Oral Health

Active Projects: 18

Project Investigator All Topics Start date End date
GSK-MB-01 pH Cycling Caries simulation study John Featherstone, PhD Oral Health
Potential Barriers and Facilitators to Breastfeeding Among Organizations Who Target Cleft Palate with or without Cleft Lip Surgery, in Low-Resource Settings Akasha Palou-Torres, MS Oral Health, Newborn and Infant Health
Sjögren International Collaborative Clinical Alliance (SICCA) Biorepository Caroline Shiboski, DDS, MPH, PhD Eye Disease and Blindness, Oral Health
Craniofacial defects in the manta-ray line. A novel model for ribosomopathies Ralph Marcucio, PhD Oral Health, Genetics
Registered Dental Hygienists in Alternative Practices: Current and Future Contribution to Increasing Access to Dental Care Elizabeth Mertz, PhD Oral Health, Access or Barriers to Care
International Clinical Research Fellowship Christopher 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
Feeding practices, nutrition, & tooth decay among young children in low-resource settings Benjamin Chaffee, DDS, MPH, PhD Oral Health
Center for Dental, Oral, and Craniofacial Tissue and Organ Regeneration (C-DOCTOR) Jeffrey Lotz, PhD Oral Health
Pbx-Directed Control of Cellular Behaviors that Drive Midface Morphogenesis Licia Selleri, MD, PhD Surgery and Anesthesia, 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
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 Mertz, PhD Oral Health
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
Evaluating Standardized Preventive Care to Reduce Dental Disparities in Children Elizabeth Mertz, PhD Oral Health, Pediatrics
Influence of Financial Incentives on Oral Disease Management in Young Children Stuart Gansky, MS, DrPH Oral Health
Non-Sjogren's Syndrome-and Sjogren's Syndrome-related Keratoconjunctivitis SICCA: A Spectrum of Inflammatory Dry Eye Eye Disease and Blindness, Oral Health, Immunology
University of California Global Health Institute Program for Fellows and Scholars Craig Cohen, MD, MPH Infectious Disease, HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria, Surgery and Anesthesia, Cancer/Oncology, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Diabetes, Occupational and Environmental Disease, Eye Disease and Blindness, Oral Health, Dementia and Cognitive Impairment, Trauma and PTSD, Women's Health, Pediatrics, Policy and Standards of Care, Epidemiology and Surveillance

