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- BS, Dental Hygiene, University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine
- Masters in Public Health, University of Northern Colorado
Honors & Awards:
Service Award: American Association of
Public Health Dentistry, April 2014.
Member: Omicron Kappa Upsilon, Pi Rho Chapter, May 2013.
Award: American Association of Public
Health Dentistry, April 2013.
Outstanding Achievement Award: Association of State and
Territorial Dental Directors, April 2003.
Ethel Covington Award, Colorado Dental Hygienists
Association, October 2002.
Outstanding Teaching and Service, Clinical Part-Time
Faculty, University of Colorado School of Dentistry, Dental Hygiene, April
Honor Award: Eta Sigma Gamma, Phi Chapter, April 1994.
Award for Professional Leadership: Metropolitan Denver
Dental Hygiene Society, May 1977.
- Department of Applied Dentistry, University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine
- Health Systems, Management and Policy, Colorado School of Public Health
Dental Public Health Policy
Griffin SO, Jones JA, Brunson D. Burden of oral disease
among older adults and implications for public health priorities. Am J
Public Health. 2012 Mar; 102(3):411-8. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2011.300362. Epub 2012
Brunson D. Call to
Action: It’s up to dental hygienists to
make a difference in the oral health of our nation. Guest Editorial, Dimensions of Dental
Hygiene; May 2011.
O’Connell JM, Brunson D, Anselmo T. Estimating the Cost
Savings of a Targeted Sealant Program
in Colorado. Journal of Dental Hygiene; Vol. 80, No. 1, 2006.