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Yan-Fang Ren, D.D.S., Ph.D., M.P.H.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 276-5532

Administrative: (585) 275-5087

Office: (585) 273-5588

Fax: (585) 273-1235

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Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Setting

Dentistry

Credentials

Education

1988
DDS, PhD | Beijing Medical University

1996
OD | Karolinski Institute/Umea University

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

06/01/1998 - 06/30/1999
Fellowship in at Eastman Institute for Oral Health

07/01/1996 - 06/30/1998
Residency in General Dentistry Residency at Eastman Institute for Oral Health

07/01/1984 - 12/31/1988
Residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology at Beijing Medical University

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Awards

2016
Iranpour Award for Excellence in Clinical Education
Sponsor: Eastman Institute for Oral Health, University of Rochester

2001
Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award
Sponsor: Dept. Health & Human Services/NIH
Location: Bethesda, MD

2001
Basil G. Bibby Award
Sponsor: Eastman Dental Center
Location: Rochester, New York

1998
Basil G. Bibby Fellowship
Sponsor: Eastman Dental Center
Location: Rochester, New York

1998
Best Books in Medical Science, 2nd Prize
Sponsor: Ministry of Public Health
Location: Beijing, China

1994
Karl O Henriksson Foundation Award
Sponsor: Karolinska Institute
Location: Stockholm, Sweden

1991
WHO Visiting Researcher Scholarship
Sponsor: World Health Organization
Location: Stockholm, Sweden

1990
Outstanding Research Achievement Award
Sponsor: Beijing Medical University
Location: Beijing, China

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Publications

Journal Articles

2/4/2022
Bao J, Huang X, Wang L, He Y, Rasubala L, Ren YF. "Clinical practice guidelines for oral health care during pregnancy: a systematic evaluation and summary recommendations for general dental practitioners." Quintessence international.. 2022 Feb 4; 0(0):2-13. Epub 2022 Feb 04.

11/30/2021
Zhao X, Wang L, Pan J, Malmstrom H, Ren YF. "Effects of desensitizing dentifrices on dentin tubule occlusion and resistance to erosive challenges." BMC oral health. 2021 Nov 30; 21(1):610. Epub 2021 Nov 30.

8/16/2021
Khan J, Wang Q, Korczeniewska OA, Eliav R, Ren Y, Eliav E. "Exercise-Induced Hypoalgesia Profile in a Rat Neuropathic Pain Model Predicts Pain Severity Following Infraorbital Nerve Injury and Is Associated with Local Cytokine Levels, Systemic Endocannabinoids, and Endogenous Opioids." Journal of oral & facial pain and headache.. 2021 Aug 16; Epub 2021 Aug 16.

Books & Chapters

2021
Chapter Title: Nanotechnology and Delivery System for Bioactive Antibiofilm Dental Materials
Book Title: Designing Bioactive Polymeric Materials For Restorative Dentistry.
Author List: Jin Xiao, Yuan Liu, Marlise I. Klein, Anna Nikikova, Yanfang Ren
Edited By: de Melo, M.
Published By: CRC Press, 2021 in Boca Raton

2017
Chapter Title: Utilities of CBCT as a Diagnostic Aid in Dental Urgent Care
Book Title: Frontiers in Oral and Maxillofacial Imaging 2017
Author List: Ren, YF
Edited By: Li-Min Lin
Published By: IADMFR/TAOMFR 2017 in Kaohsiung

2012
Chapter Title: "Comprehensive treatment planning in general dentistry"
Book Title: Dental Treatment Planning and Decision Making
Author List: Ren YF
Edited By: Ke Han, Xing Wang
Published By: PLA Health Press 2012

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