Doctorado en ciencias odontológicas


Medical and Health Sciences


Clinical medicine

Universidad de Chile

University of Chile

  • City: Santiago,
  • Commune: Santiago,
  • Region: Metropolitan Region

The objective of the Doctoral Program in Dental Sciences is the training of graduates at the highest level, capable of independently directing and conducting original research, the results of which constitute a substantial contribution to scientific and / or technological knowledge in Dentistry.

Applicant Profile

Those who hold a Bachelor's or Master's degree in the field of Biomedical or Biological Sciences granted by the University of Chile or other national or foreign universities, which ensure equivalent and satisfactory training for students, may apply to the Doctoral Program in Dental Sciences. purposes and requirements of the Program. Likewise, those who have other degrees that may be considered equivalent to them, in level, duration and content, of a graduate of the University of Chile may apply. This application must be made at the Graduate School of the Faculty of Dentistry (Graduate School). The Academic Committee will make the selection on the basis of these antecedents, a personal interview and an admission exam

Graduate profile

Graduates must be able to perform as researchers within some of the various fields of Dentistry, so that they become effective promoters of the development of scientific research, involving either its basic, clinical, public health or applications aspects. technological, in order to contribute to the improvement of the health problems of the population

Lines of investigation

1.- Clinical dentistry, diagnostic and therapeutic applications.
2.- Biological, molecular and genetic bases of oral maxillofacial diseases.
3.- Applied oral microbiology and immunology
4.- Dental Epidemiology and Anthropology