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 Domenick T. Zero, DDS, MS

Domenick T. Zero, DDS, MS, is an expert in the field of cariology and the use of in situ caries models. As the primary investigator, he has received…

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A. Damien Walmsley, BDS, MSc, PhD
A. Damien Walmsley, BDS, MSc, PhD

A. Damien Walmsley, BDS, MSc, PhD, is a professor of restorative dentistry at the University of Birmingham School of Dentistry and a consultant in…

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Abdel Rahim Mohammad, DDS, MS, MPH, FAAOM
Abdel Rahim Mohammad, DDS, MS, MPH, FAAOM
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Abdullah Aishehri, BDS
Abdullah Aishehri, BDS

Abdullah Aishehri, BDS, is a teaching assistant in the Department of Restorative Dentistry at the College of Dentistry, Prince Sattam Bin Abdulaziz…

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Abhiram Maddi, DDS, PhD
Abhiram Maddi, DDS, PhD

Abhiram Maddi, DDS, PhD, is an assistant professor in the Department of Periodontics and Endodontics, an adjunct assistant professor in the Department…

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Adele Spencer, RDH, MS
Adele Spencer, RDH, MS

Adele Spencer, RDH, MS, has been a practicing hygienist for more than 16 years. Currently, she is assistant professor at Farmingdale State University…

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Ahmed Ghoneima, DDS, PhD
Ahmed Ghoneima, DDS, PhD

Ahmed Ghoneima, DDS, PhD, is a research assistant professor and director

of the three-dimensional orthodontic imaging laboratory at the Department…

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Ahmed J. Abuzinadah, DDS
Ahmed J. Abuzinadah, DDS

Ahmed J. Abuzinadah, DDS, is a master’s candidate in postgraduate operative dentistry at Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine.

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Akshay Kumarswamy, BDS, MS
Akshay Kumarswamy, BDS, MS

Akshay Kumarswamy, BDS, MS, is a clinical assistant professor and predoctoral implant director in the Department of Surgical Sciences at East Carolina…

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Alan W. Budenz, MS, DDS, MBA
Alan W. Budenz, MS, DDS, MBA

Alan W. Budenz, MS, DDS, MBA, is a general dentist, anatomist, and vice chair of diagnostic sciences and services at the University of the Pacific…

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Aleksandra Pavolotskaya, LDH, MS
Aleksandra Pavolotskaya, LDH, MS

Aleksandra Pavolotskaya, LDH, MS, is an adjunct faculty member

at Indiana University School of Dentistry in Indianapolis, and a clinical dental…

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Alex J. Delgado, DDS, MS
Alex J. Delgado, DDS, MS

Alex J. Delgado, DDS, MS, is a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Restorative Dental Sciences and director of the Division of Operative…

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Alexandra Benson Moore, RDH, MS
Alexandra Benson Moore, RDH, MS

Alexandra Benson Moore, RDH, MS, is a clinical instructor and the interprofessional education student coordinator in the Department of Dental Medicine…

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Alexandra Ochi, RDH, BSDH
Alexandra Ochi, RDH, BSDH

Alexandra Ochi, RDH, BSDH, is a clinical faculty member in the Department of Dental Hygiene at the University of Southern California (USC) Ostrow…

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Alice C. Trail, RDH, BSDH(c)
Alice C. Trail, RDH, BSDH(c)

Alice C. Trail, RDH, BSDH(c), practices clinical dental hygiene full-time in a Princeton, WVa, general dental office, and is a student in the degree…

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Alice D. Domar, PhD

Alice D. Domar, PhD, is the director of the Mind/Body Center for Women's Health at Boston IVF and an assistant professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology,…

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Alice E. Curran, RDH, DMD
Alice E. Curran, RDH, DMD

Alice E. Curran, RDH, DMD, is an associate professor in the Department of Diagnostic Sciences, Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, at the…

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Alice M. Horowitz, RDH, MA, PhD
Alice M. Horowitz, RDH, MA, PhD

Alice M. Horowitz, RDH, MA, PhD, is a research associate professor in the Department of Behavioral and Community Health, School of Public Health at…

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Alice M. Warner, PhD
Alice M. Warner, PhD

Alice M. Warner, PhD, is the director of policy at the W.K. Kellogg Foundation in Battle Creek, Michigan.

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Allan G. Farman, BDS, LDSRCS, PhD(odont), DSc(odont), EdS, MBA
Allan G. Farman, BDS, LDSRCS, PhD(odont), DSc(odont), EdS,…

Allan G. Farman, BDS, LDSRCS, PhD(odont), DSc(odont), EdS, MBA, is a consultant in oral and maxillofacial radiology based in Chicago. He is also a…

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Allen Wong, DDS, EdD
Allen Wong, DDS, EdD

Allen Wong, DDS, EdD, is a professor, director of the advanced education in general dentistry program, and director of the hospital dentistry program…

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Alvyn Yeoh, DDS
Alvyn Yeoh, DDS

Alvyn Yeoh, DDS, is a 2010 graduate of the University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry. He is currently completing a General…

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Amanda B. Verissimo, RDH, MS
Amanda B. Verissimo, RDH, MS

Amanda B. Verissimo, RDH, MS, is the senior clinic coordinator at San Joaquin Valley College in San Diego where she teaches didactic and clinic…

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Amanda Maready
Amanda Maready

Amanda Maready is a second year student in the Gene W. Hirschfeld School of Dental Hygiene at ODU, where she is also enrolled in the Honors College.

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Amanda R. Reddington, LDH, MHA, CDA, EFDA
Amanda R. Reddington, LDH, MHA, CDA, EFDA

Amanda R. Reddington, LDH, MHA, CDA, EFDA, is an assistant professor in the Graduate Nursing Program at USI, where she teaches pharmacology and…

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Amber Walters Hunt, RDH, BSDH, MS
Amber Walters Hunt, RDH, BSDH, MS

Amber Walters Hunt, RDH, BSDH, MS, is an adjunct assistant professor
at the Hirschfeld School of Dental Hygiene, Old Dominion University (ODU) in…

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Amir Azarpazhooh, DDS, MSc, FRCD(C)

Amir Azarpazhooh, DDS, MSc, FRCD(C), is a researcher in the Community Dental Health Services Research Unit, Faculty of Dentistry, University of…

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Amjad M. Nazzal, DDS, MS
Amjad M. Nazzal, DDS, MS

Amjad M. Nazzal, DDS, MS, is a diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and practices periodontics and implant dentistry in Madison,…

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Amr M. Moursi, DDS, PhD
Amr M. Moursi, DDS, PhD

Amr M. Moursi, DDS, PhD, is a

pediatric dentist, research scientist, and associate professor and

chairman of the Department of Pediatric…

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Amy Coplen, RDH, EPDH, MS
Amy Coplen, RDH, EPDH, MS

Amy Coplen, RDH, EPDH, MS, is an associate professor in the Pacific University School of Dental Hygiene Studies. She also serves as the director for…

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Amy Kim, DDS
Amy Kim, DDS

Amy Kim, DDS, is the principal
investigator for Early Childhood Oral Health Training Program (EChOTrain) and is
a clinical associate professor in…

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Amy L. Teague, RDH, MS
Amy L. Teague, RDH, MS

Amy L. Teague, RDH, MS, is assistant clinical professor and senior clinic coordinator in the Dental Hygiene Program at Texas Woman's University in…

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Analia Veitz-Keenan, DDS
Analia Veitz-Keenan, DDS

Analia Veitz-Keenan, DDS, is a clinical associate professor of oral and maxillofacial pathology, radiology, and medicine, and director of the…

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Andrea Beall, RDH, MA
Andrea Beall, RDH, MA

Andrea Beall, RDH, MA, is a part-time clinical assistant professor at NYU College of Dentistry, Dental Hygiene Programs, and a doctoral candidate at…

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Andrea Ferreira Zandona, DDS, MSD, PhD
Andrea Ferreira Zandona, DDS, MSD, PhD

Andrea Ferreira Zandona, DDS, MSD, PhD, is an associate professor in the Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry at Indiana University School…

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Andrea Herman, RDH
Andrea Herman, RDH

Andrea Herman, RDH, is an oral medicine dental hygienist and researcher for the Carolinas Healthcare System in Charlotte, NC. She began her career in…

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Andrea M. Fonner, DDS
Andrea M. Fonner, DDS

Andrea M. Fonner, DDS, is an associate faculty member in general practice residency at the Swedish Medical Center

in Seattle and a clinical…

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Andrea Ravidà, DDS, MS
Andrea Ravidà, DDS, MS

Andrea Ravidà, DDS, MS, is a post-doctoral student in the Periodontics and Oral Medicine Department at the University of Michigan School of Dentistry…

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Angela Kim
Angela Kim

Angela Kim is an undergraduate research assistant at the University of Washington School of Dentistry. She is currently a student at the University…

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Angela Stanfield-Hann, AAS, BS, LDH
Angela Stanfield-Hann, AAS, BS, LDH

Angela Stanfield-Hann, AAS, BS, LDH, is an adjunct faculty member at Ivy Tech Community College in Anderson, Indiana. She also works full time in…

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Angela Wooton, PhD, RN, FNP-C
Angela Wooton, PhD, RN, FNP-C

Angela Wooton, PhD, RN, FNP-C, is an assistant professor in the Graduate Nursing Program at USI, where she teaches pharmacology and advanced…

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Angelo Mariotti, DDS, PhD
Angelo Mariotti, DDS, PhD

Angelo Mariotti, DDS, PhD, is professor of Periodontology in the College of Dentistry, at The Ohio State University in Columbus.

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Aniruddh Narvekar, BDS
Aniruddh Narvekar, BDS

Aniruddh Narvekar, BDS, is a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Periodontics at the University of Illinois, College of Dentistry in…

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Anitha Potluri, BDS, DMD, MDS
Anitha Potluri, BDS, DMD, MDS

Anitha Potluri, BDS, DMD, MDS, is assistant professor in the Department of Diagnostic Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental…

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Ann Battrell, MSDH
Ann Battrell, MSDH

Ann Battrell, MSDH, is the chief executive officer (CEO) of the American Dental Hygienists’ Association (ADHA). She is the first registered dental…

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Ann Eshenaur Spolarich, RDH, PhD
Ann Eshenaur Spolarich, RDH, PhD

Ann Eshenaur Spolarich, RDH, PhD, is an internationally recognized author and speaker on pharmacology and the care of medically complex patients. She…

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Ann Lynch
Ann Lynch

Ann Lynch, is the director of advocacy and education for the ADHA. She oversees the strategy and execution of the organization’s education and…

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Ann M. Bruhn, RDH, BSDH, MS
Ann M. Bruhn, RDH, BSDH, MS

Ann M. Bruhn, RDH, BSDH, MS, is an associate professor and interim chair of the Gene W. Hirschfeld School of Dental Hygiene at Old Dominion University…

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Ann M. Poindexter, RDH, MS
Ann M. Poindexter, RDH, MS

Ann M. Poindexter, RDH, MS, received her master’s degree in dental hygiene from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Va, in May of 2007. Her thesis…

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Ann O'Kelley Wetmore, MSDH, RDH
Ann O'Kelley Wetmore, MSDH, RDH

Ann O'Kelley Wetmore, MSDH, RDH, is an assistant professor in the
Department of Dental Hygiene at Eastern Washington University (EWU)
in Cheney,…

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Anna K. Caplis, BS
Anna K. Caplis, BS

Anna K. Caplis, BS, worked as a research assistant at the Michigan Center for Oral Health Research from 2011 to 2013, coordinating and assisting in…

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Anna M. Pattison, RDH, MS
Anna M. Pattison, RDH, MS

Anna M. Pattison, RDH, MS, is editor in chief emerita of Dimensions of Dental Hygiene and an internationally known expert on instrumentation. She…

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Anna Matthews, RDH, MS
Anna Matthews, RDH, MS

Anna Matthews, RDH, MS, is an associate professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at New York City College of Technology (City Tech) of the City…

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Anna Teeters, RDH, BA
Anna Teeters, RDH, BA

Anna Teeters, RDH, BA, is a graduate student in

the Department of Dental Hygiene at Idaho State University

(ISU), in Pocatello. She also works…

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Anne E. Gwozdek, RDH, BA, MA
Anne E. Gwozdek, RDH, BA, MA

Anne E. Gwozdek, RDH, BA, MA, is a retired clinical assistant professor and former director of the Dental Hygiene Graduate and Degree Completion…

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Anne Uncapher, RDH, BS, MA
Anne Uncapher, RDH, BS, MA

Anne Uncapher, RDH, BS, MA, is an associate professor and the first-semester preclinic coordinator in the Department of Dental Hygiene at the State…

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Annette L. Saylor, RDH, BS
Annette L. Saylor, RDH, BS

Annette L. Saylor, RDH, BS, is the

lead instructor in the Department of

Dental Hygiene at FTCC

and has been

teaching since

2003. Her…

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Annie Chitlall, RDH, BS
Annie Chitlall, RDH, BS

Annie Chitlall, RDH, BS, is an adjunct lecturer in the Dental Hygiene Department at New York City College of Technology and the Dental Hygiene Unit at…

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Antonio J. Moretti, DDS, MS
Antonio J. Moretti, DDS, MS

Antonio J. Moretti, DDS, MS, is a clinical associate professor and director of the post-graduate program in periodontology at UNC at Chapel Hill…

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Anty Lam, RDH, MPH
Anty Lam, RDH, MPH

Anty Lam, RDH, MPH, is a professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at New York City College of Technology (City Tech) in Brooklyn. She teaches…

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Apoorv Goel, BDS, MS
Apoorv Goel, BDS, MS

Apoorv Goel, BDS, MS, is a second-year resident in the Department of Periodontics at the Indiana University School of Dentistry. His research…

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Archontia Palaiologou, DDS, MS
Archontia Palaiologou, DDS, MS

Archontia Palaiologou, DDS, MS, is a professor and assistant graduate program director in the Department of Periodontics at the University of Texas…

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Art DiMarco, DMD
Art DiMarco, DMD

Art DiMarco, DMD, is director of the University of Washington School of DentistryÍs Regional Initiatives in Dental Education Program and an associate…

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Arthur C. DiMarco, DMD
Arthur C. DiMarco, DMD

Arthur C. DiMarco, DMD, is director and an affiliate assistant professor in the Regional Initiatives in Dental Education program at the University of…

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Arvie Malik, RDH, BS

Arvie Malik, RDH, BS, is a part time instructor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at West Los Angeles College, Culver City, Calif, and the course…

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Ashley C. Grill, MPH, RDH
Ashley C. Grill, MPH, RDH

Ashley C. Grill, MPH, RDH, is a clinical assistant professor in the Dental Hygiene Programs at New York University College of Dentistry and a clinical…

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Ashley Cooke, RDH, BS
Ashley Cooke, RDH, BS

Ashley Cooke, RDH, BS, is in private clinical practice in Northville, Mich.

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Ashley Gronski
Ashley Gronski

ASHLEY GRONSKI is a dental hygiene student at Fortis Institute. She will graduate in May 2014 with an Associate of Arts in Specialized Technology…

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Ashlyn R. Atwell, RDH, BSDH
Ashlyn R. Atwell, RDH, BSDH

Ashlyn R. Atwell, RDH, BSDH, is a recent graduate of the Caruth School of Dental Hygiene at Texas A&M University College of Dentistry in Dallas.…

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Aubree M. Chismark, RDH, MS
Aubree M. Chismark, RDH, MS

Aubree M. Chismark, RDH, MS, is an assistant professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at West Coast University in Anaheim, California. She is…

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Ava J. Wu, DDS
Ava J. Wu, DDS

Ava J. Wu, DDS, is a clinical professor in the Department of Orofacial Sciences and codirector of the Sjögren's Syndrome Clinic at the University of…

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Avinash S. Bidra, BDS, MS, FACP
Avinash S. Bidra, BDS, MS, FACP

Avinash S. Bidra, BDS, MS, FACP, is a board-certified maxillofacial prosthodontist and director of the Prosthodontics Residency Program at the…

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Barbara A. Long, SDT, RDH, CACE, BGS
Barbara A. Long, SDT, RDH, CACE, BGS

Barbara A. Long, SDT, RDH, CACE, BGS, is a lecturer and clinical instructor at the College of Dentistry, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon,…

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Barbara A. Tarwater, RDH, CDA, BASDH
Barbara A. Tarwater, RDH, CDA, BASDH

Barbara A. Tarwater, RDH, CDA, BASDH, is an associate professor in the
Dental Hygiene Program at Pensacola State College (PSC) in Pensacola, Fla,…

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Barbara Bennett, CDA, RDH, MS
Barbara Bennett, CDA, RDH, MS

Barbara Bennett, CDA, RDH, MS, has been actively involved in dentistry for more than 30 years. She is the department chair for Texas State Technical…

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Barbara Kunselman, RDH, MS
Barbara Kunselman, RDH, MS

Barbara Kunselman, RDH, MS, is an associate professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at University of Cincinnati (UC) Blue Ash College. She has…

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Barbara Shearer, BDS, MDS, PhD
Barbara Shearer, BDS, MDS, PhD

Barbara Shearer, BDS, MDS, PhD, is director of scientific affairs for Colgate Oral Pharmaceuticals in New York.

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Beata A. Golebiewska, RDH, BSEd
Beata A. Golebiewska, RDH, BSEd

Beata A. Golebiewska, RDH, BSEd, has served as an assistant clinical professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at New York University(NYU) College…

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Becca D. Jorde, PT, DPT, GCS, CEEAA, CERT MDT
Becca D. Jorde, PT, DPT, GCS, CEEAA, CERT MDT

Becca D. Jorde, PT, DPT, GCS, CEEAA, CERT MDT, is an associate professor in the Department of Physical Therapy at the USD School of Health Sciences.…

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Bernadette Alvear Fa, DDS
Bernadette Alvear Fa, DDS

Bernadette Alvear Fa, DDS, is an assistant professor in the Department of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Sciences at the Dugoni School of Dentistry,…

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Beth Monnin, RDH, MSEd
Beth Monnin, RDH, MSEd

Beth Monnin, RDH, MSEd, is the clinic coordinator and assistant professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at the University of Cincinnati Blue Ash…

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Bethany Komasinski, RDH, EFDA
Bethany Komasinski, RDH, EFDA

Bethany Komasinski, RDH, EFDA, is a practicing dental hygienist and a recent graduate of USI's dental hygiene program.

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Bethany Palesh, RDH, MS
Bethany Palesh, RDH, MS

Bethany Palesh, RDH, MS, practices clinical dental hygiene in general and periodontal practices both in Ontario, Canada, and Michigan where she is…

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Bethany Valachi, MS, PT, CEAS

Bethany Valachi, MS, PT, CEAS, is president and instructor for Posturedontics®, which provides dental ergonomic and injury prevention education and…

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Betsy Lindholm, RDH
Betsy Lindholm, RDH

Betsy Lindholm, RDH, has been practicing dental hygiene for three years. She graduated from Blinn College in Bryan, Texas, with her Associate Degree…

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Betsy Reynolds, RDH, MS
Betsy Reynolds, RDH, MS

Betsy Reynolds, RDH, MS, presents scientifically based dental and dental hygiene continuing education programs nationally and globally She also has…

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Beverly A. McClure, RDH, BS

Beverly A. McClure, RDH, BS, is an associate professor of Clinical Dental Hygiene at the Ohio State University, College of Dentistry, Division of…

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Bharathi Devi Myneni, BDS
Bharathi Devi Myneni, BDS

Bharathi Devi Myneni, BDS, practices with the Willamette Dental Group in Tigard, Oregon. A diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, she…

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Bhoomika Ahuja, BDS, MS
Bhoomika Ahuja, BDS, MS

Bhoomika Ahuja, BDS, MS, is an assistant professor of orthodontics in the Department of Developmental Sciences at the Marquette University School of…

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Bhushan Ahuja, BDS, MDS, RDH
Bhushan Ahuja, BDS, MDS, RDH

Bhushan Ahuja, BDS, MDS, RDH, maintains

a private orthodontic practice in Ahmedabad, India.

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Bina Surti, DDS
Bina Surti, DDS

Bina Surti, DDS, is an assistant professor in the Department of Integrated Reconstructive Clinical Sciences at the Arthur A. Dugoni School of…

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Bonnie Branson, RDH, PhD
Bonnie Branson, RDH, PhD

Bonnie Branson, RDH, PhD, is a professor in the Department of Dental Public Health and Behavioral Science at the University of Missouri-Kansas City…

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Bonnie Bruerd, RDH, MPH, DrPh
Bonnie Bruerd, RDH, MPH, DrPh

Bonnie Bruerd, RDH, MPH, DrPh, is a health policy consultant in Salem, Ore. She has more than 20 years of experience working with the Indian Health…

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Brandy Zantello, RDH, BSDH
Brandy Zantello, RDH, BSDH

Brandy Zantello, RDH, BSDH, is a 2018 graduate of the University of Michigan (U-M) Dental Hygiene Degree Completion E-Learning Program in Ann Arbor.…

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Brenda Tallon Bradshaw, BA, BSDH, RDH
Brenda Tallon Bradshaw, BA, BSDH, RDH

Brenda Tallon Bradshaw, BA, BSDH, RDH, is a graduate student at the Gene W. Hirschfeld School of Dental

Hygiene, Old Dominion University (ODU) in…

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Brent Pen-Jen Lin, DMD
Brent Pen-Jen Lin, DMD

Brent Pen-Jen Lin, DMD, is an associate clinical professor in the Division of Pediatric Dentistry, Department of Orofacial Sciences, at the University…

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Brian J. Swann, DDS, MPH
Brian J. Swann, DDS, MPH

Brian J. Swann, DDS, MPH, is the chief of oral health for the Cambridge Health Alliance in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He conducts the Oral Physician…

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Brian J. Wilkinson, PT, DPT, CHT, CLT
Brian J. Wilkinson, PT, DPT, CHT, CLT

Brian J. Wilkinson, PT, DPT, CHT, CLT, is an assistant professor and the associate director of clinical education in the Pacific University School of…

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Brian L. Mealey, DDS, MS
Brian L. Mealey, DDS, MS

Brian L. Mealey, DDS, MS, is a professor and director of the graduate program in the Department of Periodontics at the University of Texas Health…

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Brian Nový, DDS
Brian Nový, DDS

Brian Nový, DDS, is the chief dental officer at the Alliance Dental Center in Quincy, Massachusetts, and holds faculty appointments at three dental…

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Brian Schmidt, DDS, MD, PhD, FACS
Brian Schmidt, DDS, MD, PhD, FACS

Dr. Brian Schmidt, DDS, MD, PhD, FACS, is an oral and maxillofacial surgeon who specializes in the comprehensive surgical management of patients with…

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Brigette R. Cooper, RDH, MS
Brigette R. Cooper, RDH, MS

Brigette R. Cooper, RDH, MS, is a professor and chair of the Department of Dental Education at Minnesota State University (MSU), Mankato. She teaches…

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Brooke M.O. Fukuoka, DMD
Brooke M.O. Fukuoka, DMD

Brooke M.O. Fukuoka, DMD, is a guest lecturer on special care dentistry at the College of Southern Idaho Dental Hygiene in Twin Falls, A.T. Still…

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Bruce Riggs, DMD
Bruce Riggs, DMD

Bruce Riggs, DMD, has been involved in pediatric dentistry for the past 25 years, and caries management by risk assessment (CAMBRA) is an important…

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Bruno G. Loos, DDS, MS, PhD
Bruno G. Loos, DDS, MS, PhD

Bruno G. Loos, DDS, MS, PhD, is a professor of periodontology and the course director for post-graduate periodontics in the Department of…

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Bryan J. Frantz, DMD, MS
Bryan J. Frantz, DMD, MS

Bryan J. Frantz, DMD, MS, is president of the American Academy of Periodontology. He is also an associate professor in the Department of…

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C. Austin Risbeck, RDH

C. Austin Risbeck, RDH, is an author and speaker on the associations among periodontal diseases and heart disease and diabetes. He is president of…

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C. Eve J. Kimball, MD, FAAP
C. Eve J. Kimball, MD, FAAP

C. Eve J. Kimball, MD, FAAP, a pediatrician, is the founder of All About Children Pediatric Partners, PC, in Reading, Pennsylvania. She is an oral…

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Caitlyn Strubinger
Caitlyn Strubinger

Caitlyn Strubinger is a dental hygiene student

at Fortis Institute. She will graduate in May 2013 with an

Associate in Specialized Technology…

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Candace M. Herman
Candace M. Herman

Candace M. Herman, recently graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from Southern Illinois University. Herman plans to practice dental…

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Cara J. Riley, DMD, MS
Cara J. Riley, DMD, MS

Cara J. Riley, DMD, MS, is an assistant professor in the Department of Anesthesiology and a dentist anesthesiologist practicing at Children's Hospital…

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Caren M. Barnes, RDH, MS
Caren M. Barnes, RDH, MS

Caren M. Barnes, RDH, MS, is a professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene and the coordinator of clinical research at the Cruzan Center for Dental…

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Carlene Paarmann, RDH, MEd
Carlene Paarmann, RDH, MEd

Carlene Paarmann, RDH, MEd, is a professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Idaho State University (ISU) in Pocatello, where she joined the…

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Carlos Gonzalez-Cabezas, DDS, MSD, PhD
Carlos Gonzalez-Cabezas, DDS, MSD, PhD

Carlos Gonzalez-Cabezas, DDS, MSD, PhD, is an associate professor in the Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences, and Endodontics at the U-M…

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Carol A. Lapp, MS, PhD
Carol A. Lapp, MS, PhD

Carol A. Lapp, MS, PhD, recently retired from her position as associate professor in the Department of Oral Biology, School of Dentistry, at the…

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Carol Naylor, RDH, DMDM
Carol Naylor, RDH, DMDM

Carol Naylor, RDH, DMDM, is a professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Weber State University in Ogden, Utah. Before becoming an educator,…

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Carol Tobias, MMHS

Carol Tobias, MMHS, is director of the Health and Disability Working Group in Boston, and an assistant professor in the Department of Health Policy…

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Carole T. Pantera, DDS, MS
Carole T. Pantera, DDS, MS

Carole T. Pantera, DDS, MS, is a clinical associate professor emeritus in endodontics at UB. She was a founding partner of Southtowns Endodontics…

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Carolyn Brown, RDH, EFDA, BS, MPA
Carolyn Brown, RDH, EFDA, BS, MPA

Carolyn Brown, RDH, EFDA, BS, MPA, has practiced for 18 years at Cincinnati Children's Hospital, where she has been instrumental in initiating an…

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Carrie Hanson, RDH, MA
Carrie Hanson, RDH, MA

Carrie Hanson, RDH, MA, is an assistant clinical professor at the University of Missouri, Kansas City, School of Dentistry, in the Division of Dental…

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Carrie Peltier, MS, MPH
Carrie Peltier, MS, MPH

Carrie Peltier, MS, MPH, is the innovation senior project manager for the Academic Institute at Atrius Health, where she manages collaboration…

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Casey Chen, PhD, DDS

Casey Chen, PhD, DDS, is an associate professor of Primary Oral Health Care at University of Southern California (USC) School of Dentistry. He can be…

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Casey Hein, BSDH, MBA
Casey Hein, BSDH, MBA

Casey Hein, BSDH, MBA, is an assistant professor in the Division of Periodontics, Dental Diagnostics, and Surgical Sciences in the College of…

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Cassandra Nutter, BSDH, RDH
Cassandra Nutter, BSDH, RDH

Cassandra Nutter, BSDH, RDH, has been practicing dental hygiene for more than seven years. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene from…

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Catherin Wilson, RDH, BSDH
Catherin Wilson, RDH, BSDH

Catherin Wilson, RDH, BSDH, has been a practicing dental hygienist for more than 13 years. She is currently a student in the graduate dental hygiene…

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Catherine D. Saylor-Boles, RDH, MS
Catherine D. Saylor-Boles, RDH, MS

Catherine D. Saylor-Boles, RDH, MS, is an assistant professor in the Department of Periodontics at the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC),…

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Catherine K. Starnes, RDH, BS
Catherine K. Starnes, RDH, BS

Catherine K. Starnes, RDH, BS, has been a practicing dental hygienist for 38 years. She also served as a clinical assistant professor at the…

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Catherine S. Seifert, RDH, BS
Catherine S. Seifert, RDH, BS

Catherine S. Seifert, RDH, BS, has served as an adjunct clinical faculty member at ODU’s School of Dental Hygiene for the past 10 years. Her private…

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Cathrine Steinborn, DDS
Cathrine Steinborn, DDS

Cathrine Steinborn, DDS, practices general dentistry in Santa Clara, California, and is a part-time clinical instructor in the Department of…

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Cathy O'Brien, RDH, BS
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Cathy Russell, RDH
Cathy Russell, RDH

Cathy Russell, RDH, is clinical director and compliance trainer for infection control and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)…

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Charlene A. Czuszak , DDS, MS
Charlene A. Czuszak , DDS, MS

Charlene A. Czuszak , DDS, MS, is assistant professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene and in the Department of Oral Diagnosis, School of…

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Charles D. Larsen, DMD, MS
Charles D. Larsen, DMD, MS

Charles D. Larsen, DMD, MS, is a clinical assistant
professor and director of the predoctoral program in the Department
of Pediatric Dentistry at…

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Charles M. Cobb, DDS, MS, PhD
Charles M. Cobb, DDS, MS, PhD

Charles M. Cobb, DDS, MS, PhD, is a professor emeritus in the Department of Periodontics at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of…

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Chaya Morris, RDH, BS
Chaya Morris, RDH, BS

Chaya Morris, RDH, BS, practices as a dental hygienist in Indiana. She is a recent graduate of USI, earning a bachelor's degree in dental hygiene with…

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Cherith Flowerday
Cherith Flowerday

Cherith Flowerday, is the program officer for Delta Dental of Colorado Foundation.

