Benjamin M. Wu, D.D.S., Ph.D.

Titles

Professor, Advanced Prosthodontics, Biomaterials and Hospital Dentistry

Bioengineering

Dentistry

Materials Science and Engineering

Co-Director, Weintraub Center for Reconstructive Biotechnology

Member, Brain Research Institute

California NanoSystems Institute

Neuroengineering Training Program

UCLA Cardiovascular Stem Cell Research Center


Awards and Honors:

Department of Restorative Dentistry, Harvard School of Dental Medicine Specialty Certificate in Prosthodontics

Academy of Prosthodontics Member

Contact Information

Email
benwu@seas.ucla.edu
Phone
Fax Number: (310) 794-5956
Work Phone Number: 310-794-7094
Address

Mailing Address:

UCLA
Department of Bioengineering
5121 K Engineering V
Box 951595
Los Angeles, CA 90095
UNITED STATES
Mail Code: 160010
Los Angeles, CA 90095
UNITED STATES

Biography

Prof. Ben Wu received his D.D.S. from the University of Pacific, his advanced prosthodontics specialty certificate at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine, and his Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is currently Professor and Chair of the UCLA Department of Bioengineering, and Chair of the Division of Advanced Prosthodontics in the School of Dentistry. He holds joint appointment in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, and in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery in the School of Medicine. Prof. Wu is Director of the Weintraub Center for Reconstructive Biotechnology, and a member of the UCLA Brain Research Institute, the California NanoSystems Institute, and Fellow of the the Academy of Prosthodontics.

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