Contributors to the Guidelines

Updated September 2016

Dental Standards of Care Committee


Stephen N. Abel, DDS, MSD
University of Buffalo
Buffalo, New York


Victor M. Badner, DMD, MPH
North Bronx Healthcare Network
Bronx, New York

Mary Therese Biltucci, RDH, MA
University of Rochester
Rochester, New York

Stanley J. Boyd, DMD
Healthy Chelsea Dentistry
New York, New York

Gwen Cohen Brown, DDS, FAAOMP
The City University of New York
Brooklyn, New York

Dolores Cottrell-Carson, DDS, MSHA
New York State Board for Dentistry
Albany, New York

Maria de los Angeles Figueroa, DMD
Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center
Bronx, New York

Robert D. Kelsch, DMD
Long Island Jewish Medical Center
New Hyde Park, New York

Michael A. Kozlowski, DDS
Unity Dental Group
Rochester, New York


Kareem J. Merrick, DDS
Harlem United Community Clinic
New York, New York

Calix Ramos-Rodriguez, DMD
Lutheran Medical Center
Brooklyn, New York

Miriam R. Robbins, DDS, MS
Winthrop University Hospital
Mineola, New York

Dara J. Rosenberg, DDS, MS, MPH
St Barnabas Hospital
Bronx, New York

Terrence J. Thines, DDS, MS
SUNY Upstate Medical University
Syracuse, New York

New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision Liaisons

Mary J. D’Silva, DDS
New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision
Albany, New York

Britta Viereckl-Prast, DMD
New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision
Bedford Hills, New York

AIDS Institute Staff

Lyn C. Stevens, MS, NP, ACRN
New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute
Albany, New York

All chapters are developed, reviewed, and updated by committee consensus.
The HIV Consumer Advisory Committee (CAC) reviewed all chapters.
The following is a list of principal contributors and peer reviewers for each chapter.

General Principles
Principal Contributors: Georgina P Zabos, DDS, MPH, Columbia University School of Dental and Oral Surgery, New York; Calix Ramos-Rodriguez, DMD, Callen Lourde Community Health Center, New York
Peer Reviewers: Amneris E Luque, MD, Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester; Barbara H Chaffee, MD, MPH, Binghamton Family Care Center, United Health Services Hospital, Binghamton; Marc N Gourevitch, MD, MPH, New York University School of Medicine, New York

HIV Testing in the Oral Healthcare Setting
Principal Contributors: Mary Therese Biltucci, RDH, MA, University of Rochester, Rochester; Dolores Cottrell-Carson, DDS, MSHA, New York State Board for Dentistry, Albany; Michael Kozlowski, DDS, Unity Dental Group, Rochester
Peer Reviewers: Joan A Phelan, DDS, New York University College of Dentistry, New York; Michael Hatton, DDS, University at Buffalo, Buffalo

Diagnosis and Management of Soft-Tissue Lesions
Principal Contributors: Joan A Phelan, DDS, New York University College of Dentistry, New York; Stuart L Fischman, DMD, State University of New York, Buffalo
Peer Reviewer: Michael Glick, DMD, University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, Philadelphia

Clinical Manifestations and Management of HIV-Related Periodontal Disease
Principal Contributor: Stephen Abel, DDS, MS, New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute
Peer Reviewer: Barbara Gerbert, PhD, University of California School of Dentistry, San Francisco

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Principal Contributors: David Drohan, DDS, Albany Medical College, Division of Dentistry, Albany; Paul E Gates, DDS, MBA, Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center, Bronx
Peer Reviewer: Robert S Glickman, DMD, New York University College of Dentistry, New York

Infection Control
Principal Contributors: Dara J Rosenberg, DDS, MS, MPH, St. Barnabas Hospital, Bronx; Stanley J Boyd, DMD, New York
Peer Reviewer: Helene Bednarsh, RDH, MPH, HIV Dental at Boston Public Health Commission, Boston

Ethical and Legal Considerations
Principal Contributors: Victor M Badner, DMD, MPH, North Bronx Healthcare Network, Bronx; Elmer L Green, DDS, MPH, New York State Department of Health, Albany
Peer Reviewer: Lauren L Patton, DDS, University of North Carolina School of Dentistry, Chapel Hill

Appendix I: Selected Agents Used to Treat HIV Infection or Related

Appendix II: Authorization for Release of Confidential HIV-Related Information

Appendix III: Summary of HIV Reporting and Partner Notification

Appendix IV: New York State Department of Health Anonymous HIV Counseling and Testing Program

Appendix V: Informed Consent Form DOH-2556

Appendix VI: Informed Consent Form DOH-4054

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