Active Projects: 58

Project Investigator All Topics Start date End date
Laser Effects on Dental Hard Tissues John Featherstone, PhD Oral Health
Oral Disease among Renal Transplant Recipients Caroline Shiboski, DDS, MPH, PhD Oral Health
Oral Health Outcomes in Pediatric Transplant Recipients Caroline Shiboski, DDS, MPH, PhD Oral Health, Pediatrics
Western Oral Research Consortium: Career Development John Greenspan, BDS, PhD Oral Health, Training and Capacity Building, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training, UCSF Professional Education
A Study on the Effectiveness of Povidone-Iodine Foam in Caries Prevention in Children with Active Caries John Featherstone, PhD Oral Health
pH Cycling Caries Simulation Study John 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
Laser Effects on Dental Hard Tissues John Featherstone, PhD Oral Health
International Research Registry Network for Sjogren's Syndrome Caroline Shiboski, DDS, MPH, PhD Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Oral Health
Ryan White Dental Reimbursement Program John Featherstone, PhD HIV/AIDS, Oral Health
Task Order # 7: Supplement to SSS A5254 Diane Havlir, MD HIV/AIDS, Opportunistic Infection, Oral Health
T003: Oral HIV/AIDS Research Alliance at UCSF Caroline Shiboski, DDS, MPH, PhD HIV/AIDS, Oral Health
Influence of Laser and Non-Coherent Light Irradiation on Properties of Biofilms on Dental Enamel John Featherstone, PhD Oral Health
Ryan White Dental Reimbursement Program John Featherstone, PhD HIV/AIDS, Oral Health
Maternal Nutrition Education and Early Childhood Caries: A Randomized Field Study Benjamin Chaffee, DDS, MPH, PhD Oral Health
Ryan White Dental Reimbursement Program John Featherstone, PhD HIV/AIDS, Oral Health
Changing Landscape of Pediatric Dentistry after Cuts in Adult Medicaid Dental Services Oral Health
Development of an Inter-University Oral Health Research Database Joel White, DDS, MS Oral Health
Quantification of Oral Motor Function in Infants Aimee Abu-Shamsieh, MD Oral Health, Pediatrics
AIDS Clinical Trial Research Group (ACTG), Studies: A5306, A5254, A5298 Diane Havlir, MD HIV/AIDS, Opportunistic Infection, Tuberculosis, Oral Health
Oral Health in Adolescent Master Protocol Subjects Anna-Barbara Moscicki, MD 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
Developing a Patient Safety System for Dentistry Joel White, DDS, MS Oral Health
Pew Collaborative Dental Economics Elizabeth Mertz, PhD Oral Health
Completing the Dental Pipeline: A Survey of Underrepresented Minority Dentists in California Elizabeth Mertz, PhD Oral Health, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Parental Preventive Behaviors and Oral Health in Latino Children Kristin Hoeft, PhD, MPH 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
The Role of Bmi1 in Regulation of Dental Stem Cells Ophir Klein, MD, PhD Oral Health
Mechanisms of B Cell Responses in Autoimmune Disease Maria Dall'Era, MD Oral Health, Immunology
Addressing Oral Health Literacy among Mexican Immigrants Nancy Burke, PhD Oral Health, Immigration and Migration
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
Study of Elimination of Adult Denti-Cal Elizabeth Mertz, PhD Oral Health, Access or Barriers to Care
Accessing Preventative Care: A Path to Improved Oral Health Valerie Flaherman, MD Oral Health
Medical and dental provider attitudes and practices regarding dental care of pregnant women: Survey Research and Development Elizabeth Mertz, PhD Oral Health, Patient and Peer Education
Evaluating Standardized Preventive Care to Reduce Dental Disparities in Children Elizabeth Mertz, PhD Oral Health, Pediatrics
Oral Microbial Communities in Chronic Hyposalivation Oral Health
Influence of Financial Incentives on Oral Disease Management in Young Children Stuart Gansky, MS, DrPH Oral Health, Pediatrics
A cognitive approach to refine and enhance use of a Dental Diagnostic Terminology Joel White, DDS, MS Oral Health
Importance of content and format in oral health instructions for low-income Mexican immigrant parents: A qualitative study Oral Health, Pediatrics, Access or Barriers to Care, Immigration and Migration
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
Salivary Biomarkers for Sjogren's Syndrome Detection-Definitive Validation Troy E. Daniels, DDS, MS Oral Health
Coordinating Center to Help Eliminate/Reduce Oral Health Inequalities in Children Stuart Gansky, MS, DrPH Oral Health, Pediatrics
Implementation assessment of the incorporation clinical decision support tools into an integrated group dental practice Elizabeth Mertz, PhD Oral Health
Multi-Site Evaluation of Innovative Oral Health Workforce Interventions Joanne Spetz, PhD Oral Health
Sustainable Dental TA Model Elizabeth Mertz, PhD Oral Health
Genetic and epigenetic contributions to Sjogrens syndrome Lindsey Criswell, MD, MPH Eye Disease and Blindness, Oral Health, Genetics
A Tailored Approach to Reducing Oral Health Disparities Ann A. Lazar, PhD, MS Oral Health
Mass Spectrometry Tools in Pursuit of Salivary Biomarkers of Sjogren Syndrome Steven Hall, PhD Oral Health, Immunology
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 Effectiveness, Access or Barriers to Care, Immigration and Migration, Stigma and Discrimination, Smoking and Tobacco, Policy and Standards of Care, 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
Interprofessional Nurse Practitioner Education for the Collaborative Care of Children with Chronic Conditions (INPEC5) Naomi Schapiro, RN, PhD, PNP Occupational and Environmental Disease, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, Malnutrition, Micronutrients, Food Insecurity, Oral Health, Pediatrics, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
HRSA funded Health Workforce Research Center with a focus on oral health (HWRC -OH) Elizabeth Mertz, PhD Oral Health
Oral Health is Global Health John Greenspan, BDS, PhD Oral Health
UCSF-UC Berkeley Kenya Program 2017 Yvonne Kapila, DDS, PhD Oral Health
Survey of Dental Hygienists in California Elizabeth Mertz, PhD Oral Health
Silver diamine fluoride to treat dental caries Jeremy Horst, DDS, PhD Oral Health
Minority Dentists' Attitudes and Practice Patterns Elizabeth Mertz, PhD Oral Health