Current Postdoctoral Fellows


Gary D. Pack, B.S., M.S., Ph.D.
Oral Health Informatics Postdoctoral Fellow
Biography           
Email
Keywords: medical imaging, machine learning, computer vision, algebraic topology

Adham Abdelrahim, B.D.S., M.Sc.
Oral Health Informatics Postdoctoral Fellow
Biography            
Email
Keywords: dental emergencies, clinical and translational dental research, clinical decision support

Previous Postdoctoral Fellows


Kelsey Schwei, Ph.D.
Oral Health Informatics Postdoctoral Fellow
April 2016 - July 2016
Biography        
Keywords: oral-systemic health, clinical decision support

Anna E. Merrill, Ph.D.
Oral Health Informatics Postdoctoral Fellow
July 2014 - June 2015
Biography
Keywords: quantitative mass spectormetry methods, biological system

Jimmy Kayastha, B.D.S.
Postdoctoral Fellow, Marshfield Clinic
September 2011 - April 2013

Keywords: oral-systemic diseases, clinical decision 

Timothy W. Rhoads, Ph.D.
Oral Health Informatics Postdoctoral Fellow
July 2014 – June 2016
Biography            
Keywords: oral-systemic health, clinical decision support

A. Pasha Hosseinbor, Ph.D.
Oral Health Informatics Postdoctoral Fellow
June 2013  September 2014
Biography
Keywords: applied mathematics, computer science, machine learning

Katherine (Katie) Overmyer, Ph.D.
Oral Health Informatics Postdoctoral Fellow
Biography 
July 2015  June 2017
Keywords: oral microbiome, metabolism

Previous Dental Resident Researchers


Aditi Bharatkumar, D.D.S., M.S., M.H.A.
Dental Resident
July 2014 - June 2015
Biography
Project Title: Provider Knowledge, Attitude and Behavior towards Oral Cancer in the Marshfield Clinic Community

Monica Jethwani, D.D.S.
Dental Resident
July 2014 - June 2015
Biography
Project Title: Patient Knowledge, Attitude and Behavior Towards Oral Cancer in the Marshfield Clinic Community 

Previous Research Assistants


Aloksagar Panny, B.D.S., M.S.
Research Specialist
October 2016 - August 2017
Biography

Kelsey Schultz, M.S.
Research Assistant
September 2011 - June 2012     
Biography

Neel Shimpi, M.M.
Research Assistant 
August 2012 - June 2013
Biography

Sara Engler
Research Assistant
September 2011 - April 2012
Biography

Previous Research Interns 


Katelyn Kleutsch
SSRIP Intern
May 2017 - August 2017
Biography
Project Title: Feasibility Assessment of TeleDental Approach to Address Non-Traumatic Dental Condition (NTDC) Visits in Emergency Deapartments (EDs)

Grayson Cole
SSRIP Intern
May 2016 - August 2016
Biography
Project Title: Identifying and assessing risk factors in pediatric patients for future dental caries

Krista Reinart
IOSH Intern
June 2016 - July 2016
Biography   
Project Title: A quality improvement dashboard for dentists and physicians         

Samantha Wong
AHEC/CHIP Intern
June 2015 - July 2015
Biography
Project Title: Low Oral Health Literacy Predicts Poor Oral Hygiene in Adults
Currently an undergraduate student 

Krista Koehler
SSRIP Intern
May 2014 - August 2014
Biography
Project Title: Development of Prototype of an Oral Cancer Risk Assessment Tool
Currently a dental student at University of Minnesota School of Dentistry

Macy Huettl
AHEC/CHIP Intern
June 2014 - July 2014
Biography
Project Title: Oral Health, Pregnancy, and Education
Currently a graduate student at UW-Madison

Adam Sorenson
SSRIP Intern
May 2013 - August 2013

Project Title: Usability Analysis of iTooth
Currently a dental student at Marquette University

Onur Asan
SSRIP Intern
May 2012 - August 2012
Biography
Project Title: Understanding the Effect of Computer Use on Dental Provider-Patient Communication in a Dental Encounter
Currently an Assistant Professor at the Medical College of Wisconsin

Jon Gassedelen
SSRIP Intern
May 2011 - August 2011
Biography
Project Title: Developing a Core Dental Data Set Architecture for Health Information Exchange
Currently a Server/Storage Administrator for Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota

Ryan Cooper
SSRIP Intern
May 2010 - August 2010
Biography
Project Title: Analysis of Dental Workflow with an Integrated Medical-Dental Electronic Health Record: A Time and Motion Study
Currently a dental student at University of Minnesota School of Dentistry

Jennifer Ciske
AHEC/CHIP Intern
June 2010 - July 2010
Biography
Project Titles: Dental Information on a Web-based Patient Health Portal: A Pilot Survey, Developing an Oral-Systemic Patient Education Module

Callahan Katrak
SSRIP Intern
May 2017 - August 2017
Biography
Project Title: Awareness of Patients Towards Association of Diabetes and Periodontal Disease

Samyuktha Rallapalli
IOSH Intern
June 2016 - August 2016
Biography   
Project Title: Assessing the oral health-related knowledge, attitudes and awareness and developing patient educational materials         

Ariel Marcoe
IOSH Intern
June 2016 - August 2016
Biography
Assisted with editing and developing partial drafts of manuscripts

Jacob Blamer
Writing Intern
January 2016 - May 2016
Biography
Assisted with editing and developing partial drafts of manuscripts

Reihaneh Rostami
SSRIP Intern
May 2015 - August 2015
Biography
Project Title: Oral Cancer Risk Assessment Using Machine Learning Algorithms
Currently a PhD student at UW-Milwaukee

David Kirkhoff
SSRIP Intern
May 2014 - August 2014
Biography
Project Title: Dental Hygienists' Information Needs Assessment
Currently a dental student at University of Minnesota School of Dentistry

Kaitlyn (Katie) Skrzypcak
AHEC/CHIP Intern
June 2014 - July 2014
Biography
Project Title: Assessing Dental Hygienists' Communication Techniques for Use with Low Oral Health Literacy Patients

Nicolette (Nikki) Klucas
AHEC/CHIP Intern
June 2013 - July 2013
Biography
Project Title: Development and Evaluation of a Educational Video Module
Currently a dental student at Marquette 

Megan Vesel
SSRIP Intern
May 2013 - August 2013
Biography
Project Title: Developing a Reference Cross Mapping Between Different Dental Diagnostic Terminologies
Currently pursuing her second undergraduate degree

Lauren Janes
SSRIP Intern
May 2012 - August 2012
Biography
Project Title: Development of Patient Friendly Educaiton Modules Focusing on the Oral-Systemic Connection
Currently a dental student at University of Minnesota School of Dentistry

Sara Engler
SSRIP Intern
May 2011 - August 2011
Biography
Project Title: Eye Tracking and Assessment of an Integrated Electronic Dental Record System
Currently a dental student at University of Minnesota School of Dentistry

Previous Dental Students


Ky Le
Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health Student
2012 

Richard Mathias
Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health Student
2010