Chief Technology Officer
At Colgate's Technology Centers around the world, we are committed to improving oral health through the development of leading-edge technologies that achieve the highest standards of patient care and safety. Our talented team of over 200 scientists, clinicians and engineers are dedicated to discovering and validating emerging science, which can be applied to oral care through the use of advanced instrumentation, diagnostics and clinical methodologies.
Our technology efforts span both drug and OTC technologies with demonstrated efficacy in the prevention and treatment of oral diseases. We take pride in our technical achievments to date, we are humbled by the learning we have yet to achieve and we look forward to building strong partnerships with all of Oral Care's academic and professional communities.
We invite you to explore the level of Colgate scientific research programs and accomplishments and hope they help you improve the oral health and quality of life of your patients.
Clinical Dental Research
As a world leader in oral care technology development, Colgate is committed to improving the oral health of people across the globe. Consequently, our products must not only provide benefits that dental professionals will enthusiastically endorse but also appeal to a wide-range of ever-changing consumer tastes and preferences. For the past 50 years, our mission, and our continued success, is driven by a relentless pursuit of scientific investigation. Our commitment to clinical research is supported by:
The Colgate Award for Research Excellence (CARE) program, aims to Intensify, accelerate and foster research by young researchers. By providing seed and foundation funding through an annual competition to the best and brightest young academic researchers, Colgate aims to establish an early and vital relationship with these potential leaders within dental research, translational research, clinical care and academics.
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Clinical dental research at Colgate is a tradition of excellence that dates back over 50 years. Colgate clinical studies evaluate the efficacy of dental treatments on such critical oral concerns as dental plaque, gingivitis, tooth decay and calculus formation. Our researchers span the globe to involve the greatest diversity of male and female participants, in every age group.
All clinical studies are conducted in harmony with the highest governmental and professional standards. The results are published in peer-reviewed scientific journals and are subjected to evidence-based dentistry statistical substantiation procedures.
In 2006, Colgate partnered with the Forsyth Institute, the world's leading independent organization dedicated to scientific research and education in oral health, to create the Colgate-Forsyth Center for Advancement of Global Oral Health.
Colgate's breakthrough technology consisting of arginine and calcium carbonate is clinically proven to deliver instant and lasting relief for four weeks.