Alzheimer's Disease Investigator Meeting

Thursday, August 27th
2–3 p.m.
Mark Hatfield Research Center
13th Floor, Room 13D40a

"Oral health disparities in cognitively impaired adults”

Richie Kohli, BDS, MS (DPH)
Diplomate, American Board of Dental Public Health
Assistant Professor, Department of Community Dentistry,
School of Dentistry, Oregon Health & Science University

Dr. Richie Kohli is a board-certified dental public health specialist and serves as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Community Dentistry at Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU).  She participates in teaching pre-doctoral students didactically as well as in the community settings.  Dr. Kohli has been awarded various national and local grants in her research endeavors. Presently, her research is focused on geriatric dentistry, oral health-related quality of life, oro-facial pain, mid-level providers, teledentistry and school-based oral health programs.  She also actively participates in the development, implementation, and administration of community partnerships and has been an active member of the International Association for Dental Research (IADR), American Board of Dental Public Health (ABDPH), American Association for Public Health Dentistry (AAPHD) and Oregon Oral Health Coalition (OrOHC).