Assistant Professor of Dental Hygiene, Texas A&M University
Jane Cotter is an Assistant Professor at the Caruth School of Dental Hygiene.
She received her Associate Degree in Dental Hygiene from University of Texas Health Science Center Dental School in Houston, a Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene from Texas Woman’s University, and a Master of Science in Dental Hygiene Education from Texas A&M Health Science Center, Baylor College of Dentistry. Ms. Cotter is also a Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist.
Ms. Cotter provides continuing education courses on Dental Oncology and Tobacco Cessation for registered dental hygienists and maintains current employment in a private oncology dental practice.
Ms. Cotter is credited for being instrumental in establishing a dental clinic in the Charles A. Sammons Oncology Outpatient Clinic located on the Baylor University Medical Center campus in Dallas, Texas. Ms. Cotter currently teaches courses in Health Promotion/Disease Prevention and Dental Hygiene Theory I.
Jul 13, 2019 06:04 am UTC| Health
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