SJWRI Research Day 2019 featured presentations from academic researchers, invited keynote speakers and postgraduate students, a research poster competition, and the presentation of the SJWRI Awards for 2019.
Research Day 2019 schedule at a glance (PDF, 506kb)
The programme was structured around themes emerging from the SJWRI's well-established Research Programmes, our areas of focus and strength in dental and oral health research. Each year one of our Programmes is featured in the lead session of Research Day. Our Featured Programme for Research Day 2019 was Biomaterials, Biomechanics and Oral Implantology. This year's invited keynote speaker was Professor Patrick Schmidlin, who is the head of the Division of Periodontology at the Center of Dental Medicine, University of Zurich, Switzerland.
Our research programmes
Understanding the forces in the mouth.
Fostering research to improve patient care.
Investigating dentofacial growth and jaw function.
Understanding how students learn and fostering best practices in teaching.
Population and dental health services research.
Preventing oral diseases caused by microorganisms.
Understanding oral diseases in order to improve diagnosis and treatment.