PhD Program in Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences (GSBS) Coordinated by Oral Biology Department
Rutgers School of Dental Medicine Pipeline Programs - Unique programs that introduce high school and college students to dentistry as a career.
Community Oriented Dental Education senior dental students treat patients outside of the school and within the community
Keeping Newark Kids Cavity-Free
Each year, school nurses in Newark encounter students in severe pain because of dental problems. RSDM wants to change that. Recently, more than 150 city students got a check up, tooth cleaning and dental sealants to help prevent cavities, thanks in part to a gift from Oral Health America. Learn more.
Alum Periodontist is Political Leader in Bahamas
Alum Kendal Major is Speaker of the Assembly in the Bahamian House of Parliament, which requires him to wear a Colonial-style wig on state occasions. He’s also the country’s first periodontist. Find out why he hopes some day to become prime minister. Learn more.
RSDM Researcher Closer to Bringing Cancer Drug to Market
A drug proven to kill leukemia cells in animals is closer to reaching patients after an RSDM researcher was awarded nearly $1 million from the National Institutes of Health to fund the process of getting FDA approvals.