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Cheryl A. Vamos, PhD, MPH
Cheryl A. Vamos, PhD, MPH

Cheryl A. Vamos, PhD, MPH, is an assistant professor, director of the Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Program, and Fellow in the Chiles Center in the…

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Cheryl Westphal, RDH, MS
Cheryl Westphal, RDH, MS

Cheryl Westphal, RDH, MS, is assistant dean for Allied Health Programs, director of Dental Hygiene Programs, and clinical associate professor at NYU…

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Chi Tran, DDS
Chi Tran, DDS

CHI TRAN, DDS, is an assistant professor in the Department of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Sciences at the Dugoni School of Dentistry, University…

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Chris H. Miller, PhD
Chris H. Miller, PhD

Chris H. Miller, PhD, is a professor emeritus of microbiology and an executive associate dean emeritus at Indiana University School of Dentistry in…

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Christina A. Demopoulos, DDS, MPH
Christina A. Demopoulos, DDS, MPH

Christina A. Demopoulos, DDS, MPH, is a faculty member at the University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV) School of Dental Medicine. As a Diplomate of the…

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Christina Calleros, RDH, MS
Christina Calleros, RDH, MS

Christina Calleros, RDH, MS, is an assistant professor and junior clinic
coordinator in the Division of Dental Hygiene at the University of New…

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Christina Giso, MBA

Christina Giso, MBA, is assistant professor, in the Division of Graduate Studies, Department of Dental Hygiene, at ISU, where she has developed and…

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Christina Peters
Christina Peters

Christina Peters, is the project director of the Native Dental Therapy Initiative for the Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board. She assists…

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Christina Silverman, BA
Christina Silverman, BA

Christina Silverman, BA, is a student in the New York University (NYU) College of Dentistry's dental hygiene program in New York. She presented a…

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Christine A. Hovliaras, RDH, BS, MBA, CDE
Christine A. Hovliaras, RDH, BS, MBA, CDE

Christine A. Hovliaras, RDH, BS, MBA, CDE, has been a dental hygienist for more than 25 years and has worked in clinical, educational, and industry…

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Christine DeBaz, BA
Christine DeBaz, BA

Christine DeBaz, BA, is a student and research assistant at Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) School of Dental Medicine in Cleveland.

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Christine Farrell, RDH, BSDH, MPA
Christine Farrell, RDH, BSDH, MPA

Christine Farrell, RDH, BSDH, MPA, is the oral health director for the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services' (MDHHS) Oral Health Program.…

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Christine Macarelli, RDH, MS
Christine Macarelli, RDH, MS

Christine Macarelli, RDH, MS, is an assistant professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at New York City College of
Technology (City Tech) in…

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Christine Rogers, RDH, MS
Christine Rogers, RDH, MS

Christine Rogers, RDH, MS, is an assistant professor and senior clinical coordinator at MCPHS University, Forsyth School of Dental Hygiene in…

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Christopher Shyue, BS, BA
Christopher Shyue, BS, BA

Christopher Shyue, BS, BA, is a research assistant in the UW School of Dentistry's Department of Oral Health Sciences.

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Christopher W. Bowers, DMD, MS
Christopher W. Bowers, DMD, MS

Christopher W. Bowers, DMD, MS, is an assistant professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at City Tech of the City University of New York, where…

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Cindy Lyon, BSDH, DDS, EdD
Cindy Lyon, BSDH, DDS, EdD

Cindy Lyon, BSDH, DDS, EdD, is associate professor and chair of the Department of Dental Practice at the University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni…

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Cindy Schroeder-Drucks, MA, RDH, CDA,

Cindy Schroeder-Drucks, MA, RDH, CDA, is an assistant professor at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey–School of Health Related…

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Claire M. Belling, BS, RDH
Claire M. Belling, BS, RDH

Claire M. Belling, BS, RDH, has been practicing dental hygiene and participating in dental reaserach for more than 20 years. She has published papers…

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Claudia Turcotte, CDA, RDH, MSDH, MSOSH
Claudia Turcotte, CDA, RDH, MSDH, MSOSH

Claudia Turcotte, CDA, RDH, MSDH, MSOSH, is a
professor of dental hygiene at Tunxis Community College in Farmington,
Connecticut. She has also…

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Claudine Paula Drew, RDH, MS, EdD
Claudine Paula Drew, RDH, MS, EdD

Claudine Paula Drew, RDH, MS, EdD, is an associate professor of Dental Hygiene at the Ministry of Health-College of Health Sciences, Kingdom of…

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Colleen M. Olson, RDH
Colleen M. Olson, RDH

Colleen M. Olson, RDH, is a private practice dental hygienist in San Antonio, Texas. She can be reached at: colleenmealeyolson@gmail.com.

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Connie Drisko, RDH, DDS

Connie Drisko, RDH, DDS, is associate dean for academic planning and faculty personnel and director of Clinical Research, Department of Periodontics,…

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Connie E. Beatty, RDH, BS
Connie E. Beatty, RDH, BS

Connie E. Beatty, RDH, BS, is an adjunct clinical instructor at Texas Woman's University in Denton and a candidate for a master of science in dental…

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Connie Kracher, PhD, MSD
Connie Kracher, PhD, MSD

Connie Kracher, PhD, MSD, is an associate professor of dental education and director of the dental assisting program at Indiana University–Purdue…

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Connie Mobley, PhD, RD
Connie Mobley, PhD, RD

Connie Mobley, PhD, RD, is a professor in the Department of Biomedical Sciences and associate dean of research at UNLV SDM. She is a registered…

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Constance R. Sharuga, RDH, PhD
Constance R. Sharuga, RDH, PhD

Constance R. Sharuga, RDH, PhD, is an associate professor of Dental Hygiene, Department of Allied Health Sciences, College of Public and Allied Health…

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Constanza E. Fernandez, DDS, PhD
Constanza E. Fernandez, DDS, PhD

Constanza E. Fernandez, DDS, PhD, is a research scholar at the University of Michigan (U-M) School of Dentistry in Ann Arbor, where she studies the…

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Corey B. Chmil, DMD
Corey B. Chmil, DMD

Corey B. Chmil, DMD, is on the faculty of Fortis

Institute in Scranton, Pa, where he serves as

the clinic dentist and teaches dental hygiene…

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Courtney O’Brien RDH, BS
Courtney O’Brien RDH, BS

Courtney O’Brien RDH, BS, is a private practitioner in Sunnyvale, Tex.

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Courtney P. Rudick, RDH-EA, MS, CHES
Courtney P. Rudick, RDH-EA, MS, CHES

Courtney P. Rudick, RDH-EA, MS, CHES, is the director of dental services at the Pocatello Free Clinic in Pocatello, Idaho, where she manages the…

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Courtney Randolph, BS
Courtney Randolph, BS

Courtney Randolph, BS, is the research coordinator for the Bowen Center for Health Workforce Research and Policy in the IU Department of Family…

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Courtney S. Babb, DMD
Courtney S. Babb, DMD

Courtney S. Babb, DMD, s an instructor in the Department of General Dentistry at The Dental College of Georgia at Augusta University. She was an…

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Cristina Casa-Levine, RDH, EdD
Cristina Casa-Levine, RDH, EdD

Cristina Casa-Levine, RDH, EdD, is an associate professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Farmingdale State College in New York. She teaches…

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Crystal Kanderis Lane, RDH, BS, MS
Crystal Kanderis Lane, RDH, BS, MS

Crystal Kanderis Lane, RDH, BS, MS, is a practicing oral health professional of 13 years and an assistant professor in the Department of Dental…

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Cynthia C. Amyot, RDH, EdD
Cynthia C. Amyot, RDH, EdD

Cynthia C. Amyot, RDH, EdD, is the associate dean for instructional technology and faculty development at the University of Missouri-Kansas City…

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Cynthia J. Howard, RDH, BS, MS, CCRC
Cynthia J. Howard, RDH, BS, MS, CCRC

Cynthia J. Howard, RDH, BS, MS, CCRC, is an adjunct assistant professor in the Dental Hygiene Unit of the Allied Health Department at Eugenio Maria de…

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Cynthia L. Stull, BSDH, MDH
Cynthia L. Stull, BSDH, MDH

Cynthia L. Stull, BSDH, MDH, is a clinical associate professor and director of the Master of Science in Dental Hygiene Program in the Division of…

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Cynthia Stegeman, EdD, RDH, RD, LD, CDE, FAND
Cynthia Stegeman, EdD, RDH, RD, LD, CDE, FAND

Cynthia Stegeman, EdD, RDH, RD, LD, CDE, FAND, is a registered dietitian and certified diabetes educator who works in a hospital-based diabetes…

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Dallin N. Harris, DDS
Dallin N. Harris, DDS

Dallin N. Harris, DDS, is an orthodontic resident at the University of Colorado (CU) School of Dental Medicine in Aurora. His research interests…

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Daniel J. Palazzolo, DDS
Daniel J. Palazzolo, DDS

Daniel J. Palazzolo, DDS, is assistant chief of Periodontics at Sheppard Air Force Base, where he teaches for the Advanced Education in General…

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Daniel M. Laskin, DDS, MS
Daniel M. Laskin, DDS, MS

Daniel M. Laskin, DDS, MS, is a professor and chairman emeritus of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Virginia Commonwealth…

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Daniel M. Russell, PhD
Daniel M. Russell, PhD

Daniel M. Russell, PhD, is an assistant professor in the School of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training at ODU.

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Daniel Malamud, PhD
Daniel Malamud, PhD

Daniel Malamud, PhD, is professor of Basic Sciences at NYU College of Dentistry. His research program deals with salivary diagnostics for infectious…

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Danielle Furgeson, RDH, MS, DHSc
Danielle Furgeson, RDH, MS, DHSc

Danielle Furgeson, RDH, MS, DHSc, is a clinical assistant professor and director of the Graduate Dental Hygiene Program at Michigan School of…

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Darice K. Pacak, RDH, MSEd
Darice K. Pacak, RDH, MSEd

Darice K. Pacak, RDH, MSEd,

is a fullprofessor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at the

University of Cincinnati. In addition, she serves as a…

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Darlene J. Swigart, EPDH, MS
Darlene J. Swigart, EPDH, MS

Darlene J. Swigart, EPDH, MS, is a full-time faculty member in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Oregon Institute of Technology in Klamath Falls,…

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Darlene Jones, RDH, MPA
Darlene Jones, RDH, MPA

Darlene Jones, RDH, MPA, is a clinical lecturer in the Department of Periodontics and Oral Medicine at the University of Michigan School of Dentistry…

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Darren Isfeld, DMD
Darren Isfeld, DMD

Darren Isfeld, DMD, is a 2010 graduate of the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine where he received the American Academy of…

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David A. Reznik, DDS
David A. Reznik, DDS

David A. Reznik, DDS, is chief of dental services for the Grady Health System in Atlanta. He also serves as director of the Oral Health Center in…

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David Cappelli, DMD, MPH, PhD
David Cappelli, DMD, MPH, PhD

David Cappelli, DMD, MPH, PhD, is an associate professor and director of the Research Division in the Department of Comprehensive Dentistry at the…

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David Charles Kaelber, MD, PhD, MPH, FAAP
David Charles Kaelber, MD, PhD, MPH, FAAP

David Charles Kaelber, MD, PhD, MPH, FAAP, is research director for the Center of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics and chief medical informatics…

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David Cluck, PharmD, AAHIVP
David Cluck, PharmD, AAHIVP

David Cluck, PharmD, AAHIVP, is an assistant professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice at ETSU College of Pharmacy. He practices clinical…

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David Gore, DMD
David Gore, DMD

David Gore, DMD, is an assistant professor in the Division of Restorative Dentistry and Prosthodontics at the University of Kentucky, College of…

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David H. Yu, DDS, MS
David H. Yu, DDS, MS

David H. Yu, DDS, MS, maintains a private periodontal practice in Austin, Texas, where he specializes in implant therapy and esthetic surgical…

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David M. Avenetti, DDS, MSD, MPH
David M. Avenetti, DDS, MSD, MPH

David M. Avenetti, DDS, MSD, MPH, is a full-time clinical assistant professor at the College of Dentistry, University of Illinois in Chicago. He works…

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David T.W. Wong, DMD, DMSc
David T.W. Wong, DMD, DMSc

David T.W. Wong, DMD, DMSc, is professor and

associate dean of research at the University of California,

Los Angeles (UCLA) School of Dentistry.…

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David Thornton, DDS
David Thornton, DDS

David Thornton, DDS, is an assistant professor in the Department of Dental Practice at

the Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry.

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David Tindle, DDS, MS
David Tindle, DDS, MS

David Tindle, DDS, MS, is a clinical assistant professor and the academic discipline coordinator for oral medicine and oral pathology at the…

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David Urbanawiz, DMD
David Urbanawiz, DMD

David Urbanawiz, DDS, is an instructor in the Department of Restorative Sciences at The Dental College of Georgia at Augusta University. His teaching…

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David W. Paquette, DMD, MPH, DMSc
David W. Paquette, DMD, MPH, DMSc

David W. Paquette, DMD, MPH, DMSc,is professor and associate dean for education at Stony Brook UniversitySchool of Dental Medicine in Stony Brook, NY.…

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David W. Tybor, OD
David W. Tybor, OD

David W. Tybor, OD, is the cofounder of LaserView Vision Center in Austin, Tex, where he practices optometry.

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Debi Gerger, RDH, MPH

Debi Gerger, RDH, MPH, is department chair of Dental Hygiene at West Coast University in Southern California. An educator for more than 15 years,…

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Deborah A. Finnegan, RDH, MS
Deborah A. Finnegan, RDH, MS

Deborah A. Finnegan, RDH, MS, is an adjunct faculty member in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Middlesex Community College in Lowell,…

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Deborah Dotson, RDH, PhD
Deborah Dotson, RDH, PhD

Deborah Dotson, RDH, PhD, is an assistant professor of dental hygiene and interim dental hygiene program director at ETSU where she coordinates the…

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Deborah Johnson Horlak, RDH, BS, MA
Deborah Johnson Horlak, RDH, BS, MA

Deborah Johnson Horlak, RDH, BS, MA, is assistant professor in the Department of Periodontics and director of the Dental Hygiene Program at the…

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Deborah L. Cartee, RDH, MS
Deborah L. Cartee, RDH, MS

Deborah L. Cartee, RDH, MS, is an assistant professor and junior clinical coordinator in the Department of Endodontics, Prosthodontics and…

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Deborah Studen-Pavlovich, DMD
Deborah Studen-Pavlovich, DMD

Deborah Studen-Pavlovich, DMD, serves as chair and professor of the Department of Pediatric Dentistry at the University of Pittsburgh, School of…

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Deborah Vayon, RDH, MEd
Deborah Vayon, RDH, MEd

Deborah Vayon, RDH, MEd, is an assistant professor at the University of Texas Health Science Center Houston School of Dentistry. She has
been a…

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Debra Ferraiolo, DMD, FAGD

Debra Ferraiolo, DMD, FAGD, is a clinical assistant professor of oral and maxillofacial pathology, radiology, and medicine at NYU, College of…

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Debra Friesen, RDH, MS
Debra Friesen, RDH, MS

Debra Friesen, RDH, MS, is an assistant professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at LLU School of Dentistry. She has private practice experience…

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Debra J. Sidd, RDH, RF, MEd
Debra J. Sidd, RDH, RF, MEd

Debra J. Sidd, RDH, RF, MEd, is a dental hygiene instructor at Normandale Community College in Bloomington, Minnesota, and the chair and online course…

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Debra November-Rider, RDH, MS
Debra November-Rider, RDH, MS

Debra November-Rider, RDH, MS, is the Institutional Review Board administrator at the Forsyth Institute in Cambridge, Mass, and course director for…

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Debra Zawistowski, RDH, BS
Debra Zawistowski, RDH, BS

Debra Zawistowski, RDH, BS, is an assistant professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at the Loma Linda University School of Dentistry and the…

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Dena M. Sapanaro, DDS, MS
Dena M. Sapanaro, DDS, MS

Dena M. Sapanaro, DDS, MS, is a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry at New York University (NYU) College of…

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Denise M. Bowen, RDH, MS (deceased)
Denise M. Bowen, RDH, MS (deceased)

DENISE M. BOWEN, RDH, MS, is a professor emeritus and graduate faculty member in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Idaho State University in…

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Denise M. Claiborne, PhD, RDH
Denise M. Claiborne, PhD, RDH

Denise M. Claiborne, PhD, RDH, is an assistant
professor and graduate program director at the Gene W.
Hirschfeld School of Dental Hygiene, Old…

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Dennis J. Fasbinder, DDS, ABGD
Dennis J. Fasbinder, DDS, ABGD

Dennis J. Fasbinder, DDS, ABGD, is a clinical professor in the Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences, and Endodontics at the University of…

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Dennis J. McTigue, DDS, MS
Dennis J. McTigue, DDS, MS

Dennis J. McTigue, DDS, MS, is professor of pediatric dentistry at The Ohio State UniversityCollege of Dentistry in Columbus. He is vice president of…

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Dennis N. Ranalli, DDS, MDS
Dennis N. Ranalli, DDS, MDS

Dennis N. Ranalli, DDS, MDS, is a professor in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry and Senior Associate Dean at the University of Pittsburgh, School…

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Dennis P. Tarnow, DDS
Dennis P. Tarnow, DDS

Dennis P. Tarnow, DDS, is professor and chairman of the Ashman Department of Implant Dentistry at NYU. A Diplomate of the American Board of…

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Diana B. Aboytes, RDH, MS
Diana B. Aboytes, RDH, MS

Diana B. Aboytes, RDH, MS, is an assistant professor and senior clinic coordinator in the Department of Dental Medicine at the University of New…

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Diana Bronstein, DDS, MS, MS
Diana Bronstein, DDS, MS, MS

Diana Bronstein, DDS, MS, MS, is an associate professor in the Department of Periodontology at Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine…

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Diana Esshaki, DMD, MS
Diana Esshaki, DMD, MS

Diana Esshaki, DMD, MS, is an assistant clinical professor in the Division of Medicine at TUSDM, where she supervises the training of dental students…

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Diana M. Catt, PhD
Diana M. Catt, PhD

Diana M. Catt, PhD, is an instructor and a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry at Indiana University School of…

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Diana Macri, RDH, BSDH, MSEd
Diana Macri, RDH, BSDH, MSEd

Diana Macri, RDH, BSDH, MSEd, is an assistant professor in the Allied Health Department at Eugenio Maria de Hostos Community College in the Bronx, New…

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Diane M. Daubert, RDH, MS
Diane M. Daubert, RDH, MS

Diane M. Daubert, RDH, MS, is a faculty member in the Department of Periodontics at the University of Washington

(UW) School of Dentistry in…

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Diane Melrose, RDH, BS
Diane Melrose, RDH, BS

Diane Melrose, RDH, BS, is clinical professor and acting chair of the Department of Dental Hygiene at the University of Southern California School of…

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Diane P. Kandray, RDH, MEd
Diane P. Kandray, RDH, MEd

Diane P. Kandray, RDH, MEd, has taught in the Dr. Madeleine Haggerty
Dental Hygiene Program at Youngstown State University in Ohio since 2002. She…

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Diane Rhee, PharmD, MHA
Diane Rhee, PharmD, MHA

Diane Rhee, PharmD, MHA, is a corporate clinical manager of acute care pharmacy services for Universal Hospital Services. Based in Las Vegas, she…

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Dianne L. Sefo, RDH, MEd
Dianne L. Sefo, RDH, MEd

Dianne L. Sefo, RDH, MEd, is a clinical associate professor and pre-clinical coordinator in the Allied Dental Programs at New York University (NYU)…

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Dianne Lancaster, RDH, BS
Dianne Lancaster, RDH, BS

Dianne Lancaster, RDH, BS, works in private practice in Dedham, Mass, and has 27 years of clinical experience in periodontology.

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Dmitriy Kravchenko, MPH
Dmitriy Kravchenko, MPH

Dmitriy Kravchenko, MPH, is a student in Nova Southeastern UniversityÍs dual medical and dental degree program. In 2017, he will graduate with both a…

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Dolores Cannella, PhD
Dolores Cannella, PhD

Dolores Cannella, PhD,is an assistant professor and director of behavioral sciences at StonyBrook University, School of Dental Medicine. She is a…

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Dominick P. DePaola, DDS, PhD, ScD (Hon)
Dominick P. DePaola, DDS, PhD, ScD (Hon)

Dominick P. DePaola, DDS, PhD, ScD (Hon), is currently president and CEO of the Forsyth Institute and professor of Oral Health Policy and Epidemiology…

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Dona R. Roberts, RDH
Dona R. Roberts, RDH

Dona R. Roberts, RDH, practices with Lewis Wharf Dental Associates in Boston. She has extensive experience consulting, volunteering, conducting…

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Donald A. Curtis, DMD, FACP
Donald A. Curtis, DMD, FACP

Donald A. Curtis, DMD, FACP, is a professor in the Department of Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences at the University of California San…

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Donald L. Chi, DDS, PhD
Donald L. Chi, DDS, PhD

Donald L. Chi, DDS, PhD, is an associate professor of oral health sciences at the University of Washington (UW) School of Dentistry in Seattle. He…

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Donald S. Clem, DDS
Donald S. Clem, DDS

Donald S. Clem, DDS, is the outgoing president of the American Academy of Periodontology. He maintains a private periodontal practice in Fullerton,…

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Donna Catapano-Martinez, CDA, RDH, DHSc
Donna Catapano-Martinez, CDA, RDH, DHSc

Donna Catapano-Martinez, CDA, RDH, DHSc, is a clinical assistant professor in the dental hygiene programs at New York University (NYU) College of…

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Donna L. Murray-Schoenecker, PHDHP, MSDH
Donna L. Murray-Schoenecker, PHDHP, MSDH

Donna L. Murray-Schoenecker, PHDHP, MSDH, is a dental navigator, facilitating medical and dental integration into a variety of medical practice…

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Donna Smith, BSDH, MSEd, RDHAP
Donna Smith, BSDH, MSEd, RDHAP

Donna Smith, BSDH, MSEd, RDHAP, is an
associate professor of clinical dentistry in the Department of
Dental Hygiene at the Ostrow School of…

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Donna Stach, RDH, MEd
Donna Stach, RDH, MEd

Donna Stach, RDH, MEd, is a professor at the University of Colorado Denver School of Dental Medicine where she has taught for more than 20 years. She…

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Donna Warren Morris, RDH, MEd
Donna Warren Morris, RDH, MEd

Donna Warren Morris, RDH, MEd, is an associate professor in the Department of Periodontics and Dental Hygiene at the University of Texas (UT) Dental…

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Dorothy A. Perry, RDH, PhD

Dorothy A. Perry, RDH, PhD, is associate professor and assistant dean for Curricular Affairs at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF),…

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Dorothy J. Rowe, RDH, MS, PhD
Dorothy J. Rowe, RDH, MS, PhD

Dorothy J. Rowe, RDH, MS, PhD, is an associate professor emeritus in the Department of Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences at the University of…

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Dorothy Vannah, Med, RDH, CDA
Dorothy Vannah, Med, RDH, CDA

Dorothy Vannah, Med, RDH, CDA, is director of the Simulation Learning Center and an associate professor in the Department of Diagnosis and Health…

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Douglas A. Young, DDS, EdD, MBA, MS
Douglas A. Young, DDS, EdD, MBA, MS

Douglas A. Young, DDS, EdD, MBA, MS, is a professor in the Department of Dental Practice at the University of the Pacific, Dugoni School of Dentistry.

