Erin Boyleston

Assistant Professor

Erin Boyleston

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Allied Health Sciences
Department of Dental Hygiene

Bio

B.S. in Dental Hygiene from MCG 1996 M.S. in Allied Health-Dental Hygiene from GHSU 2011

  • (706) 721-6027
  • (706) 723-0220
  • GC 4350

Education

  • MS, Allied Health Diagnostic, Inte Georgia Health Sciences Univer, 2011

  • BS, Dental Hygiene/Hygienist Medical College of Georgia, 1996

Certifications

  • BLS Training Center Faculty American Heart Association, 2014

  • BLS for Healthcare Providers Instructor Certification American Heart Association, 2011

  • Certification to Administer Nitrous Oxide SC Board of Dentistry, 2000

  • BLS for Healthcare Provider Certification American Heart Association, 1994

  • Dental Hygiene Faculty GA Board of Dentistry, 2004

  • DH GA Board of Dentistry, 2004

  • Certification to Administer Infiltration Anesthesia SC Board of Dentistry, 2004

  • Registered Dental Hygienist SC Board of Dentisitry, 1996

Awards & Honors

  • CAHS Outstanding Clinical Educator Award Recipient 2014

  • Faculty Inductee Alpha Eta Honor Society, 2014

  • “Caught in the Act of Great Teaching” Nominee 2013

  • Outstanding Graduate Student Award GRU Dept of Dental Hygiene , 2011

  • Faculty Inductee Sigma Phi Alpha Dental Hygiene National Honor Society, 2009

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • CLCR 8011

    Basic Cardiac Life Support
  • DHYG 3100

    Intro to Clinic I
  • DHYG 3200

    Patient Care I
  • CPRD 5001

    Basic Cardiac Life Support I
  • DHYG 4042

    Dental Informatics
  • CPRD 5002

    Basic Cardiac Life Support II
  • DHYG 3120

    Introduction to Clinic II
  • DHYG 3230

    Patient Care II
  • DHYG 3240

    Pharmacology

Teaching Interests

Pre-clinical and Clinical Dental Hygiene Education Pharmacology

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Advancing our profession: are higher educational standards the answer?, 2012
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Clinical Practice and Educational Methodology

Department Service

  • Planning Committee for Annual White Coat Ceremony 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Dental Hygiene Liason Committee 2005 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • Alpha Eta Honor Society 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • DCG Infection Control Committee 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Alpha Eta Honor Society 2015 - 2016

    Role: Committee Chair