Lisa W. Ahmann

Lisa Ahmann

Academic Title

Clinical Assistant Professor
Division of Dental Hygiene
Department of Primary Dental Care

Education

Bachelor's
Dental Hygiene Education, B.S., University of Minnesota, 1980
Master's
Curriculum & Instructional Systems, M.Ed., University of Minnesota, 1980
Other Education
Dental Hygiene, A.S., University of Minnesota Duluth, 1978

Contact Info

Email
ahman002@umn.edu

Phone
612-626-9453

Office Address

9-372 Moos Tower
515 Delaware St. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Bio Statement

Ms. Ahmann graduated from the Dental Hygiene Program at the University of Minnesota, Duluth in 1978. She completed her Baccalaureate degree in Dental Hygiene Education at the University of Minnesota. Ms. Ahmann began her teaching career at Normandale Community College Dental Hygiene Program and taught there for 12 years. During her time at Normandale she completed her Master’s Degree in Curriculum and Instructional systems at the University of Minnesota.

In 2000, Ms. Ahmann took a teaching position at the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry in the Division of Dental Hygiene. She continued on as a part time faculty until 2006 when she took on her current role as Clinic Director for the Division of Dental Hygiene.

In addition to teaching didactic courses in the Undergraduate and Graduate programs, Ms. Ahmann is immersed in all things clinical from evaluations, Outreach, scheduling, electronic health records, etc. She teaches dental hygiene, dental and dental therapy students.

 

Research Interests

Dental disease risk assessments

Leadership Roles

University of Minnesota

Division of Dental Hygiene Tenure Track Faculty Search member - 2012-present

Dental Hygiene Advisory Board member - 2011-present

Primary Care Dental Team Work Group member - 2010-2011

Community University Health Care Clinic Committee member - 2010-2011

Dental Therapy Admissions Committee member - 2008-2012

AxiUm Development Committee member - 2008-2010

Dental Hygiene Graduate Program Admissions Committee member - 2008-present

Dental Hygiene Scholastic Committee chair - 2008-present

Dental Materials Committee member - 2008-2012

Quality Assurance Committee member - 2006-present

Clinical Affairs Committee member - 2006-present

Dental Hygiene Curriculum Committee member - 2006-present

Continuing Dental Education Advisory Board member - 2003-2007

 

Awards

Omicron Kappa Upsilon, Honorary Member - 2012

Dental Hygiene Junior Class Faculty of the Year - 2012-2013

Dental Hygiene Junior Class Faculty of the Year - 2009-2010

Dental Hygiene Senior Class Faculty of the Year - 2012-2013

Dental Hygiene Senior Class Faculty of the Year - 2009-2010

Dental Hygiene Senior Class Faculty of the Year - 2008-2009

Dental Hygiene Senior Class Faculty of the Year - 2007-2008

Dental Hygiene Senior Class Faculty of the Year - 2006-2007
 

Publications

Ahmann LW. Chapter 36: Dental Hygiene Theory and Practice, 3rd Edition, Saunders/Elsevier, 2010, Darby/Walsh, Editors.

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