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Douglas L. Risk, DDS, Col, USAF, DC
Douglas L. Risk, DDS, Col, USAF, DC

Douglas L. Risk, DDS, Col, USAF, DC, is director of the United States Air Force Dental Evaluation and Consultation Service (DECS), a 59th Dental Group…

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Drew Christianson, MDT, ADT
Drew Christianson, MDT, ADT

Drew Christianson, MDT,
ADT, is a clinical assistant
professor in the
Department of Primary
Dental Care, Division of
Dental Therapy at the…

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Durinda Mattana, RDH, BSDH, MS
Durinda Mattana, RDH, BSDH, MS

Durinda is an adjunct associate professor in the Division of Practice Essentials and Interprofessional Education at the University of Detroit Mercy…

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Dushyanthan Nithiyananthasothy
Dushyanthan Nithiyananthasothy

Dushyanthan Nithiyananthasothy will receive a Bachelor of Science degree from the NYU College of Dentistry in September. He is valedictorian of his…

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E. Todd Scheyer, DDS, MS
E. Todd Scheyer, DDS, MS

E. Todd Scheyer, DDS, MS, is a clinical assisting instructor at University of Texas Dental Branch (UTDB), Houston, and a guest lecturer at University…

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Edward H. Moody, Jr, DDS
Edward H. Moody, Jr, DDS

Edward H. Moody, Jr, DDS, is president of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. He also maintains a private pediatric dental practice in…

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Edward J. Swift, Jr, DMD, MS
Edward J. Swift, Jr, DMD, MS

Edward J. Swift, Jr, DMD, MS, practiced general dentistry for several years and has taught at the University of Mississippi and the University of…

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Elena Francisco, RDH, RDHAP, MS
Elena Francisco, RDH, RDHAP, MS

Elena Francisco, RDH, RDHAP, MS, is an adjunct instructor at Carrington College in Sacramento, California, and also maintains a private dental hygiene…

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Elham Mahdavi, DDS
Elham Mahdavi, DDS

Elham Mahdavi, DDS,

is an assistant professor in the

Department of Radiology at

the Dugoni School of Dentistry,

University of the Pacific.…

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Elise Sarvas, DDS, MSD, MPH
Elise Sarvas, DDS, MSD, MPH

Elise Sarvas, DDS, MSD, MPH, is a board-certified pediatric dentist and clinical assistant professor in the Division of Pediatric Dentistry at the UMN…

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Elizabeth I. Pitts, RDH, MS
Elizabeth I. Pitts, RDH, MS

Elizabeth I. Pitts, RDH, MS, is an adjunct clinical lecturer
in the Department of Periodontics and Oral Medicine in the Dental
Hygiene Program at…

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Elizabeth Kornegay, CDA, RDH, MS
Elizabeth Kornegay, CDA, RDH, MS

Elizabeth C. Kornegay, CDA, RDH, MS, is an assistant professor in the Dental Hygiene Programs at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Adams…

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Elizabeth Mertz, PhD, MA
Elizabeth Mertz, PhD, MA

Elizabeth Mertz, PhD, MA, is an associate professor at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), with a joint appointment in the Department…

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Elizabeth Southern Puette, RDH, BSDH, MS
Elizabeth Southern Puette, RDH, BSDH, MS

Elizabeth Southern Puette, RDH, BSDH, MS,

is a part-time clinical and didactic

instructor at FTCC. She also works

part-time in private…

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Elizabeth Velan, DMD, MSD
Elizabeth Velan, DMD, MSD

Elizabeth Velan, DMD, MSD, is the graduate program
director for pediatric dentistry and clinical assistant professor in the

Department of…

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Ellen B. Grimes, RDH, MA, MPA, EdD
Ellen B. Grimes, RDH, MA, MPA, EdD

Ellen B. Grimes, RDH, MA, MPA, EdD, is director of the Dental Hygiene Program at Vermont Technical College in Williston.

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Emily Ludwig, RDH, MSDH
Emily Ludwig, RDH, MSDH

Emily Ludwig, RDH, MSDH, is a lecturer at the Gene W. Hirschfeld School of Dental Hygiene at Old Dominion University (ODU) in Norfolk, Virginia, where…

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Emily Norrix, MPH
Emily Norrix, MPH

Emily Norrix, MPH, has been a perinatal oral health consultant for the MDHHS Oral Health Program since 2014. She is the subject matter expert on…

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Emily R. Holt, RDH, MHA, CDA, EFDA
Emily R. Holt, RDH, MHA, CDA, EFDA

Emily R. Holt, RDH, MHA, CDA, EFDA, is a clinical associate professor
of dental hygiene at the University of Southern Indiana (USI) in Evansville.…

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Eraldo L. Batista Jr, DDS, MSC, DSC
Eraldo L. Batista Jr, DDS, MSC, DSC

Eraldo L. Batista Jr, DDS, MSC, DSC, is an associate professor in the Division of Periodontics, Dental Diagnostics, and Surgical Sciences and the…

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Eric D. Bothwell, DDS, MPH, MA, PhD
Eric D. Bothwell, DDS, MPH, MA, PhD

Eric D. Bothwell, DDS, MPH, MA, PhD, is a public health advisor for the Men's Health Network, an educational organization that recognizes men's health…

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Eric Fox, RDH, MS
Eric Fox, RDH, MS

Eric Fox, RDH, MS, is a clinical assistant professor at the Caruth School of Dental Hygiene at Texas A&M University College of Dentistry. He has…

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Eric Linden, DMD, MSD
Eric Linden, DMD, MSD

Eric Linden, DMD, MSD, is a periodontist with more than 30 years of clinical experience and a laser periodontal surgeon with a private practice in New…

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Eric Salmon, DDS
Eric Salmon, DDS

Eric Salmon, DDS, is an assistant professor in the Department of

Dental Practice at the Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, University of

the…

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Eric Y.K. Fung, PhD
Eric Y.K. Fung, PhD

Eric Y.K. Fung, PhD, is a professor of pharmacology in the Department of Oral Biology at theUniversity of Nebraska Medical Center, College of…

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Erica Logsdon, RDH, BSDH
Erica Logsdon, RDH, BSDH

Erica Logsdon, RDH, BSDH, is a surgical assistant for Tri-State Oral Surgery LLC in Evansville, Indiana. She is a recent graduate of the University of…

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Erin A. Kierce, RDH, BA, MS, MPH
Erin A. Kierce, RDH, BA, MS, MPH

Erin A. Kierce, RDH, BA, MS, MPH, is director of quality assurance for New England Family Dentistry and Co and Family Orthodontics and Co in…

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Erin Boyleston, RDH, MS
Erin Boyleston, RDH, MS

Erin Boyleston, RDH, MS, is an assistant professor and director of the Dental Hygiene Program at Augusta University in Augusta, Georgia. She serves as…

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Erin C. Knoerl, MPH
Erin C. Knoerl, MPH

Erin C. Knoerl, MPH, is a public health specialist at the New York State Department of Health Bureau of Dental Health. Knoerl manages the department's…

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Erin Kate Simmons, BSDH
Erin Kate Simmons, BSDH

Erin Kate Simmons, BSDH, is an adjunct assistant professor in the School of Dental Hygiene at ODU. 

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Erin Relich, RDH, BSDH, MSA
Erin Relich, RDH, BSDH, MSA

Erin Relich, RDH, BSDH, MSA, is an associate professor in the Division of Dental Hygiene at Detroit Mercy Dental in Michigan, where she serves as the…

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Eswar Kandaswamy, BDS
Eswar Kandaswamy, BDS

Eswar Kandaswamy, BDS, is a periodontal resident
at The Ohio State University
(OSU) College of Dentistry in
Columbus.

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Eugene A. Pantera, JR, DDS, MS
Eugene A. Pantera, JR, DDS, MS

Eugene A. Pantera, JR, DDS, MS, is a clinical associate professor emeritus in endodontics, retired director of the Division of Endodontics, and former…

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Eugene Ko, DDS
Eugene Ko, DDS

Eugene Ko, DDS, is a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Periodontics and Oral Medicine at the University of Michigan School of…

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Eva M. Lupovici, RDH, MS
Eva M. Lupovici, RDH, MS

Eva M. Lupovici, RDH, MS, is a clinical professor in the Department of Allied Health at New York University College of Dentistry. A dental hygiene…

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Evangelos Papathanasiou DMD, MS, PhD
Evangelos Papathanasiou DMD, MS, PhD

Evangelos Papathanasiou DMD, MS, PhD, is an assistant professor in the Department of Periodontology at Tuft University School of Dental Medicine.

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Evanthia Lalla, DDS, MS
Evanthia Lalla, DDS, MS

Evanthia Lalla, DDS, MS, is a professor of dental medicine in the Division of Periodontics, Section of Oral and Diagnostic Sciences at Columbia…

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Eve J. Cuny, BA, MS
Eve J. Cuny, BA, MS

Eve J. Cuny, BA, MS, is an associate professor in the Department of Diagnostic Sciences and director of Environmental Health and Safety at the…

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Evelyn M. Thomson, BSDH, MS
Evelyn M. Thomson, BSDH, MS

Evelyn M. Thomson, BSDH, MS, is an adjunct assistant professor
at the Gene W. Hirschfeld School of Dental Hygiene, Old Dominion University in…

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Ewa Posorski, RDH, BS, MS
Ewa Posorski, RDH, BS, MS

Ewa Posorski, RDH, BS, MS, is an adjunct clinical lecturer in the University of Michigan (U-M) Dental Hygiene Degree Completion E-Learning Program and…

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Faith Y. Miller, RDH, MSEd
Faith Y. Miller, RDH, MSEd

Faith Y. Miller, RDH, MSEd, is an associate professor of dental hygiene in the School of Allied Health, College of Applied Sciences and Arts at…

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Faizan Kabani, RDH, MHA, MBA, PhD
Faizan Kabani, RDH, MHA, MBA, PhD

Faizan Kabani, RDH, MHA, MBA, PhD, is an assistant professor in the Caruth School of Dental Hygiene at Texas A&M College of Dentistry. He also…

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Fernando Suárez López del Amo, DDS, MS
Fernando Suárez López del Amo, DDS, MS

Fernando Suárez López del Amo, DDS, MS, is an assistant professor in the Department of Periodontics at the University of Oklahoma, College of…

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Fiona M. Collins, BDS, MBA, MA
Fiona M. Collins, BDS, MBA, MA

Fiona M. Collins, BDS, MBA, MA, is a national and international speaker, author, and consultant. She is a member of the American Dental Association…

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Firoozeh Samim, DMD, MSc
Firoozeh Samim, DMD, MSc

Firoozeh Samim, DMD, MSc, is a fourth-year oral medicine, oral pathology resident at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada.

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Foti S. Panagakos, DMD, PhD
Foti S. Panagakos, DMD, PhD

Foti S. Panagakos, DMD, PhD, is director of clinical research relations and strategy at the Colgate-Palmolive Company in New York and clinical…

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Frances Doherty Genco, RDH, BS
Frances Doherty Genco, RDH, BS

Frances Doherty Genco, RDH, BS, is a clinical administrator in the Department of Oral Biology at the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine…

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Frances McConaughy, RDH, MS
Frances McConaughy, RDH, MS

Frances McConaughy, RDH, MS, is a professor of dental hygiene in the Dumke College of Health Professions at Weber State University in Ogden, Utah. Her…

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Francesco D’Aiuto, DMD, PhD, MClinDent

Francesco D’Aiuto, DMD, PhD, MClinDent, is a clinical senior lecturer in periodontology at UCL Eastman Dental Institute. His research

has…

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Francis T. Williams, RPh, MSc
Francis T. Williams, RPh, MSc

Francis T. Williams, RPh, MSc, is the chief readiness information  officer, Pharmaceutical Division of the Defense Medical Standardization Board at…

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Frank A. Scannapieco, DMD, PhD
Frank A. Scannapieco, DMD, PhD

Frank A. Scannapieco, DMD, PhD, is a professor and chair of the Department of Oral Biology in the School of Dental Medicine at the University at…

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Frank Catalanotto, DMD
Frank Catalanotto, DMD

Frank Catalanotto, DMD, is a professor in the
Department of
Community Dentistry and
Behavioral Sciences at the
University of Florida
College of…

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Frank J.M. Verstraete, DrMedVet, BVSc(Hons), MMedVet, Dipl AVDC, Dipl ECVS, Dipl EVDC
Frank J.M. Verstraete, DrMedVet, BVSc(Hons), MMedVet, Dipl…

Frank J.M. Verstraete, DrMedVet, BVSc(Hons), MMedVet, Dipl AVDC, Dipl ECVS, Dipl EVDC, is board-certified in veterinary dentistry and surgery. He is…

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Fred J. Bonacci, DMD
Fred J. Bonacci, DMD

Fred J. Bonacci, DMD, has a private practice in Dunmore, Pa, specializing in the treatment of periodontal disease, dental implants, and oral medicine.…

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Fred J. Fendler, DDS
Fred J. Fendler, DDS

Fred J. Fendler, DDS, has been an assistant

professor in the Department of Dental Practice

at the University of the Pacific Arthur A.

Dugoni…

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Fred S. Margolis, DDS
Fred S. Margolis, DDS

Fred S. Margolis, DDS, is a clinical instructor at Loyola University Oral Health Center, Chicago, and an adjunct clinical assistant professor at the…

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Fred Summerfelt, RDH, MEd, AP
Fred Summerfelt, RDH, MEd, AP

Fred Summerfelt, RDH, MEd, AP, is an associate professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Northern Arizona university in Flagstaff. He also…

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Frederick Curro, DMD, PhD
Frederick Curro, DMD, PhD

Frederick Curro, DMD, PhD, is director of the PEARL Practice-Based Translational Network in New York. He is also director of regulatory affairs at the…

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Frederika Raizberg, BS
Frederika Raizberg, BS

Frederika Raizberg, BS, is working on her bachelor's degree in dental hygiene at NYU College of Dentistry. She also presented a poster with Christina…

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Frieda Atherton Pickett, RDH, MS
Frieda Atherton Pickett, RDH, MS

Frieda Atherton Pickett, RDH, MS, is an adjunct associate professor in the graduate division of the Department of Dental Hygiene, Idaho State…

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Gail Aamodt, RDH, EPDH, MS
Gail Aamodt, RDH, EPDH, MS

Gail Aamodt, RDH, EPDH, MS, is an associate professor and clinical education coordinator in the School of Dental Hygiene Studies at Pacific…

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Gail B. Stoops, RDH, BSDH

Gail B. Stoops, RDH, BSDH, is the senior manager of professional relations in the United States and Canada for Philips. She is responsible for key…

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Gail Heacox, BS, RDH
Gail Heacox, BS, RDH

Gail Heacox, BS, RDH, is a clinical dental hygienist and research assistant at the Dental Fears Research Clinic at the UW in Seattle.

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Gary Armitage, DDS, MS
Gary Armitage, DDS, MS

Gary Armitage, DDS, MS, is the author of the summary paper on the 1999 classifications that appeared in the Annals of Periodontology. He is the R.…

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Gary Chiodo, DMD, FACD
Gary Chiodo, DMD, FACD

Gary Chiodo, DMD, FACD, is the interim dean of the School of Dentistry at OHSU. He is also a professor of community dentistry and senior scholar in…

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Gary R. Nelson, DDS, MS
Gary R. Nelson, DDS, MS

Gary R. Nelson, DDS, MS, is an assistant professor in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry at Oregon Health & Science University, School of…

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Gayle B. McCombs, RDH, MS
Gayle B. McCombs, RDH, MS

Gayle B. McCombs, RDH, MS, is a professor in the Hirschfeld School of Dental Hygiene at Old Dominion University (ODU) in Norfolk, Virginia. Her…

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Gen Benoit, RDH, MEd
Gen Benoit, RDH, MEd

Gen Benoit, RDH, MEd, is an associate professor and supervisor of the dental hygiene program at Louisiana State University School of Dentistry in…

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George K. Stookey, MSD, PhD

George K. Stookey, MSD, PhD, is distinguished professor emeritus in the Department of Preventive Dentistry, Indiana University School of Dentistry,…

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Georgia Dounis, DDS, MS
Georgia Dounis, DDS, MS

Georgia Dounis, DDS, MS, is an associate professor in the Department of Clinical Sciences at theUniversity of Nevada Las Vegas School of Dental…

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Gerald L. Vale, DDS, MDS, MPH, JD
Gerald L. Vale, DDS, MDS, MPH, JD

Gerald L. Vale, DDS, MDS, MPH, JD, is a senior forensic dental consultant with the Los Angeles County Department of Coroner. Over the past 37 years,…

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Gerald Minick, DDS, MS, MSD
Gerald Minick, DDS, MS, MSD

Gerald Minick, DDS, MS, MSD, is an associate professor and program director in the Department of Graduate Orthodontics at the University of Colorado…

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Gordon L. Douglass, DDS
Gordon L. Douglass, DDS

Gordon L. Douglass, DDS, is president of the American Academy of Periodontology. He has a private periodontal practice in Sacramento and Folsom,…

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Gordon L. Pattison, DDS
Gordon L. Pattison, DDS

Gordon L. Pattison, DDS, served as assistant professor at both USC School of Dentistry and University of California, Los Angeles, School of Dentistry.…

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Grace Choi, BA, RDH
Grace Choi, BA, RDH

Grace Choi, BA, RDH, is an affiliate faculty member at the University of
Washington (UW) School of Dentistry where she teaches in the predoctoral…

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Graham L. Hearn, DDS, MSD
Graham L. Hearn, DDS, MSD

Graham L. Hearn, DDS, MSD, practices pediatric dentistry in Roseville, California, and is an affiliate faculty member at the University of the Pacific…

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Gülsün Gül, DDS, MBA, MPH, MS
Gülsün Gül, DDS, MBA, MPH, MS

Gülsün Gül, DDS, MBA, MPH, MS, is an assistant professor in the Division of Medicine, Department of Diagnosis and Health Promotion and director of…

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Gustavo Avila-Ortiz, DDS, MS, PhD
Gustavo Avila-Ortiz, DDS, MS, PhD

Gustavo Avila-Ortiz, DDS, MS, PhD, is an assistant professor in the Department of Periodontics at the University of Iowa College of Dentistry in Iowa…

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Gwen Cohen Brown, DDS, FAAOMP
Gwen Cohen Brown, DDS, FAAOMP

Gwen Cohen Brown, DDS, FAAOMP, is a professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at City Tech and a fellow in the Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial…

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Gwen Essex, RDH, MS, EdD
Gwen Essex, RDH, MS, EdD

Gwen Essex, RDH, MS, EdD, is an associate professor of diagnostic sciences at the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in…

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Gwen Grosso, RDH, MS
Gwen Grosso, RDH, MS

Gwen Grosso, RDH, MS, is assistant professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at the University of New Haven (UNH) in West Haven, Conn. She is the…

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H. Barry Waldman, DDS, MPH, PhD
H. Barry Waldman, DDS, MPH, PhD

H. Barry Waldman, DDS, MPH, PhD, is a distinguished teaching professor in the Department of General Dentistry at Stony Brook University in Stony…

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Hadeel Mohammed Ayoub, BSDH, MSDH
Hadeel Mohammed Ayoub, BSDH, MSDH

Hadeel Mohammed Ayoub, BSDH, MSDH, is a doctoral student in the dental science program at Indiana University School of Dentistry in Indianapolis. She…

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Haley Bobadilla
Haley Bobadilla

Haley Bobadilla, is a second year student in the Hirschfeld School of Dental Hygiene at ODU. She is a member of the university's Honors College and a…

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Hana Gadalla, BDS, MSc
Hana Gadalla, BDS, MSc

Hana Gadalla, BDS, MSc, is an assistant clinical professor at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry in Detroit and a periodontist in…

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Hanna Horowitz, DDS
Hanna Horowitz, DDS

Hanna Horowitz, DDS, is a professor in the Deparment of Dental Hygiene at Farmingdale State College in New York, where she teaches anatomy, pain…

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Hannah Maxey, PhD, MPH, RDH
Hannah Maxey, PhD, MPH, RDH

Hannah Maxey, PhD, MPH, RDH, is an assistant professor and director of the Bowen Center for Health Workforce Research and Policy at Indiana University…

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Harald O. Heymann, DDS, MEd
Harald O. Heymann, DDS, MEd

Harald O. Heymann, DDS, MEd, has given more than 750 lectures on various aspects of esthetic dentistry worldwide and received the Gordon J.…

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Hardy Limeback, PhD, DDS
Hardy Limeback, PhD, DDS

Hardy Limeback, PhD, DDS, is a professor emeritus at the University of Toronto Faculty of Dentistry, and he served as chair of the university's…

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Harish Koratkar, BDS, FAGD
Harish Koratkar, BDS, FAGD

Harish Koratkar, BDS, FAGD, is a resident in graduate endodontics
at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

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Harlan J. Shiau, DDS, DMSc
Harlan J. Shiau, DDS, DMSc

Harlan J. Shiau, DDS, DMSc, is a faculty member in the Department of Periodontics at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry in Baltimore. He…

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Harold C. Slavkin, DDS
Harold C. Slavkin, DDS

Harold is a professor and dean emeritus at the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry, University of Southern California in Los Angeles. As former director…

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Harold Jennings, RDH, MA
Harold Jennings, RDH, MA

Harold Jennings, RDH, MA, is a clinical instructor and course director for periodontology at NYU College of Dentistry, Dental Hygiene Programs, where…

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Harriet H. Kushins, CDA, RDH, MA
Harriet H. Kushins, CDA, RDH, MA

Harriet H. Kushins, CDA, RDH, MA, is a clinical instructor in the Department of Health Professions, Dental Hygiene, at Bergen Community College,…

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Heather L. Jared, RDH, MS
Heather L. Jared, RDH, MS

Heather L. Jared, RDH, MS, is an associate research professor at the University of North Carolina (UNC) School of Dentistry, Chapel Hill. She has been…

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Heather L. Taylor, MPH, LDH
Heather L. Taylor, MPH, LDH

Heather L. Taylor, MPH, LDH, is a doctoral student at the Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health, Indiana University in Indianapolis. Her…

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Heather R. Behnert, RDH, DMD, MS

Heather R. Behnert, RDH, DMD, MS, is the director of Dental Services at the Belle-Terrace Health and Wellness Center in Augusta, Ga. She is also an…

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Heather R. Thomas, RDH, BS, MEd
Heather R. Thomas, RDH, BS, MEd

Heather R. Thomas, RDH, BS, MEd, is an assistant clinical professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene and senior clinical instructor at Northern…

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Heather R. Watkins, RDH, DMD, MS
Heather R. Watkins, RDH, DMD, MS

Heather R. Watkins, RDH, DMD, MS, is an assistant professor in the Department of Periodontics, School of Dentistry, at the Medical College of Georgia…

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Hector F. Rios, DDS, PhD
Hector F. Rios, DDS, PhD

Hector F. Rios, DDS, PhD, is a tenure-track assistant professor in the

Department of Periodontics and Oral Medicine at the University of Michigan…

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Heidi Emmerling Muñoz, RDH, PhD, FAADH
Heidi Emmerling Muñoz, RDH, PhD, FAADH

Heidi Emmerling Muñoz, RDH, PhD, FAADH, is a professor

and former interim director of dental hygiene at

Sacramento City College in Sacramento,…

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Helen Rozenfeld, DDS
Helen Rozenfeld, DDS

Helen Rozenfeld, DDS, s a postgraduate periodontology

resident at the Stony Brook

School of Dental Medicine in Stony Brook,

NY. She is a…

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Helene Bednarsh, BS, RDH, MPH
Helene Bednarsh, BS, RDH, MPH

Helene Bednarsh, BS, RDH, MPH, is director of the HIV Dental Ombudsperson Program at the Boston Public Health Commission and dental director for the…

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Hemali G. Patel-Bhatka, RDH, MS
Hemali G. Patel-Bhatka, RDH, MS

Hemali G. Patel-Bhatka, RDH, MS, currently works in private clinical practice. She completed a master of science degree in Dental Hygiene Education in…

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Hessam Nowzari, DDS, PhD
Hessam Nowzari, DDS, PhD

Hessam Nowzari, DDS, PhD, is chairman of the University of Southern California’s Advanced Periodontics Department and a Diplomate of the American…

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Holli Seabury, PhD
Holli Seabury, PhD

Holli Seabury, PhD, is the CEO of the nonprofit McMillen Center for Health Education in Fort Wayne, Indiana. She is the lead curriculum designer for…

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Holly Gaff, PhD
Holly Gaff, PhD

Holly Gaff, PhD, is an associate professor in the Department of Biological Sciences at ODU. Her research interests include the study of the ecology of…

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Hope Ricciotti, MD

Hope Ricciotti, MD, is an assistant professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology at Harvard Medical School, Boston.

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Howard Needleman, DMD
Howard Needleman, DMD

Howard Needleman, DMD, is a clinical professor of oral and developmental biology at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine. He is a founding partner of…

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Howard Pollick, BDS, MPH
Howard Pollick, BDS, MPH

Howard Pollick, BDS, MPH, is a full time clinical professor in the Department of Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences of the School of Dentistry…

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Howell Tapley, PT, MSPT, PhD
Howell Tapley, PT, MSPT, PhD

Howell Tapley, PT, MSPT, PhD, is an associate professor and director of the Physical Therapy Program at Indiana State University (ISU) in Terre Haute.…

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Hyun A. Sohn, RDH, MS
Hyun A. Sohn, RDH, MS

Hyun A. Sohn, RDH, MS, is an adjunct instructor in the dental hygiene program at Foothill College in Los Altos Hills, California. She teaches both…

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Iain Chapple, PhD, BDS, FDSRCPS, FDSRCS, CCST
Iain Chapple, PhD, BDS, FDSRCPS, FDSRCS, CCST

Iain Chapple, PhD, BDS, FDSRCPS, FDSRCS, CCST, is a professor and head of periodontology at the School of Dentistry, Institute of Clinical Sciences,…

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Ignacio Sanz Martin, DDS
Ignacio Sanz Martin, DDS

Ignacio Sanz Martin, DDS, is a third year resident in the Department of Periodontology at Tufts University.

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Inessa A. Levitt, BA
Inessa A. Levitt, BA

Inessa A. Levitt, BA, is a predental student at the Indiana University School of Dentistry (IUSD) in Indianapolis. Her research interests include the…

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Inma LaCross, RDH, BSDH, MS
Inma LaCross, RDH, BSDH, MS

Inma LaCross, RDH, BSDH, MS, is an adjunct faculty member in the School of Dental Hygiene at Old Dominion University (ODU) in Norfolk, Va, and a…

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Ira Lamster, DDS, MMSc

Ira Lamster, DDS, MMSc, is professor and dean and Evanthia Lalla, DDS, MS, is associate professor in the Section of Oral and Diagnostic Sciences,…

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Ira T. Bloom, DDS
Ira T. Bloom, DDS

Ira T. Bloom, DDS, is the assistant director of the Advanced Education in General Dentistry Program at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry.…

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J. Max Goodson, DDS, PhD

J. Max Goodson, DDS, PhD, is the director of Clinical Research at the Forsyth Institute in Boston. Results of his work and those of his colleagues…

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J. Sean Hubar, DMD, MS
J. Sean Hubar, DMD, MS

J. Sean Hubar, DMD, MS, is a professor of oral and maxillofacial radiology in the Department of Diagnostic Sciences at the Louisiana State University…

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J. Tim Wright, DDS, MS
J. Tim Wright, DDS, MS

J. Tim Wright, DDS, MS, is the Distinguished Bawden Professor in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry at the University of North Carolina at
Chapel…

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J. W. Costerton, PhD, MS
J. W. Costerton, PhD, MS

J. W. Costerton, PhD, MS, is the director of the Center for Biofilms, University of Southern California School of Dentistry, Los Angeles. He is an…

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Jackie Foskett, RDH, BA, CH
Jackie Foskett, RDH, BA, CH

Jackie Foskett, RDH, BA, CH, is a general practice dental

hygienist, certified hypnotherapist, and owner of Healing Hypnotherapy

in Seattle. She…

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Jacob DeLaRosa, MD
Jacob DeLaRosa, MD

Jacob DeLaRosa, MD, is a cardiothoracic and vascular surgeon and chief of cardiothoracic surgical services at Portneuf Medical Center in Pocatello,…

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Jacob Shiloah, DMD
Jacob Shiloah, DMD

Jacob Shiloah, DMD, is a professor in the Department of Periodontology at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center. An author and…

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Jacqueline J. Freudenthal, RDH, MHE
Jacqueline J. Freudenthal, RDH, MHE

Jacqueline J. Freudenthal, RDH, MHE, is an associate professor and chair of the Department of Dental Hygiene at Idaho State University in Pocatello.…

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Jacqueline James Samuels, BA, DDS
Jacqueline James Samuels, BA, DDS

Jacqueline James Samuels, BA, DDS, is a general dentist and an assistant professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Eugenio Maria de Hostos…

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Jacquelyn L. Fried, RDH, MS
Jacquelyn L. Fried, RDH, MS

Jacquelyn L. Fried, RDH, MS, s an associate professor, Dean’s Faculty, in the Department of Dental Hygiene and the former director of…

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Jade Miller, DDS
Jade Miller, DDS

Jade Miller, DDS, is president of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD). In addition to his service to multiple dental organizations, he…

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James Burke Fine, DMD
James Burke Fine, DMD

James Burke Fine, DMD, is assistant dean for Postdoctoral Programs, professor of Clinical Dentistry, and director of Post Graduate Periodontics at…

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James D. Nickman, DDS, MS
James D. Nickman, DDS, MS

James D. Nickman, DDS, MS, is president of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD). He also chairs the Minnesota Dental Association…

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James P. Arnold, DMD, MAJ(P), USA, DC

James P. Arnold, DMD, MAJ(P), USA, DC, is the residency training director and staff oral and maxillofacial surgeon at Fort Sam Houston DENTAC.

