Presenters and Subjects

Yi-Shing Lisa Cheng, DDS, PhD
Associate Professor
United States

Oral Maxillofacial
Pathology

Dr. Yi-Shing Lisa Cheng earned her DDS degree at the School of Dentistry, Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan. She finished her Master and PhD degrees in Biomedical Sciences at Baylor University, Texas. Subsequently she completed her specialty training in Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology at Baylor College of Dentistry-Texas A&M University Health Science Center, Texas. She is a diplomat in Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology and currently an Associate Professor at Baylor College of Dentistry-TAMUS-HSC.

Neil L Frederiksen, DDS, PhD
Professor
United States

Oral Maxillofacial Radiology Dr. Frederiksen earned his DDS degree from University of Minnesota and Ph.D (Radiation Biology) from SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY . He is formerly Professor and Director of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology at Baylor College of Dentistry, TAMUS-HSC and founder of its Maxillofacial Imaging Center. He is a Diplomate and past President of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology. Dr. Frederiksen has served as consultant to Instrumentarium/Soredex.
Raghunath Puttaiah, BDS, MPH
Associate Professor
United States
Infection Control
Aseptic Techniques

Dr. Raghu Puttaiah, a Public Health Dentist, was awarded the Johnson & Johnson Medical Inc. Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Infectious Disease Control in Dentistry. He is the President of Dental–IDEAS, LLC and a tenured Associate Professor in Diagnostic Science at Baylor College of Dentistry, TAMUS-HSC. Dr. Puttaiah crafted the Dental Safety Standards for India in 2007. He has conducted extensive research through the support of industry and federal grants. He serves as consultant to international institutions and industry.