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 Health Sciences 575 Spring 2018 Seminar Series
Mar 26 GBD 2016: The Burden of Dental Disease Worldwide Nicholas Kassebaum, MD
Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine
Apr   2 Evolutionary Perspectives on Aging: Thrifty Telomeres and Intergenerational Plasticity Dan Eisenberg, PhD
Apr   9 Sinus Pathology for Dentists and Oral Surgeons Greg Davis, MD
Apr 16 8 Diagnostic Criteria for the Immediate Complete Denture Servander Ramos, DDS
Apr 23 RANKL Inhibition in the Pathogenesis and Treatment of Fibrous Dysplasia of Bone Andrea Burke, MD
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Apr 30 Understanding the Complex Interaction between Dental Care-Related Pain and Fear: The Role of Genetics Cameron Randall, PhD
Oral Health Sciences
May  7 TBA Joan Sanders, PhD
May 14 How and Why to Scan ALL the Fishes Adam Summers, PhD
Biology, Friday Harbor
May 21 Evidence for Pathological Hypersensitivity to Taste Sue Coldwell, PhD
Oral Health Sciences
May 28 Holiday
June 4 Graduate Student/Trainee Symposium