Past Resident Research Awards

Resident Research Program

2020 Winners

Dr. Desiree Hsiou

Dr. Desiree Hsiou

Harvard School of Dental Medicine

Assessing the Effectiveness of Dental Monitoring Artificial Intelligence Technology

Program Director: Mohamed Masoud

Dr. Mohammed Alzainal

Dr. Mohammed Alzainal

SUNY at Buffalo

Alignment and Discomfort using Non-Sliding Lingual Orthodontic Technique (BRIUS) and Conventional Bracket Systems: A Single-Centre Randomized Clinical Trial

Program Director: Thikriat Al-Jewair

Dr. Khalid Alamoud

Dr. Khalid Alamoud

Boston University

Role of GsĪ±-Dependent Signaling in Bone Homeostasis, Condylar Remodeling and Enamel Mineralization

Program Director: Leslie Will


2019 Winners

Dr. Lucas Shapiro

Dr. Lucas Shapiro

Tufts University

3D mechanical stimulation of periodontal tissue engineering on GelMA hydrogel

Dr Shivam Mehta

Dr. Shivam Mehta

University of Connecticut

Effects of Alendronate Treatment on the Rate of Orthodontic Tooth Movement in Osteogenesis Imperfecta

Dr Suzzane Horani

Dr. Suzzane Horani

University of Rochester Medical Center

A Retrospective Evaluation of the Change in Oropharyngeal Airway Dimensions Following Non-extraction Clear Aligner Therapy in Adult Patients with Mild to Moderate Crowding


2017 Winners

Dr. Bianca Cabri

Dr. Bianca Cabri

Columbia University

The Role of Alpha 2 Macroglobulin in Inhibiting TMJ Osteoarthritis

Dr. Camille Francois

Dr. Camille Francois

Boston University

3d Evaluation of Condylar Changes After Rapid Maxillary Expansion

Dr. Khaled Taha

Dr. Khaled Taha

University of New York at Buffalo

The Effects of Vibrational Appliance on Maxillary Canine Retraction


2016 Winners

Dr. Joy Chang


Effects of Sustained Release of RANKL on the Rate of Orthodonitc Tooth Movement

Dr. Lea Drouin-Gagne

University of Montreal

Sleep Apnea in Pregnant Women

Dr. Ginny Ching-Yun Hsu


Regulation of Craniofacial Bone Development by LMX1B Transcription Factor