Research Faculty Profiles

Research Areas

Today, College of Dental Medicine faculty, research scientists and postdoctoral students pursue the relationship of oral health to general health in areas including dentists’ delivery of smoking cessation counseling, the social and cultural determinants of immigrant oral health; the influence of oral infection on cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases, on adverse pregnancy outcomes, on diabetes, on orally transmitted papilloma virus, on oral squamous cell carcinoma, on osteonecrosis and cancers affecting the oral cavity and maxillofacial structures; as well as fundamental stem cell research and mechanical loading induced TMJ remodeling.

Research Faculty

Division of Prosthodontics

Dr. Nurit Bittner Fogel, Assistant Professor of Clinical

Dr. Jing Chen, Assistant Professor of Dental Medicine (at CUMC)
Dr. Mildred Embree, Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine (at CUMC)
Dr. Sunil Wadhwa, Associate Professor of Dental Medicine
 
Craniofacial Regeneration
Dr. Mo Chen, Associate Research Scientist
Dr. Kimi Kong, Associate Research Scientist
Dr. Chang Hun Lee, Associate Research Scientist
Dr. Jeremy Mao, Edwin S. Robinson Professor of Dental Medicine
Dr. Guoming Sun, Associate Research Scientist
 
Dr. Elizabeth Philipone, Assistant Professor of Clinical
Dr. Angela Yoon, John W. Richter Associate Professor of Clinical Oral Pathology
 
Section of Oral & Diagnostic Sciences
Dr. Sahng Gyoon Kim, Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
 
Dr. John Grbic, Professor of Clinical Dentistry
 
Dr. Evanthia Lalla, Professor
Dr. Panos Papapanou, Professor of Dentistry
Dr. Ulrike Schulze-Spate, Assistant Professor
 
Dr. Burton Edelstein, Professor of Clinical
 
Dr. Kavita Ahluwalia, Associate Professor of Clinical
Dr. David Albert, Associate Professor of Clinical Dentistry (on Health Policy & Management)
Dr. Courtney Chinn, Assistant Professor of Dentistry
Dr. Carol Kunzel, Associate Professor of Clinical
Dr. Stephen Marshall, Associate Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
 
Dr. Athanasios Zavras, Associate Professor of Dental Medicine
Title/Position
Asst Professor of Clinical
Address
P&S Box 20, United States
Contact
+1 212 342 1938
Research
  • Social & Behavioral Science
Title/Position
Assistant Professor of Dental Medicine (at CUMC)
Director of the Postgraduate Program in Orthodontics
Address
CDM - Orthodontics, Mail Code: P & S Box 20, United States
Contact
+1 212 342 1639
Research
  • Basic Science
Title/Position
Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
Professor of Clinical Health Policy & Management
Chair, Section of Social and Behavioral Sciences; Director, Division of Behavioral Sciences
Address
622 West 168th Street, PH17-306Q, Box 20, New York NY 10032,United States
Contact
+1 212 342 3505
Research
  • Social & Behavioral Science
Title/Position
Assistant Professor of Dental Medicine (at CUMC)
Address
CDM-Orthodontics, P&S Box 20, United States
Contact
+1 212 342 0677
Research
  • Basic Science
Title/Position
Professor of Clinical
Address
Center for Clinical Research in Dentistry, P & S Box 20, United States
Contact
+1 212 305 4640
Research
  • Clinical Science
Title/Position
Assistant Professor of Clinical Dental Medicine
Postgraduate Program Director
Address
630 West 168th Street, PH7Stem #128, New York, NY 10032
Research
  • Clinical Science
Title/Position
Assoc Professor of Clinical Dental Community Health and Clinical Sociomedical Sciences
Director, Office of Research Adminisration
Address
College of Dental Medicine, 630 W. 168th St., New York NY 10032 - PH 17 West Room 303,United States
Contact
+1 212 305 1405
Research
  • Social & Behavioral Science
Title/Position
Professor of Dental Medicine
Address
630 W. 168th Street, PH7E-112, New York, NY 10032
Contact
+1 212 305 9283
Research
  • Basic Science
  • Clinical Science
Title/Position
Edwin S. Robinson Professor of Dentistry
Co-Director, Center for Craniofacial Regeneration
Address
630 W. 168 Street, VC12-211, New York NY 10032, United States
Contact
+1 212 305 4475
Research
  • Basic Science
  • Clinical Science
Title/Position
Professor of Dental Medicine; Chairman, Section of Oral and Diagnostic Sciences; Director, Division of Periodontics
Address
Periodontics/College of Dental Medicine, 630 W 168th St, Box 20, New York NY 10032
Contact
+1 212 342 3008
Research
  • Basic Science
Title/Position
Asst Professor of Clinical
Address
Presbyterian Hospital, P&S, Box 20, Mail Code: 15,New York NY 10032, United States
Contact
+1 212 305 9235
Research
  • Clinical Science
Title/Position
Assistant Professor of Dental Medicine
Address
630 West 168th Street PH7E-111, New York, NY 10032
Contact
212 305 3787
Research
  • Clinical Science
Title/Position
Associate Professor of Dental Medicine
Director, Division of Orthodontics
Research
  • Basic Science
  • Clinical Science
Title/Position
Division Head, Oral Epidemiology & Biostatistics
Professor of Dental Medicine
Address
622 West 168th Street, Suite PH17W - 306R, New York NY 10032,United States
Contact
+1 212 342 0425
Research
  • Clinical Science
  • Social & Behavioral Science