Ashley Christman

Instructor

Ashley Christman

Instructor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Allied Health Sciences
Department of Undergraduate Health Professions: Dental Hygiene

Bio

In addition to private practice, Ashley Christman's experience includes seven years as Public Health Dental Hygienist for the East Central Health District. She joined the Augusta University faculty in 2008 and teaches Research Methods and Community Dental Health, Clinical Dental Hygiene, and Dental Hygiene Theory and Practice IV. She earned her bachelor's degree in dental hygiene from MCG in 1997.

  • (706) 721-2938
  • GC 4303

Education

  • BS, Dental Hygiene/Hygienist Medical College of Georgia, 1997

Certifications

  • DHL GA Board of Dentistry, 2007

  • BLS Health Care Provider Instructor American Heart Associaton, 2015

Awards & Honors

  • Outstanding Clinical Faculty Award MCG School of Allied Health Sciences, 2004

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • DHYG 3228

    Community Health Resrch Design
  • DHYG 3200

    Patient Care I
  • DHYG 3120

    Introduction to Clinic II
  • DHYG 3230

    Patient Care II
  • DHYG 3235

    Theory and Practice IV

Teaching Interests

DH Theory and Practice IV - DHY3235 Research Methods and Community Health - DHY3228 Introduction to Clinic II - DHY3120 Patient Care I - DHY3200 Basic Cardiac Life Support I & II BLS Patient Care II - DHY3230

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Correlation of Extraoral Illumination Sources with Spectral Profile of Sunlight, 2018
    Abstract
  • Effect of Chairside Light (QTH/LED) on Pre-matrue Composite Curing, 2018
    Abstract
  • Effect of Chairside Overhead Light on Pre-mature Sealant Curing (QTH/LED), 2018
    Abstract
  • Effect of Dental Headlamp and Blue-Blocker on Pre-mature Composite Curing, 2018
    Abstract
  • Effect of Dental Headlamp and Blue-Blocker on Premature Sealant Cure , 2018
    Abstract

Department Service

  • Student Admissions Committee 2017 - 2019

    Role: Committee Member
  • Dental Hygiene Liaison Committee 2016 - 2019

    Role: Committee Member
  • Department Student Evaluation Committee 2015 - 2019

    Role: Committee Member
  • Scholarship Selection Committee 2015 - 2019

    Role: Committee Member
  • Give Kids a Smile 2016 - 2019

    Role: Faculty Advisor

College Service

  • American Heart Association Augusta University College of Allied Health Sciences Team Leader CSRA Heart Walk 2016 - 2016

    Role: Committee Chair

University Service

  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support Instructor 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • American Academy of Public Health Dentistry 2018 - 2019

    Role: Faculty Advisor
  • Oral Health Foundation (OHF) Improving Oral Health of at Risk Patients Grant Proposal Presentations 2017 - 2018

    Role: Other
  • Dental College of Georgia Foster Program 2017 - 2017

    Role: Faculty Advisor

Professional Service

  • Augusta University with collaboration with East Cental Public Health and Lamar-Milledge Elementary School 2015 - 2016

    Role: Program Organizer

Public Service

  • Tabernacle Baptist Church Youth group 2018 - Present

    Role: Program Coordinator
  • Give Kids a Smile Day 2015 - 2019

    Role: Other
  • Georgia Mission of Mercy Dental Hygiene Co-Leader 2018 - 2018

    Role: Committee Member
  • Georgia Mission of Mercy Dental Hygiene Co-Leader 2018 - 2018

    Role: Other
  • Stevens Creek Elementary School 2017 - 2018

    Role: Other