From the left: Dr. Jing Chen with 2nd year dental students Alexandra K. Greco, Ross E. Aronson, Bianca S. Cabri and Thomas Choi.
Research is an important component of the Division of Orthodontics. Our two active research laboratories are currently focused on –
Columbia University College of Dental Medicine dental students have the opportunity to participate in research in the orthodontic laboratories with the assistance of a faculty mentor.
In addition to our research laboratories, all postgraduate students in the 3-year orthodontic program are required to write, submit and defend a research thesis overseen by a mentor in order to earn the Master of Science degree.