Joan I Gluch

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Associate Dean for Academic Policies, University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine
Director of Community Oral Health, University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine

Contact information
240 South 40th Street
Evans Building B19
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-898-5279
Cert. (Dental Hygiene)
Temple University, 1972.
B.S. (Dental Hygiene)
Columbia University, 1974.
Ed.M. (Psychoeducational Processes)
Temple University, 1976.
Ph.D. (Education, Culture & Society)
University of Pennsylvania, 1992.
Post-Graduate Training
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 1992-present.
Associate Fellow, Center for Public Health Initiatives, University of Pennsylvania, 2008-present.
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Selected Publications

Maggio Margrit P, Hariton-Gross Karina, Gluch Joan: The use of independent, interactive media for education in dental morphology. Journal of dental education 76(11): 1497-511, Nov 2012.

Gluch Joan I: As an adjunct to tooth brushing, interdental brushes (IDBs) are more effective in removing plaque as compared with brushing alone or the combination use of tooth brushing and dental floss. The journal of evidence-based dental practice 12(2): 81-3, Jun 2012.

Gluch, JI: Exploring the Connection: the relationship between respiratory disease and oral health. Dimensions of Dental Hygiene 7 (10): 54-57, 2009.

Gluch, JI: Opportunities to Educate Clients During Dental Hygiene Care. Contemporary Oral Hygiene 4(1): 16-19, 2004.

Gluch, JI: Sugarfree Chewing Gums and Caries Prevention Contemporary Oral Hygiene 3(9): 14-15, 2003.

Gluch, JI: Customizing Dental Hygiene Care with Older Adult. Contemporary Oral Hygiene 3(4): 22-27, 2003.

Buchanan, J., Gluch, JI, Stewart, DCL., Mante, M, Mante, F.,Hammrich, P.: Virtual Reality Technology in Preclinical Laboratory. Journal of Dental Education 64(58), 2000.

Gluch, JI, Giorgio, SK. : Risk Factors Related to Periodontal Disease Before and During Pregnancy Compendium of Continuing Education in Oral Hygiene 5(1): 1-6, 1998.

Gluch-Scranton, J., Giorgio, SK: Asistencia Sanitaria Oral Para Mujeres Embarazadas. Forum Dental 2: 1-6, 1997.

Gluch-Scranton, J and Sheridan, O.: Oral Health Promotion with Older Adults. Compendium of Continuing Education in Oral Hygiene 3(3): 1-6, 1996.

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