Seminars and events

The School of Dentistry hosts a number of lectures, seminars and other learning opportunities for students, faculty, staff and alumni, as well as the Richmond community. Be sure to check back often for a complete list of upcoming events.

Philips Institute Seminar Series
March 4, 2015
Dr. Renfeng Li, Department of Oral and Craniofacial Molecular Biology, presents 'Herpesvirus ProteinKinase Regulates Host Signaling Pathways to Facilitate Viral Replication.'

Philips Institute Seminar Series
March 18, 2015
Dr. Anthony Faber, Department of Oral and Craniofacial Molecular Biology, presents 'ABouT a boy: NovelABT-199-based therapy regresses tumors and can cure mouse models ofpediatric MYCN-amplified neuroblastoma.'

Philips Institute Seminar Series
April 1, 2015
Dr. Scott Henderson, Department of Anatomy &Neurobiology, presents 'The VCU MicroscopyFacility – Bioimaging in the Post-Genomic Era.'

Clinical and Educational Seminar Series
April 8, 2015
Dr. Woon-Hong Yeo, Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering, 'NanoelectronicSensing System: The development of an Artificial Taste Sensor using in intraoral dentalappliance.'

Philips Institute Seminar Series
April 15, 2015
PhD/MS Students

Philips Institute Seminar Series
April 29, 2015
PhD/MS Students

Clinical and Educational Seminar Series
May 6, 2015
Dr. Tiffany Williams, Departmentof Pediatric Dentistry, 'The Role ofVitamin D Deficiency in Early Childhood Caries.'

Philips Institute Seminar Series
May 13, 2015
Dr. Michael McVoy, Departmentof Molecular Biology and Genetics, presents, 'Cytomegalovirus andCells of the Oral Mucosa: Implications for Vaccine Intervention of OralTransmission.'

Philips Institute Seminar Series
May 27, 2015
Dr. Denis Kinane, Morton AmsterdamDean, Professor, Departments of Pathology and Periodontics, University ofPennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, presents 'Epigenetics inperiodontal host pathogen interaction.'

Philips Institute Seminar Series
June 10, 2015
Dr. René Olivares-Navarrete, Department of Biomedical Engineering, presents 'EngineeringStrategies for Dental and Craniofacial Applications.'