Michael Colvard, DDS, MTS, MS, PhD, FDS RCSEd

Director, Disaster Medicine Responder Training (DMRT) Center
Principal Investigator, Oral Medicine & Pharmacognosy Laboratory (OMPL)
Fellow Dental Surgery, Oral Medicine, Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh

UICollaboratory Profile

Research Interests

  • ADA / ANSI / NIST compliant Directed Energy technologies and therapies for Oral Medicine and Pharmacognosy (OMPL)
  • Dental support to pandemic, all-hazard, biometric, and forensic preparedness (DMRT)


Onul, A.; Colvard, M.D.; Paradise, W.A.; Elseth, K.M.; Vesper, B.J.; Gouvas, E.; Deliu, Z., Garcia, K. D.; Pestle, W.J.; Radosevich, J.A. “Application of Immunohistochemical Staining to Detect Antigen Destruction as a Measure of Tissue Damage.” J. Histochem. Cytochem., 2012, 60 (9): 683-693.

Cordell GA, Colvard MD. Natural Products and Traditional Medicine: Turning on a Paradigm. Journal of Natural Products., 2012, Mar 23;75(3):514-25.

Pestle, W.J., and M. Colvard. Bone Collagen Preservation in the Tropics: A Case Study from Ancient Puerto Rico. Journal of Archaeological Science, 2012, 39(7): 2079-2090.

Pierce JS, Lacey SE, Lippert JF, Lopez R, Franke JE, Colvard MD. An assessment of the occupational hazards related to medical lasers. J Occup Environ Med., 2011 Nov;53(11):1302-9.

Paradise WA, Vesper BJ, Babich M., Colvard MD, Radosevich JA, Methods, Processes and Comparative Yield Economics for the Production of Antibodies and Recombinant Proteins. Immunology, Endocrine & Metabolic Agents in Medicinal Chemistry, 2011. 11:3, pp 199-219.