic Re-Opening

August 20, 2020

The Dental Hygiene program has been thinking about our patients and hopes that everyone is safe and healthy. Our world has been through a lot and many of us are … Read More

Associate Professor Nancy Foster appointed to ADEX Dental Hygiene Exam Committee

May 13, 2020

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

Free Dental Screenings | Feb 26

February 5, 2020

You could receive free dental care and help dental students obtain their license. Schedule a Free Screening February 26, 2020, to see if you Qualify The UMA-Bangor Dental Hygiene graduating … Read More

Two New Health & Society Courses for Spring ’20

November 25, 2019

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 faculty presented fall continuing education for the Maine Nutrition Council

November 7, 2019

Faculty member Kathryn Walker was a presenter for the Maine Nutrition Council continuing education fall event “Life Stages: Oral Health and Nutrition,” held at the Dental Health Programs UMA Bangor … Read More

UMA Dental Hygiene Students Invited to EMMC’s Pediatric Center for Halloween Event

October 30, 2019

The UMA Dental Hygiene Program students were recently invited to attend and host a booth at the Eastern Maine Medical Center Primary Pediatric Care Center’s Annual Halloween event in Bangor … Read More

Maine Dental Hygienist Association and the Delta Dental Foundation Donate to Campus Pantry

October 30, 2019

On Monday, October 21st we celebrated the kindful donation to the UMA Bangor Campus food pantry, Food for Thought, by the Maine Dental Hygienist Association and the Delta Dental Foundation. … Read More

Dental Health Programs Faculty Publication in the Journal of Dental Hygiene

October 22, 2019

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

Associate Professor Nancy Foster is Selected as a National Dental Hygiene Board Test Constructor

September 24, 2019

Nancy Foster, Associate Professor of Dental Health was recently selected by the Joint Commission on National Dental Examinations (JCNDE) to be a Test Constructor for the National Board Dental Hygiene … Read More

Harvard Professor Guest Lecturer at UMA – Dental Health Programs

March 27, 2019

  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 … Read More

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