Current Postdoctoral Fellows


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


Gary D. Pack, B.S., M.S., Ph.D.
Oral Health Informatics Postdoctoral Fellow
June 2013 - September 2017
Biography           
Email
Keywords: medical imaging, machine learning, computer vision, algebraic topology

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 Assistant
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

Current Research Interns


Sailee Tambe
SSRIP Intern
May 2018 - August 2018
Biography
Project Title: E
xamining the association between low oral health literacy and key oral health outcomes in Wisconsin adults, including tooth brushing frequency, dental care utilization, and quality of life.


Logan Zhang
SSRIP Intern
May 2018 - August 2018
Biography
Project Title: Investigating the association between periodontal disease and chronic kidney disease.

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 Departments (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