The School of Dentistry's annual Research Day is an opportunity to share and celebrate our research achievements. Our theme ‘New Horizons in Dental Research’, acknowledges the depth and breadth of the innovative research being undertaken at the School of Dentistry, from regenerative dentistry and clinical research to public health and dental education.

Full program will be available soon.

Keynote speakers

Professor Carlos Salomon

Head, Exosome Biology Laboratory, NHMRC & Lions Medical Research Foundation Fellow, Centre for Clinical Diagnostics, UQ Centre for Clinical Research, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Queensland

Professor Amanda Ullman

Inaugural Professor and Chair in Paediatric Nursing, conjoint between the University of Queensland and Children's Health Queensland, and a 2021 Fulbright Future Scholar. 


This year for the first time the School of Dentistry is providing awards for best student presentations and publications from the last year.

Presentation Awards
Two awards will be made to students in the following categories.
1.    Best presentation
2.    Most innovative project

Best Publication Awards
A number of awards will be made to recognise the best student publications between 1 June 2020 and 1 June 2021, in each of the following categories.
1. Tissue Engineering or Regenerative Dentistry
2. Dental Education or Dental Public Health
3. Clinical Research

IADR ANZ/Colgate Student Awards
Two awards will be made to support students to attend the annual IADR ANZ annual scientific meeting, 8 October 2021

Event details

When: Friday 9 July | 8am-1pm (registration from 7.45am)
Where: Oral Health Centre auditorium, Herston


For details on parking and public transport, please visit the Oral Health Alliance website.

Research Day is kindly supported by Henry Schein.




School of Dentistry Research Day 2021

Fri 9 Jul 2021 7:45am1:00pm