AADR Buffalo Section Activities
The AADR Buffalo Section sponsors periodic lunch and learns, a symposium, and a student research award each year.
Lunch and Learn Seminar Series
Lunch and learn seminars are informal gatherings to bring students, faculty and other researchers together to interact and promote collaboration. It includes 15 min seminars from speakers with diverse interests relevant to dental research. All members are invited and encouraged to attend.
Schedule for lunch and learn seminars - Fall 2013
Time: Wednesdays, 12:00 - 12:45 (Lunch served at 12:00, seminars begin at 12:15)
Location: 325 Squire Hall (9/11) and 326 Squire Hall (9/29, 10/9 and 11/16)
Lecture 1: Wednesday, 8/28
Panel discussion: Dr. Frank Scannapieco, DDS, PhD, Dr. Sebastiano Andreana, DDS, Dr. Scott McCall, PhD, Olga Baker, DDS, PhD, Dr. Camila Sabatini, DDS and Dr. Elaine Davis, PhD
Topic: AADR Buffalo Section: Past and Present
Lecture 2: Wednesday, 9/11
Presenter: Olga Baker, DDS, PhD
Topic: Saliva secretion mechanism for dentists
Lecture 3: Wednesday, 9/25
Presenter: Ulas Sunar, PhD
Topic: Structural, Biochemical, and Metabolic Imaging of Oral Diseases
Lecture 4: Wednesday, 10/9
Presenter: Jill Kramer
Topic: Analysis of Autoantibodies in Sjogren's Syndrome
Lecture 5: Wednesday, 11/6
Presenter: Dr. Thomas Mang, PhD
Topic: Antimicrobial Photodynamic Therapy
The goal of the annual symposium is to enhance research collaborations in the greater western New York area. This year our symposium will be held on Tuesday, November 5th from 5:00 -7:00 pm at Ivoclar Vivadent who generously agreed to sponsor the event. The title of the symposium is: Biomaterials: New Advances and Clinical Implications for Dentistry. The symposium will feature speakers from industry and academia, and a social hour will follow the scientific talks. Ivoclar is located at 175 Pineview Dr. in Amherst, NY.
NEWS: 2010 AADR Buffalo Section Research Meeting was held on 11 19 2010