Oral Health Research Group

One of the major societal challenges is to increase the awareness of oral health as an integral part of general health and well-being. The Department of Clinical Dentistry aims to promote positive attitude and behavior toward a better oral health, especially in the north of Norway. The research activities at the Department of Clinical Dentistry focuses on oral health communication, behavioural dentistry, preclinical and clinical research, especially in domains related the knowledge and practices of graduating European dentists on the prevention and management of oral diseases, including oral infections.