BSDH Student Publications

  1. Vo A., Arnett M, Drake M, et al. Supporting the transgender community by reducing health care disparities, providing nonjudgemental care, and addressing areas of high risk. Dimensions Dent Hyg. 2020 Sep;18(8):40-43.
  2. Koerber K, Reibel Y, Drake M, et al. Successful management of adult patients with cerebral palsy. Dimensions Dent Hyg. 2020 April;18(4):38-41.

MSDH Student Publications

  1. Hormann J, Blue C, Petersen A, et al. Psychological effects of sharps injuries on students, staff, and faculty at the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry. J Dent Hyg. In press – release date summer 2021.
  2. Trauger KA, Stull CL, Arnett MC, et al. Human papillomavirus inclusion in dental hygiene curriculum in the United States. J Dent Hyg. 2021 Apr; 95(2):42-9.
  3. Flynn P, Petersen A, Entinger J, Shire A. The association of social determinants of health with Somali refugee mother-child caries. J Immigr Minor Health, 1-9. DOI: 10.1007/s10903-020-01040-3, June, 2020
  4. Drake M, Lenton P, Lunos S. A randomized clinical trial on the efficacy of a new oxalate-containing sensitivity relief strip following professional vs. self-application. Int J Dent Hyg. 2018 May; 16(2): e79-e87. doi: 10.1111/idh.12317. Epub 2017 Sep 19.
  5. Reibel YG, Pusalavidyasagar SM, Flynn PM. Obstructive sleep apnea knowledge: attitudes and screening practices of Minnesota dental hygienists. J Dent Hyg. 2019. Jun;93(3):29-36.

WEC Writing Award Winners

UMN 2020 Writing Award Recipient: Kendall Bast, RDH, BSDH.

UMN 2019 Writing Award Recipient: Kelly Koerber, RDH, BSDH, DT, BS. She was published in Dimensions of Dental Hygiene.

  • Koeber K, Reibel Y, Drake M, Arnett M. Successful management of adult patients with cerebral palsy. Dimensions. 2020 Apr 2020;18(4):38-41.

UMN 2019 Writing Award Alternate: Anna Vo, RDH, BSDH. She was published in Dimensions of Dental Hygiene.

  • Vo A, Arnett M, Drake M, Reibel Y. Dental hygiene management for the transgender patient. Dimensions. Sep 2020;18(8):40-43.

Faculty Publications



  1. Reibel YG, Flynn D, Petersen A, et al. Acceptance of dental office obstructive sleep apnea screening among Minnesota state fair attendees. J Dent Hyg. 2021 Feb;95(1):36-42.
  2. Stull C, Evans MD, Arnett MC. Examining the role of HPV communication training in dental hygiene students’ knowledge, attitudes, confidence, and comfort. J Dent Hyg. (accepted JDENTHYG/2020/010520)

Book Chapters

  1. Drake M. Clinical oral structures, dental anatomy, and root morphology. In: Blue CM. Darby's Comprehensive Review of Dental Hygiene. 9th ed. St Louis (MO):Elsevier; 2021.p. XXX.
  2. Arnett MC. Strategies for oral health promotion and disease prevention and control. In: Blue CM. Darby Comprehensive Review of Dental Hygiene. 9th ed. St. Louis (MO):Elsevier; 2021.p. XX


  1. Blue C. Darby’s comprehensive review of dental hygiene. 9th rev. ed. St. Louis (MO): Elsevier; 2021. XX p.


Part of a website

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene [Internet]. Santa Ana (CA): Dimensions of Dental Hygiene Student; c2002-2021. Reibel, YG. Essential advice for dental hygiene students; 2020 Mar [cited 10 Mar 2020];[about 3 screens]. Available from:

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene [Internet]. Santa Ana (CA): Dimensions of Dental Hygiene Student; c2002-2021. Reibel, YG. Navigating dental hygiene school during the COVID-19 pandemic. [cited 5 May 2020];[about 3 screens]. Available from:

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene [Internet]. Santa Ana (CA): Dimensions of Dental Hygiene Student; c2002-2021. Reibel, YG. Can we really balance it all? Tips to leading a balanced life. [cited 10 Oct 2020];[about 3 screens. Available from:


Stull C, Freese R, Sarvas E. Parent perceptions of dental care providers’ role in human papillomavirus prevention and vaccine advocacy. J Am Dent Assoc. 2020 Aug;151(8):560–7.

Stull CL, Sarvas E. Educating patients about human papillomavirus and the HPV vaccine. Decisions in Dentistry. May 2020;6(5):36–9.

Arnett MC, Riebel Y, Evans MD, et al. Preliminary evaluation of dental hygiene curriculum: assessment and management of peri-implant conditions and diseases. J Dent Edu.2020 Jun:84(6):642-51.

Wang CW, Ashnagar S, Di Gianflippo R, et al. Laser-assisted regenerative surgical therapy for peri-implantitis: a randomized controlled clinical trial. J Periodontol. 2020 Aug 6. doi: 10.1002/JPER.20-0040. Online ahead of print.

Blue C, Arnett M, Ephrem H, et al. Using motivational interviewing to reduce parental risk related behaviors for early childhood caries: a pilot study. BMC Oral Health. 2020 Mar 29;20(1):90

Tattan M, Sinhab K, Lee E, et al. Ultrasonography for chairside evaluation of periodontal structures: a human pilot study. J Periodontol. 2020 Jul;91(7):890-99.

Drake M, Lunos S, Blue C. Efficacy of a prototype solution to facilitate the removal of supragingival dental calculus: a proof of concept study. J Dent Hyg. 2020 Dec; 94(6); 25-32.



Stull CL, Sarvas E. Preventing HPV-related infections. Dimensions. 2019 Dec;17(11):30-3. Available from

Nieto V, Arnett M, Furgeson D. Attitudes and access patterns of Michigan veterans not eligible for VA oral health care: A cross-sectional study. J Dent Hyg. 2019.Aug;93(4):6-13.

Stull CL, Lunos S. Knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding human papilloma virus communication and vaccine advocacy among Minnesota dentists and dental hygienists. J Dent Hyg. 2019 Feb;93(1):33- 42.



Mailoa J, Arnett M, Chan HL, et al. The association between buccal mucosa thickness and peri-implant bone loss and attachment loss: a cross-sectional study. Implant Dent. 2018 Oct;27(5):575-81.