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From Fox to Wolff: The Impact of W.D. Miller’s Work on Systemic Health, from Cariology to Cardiology

Learn about the importance and impact of Penn Dental alumnus W.D. Miller’s contributions to the field of dentistry through his seminal work on dental caries, or cavities, in the late 19th century. The exhibit features the works of dental pioneers such as Fox, Parmly, and Lavagna as well as current research by prominent cariologist Mark S. Wolff, Morton Amsterdam Dean of Penn Dental Medicine.

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May 12 - December 15, 2023
Library Reading Room, Levy Dental Medicine Library, Second Level, Evans Building
Open to the Public
Black and white photograph of W.D. Miller

Plan Your Visit

On view May 12 to December 15, 2023. This exhibition is free and open to the public and located in the Levy Dental Medicine Library at the University of Pennsylvania Libraries. Exhibit hours are from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on weekdays.

Penn faculty, staff, and students must swipe their PennCard for access. Visitors from outside the Penn community must present a a current, valid government or school-issued photo I.D. that contains an expiration date. Find more information to plan your visit.

Featured image: portrait of W.D. Miller.