Braden Oaks
Braden Oaks

Brayden Oakes (Class of ‘20) won second place in Session Two, “Clinical-Professional-Masters I,” for his poster entitled “A Novel PGlcNAc Nanofiber Scaffold Used to Augment Bone Healing: A Histological Analysis.“    His mentor was Associate Professor Dr. James Cray.

Jaden Lee
Jaden Lee

Jaden Lee (Dental Scientist Training Program) won second place in Session Five, “PhD I years 1-2,” for his poster entitled “The Role of a Host Adenosine-generating Ectoenzyme CD73 in Modulating Porphyromonas Gingivalis Survival and Growth in the Oral Epithelium.“ His mentor was Professor Ozlem Yilmaz, director of the C-COHR Center for Oral Health Research.

Joy Kirkpatrick (Dental Scientist Training Program) won first place in Session 17, “PhD VI Years 3+,” for her oral presentation, “Use of KDM4B Inhibitors to Target Periodontal Disease Progression.“  Her mentor was Professor Pat Woster.