Faculty Information

Lauren Feldman, DMD, MPH

Clinical Assistant Professor
Postdoctoral Program Director
Pediatric Dentistry
Floor 9W Weissman, 421 First Avenue
E-mail: lauren.feldman@nyu.edu

Education

MPH, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health 2022
Certificate, Pediatric Dentistry, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard School of Dental Medicine 2016
DMD, Harvard School of Dental Medicine 2014
BA, Psychology, Barnard College 2010

Research Interests / Professional Overview

Dr. Feldman is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, serves on the executive committee for the American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Oral Health, as a consultant and grants reviewer for the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and is an Associate of the NYU Dentistry Center for Oral Health Policy and Management. Her interests are in teaching methodologies, critical thinking skills acquisition, interprofessional education and collaborative practice, HPV vaccination anticipatory guidance, sugar sweetened beverage policies, molar incisor hypomineralization, molar substitution, and antibiotic stewardship.

In 2017, Dr. Feldman received a 5-year, nearly $1M HRSA Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry Clinician Educator Career Development Award to increase student and faculty engagement in interprofessional collaborative care. In 2021, she was awarded a $35,000 Administrative supplement.

Current Funding

  • 2017-2022 Department of Health and Human Services; Human Resources and Services Administration: Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry Clinician Educator Career Development Award