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School of Dental Medicine


Student presenting
A student presents at Bates-Andrews Research Day

The Office of Research at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine provides innovative basic, clinical, and public health research, and collaborates closely with other schools within Tufts University to share ideas and strengths for the common good. Our research efforts are directed towards meeting the needs of the scientific and dental community, the public at large, our students, and our study volunteers.

Current Clinical Trials & Studies

TUSDM runs numerous studies throughout the year to study various dental maladies and test new materials and techniques. Studies are open to qualifying participants.

Student Research

We offer a multitude of opportunities for students and residents to push the boundaries of dental innovation. 

Faculty Research

Our faculty are pioneering dental research, using new technology, inventing innovate approaches, and finding new ways to improve dental procedures and education.

Corporate Research

We recognize the valuable contributions corporations make to innovative research and provide unique partnership opportunities.