Intracellular lipid droplets help bacteria “survive the winter”
February 13, 2024
An interview Dr. Pu-Ting Dong on her award-winning publication By Jessica Weinstein ADA Forsyth scientists have spent decades investigating every order, genus, and species of bacteria living in the human oral cavity. Their work accounts for many firsts in this area of research, and they won’t be slowing down any time soon. While some of…
Belonging in STEM: An Interview with Samaga Pokharel
January 18, 2024
By David Weafer On a train ride from Everett, MA to Cambridge, MA in 2021, Samaga Pokharel headed to her first summer STEM internship at Forsyth, wondering if she really belonged in a STEM program. She was among a small number of students who were attending in-person STEM programs that summer of 2021, with many…
How Public/Private Collaborations Fuel Oral Health Innovation
October 12, 2023
In this interview, Forsyth dentech Keynote speaker Dr. Rena D’Souza talks about the challenges of taking her position in 2021, and why she values collaborations between the public and private sectors.
John Boresi on Improving Patient Care Through Innovation
October 11, 2023
A Q&A with John Boresi, CEO of OraBio, on why OraBio is the platinum sponsor for Forsyth dentech 2023 and his perspective on oral health innovation as an investor.
Forsyth dentech and Dental Innovation with Mariya Filipova
October 3, 2023
A Q&A with Mariya Filipova, CIO at CareQuest Innovation Partners, on what excites her most about oral health innovation.
“Innovate or Die”: The New Face of the ADA
September 22, 2023
An interview with Dr. Ray Cohlmia, Executive Director of the ADA, who talks about the importance of innovation for the future of dentistry.
Why Pitch at Forsyth Dentech?
August 31, 2023
Over 50 startups from all over the world have submitted applications to participate in the Forsyth dentech 2023 presentation competition.
International Dental Students Take on Boston
August 17, 2023
Eleven students from five countries immersed themselves in Forsyth labs this summer. They gained critical insights into research careers and experienced intercultural exchange at Forsyth.
An Interview with Stephen Thorne
August 16, 2023
An interview with Stephen Thorne, CEO and Founder of PDS, who leads the charge in dental/medical integration and will speak at dentech 2023.
Alex Boucher Jr. Discusses the Value of Research Experience
August 1, 2023
By David Weafer Hands-on experience is everything to Alex Boucher Jr. Experiences in labs helped him explore his interests and gain skills that opened doors for new opportunities. Now, Alex is gearing up to graduate from college and pursue a PhD in biomedical sciences. As a Forsyth Student Scholars Alumnus, we thought he would have…