Centre for Oral Health Research

About Us

About Us

Our research mission is to conduct world-class multidisciplinary research which improves oral health through academic excellence, policy impact and commercial innovation​.

Our research is organised into cogent themes reflecting our excellence in:

  • fundamental research
  • clinical science
  • public health implementation
  • dental education
John Whitworth, Clinical Professor of Endodontology

Working with patients and industry

Our research is conducted with academic, clinical and industrial partners.

Coupled with strong engagement with professional, public and patient organisations, this ensures relevance and impact.

Excellent facilities

We benefit from state-of-the-art research facilities, including a dedicated Dental Clinical Research Facility.

We are committed to research training at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Support for early career researchers

We have an excellent track record in supporting career development of early career researchers through the award of externally funded fellowships.

Our research is driven by clinical and non-clinical academics with international reputations in their fields.​