Jasmine Yesil, DDS, MS

Associate Clinical Specialist, Department of Developmental and Surgical Sciences

Jasmine Yesil

Contact Info

jyesil@umn.edu

Office Phone 612-625-0694

MS, University of Minnesota School of Dentistry (Pediatric Dentistry), 2000

BDS, Hacettepe University, Ankara Dental Program (Turkey) (DentistrY), 1991

Certificate, University of Minnesota School of Dentistry (Pediatric Dentistry), 1994

Summary

Professional Associations

  • President of the Minnesota Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, 2003-2004
  • Vice President of the Minnesota Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, 2002-2003
  • Secretary/Treasurer of the Minnesota Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, 2001-2002
  • Predoctoral Program Director, Division of Pediatric Dentistry, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, Nov. 2001 -May 2004
  • Associate Clinical Dental Specialist, Division of Pediatric Dentistry, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, Jul. 2000-Present
  • Assistant Clinical Professor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, Apr. 1999 -Jun. 2000
  • Assistant Professor, Division of Pediatr

Research

Research Summary/Interests

  • Curriculum development for predoctoral training in Pediatric Dentistry
  • Using multimedia technology in dental education
  • First dental exam age and relationship to caries experience and financial implications
  • The use of alternative behavior management for apprehensive patients
  • Development of OSCEs for predoctoral education
  • Student advocacy at the Senate and School of Dentistry levels
  • Website development and upkeep

Publications

  • AAPD Poster Presentation, May 2004
  • Parental Understanding and Acceptance of Behavior Management Techniques, Research presentation at AAPD, May 2001
  • Pilot study for Crest grant for Children's Dental Health Month, Feb. 2001
  • Parental Understanding and Acceptance of Behavior Management Techniques, J. Kaygisiz, J. Conry, K. Keenan, Jan. 2000 Thesis Copyright
  • Parental Understanding and Acceptance of Behavior Management Techniques, J. Kaygisiz, J. Conry, K. Keenan, presented preliminary study results for at the AAPD Annual Meeting in San Francisco, CA, May 1995
  • Removable Space Maintainers, J. Kaygisiz, Presented for the Star of the North Meeting, Minnesota Dental Association Conference, Minneapolis, MN, May 1994
  • Herpes Stomatitis, J. Kaygisiz, Presented for the Star of the North Meeting, Minnesota Dental Association Conference, Minneapolis, MN, May 1993

Clinical

Board Certifications

  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Board Eligible, Current
  • Clinical Hypnosis Certificate 1994