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

Amit Chattopadhyay, MPH, MDS, BDS

Adjunct Assistant Professor

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Research Interests:
  • Mathematical modeling
  • Oral cancer
  • Pre-cancer
  • Mucosal diseases
  • Epidemiology
  • Public health informatics
  • Genetics
  • Cellular automata
  • Artificial life
  • Bioethics
  • Outcomes research
  • Causality
  • Oral pathology
  • Health economics
Current Projects:

Modeling HIV-associated oral diseases

Periodontal disease-cardiovascular disease association

Diagnostic decision tests for pre-cancer using AgNOR

Macroeconomic forces in access to dental care

Selected Publications:

Chattopadhyay A, Kumar JV, Greene EL Determinants of dental health care utilization among the minorities in New York State: Report from the NY Minority Health Survey, 1997. J Public Health Dent (in press)

Chattopadhyay A, Slade GD, Shugars DA. Costs of oral health care during a period of economic growth in the US: 1987-1996. J Public Health Dent (in press)

Ray JG, Chattopadhyay A, Caplan, DJ. Usefulness of AgNOR counts in diagnosing epithelial dysplasia. Journal of Oral Pathology and Medicine. 2003 Feb;32(2):71-76

Chattopadhyay A, Ray JG, Caplan, DJ. AgNOR counts as objective marker for dysplastic features in oral leukoplakia. Journal of Oral Pathology and Medicine. 2002; 31:512-7.

A.Chattopadhyay, K. Srinivas. Transposition of teeth and genetic etiology. The Angle Orthodontist. 1996;66(2):147 - 152.

Chattopadhyay A, K. Srinivas, B. Sharatchandra, N.Kannan. The Marcus Gunn phenomenon: Discussion and report of three cases. Quintessence International. 1995 26 (8): 563 - 566.

Chattopadhyay A., J.G. Chawda, J.J. Doshi. Silver binding nucleolar-organizing regions: a study of oral leukoplakia and squamous cell carcinoma. International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 1995. 25.

Amit Chattopadhyay. The granulomatous response and the oral cavity. Indian Journal of Dental Research. 1994 5 (1): 15 - 18.

Amit Chattopadhyay. Self-assessed oral health awareness and unmet demands among medical and dental professionals in Calcutta, India. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology. 1990. 18 (3): - 164.

Amit Chattopadhyay, Bimal C. Bera. Profile of geriatric patients visiting a Dental College and Hospital in India. Gerodontics. 1988 4 (5): 217 - 218.