Dr Vanessa Sousa, DDS, MJDF RCS Eng, MS, Cert Perio, MA, FHEA, PhD
NIHR Academic Clinical Lecturer, Specialist Registrar in Periodontology
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Dr Sousa Moreno is currently an NIHR Academic Clinical Lecturer and Specialist Registrar in Periodontology at the Centre for Oral Clinical Research, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, and Barts Health NHS Trust.
Her research is at the intersection of data synthesis and meta-analysis of oral health outcomes, clinical and translational science, periodontology, implantology, immunology and microbial ecology. She combines theoretical, in vitro, preclinical and clinical research to develop and translate innovative science into patient care.
Furthermore, she takes part in teaching, supervision, and patient engagement activities at Barts and the London.
Dr Sousa Moreno completed her DDS, and was awarded her MS and her three-year full-time Certificate of Specialty Training in Periodontology and Implant Dentistry, from Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon, Monterrey, Mexico.
She completed Fellowships in Periodontics and Implant Dentistry at Baylor College of Dentistry, USA, and at Universidad de Concepcion, Chile. She completed a PhD in Periodontology and Oral Microbial Ecology at University College London (UCL), Eastman Dental Institute.
Dr Sousa Moreno has previously undertaken postdoctoral research work at the Forsyth Institute, Harvard University, and worked as a Postdoctoral Researcher in Microbial Ecology at UCL, and as a Clinical Research Fellow in Periodontology and Implantology at Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry.
Sousa V, Moaven H, Betancur D, Yogarajah A, Beltrán V, Lara-Pompa N, Nanayakkara L, Donos N. Public involvement in research: Exploring periodontal and peri-implant health and disease in partnership with Perio@RLH Patient Forum members. Br Dent J. 2020 (Accepted publication).