James Bader, DDS, MPH (Bio)
Research Professor, Operative Dentistry, University of North Carolina School of Dentistry
In addition to his position as Research Professor at UNC, Dr. Bader is also Senior Research Associate at the Health Services Research Center at UNC, as well as Clinical Associate Professor in Health Policy and Administration at the UNC School of Public Health.
Dr. Bader's work on outcomes of care and variations in dentists' treatment decisions has been published in numerous journal articles.
He is also a consultant to two of the three NIDCR-funded Practice-Based Research Networks.
He is a past president of the Behavioral Science/Health Services Research Group of the International Association for Dental Research and was a member of the Health Services Research and Dissemination Study Section for AHCPR.
Former Editor of the Journal of Dental Education(1986-2001), Dr. Bader is currently Associate Editor of the Journal of the American Dental Association for Evidence-Based Dental Practice.
He completed his DDS, MPH and Certificate in Dental Public Health at the University of Michigan.