Centre for Oral Health Research



The latest news stories from the Centre for Oral Health Research.

  • ODRT GSK Award: Christopher Dowson

    Congratulations to Chris Dowson, our PhD student in Immunology!

    published on: 15 August 2019

  • Research funding: Dr Nick Jakubovics and Dr Nadia Rostami

    Nick Jakubovics and Nadia Rostami have been awarded funding from the Dunhill Medical Trust for a two-year research project entitled ‘A prebiotic approach to control periodontitis’.

    published on: 7 January 2019

  • Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Funding: Dr Seva Telezhkin

    Congratulations to Dr. Seva Telezhkin for his award of a Long Term Invitational Fellowship for Research.

    published on: 18 December 2018

  • PhD Success: Susan Bissett

    Congratulations to Susan for successfully defending her PhD thesis on ‘Development of oral health interventions for inter-professional management of diabetes’. Susan is the first dental hygienist to be awarded an NIHR Doctoral Research Fellowship and the first dental hygienist to be awarded the degree of Doctor of Philosophy from Newcastle University

    published on: 10 December 2018

  • PhD Success: Richard Holliday

    Many congratulations to Richard for his PhD success today! His thesis was entitled ‘Evaluation of electronic cigarettes for smoking cessation in patients with periodontitis.’! Richard gave an outstanding exit seminar and successfully defended his work in his viva.

    published on: 30 October 2018

  • PhD Success: Ali Wayes

    …and congratulations to Ali for successfully defending his PhD thesis on ‘Investigation of biofilms associated with chronic otitis media with effusion and adenoids hypertrophy’!

    published on: 3 October 2018

  • PhD Success: Waleed Mohammed

    Many congratulations to Waleed for successfully defending his PhD thesis on ‘Dynamics and consequences of coaggregation between oral bacteria’!

    published on: 12 September 2018

  • Visit from Fabian Cieplik

    Fabian will be joining Nick Jakubovics’ group for a week or so as an IADR STAR Network Academy Fellow. We are looking forward to hosting Fabian and to setting up a (hopefully!) fruitful collaboration.

    published on: 31 August 2018

  • Clinical PhD Fellowship: Jamie Coulter

    Congratulations to Jamie Coulter for his award of Clinical PhD Fellowship from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Newcastle Biomedical Research Centre.

    published on: 28 June 2018