The research done in the labs of OHSU's School of Dentistry is bringing to light amazing discoveries that are elevating dental healthcare. Scientists at the OHSU School of Dentistry are contributing to several areas of study, including but not limited to, the synthesis and development of new biomaterials for the replacement of lost or damaged oral tissues, cell and developmental biology, oral microbiology, and immunology.
A Message from Our Associate Dean of Research
The labs that are a part of OHSU's School of Dentistry are devoted to conducting cutting-edge research in dentistry as well as fostering the development of young investigators and trainees in clinical research. Our multidisciplinary team is comprised of clinical investigators, laboratory scientists, and public health experts who are committed to the advancement of dental healthcare.
The facilities of our labs are state-of-the-art, and they provide a fantastic venue for discovery. Interdisciplinary collaboration with other OHSU research offices creates an environment of limitless innovation. The School of Dentistry often works with the School of Medicine and the Knight Cancer Institute on groundbreaking projects.