Behavioral, Public Health and Educational Research Faculty
Michelle Arnett, RDH, MS - Motivational interviewing and periodontology.
Priscilla Flynn, DrPH, MPH, LDH, CHES - HPV vaccination recommendation and provision by dental providers.
Yvette Reibel, EdD, LDH - Obstructive sleep apnea and curriculum assessment/development.
Boyen Huang, DDS, MHA, PhD - Biological and sociobehavioral risk factors for oral conditions.
Biomaterials, Biomechanics and Technology Faculty
Robert Jones, DDS, PhD - Developing strategies to reduce biofilm coverage and effects of sucrose exposure.
Isha Mutreja, PhD, MSc - Osseointegrated devices.
Alex Fok, PhD, MSc - Stress and structural analysis of biomaterials.
Hooi Pin Chew, BDS, FDSRCS, PhD - Development of in vivo diagnostics for dental caries.
Jorge Perdigao-Henriques, DMD, MS, PhD - Dental adhesives, composite resins and dental whitening.
Thorsten Gruenheid, DDS, Dr med dent, PhD, MHA - Orthodontic materials.
Dhiraj Kumar, PhD - Development of nanoparticulate composite for biomedical applications.
Oral Microbiology, Virology, Immunology and Cancer Faculty
Massimo Costalonga, DMD, PhD - Host-microbe interaction at the mucosal interface.
Sven Gorr, PhD - Development of antimicrobial peptides.
Mark Herzberg, DDS, PhD - Oral microbiology.
Paul Jardine, BSc, DUT, PhD - Virus structure and assembly.
Bruno Lima, DDS, PhD - Bacterial-environmental interactions.
Louis Mansky, PhD - Viral mutagenesis, evolution and particle assembly and transmission.
Julie Olson, PhD - CNS immune response to viral infection.
Rajaram Gopalakrishnan, BDS, PhD - Head and neck cancer.
Chong Wang, PhD - Epstein-Barr viral infection and cancer development.
Wei Zhang, PhD - Structural analysis of enveloped viruses.
Larry Wolff, MS, PhD, DDS - Bacterial etiology of periodontal diseases.
Systems Biology of the Orofacial Complex Faculty
Kristin Artinger, PhD - Development of craniofacial structures.
David Bereiter, PhD - Peripheral and central mechanisms of craniofacial pain.
Eric Jensen, PhD - Regulation of bone health and disease.
Serhii Khasabov, MD, PhD - Development of pain sensitization and hyperalgesia.
Iryna Khasabova, PhD - Mechanisms of cancer pain.
Donald Simone, PhD - Neural encoding of pain and hyperalgesia.
Rajaram Gopalakrishnan, BDS, PhD - Mechanisms of bone remodeling.
Estephan Moana Filho, DDS, MS, PhD - Chronic temporomandibular joint pain.
Donald Nixdorf, DDS, MS - Diagnosis and management of chronic orofacial pain.
Kim Mansky, PhD - Cell signaling in bone remodeling.
Amy Tasca, DDS, PhD - Bone biology and osteoclast differentiation.
Julie Olson, PhD - Autoimmune disease and pain.
Clinical and Translational Research Faculty
Alvin Wee, DDS, BDS, MS, MPH, PhD - Color science of restorative materials.
WookJin Seong, DDS, MS, PhD, FACP - Mechanical properties of long bone.
Paul Olin, DDS, MS - CAD/CAM prosthetics and Implants.
Mike John, PhD, DMD, MPH - Assessment of outcomes of common oral treatments.
Eric Schiffman, DDS, MS - Diagnostic criteria for TMD disorders.
Stephen Shuman, DDS, MS, FGSA - Treatment planning and care delivery of geriatric patients.
Hari S. Prasad - Hard tissue research lab.