Oral Health

Active Projects: 17

Project Investigator All Topics Start date End date
Evaluating Standardized Preventive Care to Reduce Dental Disparities in Children Elizabeth A. Mertz, PhD Oral Health, Pediatrics
The influence of Diet, Genetics, and Tooth Decay on Dentofacial Development, and Perceptions of Oral Health Related Quality of Life in Mayan and Inca Adolescents Kjeld Aamodt, DDS, MS Oral Health
Oral health and systemic health in Japan George Taylor, DMD, MPH, DrPH Oral Health, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Improving quality and access to oral health care for children in the vulnerable and undeserved communities through collaborative training of health care providers Brent Lin, DMD Oral Health, Pediatrics, Access or Barriers to Care
Completing the Dental Pipeline: Building the Capacity of Underrepresented Minority Dental Practices Elizabeth A. Mertz, PhD Oral Health
Phase 2a, Randomized, Placebo-controlled, Proof of Mechanism Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of AMG 557/MEDI5872 in Subjects with Primary Sjogren's Syndrome Maria Dall'Era, MD Eye Disease and Blindness, Oral Health, Pharmacology and Drug Treatment
Pbx-Directed Control of Cellular Behaviors that Drive Midface Morphogenesis Licia Selleri, MD, PhD Surgery and Anesthesia, Oral Health
Feeding practices, nutrition, & tooth decay among young children in low-resource settings Benjamin W. Chaffee, DDS, MPH, PhD Oral Health
International Clinical Research Fellowship Christopher C. Stewart, MD Zoonosis, Emerging Disease, and Drug Resistance, HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria, Cancer/Oncology, Cardiovascular Disease, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Diabetes, Occupational and Environmental Disease, Eye Disease and Blindness, Oral Health, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Registered Dental Hygienists in Alternative Practices: Current and Future Contribution to Increasing Access to Dental Care Elizabeth A. Mertz, PhD Oral Health, Access or Barriers to Care
Sjögren International Collaborative Clinical Alliance (SICCA) Biorepository Caroline Shiboski, DDS, MPH, PhD Eye Disease and Blindness, Oral Health
GSK-MB-01 pH Cycling Caries simulation study John D. Featherstone, PhD Oral Health
Silver diamine fluoride to treat dental caries Jeremy Horst, DDS, PhD Oral Health
Minority Dentists' Attitudes and Practice Patterns Elizabeth A. Mertz, PhD Oral Health
Survey of Dental Hygienists in California Elizabeth A. Mertz, PhD Oral Health
Oral Health is Global Health John S. Greenspan, BDS, PhD Oral Health
HRSA funded Health Workforce Research Center with a focus on oral health (HWRC -OH) Elizabeth A. Mertz, PhD Oral Health

Active Projects: 56

Project Investigator All Topics Start date End date
Interprofessional Nurse Practitioner Education for the Collaborative Care of Children with Chronic Conditions (INPEC5) Naomi A. Schapiro, RN, PhD, PNP Occupational and Environmental Disease, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, Malnutrition, Micronutrients, Food Insecurity, Oral Health, Pediatrics, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
University of California Global Health Institute Program for Fellows and Scholars Craig Cohen, MD, MPH Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs), Zoonosis, Emerging Disease, and Drug Resistance, Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs), HIV/AIDS, Opportunistic Infection, Tuberculosis, Malaria, Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Surgery and Anesthesia, Cancer/Oncology, Cardiovascular Disease, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Diabetes, Occupational and Environmental Disease, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, Malnutrition, Micronutrients, Food