American Board of Dental Public Health

Candidates for Director-Elect

David Moss graduated from the University of Iowa in 1985 and immediately joined the Army as a dental officer where, after 31 years of service, continues fulfilling his goal of serving the profession and country. After 12 years of providing general dental care, he was selected for graduate training in public health. He completed his MPH at Emory in 1996 and DPH certificate program at the CDC, Division of Oral Health with Stuart Lockwood as his mentor. Dr. Moss was certified as ABDPH Diplomate in 1998.

His military career has included research, academia, administration, and policy development. He has lectured in biostatistics for comprehensive dentistry residents, performed epidemiological surveys of oral health needs of military recruits, and currently assists the Army Dental Corps Chief in policy formulation and strategic planning for the Army Dental Enterprise.

Jennifer Holtzman currently serves as Dental Officer, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Bureau of Health Workforce. A graduate of the University of Southern California School of Dentistry (USC), she was a private practitioner for over 15 years before returning to USC and transitioning to an academic career. She obtained her MPH from the University of California Los Angeles School of Public Health, completed her Dental Public Health Residency at University of California San Francisco School of Dentistry, and successfully challenged the DPH board in 2010. Immediately prior to her current position at HRSA she held an academic appointment at UCLA School of Dentistry.

She currently serves on ABDPH’s Standards and Recertification Committee and the AAPHD Membership Committee. She formerly served on the AAPHD Education Committee and from 2011 to 2016 represented dental public health on the Joint Commission on the National Dental Examinations National Board Patient Management Test Construction Committee.




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