July 7, 2020

Caroline Bissonnette, DMD, Wins Gorlin Award

Caroline Bissonnette, DMD

Dr. Caroline Bissonnette, a resident in the advanced education program in the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, recently won the Gorlin Award that is presented by the American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology.

The Gorlin Award recognizes an outstanding resident who is enrolled in an oral pathology graduate program, and whose research is relevant to the field of oral and maxillofacial pathology. Dr. Bissonnette's award-winning presentation was titled, "Biodegradable Polylactide-co-Glycolide-Chitosan Janus Nanoparticles for the Local Delivery of the IL-6R Receptor Antagonist, Tocilizumab, for Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma Chemoprevention."