‘Double top’ for Sheffield Dental Research

The School of Clinical Dentistry came away from the recent British Society for Oral & Dental Research meeting in Cardiff with both the top research prizes. Dr Rob Bolt, a CRUK/YCR funded Clinical Doctoral Fellow, won the Senior Colgate prize for his work on viral status and microenvironment in oropharyngeal cancer and intercalating BDS student…

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New Dean for School of Clinical Dentistry

Professor Chris Deery

The Faculty is delighted to welcome Professor Chris Deery as the new Dean of School of Clinical Dentistry. Chris takes over from Professor Paul Speight who completed an eight-year term of office. The School of Clinical Dentistry is one of the strongest dental schools in the UK and Chris hopes to lead it to even…

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Nanotechnology helps protect patients from bone infection

Leading scientists at the University of Sheffield have discovered nanotechnology could hold the key to preventing deep bone infections, after developing a treatment which prevents bacteria and other harmful microorganisms growing. The pioneering research, led by the University of Sheffield’s School of Clinical Dentistry, showed applying small quantities of antibiotic to the surface of medical…

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