Leon Bassi wins Robin Davis DCP Research Award
4 October 2018
Congratulations to Leon Bassi from the Centre for Dental Public Health & Primary Care, Institute of Dentistry, who was recently awarded a Robin Davis DCP Research Award from the Oral and Dental Research Trust, supported by Colgate.
ITI CPD Week 2018
4 October 2018
ITI CPD Week that took place on the 9th – 13th July with dentists from the United Kingdom, United States, United Arab Emirates, Chile, Spain, Vietnam, Australia and the United Arab Emirates. #QMUL
Work by a cross-disciplinary team at QM has made it through to the final of the Royal Society of Chemistry’s Emerging Technologies Competition.
Professor Paul Coulthard has been appointed to the post of Dean for Dentistry and Director, Institute of Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London.
The largest scientific association that focuses on research in the field of dentistry has recognised a researcher from Queen Mary University of London for advances in research to improve oral health in children.
Dr Muy-Teck Teh, a cancer expert from Queen Mary University of London presented his breakthrough oral cancer test at one of China’s largest education exchange conferences last month.
Muy-Teck Teh and colleagues from the Institute of Dentistry had research published this week in the journal Molecular Cancer: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12943-018-0846-5 which provides new insights into how cancer cells send out signals to control surrounding normal cells and metastasise.
In this Q&A, Dr. Teh explains the significance of the research and how it might lead to new non-invasive tests for mouth cancer.
Festival of Communities Event (May 13th 2018)
19 June 2018
Dental students at QMUL used the opportunity of the Festival of Communities at Mile End campus, a festival for residents of Tower Hamlets, to reach out to families to teach them about the oral health needs of their infants and children.