Yan-Fang Ren, D.D.S., Ph.D.

Yan-Fang Ren, D.D.S., Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 683
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 273-5588
Lab: (585) 273-3494
Administrative: (585) 275-5087
Fax: (585) 273-1235


The biographical information for Yan-Fang Ren, D.D.S., Ph.D. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (National)

Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award | Dept. Health & Human Services/NIH | Bethesda, MD 2001
Best Books in Medical Science, 2nd Prize | Ministry of Public Health | Beijing, China 1998

Awards & Honors (Local)

Basil G. Bibby Award | Eastman Dental Center | Rochester, New York 2001
Basil G. Bibby Fellowship | Eastman Dental Center | Rochester, New York 1998
Karl O Henriksson Foundation Award | Karoliska Institute | Stockholm, Sweden 1994
WHO Visiting Researcher Scholarship | World Health Organization | Stockholm, Sweden 1991
Outstanding Research Achievement Award | Beijing Medical University | Beijing, China 1990

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 47 available »

2013 Nov 4
Malmstrom HS, Xiao J, Romanos G, Ren YF. "TWO-YEAR SUCCESS RATE OF IMPLANT-RETAINED MANDIBULAR OVERDENTURES BY NOVICE GENERAL DENTISTRY RESIDENTS." The Journal of oral implantology. 2013 Nov 4; Epub 2013 Nov 04.
2013 Apr 10
Ning L, Malmstrom H, Ren YF. "Porous collagen-hydroxyapatite scaffolds with mesenchymal stem cells for bone regeneration." The Journal of oral implantology. 2013 Apr 10; Epub 2013 Apr 10.
2013 Apr
Wang Q, Kang Y, Barnes V, Devizio W, Kashi A, Ren YF. "Dentin tubule occlusion and erosion protection effects of dentifrice containing bioadhesive PVM/MA copolymers." Clinical oral investigations. 2013 Apr; 17(3):775-83. Epub 2012 Jun 30.
2013 Feb
Wang W, Xie Q, Xu T, Wang Q, Malmstrom HS, Ren YF. "Fluoride release and anti-erosive effects of dentifrices containing PVM/MA copolymers." Journal of dentistry. 2013 Feb; 41(2):148-54. Epub 2012 Oct 30.
Royer, K.; Liu, X.; Zhu, Q.; Malmstroma, H.; Ren, YF. "Apical and root canal space sealing abilities of resin and glass ionomer-based root canal obturation systems". Chinese Journal of Dental Research. 2013; In Press. Link

Current Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Dentistry (SMD) - Primary


Master of Public Health - | Public Health | University of Rochester School of Medicine2005
Ph.D. Odontology | - Odontology - Oral & Maxillofacial Radiology | Umea University, Karolinska Institute1996
Ph. D. | - Stomatology | Beijing Medical University School of Stomatology1988
DDS | - Dentistry | Beijing Medical University School of Stomatology1984

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship at Eastman Dental School06/01/1998 - 06/30/1999
Residency in Dentistry at Eastman Dental School07/01/1996 - 06/30/1998
Residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology at Beijing Medical University07/01/1984 - 12/31/1988