Osteology Research Scholarship Centre - Madrid

The University Complutense Osteology Research Scholarship Programme is housed primarily at the Faculty of Odontology, Department of Periodontology and ETEP Research Group in Madrid (Spain). The Research Group in Aetiology and Therapy of Periodontal Diseases (ETEP Research Group) is officially recognized and funded by the Spanish Government. It gathers more than 30 members of different levels (full and part-time faculty, full time researchers, postdoctoral fellows and PhD students). ETEP has signed more than 90 research contracts and develops competitive research in different research lines with strong collaborations with the Centre for Biological Research from CSIC and the Centre for Materials Research also depending from CSIC

This Research Group is involved in different areas of research from basic, to translational and clinical.  State-of-the-art clinics and research laboratories in Periodontal Microbiology, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Histology will allow scholars to explore cutting edge research areas related to periodontics, oral medicine, pathology, oral surgery.

Fields of Research and Research Environment

The main research lines of ETEP are:

  • Oral microbiology (biofilm biology, periodontal pathogens, bacterial genetic diversity)
  • Bacterial host- interactions
  • Antimicrobial approaches in the treatment of gingivitis and periodontitis (antiseptics, antibiotics, lasers, etc.)
  • Clinical trials in the efficacy of different periodontal regenerative approaches
  • Clinical trials in the efficacy of different surgical protocols using dental implants

Contact & Name Osteology Scholarship Mentor

University Complutense of Madrid
Faculty of Odontology. ETEP Research Group
Director: Mariano Sanz MD, D.D.S, DrMed
Professor and Chair of Periodontics
Facultad de Odotologia
Plaza Ramon y Cajal
E-28040 Madrid, Spain
phone +34913942010
fax +34913941910