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James S. Wefel, PhD
James S. Wefel, PhD

James S. Wefel, PhD, has been with the University of Iowa College of Dentistry in Iowa City for more than 30 years. He is the director of the Dows…

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James Schroeder, DDS, MS
James Schroeder, DDS, MS

James Schroeder, DDS, MS, is an adjunct faculty member at VCU School of Dentistry and a former private practice

owner in Richmond, Va. Currently,…

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James W. Little, DMD
James W. Little, DMD

James W. Little, DMD, is professor emeritus at the University of Minnesota College of Dentistry in Minneapolis, and a diplomate of the American Board…

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Jan Resler, RDH, BSDH
Jan Resler, RDH, BSDH

Jan Resler, RDH, BSDH, practiced in a private general dentistry office for 19 years before accepting a position teaching clinical dental hygiene in…

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Jana M. Pierce, RDH, BS
Jana M. Pierce, RDH, BS

Jana M. Pierce, RDH, BS, has been a practicing dental hygienist for 20 years and an oral surgery assistant for the past 4 years. She is a member of…

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Jana Mannen, RDH, BSDH
Jana Mannen, RDH, BSDH

Jana Mannen, RDH, BSDH, is a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Periodontics and School of Dental Hygiene at the University of Texas,…

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Jane C. Cotter, RDH, MS, CTTS
Jane C. Cotter, RDH, MS, CTTS

Jane C. Cotter, RDH, MS, CTTS, is an assistant professor in the Caruth School of Dental Hygiene at Texas A&M College of Dentistry in Dallas. Her…

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Jane Fox, MPH
Jane Fox, MPH

Jane Fox, MPH, is a project director at the Health and Disability Working Group.

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Jane Halaris, RDH, BS
Jane Halaris, RDH, BS

Jane Halaris, RDH, BS, is an adjunct instructor in the Department of Periodontology and Dental Hygiene at the University of Detroit Mercy School of…

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Jane Koppelman
Jane Koppelman

Jane Koppelman, MPA, is the research director for the dental campaign at The Pew Charitable Trusts in Washington, DC. Learn more at:…

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Jane L. Forrest, RDH, EdD
Jane L. Forrest, RDH, EdD

Jane L. Forrest, RDH, EdD, is section chair, Behavioral Science and Practice Management, at the University of Southern California School of Dentistry…

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Janet Kinney, RDH, MS
Janet Kinney, RDH, MS

Janet Kinney, RDH, MS, is director of the Dental Hygiene Program at the University of MichiganSchool of Dentistry. Her clinical experience is in both…

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Janet Tuthill, RDH, MA
Janet Tuthill, RDH, MA

Janet Tuthill, RDH, MA, is a clinical assistant professor in the Dental Hygiene Program at New York University College of Dentistry, New York, where…

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Jannette Whisenhunt, CDA, RDH, BS, MEd, PhD
Jannette Whisenhunt, CDA, RDH, BS, MEd, PhD

Jannette Whisenhunt, CDA, RDH,

BS, MEd, PhD, is chair of the

Department of Dental Education at

Forsyth Technical Community College

(FTCC)…

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Jasmin Haley, RDH, BSDH, CDA
Jasmin Haley, RDH, BSDH, CDA

Jasmin Haley, RDH, BSDH, CDA, is an adjunct faculty member at Howard Community College in Columbia, Maryland, and a consultant/educator with the…

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Jasmine Ramakrishna, RDH
Jasmine Ramakrishna, RDH

Jasmine Ramakrishna, RDH,

MS,3 works in private practice

in Elburn, Ill. She is also an

instructor in the dental assisting

program at MK…

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Jason H. Goodchild, DMD
Jason H. Goodchild, DMD

Jason H. Goodchild, DMD, is the vice president of clinical affairs at Premier Dental Products Co in Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania. He is also an…

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Jason Philip Hirsch, DMD, MPH
Jason Philip Hirsch, DMD, MPH

Jason Philip Hirsch, DMD, MPH, is a pediatric dentist in private practice in Royal Palm Beach, Florida. He focuses on childhood caries management. He…

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Jason R. Flores, DDS, RN, DADBA, DNDBA, FADSA
Jason R. Flores, DDS, RN, DADBA, DNDBA, FADSA

Jason a board-certified dentist anesthesiologist, is the clinical director of dental anesthesiology for the University of New Mexico Medical Group's…

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Jaymi‑Lyn Adams, RDH, MS
Jaymi‑Lyn Adams, RDH, MS

Jaymi‑Lyn Adams, RDH, MS, is an assistant professor and senior clinic coordinator in the Forsyth School of Dental Hygiene at MCPHS University in…

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Jean C. Wu, DDS

Jean C. Wu, DDS, is a faculty member at the Newport Coast Oral Facial Institute, a nonprofit international teaching and research center in Newport…

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Jean Conover, BSDH, MS
Jean Conover, BSDH, MS

Jean Conover, BSDH, MS, is an adjunct faculty member in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Chattanooga State Community College in Chattanooga,…

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Jean Moore, DrPH, FAAN
Jean Moore, DrPH, FAAN

Jean Moore, DrPH, FAAN, is the director of the New York Center for Health Workforce Studies at the School of Public Health, State University of New…

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Jeffrey A. Dean, DDS, MSD
Jeffrey A. Dean, DDS, MSD

Jeffrey A. Dean, DDS, MSD, is the Ralph E. McDonald professor of

pediatric dentistry and professor of orthodontics at IUSD and Riley Hospital…

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Jeffrey A. Rossmann, DDS, MS
Jeffrey A. Rossmann, DDS, MS

Jeffrey A. Rossmann, DDS, MS, is a professor and chair of the Department of Periodontics at Texas A&M University, Baylor College of Dentistry. He…

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Jeffrey D. Pope, DDS, MS
Jeffrey D. Pope, DDS, MS

JEFFREY D. POPE, DDS, MS, is a board-certified periodontist in private practice in Dallas. He is also a clinical assistant professor at Texas A&M…

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Jeffrey S. Rouse, DDS
Jeffrey S. Rouse, DDS

Jeffrey S. Rouse, DDS, maintains a private practice in San Antonio, Texas, and is an adjunct assistant professor in the Department of Prosthodontics…

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Jenn-Yih Lin, DDS, MS
Jenn-Yih Lin, DDS, MS

Jenn-Yih Lin, DDS, MS, is assistant clinical professor in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry at the University of Washington (UW) School of…

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Jennifer Chang, DDS
Jennifer Chang, DDS

Jennifer Chang, DDS, is an assistant professor in the Department of Periodontics and Dental Hygiene at the University of Texas Health Science Center…

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Jennifer D. Britt, DMD, MS, MAJ, USA, DC

Jennifer D. Britt, DMD, MS, MAJ, USA, DC, is a staff oral and maxillofacial pathologist and the officer in charge of the Hospital Dental Clinic, Fort…

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Jennifer Harmon, RDH, MS
Jennifer Harmon, RDH, MS

Jennifer Harmon, RDH, MS, is an assistant professor in the Dental Hygiene Program, Division of Comprehensive Care at the UNC at Chapel Hill Adams…

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Jennifer L. Brame, RDH, MS
Jennifer L. Brame, RDH, MS

Jennifer L. Brame, RDH, MS, is an associate professor in the Department of Dental Ecology at University of North Carolina (UNC) School of Dentistry.…

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Jennifer S. Sherry, RDH, MSEd
Jennifer S. Sherry, RDH, MSEd

Jennifer S. Sherry, RDH, MSEd, is an associate professor in the Dental Hygiene Program at Southern Illinois University (SIU), Carbondale. Her research…

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Jennifer Tran, BA
Jennifer Tran, BA

Jennifer Tran, BA, is a graduate student in oral biology at New York University (NYU), Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, New York. She works in…

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Jennifer Vasquez, RDH
Jennifer Vasquez, RDH

Jennifer Vasquez, RDH, is a dental hygienist at Jonathan B. Levine & Associates in New York. She is a member of the American Dental Hygienists'…

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Jessica De Bord, DDS, MSD, MA
Jessica De Bord, DDS, MSD, MA

Jessica De Bord, DDS, MSD, MA, is the associate program director of the New York University Lutheran Pediatric Dental Residency in Yakima, Washington.…

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Jessica Fagan, RDH, BS, MA
Jessica Fagan, RDH, BS, MA

Jessica Fagan, RDH, BS, MA, is a full-time faculty
member at Carrington College in Sacramento, California.
She worked as a practicing dental…

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Jessica Owens, DMD
Jessica Owens, DMD

Jessica Owens, DMD, is an assistant professor and predoctoral director in the Department of Periodontics at Louisiana State University Health Sciences…

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Jessica Suedbeck, RDH, MSDH
Jessica Suedbeck, RDH, MSDH

Jessica Suedbeck, RDH, MSDH, is an assistant professor at the Hirschfeld School of Dental Hygiene at Old Dominion University (ODU), where she teaches…

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Jessica Y. Lee, DDS, MPH, PhD
Jessica Y. Lee, DDS, MPH, PhD

Jessica Y. Lee, DDS, MPH, PhD, is the Demeritt Distinguished Professor and graduate program director of the pediatric dentistry residency program at…

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Jessie Vallee, DDS
Jessie Vallee, DDS

Jessie Vallee, DDS, is an assistant professor in the Department of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Sciences at the Dugoni School of Dentistry. She is…

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Jewel Goodman Shepherd, MPA, CHES, PhD
Jewel Goodman Shepherd, MPA, CHES, PhD

Jewel Goodman Shepherd, MPA, CHES, PhD, is a visiting assistant professor in the School of Community and Environmental Health with the College of…

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Jill L. McNitt-Gray, PhD
Jill L. McNitt-Gray, PhD

Jill L. McNitt-Gray, PhD, is a professor in the Department of Kinesiology, Biomedical Engineering, and Biological Sciences and the director of the…

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Jill Rethman, RDH, BA
Jill Rethman, RDH, BA

Jill has been involved in dental hygiene for more than 30 years, from clinical practice to speaking to publishing. Jill currently serves as the editor…

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Joan Beleno Sanchez, RDH, BSDH, BAS
Joan Beleno Sanchez, RDH, BSDH, BAS

Joan Beleno Sanchez, RDH, BSDH, BAS, is a clinical instructor and a member of the periodontal endoscope faculty in the Department of Dental Hygiene at…

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Joan I. Gluch, RDH, PhD
Joan I. Gluch, RDH, PhD

Joan I. Gluch, RDH, PhD, is director of Community Health and adjunct associate professor at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine,…

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Joan Otomo-Corgel, DDS, MPH, FACD

Joan Otomo-Corgel, DDS, MPH, FACD, is an adjunct assistant professor in the University of California, Los Angeles, School of Dentistry, Department of…

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Joan Pellegrini, PhD, RDH
Joan Pellegrini, PhD, RDH

Joan Pellegrini, PhD, RDH, is an associate professor
in the Department of General Practice, Dental Hygiene Program at
the Virginia Commonwealth…

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JoAnn Campoli Scofield, RDH, MS
JoAnn Campoli Scofield, RDH, MS

JoAnn Campoli Scofield, RDH, MS, is an assistant professor at Baylor College of Dentistry, Texas A&M Health Science Center, Dallas. She serves as…

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JoAnn Galliano, MEd, RDH
JoAnn Galliano, MEd, RDH

A woman of many talents and interests, JoAnn Galliano, MEd, RDH, is a legislative consultant for the California Dental Hygienists' Association's…

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JoAnn R. Gurenlian, RDH, MS, PhD
JoAnn R. Gurenlian, RDH, MS, PhD

JoAnn R. Gurenlian, RDH, MS, PhD, is a professor and graduate program director in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Idaho State University in…

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JoAnn Rover, RDH, MPA,
JoAnn Rover, RDH, MPA,

JoAnn Rover, RDH, MPA, is an associate professor and radiology coordinator in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Hostos Community College in Bronx,…

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Joanna Aalboe, RDH, MPH
Joanna Aalboe, RDH, MPH

Joanna Aalboe, RDH, MPH, is an assistant professor and a public

health dental hygienist at the UK College of Dentistry. She currently works in…

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Joanna Mullins, BSDH, RDH
Joanna Mullins, BSDH, RDH

Joanna Mullins, BSDH, RDH, is the manager of clinical strategy and support for Willamette Dental Group. She began working with the company in 1999 as…

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Joanna Trigilidas, RDH, MA

Joanna Trigilidas, RDH, MA, has been a practicing dental hygienist for more than 6 years. Currently, she is assistant professor and coordinator of…

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Joanne Brewer Timmons, MPH
Joanne Brewer Timmons, MPH

Joanne Brewer Timmons, MPH, is the manager of the Domestic Violence Program at Boston Medical Center, where she is responsible for building a…

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Jodi L. Olmsted, RDH, PhD
Jodi L. Olmsted, RDH, PhD

Jodi L. Olmsted, RDH, PhD, is an associate professor and director of the Health Sciences Program at the School of Health Care Professions, College of…

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Joe C. Ontiveros, DDS, MS
Joe C. Ontiveros, DDS, MS

Joe C. Ontiveros, DDS, MS, is the director of Clinical Esthetic Dentistry and director of Oral Biomaterials for the University of Texas Dental Branch…

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Joel B. Epstein, DMD, MSD, FRCD(C), FDS RCS(E)
Joel B. Epstein, DMD, MSD, FRCD(C), FDS RCS(E)

Joel B. Epstein, DMD, MSD, FRCD(C), FDS RCS(E), is a professor in the Department of Surgery at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and a collaborative member…

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Joel H. Berg, DDS, MS
Joel H. Berg, DDS, MS

Joel H. Berg, DDS, MS, is a professor and dean of the University of Washington School of Dentistry in Seattle. A pediatric dentist with more than 20…

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Joel H. Berg, DDS, MS
Joel H. Berg, DDS, MS

Joel H. Berg, DDS, MS, is professor and Lloyd and KayChapman chair for Oral Health also at UW. He is president of the American Academy of Pediatric…

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Joellen Carr, RDH, BSDH
Joellen Carr, RDH, BSDH

Joellen Carr, RDH, BSDH, is a recent graduate of the Caruth School of Dental Hygiene at the Texas A&M College of Dentistry. She is currently…

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Johan Aps, DDS, MSc, MSc, PhD
Johan Aps, DDS, MSc, MSc, PhD

Johan Aps, DDS, MSc, MSc, PhD, is a clinical associate professor and director of the Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology Clinic at the University of…

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John A. Levon, DDS, MS
John A. Levon, DDS, MS

John A. Levon, DDS, MS, is the director of the advanced education programs in prosthodontics at the IU School of Dentistry.

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John A. Molinari, PhD

John A. Molinari, PhD, is professor and chairman, Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry, Detroit.

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John A. Molinari, PhD
John A. Molinari, PhD

John A. Molinari, PhD, is a professor in the Department of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry, Detroit, and…

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John A. Yagiela, DDS, PhD
John A. Yagiela, DDS, PhD

is professor and chairman of the Division of Diagnostic and Surgical Sciences at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), School of Dentistry…

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John B. Ludlow, DDS, MS, FDS RCSEd
John B. Ludlow, DDS, MS, FDS RCSEd

John B. Ludlow, DDS, MS, FDS RCSEd, is a professor

in the radiology section of the Department of Diagnostic

Sciences and General Dentistry at…

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John Carl McManama, DDS
John Carl McManama, DDS

John Carl McManama, DDS, is professor in the Department of General Dentistry and course director for all courses in Operative Dentistry at Boston…

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John D.B. Featherstone, MSc, PhD

John D.B. Featherstone, MSc, PhD, is professor and dean of the School of Dentistry at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). He is also…

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John J. Warren, DDS, MS
John J. Warren, DDS, MS

John J. Warren, DDS, MS, is a professor in the Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry at the University of Iowa College of Dentistry in Iowa…

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John O. Burgess, DDS, MS
John O. Burgess, DDS, MS

John O. Burgess, DDS, MS, is assistant dean

for clinical research and director of biomaterials

at the University of Alabama at Birmingham…

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Jon B. Suzuki, DDS, PhD, MBA
Jon B. Suzuki, DDS, PhD, MBA

Jon B. Suzuki, DDS, PhD, MBA, has a presidential appointment as professor of microbiology and immunology in the School of Medicine and professor of…

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Jonathan B. Levine, DMD
Jonathan B. Levine, DMD

Jonathan B. Levine, DMD, is an associate professor and director of the advanced aesthetics program in dentistry at the New York University College of…

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Jonathan H. Do, DDS
Jonathan H. Do, DDS

Jonathan is an assistant clinical professor of periodontics at the University of California, Los Angeles, School of Dentistry. He also maintains a…

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JoNell Bly, RDH, BS
JoNell Bly, RDH, BS

JoNell Bly, RDH, BS, is an instructor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at the University of South Dakota (USD) School of Health Sciences in…

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Joseph Castellano, DDS
Joseph Castellano, DDS

Joseph Castellano, DDS, is president of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. He received his dental degree from the University of Texas Dental…

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Joseph E. Pechter, DMD
Joseph E. Pechter, DMD

Joseph E. Pechter, DMD, is completing a postdoctoral periodontology residency at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston.

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Joseph W. Evans, DDS
Joseph W. Evans, DDS

Joseph W. Evans, DDS, is an associate professor of dental hygiene at Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green. He has worked in private practice…

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Joshua B. Even, DMD
Joshua B. Even, DMD

Joshua B. Even, DMD, is the director of clinical strategy and support and a practicing general dentist for Willamette Dental Group. Having started…

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Joshua E. Lubek, DDS, MD, FACS
Joshua E. Lubek, DDS, MD, FACS

Joshua E. Lubek, DDS, MD, FACS, is an associate professor and the fellowship director of the Oral-Head & Neck Oncology/Microvascular Surgery…

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Joy B. Osborn, RDH, MA
Joy B. Osborn, RDH, MA

Joy B. Osborn, RDH, MA, is an associate professor in the Division of Dental Hygiene at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. Her primary…

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Joyce A. Moore, RDH, BSDH, CRCST
Joyce A. Moore, RDH, BSDH, CRCST

Joyce A. Moore, RDH, BSDH, CRCST, is a clinical instructor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Bristol Community College in Fall River,…

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Joyce Dais, MPH, MSEd, RDH
Joyce Dais, MPH, MSEd, RDH

Joyce Dais, MPH, MSEd, RDH, is an associate professor at Hostos Community College in Bronx, NY. Her experience includes community outreach, public…

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Joyce Y. Sumi, RDH, MS
Joyce Y. Sumi, RDH, MS

Joyce Y. Sumi, RDH, MS, is an associate professor of clinical dentistry in the Department of Dental Hygiene at the University of Southern California…

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Joyce Z. Downs, RDH, MS
Joyce Z. Downs, RDH, MS

Joyce Z. Downs, RDH, MS, is a full-time instructor at the School of Dental Hygiene at Old Dominion University (ODU), Norfolk, Va. She is also a…

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Judith Briles, PhD
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Judith Kreismann, RDH, BS, MA
Judith Kreismann, RDH, BS, MA

Judith Kreismann, RDH, BS, MA, is a clinical associate professor and the coordinator of preclinic and faculty services at New York University College…

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Judy Bendit, RDH, BS
Judy Bendit, RDH, BS

Judy Bendit, RDH, BS, has more than 45 years of experience in dentistry. She holds adjunct faculty appointments at the University of Pennsylvania…

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Judy Yamamoto, RDH, MS
Judy Yamamoto, RDH, MS

Judy Yamamoto, RDH, MS, is associate clinical professor and the interim director of the Dental Hygiene Program at the University of California, San…

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Julia A. Dilliard, RN, MS, ANP-BC, FNP-C, CDE
Julia A. Dilliard, RN, MS, ANP-BC, FNP-C, CDE

Julia A. Dilliard, RN, MS, ANP-BC, FNP-C, CDE, is an adult and family nurse practitioner in an endocrinology private practice in Dallas. Dilliard is…

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Julia Cherney, RDH, MS
Julia Cherney, RDH, MS

Julia is an associate professor and lead junior student clinic coordinator in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Cypress College in Cypress,…

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Juliana A. Barros, DDS, MS
Juliana A. Barros, DDS, MS

Juliana A. Barros, DDS, MS, is an assistant professor in the Department of Restorative Dentistryand Biomaterials at the University of Texas School of…

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Julie Bencosme, RDH, MA, CHES
Julie Bencosme, RDH, MA, CHES

Julie Bencosme, RDH, MA, CHES, is an associate professor in the Dental Hygiene Program at Eugenio Maria de Hostos Community College in Bronx, New…

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Julie D. Sutton, RDH, MS
Julie D. Sutton, RDH, MS

Julie D. Sutton, RDH, MS, is an assistant professor in the Division of Dental Hygiene at the UMKC School of Dentistry. She is the Missouri…

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Julie Holly, BA, RDH
Julie Holly, BA, RDH

Julie Holly, BA, RDH, is a clinical dental hygienist at Magnolia Park Dental in Coppell, Texas.

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Julio Sotillo, DDS, PhD
Julio Sotillo, DDS, PhD

Julio Sotillo, DDS, PhD, is a clinical assistant professor in the Division of Pediatric Dentistry at the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry…

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June M. Sadowsky, DDS, MPH, FASGD, DABSCD
June M. Sadowsky, DDS, MPH, FASGD, DABSCD

June M. Sadowsky, DDS, MPH, FASGD, DABSCD, is an associate professor in the Department of Restorative Dentistry and Biomaterials at the UT Dental…

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Justine Kolker, DDS, MS, PhD
Justine Kolker, DDS, MS, PhD

Justine Kolker, DDS, MS, PhD, is an associate professor in the Department of Operative Dentistry at the University of Iowa College of Dentistry, where…

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Ka Hei Karen Lau, MS, RD, LDN, CDE
Ka Hei Karen Lau, MS, RD, LDN, CDE

Ka Hei Karen Lau, MS, RD, LDN, CDE, is a registered dietitian and certified diabetes educator at Joslin Diabetes Center in Boston. She provides…

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Kaitlin Karalunas, RDH, PHDHP, BS
Kaitlin Karalunas, RDH, PHDHP, BS

Kaitlin Karalunas, RDH, PhDHP, BS, is an instructor of dental hygiene at the Fortis Institute. She is also a graduate student at St. Francis…

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Kaitlin Stier, RDH, MPH
Kaitlin Stier, RDH, MPH

Kaitlin Stier, RDH, MPH, is a clinical instructor at the New York University (NYU) College of Dentistry, Dental Hygiene Programs in New York. She…

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Kalid Aziz, DDS, MS
Kalid Aziz, DDS, MS

Kalid Aziz, DDS, MS, is an assistant professor and group practice administrator in the

Department of Dental Practice at the University of the…

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Kamolphob Phasuk, DDS, MS
Kamolphob Phasuk, DDS, MS

Kamolphob Phasuk, DDS, MS, is a clinical assistant professor of prostho - dontics at the IU School of Dentistry.

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Kanchan Ganda, MD
Kanchan Ganda, MD

Kanchan Ganda, MD, is a professor and head of the Division of Medicine, Department of Diagnosis and Health Promotion at TUSDM. She is the director of…

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Kandice Swarthout, MS, RDH, LPC
Kandice Swarthout, MS, RDH, LPC

Kandice Swarthout, MS, RDH, LPC, is a full-time professor of dental hygiene at Collin College in McKinney, Texas. She has 22 years of clinical…

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Kandis V. Garland, RDH, MS
Kandis V. Garland, RDH, MS

Kandis V. Garland, RDH, MS, is an associate professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Idaho State University (ISU), Pocatello, as well as…

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Kaprea F. Johnson, NCC, PhD

Kaprea F. Johnson, NCC, PhD, is an assistant professor in the Depart ment of Counseling and Human Services, College of Education at ODU. She is an…

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Karen A. Schulze, DDS, PhD
Karen A. Schulze, DDS, PhD

Karen A. Schulze, DDS, PhD, is an assistant professor in the Department of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Sciences at the Dugoni School of…

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Karen Davis, RDH, BSDH
Karen Davis, RDH, BSDH

With a long-standing love of dental hygiene dating back to the 8th grade, Karen Davis, RDH, BSDH, maintains a career that spans a variety of…

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Karen Edwards, DDS
Karen Edwards, DDS

Karen Edwards, DDS, is an assistant professor in the Department of Restorative Dentistry at the Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry. 

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Karen Kott, PT, PhD
Karen Kott, PT, PhD

Karen Kott, PT, PhD, is an associate professor in the School of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training at Old Dominion University in Norfolk,…

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Karen M. Portillo, RDH, MSDH
Karen M. Portillo, RDH, MSDH

Karen M. Portillo, RDH, MSDH, taught
several years in graduate and undergraduate dental
hygiene education. She is now a public health dental…

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Karina Villagrana, RDH
Karina Villagrana, RDH

Karina Villagrana, RDH, is a practicing dental hygienist in the Inner City Health Center in Denver.

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Katherine Krattenmaker, RDH, BS
Katherine Krattenmaker, RDH, BS

Katherine Krattenmaker, RDH, BS, is a recent graduate of the Dental Hygiene Program at New York University (NYU) College of Dentistry. She is…

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Katherine Kula, MS, DMD, MS
Katherine Kula, MS, DMD, MS

Katherine Kula, MS, DMD, MS, is chairperson and graduate program director

of the Department of Orthodontics and Oral Facial Genetics at

Indiana…

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Katherine Lemoine Pelullo, RDH, MEd
Katherine Lemoine Pelullo, RDH, MEd

Katherine Lemoine Pelullo, RDH, MEd, is a dental hygienist for Tufts Statewide Community Dental Program in the Department of Public Health and…

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Katherine Schrubbe, BSDH, MEd, PhD
Katherine Schrubbe, BSDH, MEd, PhD

Katherine Schrubbe, BSDH, MEd, PhD, is the director of quality assurance at Dental Associates of Wisconsin and an adjunct associate professor in the…

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Kathleen B. Muzzin, RDH, MS
Kathleen B. Muzzin, RDH, MS

Kathleen B. Muzzin, RDH, MS, is an associate professor at Baylor College of Dentistry, Texas A & M University Health Science Center, Dallas. She…

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Kathleen O. Hodges, RDH, MS
Kathleen O. Hodges, RDH, MS

Kathleen O. Hodges, RDH, MS, is a professor emerita in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Idaho State University in Pocatello who teaches in the…

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Kathryn Bell, RDH, EPDH, MS
Kathryn Bell, RDH, EPDH, MS

Kathryn Bell, RDH, EPDH, MS, is an associate professor in the Pacific University School of Dental Hygiene Studies. She also serves as associate dean…

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Kathryn R. Search, RDH, BSDH, MS
Kathryn R. Search, RDH, BSDH, MS

Kathryn R. Search, RDH, BSDH, MS, is in clinical dental hygiene practice in Charlottesville, Virginia. A recent graduate of the masterês degree…

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Kathy Bassett, RDH, MEd
Kathy Bassett, RDH, MEd

Kathy Bassett, RDH, MEd, is a professor of dental
hygiene at Pierce College in Lakewood, Washington, and an
adjunct professor at the University of…

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Kathy Conlin, RDH, RN, CCRN, MS, CRA
Kathy Conlin, RDH, RN, CCRN, MS, CRA

Kathy Conlin, RDH, RN, CCRN, MS, CRA, is a clinical research associate in Pediatric Oncology and Hematology at Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital in…

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Kathy J. Eklund, RDH, MHP
Kathy J. Eklund, RDH, MHP

KATHY J. EKLUND, RDH, MHP, is the director of occupational health and safety at the Forsyth Institute in Cambridge, Massachusetts. She is also an…

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Kathy Leonard, RDH, MEd, RF

Kathy Leonard, RDH, MEd, RF, is director of the Dental Hygiene Program at Lake Superior College in Duluth, Minn.

