Media Coverage for UTHealth School of Dentistry at Houston

2018: February to June

Published: June 30, 2018 by Rhonda Whitmeyer

Here's a list of recent media interviews featuring UTHealth School of Dentistry at Houston:

6/11/18  KTRK-TV Channel 13 ran tips provided by the School of Dentistry on how to prevent bad breath.

6/13/18  Assistant Professor Ashley Clark, DDS, provided comments to ADA News about a recent workshop on modern dentistry. 

6/4/18  Assistant Professor Natalie Pereira Sanchez, DDS, was scheduled to appear on Univision's regional news show Primera Edicion to discuss the use of dental sealants to prevent cavities in children and adolescents. The program also airs in Austin, Dallas and San Antonio.

6/2/18  On Univision Houston Channel 45, Associate Professor Antonio Dario Cardenas, DDS, discussed the repair of chipped teeth. 

4/7/18  Advance publicity for the "Texas Taste Teaser" included an appearance by Dean John Valenza  on KPRC-TV Channel 2, where he got up early to talk and showed up early with a batch of his “family famous” homemade chili, which he planned to enter in the Texas-style, culinary competition benefiting the school.

3/23/18 Stem cell research by School of Dentistry student Kelsea Hubka was featured in Science Newsline.

3/24/18 On Univision Houston Channel 45, Assistant Professor Natalie Pereira Sanchez, DDS, discussed treatment options for people with a missing tooth.

3/19/18  Why do so many people fear going to the dentist? Clinical Associate Professor and General Practice Residency Director Michael Chan, DDS, answered that question on FOX 26 News.

3/17/18  You’re not alone if you’ve lost a tooth. On Univision Houston Channel 45, Gisela Bona, DDS, discussed the leading causes of tooth loss and what to do about it. 

3/11/18 Cameron Jeter, PhD, discussed the causes of neurodegenerative diseases on KPRC Radio's Fifty+ show.

3/7/18:  Simon Young, DDS, MD, PhD, was cited in a Rice University news release on a study about a cancer treatment.

3/01/18:  Telemundo Houston Channel 47 is planning to visit the School of Dentistry tomorrow for a story about Dentist's Day. Gisela Bona, DDS, and several students will be interviewed. 

2/25/18 Debra Stewart, DDS, discussed the best foods for your teeth during an interview on KPRC Radio's Fifty+ show.

2/23/18:  In conjunction with the nationwide Give Kids A Smile program, the School of Dentistry and Greater Houston Dental Society provided free care to nearly 300 underserved children last Friday. The community service event, which included a visit by U.S. Rep. Al Green, was covered by Telemundo Houston Channel 47.

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