GOAL

Bolster our research programs to ensure excellence and stability.

Action

Establish a coordination center for all clinical trials at the School of Dentistry.

Success Measure

A review committee to oversee all human and clinical research activity in the School of Dentistry is established.

Status

Delayed


Action

Increase the number of manuscripts published in journals with an impact factor of 5 or above.

Success Measure

From 43 in FY 2016 to 50 in FY 2018.

Fiscal Year Manuscript w/impact factor >5
FY15 20%
FY16 17%
FY17 18%

Status

On Schedule

Achieve By: Jul 2018


Action

Research labs use electronic laboratory notebooks to for their research records.

Success Measure

5 research labs use Lab Archives instead of paper notebooks to store research data.

Status

On Schedule

Achieve By: Sep 2018


Stewards: Russell Taichman, Associate Dean for Research and David Kohn, Biologic and Materials Sciences