The OHSU School of Dentistry encourages and supports research concerning dental disease, clinical techniques, oral biology, and basic biomedical research. The basic science and clinical research faculty have their primary appointments, teaching commitments and laboratories at the school of Dentistry.
Research projects are funded by Federal grants (NIH, NSF, NASA) as well as a variety of corporate sponsors. More than twenty principal investigators and numerous technical staff pursue a wide variety of project listed below, ranging in scope from the basic mechanisms of diseases to evidenced-based dental treatment. For further information and opportunities for research contact the principal investigators or the Office of Research Affairs at the School of Dentistry.
|Monday, September 30, 2019||Dean's Seminar||2019 Meet the Mentor|
|Monday, October 7, 2019||Dean's Seminar||Dr. Donald Chi - Toni Eigner-Barry lecture "Alaska Native oral health inequalities"|
|Monday, November 4, 2019||Faculty Research Seminar|
|Monday, November 25, 2019||Dean's Seminar||Eli Schwarz, Richie Kohli, Tobie Jones|
|Monday, December 2, 2019||Dean's Seminar||Praveen Gajendrareddy, University of Illinois, Chicago|
|Monday, January 13, 2020||Dean's Seminar||Jeff Mclean, University of Washington, microbiology|
|Monday, February 3, 2020||Dean's Seminar||Jeff Stansbury, University of Colorado|
|Monday, February 24, 2020||Faculty Research Seminar||Jack Ferracane, Carmem Pfeifer|
|Monday, March 5, 2020||Research Day||Wenyuan Shi, Forsyth Institute, microbiology|
|Monday, April 6, 2020||Dean's Seminar||Margharita Fontana, University of Michigan|
|Monday, May 4, 2020||Dean's Seminar||Frank Franklin, epidemiologist at Multnomah county health inequities related to race and poverty|
|Monday, June 1, 2020||Dean's Seminar||Harvey Schenkein, VCU School of Dentistry. Immunopathology and human genetics related to periodontitis|
|Monday, June 8, 2020||Faculty Research Seminar|