Join the School of Dentistry this Thursday for its annual Research Day, highlighting the research activities and achievements made by faculty, staff, and students within the school. Research is an integral component of the school’s mission, significantly contributing to the education and clinical training of students.
Thursday, Mar. 31
12 to 4 p.m.
Collaborative Life Sciences Building
Luisa A. DiPietro, D.D.S., Ph.D., professor and director of the Center for Wound Healing and Tissue Regeneration at the University of Illinois, Chicago, who will present the keynote lecture, “Wound healing – Inside and out,” at 12:30 p.m. DiPietro’s laboratory studies how wounds heal, with the ultimate goal of developing therapies that will allow humans to regenerate perfect tissue after an injury.
The day will also include welcome messages from the School of Dentistry’s associate dean for research David B. Morton, Ph.D., Student Research Fellowship Awards, and poster presentations.