UBC Dentistry’s areas of excellence are grouped in three research clusters:
Clinical Research, Technology Transfer & Dental Materials Sciences Research Cluster
Applied research in cancer diagnosis and prevention, biomaterials, forensic dentistry, dental sleep medicine, microbial biofilms and hygiene.
Community & Educational Research Cluster
Quantitative and qualitative research on oral health promotion, healthcare services and educational studies.
iMatrix Research Cluster
Basic science research in microbial, biomedical, cellular and developmental biology.