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Kathy Phipps, RDH, MPH, DrPH
Kathy Phipps, RDH, MPH, DrPH

Kathy Phipps, RDH, MPH, DrPH, is associate professor of Integrated Biosciences at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU), School of Dentistry,…

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Kayla Reed-Fitzke, PhD, LMFT
Kayla Reed-Fitzke, PhD, LMFT

Kayla Reed-Fitzke, PhD, LMFT, is an assistant professor of couple and family therapy in the Department of Psychological and Quantitative Foundations…

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Keavin McIntosh, DDS
Keavin McIntosh, DDS

Keavin McIntosh, DDS, is an instructor in the Department of Continuing Education at Pierce College. He is in private practice in Edgewood, Wash, and…

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Keerthana Satheesh, DDS, MS
Keerthana Satheesh, DDS, MS

Keerthana Satheesh, DDS, MS, is a full-time faculty member at the University of Missouri, Kansas City School of Dentistry, where she chairs the…

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Kelli Swanson Jaecks, MA, RDH
Kelli Swanson Jaecks, MA, RDH

Kelli Swanson Jaecks, MA, RDH, is the 2014-2015 president of the American Dental Hygienists' Association (ADHA), and she has served the ADHA in a…

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Kelly Hill, DDS
Kelly Hill, DDS

Kelly Hill, DDS, is in private practice in Elkhart, Indiana.

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Kelly K. Shutoff, RDH, BSDH, MEd
Kelly K. Shutoff, RDH, BSDH, MEd

Kelly Shutoff, RDH, BSDH, MEd, is a practicing dental hygienist and an adjunct faculty member at Forsyth School of Dental Hygiene, MCPHS University,…

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Kelly Schroeder, RDH, MS
Kelly Schroeder, RDH, MS

Kelly Schroeder, RDH, MS recently completed a Master of Science in Dental Hygiene degree at Idaho State University (ISU) in Pocatello. She is a…

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Kelly Tanner Williams, RDH, MSDH, CDA
Kelly Tanner Williams, RDH, MSDH, CDA

Kelly Tanner Williams, RDH, MSDH, CDA, has been active in dental hygiene as a clinician, educator, and consultant. She currently directs a course in…

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Kenneth A. Krebs, DMD

Kenneth A. Krebs, DMD, is immediate past president of the AAP. He maintains a private periodontal practice in Chicago.

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Kenneth L. Reed, DMD
Kenneth L. Reed, DMD

Kenneth L. Reed, DMD, is assistant director and attending dentist in anesthesia at the Lutheran Medical Center in Brooklyn,

NY; clinical associate…

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Kevin D. Plummer, DDS
Kevin D. Plummer, DDS

Kevin D. Plummer, DDS, is a professor and section director of removable prosthodontics in the Department of Oral

Rehabilitation at the Georgia…

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Kevin Luan, BDS, MS
Kevin Luan, BDS, MS

Kevin Luan, BDS, MS, is a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Periodontics at the University of Illinois College of Dentistry in…

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Kiet A. Ly, MD, MPH
Kiet A. Ly, MD, MPH

Kiet A. Ly, MD, MPH, is a physician trained in Preventive Medicine and Public Health. His research focus is pediatric oral and medical health and…

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Kim Attanasi, RDH, MS
Kim Attanasi, RDH, MS

Kim Attanasi, RDH, MS, is a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at the New York University College of Dentistry in New…

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Kim E. Diefenderfer, DMD, MS, MS
Kim E. Diefenderfer, DMD, MS, MS

Kim E. Diefenderfer, DMD, MS, MS, is a captain in the US Navy Dental Corps. He currently serves as assistant dental officer and command consultant for…

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Kim E. Diefenderfer, DMD, MS, MS,

Kim E. Diefenderfer, DMD, MS, MS, is a captain in the US Navy Dental Corps, special assistant for Operational Research at the Naval Institute for…

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Kim Roth, BA, MA, CRCST
Kim Roth, BA, MA, CRCST

Kim Roth, BA, MA, CRCST, is the director of central sterilization at Marquette University School of Dentistry, where she has worked

in central…

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Kimberli A. Harward
Kimberli A. Harward

Kimberli A. Harward is a senior in the Dental Hygiene Program at Eastern Washington University in Spokane. She is president of the school’s Student…

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Kimberly A. Erdman, RDH, PHDHP, MSDH
Kimberly A. Erdman, RDH, PHDHP, MSDH

Kimberly A. Erdman, RDH, PHDHP, MSDH, is the program director at Montgomery
County Community College in Blue Bell, Pennsylvania. Since 2010, she has…

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Kimberly K. McFarland, DDS, MHSA
Kimberly K. McFarland, DDS, MHSA

Kimberly K. McFarland, DDS, MHSA, chairs the Department of Community and Preventive Dentistry at Creighton University School of Dentistry in Omaha,…

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Kimberly Krust Bray, RDH, MS

Kimberly Krust Bray, RDH, MS, is associate professor and director of Graduate and Degree Completion studies at the University of Missouri-Kansas City,…

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Kimberly Lintag, RDH, BSDH, MS
Kimberly Lintag, RDH, BSDH, MS

Kimberly Lintag, RDH, BSDH, MS, is an adjunct assistant professor at the Hirschfeld School of Dental Hygiene at Old Dominion University in Norfolk,…

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Kimberly Lovell, RDH, MEd
Kimberly Lovell, RDH, MEd

Kimberly Lovell, RDH, MEd, worked in private clinical dental hygiene practice for 20 years and has been teaching in dental education for the past 11…

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Kimberly Mehlman-Orozco, PhD
Kimberly Mehlman-Orozco, PhD

Kimberly Mehlman-Orozco, PhD, is a founding partner and human trafficking expert witness for Mahn, Mehlman and Associates in Alexandria, Virginia. She…

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Kimberly Nimmons, RDH

Kimberly Nimmons, RDH, has practiced dental hygiene at Goldstein, Garber & Salama LLC in Atlanta for the past 23 years. She has contributed to the…

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Kirandeep Arora, DDS, BDS
Kirandeep Arora, DDS, BDS

Kirandeep Arora, DDS, BDS, is a periodontal resident at the UMKC School of Dentistry. Her research interests include bone graft materials and the…

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Koren Goodman, MSEd, CHES, PhD
Koren Goodman, MSEd, CHES, PhD

Koren Goodman, MSEd, CHES, PhD, is an adjunct/visiting specialist in the Health and Nutrition Sciences Department within the College of Education and…

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Krista L. Beaty, RDH, BS
Krista L. Beaty, RDH, BS

Krista L. Beaty, RDH, BS, is a graduate student in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Idaho State University (ISU) in Pocatello. She also works as a…

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Kristel Caganap, RDH, MSDH
Kristel Caganap, RDH, MSDH

Kristel Caganap, RDH, MSDH, is a senior clinical instructor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at the University of Southern California (USC) Ostrow…

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Kristen M. Stephens, RDH, MS
Kristen M. Stephens, RDH, MS

Kristen M. Stephens, RDH, MS, is a dental hygiene educator at West Coast University in Anaheim, California, and also a doctoral degree student at…

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Kristen Simmons, MHA, BSDH, RDH
Kristen Simmons, MHA, BSDH, RDH

Kristen Simmons, MHA, BSDH, RDH, is the chief operating officer for the Willamette Dental Group, a multispecialty group dental practice in Hillsboro,…

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Kristi M. Soileau, DDS, MEd
Kristi M. Soileau, DDS, MEd

Kristi M. Soileau, DDS, MEd, maintains a private periodontal practice in New Orleans. She is also a parttime faculty member in the Department of…

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Kristi Wilkins, RDH, MA
Kristi Wilkins, RDH, MA

Kristi Wilkins, RDH, MA, is associate professor and chair of the Department of Dental Hygiene at LLU, School of Dentistry. 

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Kristin Baumann, RDH, BS, MPH
Kristin Baumann, RDH, BS, MPH

Kristin Baumann, RDH, BS, MPH, is the first-year
clinic coordinator in the Department of Dental Hygiene at
Georgia Highlands College (GHC) in Rome.…

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Kristin Dillow, RDH, MS
Kristin Dillow, RDH, MS

Kristin Dillow, RDH, MS, is a research dental hygienist and study coordinator for the Center for Oral and Systemic Diseases and a clinical associate…

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Kristin H. Calley, RDH, MS
Kristin H. Calley, RDH, MS

Kristin H. Calley, RDH, MS, is an associate professor and interim graduate program director in the Department of Dental Hygiene at ISU. She has…

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Kristin H. Calley, RDH, MS
Kristin H. Calley, RDH, MS

Kristin H. Calley, RDH, MS, is an associate professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene and the senior preventive clinic coordinator at Idaho State…

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Kurt Metzler, DDS, MS
Kurt Metzler, DDS, MS

Kurt Metzler, DDS, MS, is an assistant professor in the Department of Oral Rehabilitation at the Georgia Regents

University (GRU) College of Dental…

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Kyle S. Choe, MD, FACS
Kyle S. Choe, MD, FACS

Kyle S. Choe, MD, FACS, specializes in cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery of the face in Virginia Beach, Va. He is board certified by the…

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Kyndall A. Hudson, RDH
Kyndall A. Hudson, RDH

Kyndall A. Hudson, RDH, is a clinical dental hygienist in a Brentwood, Tennessee private practice.

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Kyriakie Sarafoglou, MD
Kyriakie Sarafoglou, MD

Kyriakie Sarafoglou, MD, is an associate professor in the Division of Pediatric Endocrinology and Division of Genetics and Metabolism at the…

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L. Whitney Howerton, RDH, BS, BA
L. Whitney Howerton, RDH, BS, BA

L. Whitney Howerton, RDH, BS, BA, is a full-time instructor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Concorde Career College in Memphis, Tennessee,…

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Lance Rucker, DDS, FACD

Lance Rucker, DDS, FACD, is director of Clinical Simulation at the Faculty of Dentistry of the University of British Columbia, Vancouver.

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Lattice D. Sams, RDH, MS
Lattice D. Sams, RDH, MS

Lattice D. Sams, RDH, MS, is a clinical assistant

professor in the Department of Dental Ecology at the

University of North Carolina (UNC) School…

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Laura Gail Hendricks, RDH, MEd
Laura Gail Hendricks, RDH, MEd

Laura Gail Hendricks, RDH, MEd, is an assistant professor and director of nonsurgical periodontics at the A. T. Still University Arizona School of…

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Laura J. Sleeper, RDH, DHSc
Laura J. Sleeper, RDH, DHSc

Laura J. Sleeper, RDH, DHSc, is the program director for the
Plaza College Dental Hygiene Program, the first dental hygiene program in Queens and the…

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Laura Jansen Howerton, RDH, MS

Laura Jansen Howerton, RDH, MS, has extensive experience in private practice both in general and faculty practice. She is a clinical associate…

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Laura Jansen Howerton, RDH, MS
Laura Jansen Howerton, RDH, MS

Laura Jansen Howerton, RDH, MS, has extensive experience in private practice both in general and faculty practice. She is a clinical associate…

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Lauren A. Felix, RDH, BSDH
Lauren A. Felix, RDH, BSDH

Lauren A. Felix, RDH, BSDH, is a practicing dental hygienist in New Castle, Delaware, and an adjunct dental hygiene instructor at Delaware Technical…

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Lauren B. Mirsky, RDH, BS
Lauren B. Mirsky, RDH, BS

Lauren B. Mirsky, RDH, BS, is a graduate student in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Idaho State University (ISU) in Pocatello. In clinical…

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Lauren Dennis, MHA, BS
Lauren Dennis, MHA, BS

Lauren Dennis, MHA, BS, is a research associate in the Department of Neurology at the University of South Carolina in Columbia. Her research interests…

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Lauren Derrick, RDH, BSDH
Lauren Derrick, RDH, BSDH

Lauren Derrick, RDH, BSDH, is a recent graduate of the Caruth School of Dental Hygiene at Texas A&M College of Dentistry. She works for a dental…

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Laurence Chow, PhD

Laurence Chow, PhD, has been with the American Dental Association Foundation (ADAF) since 1969 and currently is assistant director and chief research…

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Laurie Brenchley, RDH, BS
Laurie Brenchley, RDH, BS

Laurie Brenchley, RDH, BS, is a graduate student in the Dental Hygiene Program at Idaho State University (ISU) in Pocatello. She also serves as a…

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Laurie Clark, RDH, BADH, AP
Laurie Clark, RDH, BADH, AP

Laurie Clark, RDH, BADH, AP, is an affiliated practice dental hygienist employed by Dignity Health First Teeth First Program, a grant-funded,…

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Lawrence Pizzitola, DDS
Lawrence Pizzitola, DDS

Lawrence Pizzitola, DDS, is
an assistant professor in the
Department of Dental Hygiene at
Farmingdale State College, New
York. Before joining…

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Leanne Elson, MS, M(ASCP)
Leanne Elson, MS, M(ASCP)

Leanne Elson, MS, M(ASCP), is a microbiologist and laboratory manager at Medical Diagnostic Laboratory Inc, Mount Vernon, Wash, a comprehensive…

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Leciel K. Bono, RDH-ER, MS
Leciel K. Bono, RDH-ER, MS

Leciel K. Bono, RDH-ER, MS, is an assistant professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Idaho State University (ISU) in Pocatello. She serves as…

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Leena Palomo, DDS, MSD
Leena Palomo, DDS, MSD

Leena Palomo, DDS, MSD, is an associate professor and director of the Doctor of Dental Medicine Periodontics Program at CWRU School of Dental…

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Leira Jimenez
Leira Jimenez

Leira Jimenez is a student in the dental hygiene program at
the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry. Her anticipated graduation date…

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Leslie Ann W. Mallory, RDH, MS
Leslie Ann W. Mallory, RDH, MS

Leslie Ann W. Mallory, RDH, MS, is a

practicing dental hygienist. Previously, she served as

an instructor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at…

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Liana Lu, RDH, BS
Liana Lu, RDH, BS

Liana Lu, RDH, BS, is a recent graduate of the Dental Hygiene Program at NYU College of Dentistry who is now working in private clinical practice.

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Linda Blackburn, BS
Linda Blackburn, BS

Linda Blackburn, BS, is a student in the dental hygiene
program at the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry
in Richmond. Her…

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Linda Brookman, RDH, BSDH, MSHS
Linda Brookman, RDH, BSDH, MSHS

Linda Brookman, RDH, BSDH, MSHS, is a senior clinical instructor in the Department of Dental Hygiene and codirector of the Neighborhood Mobile Dental…

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Linda D. Boyd, RDH, RD, EdD
Linda D. Boyd, RDH, RD, EdD

Linda D. Boyd, RDH, RD, EdD, is dean and a professor at the Forsyth School of Dental Hygiene at MCPHS University in Boston. She can be reached at:…

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Lindsey M. Lee, RDH, MS
Lindsey M. Lee, RDH, MS

Lindsey M. Lee, RDH, MS, is an assistant professor in the Division of Dental Hygiene at the University of New Mexico (UNM) in Albuquerque. She
has…

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Linh Nakamura, RDH, BS
Linh Nakamura, RDH, BS

Linh Nakamura, RDH, BS, is a clinical instructor in the dental hygiene program at Concorde Career College in San

Diego. She also works in private…

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Lisa B. Stefanou, RDH, MPH
Lisa B. Stefanou, RDH, MPH

Lisa B. Stefanou, RDH, MPH, is a clinical associate professor and associate director of Dental Hygiene Programs at New York University (NYU) College…

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Lisa B. Stefanou, RDH, MPH
Lisa B. Stefanou, RDH, MPH

Lisa B. Stefanou, RDH, MPH, is a clinical associate professor and associate director of Dental Hygiene Programs at New York University (NYU) College…

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Lisa Bennett Johnson, RDH, BSDH
Lisa Bennett Johnson, RDH, BSDH

Lisa Bennett Johnson, RDH, BSDH, is an instructor for the Forsyth School of Dental Hygiene at the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and
Health…

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Lisa Bilich, RDH, MS, CHSE
Lisa Bilich, RDH, MS, CHSE

Lisa Bilich, RDH, MS, CHSE, is a professor of dental hygiene at Eastern Washington University in Cheney. She is a clinical lead instructor, teaching…

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Lisa Dowst-Mayo, RDH, BSDH
Lisa Dowst-Mayo, RDH, BSDH

Lisa Dowst-Mayo, RDH, BSDH, is a full-time instructor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Concorde Career College in San Antonio, where she teaches…

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Lisa Lang, BSDH, DDS, MS, MBA
Lisa Lang, BSDH, DDS, MS, MBA

Lisa Lang, BSDH, DDS, MS, MBA, is an associate professor, assistant dean of clinical education, and chair of comprehensive care at CWRU School of…

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Lisa Mallonee, RDH, MPH, RD, LD
Lisa Mallonee, RDH, MPH, RD, LD

Lisa Mallonee, RDH, MPH, RD, LD, is a professor and graduate program director at the Caruth School of Dental Hygiene at Texas A&M College of…

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Lisa Moravec, RDH, MSDH
Lisa Moravec, RDH, MSDH

Lisa Moravec, RDH, MSDH, s an assistant professor and site coordinator in the Department of Dental Hygiene at the University of Nebraska Medical…

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Lola Giusti, DDS, MA
Lola Giusti, DDS, MA

Lola Giusti, DDS, MA, is an associate professor in the Department of Dental Practice at the Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry at the University of…

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Lorena Baccaglini, PhD, DDS, MS
Lorena Baccaglini, PhD, DDS, MS

Lorena Baccaglini, PhD, DDS, MS, is an associate professor in the Department of Epidemiology at the College of Public Health, University of Nebraska…

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Lorene R. Kline, RDH, BS, MS
Lorene R. Kline, RDH, BS, MS

Lorene R. Kline, RDH, BS, MS, is a clinical lecturer in the Division of Dental Hygiene at the University of Michigan School of Dentistry where she…

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Lorenzo Mordini, DDS, CAGS, MS
Lorenzo Mordini, DDS, CAGS, MS

Lorenzo Mordini, DDS, CAGS, MS, is an assistant professor of periodontology and the implant surgery coordinator at Creighton University School of…

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Lori Rainchuso, RDH, MS, DHSc
Lori Rainchuso, RDH, MS, DHSc

Lori Rainchuso, RDH, MS, DHSc, is an associate professor at the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences University in Boston where she…

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Lorie Speer, RDH, MSDH
Lorie Speer, RDH, MSDH

Lorie Speer, RDH, MSDH, is an assistant professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Eastern Washington University, where she teaches both…

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Lorinda L. Coan, RDH, MS
Lorinda L. Coan, RDH, MS

Lorinda L. Coan, RDH, MS, is an assistant professor in the Dental Hygiene Program at the University of Southern Indiana (USI) in Evansville. She is…

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Louis Fiset, DDS
Louis Fiset, DDS

Louis Fiset, DDS, helped to develop the Alaska Dental Health Aide Therapist Training Program. Formerly, he served as a dentist researcher at the…

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Lt Col Jose E. Colon, DMD, DMSc
Lt Col Jose E. Colon, DMD, DMSc

Lt Col Jose E. Colon, DMD, DMSc, is a staff forensic odontologist for

the Charles E. Carson Center for Mortuary Affairs, Dover Air Force

Base.…

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Lucas Rodrigues Pinheiro, DDS
Lucas Rodrigues Pinheiro, DDS

Lucas Rodrigues Pinheiro, DDS, is a doctoral student in oral and maxillofacial radiology, Faculdade de Odontologia at the Universidade de S‹o Paulo in…

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Lucinda J. Lyon, RDH, DDS, EdD
Lucinda J. Lyon, RDH, DDS, EdD

Lucinda J. Lyon, RDH, DDS, EdD, is the chair of the Department of Dental Practice and Community Service at the University of the Pacific Dugoni School…

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Luigi Nibali, DipDent, MSc, PhD
Luigi Nibali, DipDent, MSc, PhD

Luigi Nibali, DipDent, MSc, PhD, is a clinical lecturer at the University College London (UCL) Eastman Dental Institute. He also maintains a…

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Lydia Anna Rosado, LDH, MSDH, MPH, CHES
Lydia Anna Rosado, LDH, MSDH, MPH, CHES

Lydia Anna Rosado, LDH, MSDH, MPH, CHES, works in private practice and is an adjunct professor in the Dental Hygiene Programs at Indiana University…

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Lyndon F. Cooper, DDS, PhD
Lyndon F. Cooper, DDS, PhD

Lyndon F. Cooper, DDS, PhD, is the associate dean for research and head of the Department of Oral Biology at the University of Illinois at Chicago…

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Lynn D. Terracciano-Mortilla, RDH
Lynn D. Terracciano-Mortilla, RDH

Lynn D. Terracciano-Mortilla, RDH, is an adjunct clinical Instructor in the Department of Periodontology and Oral Implantology at the Kornberg School…

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Lynn Marsh, RDH, EdD
Lynn Marsh, RDH, EdD

Lynn Marsh, RDH, EdD, is a professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Farmingdale State College in New York. Her teaching responsibilities…

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Lynne Melchior, MSN, ACNP-BC, CDE
Lynne Melchior, MSN, ACNP-BC, CDE

Lynne Melchior, MSN, ACNP-BC, CDE, is an instructor in the Undergraduate and Graduate Nursing Programs at USI. She is a nurse, certified diabetes…

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Lynne Morgan, RDH, MS
Lynne Morgan, RDH, MS

Lynne Morgan, RDH, MS, is the clinical

coordinator of the dental hygiene program at Baker

College. She holds many didactic responsibilities…

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M. Anjum Shah, BSDH, MS, RDH
M. Anjum Shah, BSDH, MS, RDH

M. Anjum Shah, BSDH, MS, RDH, is an assistant professor in the Department of Oral Health Promotion and Community Outreach at Virginia Commonwealth…

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M. Elaine Parker, RDH, MS, PhD

M. Elaine Parker, RDH, MS, PhD, is the graduate program director and associate professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at the University of…

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M. John Novak, BDS, LDS, PhD

M. John Novak, BDS, LDS, PhD, is professor of Periodontics and associate director of the Center for Oral Health Research at the University of…

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Mackenzie Bacot
Mackenzie Bacot

Mackenzie Bacot is a senior in SIU's baccalaureate dental hygiene program.

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Mahmoud Al-Dajani, DDS, MSc, PhD (OMFS), MSc, FRCD(C) (DPH)
Mahmoud Al-Dajani, DDS, MSc, PhD (OMFS), MSc, FRCD(C) (DPH)

Mahmoud Al-Dajani, DDS, MSc, PhD (OMFS), MSc, FRCD(C) (DPH), is a researcher and instructor at the University of Toronto Faculty of Dentistry in…

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Mahvash Navazesh, DMD
Mahvash Navazesh, DMD

Mahvash Navazesh, DMD, is associate professor and chair, Division of Diagnostic Sciences at the University of Southern California School of Dentistry,…

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Malea Johnson, BS, RDH, EPDH
Malea Johnson, BS, RDH, EPDH

Malea Johnson, BS, RDH, EPDH, works in private clinical practice in Sherwood, Oregon. She is the former dental services coordinator for Northwest…

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Mansi Jailwala, MS
Mansi Jailwala, MS

Mansi Jailwala, MS, is a second-year dental student at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine (TUSDM) in Boston. She is currently conducting…

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Marcelo Freire, DDS, PhD, DMSc
Marcelo Freire, DDS, PhD, DMSc

Marcelo Freire, DDS, PhD, DMSC, is an assistant professor in the Immunology Department at the Forsyth Institute, Harvard School of Dental Medicine in…

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Marcia Daronch, DDS, PhD
Marcia Daronch, DDS, PhD

Marcia Daronch, DDS, PhD,

is a senior research scientist in the Department

of Pediatric Dentistry at NYU College of Dentistry. She has…

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Marcia M. Ditmyer, PhD, MCHES
Marcia M. Ditmyer, PhD, MCHES

Marcia M. Ditmyer, PhD, MCHES, is assistant dean for assessment and instruction and associate professor in residence with emeritus at UNLV School of…

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Margaret "Peg" Walsh, RDH, MS, MA, EdD (deceased)

Margaret "Peg" Walsh, RDH, MS, MA, EdD, is one of dental hygiene's most prolific researchers. She has authored more than 100 scientific articles and…

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Margaret Garland, MS, DDS
Margaret Garland, MS, DDS

Margaret Garland, MS, DDS, is a general dentist at Long Island Select Healthcare, a federally qualified health care facility in Hauppauge, New York.…

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Margaret Langelier, MSHSA
Margaret Langelier, MSHSA

Margaret Langelier, MSHSA, is deputy director of the Oral Health Workforce Research Center based at the Center for Health Workforce Studies (CHWS) in…

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Margaret Lappan Green, CDA, RDH, MS

Margaret Lappan Green, CDA, RDH, MS, is the 2006-2007 president of the American Dental Hygienists’ Association (ADHA). She has held many leadership…

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Margaret Lemaster, BSDH, MS
Margaret Lemaster, BSDH, MS

Margaret Lemaster, BSDH, MS, is an adjunct instructor in the Department of Oral Health Promotion and
Community Outreach at Virginia Commonwealth…

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Margarita Rivera, RDH, MSDH
Margarita Rivera, RDH, MSDH

Margarita Rivera, RDH, MSDH, is an assistant professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Farmingdale State College where she is the senior clinic…

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Margherita Fontana, DDS, PhD
Margherita Fontana, DDS, PhD

Margherita Fontana, DDS, PhD, is a professor in the Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences, and Endodontics at University of Michigan (U-M)…

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Maria Anderson, RDH, BSDH, MS
Maria Anderson, RDH, BSDH, MS

Maria Anderson, RDH, BSDH, MS, is the dental clinic manager at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. She is also assistant professor in the…

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Maria Elena Bilello, RDH, MSPH
Maria Elena Bilello, RDH, MSPH

Maria Elena Bilello, RDH, MSPH, is an assistant professor at New York
City College of Technology (City Tech) in Brooklyn, where she teaches
oral…

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Maria Emanuel Ryan, DDS, PhD
Maria Emanuel Ryan, DDS, PhD

Maria Emanuel Ryan, DDS, PhD, is a professor in the Department of Oral Biology and Pathology at the School of Dental Medicine, a member of the medical…

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Maria L. Geisinger, DDS, MS
Maria L. Geisinger, DDS, MS

Maria L. Geisinger, DDS, MS, is an associate professor in the Department of Periodontology and director of the advanced education in periodontology…

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Maria Perno Goldie, RDH, BA, MS
Maria Perno Goldie, RDH, BA, MS

Maria Perno Goldie, RDH, BA, MS, is a professional member of the National Speakers Association and a former president of both the International…

