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Dr. James Crall

James  J.  Crall D.D.S., M.S., SC.D.

Professor
Chair of the Division of Public Health and Community Dentistry
Phone
  • (310) 206-3172
Office
63-045 CHS
Address

UCLA School of Dentistry
10833 Le Conte Ave.
Box 951668
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1668

Classifications
  • Full-Time Faculty
Academic Sections
  • Public Health and Community Dentistry
Biography

James J.Crall, D.D.S., M.S., Sc.D.is a Professor and Chair of the Division of Public Health and Community Dentistry at the UCLA School of Dentistry.

Educational & Professional Background
  • D.D.S., University of Iowa, 1977

  • Certificate, University of Iowa, Pediatric Dentistry, 1979

  • M.S., University of Iowa, Pediatric Dentistry, 1979

  • M.S., Harvard University, Health Services Administration, 1986

  • Sc.D., Harvard University, Health Policy and Management, 1994

Research & Interests

UniHealth Foundation  

  • Integrating Community-based Dental and Primary Care Services on Los Angeles Westside  
  • Date: 2006 Ð 2009   
  • Amount: $575,602

Health Resources and Services Administration/Bureau of Health Professions (DHHS)  

  • Residency Training in Pediatric Dentistry: Community Health & Advocacy Training in Pediatric Dentistry (CHAT-PD)  
  • Date: 2007 - 2010  
  • Amount: $1,262,550

Health Resources and Services Administration/Maternal and Child Health Bureau (DDHS)  

  • Leadership Training in Pediatric Dentistry  
  • Date: 2007 - 2012  
  • Amount: $1,010,000

Office of Head Start (DHHS) American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry  

  • Providing Dental Homes for Head State and Early Head Start Children  
  • Date: 2007 - 2012  
  • Amount: $10,087,277
Publications
Professional Memberships
  • 1995-Present, MetLife Dental Advisory Council - Member
  • 1997-Present, MetLife Quality Initiatives Program Evaluator
  • 2001-Present, Journal of the American Dental Association Manuscript Reviewer
  • 2003-Present, Ambulatory Pediatrics Ð Manuscript Reviewer
  • 2007-Present, American Dental Association Council on Access, Prevention & Interprofessional Relations (CAPIR) Consultant
  • American Academy of Pediatric DentistryChild Advocate and Board of Trustees ex-officio member
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Association of Public Health Dentistry
  • American Dental Association
  • American Dental Education Association
  • Association for Health Services Research / Academy Health
  • California Dental Association
  • California Society of Pediatric Dentistry
  • International Association for Dental Research
  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon