Robert Kelly, DDS

Bob Kelly, DDS

Dr. Robert Kelly was recently appointed as Professor, Department of Prosthodontics and Operative Dentistry and Director, Dental Clinical Research Center at the University of Connecticut Health Center.  His academic credentials include a B.A. in chemistry (University of California, 1974), a D.D.S. (The Ohio State University, 1979), an M.S. in dental materials science (Marquette, 1985), the d.Med.Sc. in oral biology (Harvard/MIT, 1989) and a Certificate in prosthodontics (Harvard, 1989).  He was presented the 2003 Clinician/Researcher Award by the American College of Prosthodontists and the 1999 Carl Schlack Award for excellence in research and post-doctoral education by the Association of Military Surgeons of the U.S.  Dr. Kelly lectures and consults widely on dental materials and evidence-based issues and leads groups responsible for the development of both national and international standards in dental ceramics.