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This project was supported by grants U19-DE-028717, U01-DE-028727, and X01-DE-030220 from the National Institute for Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Insitutes of Health. The contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institutes of Health.
The National Dental Practice-Based Research Network Collaborative Group comprises practitioners, faculty, and staff investigators who contributed to this network activity. A list of the members is at http://www.nationaldentalpbrn.org/collaborative-group.php. A website devoted to details about the nation’s network is located at http://NationalDentalPBRN.org.
The authors gratefully acknowledge The National Dental Practice-Based Research Network’s Practitioner Executive Committee members, all of whom are in private practice: Julie Ann Barna, DDS, Lewisburg, PA; Theresa E. Madden, DDS, MS, PhD, Olympia, WA; Tara R. Rios, DDS, Brownsville, TX; Peggy Richardson, DDS, MS, Tinley Park, IL; Diedra J. Snell, DDS, Port Gibson, MS; Joseph C. Spoto III, DMD, Apollo Beach, FL. The authors also acknowledge the The National Dental Practice-Based Research Network’s National Administrative and Resource Center, National Coordinating Center, and regional coordination investigators. In Birmingham, AL: Muna Anabtawi, DDS, MS, CCRP; Ellen Funkhouser, DrPH; Yolanda “Terri” Jones; Shermetria Massengale, MPH, CHES; and Ellen Sowell, BA. In Portland, OR: Mary Ann McBurnie, PhD; Reesa Laws, BS; Kim Funkhouser, BS; Charlinya Ingphakorn, Michael Leo, PhD; Celeste Machen; Sweta Mathur, BSD, MPH, PhD; Sacha Reich, BS, PMP; Natalia Tommasi, MA, LPC; Kim Stewart, MPH; Lisa Waiwaiole, MS. In Gainesville, FL: Brenda E. Thacker, RDH, CCRP; James “Danny” Johnson. In Minneapolis, MN: Sarah Basile, RDH, MPH; Kimberly Johnson, RDH, MPH; Chris Enstad, BS. In Rochester, NY: Kathy Bohn, AAS; Rita Cacciato, RDH, MS; Pat Regusa, BFA; Kathy Scott-Anne, BS, BA. In San Antonio, TX: Marisa Mexquitic, MS.