December 01, 2015 The summer student research program provides an opportunity for students enrolled in the DDS program to contribute to clinical and basic science research being performed in Schulich Dentistry. Each year, there are a limited number of 12-week studentships awarded by competition.
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November 30, 2015 Schulich Dentistry Research Seminar Series presents a lecture on December 17th by David W. Holdsworth, PhD, Dr. Sandy Kirkley Chair in Musculoskeletal Research, Professor, Departments of Medical Biophysics and Surgery, Scientist, Robarts Research Institute, Western University. Title: Micro-CT and 3D Printing for Dental Applications. 12:30pm | MSB 148 | All Welcome (Read full entry)
November 26, 2015 With great celebration and School pride, more than 25 awards were presented to faculty and students at the annual Schulich Dentistry Fall Awards Reception on November 17. (Read full entry)
November 09, 2015 Washington, DC – Dr. Michael Shimizu (Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon) was awarded Fellowship in The Academy of Dentistry International during convocation ceremonies held at the Annual Meeting on November 4, 2015. (Read full entry)
October 28, 2015 Schulich Dentistry Research Seminar Series presents a lecture on November 11th by:Douglas Hamilton, PhD, Chair and Associate Professor of Oral Biology, Dentistry, Western University
Title: Multifaceted role of the matricellular protein periostin in dental health, disease and healing (Read full entry)
October 18, 2015 Schulich Dentistry Research Seminar Series presents a lecture on October 27th by Matthias Hannig, DDS, PhD, Professor & Director, Clinic of Operative Dentistry, Periodontology & Preventive Dentistry, Former Vice-President, Research and Technology Transfer
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September 14, 2015 On August 28, 2015, Dr. Michael Shimizu was inducted into the International College of Dentists, along with 20 other dentists from the province of Ontario. The Fellows will be formally welcomed at a luncheon being held at the ODA Annual Spring Meeting on May 6, 2016. (read more) (Read full entry)
September 08, 2015 The Network for Canadian Oral Health and Research (NCOHR) recently sponsored a Summer Workshop on Technology Transfer and Commercialization (TTC) hosted by the University of Toronto, July 30-31, 2015. Two Schulich Dentistry research trainees (Rajesh Gupta and Yara Hosein) and two faculty members (Drs. Les Kalman and Ali Tassi) attended the workshop, all with an interest in translational impact and technology transfer. (Read full entry)
August 17, 2015 It is with great sadness that we share the news of the passing of Dr. Walter Teteruck, chair, Continuing Dental Education, and professor emeritus, Schulich Medicine & Dentistry, Western University. (Read full entry)
August 07, 2015 Presentations Dentistry’s Summer Research Program students will present their accomplishments/conclusions of their projects on August 14th. In addition, other dental students currently involved in research projects in our School, are invited to present their work. Dental Faculty and lab members are encouraged to attend. More information or inquires can be sent to Cathy Ferrie (firstname.lastname@example.org).
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July 22, 2015 Congratulations to several Schulich Medicine & Dentistry faculty and alumni who are the recipients of 2015 London & District Dental Society (LDDS) Awards, which were announced on April 16 at the LDDS Awards Dinner. (Read full entry)
June 14, 2015 The first of the two summer research presentations will be held on June 17th. It is mandatory for Dentistry Summer Research Program Students to present an introduction of their project, and supervisors are also expected to attend. (Read full entry)
June 08, 2015 We are ready to begin the first chapter of our strategic planning process. One of the first engagement activities is to obtain ideas from faculty, staff and students through facilitated focus groups. Read more about these sessions and the sign-up process. (Read full entry)
April 23, 2015 We are pleased to invite all members of the University community to the 8th Annual Suzanne M. Bernier Memorial Lecture in Skeletal Biology on May 5th, delivered this year by Nancy E. Lane, MD, University of California, Davis. Title: Treatment for bone diseases and inflammatory arthritis …with a little help from your own stem cells. 2:00 pm | McKellar Room | UCC 290 | University Community Centre | Reception to follow at The Wave - All Welcome
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April 14, 2015 On Monday, April 13, Schulich Dentistry students took over our School's Twitter account [@SchulichMedDent] as guest tweeters answering questions about Interview Weekend and our School’s student experience live on Twitter. (Read full entry)
April 08, 2015 Wednesday, April 15 - A presentation will be made by Renishaw entitled 3D Printing Technologies for Dental & Medical Devices. MSB 148 | 10am-12pm. Time is also available Wed afternoon, or Thurs morning to meet with representatives of Renishaw to discuss research and educational opportunities - please contact Shannon at email@example.com.
