Phillip Marucha, D.M.D., Ph.D., is new School of Dentistry dean

Dr. Marucha

Dr. Marucha

Join us in welcoming dentist and immunologist Phillip T. Marucha, D.M.D., Ph.D., as OHSU’s new School of Dentistry dean. Dr. Marucha currently serves as associate dean for research and director of graduate studies at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry.

In addition to his work as a clinician and leader, Dr. Marucha is an active researcher. He has been PI on more than a dozen grants and has been an investigator or mentor on numerous other projects. Dr. Marucha’s research focuses on improving minority health as well as understanding basic mechanisms of human disease susceptibility.

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  1. Congratulations to you Dr. Marucha/ Keep up the good work and continue to inspire more student. I always wanted to be a dentist.

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