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Oral Health Sciences Seminar Series


School of Dentistry Oral Health Sciences Research Seminars

The Office of Research & Research Training coordinates the school wide Oral Health Sciences Seminar Series.  Students, faculty, postdocs and trainees are welcome to attend the seminars. 

Seminars are Thursdays, Noon - 1:00pm in Dentistry G550
Contact: Office of Research & Research Training   -  734-615-1970

DATE Speaker / Event
JANUARY 14 Arul Chinnaiyan, MD, PhD
University of Michigan Cancer Center
JANUARY 21 Luisa A. DiPietro, DDS, PhD
University of Illinois at Chicago
JANUARY 28 Mock Study Section
David Kohn, Paul Krebsbach and Russell Taichman
University of Michigan School of Dentistry
FEBRUARY 4 Yuji Mishina, PhD
Department of Biologic & Materials Sciences
University of Michigan School of Dentistry

Research Day

Pamela Den Besten, DDS, MS
Professor Department of Orofacial Sciences
Chair, Division of Pediatric Dentistry
UCSF School of Dentistry
FEBRUARY 11 Ricardo P. Teles, DDS, DMSc
Sponsored by: Periodontics and Oral Medicine
FEBRUARY 18 Dennis J. Fasbinder, DDS
Cariology, Restorative Sciences & Endodontics
University of Michigan School of Dentistry
FEBRUARY 25 Larry Suva, PhD
College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Texas A&M University
MARCH 10 Vincent E. Groppi, PhD
Life Sciences Institute
University of Michigan
MARCH 17 AADR WEEK - No Seminar
MARCH 24 Sean P. Palecek, PhD
University of Wisconsin - Madison
MARCH 31 Kyriacos A. Athanasiou, PhD, PE
Biomedical Engineering
University of California Davis
APRIL 7 Andrew Fribley, PhD
Department of Pediatrics & Otolaryngology
Wayne State University School of Medicine
APRIL 14 Roger B. Fillingim, PhD
University of Florida College of Dentistry
APRIL 28 Stavros Thomopoulos, PhD
Orthopaedic Surgery
Columbia University
MAY 12 Genevieve Romanowicz
DDS/OHS PhD Candidate
University of Michigan School of Dentistry


Programs who host within the seminar series include:
Oral Health Sciences PhD Program
Tissue Engineering at Regeneration Training Grant (TEAM)
UM's Temporomandibular Joint Disorders and Orofacial Pain Interdisciplinary Consortium (UM-TOPIC's)
Clinical Research Core at Dentistry
Office of Research & Research Training
Departments within the School of Dentistry
and Special Events