Insecurity, Eye Disease and Blindness, Oral Health, Drug and Diagnostics Development, Immunology, Genetics, Pharmacology and Drug Treatment, Neurology and Mental Health, Dementia and Cognitive Impairment, Trauma and PTSD, Women's Health, Aging, Labor and Delivery, Family Planning, Pediatrics, Newborn and Infant Health, Adolescent Health, Health Economics and Policy, Access or Barriers to Care, Immigration and Migration, Stigma and Discrimination, Smoking and Tobacco, International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Epidemiology and Surveillance, Triangulation, Global Strategic Information, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Engagement in Care, Substance Abuse, Treatment Adherence, Health Systems Strengthening, Risk Reduction and Prevention, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Dental Caries in Nepalese Children Helen Yuan, MS Malnutrition, Micronutrients, Food Insecurity, Oral Health, Pediatrics
Mass Spectrometry Tools in Pursuit of Salivary Biomarkers of Sjogren Syndrome Steven C. Hall, PhD Oral Health, Immunology
A Tailored Approach to Reducing Oral Health Disparities Ann A. Lazar, PhD, MS Oral Health
Sustainable Dental TA Model Elizabeth A. Mertz, PhD Oral Health
Genetic and epigenetic contributions to Sjogrens syndrome Lindsey A. Criswell, MD, MPH Eye Disease and Blindness, Oral Health, Genetics
Multi-Site Evaluation of Innovative Oral Health Workforce Interventions Joanne E. Spetz, PhD Oral Health
Coordinating Center to Help Eliminate/Reduce Oral Health Inequalities in Children Stuart A. Gansky, MS, DrPH Oral Health, Pediatrics
Implementation assessment of the incorporation clinical decision support tools into an integrated group dental practice Elizabeth A. Mertz, PhD Oral Health
HPV Testing Contract for UPR NIDCR-funded R21, "Detection of HPV infection in the oral cavity of Hispanics with and without periodontal disease" Joel Palefsky, MD Infectious Disease, Oral Health
Influence of Financial Incentives on Oral Disease Management in Young Children Stuart A. Gansky, MS, DrPH Oral Health, Pediatrics
A cognitive approach to refine and enhance use of a Dental Diagnostic Terminology Joel M. White, DDS, MS Oral Health
Study of Elimination of Adult Denti-Cal Elizabeth A. Mertz, PhD Oral Health, Access or Barriers to Care
Medical and dental provider attitudes and practices regarding dental care of pregnant women: Survey Research and Development Elizabeth A. Mertz, PhD Oral Health, Patient and Peer Education
Accessing Preventative Care: A Path to Improved Oral Health Valerie Flaherman, MD Oral Health
Evaluating Standardized Preventive Care to Reduce Dental Disparities in Children Elizabeth A. Mertz, PhD Oral Health, Pediatrics
Assessing Oral Health Status and Identifying Oral Health Knowledge and Practices Among Women Living in Slums of Mumbai, India: A Cross-Sectional Survey Hera Hyder, MS Oral Health
The Use of a Fluoride Varnish Application for Dental Caries Prevention in Children Living in Roatán, Honduras: A Cost Analysis Sheba Vincent, MS Oral Health
Oral Microbial Communities in Chronic Hyposalivation Oral Health
Addressing Oral Health Literacy among Mexican Immigrants Nancy J. Burke, PhD Oral Health, Immigration and Migration
Mechanisms of B Cell Responses in Autoimmune Disease Maria Dall'Era, MD Oral Health, Immunology
The Role of Bmi1 in Regulation of Dental Stem Cells Ophir Klein, MD, PhD Oral Health
Completing the Dental Pipeline: A Survey of Underrepresented Minority Dentists in California Elizabeth A. Mertz, PhD Oral Health, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Parental Preventive Behaviors and Oral Health in Latino Children Kristin S. Hoeft Oral Health, Pediatrics
Centering Pregnancy Oral Health Promotion (CPOP) Clinical Trial Planning Grant Sally Adams, PhD, BA, AND Oral Health, Women's Health, Access or Barriers to Care
