Dr. Amit Acharya, Dr. Ingrid Glurich, Dr. Katie Overmyer, Dr. Adham Abdelrahim, Neel Shimpi, Harshad Hegde and
Annie Steinmetz presented their research from Marshfield Clinic at the 9th Annual meeting of International Association of Dental Research (IADR) General Session & Exhibition in San Francisco, California, on March 22 – 25, 2017. This cutting edge international dental research conference was organized around exciting and diverse themes representing the major scientific topics in current dental, oral and craniofacial research findings from around the world. The conference attracted over 5,000 health care and research professionals globally.
Presentations by the IOSH Scientists/Researchers included:
- Dr. Amit Acharya gave an oral presentation on the topic, “Patient Characteristics Readily Identified in Dental Clinics Can Detect Diabetes.” His presentation was co-authored by Dr. Bin Cheng, Rajesh Koralkar, Brent Olson, Dr. Carol Kunzel,
Dr. Rachel Ramoni and Dr. Evanthia Lalla.
- Dr. Ingrid Glurich gave a poster presentation on the topic, “Interdisciplinary Diabetes Management: Qualitative assessment of Medical/Dental Practitioners.” Her presentation was co-authored by Dr. Kelsey Schwei, Dr. Sara Lindberg, Neel Shimpi, Dixie Schroeder and
Dr. Amit Acharya.
- Dr. Katherine (Katie) Overmyer gave a poster presentation on the topic of “Multi-omic Analysis of Dental Plaque in Non-diabetic and Diabetic Patients.” Her presentation was co-authored by Dr. Timothy Rhoads, Dr. Anna Merrill, Dr. Michael Westphal, Dr. Sanjay Shukla, Dr. Amit Acharya and Dr. Joshua Coon.
- Ms. Neel Shimpi gave a poster presentation on the topic, “Survey of Primary Care Providers’ Oral Health Knowledge/Attitude/Practices.” Her presentation was co-authored by Dr. Ingrid Glurich, Dixie Schroeder, Harshad Hegde, Dr. Po-Huang Chyou and Dr. Amit Acharya.
- Mr. Harshad Hegde gave a poster presentation on the topic, “Community Awareness Towards Association of Diabetes and Oral Health.” His presentation was co-authored by Neel Shimpi,
Dr. Ingrid Glurich, Dixie Schroeder, Dr. Po-Huang Chyou and Dr. Amit Acharya.
- Ms. Annie Steinmetz gave a poster presentation on the topic, “Dental Quality Analytics: Dental Measures and Provider Performance Dashboard.” Her presentation was co-authored by Harshad Hegde, Josh Theisen, Rajesh Koralkar, Joe Finamore, Shawn Halstead, Sherry Leege, Dr. John O’Brien, Neel Shimpi and Dr. Amit Acharya.
- Dr. Adham Abdelrahim gave a poster presentation on the topic, “Feasibility assessment of Tele-Dental approach to address emergency department non-traumatic dental conditions visits,” during a special event for Research Trainees at the 2017 IADR Annual Meeting on March 22nd, which was sponsored by the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR).
The abstracts from this meeting will be published online as Special Issues of the Journal of Dental Research (JDR).