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The People’s Science

How a stem cell researcher put his own worldview under the microscope and found a new calling

Head in the Clouds

More than 49 million Americans live in areas where they have little or no access to dental care, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Enter a new concept: Virtudent, a company that would use virtual dental visits to serve those in the so-called dental deserts.

Our Specialty

Patients with disabilities need dental care more than most. At Tufts, they have an ally.

New Oral Medicine Program

Medical conditions such as Crohn’s disease, lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes and HIV and even cancer treatment can cause oral health problems. Tufts School of Dental Medicine’s new postgraduate program in oral medicine will train dentists to care for these patients.

Right from the Very Start

A blueprint for promoting oral health for babies and moms-to-be