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Biologic and Materials Sciences and Division of Prosthodontics

Faculty Profile - Dr. Renée Duff

Renee DuffRenée Duff, DDS, MS

Clinical Associate Professor

Biologic & Materials Sciences

Renée E. Duff is a Clinical Associate Professor and Discipline Coordinator for predoctoral prosthodontics at the University of Michigan School of Dentistry.  Dr. Duff earned her bachelor of science in Biology and D.D.S degrees from the University of Michigan.  She enjoyed several years of private family practice in Ann Arbor before returning to the University of Michigan to complete her M.S. in Prosthodontics in 2004.  Renee has taught clinical prosthodontics at Michigan since 1997.  She directs the foundations complete denture course while presenting guest lectures in the predoctoral dental and dental hygiene programs.  Her primary focus in clinical teaching is with graduate prosthodontic residents.  While being active in many departmental and school wide committees, Dr. Duff is also an acting liaison for the University of Michigan on the American Dental Education Association’s Commission on Change and Innovation in Dental Education. She serves as the co-director of the Scholars Program in Dental Leadership and Leadership Pathway.  Dr. Duff is a member of several professional organizations including the American College of Prosthodontists and is an alumnus of the American Dental Education Association Leadership Institute.  Dr. Duff maintains an intramural clinical practice with focus on prosthodontic treatment and implant therapy.  She most enjoys interacting one on one with dental and graduate students who are passionate about patient care. Dr. Duff's research interests include investigation of materials and techniques that lead to predictable and esthetic dental implant restoration in both fixed and removable situations.