School of Health Sciences Dental Hygiene

Carissa Regnerus

Carissa Regnerus
Lecturer
Dental Hygiene, School of Health Sciences
UE East Hall 102
Phone: 605-677-5577
Bio:
I am an assistant professor and clinical instructor in the department of dental hygiene and also work part-time in private practice in Vermillion where I live with my family.
Teaching Interests:
Clinical hygiene and didactic courses in Local Anesthesia, Dental Materials, Community Dentistry, Embryology, and Infection Control.
Research Interests:
Previous research in automated blood pressure monitors, tooth whitening, and celiac disease
Education:
  • Dental Public Health, University of New Mexico,
  • MA, Adult and Higher Education, University of South Dakota, 2011
  • BS, Dental Hygiene, University of South Dakota, 2001
  • Associate's Degree , Dental Hygiene, University of South Dakota, 1997
Grants:
  • , Health Affairs Medical Informatics 2011 Technology request, (2012)
  • , Health Affairs Medical Informatics 2011 Technology request, (2012)
Publications:
  • Nelson, D., Kennedy, B., Regnerus, C., Schweinle, A., (2008), Accuracy of Automated Blood Pressure Monitors, Journal of Dental Hygiene, vol. 82, iss. 4, p. 35.
Awards and Honors:
  • Technical Service Training Award , ADEC, 2011
  • Associate Fellowship within the World Clinical Laser Institute, Dr. Ed Kusek, 2009