New Faculty Members
1st International Symposium on Antimicrobial Hydrolytic Enzymes The Rockefeller University, New York, NY, November 17 &18th, 2016
Dr. Roy Stevens presented an oral presentation entitled " The Muramoyl Amidase Endolysin of Enterococcus faecalis Bacteriophage phiEf11"
2016 International Conference on Fontiers of Dental and Craniofacial Research & SOBCSA Annual Conference, Dalian, China, November 2016
Dr. Maobin Yang was invited to China to visit Nanchang University School of Stomatology and met with faculty members and postgraduate students. He visited the clinics and learned about the postgraduate education then gave a lecture on "Regenerative Endodontics: Current Status and Future Directions".
Dr. Yang was one of the invited speakers at the 2016 International Conference on Frontiers of Dental and Craniofacial Research & SOBCSA Annual Conference in Dalian. There he presented a highly attended lecture entitled "Research Strategy and Considerations in Regenerative Endodontics".
Dr. Maobin Yang speaking on "Research Strategy and Considerations in Regenerative Endodontics".
Dr. Yang, seated third from right, with the faculty of Nanchang University School of Stomatology
4th World Congress on Targeting Infectious Diseases, Phage Therapy 2016 Recent Advances & Clinical Strategies June 2-3, 2016 Paris, France
Dr. Roy Stevens presented an oral presentation entitles"The Enterococcus faecalis phage PhiEf11 Amidase Endolysin"
"Genetic modifications to temperate Enterococcus faecalis phage fEf11 that abolish the establishment of lysogeny and sensitivity to repressor, and increase host range and productivity of lytic infection". H Zhang, DE Fouts, J DePew, RH Stevens. Microbiology, 159(6):1023-1035, 2013. DOI 10.1099/mic0.067116-0
2015 Research Day at Kornberg School of Dentistry:
Second Place Faculty winner: Dr.Maobin Yang, Associate Professor in Endodontology, with Dean Amid Ismail
First Place Postdoctoral winner: Dr.Hao Tran, with Dr. Roy Stevens, Associate Dean of Research(left) and Dean Amid Ismail(right)
Second Place Postdoctoral winner: Dr.Nadia Liss, with Dr. Roy Stevens, Associate Dean of Research(left) and Dean Amid Ismail(right)
Top row, from left to right: Drs. Cemil Yesilsoy (Chairman), Hari Chebrolu, John Esposito, Maobin Yang (Program Director), , Jong Ryul Kim, Roni Nissan, Roy Stevens
Front row, from left to right: Drs. Salar Sanjari, Michelle Jordàn, Xiomara Rivera, Salome Masrani, AaronSalimnia