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Dr Alan Gilmour 

Alan Gilmour
Position:Reader and Honorary Consultant in Restorative Dentistry

Telephone:+44 (0)29 2074 2617

Research Theme

Learning & Scholarship 

Research Group

Biomaterials Research Group

Research Interests

Biological Effects of Restorative Materials

Educational Research - transition from undergraduate to vocational trainee (DF1)


Selected Projects

Eluants from Dental Materials. - This is an ongoing area of work looking at what is released from some dental materials and the effect that these may have locally and systemically. To datework there have been 1 PhD and 2 MPhil’s that I have supervised in this area.

Mineralised Tissue Group – In collaboration with Dr’s Sloan and Waddington this work is investigating the effect of dental materials on the repair and regeneration of mineralised dental tissues.

Transition from undergraduate to vocational trainee – this project is investigating the expectations of vocational trainers of new graduates and whether these expectations are being met.