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Periodontics and Oral Medicine

Rogerio Castilho, DDS, MS, PhD

Rogerio Castilho 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 3323B
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1078
Phone 734-647-2150 | rcastilh@umich.edu

Laboratory of Epithelial Biology

Recent Publications


Education

2003 - 2009 - Post-Doctorate, Oral Pharyngeal Cancer Branch at the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR), National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, MD, USA
2001 - 2003 - PhD, Oral Pathology, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
1999 - 2000 - Master of Science (MS) in Oral Pathology, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
1999 - 1999 - Certificate in Oral Pathology, Sao Leopoldo Mandic, Campinas, SP, Brazil
1992 - 1995 - DDS, Pontific Catholic University of Campinas, Campinas, Brazil

Honors and Awards

2003 - 2006 - Fellowship award for post-doctoral training, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR), National Institutes of Health (NIH).
2001 - 2003 - Fellowship award for PhD education, CAPES (Coordination of Training of Higher Education Graduate).
2001 - Edward H. Hatton, IADR Brazilian Division (co-author, First Prize), Brazilian Society of Dentistry for research (SBPqO).
1999 - 2001 - Fellowship award for Master of Science education, CAPES (Coordination of Training of Higher Education Graduate).

Academic Appointments and Professional Experience

2016 - present - Member of the Journal of Dental Research Editorial Board (JDR)
2016 - present - Member of the Journal of Oral Pathology & Medicine Editorial Board
2010 - present - Assistant Professor, University of Michigan School of Dentistry, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA.
1999 - 2003 - Surgical and Experimental Pathology training and service, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
1997 - 1999 - Dental Surgeon, Private Practice, Santa Barbara D’Oeste, Brazil.
1996 - 1999 - Dental Surgeon, Private Practice, Campinas, Brazil.

Research Interests

  • Epithelial Biology
  • Cancer Biology
  • Wound-Healing and Tissue Regeneration
  • Periodontal and Peri-implantitis Biology
  • Epigenetic Modulation of Epithelial Cells

Book Chapters

Rogerio M. Castilho and Silvio J. Gutkind. The Wnt β-catenin Signaling Circuitry in Head and Neck Cancer. Molecular Targets of HNC. Edited by Drs Golemis and Burtness and Erica Golemis. Springer Science, 2014. In press.

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.