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
  • (706) 723-0220
  • GC 4349

Education

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

Certifications

  • BLS Health Care Provider Instructor American Heart Associaton, 2015

  • Dental Hygiene License GA Board of Dentistry, 2007

  • DHL GA Board of Dentistry, 2007

Awards & Honors

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

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • DHYG 3120

    Introduction to Clinic II
  • DHYG 3230

    Patient Care II
  • DHYG 3235

    Theory and Practice IV
  • DHYG 3228

    Community Health Resrch Design
  • DHYG 3200

    Patient Care I

Teaching Interests

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


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 - Present

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

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

    Role: Faculty Advisor
  • Dental Hygiene Family Day 2015 - Present

    Role: Faculty Advisor
  • Department Student Evaluation Committee 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • Augusta University Health Professions Association (AUPHA) College of Allied Health Sciences 2020 - Present

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

    Role: Committee Chair

University Service

  • Faculty Club Augusta University 2020 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support Instructor 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • American Academy of Public Health Dentistry 2017 - 2020

    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