Researcher biography

Laurence Walsh is Professor of Dental Science in the School of Dentistry at The University of Queensland. He is a registered specialist in special needs dentistry.

Laurence received his undergraduate education in dentistry at UQ and then undertook a PhD in pathology. He started his postdoctoral education at the University of Pennsylvania Medical School, and undertook his executive education at the Stanford University Graduate School of Management.

His research interests are in advanced technologies such as lasers and biomaterials, and in dental microbiology.