Colgate Announces Recipients of the C.A.R.E. Program

Colgate has announced the 2019 recipients of the Colgate Award for Research Excellence (C.A.R.E.), a program that recognizes a new generation of academic researchers to support oral health research projects across multiple disciplines. Each project is awarded up to $30,000.

The four junior faculty members award winners are:

  • Abdelhabibe Semlali, MS, PhD — Laval University, Faculty of Dentistry, Quebec, Canada. Research Topic: “Investigation of a Curcumin Analog (PAC) for Oral Diseases Treatment.”
  • Annie Shrestha, BDS, MSc, PhD, FRCD (C) — University of Toronto, Faculty of Dentistry, Ontario, Canada. Research Topic: “Injectable, Thermosensitive Scaffolds Modulate Immune Cells and Regulates Healing.”
  • Brian Partido, MSDH, BSDH — The Ohio State University, College of Dentistry, Columbus, Ohio. Research Topic: “Impact of Peri-implant Treatment Using Glycine Powder Air-abrasive Debridement on the Oral Microbiome.”
  • Keith Da Silva, DDS, MSc, FRCD (C) — University of Saskatchewan, College of Dentistry, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. Research Topic: “Developing a multi-disciplinary and integrated approach to improve oral health for vulnerable children in Saskatoon.”

For more information, visit: (USA) or (Canada). 

Add a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Arizona Governor Signs Landmark Licensure Reciprocity Law

The American Dental Education Association reports that Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey...

Regular Flossing and Dental Visits May be Linked to Lower Oral Cancer Risk

Frequent flossing and going to the dentist may be linked to...

African American woman brushing teeth.
Poor Oral Health May Increase Risk of Pancreatic Cancer Among African American Women

A Boston University School of Medicine study has found African American...

DMG Applauds Arizona Clinic Serving Uninsured, Low-Income Children

DMG, a leading manufacturer of dental restorative materials and preventive products, proudly supports the efforts of the CARE Center...

All-In-One Patient Engagement Suite

Legwork is an all-in-one patient engagement suite built from the ground...

Cavex Cream Alginate For Exceptional Detail

Cavex Cream Alginate closely approaches silicone quality. Cavex Cream Alginate is...

3M Introduces New Universal Restorative

New material ensures strong and esthetic restorations while simplifying the shading...

Premier Dental Vac Attak
Premier Dental Launches Vac Attak GREEN

Premier® Dental has launched Vac Attak™ GREEN, a new high-performance evacuation system...