UW School of Dentistry


The Department of Oral Health Sciences, formed through the merger of Oral Biology and DPHS, has revamped its seminar series, offered under the course heading of Oral Biology 575.  In addition to traditional basic research, this new seminar series will cover topics in the clinical sciences, public health, epidemiology, and health services research.  If you are interested in presenting in this series or have suggestions for speakers, please contact Sue Herring (herring@uw.edu) or Richard Presland (rp@uw.edu), the co-directors of the course.

Mondays 12:30 to 1:20 p.m., Room: RR-134.

Oral Biology 575 Autumn 2017 Seminar Series
Jan 8 Opioids in Pregnancy Alyssa Stephenson-Famy, M.D.
UW Obstetrics
Jan 15 Holiday
Jan 22 Antimicrobial Stewardship: Oral Medicine Opportunities Paul Pottinger, MD
UW Infectious Diseases
Jan 29 Orthodontic Treatment and its Effects on Periodontal Health; a Systematic Review Anne-Marie Bollen, DDS, MS, PhD
UW Orthodontics
Feb 5 The Pathogenesis of Research Misconduct Ferric Fang, MD
UW Laboratory Medicine & Microbiology
Feb 12 Non-Invasive Diagnosis of Tuberculosis by Oral Swab Analysis Gerard Cangelosi, PhD
UW Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences
Feb 19 Holiday
Feb 26 Dental Pulp Regeneration: Current Knowledge and Future Directions Vanessa Chrepa, DDS, MS
UW Endodontics
Mar 5 Oral Health and Orofacial Clefting: from Animal Models to Human Studies Basma Tamasas, PhD
Craniofacial Center
Seattle Children’s Hospital
Mar 12 Exam week, no seminar