Pew Collaborative Dental Economics Elizabeth A. Mertz, PhD Oral Health
Developing a Patient Safety System for Dentistry Joel M. White, DDS, MS Oral Health
Caries Management by Risk Assessment (CAMBRA) Practice-Based Research Network Peter Rechmann, DMD, PhD Oral Health, Health Systems Strengthening, Training and Capacity Building
MI Varnish and MI Paste Plus in a Caries Prevention and Remineralization Study Peter Rechmann, DMD, PhD Oral Health
An Evolutionary-Developmental Approach to Stem Cells Using Teeth As a Model Ophir Klein, MD, PhD Oral Health, Genetics, Training International Scholars and Clinicians
Oral Health in Adolescent Master Protocol Subjects Anna-Barbara Moscicki, MD Oral Health
CAMBRain app Peter Rechmann, DMD, PhD Oral Health, Drug and Diagnostics Development
Preclinical Study - Convergent CO2 9.3µm Laser in Composite Placement Peter Rechmann, DMD, PhD Oral Health
Convergent CO2 9.3µm Laser in Sealant Placement Peter Rechmann, DMD, PhD Oral Health, Drug and Diagnostics Development
SOPROCARE Perio-Project - Fluorescence Detection of Microbial Plaque and Gingival Inflammation Peter Rechmann, DMD, PhD Oral Health
AIDS Clinical Trial Research Group (ACTG), Studies: A5306, A5254, A5298 Diane V. Havlir, MD HIV/AIDS, Opportunistic Infection, Tuberculosis, Oral Health
Quantification of Oral Motor Function in Infants Aimee Abu-Shamsieh, MD Oral Health, Pediatrics
Soprocare Perio-Project Pre-Clinical Trial Cost Agreement Peter Rechmann, DMD, PhD Oral Health
Development of an Inter-University Oral Health Research Database Joel M. White, DDS, MS Oral Health
Changing Landscape of Pediatric Dentistry after Cuts in Adult Medicaid Dental Services Carrie Tsai, DMD, MPH Oral Health
Ryan White Dental Reimbursement Program John D. Featherstone, PhD HIV/AIDS, Oral Health
Maternal Nutrition Education and Early Childhood Caries: A Randomized Field Study Benjamin W. Chaffee, DDS, MPH, PhD Oral Health
Ryan White Dental Reimbursement Program John D. Featherstone, PhD HIV/AIDS, Oral Health
Influence of Laser and Non-Coherent Light Irradiation on Properties of Biofilms on Dental Enamel John D. Featherstone, PhD Oral Health
Task Order # 7: Supplement to SSS A5254 Diane V. Havlir, MD HIV/AIDS, Opportunistic Infection, Oral Health
Ryan White Dental Reimbursement Program John D. Featherstone, PhD HIV/AIDS, Oral Health
International Research Registry Network for Sjogren's Syndrome Caroline Shiboski, DDS, MPH, PhD Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Oral Health
Laser Effects on Dental Hard Tissues John D. Featherstone, PhD Oral Health
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation International Clinical Research Fellowship Program Joel Palefsky, MD HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria, Cancer/Oncology, Cardiovascular Disease, Oral Health, Neurology and Mental Health, Women's Health, Pediatrics, Newborn and Infant Health, Immigration and Migration, Training and Capacity Building, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
pH Cycling Caries Simulation Study John D. Featherstone, PhD Oral Health
A Study on the Effectiveness of Povidone-Iodine Foam in Caries Prevention in Children with Active Caries John D. Featherstone, PhD Oral Health
Western Oral Research Consortium: Career Development John S. Greenspan, BDS, PhD Oral Health, Training and Capacity Building, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training, UCSF Professional Education
Oral Health Outcomes in Pediatric Transplant Recipients Caroline Shiboski, DDS, MPH, PhD Oral Health, Pediatrics
Oral Disease among Renal Transplant Recipients Caroline Shiboski, DDS, MPH, PhD Oral Health
Laser Effects on Dental Hard Tissues John D. Featherstone, PhD Oral Health