September 13, 2017 Join Schulich Dentistry on Research Day featuring student poster presentations (1:00 pm) and the 16th John T. Hamilton Distinguished Lecture (2:30 pm) to be delivered by Dr. Kenneth M. Hargreaves, DDS, PhD, Professor and Chair, Department of Endodontics, University of Texas Health Science Centre at San Antonio School of Dentistry. Title: "Pain Control: From Current Therapy to NextGen Analgesics". (Read full entry)
August 21, 2017 Dentistry Summer Students presented the conclusions to their summer research projects on August 17th. Faculty, students and staff were able to discuss the various research projects during the presentations and networking lunch. (Read full entry)
June 23, 2017 Brett Hawley, Dentistry Class of 2017, recently took on a rather unexpected role in his final months as a dental student – that of officiant at a friend’s wedding. The groom was alumnus Dr. Jonathan Sanderson, DDS’16, who had a big influence on Hawley during his time at Schulich Dentistry. (Read full entry)
May 08, 2017 Schulich Dentistry Research Seminar Series presents a lecture on May 24, 2017 by Theresa A. Guise, MD, Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology, Jerry W. and Peg S. Throgmartin Professor of Oncololgy, Indiana University School of Medicine. Title: ‘Cancer treatment and the musculoskeletal system’’. 12:30pm | MSB 148 | All Welcome (Read full entry)
April 17, 2017 Congratulations to Dr. Amin Rizkalla (Oral Biology, Schulich Dentistry) for his project entitled: ‘Optimization of 3D-Printed Porous Titanium Constructs for Craniofacial Reconstuction’. Co-Investigators include Dr. Henry Lapointe (Schulich Dentistry) and Dr. Yara Hosein (Engineering). Collaborative Research Seed Grants (CRSG) provide recipients with seed funding for the formation and development of new interdisciplinary collaborative research teams. The intent is to promote new collaborations that build on different scientific and scholarly backgrounds, to facilitate breakthroughs in solving research questions in a collaborative manner, and to position the School's researchers to successfully respond to targeted requests for proposals from Tri-Council or other funding agencies. (Read full entry)
April 16, 2017 David Zuanazzi, DDS, MSc (PhD Student) and Karla Crosara, DDS (MSc Student) from Schulich Dentistry presented posters at the 95th General Session & Exhibition of the IADR / 41st Annual Meeting of the CADR in San Francisco in March. Both students are supervised by Dr. Walter Siqueira (Schulich Dentistry). At this annual meeting, Zuanazzi was presented with the 2016-2017 CADR-NCOHR Student Research Award for achieving second place in the Canadian Senior Clinical Science category for his work "Detection of Zika virus in saliva by mass spectrometry-based proteomic/peptidomic”.
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April 10, 2017 DART invites you to their seminar on Apr 12th (12 - 1 PM) featuring Richard Miron, DDS, PhD. Title of talk: Next Generation Biomaterials for Bone and Periodontal Regeneration.
MSB 148 - Light refreshments served, RSVP encouraged at https://goo.gl/forms/Hjpyin6VFWlu2in43
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April 06, 2017 This award acknowledges Dr. Bohay's many administrative accomplishments including leadership of Schulich Dentistry during a time of transition and strategic planning. Congratulations to Dr. Bohay for a much deserved award. (Read full entry)
March 22, 2017 May 1 - We are pleased to invite all members of the University community to the 10th Annual Suzanne M. Bernier Memorial Lecture in Skeletal Biology, delivered this year by Lori A. Setton, PhD, Lucy and Stanley Lopata Distinguished Professor of Biomedical Engineering & Orthopaedic Surgery at Washington University, St Louis ... (Read full entry)
March 14, 2017 Dr. Richard Bohay has been extended as Acting Director, Dentistry, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University from January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017 or until a new Director is appointed. (Read full entry)
March 03, 2017 Schulich Dentistry Research Seminar Series presents a lecture on by Keith L. Kirkwood, DDS, PhD, Associate Dean for Research, Professor and Chair, Dept of Oral Health Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC. Title: ‘Therapeutic Opportunities to Control Osteoclastogenesis in Periodontitis’.
12:30pm | H101| All Welcome (Read full entry)
February 20, 2017 Dr. Walter Siqueira, associate professor and assistant director of faculty affairs at Schulich Dentistry, has been named Vice-President of the Canadian Association for Dental Research (CADR) for the 2017-2019 term, and President for the 2019-2021 term. (Read full entry)
January 30, 2017 Schulich Dentistry Research Seminar Series presents a lecture by Thomas Diekwisch, DMD, PhD, Professor and Chair, Dept of Periodontics, Director, Center for Craniofacial Research and Diagnosis, Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry. Title: ‘Epigenetic characteristics, genetic profiles, and regenerative potential of periodontal progenitors’. 12:30pm | H101| All Welcome (Read full entry)
January 05, 2017 Schulich Dentistry Research Seminar Series presents a lecture on January 18, 2017 by Philip Trackman, PhD, Professor, Director of Graduate Programs, Dept of Molecular and Cell Biology, Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine, Boston University. Title: ‘Mechanisms of Oral Cancer Promotion by Lysyl Oxidase-Like-2’. 12:30pm | H101| All Welcome (Read full entry)