Dr. Ray C. Williams

 

 


 

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    Ray C. Williams, DMD
    Professor
    Department of Periodontology
    School of Dental Medicine

     


    DMD: University of Alabama School of Dentistry
    Advanced Training: Certificate in Periodontology & Oral Medicine from the Harvard School of Dental Medicine
    Academic Positions :

    Dean, Stony Brook University School of Dental Medicine

    Chair of the Department of Periodontology, University of North Carolina School of Dentistry at Chapel Hill

    Straumann Distinguished Professor, University of North Carolina School of Dentistry at Chapel Hill

    Member, University of North Carolina Center for Oral and Systemic Diseases

    Head of the Department of Periodontology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine

    Associate Dean for Postdoctural Education, Harvard School of Dental Medicine

    Awards:

    University of North Carolina’s Distinguished Teaching Award for Post-Baccalaureate Instruction and Mentoring (2008)

    American Academy of Periodontology’s Gold Medal Award (2008)

    Research Interests:

    Clinical and translational research in pharmacological modification of the host response to treat periodontal disease

    The risk for periodontitis

    Periodontitis as a risk for systemic disease

    Wound healing around teeth and dental implants

    Additional:

    Member, American and International Associations of Dental Research

    American Dental Education Association

    American Dental Association

    American and International College of Dentists

    American Academy of Periodontology, on the Continuing Education Oversight Committee and the Tarrson Fellowship Committee

    Board of Directors of the International Academy of Periodontology

    Editorial Boards:

    The Journal of Periodontology

    The Compendium of Continuing Dental Education

    The Journal of Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry

    The Chinese Journal of Dental Research

    The International Journal of Periodontics and Restorative Dentistry

    Email Address: ray.williams@stonybrookmedicine.edu