Eric Mullins, UNLV-SDM Class of 2022 has won second place in the 2020 American Association for Dental Research (AADR) Student Competition for Advancing Dental Research and its Application (SCADA) national competition.

Only one student from each accredited dental school may enter this competition (usually selected as the annual Student Research Day winner). This select group of students compete in Clinical Science / Public Health research or Basic / Translational Science research. Eric Mullins won the UNLV-SDM research day competition in 2019 and has recently co-authored several manuscripts.

Cinelli J, Mullins E, Kingsley K. Differential Effects of Bone Morphogenic Protein (BMP) and Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF) on Dental Pulp Stem Cell (DPSC) Subpopulations. EC Dental Science, 2020. 19(3): 01-10.

Forgues C, Mullins E, Kingsley K. Effects of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF) on Dental Pulp Stem Cells (DPSC). Current Research in Medicine. 2019. DOI: 10.3844/amjsp.2019

Bae S, Kang B, Lee H, Luu H, Mullins E, Kingsley K. Advances in Dental Pulp Stem Cell Biology for Biomedical Engineering. JMIR Biomedical Engineering. Submitted May 4, 2020. In review