The program is designed for students who wish to pursue a research-intensive program of graduate training in Oral Biology leading to the degrees of M.Sc. or Ph.D.
The Department offers instruction and research in a unique environment. Because of the size of the department, individual instruction and direction in research is a cornerstone of the graduate experience. The graduate program is designed to accommodate students seeking career opportunities in oral biology or in related basic dental and medical science disciplines.
The Department of Oral Biology, as a leader in oral biology research, has established connections with numerous researchers and institutes all over the world. Ongoing research collaborations include those with universities in the United States, Sweden, and the United Kingdom.
The Faculty of Dentistry consistently ranks among the top three dental faculties in Canada for basic science research. Basic science and clinical/basic science research has received high levels of funding from the Medical Research Council of Canada for more than 30 years.
no accreditation exists for this program