Get the latest update on dental sciences at the 32nd annual Clinic and Research Day, set for Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry, the only dental school in Chicago. The event will take on the appearance of a national dental meeting and coincides with the Chicago Dental Society’s
Some people who view ancient human remains, may just see the body in front of them. Anthropologists tend to see someone’s family member or perhaps someone who had an impact in their community. In other words, they see the life once lived by that person, beyond the physical remnants.
Historically, anthropology has depended on studying ancient teeth, as well as bones, to date human remains and lend a cultural
Based on article originally published by Jacqueline Carey
A $2 million grant from the National Institutes of Health will help University of Illinois at Chicago researchers study how herpesviruses, and their underlying molecular mechanisms, contribute to increased inflammation in oral diseases,
Dr. Russell Pesavento, a University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry MOST (Multidisciplinary Oral Science Training) postdoctoral fellow and a researcher in the Center for Biomolecular Sciences at the UIC College of Pharmacy, received the UIC Chancellor’s Translational Research Initiative (CTRI) award for 2018-2019.
The CTRI is offered to UIC faculty innovators by the UIC
Annette Merkel, a dual degree (DMD-PhD) College of Dentistry student in the MOST (Multidisciplinary Oral Science Training) program, has received a competitive National Institutes of Health F30 award through the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research. The prestigious F30 is a fellowship grant for dual-degree students who aim to have careers as clinician-scientists.
The UIC College of Dentistry is sending several faculty and students to present presentations and posters at this year's annual AADR/CADR Annual Meeting & Exhibition in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., March 21-24, 2018. This year, the College of Dentistry is represented by over 20 faculty, students and staff making 2 keynote and 11 presentations, and 25 peer-
At this year's 31st annual Clinic & Research Day, current and prospective students, as well as post-grad residents presented over 100 posters covering a variety of oral sciences research topics, including oral biology, regenerative science, clinical translation, and community-based studies. The event was a great opportunity for