Marisol Tellez-Merchán, BDS, MPH, PhD

Associate Professor
Pediatric Dentistry and Community Oral Health Sciences
Phone Number: 
(215) 707-1773

Interim Chair, Department of Pediatric Dentistry & Community Oral Health Sciences
Positions/Appointments: Academic Manager Colgate Palmolive Company Andean Region 2008-2010; Associate Professor School of Dentistry Universidad El Bosque Bogota, Colombia 2006 -2010; Consultant Pan American Health Organization 2001-2010.
Education/Credentials: Ph.D Epidemiological Sciences School of Public Health University of Michigan (2004); MPH School of Public Health University of Michigan (2001); BDS Universidad El Bosque School of Dentistry, Bogota, Colombia (1998).
Research Interests/Special Expertise: oral epidemiology; research methodology; social epidemiology; multilevel analysis; oral health related quality of life; modern methods for detection and assessment of early caries lesions and non-surgical approaches for caries prevention.