Hosam Alrqiq, BDS, MSD, MA, CHES

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Overview

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Dental Medicine at CUMC

Dr. Hosam Alrqiq is a board certified public health dentist. His research interests include community based research, quality measurement, and dental education.  Dr. Alrqiq received his B.D.S from Tripoli University in Libya, as well as a Master’s of Science in Dental Public Health from Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine. Following his advanced training in orthodontics, and pediatric dentistry at New York University College of Dentistry, he completed his residency in dental public health at Columbia University College of Dental Medicine.

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • MS, Dental Public Health , Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine
  • Residency: Columbia University School of Dentistry
  • Fellowship: New York University
  • Fellowship: New York University College of Dentistry

Honors & Awards

Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES)

Research

Grants

PRIMARY CARE MEDICINE AND DENTISTRY CLINICIAN EDUCATOR CAREER DEVELOPMENT AWARDS (Federal Gov)

Aug 1 2017 - Jul 31 2022

Selected Publications

Alrqiq HM, Edelstein BL. Use of Quality Measurement across US Dental Delivery Systems: A Qualitative Analysis. J Public Health Dent. 2015 Sep 1. doi: 10.1111/jphd.12117.

Alrqiq HM, Scott TE, Mascarenhas AK. Evaluating a Cultural Competency Curriculum: Changes in Dental Students' Perceived Awareness, Knowledge, and Skills. J Dent Educ. 2015 Sep; 79(9):1009-15.