Sheffield orthodontist awarded £240,758 fellowship

Congratulations to Hanieh Javidi who has recently been awarded the 2017 Joint Faculty of Dental Surgery Royal College of Surgeons (Eng) – British Orthodontic Society Research Fellowship, worth £240,758.  Hanieh has recently completed an NIHR Academic Clinical Training Fellowship in Orthodontics at Sheffield. She is looking forward to starting her PhD, as well as continuing…

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School of Clinical Dentistry Seminar: Friday 10th February 2017

Title: “Exosomes as drivers of altered stroma in Cancer” Speaker: Dr Aled Clayton, Cardiff University     Date: Friday 10th February 2017 Time: 1pm-2pm Venue: Dental School Lecture Theatre, School of Clinical Dentistry, Claremont Crescent. Abstract: Exosomes are a population of small secreted vesicles, which have received considerable attention in recent years. Although formally described in the…

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School of Clinical Dentistry Seminar: Friday 3rd February 2017

Title:  “Tissue-based microfluidics – can the prognosis of head and neck tumours be determined?” Speaker: Professor John Greenman, University of Hull        Date: Friday 3rd February 2017 Time:  1pm-2pm Venue: Dental School Lecture Theatre, School of Clinical Dentistry, Claremont Crescent Abstract: Coming from an immunology background I am extremely interested in understanding how the…

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Sheffield surgeons win top specialty awards

Austen Smith (left) and Alastair Fry with their awards

Surgeons from Sheffield have received two of the four major awards from an annual scientific meeting. Consultant maxillofacial surgeon and Hon Senior Clinical Lecturer Austen Smith and specialty registrar Alastair Fry were presented with the President’s Prize and Paul Toller Award respectively by the British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (BAOMS). The President’s Prize…

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