We are proud to announce that recent grad Dr. Luciana Safioti (’16) won the prestigious Clinical Impact Award at this year’s AAP meeting in San Diego. She presented her project “Increased Levels of Titanium are Associated with Peri-Implantitis” during the Research Forum Oral Session on Sunday, September 11th. Congratulations to Dr. Safioti, and to her UW mentors Ms. Diane Daubert and Dr. Georgios Kotsakis (Department of Periodontics) and Drs. Alexander Pozhitkov and Whasun Chung (Department of Oral Health Sciences).
Recently, second-year resident Mikhail Garibov had an opportunity to participate in the poster session at the AADR annual meeting in Los Angeles, March 16-19, 2016. Dr. Garibov’s poster “Post-translational Collagen Synthesis in Human and Murine Periodontal Ligament Tissue” was well received by the meeting attendees.