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Victors for Clinical and Research Faculty Development

Description

The purpose of this faculty development effort is to provide opportunities for Junior Faculty to engage with external experts in their field.

UMSoD Assistant Faculty will have the opportunity to apply to invite a prominent senior colleague who is an expert in clinical, educational or research related areas.

Calls for applications will be distributed throughout the junior faculty e-mail list. Applications will be accepted as funds are available; there are limits funds for this effort.

Applications will be reviewed by the committee for “Victors for Clinical and Research Faculty Development at the UMSoD”; preference will be given to combined applications of 2 faculties or more. A complete list of faculty research interest and expertise is available.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact any one of the Committee members:

Rogerio Castilho, Associate Professor, Department of Periodontics and Oral Medicine
rcastilh@umich.edu
Lucia Cevidanes, Assistant Professor, Department of Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry
luciacev@umich.edu
Elisabeta Karl, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences, and Endodontics
ekarlz@umich.edu
Daler Tarrazzi, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Biologic & Materials Sciences and Division of Prosthodontics
dtarrazz@umich.edu
Yu Lei, Assistant Professor, Department of Periodontics and Oral Medicine
leiyuleo@umich.edu

Schedule

Guest Presentation Date Host
Schedule coming soon

Former Speakers

Guest Presentation Date Host
Mechanisms by which diabetes impacts periodontal disease and oral wound healing January 24, 2019 Rogerio Castilho, DDS, MS, PhD
Periodontics and Oral Medicine
Novel strategies to improve clinical response to immunotherapy in head and neck cancer patients November 8, 2018 Yu L. Lei, DDS, PhD
Periodontics and Oral Medicine
Reactivation of tumor suppressor pathways as a therapeutic approach to manage HPV-associated HNSCC October 18, 2018 Yu L. Lei, DDS, PhD
Periodontics and Oral Medicine
Diabetes and Oral Health: Lessons Learned and Implications for the Future of the Dental Profession June 12-13, 2017 Peter Polverini, DDS, DMSc
Periodontics and Oral Medicine
Oral Cancer Susceptibility and the Salivary Microbiome: Learning Unique Lessons from Fanconi Anemia December 15, 2016 Rogerio M. Castilho DDS, MS, PhD
Periodontics and Oral Medicine
Impact of BDNF on the Developing Brain November 10, 2016 Brian Pierchala, PhD
Biologic & Materials Sciences; Prosthodontics
Compartmentalizing RET Receptor Function May 10, 2016 Brian Pierchala, PhD
Biologic & Materials Sciences; Prosthodontics
Innate Immune Receptors in Infection, Inflammation and Cancer May 2-3, 2016 Yu Leo Lei, DDS, PhD
Periodontics & Oral Medicine
Efficacy and Mechanism of Acupuncture for the Treatment of Chronic Pain February 4, 2016 Elisabeta Karl, DDS, MS, PhD
Cariology, Restorative Sciences, and Endodontics
Wound Healing: When Less is More January 21, 2016 Cristiane Squarize, DDS, MS, PhD
Periodontics and Oral Medicine
    Petros Papagerakis, DDS, MS, PhD
Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry
Leveraging Genomics to Improve Outcomes for Patients with Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma November 5, 2015 Rogerio M. Castilho DDS, MS, PhD
Periodontics and Oral Medicine
Yuki Ohara, RDH, PhD
ohara.pvoh@tmd.ac.jp
Oral Health Status Among the Older Population in Japan: Relationship to Social Function September 10, 2015 Danielle Furgeson, DHSc, MS, RDH
Periodontics & Oral Medicine
Pain - Stress and ME August 25, 2015 Alexandre F. M. DaSilva, DDS, DMedSc
Biologic & Materials Sciences, School of Dentistry