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Mariam Wyant, RDH, BS
Mariam Wyant, RDH, BS

Mariam Wyant, RDH, BS, recently earned a Bachelor of Science degree through the Degree Completion Dental Hygiene Program at the University of…

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Marie A. Collins, RDH, MS

Marie A. Collins, RDH, MS, is assistant professor and chair of the Department of Dental Hygiene at the Medical College of Georgia, Augusta. She can be…

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Marie A. Navickis, RDH, BSDH, MSDHEd
Marie A. Navickis, RDH, BSDH, MSDHEd

Marie A. Navickis, RDH, BSDH, MSDHEd, is an associate professor and chair of the dental hygiene program

at Rock Valley College, in Rockford, Ill.…

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mariecschweinebraten
mariecschweinebraten

Marie C. Schweinebraten, DMD, is a periodontist in private practice in Duluth, Ga. She is also a clinical faculty member at the School of Dentistry at…

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Marija Cahoon, MS, RDH
Marija Cahoon, MS, RDH

Marija Cahoon, MS, RDH, is an assistant professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Farmingdale State College,
where she teaches community…

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Marilynn Heyde, RDH, MPH
Marilynn Heyde, RDH, MPH

Marilynn Heyde, RDH, MPH, is assistant professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Loma Linda University (LLU), School of Dentistry in Loma…

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Marilynn Rothen, RDH, MS
Marilynn Rothen, RDH, MS

Marilynn Rothen, RDH, MS, is a clinical associate professor in the Department of Oral Health Sciences at the University of Washington (UW) School of…

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Mario F. Romero, DDS
Mario F. Romero, DDS

Mario F. Romero, DDS, is an assistant professor in the Department of Restorative Sciences at The Dental College of Georgia at Augusta University.…

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Marion C. Manski, RDH, MS
Marion C. Manski, RDH, MS

Marion C. Manski, RDH, MS, is an associate professor at the Fones School of Dental Hygiene at the University of Bridgeport in Connecticut. She has…

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Marisa Gregoire, AAS
Marisa Gregoire, AAS

Marisa Gregoire, AAS, is a recent graduate of the Fortis Institute Dental Hygiene Program in Scranton, Pennsylvania. She worked as a dental assistant…

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Maritza Mendez, DMD
Maritza Mendez, DMD

Maritza Mendez, DMD, is an assistant clinical professor in the Department of Dental Practice at the University of the Pacific Dugoni School of…

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Mark A. Weiskircher, DMD, Col, USAF, DC
Mark A. Weiskircher, DMD, Col, USAF, DC

Mark A. Weiskircher, DMD, Col, USAF, DC, is the chief of the Clinical Dentistry Division in the Dental Directorate at the Air Force Medical Operations…

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Mark Fitzgerald, DDS, MS
Mark Fitzgerald, DDS, MS

Mark Fitzgerald, DDS, MS, is a tenured associate professor and associate dean at the University of Michigan (U-M) School of Dentistry. In addition to…

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Mark Hinders, BS, MS, PhD
Mark Hinders, BS, MS, PhD

Mark Hinders, BS, MS, PhD, is a professor of Applied Science at the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Va. He is a former senior scientist…

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Mark Kacerik, RDH, MS

Mark Kacerik, RDH, MS, is assistant professor and sophomore clinic coordinator in the Department of Dental Hygiene also at the University of New…

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Mark S. Wolff, DDS, PhD
Mark S. Wolff, DDS, PhD

Mark S. Wolff, DDS, PhD, is professor and chair of the Department of Cariology and Comprehensive Care, and associate dean
for predoctoral clinical…

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Mark Weber, PT, PhD, SCS, ATC
Mark Weber, PT, PhD, SCS, ATC

Mark Weber, PT, PhD, SCS, ATC, is a professor in the Department of Physical Therapy in the School of Health-Related Professions and School of Graduate…

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Marlaina J. Reich, RDH, BAS
Marlaina J. Reich, RDH, BAS

Marlaina J. Reich, RDH, BAS, is an assistant clinical professor at Baylor
College of Dentistry in Dallas. She is currently working on her master’s…

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Marlene Storz, MSDH, RDH
Marlene Storz, MSDH, RDH

Marlene Storz, MSDH, RDH, is an assistant professor in the Dental Hygiene Program at the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of…

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Marsha A. Voelker, CDA, RDH, MS
Marsha A. Voelker, CDA, RDH, MS

Marsha A. Voelker, CDA, RDH, MS, is an assistant professor at the University of Missouri-Kansas City in the Division of Dental Hygiene where she…

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Martha J. Sanders, PhD, MSOSH, OTR/L, CPE
Martha J. Sanders, PhD, MSOSH, OTR/L, CPE

Martha J. Sanders, PhD, MSOSH, OTR/L, CPE, has worked in rehabilitation and prevention of musculoskeletal disorders for more than 30 years. She is a…

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Martha McComas, RDH, MS
Martha McComas, RDH, MS

Martha McComas, RDH, MS, is a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Periodontics and Oral Medicine, Dental Hygiene Program, at the…

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Mary D. Cooper, RDH, MSEd
Mary D. Cooper, RDH, MSEd

Mary D. Cooper, RDH, MSEd, is a professor of dental hygiene at Indiana University-PurdueUniversity. She has written textbooks, book chapters, and…

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Mary E. Foley, RDH, MPH
Mary E. Foley, RDH, MPH

Mary E. Foley, RDH, MPH, is the executive director of the Medicaid-Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) State Dental Association (MSDA) in…

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Mary Jacks, RDH, MS
Mary Jacks, RDH, MS

Mary Jacks, RDH, MS, is an associate professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio…

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Mary Kaye Scaramucci, RDH, MS
Mary Kaye Scaramucci, RDH, MS

Mary Kaye Scaramucci, RDH, MS, is a professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at the University of Cincinnati Blue Ash College. She has been the…

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Mary M. Hillmer, BA, RDH

Mary M. Hillmer, BA, RDH, is a dental health educator and operating room coordinator in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry at UNC-SOD. Her research…

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Mary Manning, AAS, BS, MS, RDH
Mary Manning, AAS, BS, MS, RDH

Mary Manning, AAS, BS, MS, RDH, is an assistant professor in the Dental Hygiene Unit at Hostos Community College in Bronx, New York. She can be…

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Mary Otto
Mary Otto

Mary Otto, is a Washington, DC-based journalist who began writing about oral health at the Washington Post,where she covered social issues, including…

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Mary Tran, BS
Mary Tran, BS

Mary Tran, BS, is a student in the dental hygiene program
at the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry. Her anticipated graduation…

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Mary Yacovone, RRT, MEd
Mary Yacovone, RRT, MEd

Mary Yacovone, RRT, MEd, is assistant professor

in the Department of Health Professions

and director of the Bachelor of Science degree…

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Marylou E. Gutmann, RDH, MA
Marylou E. Gutmann, RDH, MA

Marylou E. Gutmann, RDH, MA, has practiced and taught dental hygiene around the United States—from Maryland to Hawaii to Texas. Currently, she is a…

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Mathilde C. Peters, DMD, PhD
Mathilde C. Peters, DMD, PhD

Mathilde C. Peters, DMD, PhD,is professor of dentistry in the Department of Cariology, RestorativeSciences and Endodontics at the University of…

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Matt Crespin, MPH, RDH
Matt Crespin, MPH, RDH

Matt Crespin, MPH, RDH, is the associate director of the Children's Health Alliance of Wisconsin (chawisconsin.org) in West Allis. He oversees all…

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Matthew K. Geneser, DDS
Matthew K. Geneser, DDS

Matthew K. Geneser, DDS, is an assistant professor and graduate program director in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry at the University of Iowa…

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Maud Lassonde, DMD
Maud Lassonde, DMD

Maud Lassonde, DMD, is a second-year periodontal resident at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine.

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Maureen Tsokris, RDH, MPS
Maureen Tsokris, RDH, MPS

Maureen Tsokris, RDH, MPS, has over 18 years’ experience with pediatric, psychiatric, and geriatric patients, as well as working in general practice.…

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Mayra Barrueta Meneses, DDS
Mayra Barrueta Meneses, DDS

Mayra Barrueta Meneses, DDS, graduated from dental school in Mexico City, Mexico, in 2005. She is in private practice in Mexico City. She and Lukes…

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Mayra Guzman Carbajal
Mayra Guzman Carbajal

Mayra Guzman Carbajal is a sophomore dental hygiene student at Farmingdale State College.

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Mea A. Weinberg, RPh, DMD, MSD
Mea A. Weinberg, RPh, DMD, MSD

Mea A. Weinberg, RPh, DMD, MSD, is a clinical professor in the Department of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry at NYU College of Dentistry. A…

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Meg D. Atwood, RDH, MPS
Meg D. Atwood, RDH, MPS

Meg D. Atwood, RDH, MPS, is an associate professor at Orange County Community College, Department of Dental Hygiene, in Newburgh, New York, where she…

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Meg Long, RDH, BS
Meg Long, RDH, BS

is a clinical associate professor at Idaho State University in Pocatello. She teaches in senior clinic and facilitates community outreach experiences…

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Megan Elizabeth Wess, RDH, EFDA, BS
Megan Elizabeth Wess, RDH, EFDA, BS

Megan Elizabeth Wess, RDH, EFDA, BS, is a practicing dental hygienist in a pediatric dental office in Cincinnati and a general dental office in…

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Megan Norman, RDH, BSDH
Megan Norman, RDH, BSDH

Megan Norman, RDH, BSDH, practices clinical dental hygiene full-time at a general family practice in Independence, Mo. She is also the treasurer of…

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Megan R. Bilbee, RDH, BSDH
Megan R. Bilbee, RDH, BSDH

Megan R. Bilbee, RDH, BSDH, is a graduate dental hygiene student at the University of Michigan (U-M) School of Dentistry in Ann Arbor, and a…

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Meghan A. McGuinness, RDH, BS, MA, EdD
Meghan A. McGuinness, RDH, BS, MA, EdD

Meghan A. McGuinness, RDH, MA, EdD, is a professor and third-semester clinical coordinator in the Department of Dental Hygiene at State University of…

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Melanie Boyd, RDA
Melanie Boyd, RDA

Melanie Boyd, RDA, is a staff member at the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago. Owner of Gaudie Mae, she previously served at the Captain…

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Melanie J. Hayes, BOH, BHSc(Hons), GCPTT, PhD
Melanie J. Hayes, BOH, BHSc(Hons), GCPTT, PhD

Melanie J. Hayes, BOH, BHSc(Hons), GCPTT, PhD, is a lecturer at the University of Melbourne in Australia, where she coordinates the dental hygiene…

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Melanie Simmer-Beck, RDH, PhD
Melanie Simmer-Beck, RDH, PhD

Melanie Simmer-Beck, RDH, PhD, is an associate professor in the Department of Public Health and Behavioral Sciences at the University of…

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Melinda L. Meadows, LDH, MS
Melinda L. Meadows, LDH, MS

Melinda L. Meadows, LDH, MS, is an associate clinical professor in the

Department of Periodontics and Allied Programs, Dental Hygiene Division,…

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Melissa A. Obrotka, BA, RDH, ICP
Melissa A. Obrotka, BA, RDH, ICP

Melissa A. Obrotka, BA, RDH, ICP, practices as an implant care practitioner at the North Jersey Design Center for Implant and Cosmetic Dentistry in…

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Melissa Mann, RDH, BS
Melissa Mann, RDH, BS

Melissa Mann, RDH, BS, is a clinical dental hygienist for a general and cosmetic dentistry practice in Chicago. She is a member of the American Dental…

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Merri L. Jones, RDH, MSDH
Merri L. Jones, RDH, MSDH

Merri L. Jones, RDH, MSDH, is an assistant professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Eastern Washington University Riverpoint campus in…

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Mia L. Geisinger, DDS, MS
Mia L. Geisinger, DDS, MS

Mia L. Geisinger, DDS, MS, is an associate professor and director of the Advanced Education Program in Periodontology at the University of Alabama at…

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Michael E. Poth, DDS, MS
Michael E. Poth, DDS, MS

Michael E. Poth, DDS, MS, is chief of Periodontics, Clinical Dentistry Flight Commander, and Deputy Squadron Commander of the 82nd Dental Squadron,…

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Michael G. Newman, DDS
Michael G. Newman, DDS

Michael G. Newman, DDS, is professor emeritus at the University of California, Los Angeles, and editor in chief of the Journal of Evidence-Based

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Michael K. McGuire, DDS
Michael K. McGuire, DDS

Michael K. McGuire, DDS, is a clinical assisting instructor at UTDB, Houston, and UTHSC, San Antonio. He maintains a private practice limited to…

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Michael P. Rethman, DDS, MS
Michael P. Rethman, DDS, MS

Michael P. Rethman, DDS, MS, is a periodontist and biomedical scientist. He is a former president of the American Academy of Periodontology, former…

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Michael W. Roberts, DDS, MScD
Michael W. Roberts, DDS, MScD

Michael W. Roberts, DDS, MScD, is a Henson Distinguished Professor in the Division of Pediatric and Public Health at the University of North Carolina…

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Michaela Nguyen, RDH, MS
Michaela Nguyen, RDH, MS

Michaela Nguyen, RDH, MS, is the pre-clinical
director and senior clinical instructor in the Dental
Hygiene Program at the University of Southern…

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Michele Carr, RDH, MA
Michele Carr, RDH, MA

Michele Carr, RDH, MA, is an associate professor emeritus and former chair of the Division of Dental Hygiene at The Ohio State University, College of…

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Michele L. Darby, RDH, MS (deceased)
Michele L. Darby, RDH, MS (deceased)

Michele L. Darby, RDH, MS, Eminent Scholar, University Professor, and Graduate Program Director, Gene W. Hirschfeld School of Dental Hygiene, Old…

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Michelle Arnett, RDH, BS, MS
Michelle Arnett, RDH, BS, MS

Michelle Arnett, RDH, BS, MS, is an adjunct clinical lecturer in the Division of Dental Hygiene at the University of Michigan (U-M) School of…

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Michelle Boyce, RDH, BSDH, DHSc
Michelle Boyce, RDH, BSDH, DHSc

Michelle Boyce, RDH, BSDH, DHSc, is dean of Health Sciences at Georgia Highlands College. She has been working in academia for 7 years and as a dental…

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Michelle Gross-Panico, RDH, DHSc
Michelle Gross-Panico, RDH, DHSc

Michelle Gross-Panico, RDH, DHSc, is a clinical practice consultant with the United Healthcare Community Plan in Phoenix, where she works to increase…

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Michelle Hurlbutt, RDH, MSDH
Michelle Hurlbutt, RDH, MSDH

Michelle Hurlbutt, RDH, MSDH, is an assistant professor at Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, Calif, and director of the university's online BSDH…

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Michelle L. Sensat, RDH, MS

Michelle L. Sensat, RDH, MS, is assistant professor and preclinical coordinator at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Dentistry,…

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Michelle McGregor, RDH, BS, MEd
Michelle McGregor, RDH, BS, MEd

Michelle McGregor, RDH, BS, MEd, is an assistant professor and

the director of the dental hygiene program at VCU. She is secretary for the…

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Michelle Sirois, RDH, BSDH, MSDH(c)
Michelle Sirois, RDH, BSDH, MSDH(c)

Michelle Sirois, RDH, BSDH, MSDH(c), is an assistant professor at Springfield TechnicalCommunity College, in Springfield, Mass. She is also completing…

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Michelle Wood, RDH, BAS-DH
Michelle Wood, RDH, BAS-DH

Michelle Wood, RDH, BAS-DH, is a practicing dental hygienist at a federally qualified health center in Colorado. She is also a graduate dental…

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Mike Hodgson, RDH, BSDH
Mike Hodgson, RDH, BSDH

Mike Hodgson, RDH, BSDH, practices clinical dental hygiene full-time at a general family practice and a cosmetic practice, both in Kansas City, Mo. He…

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Mildred A. McClain, PhD
Mildred A. McClain, PhD

Mildred A. McClain, PhD, is an assistant professor in the Clinical Sciences Department at UNLVSDM. She received the American Dental Education…

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Miranda E. Davis, DDS, MPH
Miranda E. Davis, DDS, MPH

Miranda E. Davis, DDS, MPH, is director of the Native Dental Therapy Initiative Project with the Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board. In this…

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Mireya Rodriguez, RDHAP
Mireya Rodriguez, RDHAP

Mireya Rodriguez, RDHAP, is a registered dental hygienist in alternative practice for the Center for Oral Health, a nonprofit organization in Pomona,…

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Mitzi J. Palazzolo, DDS, MS, Maj, USAF, DC
Mitzi J. Palazzolo, DDS, MS, Maj, USAF, DC

Mitzi J. Palazzolo, DDS, MS, Maj, USAF, DC, is a staff member in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology in the 59th Dental Training…

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Molly A. Walters, RDH, BSDH
Molly A. Walters, RDH, BSDH

Molly A. Walters, RDH, BSDH, practices dental hygiene in a Manhattan pediatric office. She is an active member of her component and serves as…

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Molly Hogan, RDH, BSDH
Molly Hogan, RDH, BSDH

Molly Hogan, RDH, BSDH, graduated from the Dental Hygiene Program at SIU in May.

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Monica Colleen Stephenson, RDH-ER, BSDH
Monica Colleen Stephenson, RDH-ER, BSDH

Monica Colleen Stephenson, RDH-ER, BSDH, is a clinical instructor at Idaho State University in

Pocatello, where she is a graduate student in the…

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Monika Alcorn, RDH, MS
Monika Alcorn, RDH, MS

Monika Alcorn, RDH, MS recently earned a Master of Science in Dental Hygiene from Idaho State University (ISU) in Pocatello. Working in private…

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Morey J. Gendler, DDS
Morey J. Gendler, DDS

Morey J. Gendler, DDS, is an assistant clinical professor and group practice director in the Department of Cariology and Comprehensive Care at the New…

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Nabil F. Bissada, DDS, MSD
Nabil F. Bissada, DDS, MSD

Nabil F. Bissada, DDS, MSD, is a professor, chair of the Department of Periodontics, and director of the post-doctoral graduate program in…

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Nadine Brodala, DDS, MS, Dr med dent
Nadine Brodala, DDS, MS, Dr med dent

Nadine Brodala, DDS, MS, Dr med dent, is assistant professor in the Department of Periodontology at the University of North Carolina (UNC) School of…

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Nancy Andrews, RDH, BS
Nancy Andrews, RDH, BS

Nancy Andrews, RDH, BS, is a dental consultant in Costa Mesa, Calif.

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Nancy Dewhirst, RDH, BS
Nancy Dewhirst, RDH, BS

Nancy Dewhirst, RDH, BS, teaches infection control in the Department of Dental Hygiene at West Coast University in Anaheim, California. A speaker,…

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Nancy Goodwin, CDA, RDH, MEd
Nancy Goodwin, CDA, RDH, MEd

Nancy Goodwin, CDA, RDH, MEd, has been a faculty member at Athens Technical College in Athens, Georgia, since 2005, and she was recently named chair…

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Nancy J. Williams, RDH, EdD
Nancy J. Williams, RDH, EdD

Nancy J. Williams, RDH, EdD, is a professor and graduate program director in the Department of Dental Hygiene at UTHSC. She is also a member of…

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Nancy K. Mann, RDH, MSEd
Nancy K. Mann, RDH, MSEd

Nancy K. Mann, RDH, MSEd, is a professor of dental hygiene at Indiana University-Purdue University in Fort Wayne.
With more than 35 years of…

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Nancy Kane Mann, RDH, MSEd
Nancy Kane Mann, RDH, MSEd

Nancy Kane Mann, RDH, MSEd, is a clinical associate professor of dental hygiene at IndianaUniversity-Purdue University in Fort Wayne. With more than…

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Nancy Kiehl, RDH, MS
Nancy Kiehl, RDH, MS

Nancy Kiehl, RDH, MS, works in private periodontal practice, where she uses a dental endoscope 5 days a week. Kiehl formerly taught at Lorain County…

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Nancy Van, RDH, BSDH
Nancy Van, RDH, BSDH

Nancy Van, RDH, BSDH, is a recent graduate of the Caruth School of Dental Hygiene at Texas A&M College of Dentistry in Dallas. She works for a…

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Natalie Hagel, RDH, MS
Natalie Hagel, RDH, MS

Natalie Hagel, RDH, MS, is an assistant professor in the Department of Diagnosis and Health Promotion at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in…

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Neil D. Lutins, DDS
Neil D. Lutins, DDS

Neil D. Lutins, DDS, is an adjunct professor in the Department of Periodontics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, and maintains a private…

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Nga Villanueva, BA, BSDH, RDH
Nga Villanueva, BA, BSDH, RDH

Nga Villanueva, BA, BSDH, RDH, has been practicing dental hygiene for ten years. After pursuing a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Texas at…

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Nicole Fortune, RDH, MBA
Nicole Fortune, RDH, MBA

Nicole Fortune, RDH, MBA, is a full-time practicing dental hygienist with Brian D. Huber, DDS, MS, at Champlain Periodontal in South Burlington,…

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Nicole Greco, BSDH, MA
Nicole Greco, BSDH, MA

Nicole Greco, BSDH, MA, is director of the dental hygiene program at Baker College in Auburn Hills, Michigan. She has also taught dental hygiene…

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Nicole Uhl, RDH, EFDA, MSA
Nicole Uhl, RDH, EFDA, MSA

Nicole Uhl, RDH, EFDA, MSA, is a full-time
dental assisting
instructor at Eastland-
Fairfield Career and
Technical School in
Carroll, Ohio.

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Nikolaos Donos, DDS, MS, FHEA, FRCSEng, PhD
Nikolaos Donos, DDS, MS, FHEA, FRCSEng, PhD

Nikolaos Donos, DDS, MS, FHEA, FRCSEng, PhD, is chair of periodontology, director of research, and director of the Master of

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Nina E. Karhinen, RDH, BSDH
Nina E. Karhinen, RDH, BSDH

Nina E. Karhinen, RDH, BSDH, has been practicing clinical dental hygiene for more than 20 years. She is a didactic and first and second year clinical…

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Nina Matheney, RDH, BSDH
Nina Matheney, RDH, BSDH

Nina Matheney, RDH, BSDH, is a recent graduate of the Caruth School of Dental Hygiene at Texas A&M University College of Dentistry. She works for…

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Nita Singh, DDS
Nita Singh, DDS

Nita Singh, DDS, is a staff dentist in the Patient Admitting and Emergency Services Clinic at the University of Michigan School of Dentistry in Ann…

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Noelle M. Santucci, DDS, MA
Noelle M. Santucci, DDS, MA

Noelle M. Santucci, DDS, MA, is an assistant professor in the

Department of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Science at the

Arthur A. Dugoni…

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Norman Tinanoff, DDS, MS
Norman Tinanoff, DDS, MS

Norman Tinanoff, DDS, MS, is a professor of pediatric dentistry in the Department of Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry, University of Maryland…

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Nubia Goodwin, MPH
Nubia Goodwin, MPH

Nubia Goodwin, MPH, is a research support specialist at the New York Center for Health Workforce Studies. She assists with all parts of the research…

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Olga A.C. Ibsen, RDH, MS, FAADH
Olga A.C. Ibsen, RDH, MS, FAADH

Olga A.C. Ibsen, RDH, MS, FAADH, is a world-renowned authority on oral pathology and the coauthor of Oral Pathology for the Dental Hygienist, now in…

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Orpheus L. Triplett, DDS
Orpheus L. Triplett, DDS

Orpheus L. Triplett, DDS, is an associate professor in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry and Community Oral Health at the University of Tennessee…

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P. Mark Bartold, DDSc, PhD
P. Mark Bartold, DDSc, PhD

P. Mark Bartold, DDSc, PhD, is a professor emeritus at the University of Adelaide and formerly a professor of periodontics and director of the…

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Pallavi Parashar, BDS, DDS, FRCD(C)
Pallavi Parashar, BDS, DDS, FRCD(C)

Pallavi Parashar, BDS, DDS, FRCD(C), is a board-certified
oral pathologist and a diplomate of the American Board of Oral and
Maxillofacial…

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Pam Hughes, RDH, BS, MS(c)
Pam Hughes, RDH, BS, MS(c)

Pam Hughes, RDH, BS, MS(c), has lectured internationally and throughout the United States on such topics as oral risk assessment, advances in…

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Pamela J. Bretschneider, PhD
Pamela J. Bretschneider, PhD

Pamela J. Bretschneider, PhD, is a visiting associate professor in the Department of Graduate and Continuing Education at Framingham State University…

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Pamela Maragliano-Muniz, BSDH, DMD
Pamela Maragliano-Muniz, BSDH, DMD

Pamela Maragliano-Muniz, BSDH, DMD, is an assistant clinical professor at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, where she teaches…

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Pamela R. Overman, EdD, MS, RDH
Pamela R. Overman, EdD, MS, RDH

Pamela R. Overman, EdD, MS, RDH, is a professor and associate dean for academic affairs at University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry. She…

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Pamela Sparks Stein, DMD, MPH
Pamela Sparks Stein, DMD, MPH

Pamela Sparks Stein, DMD, MPH, s a full-time faculty member

at the University of Kentucky (UK) Colleges of Medicine and Dentistry in

Lexington,…

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Pamela Steinback, RN, MS
Pamela Steinback, RN, MS

Pamela Steinback, RN, MS, has more than 30 years of experience in nursing, business development, clinical practice, association management, and…

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Pamela Zarkowski, BSDH, MPH, JD
Pamela Zarkowski, BSDH, MPH, JD

Pamela Zarkowski, BSDH, MPH, JD, serves as provost and vice president for academic affairs at University of Detroit Mercy, where she is also a…

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Paola Salazar, AS
Paola Salazar, AS

Paola Salazar, AS, is earning a bachelor's degree in dental hygiene at VCU and will graduate in 2017.

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Parth S. Desai, BDS, MPH
Parth S. Desai, BDS, MPH

Parth S. Desai, BDS, MPH, serves in the United States Army Reserve. He plans to attend dental school and practice dentistry in the United States.

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Patricia A. Johnson, RDH, MS
Patricia A. Johnson, RDH, MS

Patricia A. Johnson, RDH, MS, is a professor and program coordinator of dental hygiene at Tunxis Community College. She is also a doctoral candidate.

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Patricia A. Main, BDS, DDS, DDPH, MSc, FRCD(C)

Patricia A. Main, BDS, DDS, DDPH, MSc, FRCD(C), is associate professor in the Department of Community Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of…

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Patricia Braun, MD, MPH
Patricia Braun, MD, MPH

Patricia Braun, MD, MPH, is a professor in the University of Colorado Schools of Medicine and Dentistry, a practicing pediatrician at Denver Health,…

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Patricia Brown Bonwell, RDH, BSDH, MSG, PhD
Patricia Brown Bonwell, RDH, BSDH, MSG, PhD

Patricia Brown Bonwell, RDH, BSDH, MSG, PhD, is coordinator for the Lucy Corr Free Dental Clinic in Chesterfield, Virginia, which is located in a…

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Patricia Nunn, RDH, MS

Patricia Nunn, RDH, MS, is professor and chair of the Department of Dental Hygiene at the University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry, Oklahoma City. 

