Van Dyke Lecture on April 23

Van Dyke Lecture

Alumni, faculty, staff and students gathered on April 23 to hear Thomas Van Dyke, DDS, PhD (DEN ‘73) present “What Is the Potential for Changing Dental Practice Through University-Based Dental Research?” Attendees learned about Dr. Van Dyke’s research on periodontitis and the effects of new molecules BLXM4-ME applied topically through a mouthwash to reduce inflammatory mechanisms and treat the disease. 

View Dr. Van Dyke's Presentation.