Kavita P. Ahluwalia, DDS, MPH

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Overview

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Dental Medicine at CUMC

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Kiswahili
  • Punjabi

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • DDS, University of Michigan School of Dentistry
  • MPH, University of Michigan School of Public Health
  • Residency: Perry Point VA Medical Center, Maryland

Research

Within the area of population based research the focus of my research is on oral health and oral health-related quality of life in the elderly. I have a special interest in oral cancer prevention and early detection.

Grants

DENTAL CARE FOR HARD-TO-REACH HIV/AIDS POPULATIONS IN HARLEM & SOUTH BRONX (Federal Gov)

Sep 1 2002 - Jun 30 2018

RESEARCH SUPPLEMENTS TO PROMOTE DIVERSITY IN HEALTH RELATED RESEARCH: CORNELL ROYBAL CENTER - TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE ON PAIN IN LATER LIFE - II (Federal Gov)

Jun 15 2015 - May 31 2016

PREDOCTORAL TRAINING IN GENERAL, PEDIATRIC, AND PUBLIC HEALTH DENTISTRY AND DENTAL HYGIENE (Federal Gov)

Sep 1 2010 - Jun 30 2015

CITYMEALS-ON-WHEELS ASSESSMENT (Private)

Jun 1 2014 - May 31 2015

AETNA DENTAL WEB CONTENT DEVELOPMENT AND RESEARCH AGREEMENT (Private)

Dec 14 2006 - Dec 31 2013

RESEARCH SUPPLEMENTS TO PROMOTE DIVERSITY IN HEALTH-RELATED RESEARCH (Federal Gov)

Sep 30 2011 - Aug 31 2013

LEADERSHIP TRAINING IN PEDIATRIC DENTISTRY (Federal Gov)

Sep 1 2005 - Jun 30 2013

LEADERSHIP TRAINING IN PEDIATRIC DENTISTRY (Federal Gov)

Sep 1 2005 - Jun 30 2013

IDENTIFYING BEST PRACTICES FOR MAINTENANCE OF ORAL HEALTH IN NURSING HOME RESIDENTS (NY State Gov)

Jan 1 2008 - Dec 31 2011

FIRE PREVENTION & SAFETY AMONG SENIORS IN NEW YORK CITY (Federal Gov)

Aug 21 2009 - Feb 20 2011

A NOVEL APPROACH TO TOBACCO CONTROL FOR SENIORS USING HOMECA RE WORKERS (Private)

Jun 1 2008 - Aug 31 2010

AETNA DENTAL WEB CONTENT DEVELOPMENT AND RESEARCH AGREEMENT (Private)

Dec 14 2004 - Dec 13 2006