In July of 2013 the department received a 5-year National
Research Service Award Institutional Research Training
Grant (T32) from the National Institute of Dental &
Craniofacial Research (NIDCR) at NIH. The project, "Advanced
Training in Oral Biology," provides multi-year stipend and tuition
support for both predoctoral trainees (dentists and non-dentists
seeking PhD) and postdoctoral trainees (dentists and/or PhDs). Dr.
Frank Scannapieco, Professor and Chair, is the Principal