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Celebrating Black History Month 2018
4 October 2018

This October marks Black History Month in the UK, and there's plenty going on at Queen Mary to mark the occasion and engage with the richness of black, African and Caribbean arts, culture and history.

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 

Antimicrobial chlorhexidine particle research shortlisted for Royal Society of Chemistry’s Emerging Technologies Prize
2 October 2018

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.

Queen Mary appoints Professor Paul Coulthard as new Dean for Dentistry
31 August 2018

Professor Paul Coulthard has been appointed to the post of Dean for Dentistry and Director, Institute of Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London.

Queen Mary researcher recognised for influential contributions to dental research
31 August 2018

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.

 

Academic presents cancer test at major Southeast Asian conference
16 August 2018

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.

New research finds virus-like particles that control mouth cancer
16 August 2018

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.