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Opportunities for Students

Dr. Diaz is a Faculty member of the Graduate Program in Biomedical Science in the areas of concentration of:

The Diaz lab is accepting Ph.D. rotation students. Learn more.


Patricia I. Diaz, D.D.S., M.S., Ph.D.
Division of Periodontology
Department of Oral Health and Diagnostic Sciences
UConn School of Dental Medicine
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-1710

Phone: 860-679-3702