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Research Interests: Professor Wilder-Smith's research interests include the use of non-invasive optical techniques for oral diagnosis, especially the early detection and monitoring of dental caries and erosion as well as pre-cancerous and cancerous changes. Her work in this field over the past 15 years has resulted in much collaboration and more than 80 publications. She serves on many advisory boards, including the Medical Advisory Board to Cancer Research and Prevention Foundation, the Board of the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, as well as the editorial boards of the journals Lasers in Surgery & Medicine and Journal of Biomedical Optics. Wilder-Smith also served on the board of the Diagnostics Group, International Association for Dental Research.
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