Jan Mitchell

Associate Professor

Jan Mitchell

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Dental College of Georgia
Department of Restorative Sciences

Bio

Dr. Jan K. Mitchell is a graduate of Emory University School of Dentistry. She completed a two year Comprehensive Dentistry Residency in the US Navy, twice receiving their Award for Clinical Excellence. She served on active duty in the US Navy for 26 years, retiring at the rank of Captain, and served in assignments overseas, on ships, and in teaching programs. She is certified as a Master by the Academy of General Dentistry and is a diplomat of both the Federal Services Board of General Dentistry and the American Board of Operative Dentistry, which she has also served as President.

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Education

  • MED, Higher Edu/Higher Edu Admin George Washington University, 1991

  • DDS, Dentistry (DDS, DMD) Emory University, 1979

  • BA, Bio, General Emory University, 1975

Certifications

  • Diplomate Federal Services Board of General Dentistry, 1997

  • BCOD Am Brd of Operative Dentistry, 1994

  • DEN Georgia Board of Dentistry, 1979

Awards & Honors

  • Teaching Excellence Award Dental College of Georgia, Augusta University, 2015

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • DBIO 5001

    Biochemical Basis of Oral Heal
  • OCCL 5001

    Dental Anatomy and Occlusion
  • DMAT 5001

    Dental Materials
  • DXTP 5901

    Diagnosis & Treatment Planning
  • REST 5001

    Fixed Prosthodontics Seminar
  • PTSR 5901

    Introduction to Patient Servic
  • OPER 5001

    Operative Dentistry
  • PTSR 5902

    Patient Services
  • PROS 5901

    Prosthodontics Clinic
  • TXPL 5001

    Treatment Planning I
  • REST 5901

    Restorative Clinic
  • DMIC 5003

    Cariology
  • DXTP 5001

    Diagnosis & Treatment Planning
  • TXPL 5002

    Treatment Planning II

Teaching Interests

Operative Dentistry Comprehensive Dentistry Treatment Planning Cariology

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Effect of nanolayering of calcium salts of phosphoric acid ester monomers on the durability of resin-dentin bonds., 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Caries Management with ICDAS I: Early Pit and Fissure Lesions, 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • How to hold and control the high-speed hand piece , 2015
    Broadcast Media
  • The effect of initial irrigation with two different sodium hypochlorite concentrations on the erosion of instrumented radicular dentin, 2010
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • The effect of initial irrigation with two different sodium hypochlorite concentrations on the erosion of instrumented radicular dentin, 2010
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Team Based Learning Caries Teaching and Learning

College Service

  • Nominating Committee 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Faculty Senate 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Steering Committee 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Curriculum Committee 2012 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • Leadership Academy 2015 - Present

    Role: Faculty Mentor

Professional Service

  • American Board of Operative Dentistry 2015 - 2016

    Role: Committee Chair
  • American Board of Operative Dentistry 2015 - 2016

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Vital Pulp Therapy for Children Systematic Review committee 2014 - 2015

    Role: Member
  • Nursing Interprofessional Education Conference II 2015 - 2015

    Role: Committee Member
  • Nursing Interprofessional Education I Conference 2015 - 2015

    Role: Committee Member