University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine has ranked as a top-ten dental school, nationally, for National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR) funding. Research at the School not only establishes national and international prominence, but promotes high-quality instruction, sharing research knowledge, and encouraging students to develop critical thinking skills.
University-designated Centers of Excellence at Pitt Dental Medicine reflect the importance of research at the School.
Annual Research Symposium
The Pitt Dental Medicine Research Symposium is held each year in May.