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Patricia Regener Campbell, RDH, MS,
Patricia Regener Campbell, RDH, MS,

Patricia Regener Campbell, RDH, MS, is an associate professor and graduate program

director of the Caruth School of Dental Hygiene at Texas…

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Patrick J. Battista, DDS
Patrick J. Battista, DDS

Patrick J. Battista, DDS, is a clinical assistant professor and director of predoctoral endodontics in the Division of Endodontics, Department of…

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Paul Fletcher, DDS
Paul Fletcher, DDS

Paul Fletcher, DDS, is a periodontist and an associate clinical professor at ColumbiaUniversity College of Dental Medicine in New York, where he…

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Paul J. Caballero, BSc
Paul J. Caballero, BSc

Paul J. Caballero, BSc, is an information technology analyst and project coordinator with the Department of Educational Resources at LSU School of…

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Paul Michaelides, DDS, MScD
Paul Michaelides, DDS, MScD

Paul Michaelides, DDS, MScD, was a clinical associate professor and taught in the graduate periodontics program at the University of Southern…

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Paula A. Borg, BS, RDH
Paula A. Borg, BS, RDH

Paula A. Borg, BS, RDH, works in clinical private practice in Melville, NY.

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Paula D. Watson, RDHAP, BS, MS

Paula D. Watson, RDHAP, BS, MS, is assistant professor, all in the Department of Periodontics at the University of the Pacific (UOP) Arthur A. Dugoni…

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Paula K. Friedman, DDS, MSD, MPH
Paula K. Friedman, DDS, MSD, MPH

Paula K. Friedman, DDS, MSD, MPH, is associate dean at Boston University’s Henry M.Goldman School of Dental Medicine, where she also teaches…

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Petal C. Leu-Wai-See, AAS, RDH, BSDH, MA
Petal C. Leu-Wai-See, AAS, RDH, BSDH, MA

Petal C. Leu-Wai-See, AAS, RDH, BSDH, MA, is an assistant professor in the Dental Hygiene Unit of the Allied Health Department at Eugenio Maria de…

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Peter B. Lockhart, DDS
Peter B. Lockhart, DDS

Peter B. Lockhart, DDS, is professor and chair of the Department of Oral Medicine, and director of the Institute for Oral Medicine at Carolinas…

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Peter G. Fitzpatrick, EdD, RPh
Peter G. Fitzpatrick, EdD, RPh

Peter G. Fitzpatrick, EdD, RPh, is professor and head of the Department of Health Care Management at Clayton State University (CSU) in Morrow, Ga. He…

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Peter K. Domoto, DDS, MPH
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Peter M. Loomer, DDS, PhD

Peter M. Loomer, DDS, PhD, is associate professor of Clinical Periodontology and the program director of the Predoctoral Program in Periodontology…

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Peter Milgrom, DDS
Peter Milgrom, DDS

Peter Milgrom, DDS, is a professor in the Department of Dental Public Health Sciences at the UW, Seattle. He is also director of the National…

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Phil Buchanan, DDS
Phil Buchanan, DDS

Phil Buchanan, DDS, is an associate professor in the Department of Integrated Restorative Clinical Sciences at the Arthur A. Dugoni School of…

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Philip Weinstein, PhD

Philip Weinstein, PhD, is professor in the Department of Dental Public Health Sciences, Pediatric Dentistry, and Psychology at the University of…

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Phillip Crum, DDS
Phillip Crum, DDS

Phillip Crum, DDS, is a 2019 graduate of the Periodontics Program at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans School of…

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Phyllis L. Beemsterboer, RDH, EdD, FACD
Phyllis L. Beemsterboer, RDH, EdD, FACD

Phyllis L. Beemsterboer, RDH, EdD, FACD, is a professor and associate dean for Academic Affairs in the School of Dentistry at Oregon
Health &…

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Piroska Szalma, RDH, MS
Piroska Szalma, RDH, MS

Piroska Szalma, RDH, MS, is a clinical assistant professor in the dental hygiene program at New York University (NYU) College of Dentistry in New…

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Polly Elbertse, BA, RDH
Polly Elbertse, BA, RDH

Polly Elbertse, BA, RDH, has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Wake Forest University and graduated from Austin Community College at the top of her…

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Pramod Tadakamalla, BDS
Pramod Tadakamalla, BDS

Pramod Tadakamalla, BDS, completed a Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree in India in 2011. He is presently working on a master's degree in public health…

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Preetha P. Kanjirath, BDS, MDS, MS
Preetha P. Kanjirath, BDS, MDS, MS

Preetha P. Kanjirath, BDS, MDS, MS,is the preclinical program director and associate professor atMidwestern University, College of Dental…

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Priscilla A. Rost, RDH, BS, MEd
Priscilla A. Rost, RDH, BS, MEd

Priscilla A. Rost, RDH, BS, MEd, is an associate clinical professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at NAU. Her teaching responsibilities include…

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Priscilla M. Flynn, RDH, MPH, DrPH
Priscilla M. Flynn, RDH, MPH, DrPH

Priscilla M. Flynn, RDH, MPH, DRPH, is an assistant professor in the Division of Dental Hygiene at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. She…

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Priyanka Sharma, RDH, BSc
Priyanka Sharma, RDH, BSc

Priyanka Sharma, RDH, BSc, is a practicing dental hygienist. A recipient of the Colgate STAR Award and secretary of the student chapter of the ADHA,…

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Purnima S. Kumar, DDS, PhD
Purnima S. Kumar, DDS, PhD

Purnima S. Kumar, DDS, PhD, is a professor in
the Division of Periodontology
at The Ohio State University
(OSU) College of Dentistry in
Columbus.…

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R. Cordell Johns, DMD
R. Cordell Johns, DMD

R. Cordell Johns, DMD, is a full-time lecturer at the Gene W. Hirschfeld School of Dental Hygiene at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, VA, where he…

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Rachel Kearney, RDH, MS
Rachel Kearney, RDH, MS

Rachel Kearney, RDH, MS, is an associate professor in the Division of Dental Hygiene at The OSU College of Dentistry, where she teaches courses on…

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Rachel Kurlander, BA
Rachel Kurlander, BA

Rachel Kurlander, BA, is a student in the NYU College of Dentistry's Dental Hygiene Program in New York.

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Rachelle Williams, RDH, MS
Rachelle Williams, RDH, MS

Rachelle Williams, RDH, MS, has more than 15 years of clinical experience and is an assistant professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at ISU.…

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Rajinder K. Jain, DDS
Rajinder K. Jain, DDS

Rajinder K. Jain, DDS, is an associate professor

and director of radiology at the New York University

College of Dentistry in New York. He has…

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Rana Alhendi, BSDH
Rana Alhendi, BSDH

Rana Alhendi, BSDH, practices as a dental hygienist in Saudi Arabia. She is a recent graduate of the University of Southern Indiana (USI) in…

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Rania Livada, DDS, MS
Rania Livada, DDS, MS

Rania Livada, DDS, MS, maintains a private practice limited to periodontics and implants in Oxford, Florida, and is an adjunct associate professor in…

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Ranjitha Krishna, MPH, MS, DMD
Ranjitha Krishna, MPH, MS, DMD

Ranjitha Krishna, MPH, MS, DMD, is an assistant professor in the Department of Periodontics at the College of Dental Medicine, Georgia Regents…

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Rebecca A. Wright, RDH, MS
Rebecca A. Wright, RDH, MS

Rebecca A. Wright, RDH, MS, is an assistant professor in

the Department of Dental Hygiene at the University of

Texas Health Science Center in…

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Rebecca Barry, RDH, PhD
Rebecca Barry, RDH, PhD

Rebecca Barry, RDH, PhD, is an associate professor and chair of the Dental Hygiene Department in the School of Health Related Professions and an…

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Rebecca Henderson, RDH, MS
Rebecca Henderson, RDH, MS

Rebecca Henderson, RDH, MS, has served as a part-time clinical assistant professor at OSU College of Dentistry since 2005. She currently teaches…

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Rebecca Reynolds, EdD, RHIA
Rebecca Reynolds, EdD, RHIA

Rebecca Reynolds, EdD, RHIA, is an associate professor and chair of the Department of Health Informatics and Information Management at UTHSC. She is…

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Rebecca S. Wilder, RDH, MS
Rebecca S. Wilder, RDH, MS

Rebecca S. Wilder, RDH, MS, is a professor and director of the graduate dental hygiene program and director of faculty development at the University…

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Rebecca Stolberg, RDH, MSDH
Rebecca Stolberg, RDH, MSDH

Rebecca Stolberg, RDH, MSDH, is the department chair of the Dental Hygiene Program at Eastern Washington University. She has taught a wide variety of…

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Rebecca Tranmer, RDH, MSDH
Rebecca Tranmer, RDH, MSDH

Rebecca Tranmer, RDH, MSDH, is a full-time faculty member in the dental hygiene under graduate program at Idaho State University in Pocatello. She has…

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Rebekah A. Duffy, RDH,
Rebekah A. Duffy, RDH,

Rebekah A. Duffy, RDH, has been a dental hygienist in private practice

for more than 10 years and currently works in Froum's periodontal…

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Reid Friesen, DDS
Reid Friesen, DDS

Reid Friesen, DDS, is a third-year resident in the Oral Medicine
Graduate Program at the University of Alberta, Edmonton in Canada. His
research…

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Renee Prajer, RDH, MS
Renee Prajer, RDH, MS

Renee Prajer, RDH, MS, is assistant professor and junior clinic coordinator in the Department of Dental Hygiene at the University of New Haven, West…

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Rex Christensen, MHA, RT (R)(CT)(MR) CIIP
Rex Christensen, MHA, RT (R)(CT)(MR) CIIP

Rex Christensen, MHA, RT (R)(CT)(MR) CIIP, is an assistant professor in the Department of Radiologic

Sciences at Weber State University and has…

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Richard D. Trushkowsky, DDS, FAGD, FICD, FACD, FADM
Richard D. Trushkowsky, DDS, FAGD, FICD, FACD, FADM

Richard D. Trushkowsky, DDS, FAGD, FICD, FACD, FADM, is a clinical
professor and associate director of the advanced program in aesthetic dentistry at…

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Richard H. Paschke, BS, MS
Richard H. Paschke, BS, MS

Richard H. Paschke, BS, MS, is an ultrasonic consultant and president of PCG Inc with more than 35 years’ experience designing and developing…

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Richard H. White, DDS
Richard H. White, DDS

Richard H. White, DDS,

is an associate professor in the

Department of Integrated

Reconstructive Dental Sciences

at the Dugoni School of…

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Richard Jackson, DMD
Richard Jackson, DMD

Richard Jackson, DMD, has been an investigator on several clinical trials regarding the safety and efficacy of dental products. He has received grants…

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Richard James Tanega, RDH, BS
Richard James Tanega, RDH, BS

Richard James Tanega, RDH, BS, is a practicing dental hygienist. A recent graduate of the Dental Hygiene Programs at NYU College of Dentistry, Tanega…

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Richard L. Gregory, PhD
Richard L. Gregory, PhD

Richard L. Gregory, PhD, is a professor of biomedical and applied sciences, pathology, and laboratory medicine; adjunct professor of preventive and…

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Richard Lubman, DDS
Richard Lubman, DDS

Richard Lubman, DDS, is an assistant professor in the Department of Integrated Reconstructive Clinical Sciences at the Arthur A. Dugoni School of…

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Rick Rader, MD
Rick Rader, MD

Rick Rader, MD, is director of the Morton J. Kent Habilitation Center at the OrangeGrove Center in Chattanooga, Tenn. Orange Grove is a nonprofit…

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Ricky E. Harrell, DMD, MA
Ricky E. Harrell, DMD, MA

Ricky E. Harrell, DMD, MA, is program director at the Georgia School of Orthodontics in Atlanta. A diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics, he…

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Rita Krajac-Salva, MA, RDH, CDA
Rita Krajac-Salva, MA, RDH, CDA

Rita Krajac-Salva, MA, RDH, CDA, is a clinical instructor in the Department of Dental Auxiliaries Education at Middlesex College, Edison, NJ. She is…

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Robert Chapman, DMD
Robert Chapman, DMD

Robert Chapman, DMD, is professor emeritus at Tufts University School
of Dental Medicine where he co-founded the Dental Implant Center
with Norman…

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Robert E. Rada, DDS
Robert E. Rada, DDS

Robert E. Rada, DDS, is a clinical professor in the Department of Oral Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences at the University of Illinois at Chicago…

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Robert J. Feigal, DDS, PhD

Robert J. Feigal, DDS, PhD, is professor of Pediatric Dentistry and chair of the Department of Preventive Dentistry at the School of Dentistry,…

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Robert J. Genco, DDS, PhD
Robert J. Genco, DDS, PhD

Robert J. Genco, DDS, PhD, is distinguished professor of Oral Biology in the School of Dental Medicine and distinguished professor of Microbiology in…

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Robert L. Delarosa, DDS
Robert L. Delarosa, DDS

Robert L. Delarosa, DDS, is president of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. He is the founding partner of a Baton Rouge, Louisiana-based…

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Robert N. Eskow, DMD, MScD
Robert N. Eskow, DMD, MScD

Robert N. Eskow, DMD, MScD, is clinical professor also in the Ashman Department of Implant Dentistry at NYU. He is a Diplomate of the American Board…

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Roberta Hoebeke, RN, PhD, FNP-BC
Roberta Hoebeke, RN, PhD, FNP-BC

Roberta Hoebeke, RN, PhD, FNP-BC, is an associate professor of nursing in the family nurse practitioner program at the University of Southern Indiana.

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Roberta Shaklee, RDH, DDS
Roberta Shaklee, RDH, DDS

Roberta Shaklee, RDH, DDS, began her career in dentistry as a dental assistant. She went on to become a dental hygienist and then a periodontist.…

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Rochelle G. Lindemeyer, DMD
Rochelle G. Lindemeyer, DMD

Rochelle G.Lindemeyer, DMD, is director of the Pediatric Dental Residency Program and assistant professor in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry at…

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Roger M. Arce, DDS, MS, PhD
Roger M. Arce, DDS, MS, PhD

Roger M. Arce, DDS, MS, PhD, is an assistant professor and researcher in the Department of Periodontics at the College of Dental Medicine, GRU. He…

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Roger V. Stambaugh, DMD, MS, MSEd, FACD
Roger V. Stambaugh, DMD, MS, MSEd, FACD

Roger V. Stambaugh, DMD, MS, MSEd, FACD, is in private practice dedicated to periodontics and implantology in Burlington, Wash. He is a Diplomate of…

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Roland A. Cooper, PhD
Roland A. Cooper, PhD

Roland A. Cooper, PhD, is an associate professor in the Department of Biological Sciences at ODU, where he teaches genetics and parasitology. He has a…

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Romesh P. Nalliah, DDS, MHCM
Romesh P. Nalliah, DDS, MHCM

Romesh P. Nalliah, DDS, MHCM, is director for predoctoral clinical
education at the University of Michigan (U-M) School of Dentistry. He also…

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Ronald E. Goldstein, DDS
Ronald E. Goldstein, DDS

Ronald E. Goldstein, DDS, is a clinical professor of oral

rehabilitation at Georgia Health Sciences University College of Dental Medicine

in…

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Ronda DeMattei, RDH, PhD
Ronda DeMattei, RDH, PhD

Ronda DeMattei, RDH, PhD, is an associate professor of Dental Hygiene at Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIUC) where she teaches dental…

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Rosemary DeRosa Hays, RDH, MS
Rosemary DeRosa Hays, RDH, MS

Rosemary DeRosa Hays, RDH, MS, is a clinical associate professor in the dental hygiene program at New York University (NYU) College of Dentistry in…

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Ruben Ovadia, DDS
Ruben Ovadia, DDS

Ruben Ovadia, DDS, previously practiced general dentistry in Mexico City, Mexico. He is currently a third-year resident in the postdoctoral…

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Ruth Ballweg, MPA, PA-C Emeritus, DFAAPA
Ruth Ballweg, MPA, PA-C Emeritus, DFAAPA

Ruth Ballweg, MPA, PA-C Emeritus, DFAAPA, was program director of the University of Washington’s (UW) MEDEX Northwest Physician Assistant (PA) Program…

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Ruth Kearn, RDHAP, MS
Ruth Kearn, RDHAP, MS

Ruth Kearn, RDHAP, MS, is a volunteer assistant clinical professor in the School of Dentistry at UCSF.

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Ruth Palich, RDH, MHHS
Ruth Palich, RDH, MHHS

Ruth Palich, RDH, MHHS, has been a dental hygienist for 25 years and is an assistant professor and junior/senior clinic coordinator for the Dr.…

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Ruth Tornwall, RDH, MS
Ruth Tornwall, RDH, MS

Ruth Tornwall, RDH, MS, began teaching in 1980 at Lamar Institute of Technology in Beaumont, Texas, where

she now serves as an associate professor…

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Ryan Galardi
Ryan Galardi

Ryan Galardi is a sophomore dental hygiene student at Farmingdale State College where he is president of the school’s Student American Dental…

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Ryan L. Quock, DDS
Ryan L. Quock, DDS

Ryan L. Quock, DDS, is an associate professor of restorative dentistry and vice chair of the Department of Restorative Dentistry and Prosthodontics at…

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S. Thikkurissy, DDS, MS
S. Thikkurissy, DDS, MS

S. Thikkurissy, DDS, MS, is a professor and director of the Residency Program in Pediatric Dentistry at Cincinnati Children's Hospital. He was on…

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Sajeesh Kumar, PhD
Sajeesh Kumar, PhD

Sajeesh Kumar, PhD, is an associate professor in the Department of Health Informatics and Information Management at the University of Tennessee Health…

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Salayne Formica Escalante, BS, RDH, MSDH
Salayne Formica Escalante, BS, RDH, MSDH

Salayne Formica Escalante, BS, RDH, MSDH, is head of the Department of Dental Assisting at ECPI University in Manassas, Virginia. She also volunteers…

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Sally M. Mauriello, RDH, EdD
Sally M. Mauriello, RDH, EdD

Sally M. Mauriello, RDH, EdD, is a professor in the Department of Dental Ecology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of…

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Samantha Hennig, RDH, BSDH
Samantha Hennig, RDH, BSDH

Samantha Hennig, RDH, BSDH, is a graduate student in the Public Health Program at the University of Illinois at Chicago. She is interested in…

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Samuel B. Low, DDS, MS, MEd
Samuel B. Low, DDS, MS, MEd

Samuel B. Low, DDS, MS, MEd, is professor emeritus of periodontics

at the University of Florida in Gainesville and an associate faculty

member…

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Samuel W. Oglesby, DDS, MA
Samuel W. Oglesby, DDS, MA

Samuel W. Oglesby, DDS, MA, is associate professor of Clinical Dentistry, director of the Endodontic Clinics, and director of Predoctoral Endodontics,…

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Sana Saleem
Sana Saleem

Sana Saleem, is a student in the dental hygiene program at VCU. She will graduate in 2017.

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Sandi Watts, MHA, RTR, ARRT
Sandi Watts, MHA, RTR, ARRT

Sandi Watts, MHA, RTR, ARRT, is the director of SIU's Radiography Program. Her research interests include unusual pathologies and radiation safety.

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Sandra Castellanos, AAS, RDH, BS, MA, CHES
Sandra Castellanos, AAS, RDH, BS, MA, CHES

Sandra Castellanos, AAS, RDH, BS, MA, CHES, is an assistant professor in the Department of Allied Health, Dental Hygiene Unit, at Eugenio Maria de…

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Sandra K. Rich, RDH, MPH, PhD

Sandra K. Rich, RDH, MPH, PhD, is an associate professor of Surgical, Therapeutic, and Bioengineering Sciences at USC School of Dentistry. 

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Sandra K. Sutton, RDH, BS
Sandra K. Sutton, RDH, BS

Sandra K. Sutton, RDH, BS, is the community water fluoridation coordinator for the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Oral Health…

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Sandra Nagel Beebe, RDH, PhD
Sandra Nagel Beebe, RDH, PhD

Sandra Nagel Beebe, RDH, PhD, is a senior lecturer in the Dental Hygiene Bachelor's Degree Program and the coordinator for the Health Care Management…

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Sandra Pence, RDH, MS
Sandra Pence, RDH, MS

Sandra Pence, RDH, MS, is an associate professor and director of the dental hygiene program at the University of Alaska Anchorage, where she teaches…

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Sandra Stramoski, RDH, MSDH
Sandra Stramoski, RDH, MSDH

Sandra Stramoski, RDH, MSDH, is an associate professor in the Fones School of Dental Hygiene at the University of Bridgeport in Bridgeport,…

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Sara Bachman, PhD
Sara Bachman, PhD

Sara Bachman, PhD, is the director of research at the Catalyst Center in Boston, and co-principal investigator of the Special Project of National…

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Sara G. Grossi, DDS, MS
Sara G. Grossi, DDS, MS

Sara G. Grossi, DDS, MS, is a periodontist who has been the principal investigator in multiple landmark studies on periodontal disease risk factors…

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Sarah B. Hoerler, RDH, MS
Sarah B. Hoerler, RDH, MS

Sarah B. Hoerler, RDH, MS, is a practicing dental hygienist in the Department of Dental Specialties, Division of Periodontics at the Mayo Clinic in…

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Sarah Bettag, BA
Sarah Bettag, BA

Sarah Bettag, BA, is in her first year at the U-M School of Dentistry.

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Sarah DeBowes, RDH, BS
Sarah DeBowes, RDH, BS

Sarah DeBowes, RDH, BS, is an adjunct clinical instructor in the School of Dental Hygiene at Old Dominion University (ODU) in Norfolk, Va. She has…

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Sarah Fabozzi Winter, DMD
Sarah Fabozzi Winter, DMD

Sarah Fabozzi Winter, DMD, maintains a private general dental practice in La Jolla, California. She is also an active member of the American Dental…

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Sarah Kay Youny Lee, DDS, MS, FACP
Sarah Kay Youny Lee, DDS, MS, FACP

Sarah Kay Youny Lee, DDS, MS, FACP, is a board-certified maxillofacial prosthodontist in the Department of Dental Specialties, Division of Esthetic…

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Sarah Wovcha, JD, MPH

Sarah Wovcha, JD, MPH, is the executive director of Minneapolis-based Children's Dental Services (CDS), Minnesota's largest provider of school- and…

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Sarah Yoon, RDH, BA
Sarah Yoon, RDH, BA

Sarah Yoon, RDH, BA, is a clinical instructor in the dental hygiene program and the Department of Periodontics at New York University College of…

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Sarina Gefers
Sarina Gefers

Sarina Gefers is a second-year dental hygiene student at New York University (NYU) College of Dentistry.

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Satish Kumar, DDS, MDSc
Satish Kumar, DDS, MDSc

Satish Kumar, DDS, MDSc, is a resident in advanced periodontology in the Division of Periodontology, Diagnostic Sciences, and Dental Hygiene at the…

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Scott Froum, DDS
Scott Froum, DDS

Scott Froum, DDS, is a clinical associate professor in the Department of Periodontology and Implantology at New York University College of Dentistry…

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Scott L. Tomar, DMD, MPH, DrPH
Scott L. Tomar, DMD, MPH, DrPH

Scott L. Tomar, DMD, MPH, DrPH, is a professor and the interim chair of the Department of Community Dentistry and Behavioral Science at the University…

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Sean G. Boynes, DMD, MS
Sean G. Boynes, DMD, MS

Sean G. Boynes, DMD, MS, serves as executive director of Person Centered Care at Boston-based DentaQuest Partnership for Oral Health Advancement, a…

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Sebastian G. Ciancio, DDS

Sebastian G. Ciancio, DDS, is distinguished service professor and chair in the Department of Periodontics and Endodontics and director of the Center…

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Sebastiano Andreana, DDS, MS
Sebastiano Andreana, DDS, MS

Sebastiano Andreana, DDS, MS, is director of implant dentistry and an associate professor in the Department of Restorative Dentistry at the School of…

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Shamin Salemohamed, RDH, BSc
Shamin Salemohamed, RDH, BSc

Shamin Salemohamed, RDH, BSc, has been a dental hygienist for more than 20 years. She works in the oral oncology program at BC Cancer Agency in…

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Shanda Wallace, RDH, BSDH
Shanda Wallace, RDH, BSDH

Shanda Wallace, RDH, BSDH, is an adjunct professor at Sacramento City College and an adjunct professor in the dental hygiene program at the Arthur A.…

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Shane Perry, RDH, Med
Shane Perry, RDH, Med

Shane Perry, RDH, Med, is an assistant professor of dental hygiene in the Dumke College of Health Professions at WSU. His teaching interests include…

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Shannon E. Mills, DDS
Shannon E. Mills, DDS

Shannon E. Mills, DDS, is assistant director of the Department of Dental Medicine at the University of Nevada School of Medicine in Las Vegas. He is a…

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Sharon Barbieri, RDH, MS
Sharon Barbieri, RDH, MS

Sharon Barbieri, RDH, MS, is assistant professor, Department of Dental Hygiene at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio…

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Sharon L. Mossman, RDH, EdD
Sharon L. Mossman, RDH, EdD

Sharon L. Mossman, RDH, EDD, is the assistant dean of student affairs at Delaware Technical Community College and an adjunct faculty member in the…

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Sharon L. Varlotta, RDH, MS
Sharon L. Varlotta, RDH, MS

Sharon L. Varlotta, RDH, MS, is a clinical assistant professor at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry in Baltimore, where she shares her…

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Shavonne R. Healy, RDH, BSDH
Shavonne R. Healy, RDH, BSDH

Shavonne R. Healy, RDH, BSDH, is a practicing dental hygienist and an implant care specialist in Washington, DC. She is a member of the American…

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Shawneen M. Gonzalez, DDS, MS
Shawneen M. Gonzalez, DDS, MS

Shawneen M. Gonzalez, DDS, MS, is an assistant professor and director of the Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology Clinic at Oregon Health & Sciences…

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Sheba N. Jones, RDH, BSDH, AP
Sheba N. Jones, RDH, BSDH, AP

Sheba N. Jones, RDH,
BSDH, AP, is a private
practice dental hygienist
at Las Sendas Dental
Health, an adjunct clinical
faculty member at Mesa…

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Sheila Bannister, RDH, MEd
Sheila Bannister, RDH, MEd

Sheila Bannister, RDH, MEd, is an associate professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Vermont Technical College in Williston and is a member of…

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Shelly Azevedo, BSDH, MS, CEAS
Shelly Azevedo, BSDH, MS, CEAS

Shelly Azevedo, BSDH, MS, CEAS, is a clinical instructor in

the dental hygiene program at the University of the Pacific Arthur A.

Dugoni School…

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Shelly Morgan Costley, RDH, MEd
Shelly Morgan Costley, RDH, MEd

Shelly Morgan Costley, RDH, MEd, is an associate professor and first-year coordinator in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Weber State University in…

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Shelly Withers, RDH, MS
Shelly Withers, RDH, MS

Shelly Withers, RDH, MS, is an assistant professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at the Loma Linda University School of Dentistry in Loma Linda,…

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Sheri Alderson, CDA, EFDA, BS
Sheri Alderson, CDA, EFDA, BS

Sheri Alderson, CDA, EFDA, BS, is a clinical lecturer in the Department of Periodontics and Allied Education, Dental Assisting Program, at Indiana…

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Shernel Thomas, BS
Shernel Thomas, BS

Shernel Thomas, BS, is a student at the University of Michigan (U-M) School of Dentistry in Ann Arbor.

