Department Of Clinical Research


The department of Clinical Research aims to promote the clinically-applicable translational element of the Institute's research, within the following main themes:

Wound healing

  • Translational and experimental research in soft and hard tissue regeneration
  • Healing processes following non- surgical and surgical procedures in health and in chronic diseases
  • Treatment of peri-implant infections
  • Tissue engineering of muscles for facial deformities

Inflammation and Infection

  • Periodontal and oral medicine
  • The role of the oral microorganisms in these disease states
  • The influence of genetic susceptibility on both the colonisation of and the response to bacteria
  • The systemic effects of oral disease on systemic health (cardiovascular disease, diabetes, osteoporosis and cancer)

Outcome-based Oral Health

  • Systematic reviews in oral health and implant dentistry
  • Innovative methodology in data synthesis and patient-centered outcomes

Staff and Contact

Chair Dr Stefano Fedele
UCL Eastman Dental Institute
256 Gray's Inn Road
London WC1X 8LD
Tel. +44 (0)20 3456 1075

Department of Clinical Research academic staff

Join us as an MPhil/PhD student or a post-doctoral research fellow.