Xiu-Ping Wang, DMD, MD, PhD
Dr. Xiu-Ping Wang received her MD and DMD degrees from Beijing Medical University, China, in 1995, and worked as a pediatric dentist. In 1999, Dr. Wang joined in the PhD program at the University of Helsinki, Finland, studying genetic regulations of craniofacial and tooth development. She then moved to Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School for her postdoctoral training, continuing working on tooth development and tooth regeneration.
Dr. Wang is currently an assistant professor in the Department of Developmental Biology at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine. She is a member of American Association of Dental Research (AADR), the International Association of Dental Research (IADR), the Society for Developmental Biology, and the International Society for Stem Cell Research. Dr. Wang has received the IADR Bernard G. Sarnat Award in Craniofacial Biology, the IADR William J. Gies Award for Biology Research, and the Harvard School of Dental Medicine Dean’s Scholarship.
Fields of Interest
Dr. Wang’s research interests include molecular genetics of craniofacial and tooth development, and the regulation of stem cells in teeth.