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2016 Seminars

The Schulich Dentistry Seminar Series presents Research Seminars featuring recognized clinical and basic scientists with established research programs relevant to oral health or craniofacial biology.  Speakers can be from any area of dental research, including preventive dentistry, oral health services, clinical, biomedical or biomaterials.

These seminars are mainly attended by faculty, staff and students within the Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, but all are welcome.

2016 Seminar Speakers


Dr. OvittNov 23, 2016 
 
CATHERINE OVITT, PhD
Associate Professor
Biomedical Genetics, Center for Oral Biology
University of Rochester, NY


Maintenance and regeneration of salivary and lacrimal glands does not rely on stem cells


Dr. McCullochMarch 23, 2016

CHRISTOPHER A. McCULLOCH, DDS, PhD, FRCD(C)
Canada Research Chair in Matrix Dynamics
Professor, Matrix Dynamics Group, 
Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto


Restricting Inflammatory Signaling Through Cell Adhesions


Eli SoneFebruary 24, 2016

ELI D. SONE, PhD  

Associate Professor, Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering (IBBME)
Department of Materials Science & Engineering, and Faculty of Dentistry
University of Toronto


Molecular control of collagen mineralization at the periodontal ligament-cementum junction


Dr AljaboFebruary 8, 2016

ANAS ALJABO, PhD
Doctorate of Philosophy
Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering



Targeted release of anticariogenic proteins specifically to sites of caries initiation


DR KALMANJanuary 27, 2016     
         
LES KALMAN, DDS
Assistant Professor in Restorative Dentistry 
Chair of the Dental Outreach Community Service (DOCS)
Schulich Dentistry, Western University

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