Prof Richard Watt calls for action on reducing oral health inequalities at the International Association of Paediatric Dentistry (IAPD) annual conference.  


Prof Watt discusses US & English national oral health surveys on the BMJ Talk Medicine


Watt, R.G., Heilmann, A., Rouxel, P., Williams, D.M., Tsakos, G. (2016). Aubrey Sheiham: Iconoclast and Dental Public Health Pioneer.. Journal of dental research

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The DPH Group is based within the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, a large, friendly and highly successful academic department comprising of over 170 academics and researchers working in a wider range of exciting public health projects. 

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Flávio de Sousa wins award for outstanding dental research

MSc DPH alumnus Major Flávio de Sousa has won the 2016 prize for best academic work by a dental officer in the Brazilian Air Force, for his MSc dissertation.  More...

Published: Mar 14, 2017 10:21:50 AM

2016 OHI (PreViser) Award

Congratulations to Georgios Tsakos and Anja Heilmann, who have won the 2016 OHI (PreViser) Award, a prestigious research grant coordinated by the Oral & Dental Research Trust (ODRT). The proposed study is titled "Developing an oral health care package for older people living in nursing homes”, and will provide the ground work for a future intervention study on the long-term effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of implementing an oral health care package in English nursing homes. More...

Published: Feb 16, 2017 1:08:51 PM