Professor and clinician scientist
Dr. Gerald Niznick College of Dentistry
Department of Preventive Dental Science
507 – 715 McDermot Avenue
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB R3E 3P4 Canada
Research Scientist, the Children’s Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba.
A renowned leader in the area of Early Childhood Caries (ECC), Dr. Robert Schroth’s research focuses on the impact that nutrition and prenatal factors have on infant and preschool oral health.
He has also been involved in other ECC epidemiological work involving Indigenous, rural, and Hutterite preschool populations.
Dr. Schroth co-leads the Healthy Smile Happy Child initiative, a Manitoba Health grant-funded project guided by the pillars of community-development, oral health promotion/education, and research/evaluation. This is a well-established, multidisciplinary and intersectoral early childhood oral health promotion partnership. It has partnered with communities to produce needed oral health promotion resources and has undertaken both quantitative and qualitative studies relating to preschool oral health in Manitoba.
Dr. Robert Schroth is a professor at the Dr. Gerald Niznick College of Dentistry. Additional details are below:
2003 - 2010
Doctor of Philosophy, University of Manitoba, Department of Community Health Sciences (Dr. M Moffatt, Supervisor), Faculty of Medicine
2003 - 2007
Canadian Child Health Clinician Scientist Program (CIHR STIHR Program) Funded Doctoral Trainee Core Curriculum Certificate of Achievement (2005)
2000 - 2003
Master of Science, University of Manitoba, Department of Community Health Sciences (Dr. M Moffatt, Supervisor), Faculty of Medicine
1992 - 1996
Doctor of Dental Medicine, University of Manitoba, Faculty of Dentistry
1991 - 1992
Pre-Dental Education, Faculty of Science, University of Winnipeg
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