Institute of Dentistry - Barts and The London

Dr Elena Calciolari, DDS, MS(Perio), PhD


Clinical Senior Lecturer in Translational Dental Medicine, Honorary Clinical Lecturer with Barts Health NHS Trust

Telephone: +44 (0) 20 7882 3134
Room Number: Office 4, Floor 4, Institute of Dentistry


Dr Calciolari graduated in Dentistry at the University of Parma in 2010 and completed a Master in Periodontology at the University of Siena in 2012. In 2012 she won a 3-year scholarship from the Italian Society of Periodontology, which sponsored her PhD on bone regeneration at the UCL Eastman Dental Institute of London. In 2015 she joined Queen Mary University of London as a research fellow first and then she became a part-time clinical lecturer in Periodontology in 2017. Recently, she was appointed clinical senior lecturer in translational dental medicine. Dr Calciolari has presented the results of her research at several national and international conferences in the field of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry, including International Association of Dental Research (IADR), European Association of Osseointegration (EAO), British Society of Periodontology (BSP), Italian Society of Periodontology (SIdP) and Europerio. She has taken part in the past European Federation of Periodontology workshops and in 2019 she was elected as Osteology Expert Council Member.



Dr Calciolari is involved in teaching activities both with undergraduates and post-graduates at QMUL. In particular, she delivers lectures on periodontal anatomy, oral health and oral hygiene, as well as on the use of biomaterials for bone and periodontal regeneration to undergraduates. She also delivers lectures, seminars and hands-on as part of the foundation course and scientific basis course for DCLinDent and MSc students in Periodontology.

She is a PhD supervisor and a tutor of several DCLinDent students



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