Topics to be discussed include: overview of metal additive manufacturing (AM) | optimisation for dental applications | AM production routes for medical devices | dental AM devices – tooth & implant supported | clinical evidence for the safety and efficacy of these devices | novel AM device developments, e.g. cranioplasties. (Read full entry)
April 06, 2015 Faleh Tamimi, BDS, MSc, MClinDent, PhD. Assistant Professor, Faculty of Dentistry, Division of Restorative Dentistry, McGill University. Title: Neuroregulation of Bone: Dental Implications. April 21, 2015 | 12:15pm | H101 | All Welcome (Read full entry)
April 01, 2015 Meet our student guest tweeters. They will be answering questions about Interview Weekend and our School’s student experience live on Twitter Monday, April 13. Join us from 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. @SchulichMedDent. (Read full entry)
March 25, 2015 Dr. Dixon is an internationally recognized researcher who put Western on the map for bone and joint biology. Honoured with the university's top award for faculty, Dr. Dixon joins an elite group of faculty members recognized for exceptional scholarly careers. (Read full entry)
February 17, 2015 Schulich Medicine & Dentistry's Dental Outreach Community Service (DOCS) program is featured in the newly released Community Transformation Report from the Council of Ontario Universities (COU). (Read full entry)
February 11, 2015 This year, representatives of Schulich Dentistry were awarded three prestigious international awards from the Salivary Research Group/International Association for Dental Research (IADR). (Read full entry)
January 30, 2015 Dr. Richard Bohay has been appointed to the position Interim Director, Schulich Dentistry, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University from January 26, 2015 to December 31, 2016. (Read full entry)
January 20, 2015 Jan 28 - Schulich Dentistry Research Seminar Series presents a lecture by Henry P. Schwarcz, FRSC, DSc, University Professor Emeritus, School of Geography and Earth Sciences, McMaster University. Title: The ultrastructure of bone and dentin revisited. 12:15pm | MSB 193AB (Read full entry)
July 08, 2014 “You gave me my smile back,” the patient said, beaming up at Rachelle Laviolette, DDS’14, from the dental clinic chair. Laviolette had just finished her last appointment with the patient at Schulich Dentistry’s main adult clinic, a special moment for the fourth year student (Read full entry)
December 21, 2017 Schulich Dentistry Research Seminar Series presents a lecture by Zeeshan Sheikh, BDS, MSc, PhD. Dr. Sheikh is a Post-Doctoral Fellow at the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto.
Title (1): Overcoming the challenge of periodontal regeneration: Monetite cement grafts for achieving more predictable alveolar ridge augmentation prior to dental implant placement.
Title (2): Is a generation of spoon-fed and coddled researchers being prepared? Why it is important to be more pro-active with regards to acquiring funding and scholarships as graduate students and post-doctoral trainees.
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December 21, 2017 Schulich Dentistry is hosting its Annual Research Day on Wednesday, October 14th. Join us as we celebrate the research, innovation and collaboration of our faculty and students. The day will feature student poster presentations and the 14th John T. Hamilton Distinguished Lecture, delivered by Dr. William V. Giannobile, DDS, DMSc. (Read full entry)
December 21, 2017 Congratulations to Dr. Walter Siqueira (Oral Biology) for obtaining major operating research funding from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). Dr. Siqueira was awarded a 5 year grant totaling $614,880 for his project titled 'Novel Salivary Peptides and Their Functions on Dental Caries’. (Read full entry)
December 21, 2017 Washington, DC – Dr. Michael Shimizu (Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon) was awarded Fellowship in The Academy of Dentistry International during convocation ceremonies held at the Annual Meeting on November 4, 2015. (Read full entry)