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Hend Alqaderi, D.M.Sc., B.D.S.

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Harvard School of Dental Medicine , Boston, USADoctorate of Medical ScinceDental Public Health
Royal College of Surgeon in Ireland, Ireland Fellowship Advanced General Dentistry
Faculty of Dentistry, Alexandria, EgyptBachelor of Dental Surgery Dentistry
American Board of Dental Public Health, USADiplomateDental Public Health
University of Washington , Seattle CertificateHealth Economics and Outcomes Research
Lois K.Cohen Award for Excellence in Global Oral Health- Harvard School of Dental Medicine
Leverett Graduate Student Merit Award for Outstanding Achievement in Dental Public Health-AAPHD
L'Oréal-UNESCO for Talented Women in Science

Dr. Hend Alqaderi is a Diplomate of the American Board of Dental Public Health. She gained her Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree from the Faculty of Dentistry at Alexandria University, Egypt. She then completed an Advanced General Dentistry Fellowship at the Royal College of Surgeon in Ireland.
In 2016 she gained a Doctoral Degree in Medical Science and a Certificate in Dental Public Health from Harvard School of Dental Medicine in Boston, USA. Dr. Alqaderi has a Certificate in Health Economics and Research Outcomes from the University of Washington, USA, and she is currently a lecturer at the Department of Oral Health Policy and Epidemiology at Harvard School of Dental Medicine. She mentors post and undergraduate students in their research. Dr. Alqaderi joined Dasman Diabetes Institute (DDI) in Kuwait as a public health researcher, and she is currently working on the cohort, Kuwait Healthy Life Study; a joint research between DDI and the Forsyth Institute. In addition, Dr. Alqaderi is a former president of the graduate committee of the National Union of Kuwaiti Students in the United States. Dr. Alqaderi had a decade of experience in advanced general dentistry and she was a director and a clinical supervisor of a 10-dental-chair clinic at the School Oral Health Program in Kuwait between 2008-2012. Dr. Alqaderi’s research focuses on the relationship between oral health and systemic health; she presented her research in national and international conferences and had several publications in peer-reviewed international journals.

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  1. Alqaderi H, Hegazi F, Al-Mulla F, Chiu CJ, Kantarci A, Al-Ozairi E, Abu-Farha M, Bin-Hasan S, Alsumait A, Abubaker J, Devarajan S, Goodson JM, Hasturk H, Tavares M. Salivary Biomarkers as Predictors of Obesity and Intermediate Hyperglycemia in Adolescents. Front Public Health. 2022; 10:800373. PMID: 35757631; PMCID: PMC9231680.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  2. Ma KS, Wu MC, Thota E, Wang YH, Alqaderi HE, Wei JC. Tonsillectomy as a risk factor of periodontitis: A population-based cohort study. J Periodontol. 2022 05; 93(5):721-731. PMID: 34710237.
    Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  3. Baskaradoss JK, Tavares M, Al-Mulla F, Al-Ozairi E, Abu-Farha M, Bin-Hasan S, Alsumait A, Devarajan S, Alqaderi H. Association between Frequency of Toothbrushing and Metabolic Syndrome among Adolescents: A 5-Year Follow-Up Study. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2022 01 03; 19(1). PMID: 35010768; PMCID: PMC8744688.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  4. Alqaderi H, Ramakodi MP, Nizam R, Jacob S, Devarajan S, Eaaswarkhanth M, Al-Mulla F. Salivary Microbiome Diversity in Kuwaiti Adolescents with Varied Body Mass Index-A Pilot Study. Microorganisms. 2021 Jun 04; 9(6). PMID: 34200004.
    Citations: 1     
  5. Lin LC, Ketkar A, Achalu P, Alqaderi H, Diamond S, Spero L, Turton B, Sokal-Gutierrez K. Oral health knowledge and practices in the Kaski District of Nepal. Community Dent Health. 2021 May 28; 38(2):105-111. PMID: 33539049.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  6. Alqaderi H, Al-Ozairi E, Bin-Hasan S, Tavares M, Goodson JM, Alsumait A, Abu-Farha M, Abubaker J, Devarajan S, Almuhana N, Al-Mulla F. Mediation effect of C-reactive protein in the relationship between abdominal obesity and intermediate hyperglycemia in Kuwaiti adolescents. Biomark Med. 2020 10; 14(15):1427-1437. PMID: 33151093.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  7. Alqaderi H, Tavares M, Al-Mulla F, Al-Ozairi E, Goodson JM. Late bedtime and dental caries incidence in Kuwaiti children: A longitudinal multilevel analysis. Community Dent Oral Epidemiol. 2020 06; 48(3):181-187. PMID: 32077126.
    Citations: 8     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  8. Alqaderi H, Goodson JM, Agaku I. Association between sleep and severe periodontitis in a nationally representative adult US population. J Periodontol. 2020 06; 91(6):767-774. PMID: 31749207.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  9. Alqaderi H, Tavares MA, Riedy C. Residents' Perspectives on and Application of Dental Public Health Competencies Using Case-Based Methods. J Dent Educ. 2019 Dec; 83(12):1445-1451. PMID: 31501255.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:PHPublic Health
  10. Goodson JM, Hardt M, Hartman ML, Alqaderi H, Green D, Tavares M, Mutawa AS, Ariga J, Soparkar P, Behbehani J, Behbehani K. Salivary N1-Methyl-2-Pyridone-5-Carboxamide, a Biomarker for Uranium Uptake, in Kuwaiti Children Exhibiting Exceptional Weight Gain. Front Endocrinol (Lausanne). 2019; 10:382. PMID: 31281289; PMCID: PMC6596350.
    Citations: 5     Fields:    
  11. Hend Alqaderi, Susan Redline, Mary Tavares, J. Max Goodson . Effect of Late Bedtime on Salivary Glucose and Abdominal Obesity in Children. 2017; 15(3):227–233. View Publication.
  12. Alqaderi H, Goodson JM, Subramanian SV, Tavares M. Short Sleep Duration and Screen-Based Activities: A Longitudinal Multilevel Analysis. Am J Lifestyle Med. 2018 Jul-Aug; 12(4):340-348. PMID: 32063819; PMCID: PMC6993096.
    Citations: 2     
  13. Alqaderi H, Tavares M, Hartman M, Goodson JM. Effect of Sleep and Salivary Glucose on Gingivitis in Children. J Dent Res. 2016 Nov; 95(12):1387-1393. PMID: 27470068.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  14. Alqaderi H, Lee CT, Borzangy S, Pagonis TC. Coronal pulpotomy for cariously exposed permanent posterior teeth with closed apices: A systematic review and meta-analysis. J Dent. 2016 Jan; 44:1-7. PMID: 26687672.
    Citations: 20     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  15. Hend Alqaderi, J. Max Goodson, Mary Tavares, Sabiha Al-Mutawa, Jitendra Ariga, Pramod soparkar, Jawad Behbehani, Kazem Behbehani. Short Sleep Duration as a Risk Factor for Obesity in Kuwaiti Children. 2015; 1(5):151-156. View Publication.
  16. Alqaderi HE, Al-Mutawa SA, Qudeimat MA. MTA pulpotomy as an alternative to root canal treatment in children's permanent teeth in a dental public health setting. J Dent. 2014 Nov; 42(11):1390-5. PMID: 24973732.
    Citations: 8     Fields:    Translation:Humans
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