Events

  • September 13 2018

    DART Meet & Greet Mixer

    Come out and meet fellow like-minded research-driven individuals in dentistry. Dental Academic Research Trainees (DART) members, including upper year DDS students, graduate trainees and post-doctoral fellows will be in attendance. Learn about research experiences, opportunities and how to get involved from your fellow colleagues who are involved in dental research at Western or have been in involved at other institutions.


  • October 10, 2018

    Dentistry Research Day/16th Annual JT Hamilton Lecture

    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".


  • October 10, 2018

    Schulich Dentistry Research Day-Poster Presentations

    Join Schulich Dentistry on Research Day as we celebrate the research, innovation and collaboration of our faculty and students. The day will feature student poster presentations and the 16th John T. Hamilton Distinguished Lecture to be delivered by Dr. Kenneth M. Hargreaves, DDS, PhD. Poster Presentations 1-2pm


  • August 9, 2018

    Dentistry Student Research Final Presentations

    Please join us as Dentistry’s Research Program students present their accomplishments and conclusions from their summer projects on August 9.


  • Jun 21, 2018

    Dentistry Student Research Presentations

    Dentistry’s Research Program students will present an introduction of their projects on June 21. In addition, other dental students currently involved in research projects in our School, are invited to present their work. All Welcome


  • May 15, 2018

    Research Seminar - Alpdogan Kantarci, DDS, PhD

    Schulich Dentistry Research Seminar Series presents a lecture on May 15 by Alpdogan Kantarci, DDS, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Periodontology and Oral Biology, Adjunct Associate Professor, Molecular & Cell Biology, Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine, Cambridge, MA. Title: ‘Host-Microbiome Interactions in a Complex Microenvironment as a Mechanism of Periodontitis and Potential Targets for Novel Therapeutics’.


  • May 10, 2018

    11th Annual Suzanne Bernier Memorial Lecture

    We are pleased to invite all members of the University community to the lecture featuring Elise F. Morgan, ME, MSE, PhD, Boston University. 'The Search for Better Predictors of Fracture Risk in the Spine’


  • Feburary 27, 2018

    Research Seminar - Zhengguo Cao, DDS, PhD

    Schulich Dentistry Research Seminar Series presents a lecture on February 27, 2018 by Zhengguo Cao, DDS, PhD, Chair and Professor, Department of Periodontology, Key Laboratory for Oral Biomedical Engineering of Ministry of Education, School of Stomatology, Wuhan University, China. Title: ‘Role of CyPA/EMMPRIN/MMP in the pathogenic mechanism of Periodontitis and Regulation of Osx and miRNA on the differentiation of cementoblast’.


  • February 21, 2018

    Research Seminar - Carlos Quiñonez, DMD, PhD

    Schulich Dentistry Research Seminar Series presents a lecture on February 21, 2018 by Carlos Quiñonez, DMD, PhD, Associate Professor, Faculty of Dentistry, and Director, Specialty Training Program in Dental Public Health, University of Toronto. Title: ‘The politics of dentistry’. 12:30pm | DSB 0010| All Welcome


  • January 17, 2018

    Research Seminar - Jacques E. Nor, DDS, MS, PhD

    Schulich Dentistry Research Seminar Series presents a lecture on January 17, 2018 by Jacques E. Nor, DDS, MS, PhD, Professor and Chair, Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences, Endodontics, Professor of Biomedical Engineering, College of Engineering, Professor of Otolaryngology, Medical School, University of Michigan. Title: ‘Therapeutic targeting of head and neck cancer stem cells’.


  • December 15, 2017

    NCOHR Seminar - Dr. Moreau

    Dr. Alain Moreau, Director of the Network for Canadian Oral Health Research (NCOHR), will be at Schulich Dentistry to present "NCOHR’s New Programs and Activities: Advancing Collaborative Oral Health Research to Better Address the Needs of Canadians". Location: DSB 0010 Time: 12:45 - 2:00 PM - light lunch will be provided


  • December 13, 2017

    CANCELLED - Research Seminar - A. Kantarci

    Schulich Dentistry Research Seminar Series presents a lecture on December 15th by Alpdogan Kantarci, DDS, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Periodontology and Oral Biology, Adjunct Associate Professor, Molecular & Cell Biology, Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine, Cambridge, MA. Title: ‘Host-Microbiome Interactions in a Complex Microenvironment as a Mechanism of Periodontitis and Potential Targets for Novel Therapeutics’. 12:30pm | DSB 0010| All Welcome


