Eastman Dental Institute


Lectures and seminars

During term-time, the Institute hosts a series of weekly lectures, seminars and presentations with guest speakers from around the world as well as our own PhD students speaking on a variety of topics. These presentations are open to all UCL staff and students.

Aesthetic Dentistry Symposium: Innovation, Precision and Aesthetic Predictability

Thursday 7 June 2018
In celebration of our Advanced Aesthetic Dentistry PG Certificate’s 10-year anniversary, guest lecturer Professor Stavros Pelekanos and other international specialists will deliver a comprehensive and invigorating programme of lectures. Book now

Research Seminar Series

Every term we invite external speakers to present to our staff and students. All talks are held at 1pm in Lecture Theatre 2, UCLH Eastman Dental Hospital, 256, Gray’s Inn Road. If you would like to attend or present please email andrew.m.smith@ucl.ac.uk

ECPgR Lunch-time presentations

Presentations by current PhD students held at 1pm in the Boardroom, Victoria Wing, UCL Eastman Dental Institute, 256, Gray's Inn Road. For more information please email the Research Student Administrator.

Thursday 12 April 2018
The use of optical coherence tomography as a diagnostic tool for dental caries
Rawan Alkhuwaitem, Paediatric Dentistry DDent

The effect of composition and depth on setting kinetics of SMART composites
Aspasia Katsimpali, Paediatric Dentistry DDent

The effect of hydrophilic components and  viscosity reduction on SMART composite self-bonding to dentine.
Dimitra Saliakelli, Paediatric Dentistry DDent

Friday 11 May

PhDs Annual Research Symposium

Monday 11 June 2018
The use of nanocellulose based materials for the reinforcement of modern canvas-supported paintings and their protection from environmental fluctuations.
Alexandra Bridarolli

Understanding the molecular mechanisms involved in the biofilm formation of S. aureus on human nasal cells
Arely Leyton