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Sherri M. Lukes, RDH, MS, FAADH
Sherri M. Lukes, RDH, MS, FAADH

Sherri M. Lukes, RDH, MS, FAADH, has been a dental hygienist for 38 years and holds advanced degrees in education. She is an associate professor…

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Sheryl L. Syme, RDH, MS
Sheryl L. Syme, RDH, MS

Sheryl L. Syme, RDH, MS, is an associate professor, director of the Bachelor of Science Degree Completion Program, and director of curriculum…

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Shika Gupta, DDS
Shika Gupta, DDS

Shika Gupta, DDS, is an assistant professor in the Department of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Sciences at the Arthur A. Dugoni School of…

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Shirley Creed, RDH
Shirley Creed, RDH

Shirley Creed, RDH, graduated from Coastal Bend College with an Associate Degree in Applied Science. She has been with the St. David's Dental Program…

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Sibel A. Antonson, DDS, PhD, MBA
Sibel A. Antonson, DDS, PhD, MBA

Sibel A. Antonson, DDS, PhD, MBA, is a professor and assistant dean for research at Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine in Fort…

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Silvia A. Stefan, RDH, MHHS

Silvia A. Stefan, RDH, MHHS, has been a faculty member at the Dr. Madeleine Haggerty Dental Hygiene Program at Youngstown State University in…

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Simona Surdu, MD, PhD
Simona Surdu, MD, PhD

Simona Surdu, MD, PhD, is a senior research associate at the New York CHWS. She is involved in comprehensive studies of oral health in various states,…

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Sivaraman Prakasam, BDS, MSD, PhD
Sivaraman Prakasam, BDS, MSD, PhD

Sivaraman Prakasam, BDS, MSD, PhD, is an assistant professor in the Department of Periodontology at Oregon Health & Sciences University in…

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So Ran Kwon, DDS, MS, PhD, MS
So Ran Kwon, DDS, MS, PhD, MS

So Ran Kwon, DDS, MS, PhD, MS, is an associate
professor at the Center for Dental Research at Loma Linda
University School of Dentistry in Loma…

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Sol Silverman, Jr, MA, DDS
Sol Silverman, Jr, MA, DDS

Sol Silverman, Jr, MA, DDS, is professor of Oral Medicine, School of Dentistry, at the University of California, San Francisco. He is a diplomate of…

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Soo-Woo Kim, DMD, DMSc, MS
Soo-Woo Kim, DMD, DMSc, MS

Soo-Woo Kim, DMD, DMSc, MS, is the program director of pre-doctoral periodontology at Harvard School of Dental Medicine in Boston and a staff…

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Sopanis Dhanvarachorn Cho, DDS, MSD
Sopanis Dhanvarachorn Cho, DDS, MSD

Sopanis Dhanvarachorn Cho, DDS, MSD, is a maxillofacial prosthetic resident in the graduate prosthodontic program at the Indiana University (IU)…

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Sophie K. Thompson, MHS, CT(ASCP)(IAC)
Sophie K. Thompson, MHS, CT(ASCP)(IAC)

Sophie K. Thompson, MHS, CT(ASCP)(IAC), is chair of the School of Medical Laboratory and Radiation Sciences and director of Anatomic Pathology…

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Souvik Sen, MD, MPH
Souvik Sen, MD, MPH

Souvik Sen, MD, MPH, is a professor and chair of the Department of Neurology at the University of South Carolina. He is also a recipient of the…

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Stacey McKinney, RDH, MSEd
Stacey McKinney, RDH, MSEd

Stacey McKinney, RDH, MSEd, is an assistant professor and senior clinic coordinator in the Dental Hygiene Program at Southern Illinois University…

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Staci A. Violante, RDH, BSDH, MSDH
Staci A. Violante, RDH, BSDH, MSDH

Staci A. Violante, RDH, BSDH, MSDH, has been a
practicing clinical dental hygienist for the past 20 years. She is also
a clinical professor in the…

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Stacy Matsuda, RDH, BS, MS
Stacy Matsuda, RDH, BS, MS

Stacy Matsuda, RDH, BS, MS, is a clinical instructor at Oregon Health & Science University School of
Dentistry in Portland and has been in…

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Stanley F. Malamed, DDS
Stanley F. Malamed, DDS

Stanley F. Malamed, DDS, joined the faculty of the University of Southern California Ostrow School of Dentistry, Los Angeles, in 1973, where today he…

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Stasia Tapley, PT, DPT
Stasia Tapley, PT, DPT

Stasia Tapley, PT, DPT, is an assistant professor and director of clinical education in the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at ISU. She has worked…

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Stefania Willis, RDH, MA, DMH
Stefania Willis, RDH, MA, DMH

Stefania Moglia Willis, RDH, MA, DMH, is a clinical associate professor and curriculum coordinator in the Dental Hygiene Programs at New York…

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Stefano Fedele, DDS, PhD
Stefano Fedele, DDS, PhD

Stefano Fedele, DDS, PhD, is a specialist in oral medicine and a senior clinical lecturer/honorary consultant at UCL, London

Hospital, and UCL…

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Stephanie Anderson, BS
Stephanie Anderson, BS

Stephanie Anderson, BS, is a student in the dental hygiene program at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) in Richmond, Virginia. She will graduate…

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Stephen C. Bayne, MS, PhD
Stephen C. Bayne, MS, PhD

Stephen C. Bayne, MS, PhD, is an emeritus professor in the Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences, and Endodontics at the University of…

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Stephen J. Sterlitz, DDS, MS, ABGD
Stephen J. Sterlitz, DDS, MS, ABGD

Stephen J. Sterlitz, DDS, MS, ABGD, is a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences, and Endodontics at the U-M…

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Stephen K. Harrel, DDS
Stephen K. Harrel, DDS

Stephen K. Harrel, DDS, is a professor at Texas A&M University, Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas. He is a diplomate of the American Board of…

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Stepheni Newton, BSN, RDH
Stepheni Newton, BSN, RDH

Stepheni Newton, BSN, RDH, is a clinical dental hygienist in Weatherford, Texas.

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Steve Duffin, DDS
Steve Duffin, DDS

Steve Duffin, DDS, is a general dentist focused on public health programs and treating patients with special needs in Keizer, Oregon. Over the past 10…

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Steven M. Adair, DDS, MS

Steven M. Adair, DDS, MS, is professor, department chair, and director of the Advanced Education Program in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry at…

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Steven Offenbacher, DDS, PhD, MMSc (deceased)
Steven Offenbacher, DDS, PhD, MMSc (deceased)

Steven Offenbacher, DDS, PhD, MMSc (deceased), is a WR Kenan Jr. Distinguished Professor, director of the Center for Oral and Systemic Diseases, and…

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Steven P. Hackmyer, DDS
Steven P. Hackmyer, DDS

Steven P. Hackmyer, DDS, practices pediatric dentistry in Tucson, Arizona. He previously held academic positions, including chairing the Department of…

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Steven P. Perlman, DDS, MScD, DHL (Hon)
Steven P. Perlman, DDS, MScD, DHL (Hon)

Steven P. Perlman, DDS, MScD, DHL (Hon), is the global clinical director of Special Olympics Special Smiles®, a program dedicated to providing access…

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Steven R. Call, DDS
Steven R. Call, DDS

Steven R. Call, DDS, is an assistant professor and clinical care coordinator at the Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine in Glendale,…

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Stuart L. Fischman, DMD
Stuart L. Fischman, DMD

Stuart L. Fischman, DMD, is professor emeritus of Oral Diagnostic Sciences at the School of Dental Medicine of the State University of New York at…

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Su-yan L. Barrow, RDH, MA, MPH
Su-yan L. Barrow, RDH, MA, MPH

Su-yan L. Barrow, RDH, MA, MPH, is a clinical associate professor in the Dental Hygiene Program at New York University, New York, where she is…

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Su-yan L. Barrow, RDH, MA, MPH
Su-yan L. Barrow, RDH, MA, MPH

Su-yan L. Barrow, RDH, MA, MPH, is a clinical associate professor in the Dental Hygiene Program at New York University, New York, where she is…

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Sumayyah T. King, BS, RDH
Sumayyah T. King, BS, RDH

Sumayyah T. King, BS, RDH, is a graduate student in the University of Michigan’s Master of Science in Dental Hygiene Program and works in a private…

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Sumitha N. Ahmed, RDH, BDS, MS
Sumitha N. Ahmed, RDH, BDS, MS

Sumitha N. Ahmed, RDH, BDS, MS, is a clinical assistant professor, director of preclinical operative dentistry, and codirector of the educational…

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Suncica Travan, DDS, MS
Suncica Travan, DDS, MS

Suncica Travan, DDS, MS, is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and a Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. A…

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Susan Camardese, RDH, MS
Susan Camardese, RDH, MS

Susan Camardese, RDH, MS, is cofounder and president of the Mid-Atlantic PANDA Coalition. She is a public health dental hygienist at Chase Brexton…

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Susan Davide, RDH, MS, MSEd
Susan Davide, RDH, MS, MSEd

Susan Davide, RDH, MS, MSEd, is an associate professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at New York City College of Technology (City Tech) in…

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Susan I. Duley, RDH, EdD, LPC
Susan I. Duley, RDH, EdD, LPC

Susan I. Duley, RDH, EdD, LPC, is campus
dean of dental hygiene at West
Coast University in Los Angeles. She has
been a dental hygiene educator for…

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Susan L. Vogell, RDH, BS, MBA
Susan L. Vogell, RDH, BS, MBA

Susan L. Vogell, RDH, BS, MBA, is an assistant professor in the Dental Hygiene Program at Farmingdale State College, in Farmingdale, New York, where…

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Susan Lynn Tolle, BSDH, MS
Susan Lynn Tolle, BSDH, MS

Susan Lynn Tolle, BSDH, MS, is a professor
at the Hirschfeld School of Dental Hygiene at Old
Dominion University (ODU) in Norfolk, Virginia. She is…

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Susan McLearan, BSDH, MS, RDHAP
Susan McLearan, BSDH, MS, RDHAP

Susan McLearan, BSDH, MS, RDHAP, is an adjunct faculty member at Sacramento City College in California, with experience in pediatric dentistry,…

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Susan S. Parker, RDH, MEd, MBA
Susan S. Parker, RDH, MEd, MBA

Susan S. Parker, RDH, MEd, MBA, is associate professor of clinical periodontics at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans…

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Susan Taichman, RDH, MPH, PhD
Susan Taichman, RDH, MPH, PhD

Susan Taichman, RDH, MPH, PhD, is an assistant professor and research scientist in the Department of Periodontics and Oral Medicine at the University…

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Susan Zunt, DDS, MS
Susan Zunt, DDS, MS

Susan Zunt, DDS, MS, is professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology and Chair of the Department of Oral Pathology, Medicine and Radiology at Indiana…

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Susanne Sunell, RDH, EdD

Susanne Sunell, RDH, EdD, is a dental hygiene educator with Vancouver Community College, British Columbia, Canada, and an educational and ergonomic…

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Suzanne M. Smith, RDH, MEd
Suzanne M. Smith, RDH, MEd

Suzanne M. Smith, RDH, MEd, is an assistant professor in the Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene Program at Youngstown State University in…

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Suzanne Robertson, RDH, Myofunctional Therapist
Suzanne Robertson, RDH, Myofunctional Therapist

Suzanne Robertson, RDH, Myofunctional Therapist, practiced dental hygiene for more than 20 years before training in orofacial myofunctional
therapy…

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Swapandeep S. Mushiana, MS
Swapandeep S. Mushiana, MS

Swapandeep S. Mushiana, MS, is a doctoral student at the University of San Francisco. He has taught in the areas of addiction, patient communication,…

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Sylvia L. Santos, RDH, MS, CCRP
Sylvia L. Santos, RDH, MS, CCRP

Sylvia L. Santos, RDH, MS, CCRP, is the president of SLS Clinical Research Consulting in Pine Brook, New Jersey, and part of a panel of outside…

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Syrene A. Miller, BA
Syrene A. Miller, BA

Syrene A. Miller, BA, is the project manager for the National Center for Dental Hygiene Research at USC School of Dentistry. She is involved in…

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Tabitha Price, RDH, MPH
Tabitha Price, RDH, MPH

Tabitha Price, RDH, MPH, is an assistant professor and junior clinic coordinator

in the dental hygiene program at the Department of Allied Health…

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Tabitha Tavoc, RDH, MEd
Tabitha Tavoc, RDH, MEd

Tabitha Tavoc, RDH, MEd, is assistant professor at the Caruth School of Dental Hygiene, Baylor College of Dentistry, Dallas. She is currently pursuing…

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Taline Dadian Infante, RDH, MS
Taline Dadian Infante, RDH, MS

Taline Dadian Infante, RDH, MS, is an associate professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at UTHSCSA. As a clinician, she has practiced dental…

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Tammi O. Byrd, RDH, BS
Tammi O. Byrd, RDH, BS

Tammi O. Byrd, RDH, BS, is CEO and clinical director of Health Promotion Specialists, a school-based dental hygiene program serving schools in South…

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Tammy K. Swecker, BSDH, MEd
Tammy K. Swecker, BSDH, MEd

Tammy K. Swecker, BSDH, MEd, is an associate professor in the dental hygiene program at VCU School of Dentistry, where she serves as senior clinical…

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Tammy L. Filipiak, RDH, MS
Tammy L. Filipiak, RDH, MS

Tammy L. Filipiak, RDH, MS, is the vice president of clinical development for Midwest, Mountain, Merit, and Mondovi Dental, a group practice based in…

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Tammy R. Sanderson, RDH, MSDH
Tammy R. Sanderson, RDH, MSDH

Tammy R. Sanderson, RDH, MSDH, is the director for dental hygiene at Columbia Basin College in Pasco, Washington. She has presented nationally and…

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Tanis Stewart, MPA, MBA, PhD
Tanis Stewart, MPA, MBA, PhD

Tanis Stewart, MPA, MBA, PhD, is a professor in the Department of Informatics and Information Systems and Services at the University of Maryland in…

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Tara Johnson, RDH, PhD
Tara Johnson, RDH, PhD

Tara Johnson, RDH, PhD, is an associate professor of dental hygiene at Idaho State University in Pocatello, where her research focuses on pharmacology…

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Tara L. Newcomb, BSDH, MS
Tara L. Newcomb, BSDH, MS

Tara L. Newcomb, BSDH, MS, is an associate
professor and undergraduate program director at the
Hirschfeld School of Dental Hygiene at Old
Dominion…

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Tatiana de Bedout
Tatiana de Bedout

Tatiana de Bedout is a senior dental student at the IU School of Dentistry where she will begin her periodontal residency in the fall. Prior to…

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Teresa A. Marshall, PhD, RDN/LDN
Teresa A. Marshall, PhD, RDN/LDN

Teresa A. Marshall, PhD, RDN/LDN, is a professor in the Department of Community and Preventive Dentistry at the University of Iowa College of…

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Teresa Reeves, DDS, JD, Lt Col, USAF, DC

Teresa Reeves, DDS, JD, Lt Col, USAF, DC, is the director of dental processing, 59th Group Radiology Officer, and an assistant professor of oral and…

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Terri Tilliss, RDH, PhD
Terri Tilliss, RDH, PhD

Terri Tilliss, RDH, PhD, is a professor in the Graduate Orthodontics Department at the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine, Aurora, and a…

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Terry R. Dean, DMD
Terry R. Dean, DMD

Terry R. Dean, DMD, is an associate
professor of dental hygiene and also heads
the Department of Allied Health at Western
Kentucky University in…

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Theodoros Katsaros, DDS, MSD
Theodoros Katsaros, DDS, MSD

Theodoros Katsaros, DDS, MSD, is a clinical assistant professor and predoctoral periodontics director at the University of Iowa
College of Dentistry…

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Thiago Morelli, DDS, MS
Thiago Morelli, DDS, MS

Thiago Morelli, DDS, MS, is a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Periodontology at the University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel…

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Thomas F. Flemmig, Dr med dent, Dr med dent habil, MBA
Thomas F. Flemmig, Dr med dent, Dr med dent habil, MBA

Thomas F. Flemmig, Dr med dent, Dr med dent habil, MBA,
is professor and former chair of the Department of Periodontics at the
University of…

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Tiffany Idlewine, PT, DPT, OCS
Tiffany Idlewine, PT, DPT, OCS

Tiffany Idlewine, PT, DPT, OCS, is an assistant professor at ISU in the Department of Applied Medicine and Rehabilitation. She is a board-certified…

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Timothy J. Hempton, DDS
Timothy J. Hempton, DDS

Timothy J. Hempton, DDS, is an adjunct associate clinical professor and former director of post-doctoral periodontology at Tufts University School of…

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Timothy L. Violante, DDS, MS
Timothy L. Violante, DDS, MS

Timothy L. Violante, DDS, MS, is a periodontal resident in the Department of Periodontics and Endodontics, School of Dental Medicine, State University…

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Timothy Martinez, DMD
Timothy Martinez, DMD

Timothy Martinez, DMD, is associate dean of Community Partnerships and Access to Care at Western University's new Dental College in Pomona, Calif.

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Tina Stein, RDH, BS
Tina Stein, RDH, BS

Tina Stein, RDH, BS, is a clinical instructor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at UTHSCSA. She has 17 years of private practice experience and 7…

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Tomira Luchynskyi, RDH, DHSc
Tomira Luchynskyi, RDH, DHSc

Tomira Luchynskyi, RDH, DHSc, is an assistant professor and clinical coordinator in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Bergen Community College in…

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Tracee Dahm, BSDH, MS, RDH
Tracee Dahm, BSDH, MS, RDH

Tracee S. Dahm, BSDH, MS, RDH, is an adjunct faculty member in the Hirschfeld School of Dental Hygiene, Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia.…

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Tracy Glasco, BS

Tracy Glasco, BS, is a 2009 graduate of the Bachelor's degree Dental Hygiene Program at SIUC. She is currently applying for licensure in Oklahoma,…

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Tracy Lubinsky, RDH, MHSc, PHDHP
Tracy Lubinsky, RDH, MHSc, PHDHP

Tracy Lubinsky, RDH, MHSc, PHDHP, is a dental hygiene instructor at the Fortis Institute in Scranton, Pa. She is also a student in the Doctor of…

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Tracye A. Moore RDH, MS, EdD
Tracye A. Moore RDH, MS, EdD

Tracye A. Moore RDH, MS, EdD, is chair of the Department of Dental Hygiene at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff. A trustee and past president…

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Travis M. Hicks, DDS, MS
Travis M. Hicks, DDS, MS

Travis M. Hicks, DDS, MS, is a pediatric dentist practicing in Raleigh, North Carolina. His research interests include the study of adolescents at…

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Travis Nelson, DDS, MSD, MPH
Travis Nelson, DDS, MSD, MPH

Travis Nelson, DDS, MSD, MPH, is a clinical associate professor in
the Department of Pediatric Dentistry at at the University of Washington (UW) in…

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Trisha Krenik-Matejcek, RDH, MS
Trisha Krenik-Matejcek, RDH, MS

Trisha Krenik-Matejcek, RDH, MS, is an associate professor in the Department of Dental Education at MSU. She teaches clinical skill development,…

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Tulsi J. Patel, RDH, MHA
Tulsi J. Patel, RDH, MHA

Tulsi J. Patel, RDH, MHA, is an assistant professor at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston in the Department of Periodontics and…

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Tzu-Yu Ko, RDH, BS
Tzu-Yu Ko, RDH, BS

Tzu-Yu Ko, RDH, BS, is a recent graduate of the Dental Hygiene Program at NYU College of Dentistry who is now working in private clinical practice.

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Valerie Sternberg Smith, RDH, BS

Valerie Sternberg Smith, RDH, BS, is a clinical instructor at the Ashman Department of Implant Dentistry, New York University (NYU) College of…

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Valerie Sternberg-Smith, RDH, BS
Valerie Sternberg-Smith, RDH, BS

Valerie Sternberg-Smith, RDH, BS, is a clinical instructor at the Ashman Department of Implant Dentistry, New York University (NYU) College of…

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Van B. Haywood, DMD
Van B. Haywood, DMD

Van B. Haywood, DMD, is a professor in the Department of Restorative Sciences, Dental College of Georgia at Augusta University. In 1989, he…

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Vanchit John, BDS, MDS, DDS, MSD
Vanchit John, BDS, MDS, DDS, MSD

Vanchit John, BDS, MDS, DDS, MSD, is professor and chair of the Department of Periodontics and Allied Dental Programs at Indiana University School of…

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Vandana Kumar, DDS, MDS, MS
Vandana Kumar, DDS, MDS, MS

Vandana Kumar, DDS, MDS, MS, is an associate professor in the Department of Oral Pathology, Medicine and Radiology at the University of…

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Vandana Singh, BDS, MMSC
Vandana Singh, BDS, MMSC

Vandana Singh, BDS, MMSC, is a third-year resident in the Oral Medicine Graduate Program at the University of Alberta, Edmonton. She worked as faculty…

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Vera Banks, RDH, BS, MSEd
Vera Banks, RDH, BS, MSEd

Vera Banks, RDH, BS, MSEd, is a clinical instructor, anesthesia laboratory assistant, and oral anatomy laboratory assistant in the Department of…

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Véronique Benhamou, DDS

Véronique Benhamou, DDS, is the coordinator of Clinical Periodontology and assistant professor at McGill University Dental School, Montreal, Quebec.…

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Vicki Dodge, RDH, BSDH
Vicki Dodge, RDH, BSDH

Vicki Dodge, RDH, BSDH, is an assistant professor

in the Department of Periodontics at

the University of the Pacific Arthur A.

Dugoni School…

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Victoria M. Benvenuto, RDH, BS, EdM
Victoria M. Benvenuto, RDH, BS, EdM

Victoria M. Benvenuto, RDH, BS, EdM, is an adjunct
clinical instructor in the Allied
Dental Programs at New York
University (NYU) College of…

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Victoria Patrounova, RDH, MHA
Victoria Patrounova, RDH, MHA

Victoria Patrounova, RDH, MHA, is a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Periodontics andDental Hygiene Program at the University of…

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Vijay P. Parashar, DDS, MDSc
Vijay P. Parashar, DDS, MDSc

Vijay P. Parashar, DDS, MDSc, is an associate professor at
Midwestern University, College of Dental Medicine, in Glendale, Ariz.

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Vilhelm G. Ólafsson, DDS, MS
Vilhelm G. Ólafsson, DDS, MS

Vilhelm G. Ólafsson, DDS, MS, is an assistant professor in operative dentistry and cariology at the University of Iceland, and an adjunct clinical…

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Vineet Dhar, BDS, MDS, PhD
Vineet Dhar, BDS, MDS, PhD

Vineet Dhar, BDS, MDS, PhD, is an associate professor and division chief/graduate program director in the Division of Pediatric Dentistry, Department…

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W. Gail Barnes, RDH, PhD
W. Gail Barnes, RDH, PhD

W. Gail Barnes, RDH, PhD, is
interim head of the Department of
Dental Hygiene at CSU. She has been
a dental hygiene educator for more
than 20…

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W. Lee Melvin, DMD
W. Lee Melvin, DMD

W. Lee Melvin, DMD, is a full-time lecturer

for ODU's School of Dental Hygiene. He is a boardcertified

periodontist with expertise in…

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W. Peter Hansen, DDS
W. Peter Hansen, DDS

W. Peter Hansen, DDS, is associate professor and chair of the Department of Removable Prosthodontics, University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni…

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Walter J. Loesche, DMD, PhD
Walter J. Loesche, DMD, PhD

Walter J. Loesche, DMD, PhD, is a professor of Dentistry, School of Dentistry, and Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, School of Medicine,…

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Warden H. Noble, DDS, MS, MSEd
Warden H. Noble, DDS, MS, MSEd

Warden H. Noble, DDS, MS, MSEd, is a professor in the Department of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Sciences at the Dugoni School of Dentistry,…

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Wayne A. Aldredge, DMD
Wayne A. Aldredge, DMD

Wayne A. Aldredge, DMD, is a clinical assistant professor in the
Department of Periodontics and Implantology at Stony Brook University
in Stony…

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Wenche S. Borgnakke, DDS, MPH, PhD
Wenche S. Borgnakke, DDS, MPH, PhD

Wenche S. Borgnakke, DDS, MPH, PhD, is the senior research associate
in health sciences and adjunct clinical assistant professor in the
Department…

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Wendy St. Cyr, RDH, BS
Wendy St. Cyr, RDH, BS

Wendy St. Cyr, RDH, BS, has served as a periodontal therapist and dental hygiene educator for more than 35 years. She is a former president of the…

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William C. Scarfe, BDS, FRACDS, MS
William C. Scarfe, BDS, FRACDS, MS

William C. Scarfe, BDS, FRACDS, MS, is a professor in the Division of Radiology and Imaging Sciences, Department of Surgical and Hospital Dentistry at…

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William Giannobile, DDS, MS, DMedSc
William Giannobile, DDS, MS, DMedSc

William Giannobile, DDS, MS, DMedSc, is the Najjar endowed professor of Dentistry and Biomedical Engineering and the director of the Michigan Center…

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William H. Bowen, MSc, PhD, DSc
William H. Bowen, MSc, PhD, DSc

William H. Bowen, MSc, PhD, DSc, is professor emeritus of Microbiology and Immunology, and professor emeritus in the Department of Environmental…

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Windy L. Rothmund, RDH, MSDH
Windy L. Rothmund, RDH, MSDH

Windy L. Rothmund, RDH, MSDH, is a professor in the Dental Hygiene Program at Eastern Washington University in Spokane. In addition to more than 20…

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Winnie Furnari, RDH, MS, FAADH
Winnie Furnari, RDH, MS, FAADH

Winnie Furnari, RDH, MS, FAADH, is an associate professor

of dental hygiene and assistant clinical director at New York

University, College of…

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Winston Chee, DDS, FACP
Winston Chee, DDS, FACP

Winston Chee, DDS, FACP, is the Ralph and Jean Bleak professor

of restorative dentistry, director of implant dentistry, and codirector

of…

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Witaya Mathiyakom, PT, PhD
Witaya Mathiyakom, PT, PhD

Witaya Mathiyakom, PT, PhD, is a postdoctoral fellow at the Andrus Gerontology Center, USC, Los Angeles. As a physical therapist, he has worked…

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Ximena Zornosa, DMD
Ximena Zornosa, DMD

Ximena Zornosa, DMD, is an associate professor in the Department of Dental Hygiene at Clayton State University in Morrow, Georgia. She is a diplomate…

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Xiomara Aragon, CDA
Xiomara Aragon, CDA

Xiomara Aragon, CDA, is a sophomore dental hygiene student at Farmingdale State College and a dental assistant. Aragon plans to continue her education…

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Yiming Li, DDS, MSD, PhD
Yiming Li, DDS, MSD, PhD

Yiming Li, DDS, MSD, PhD, is a professor and director of the Center for Dental Research at LLU School of Dentistry. He is also a professor in the…

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Youstina S. Beshay, BS
Youstina S. Beshay, BS

Youstina S. Beshay, BS, is a predental student at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. Her main research interest is the effect of…

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Yu-Ting Yeh, DDS
Yu-Ting Yeh, DDS

Yu-Ting Yeh, DDS, is a periodontal resident at Indiana University School of Dentistry.

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Yusuke Hamada, DDS, MSD
Yusuke Hamada, DDS, MSD

Yusuke Hamada, DDS, MSD, is a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Periodontics and Allied Dental Programs at Indiana University School…

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Zameera Fida, DMD
Zameera Fida, DMD

Zameera Fida, DMD, is a board-certified pediatric dentist and full-time staff member in the Department of Dentistry at

Boston Children's Hospital.…

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Zheng Xu, DDS, MDS, PhD
Zheng Xu, DDS, MDS, PhD

Zheng Xu, DDS, MDS, PhD, is a clinical associate professor of pediatric dentistry at the University of Washington School of Dentistry in Seattle. Her…

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