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Jordan Anderson
Associate Professor
School of Allied Health
CALD 208
318-342-1620
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Jordan R Anderson, MDH
Associate Professor, Dental Hygiene

Education

MA

2010, Dental Hygiene
University of Tennessee in Memphis

BS

2004, Dental Hygiene
University of Louisiana at Monroe

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Biographical Sketch

Mrs. Jordan Anderson is Professor of Dental Hygiene at the University of Louisiana at Monroe and has been a member of the faculty since 2005. Her teaching focus is in all dental hygiene courses and clinic at both levels.

She is active in the Northeast Louisiana Dental Hygiene Association and Northeast Louisiana Community Service in Dental Hygiene.

Licensure & Certification

Nitrous Oxide License, Louisiana State Board of Dentistry. (June 2012 - Present)
American Heart Association Healthcare Provider, . (October 2007 - Present)
Local Anesthesia License, Louisiana State Board of Dentsitry. (June 2004 - Present)
Louisiana Dental Hygiene License, Louisiana State Board of Dentistry. (June 2004 - Present)

Research Interests

2009-2010                   Dental Hygiene Faculty Perceptions Concerning the Transformation of Traditional on-campus Dental Hygiene Courses to Hybrid Online Learning- Presented at University of Tennessee at Memphis. Not Published.

 

2015- 2017                  Predicting Academic Success in Dental Hygiene Programs Based on GPA and ACT. In Revision.

 

Recent Publications

Anderson, J. R., Richardson, A. H. (2015). Creating Smiles in a Louisiana Community. Washington, DC: ADEA Bulletin of Dental Education.
Anderson, J. R. (2016). Workbook for Dental Hygiene: Applications to Clinical Practice (pp. Ch. 1,3,7,8,10,13,18,19,24-28, 39-41, and 43). Philadephia, PA: F.A. Davis.
Anderson, J. (2016). Dental; Hygiene: Application to Clinical Practice (pp. Chapters 1,3,5,6,10,28,36). Philadelphia, PA: F. A. Davis.

Research Grants

Anderson, J. R. (Principal), Beard, B. C. (Co-Principal), "Alliance for a Cavity Free Future" (Completed But Not Yet Submitted), Sponsored By Colgate, The University of Louisiana at Monroe, $2,500.00. (September 1 2016 - February 1 2017).
Anderson, J. R. (Principal), "Healthy Smiles, Helping Hands" (Funded), Sponsored By Delta Dental Community Care Foundation Grant, The University of Louisiana at Monroe, $10,00.00. (August 19 2015 - December 5 2016).
Anderson, J. R., "MDHU Smiles on the Move" (Funded), Sponsored By Entergy Open Grant, The University of Louisiana at Monroe, $2,500.00. (August 17 2015 - December 1 2016).
Anderson, J. R. (Principal), "Sealant Inititiave Grant" (Funded), Sponsored By Department of Health and Hospitals, The University of Louisiana at Monroe, $5,000.00. (August 21 2015 - June 1 2016).
Anderson, J. R. (Principal), "Sealant Initiative Grant" (Funded), Sponsored By Department of Health and Hospitals, The University of Louisiana at Monroe, $3,000.00. (August 19 2014 - June 1 2015).
Anderson, J. R. (Principal), "Healthy Smiles, Healthy Children" (Not Funded), Sponsored By The Foundation fo American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, The University of Louisiana at Monroe, $20,000.00. (August 2012 - August 2013).
Anderson, J. R. (Principal), "National Children's Oral Health Foundation Toothfairy Grant" (Not Funded), Sponsored By American Dental Hygienists Association Institute for oral health, The University of Louisiana at Monroe, $3,500.00. (August 2011).
Anderson, J. R. (Principal), "Smiles on the Move" (Not Funded), Sponsored By Tom's of Maine Dental Health for All, The University of Louisiana at Monroe, $20,000.00. (January 2011).
Anderson, J. R. (Principal), "Community Grant" (Not Funded), Sponsored By Pierre Fauchard, The University of Louisiana at Monroe, $10,000.00. (January 2011).
Anderson, J. R. (Co-Principal), Whorton, K. S. (Principal), "Community Grant" (Not Funded), Sponsored By Walmart, The University of Louisiana at Monroe, $3,000.00. (August 2010).

Awards & Honors

August 2015 5 year pin .

August 2010 Recognition for receiving Master's Degree.

May 2004 Community Dental Hygiene Award.

Courses Taught

DHYG 1001INTRODUCTION TO DENTAL HYGIENE, 5 course(s)

DHYG 3018ORAL HISTOLOGY & EMBRYOLOGY, 6 course(s)

DHYG 3019ORAL HISTOLOGY&EMBRYOLOGY LAB, 6 course(s)

DHYG 3021CLINICAL DENTAL HYGIENE TECH, 5 course(s)

DHYG 3022DENTAL ANATOMY, 2 course(s)

DHYG 3025CLINICAL DENTAL HYGIENE, 4 course(s)

DHYG 3027ORAL RADIOLOGY, 6 course(s)

DHYG 3028DHYG PHARMACOLOGY, 4 course(s)

DHYG 4015DENTAL MATERIALS & DENTAL ASST, 5 course(s)

DHYG 4021CLINICAL DENTAL HYGIENE, 5 course(s)

DHYG 4024DENTAL HYGIENE PRACTICUM, 1 course(s)

DHYG 4027ETHICS,JURISPRUDENCE&PRAC MGMT, 3 course(s)

DHYG 4028CLINICAL DENTAL HYGIENE, 6 course(s)