Research

Welcome to Canada’s leading research dental school. Most of our research is inter-sectoral and multi-disciplinary in nature with research programs concentrated in four fields i) Pain and the Neurosciences; ii) Mineralized Tissues and Extracellular Matrix Biology; iii) Biomaterials, Nano-biotechnology and Tissue Engineering; iv) Population Oral Health including clinical, community (rural, remote, and Indigenous) and health-care services research, as well as oral epidemiology studies. By investing in innovative methods and technologies, the Faculty of Dentistry produces research that changes lives.

We host a remarkable span of expertise and disciplines involved in performing research including experts in biomaterials, mathematics, cellular biology, neuroscience, epidemiology, medical anthropology, clinical trials, community participatory research, and educational research.

Research Clusters