Group Members & Collaborators

Laboratory Director

Dr. Michael D. Colvard, DDS, MTS, MS, FDS RCSEd
Periodontist, Oral Medicine Specialist, and Associate Professor,
Department of Oral Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences and Department of Periodontics, College of Dentistry;
Diplomate, American Academy of Pain Management (DAAPM);
Academic Fellow, American Academy of Oral Medicine (AAOM);
Diploma (Oral Medicine) and Fellow Dental Surgery (FDS), Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh (RCSEd)

 

Group Members

Dr. Peter Demitry, MD, MPH
Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Oral Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Dentistry, University of Illinois at Chicago

Eva K. Nabuufu, MPA, PMP
Finance and Research Coordinator, Department of Oral Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Dentistry, University of Illinois at Chicago;
Project Management Professional (PMP), Project Management Institute

Dr. James A. Radosevich, PhD
Professor, Department of Oral Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Dentistry, University of Illinois at Chicago

Dr. Herve Sroussi, DMD, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Oral Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Dentistry, University of Illinois at Chicago

Dr. Benjamin J. Vesper, PhD, MBA, PMP
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Oral Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Dentistry, University of Illinois at Chicago;
Project Management Professional (PMP), Project Management Institute

Dr. Harvey Wigdor, DDS, MS
Clinical Professor, Department of Oral Medicine & Diagnostic Sciences, College of Dentistry, University of Illinois at Chicago;
Chief, Department of Dentistry, Illinois Masonic Hospital

Dr. Christine D. Wu, PhD
Professor, Department of Pediatric Dentistry, College of Dentistry, University of Illinois at Chicago

 

Collaborators

Dr. Geoffrey A. Cordell, PhD
Professor Emeritus, University of Illinois at Chicago;
President, Natural Products Inc.

Dr. D. Doel Soejarto, PhD
Professor of Pharmacognosy, Department of Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy, University of Illinois at Chicago, and Director, UIC Pharmacognosy Field Station, Downers Grove, IL

Dr. William J. Pestle, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of Miami (FL)

Dr. Richard Preston, PhD
President/Senior Scientist, Sensing Strategies, Inc.

Jim D. Wallace, MS
Department of Oral Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Dentistry, University of Illinois at Chicago