School of Dentistry

Research and Research Training

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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

Office of Research

David B. Morton, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Research

Research Administration

Stefani Sheldon, M.H.A.
Research and Finance Administrator
503 494-8774

Tarn Allen
Grants and Contracts Coordinator
503 494-0546