Dental Informatics and Dental Research   Conference, June 12-13, 2003: Making the Connection
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Conference Attendee - Details

Rachel Badovinac, DMD, ScM

Post-Doctoral Fellow
Department of Oral Health Policy and Epidemiology
Harvard School of Dental Medicine


Research Interests:
  • Molecular epidemiology
  • Dental education research
  • Oral clefts/craniofacial malformations
Current Projects:

Molecular epidemiology of oral clefts

Various dental education research topics at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine

Selected Publications:

Bochner D, Badovinac RL, Howell TH, Karimbux NY. Tutoring in a problem-based curriculum: expert versus nonexpert. J Dent Educ. 2002 Nov;66(11):1246-51.

Cruikshank D, Howell TH, Brinckerhoff LC, Badovinac R, Karimbux NY. Learning disabilities in dental education: trends, management, and concerns in U.S. dental schools. J Dent Educ. 2002 Oct;66(10):1178-84.

Badovinac R, Hayes C, Monopoli M. Smokeless tobacco and oral cancer. J Mass Dent Soc. 2001 Spring;50(1):26-9, 47.

Adra CN, Donato JL, Badovinac R, Syed F, Kheraj R, Cai H, Moran C, Kolker MT, Turner H, Weremowicz S, Shirakawa T, Morton CC, Schnipper LE, Drews R. SMARCAD1, a novel human helicase family-defining member associated with genetic instability: cloning, expression, and mapping to 4q22-q23, a band rich in breakpoints and deletion mutants involved in several human diseases. Genomics. 2000 Oct 5;69(2):162-73.

Niederman R, Badovinac R. Tradition-based dental care and evidence-based dental care. J Dent Res. 1999 Jul; 78(7):1288-91.

Niederman R, Ferguson M, Urdaneta R, Badovinac R, Christie D, Tantraphol M, Rasool F. Evidence-based esthetic dentistry. J Esthet Dent. 1998;10(5):229-34.