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    Barbara Greenberg, PhD

    Chair, Department of Epidemiology and Community Health, Professor of Epidemiology

    Touro College of Dental Medicine


    Dr. Greenberg teaches Introduction to Epidemiology at New York Medical College and Touro College of Dental Medicine where she also teaches Introduction to Biostatistics. Prior to TouroCDM and NYMC, she was an assistant professor of Epidemiology at Nova Southeastern University from 2001-2003, and an associate professor of research methods, design and biostatistics at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine from 2003-2012.


    Dr. Greenberg graduated from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health with a MS in international health and nutrition (1982) and a Ph.D. in Infectious Disease Epidemiology (1989).


    • American dental hygienists’ attitudes towards chairside medical screening, International Journal of Dental Hygiene
    • Physicians’ attitudes toward medical screening in a dental setting, Journal of Public Health in Dentistry
    • Dentists’ willingness to provide expanding HIV screening in oral health care settings, American Journal of Public Health

    Memberships and Affiliations

    • Editorial Board of the Journal of the American Dental Association (2005-present)