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Volpe Prize 2013 Finalists

Jennifer Bain
, University of Alabama at Birmingham

Runner up:
Alexandra Tsigarida, The Ohio State University

Volpe Prize Finalist Abstract Title University
Cindy Hernández-Romero Rifampicin inhibit periodontopathogen bacteria growth and biofilm formation Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León
Ryan Schure The Enzymology of Fetuin: A Potential Link Between Periodontal   Diseases and Calcifying Atheromas University of Toronto
Bradley Weinstein Prevalence of Peri-implant Mucositis and Peri-implantitis:  A 10 Year Follow-up University of Washington
Sean P. Connolly    Fibrin clot dynamics during periodontal and alveolar wound healing/regeneration U.S. Army Advanced Education in Periodontics
Myrna Gonzalez Cantu The Relationship between Periodontal Disease and Salivary Cortisol Levels Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León
Jennifer L. Bain Targeted delivery of osteoinductive peptides to bone graft utilizing a hydroxyapatite binding domain University of Alabama at Birmingham
John B. Fontana    Maxillary Sinus Morphology: A Radiographic Retrospective Evaluation of the PSAA University of Maryland
Alexandra Tsigarida   Analysis of Periodontal and Peri-implant Biofilms in Health and Disease The Ohio State University
Maninder Kaur    Effect of reducing gingival inflammation on gingival crevicular fluid cytokines during pregnancy University of Alabama at Birmingham
Shatha Bamashmous    Effect of conditional knockout of progressive ankylosis gene in mice University of Washington
Charles C. DiFranco    Cyclosporin-A induced up-regulation of CXCL-CXCR axis in cyclosporin induced gingival overgrowth  University of Illinois at Chicago
Joshua Parfitt   Anaerobic bacterial DNA characterization using qPCR and pyrosequencing for chronic periodontitis Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health


Volpe Prize 2013 Finalists
Left to right: Dr. Anthony Volpe, Bradley Weinstein, Alexandra Tsigarida, Charles DiFranco, Jennifer Bain, Myrna Gonzalez Cantu, Maninder Kaur, Joshua Parfitt, Shatha Basashmous, Cindy Hernández-Romero, Sean Connelly
Not in photo: Ryan Schure, John Fontana