Portrait of John E. Davies

John Davies

Professor & Associate Director, Graduate Programs

BSc (Cardiff), BDS (Wales), PhD (London), DSc (London), FSBE

Research Stream: Cell & Tissue Engineering

Laboratory Website:

Email: jed.davies@utoronto.ca | Tel: 416 978-1471| Office: MB330

Additional Contact Information

Academic Programs Office

Graduate Programs Administrator
+1 416 978-4841

Main Appointments

  • Faculty of Dentistry
  • Institute of Biomaterials & Biomedical Engineering

John Davies research focuses on tissue regeneration including new tissue adhesive technologies and stem cell therapies. His research spans in multiple healthcare fields and currently focuses on new therapeutics using stem cells for targeting diseases such as osteoporosis and cancer.

Research Interests

Peri-implant bone healing, Novel biomaterials, Bone tissue engineering, Sourcing and expanding human mesenchymal cells, Cell based therapies

Stories & Media

Watercolor illustration made by Jennifer Ma, also the cover for research gallery of 2018

Research Gallery 2018

  • The image has been taken through a window chamber implanted within the calvaria of a genetically modified mouse.