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NYU Dentistry's Dr. Nicole N. Scheff Receives $120,000-Plus NIDCR F32 Grant to Investigate the Biology of Sex Differences in Oral Cancer Pain
New York, July 7, 2017

Nicole Scheff, PhD, a postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory ofDr. Brian L.  More...
Dr. Yi Ye receives a CTSI KL2 Career Development Award
New York, October 8, 2015

Dr. Yi Ye, Assistant Professor in the department of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery and Associate Director for Clinical Research Operations at the Bluestone Center for Clinical Research, was selected as one of three scholars in the NYU Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI KL2) program.  More...
NYU Bluestone Center's Yi Ye Awarded a 2015 Early Career Research Grant from the International Association for the Study of Pain
New York, October 7, 2015

Dr. Ye Selected as a NYU Langone 2015 KL2 ScholarThe KL2 Scholar Program focuses on helping individuals achieve translational research independence through specific coursework, a research project, monthly cohort meetings and mentoring.  More...
NYU College of Dentistry and UCSF Researchers Develop a Framework for Monitoring Oral Cancer Development, Progression and Recurrence
New York, June 11, 2014

Dr. Brian Schmidt and Dr. Donna Albertson and their team look at shifts in the composition of the oral microbiome, to potentially be promoters or causes of oral cancerEach year, approximately 22,000 Americans are diagnosed with oral cancer. The five-year survival rate of 40% in the U.S.  More...
Dr. Chi Tonglien Viet Awarded IASP Early Career Research Grant
New York, May 9, 2014

Dr. Chi Tonglien Viet, an investigator and adjunct professor of oral and maxillofacial surgery at the New York University College of Dentistry, was awarded the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP) Early Career Research Grant to support her study entitled Mechanisms of OPRM1 Regulation in Head and Neck Cancer Pain. Dr.  More...
President Grant and Funding Research for Oral Cancer
New York, February 20, 2014

On February 18, 2014, Roll Call published an article authored by Dr. Brian L Schmidt, Director of the NYU Bluestone Center for Clinical Research.  More...
NYU College of Dentistry and NYU Oral Cancer Center Investigators Share Collaborative NIH Clinical Trial Planning Grant Using Genomics to Tailor Treat
New York, October 7, 2013

The New York University College of Dentistry today announced that Dr. Brian Schmidt, NYU Oral Cancer Director, and Dr. Donna Albertson, Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, have received a $150,000 collaborative research grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to further develop their work on biomarkers of oral cancer metastasis.  More...
Dr. Donna Albertson Joins NYU College of Dentistry as Oral Cancer Researcher
New York, September 17, 2013

Dr. Donna Albertson has been appointed a tenured professor of oral and maxillofacial Surgery and a member of the Bluestone Center for Clinical Research (BCCR) faculty and the NYU Oral Cancer Center (NYU OCC) faculty at the NYU College of Dentistry (NYUCD); it was announced jointly by Dr. Charles N.  More...
The Mayday Fund Announces 2013-14 Winners of the Mayday Pain & Society Fellowship
New York, September 3, 2013

New York College of Dentistry's Brian L. Schmidt, DDS, MD, PhD named Mayday Pain Society FellowThe Mayday Fund today announced the selection of six experts in pain management to be Fellows of The Mayday Pain Society Fellowship, including Brian L.  More...
Donna G. Albertson, PhD, Featured Speaker at NYU Cancer Institute Research Seminar Series
New York, June 17, 2013

TheNYU Oral Cancer CenterandNYU Cancer Instituteare pleased to welcome Donna G. Albertson, PhD to theNYU Langone Medical Center, this Wednesday, June 19. Dr.  More...
Bluestone and NYU Oral Cancer Center Director Brian Schmidt, DDS, MD, PhD to deliver Blair Hesketh Memorial Lecture, Friday, April 26
New York, April 24, 2013

Bluestone Center for Clinical Research and NYU Oral Cancer Center Director Dr. Brian Schmidt will deliver the Blair Hesketh Memorial Lecture at the annual meeting of the British Association of Head and Neck Oncologists, this Friday, April 26th. Dr.  More...
The Potential of Psilocybin to Alleviate Psychological and Spiritual Distress in Cancer Patients is Revealed
New York, January 30, 2013

NYU Bluestone Investigator, Anthony P. Bossis, Contributes Chapter to Psychological Aspects of CancerImprovements in the diagnosis and treatment of cancers in recent years have led to a marked increase in patients physical survival rates.  More...
$ 8 Million NIH Grant Supports Collaborative Study on Outcomes from High Dose Radiation Therapy
New York, December 11, 2012

The NYU College of Dentistrys Bluestone Center for Clinical Research is one of five institutions sharing an $8.15 million grant to examine treatment outcomes in head and neck cancer patients receiving high-dose radiation therapy. As a site investigator, Bluestone Director Dr. Brian L.  More...
NIH Grant Awarded to Collaborative Research Group to Identify Oral Cancer Biomarkers
New York, December 7, 2012

The Bluestone Center for Clinical Research at the NYU College of Dentistry is one of four institutions participating in a project to identify biomarkers of oral cancer metastasis.  More...
Bluestone's Dr. Brian Schmidt and BBRI's Dr. Markus Hardt Share NIH grant to Collaborate with Informationists
New York, November 29, 2012

NYU College of Dentistrys Dr. Brian L. Schmidt and Boston Biomedical Research Institutes Dr.  More...
Dr Stephanie Corby-Nunes presents poster:The Use of Decompression in the Management of Keratocystic Odontogenic Tumor
New York, November 26, 2012

Dr Stephanie Coryby-Nunes presents poster, The Use of Decompression in the Management of Keratocystic Odontogenic Tumor at Greater NY Dental Meeting.Dr. Stephanie Nuns is a clinical research fellow at the Bluestone Center for Clinical Research working with Dr.  More...
Bluestone Scientists publish on the cover of The Journal of Neuroscience
New York, November 25, 2012

An article by by Drs. David K. Lam and Brian L. Schmidt of the NYU College of Dentistrys Bluestone Center for Clinical Research made the cover of the October 10, 2012, issue of The Journal of Neuroscience. Dr. David Lam is a post-doctoral fellow at UCSF. Dr. Dongmin Dang, Jianan Zhang, and Dr. John C.  More...