  • November 15, 2017

    Research Seminar - Stefan Ruhl, DDS, PhD

    Schulich Dentistry Research Seminar Series presents a lecture on November 15, 2017 by Stefan Ruhl, DDS, PhD, Professor, Department of Oral Biology, School of Dental Medicine, University at Buffalo. Title: ‘The Role of Glycan Recognition at the Salivary Proteome – Oral Microbiome Interface’.


  • Friday, November 10, 2017

    35th Annual Feasby Lecture

    Please join the Division of Orthodontics & Paediatric Dentistry for their Annual Feasby Lecture, featuring Dr. Alison Dougall, Trinity College Dublin, "Education in Special Care Dentistry - The Way Forward".


  • August 17, 2017

    Summer Research Final Presentations

    Dentistry Summer Research Students will be presenting their final research presentations on Aug 17 - All welcome! MSB 148, 10:30am-2:00pm


  • May 24, 2017

    Research Seminar - Dr. Theresa Guise, MD

    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’’


  • Wednesday, April 19, 2017

    Research Seminar - Keith Kirkwood, DDS, PhD

    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’.


  • Wednesday, February 15, 2017

    Research Seminar - Thomas Diekwisch, DMD, PhD

    Schulich Dentistry Research Seminar Series presents a lecture on February 15, 2017 by Thomas Diekwisch, DMD, PhD, 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


  • Wednesday, January 18, 2017

    Research Seminar - Philip Trackman, PhD

    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


  • November 23, 2016

    Research Seminar - Dr. Catherine Ovitt

    Schulich Dentistry Research Seminar Series presents a lecture on November 23, 2016 by Catherine Ovitt, PhD, Associate Professor, Biomedical Genetics, Center for Oral Biology, University of Rochester. Title: Maintenance and regeneration of salivary and lacrimal glands does not rely on stem cells.


  • Friday, November 11, 2016

    34th Annual Feasby Lecture - November 11, 2016

    Dr. Gordon Payne: "Zen and the Art of Paediatric Dentistry" Friday, November 11, 2016 2:15 - 4:00 p.m. University Hospital, Auditorium A, 3rd floor Dr. Payne is an Adjunct Clinical Professor in the Division of Orthodontics and Paediatric Dentistry at Western University, where he has taught for over 25 years. In 2004, he was awarded the C.Y. Lung Award for Excellence in Teaching. He is also Associate Chief Examiner in Paediatric Dentistry for the Royal College of Dentists of Canada. In 2013, he was awarded a Fellowship in the International College of Dentists. Dr. Payne is a Past President of the London and District Dental Society and a consultant at both the London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph’s Health Care Centre.


  • Tuesday, November 15, 2016

    Fall Awards Reception - November 15, 2016

    On the evening of Tuesday, November 15, 2016, the annual Fall Awards reception will be held for student award recipients at The Garden, Sommerville House. The reception recognizes student achievements during years two through four of the DDS program, as well as contributions from part-time faculty with two faculty awards.


  • October 13, 2016

    Schulich Dentistry Annual Research Day

    The Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry will host the Schulich Dentistry Annual Research Day on Thursday, October 13, 2016. The day will feature student poster presentations and the 15th John T. Hamilton Distinguished Lecture to be delivered by Jocelyne S. Feine, DDS, HDR. Dr. Feine is a Professor in the Oral Health and Society Division, Faculty of Dentistry and also an Associate Member, Dept. of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, and Dept. of Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University. Learn more ...


  • August 11, 2016

    Summer Research Students - Final Presentations

    Dentistry’s Summer Research Program students will present their accomplishments/conclusions of their projects on August 11. 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 (cferrie@uwo.ca). MSB 148 10:30am-2pm


  • May 3, 2016

    9th Annual Suzanne Bernier Lecture in Skeletal Biology - Treatment Opportunities in Knee Osteoarthritis

    The 2016 Invited Lecturer will be Tuhina Neogi, MD, PhD, FRCP, Associate Professor of Medicine and of Epidemiology, Clinical Epidemiology Unit and Rheumatology, Boston University School of Medicine. Title: Treatment Opportunities in Knee Osteoarthritis. 2:00-4:00pm | McKellar Room - UCC 290, University Community Centre | Reception to follow at The Wave. All Welcome


  • April 27, 2016

    Dental Academic Research Trainees (DART) Journal Club

    Dental Academic Research Trainees (DART) are holding their first Journal Club on April 27 (5:30 at the Grad Club). This event will include a light dinner and 10 minute presentation followed by a student-lead discussion about the chosen journal article. Although this is a student-lead discussion, Dr. Al-Osman has agreed to join this event to provide his expertise with regard to this periodontics article.


  • April 20, 2016

    Cancelled>Research Seminar - Dr. Stefan Ruhl

    Schulich Dentistry Research Seminar Series presents a lecture on April 20, 2016 by Stefan Ruhl, DDS, PhD, Department of Oral Biology, School of Dental Medicine, University at Buffalo. Title: Sweet Spots at the Salivary Proteome – Oral Microbiome Interface. 12:30pm | MSB 148| All Welcome


  • March 23, 2016

    Research Seminar - Dr. Christopher McCulloch

    Schulich Dentistry Research Seminar Series presents a lecture on March 23, 2016 by Christopher A. McCulloch, DDS, PhD, FRCD(C), Canada Research Chair in Matrix Dynamics, Professor, Matrix Dynamics Group, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto. Title: Restricting Inflammatory Signaling Through Cell Adhesions. March 23, 2016 | 12:30pm | H101


  • February 24, 2016

    Research Seminar - Dr. Eli Sone

    Schulich Dentistry Research Seminar Series presents a lecture on February 24, 2016 by: Eli Sone, PhD, Associate Professor, Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering (IBBME), Department of Materials Science & Engineering, and Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto. Title: Molecular control of collagen mineralization at the periodontal ligament-cementum junction


  • January 27, 2016

    Research Seminar - Dr. Les Kalman

    Schulich Dentistry Research Seminar Series presents a lecture on January 27, 2016 by Les Kalman, DDS, Assistant Professor in Restorative Dentistry, Chair of the Dental Outreach Community Service (DOCS), Schulich Dentistry, Western University. Title: Outreach, Innovation and Translation. 12:30pm | H101 | All Welcome


  • December 17, 2015

    Dentistry Research Seminar - Dr. Holdsworth

    Schulich Dentistry Research Seminar Series presents a lecture 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


  • November 17

    Fall Awards Ceremony

    Congratulations to our student and faculty recipients!


  • November 13

    34th Annual Feasby Lecture - CANCELED



  • November 11, 2015

    Research Seminar Series - Douglas Hamilton, PhD

    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.


  • October 27, 2015

    Research Seminar Series - Matthias Hannig, DDS, PhD

    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 Vice-Dean, Medical Faculty, Saarland University, Homburg, Germany


  • October 1, 2015

    Research Seminar Series - Dr. Zeeshan Sheikh

    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.


  • October 14, 2015

    Schulich Dentistry Annual Research Day

    Schulich Dentistry is hosting its Annual Research Day on Wednesday, October 14. 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.


  • August 14, 2015

    Dentistry Summer Student Research 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 (cferrie@uwo.ca). MSB 148 | 12-2PM


  • May 5, 2015

    8th Annual Suzanne M. Bernier Memorial Lecture in Skeletal Biology

    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


  • April 21, 2015

    Research Seminar Series – Dr. Faleh Tamimi

    Schulich Dentistry Research Seminar Series presents a lecture by Faleh Tamimi, BDS, MSc, MClinDent, PhD. Assistant Professor, Faculty of Dentistry, Division of Restorative Dentistry, McGill University. Title: Neuroregulation of Bone: Dental Implications. 12:15pm | H101 | All Welcome


  • September 12, 2015

    Dentistry 50th Anniversary Gala

    Schulich Medicine & Dentistry is celebrating 50 years of exceptional education, innovative research and the development of socially responsible leaders at Schulich Dentistry.


  • May 20, 2015

    Awards of Excellence

    Every year, the Celebration of Excellence honours the outstanding contributions of faculty and staff at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry and provides an opportunity to recognize and encourage the ongoing development of outstanding talent found here.