Anatomy & Cell Biology

Anatomy & Cell Biology

The Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine has an active program of basic science and translational research activities and a strong commitment to training young scholars.

Our department has accomplished research programs in diverse areas such as human mesenchymal stem cells for use in tissue engineering and clinical treatment, physiological approaches to understand the mechanistic steps of neurodegenerative disease, and craniofacial and bone development.

Our curriculum prepares students to become leaders in dentistry and research. Faculty in the department teach human anatomy, histology, head and neck anatomy, and neuroscience.


Faculty
Songtao Shi

Chair and Professor Department of Anatomy & Cell Biology

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Upcoming Events

18

Jan, 2019
[The Dean's Speaker Series] "To Stop or Not To Stop - That is the Question" Antithrombotic Drugs and Dentistry

12:00 – 1:00 PM

William W.M. Cheung Auditorium | Penn Dental Medicine
240 S. 40th Street, Philadelphia, PA

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Jan, 2019
[The Dean's Speaker Series] Taste and Smell in Health and Disease: What an Oral Healthcare Provider Should Know

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Wiliam W.M. Cheung Auditorium | Penn Dental Medicine
240 S. 40th Street, Philadelphia PA

28

Jan, 2019
[The Dean's Speaker Series] Changing the Standard of Care: The Case of Silver Diamine Fluoride

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

William W.M. Cheung Auditorium | Penn Dental Medicine
240 S. 40th Street, Philadelphia PA

28

Jan, 2019
[Excellence in Restorative Dentistry Lecture Series] The Transition Zone in Implant Restorations. Expectations and Limitations with Stavros Pelekanos, PDM

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Room B-13

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