Student Social Group

The first gathering of the Oral Health CRC student social group was held on 1 July 2011.

Oral Health CRC Annual Research Conference

The inaugural Oral Health CRC Annual Research Conference (ARC) was held 30 - 31 May 2011. Researchers from the University of Melbourne, Monash University and the University of Queensland gathered to present their research outcomes to date.

Oral health represented on VicHealth board

Professor Mike Morgan, from the Oral Health CRC and the University of Melbourne, has been appointed to the Board of the Victorian Health Promotion Foundation (VicHealth).

National Oral Health Alliance: Planning for next year's Budget must start now

Members of the National Oral Health Alliance (NOHA) have welcomed this week's announcements on dental health, in the belief they are precursors to major action promised by the Government for 2011-12 and for the Budget in May 2012.

Registrations to open soon for IADR ANZ meeting, September 2011

The Oral Health CRC is pleased to be part of the upcoming 51st IADR Australia and New Zealand Division meeting, to be held 26 - 28th September 2011 at the University of Melbourne.

Health Minister supports dental research and innovation

The Victorian Health Minister David Davis launched the Dental Health Services Victoria (DHSV) Research and Innovation Grants Showcase in May 2011.

Milk may help prevent gum disease

Current treatments for gum disease are expensive and painful. But now Dr Elena Toh of the Oral Health CRC has discovered in milk the key to a new low cost, pain-free solution that may help prevent the disease.

Award for decay prevention

An Australian research project has won a prestigious award from the International Association for Dental Research for dental caries prevention.

Eric Reynolds receives IADR distinguished scientist award

Professor Eric Reynolds has received the 2011 International Association for Dental Research award for Basic Research in Periodontal Disease.

CRC Student Professional Development Day

Oral Health CRC postgraduate students came together on 11 April 2011, for a day of professional development activities.