A Seventh-day Adventist Organization

Clinical Research

Center for Dental Research

The clinical research team adheres to Good Clinical Practices Guidelines (GCPs), the international ethical and scientific quality standard for trials involving human subjects. Our expertise includes the following diverse fields, ranging from concept studies to FDA Phase III clinical trials.

  • Clinical assessment of oral health
    • Dental caries
    • Gingivitis
    • Dental plaque
    • Oral malodor
  • Clinical evaluation of safety and/or efficacy of dental materials and products
    • Dentifrice
    • Mouth rinse
    • Toothbrush
    • Toothwhitening
    • Dental implant
    • Prosthetics including dentures, crowns and fixed bridges
    • Restorative and bonding materials
  • Dental lasers
  • CAD/CAM
  • Esthetic dentistry (enamel surface characterization)
    • Color
    • Gloss
    • Tooth whitening systems
  • Epidemiological investigation
  • Development of clinical research protocols
  • Train clinical research professionals