Research Seminar Series

UCL Eastman Dental Institute hosts a weekly series of research seminars, featuring guest speakers from around the world speaking on a variety of topics. All clinical and research staff and all postgraduates are very welcome to attend. Visitors from other institutes are particularly welcome.

If you would like to attend a seminar, please contact Dr Elaine Allan. You are strongly advised to confirm the time and venue before departure.

Forthcoming Seminars

All seminars take place 1pm - 2pm in Lecture Room 2.

Tuesday 19 January
Dental plaque: social networking on a microbial scale
Nick Jakubovics, School of Dental Sciences, Newcastle University

Tuesday 9 February
Copyright essentials
Chris Holland, Copyright Support Officer, UCL Library Services
Tuesday 16 February
Understanding and overcoming the staphylococcal biofilm
Alex O’Neill, School of Molecular & Cellular Biology, University of Leeds
Tuesday 1 March

DDent upgrades:

(i) Schoolchildren's participation in developing education materials about dental trauma.
Elavarasi Kuppusamy

(ii) Collagen ultrastructure of dentine in primary teeth affected with osteogenesis imperfecta and dentinogenesis imperfect.
Albatool Shinawi

Tuesday 8 March
Cell responses to periprosthetic wear particles
Joanne Tipper, School of Biomedical Sciences, Leeds University
Tuesday 15 March

DDent upgrades:

(i) Modification of dental composite monomers and activators to improve monomer conversion of a novel composite.
Shaikha Al Marhubi

(ii) Investigating the substructure of enamel white spot lesion.
Shaima Sarkhouh

Tuesday 22 March
DDent upgrade:
Antibacterial properties of novel dental composites under development for paediatric dentistry
Nick Lygidakis, Paediatric Dentistry