Institute of Dental Research

We research the causes of oral diseases.  

What we do

We research oral diseases and have a special interest in the study of the molecular aspects of microbial pathogenicity. 

We publish our research findings in scientific literature.

More information

Call the Research Office on 02 8890 8249.


Position Name Email
Director Prof Neil Hunter 
Unit Manager Ms Tracey Bowerman 
Senior Scientist Dr Derek Harty  
Senior Scientist Dr Mangala Nadkarni 
Postdoctoral Scientist Dr Ping Ye 
Postdoctoral Scientist
Dr Catherine Rathsam
Postdoctoral Scientist Dr Peter Yun
Technician Ms Mary Simonian


Westmead Centre for Oral Health is situated at Westmead Hospital on Darcy Road, Westmead.

You will find information about parking and public transport options on the Getting to Westmead Hospital webpage.

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