Oral and Craniofacial Sciences Research

The Department of Oral and Craniofacial Sciences emphasizes multi-disciplinary approach to research and graduate education. We employ a dedicated staff and maintain state-of-the-art equipment to support our world-renowned faculty’s high level of research grant funding. In addition to research, our faculty are committed to supporting and developing graduate and post-graduate students in their educational and research efforts.

The Department of Oral and Craniofacial Sciences has three main focus areas for research — biomaterials/bioenginering, mineralized tissue biology and translational and clinical research. Faculty across these areas regularly collaborate in innovative ways to make the best use of the talents of individuals in the department.

Biomaterials/Bioengineering of Biological Tissues and Replacements
Mineralized Tissue Biology
Translational and Clinical Research
Center of Excellence in the Study of Dental and Musculoskeletal Tissue