Margaret M. Walsh, EdD

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
walsh_margaret

Professor, Department of Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences, UCSF

margaret.walsh@ucsf.edu

Phone: (415) 476-9883 (voice)
Box 1361, UCSF
San Francisco, CA 94143-1361

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Education

University of California San Francisco, B.S., 1969, Dental Hygiene
Columbia University, New York, M.S., 1974, Dental Hygiene
California State University, San Francisco, M.A., 1978, Educational Evaluation
University of San Francisco San Francisco, Ed.D., 1981, Educational Psychology

Professional Experience

  • 1974-78
    Assistant Professor & Chairman, Department of Dental Hygiene, Orange County Community College, Middletown, New York
  • 1978-83
    Assistant Professor, Department of Periodontology, UCSF School of Dentistry
  • 1983-85
    Assistant Professor, Department of Dental Public Health and Hygiene, UCSF School of Dentistry
  • 1985-91
    Associate Professor and Chair, Division of Dental Hygiene and Preventive Dentistry, Department of Dental Public Health and Hygiene, UCSF School of Dentistry
  • 1992-present
    Professor, Department of Dental Public Health and Hygiene, UCSF School of Dentistry
  • 1992-1999
    Professor, Department of Dental Public Health and Hygiene, UCSF School of Dentistry
  • 1999-present
    Professor, Department of Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences, UCSF School of Dentistry

Honors & Awards

  • 1973-74
    U.S. Public Health Service Traineeship
  • 1980-81
    U.S. Dept of Health and Human Service Fellowship
  • 1980
    Sigma Phi Alpha (Dental Hygiene Honor Society)
  • 1982
    Omicron Kappa Upsilon (Dental Honor Society)
  • 1988
    Award for Professional Excellence, American Dental Hygiene Associaiton (ADHA)
  • 1993-present
    NCI/NIDR/Major League Baseball Initiative on Spit Tobacco
  • 1993-present
    Member, Executive Group, Tobacco Control Section,UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center Planning Committee
  • 1994-present
    National Dental Tobacco-Free Steering Committee
  • 1994-95
    Program Chair, Oral Hygiene Research Group, International Association for Dental Research
  • 1995-96
    President, Oral Hygiene Research Group, International Association for Dental Research
  • 1996
    Oral/Dental Hygiene Researcher Award, International Association for Dental Research

Selected Publications

  1. Ortega E, Walsh MM. Doctoral dental hygiene education: insights from a review of nursing literature and program websites. J Dent Hyg. 2014 Feb; 88(1):5-12.
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  2. Walsh MM, Rankin KV, Silverman S. Influence of continuing education on dental hygienists' knowledge and behavior related to oral cancer screening and tobacco cessation. J Dent Hyg. 2013 Apr; 87(2):95-105.
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  3. Couch E, Mead JM, Walsh MM. Oral health perceptions of paediatric palliative care nursing staff. Int J Palliat Nurs. 2013 Jan; 19(1):9-15.
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  4. Walsh MM, Ortega E. Developing a scholarly identity and building a community of scholars. J Dent Hyg. 2013 Jan; 87 Suppl 1:23-8.
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  5. Neff JA, Walters ST, Braitman AL, Kelley ML, Paulson JF, Brickhouse TH, Gunsolley JC, Darby ML, Lemaster MF, Vandersluis JP, Walsh MM. A brief motivational intervention for heavy alcohol use in dental practice settings: rationale and development. J Health Psychol. 2013 Apr; 18(4):542-53.
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  6. Prakash P, Belek MG, Grimes B, Silverstein S, Meckstroth R, Heckman B, Weintraub JA, Gansky SA, Walsh MM. Dentists' attitudes, behaviors, and barriers related to tobacco-use cessation in the dental setting. J Public Health Dent. 2013; 73(2):94-102.
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  7. Walsh MM, Belek M, Prakash P, Grimes B, Heckman B, Kaufman N, Meckstroth R, Kavanagh C, Murray J, Weintraub JA, Silverstein S, Gansky SA. The effect of training on the use of tobacco-use cessation guidelines in dental settings. J Am Dent Assoc. 2012 Jun; 143(6):602-13.
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  8. Walsh MM, Bowen DM. An introduction to grant writing: de-mystifying the process. J Dent Hyg. 2012; 86(1):11-3.
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  9. Walsh MM, Langer TJ, Kavanagh N, Mansell C, MacDougal W, Kavanagh C, Gansky SA. Smokeless tobacco cessation cluster randomized trial with rural high school males: intervention interaction with baseline smoking. Nicotine Tob Res. 2010 Jun; 12(6):543-50.
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  10. Esmeili T, Ellison J, Walsh MM. Dentists' attitudes and practices related to diabetes in the dental setting. J Public Health Dent. 2010; 70(2):108-14.
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  11. Walsh MM. Lessons learned from grant writing: establishing a track record for funding and involving community providers in implementation. J Dent Hyg. 2009; 83(4):212-3.
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  12. Gansky SA, Ellison JA, Kavanagh C, Isong U, Walsh MM. Patterns and correlates of spit tobacco use among high school males in rural California. J Public Health Dent. 2009; 69(2):116-24.
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  13. Yee C, Gansky SA, Ellison JA, Miller AJ, Walsh MM. Tobacco control in pediatric dental practices: a survey of practitioners. Pediatr Dent. 2008 Nov-Dec; 30(6):475-9.
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  14. Gansky SA, Ryan JL, Ellison JA, Isong U, Miller AJ, Walsh MM. Patterns and correlates of tobacco control behavior among american association of pediatric dentistry members: a cross-sectional national study. BMC Oral Health. 2007; 7:13.
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  15. Semer N, Ellison J, Mansell C, Hoika L, MacDougall W, Gansky SA, Walsh MM. Development and evaluation of a tobacco cessation motivational program for adolescents based on physical attractiveness and oral health. J Dent Hyg. 2005; 79(4):9.
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  16. Walsh MM, Ellison JA. Treatment of tobacco use and dependence: the role of the dental professional. J Dent Educ. 2005 May; 69(5):521-37.
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  17. Rowe DJ, Weintraub JA, Shain S, Yamamoto J, Walsh MM. Outcomes assessment related to professional growth and achievements of baccalaureate dental hygiene graduates. J Dent Educ. 2004 Jan; 68(1):35-43.
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  18. Walsh MM, Hilton JF, Ellison JA, Gee L, Chesney MA, Tomar SL, Ernster VL. Spit (Smokeless) Tobacco Intervention for High School Athletes: results after 1 year. Addict Behav. 2003 Aug; 28(6):1095-113.
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  19. Gansky SA, Ellison JA, Kavanagh C, Hilton JF, Walsh MM. Oral screening and brief spit tobacco cessation counseling: a review and findings. J Dent Educ. 2002 Sep; 66(9):1088-98.
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