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Periodontics and Oral Medicine

Cristiane Squarize, DDS, MS, PhD

Cristiane Squarize PhotoAssistant Professor

Division of Oral Pathology/Medicine/Radiology
Department of Periodontics and Oral Medicine
University of Michigan School of Dentistry
1011 N. University Ave Rm #3210
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1078
734-615-3406   |  csquariz@umich.edu
Squarize Lab

Recent Publications


Education

2003 - 2009 - Post-Doctorate, Oral Pharyngeal Cancer Branch (OPCB) at the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR), National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, MD, USA
2005 - PhD, Oral Pathology, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
2003 - MS, Oral Pathology, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
1995 - DDS, Pontific Catholic University of Campinas, Campinas, Brazil

Honors and Awards

2003 - 2005 - Fellowship award for post-doctoral training, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR), National Institutes of Health (NIH)
2003 - Fellowship award for PhD education, FAPESP (Foundation for the support of research from the State of Sao Paulo)
2002 - Unilever Travel Award, International Association of Dental Research (IADR), 80th Meeting of the International Association for Dental Research/AADR/CADR
2001 - 2003 - Fellowship award for Master of Science education, FAPESP (Foundation for the support of research from the State of Sao Paulo)
2001 - Edward H Hatton, IADR Brazilian Division - (First Prize) - Brazilian Society of Dentistry for research (SBPqO)

Academic Appointments and Professional Experience

2010 - present - Assistant Professor, University of Michigan School of Dentistry, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
2001 - 2003 – Surgical and Experimental Pathology training and service, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
1996 - 2001 - Dental Surgeon, Proprietor, Private Practice, Campinas, Brazil

Research Interests

  • Head and Neck Cancers
  • Tumor Suppressors
  • Stem Cells
  • Wound-Healing and Tissue Regeneration
  • Pathology

Book Chapters

Squarize CH, Castilho RM, Leopoldino AM. Drug Target Validation. Current Methods in Medicinal Chemistry and Biological Physics Vol. 2. Edited by Carlton A Taft, Carlos HTP Silva. Research Signpost 167-186, 2008.

Squarize CH, Castilho RM. Emerging animal models. In Current Methods in Medicinal Chemistry and Biological Physics. Edited by Carlton A Taft, Carlos HTP Silva. Research Signpost 207-226, 2007.