• Free for Dental Public Health Residents  and Directors
  • Limited space available for AAPHD members
  • Questions? Contact Madga A. de la Torre at aidph@uthscsa.edu

Confirmed Speakers:

  • Bruce Dye Dental Epidemiology Officer and DPH Program Director, National Institute of Dental
    and Craniofacial Research

  • Miguel Torres-Urquidy  Senior Service Fellow, Division of Health Informatics and Surveillance,
    Center for Surveillance, Epidemiology and Laboratory Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

  • Muhammand F. Walji – Associate Dean for Technology Services and Informatics, The University of
    Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Dentistry

  • Jim Cimino – Director, Informatics Institute, School of Medicine, University of Alabama
    at Birmingham

  • Thankam Thyvalikakath – Associate Professor and Director, Dental Informatics Core, Department
    of Cariology, Operative Dentistry and Public Health, Indiana University, School of Dentistry

  • Natalia Chalmers  Director, Office of Analytics and Publication, DentaQuest Institute

  • Heiko Spallek – Pro-Dean, Professor & Informatics Researcher, The University of Sydney,
    Faculty of Dentistry

  • Doug Fridsma - President and CEO, American Medical Informatics Association

  • Kin Wah Fung - Senior Scientist, US National Library of Medicine, National Institute of Health

  • Denece O. Kesler - Chair, Board of Directors, American Board of Preventive Medicine


  • Event Registration: $100.00 (Free for Dental Public Health Residents and Directors - discount code
    is required when completing online registration

  • Location:

    La Quinta Inn and Suites
    San Antonio Conference Center-Medical Center

  • Hotel Information:

    La Quinta Inn and Suites
    San Antonio Conference Center-Medical Center
    4431 Horizon Hill Blvd
    San Antonio, TX  78229

    To make your hotel reservation, call the hotel directly at 210-525-8090 and state that you are with the "Dental Public Health Colloquium". The hotel rate is $85.00/night.

  • Registration: Click here to begin your registration

  • Agenda: Click here for the tentative agenda

  • More Information: Click here

This program is supported in part by a grant from HRSA (D88HP28510) Post-Doctoral Training in General, Pediatric,
and Public Health Dentistry at the University of Texas Science Center at San Antonio, School of Dentistry.