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Caroline Shiboski D.D.S., M.P.H., Ph.D.

Epidemiology of oral cancer, epidemiology of oral mucosal diseases associated with AIDS, immunosuppression, oral manifestations of GVHD

Caroline Shiboski D.D.S., M.P.H., Ph.D.

Dr. Shiboski is the principal investigator of the Oral HIV/AIDS Research Alliance (OHARA) UCSF site, which is the Epidemiology Unit of this multicenter grant and is part of the AIDS Clinical Trial Group Network (ACTG). She is currently involved with several OHARA research protocols that are being implemented in ACTG sites in the US, Africa, India, and Peru. Dr. Shiboski is also the lead Epidemiologist in the Sjögren’s Syndrome International Collaborative Clinical Alliance (SICCA), a project aimed both at establishing new classification criteria for Sjögren’s Syndrome and at developing a data and biospecimen repository for this disease.

Selected publications:

Brown C, Krishnan S, Hursh K, Yu M, Johnson P, Page K, Shiboski CH. Dental disease prevalence among methamphetamine and heroin users in an urban setting: A pilot study. J Am Dent Assoc. 2012 Sep; 143(9):992-1001.

Shiboski SC, Shiboski CH, Criswell L, Baer A, Challacombe S, Lanfranchi H, Schiødt M, Umehara H, Vivino F, Zhao Y, Dong Y, Greenspan D, Heidenreich AM, Helin P, Kirkham B, Kitagawa K, Larkin G, Li M, Lietman T, Lindegaard J, McNamara N, Sack K, Shirlaw P, Sugai S, Vollenweider C, Whitcher J, Wu A, Zhang S, Zhang W, Greenspan J, Daniels T. American College of Rheumatology classification criteria for Sjögren's syndrome: a data-driven, expert consensus approach in the Sjögren's International Collaborative Clinical Alliance Cohort. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2012 Apr; 64(4):475-87.

Malladi AS, Sack KE, Shiboski SC, Shiboski CH, Baer AN, Banushree R, Dong Y, Helin P, Kirkham BW, Li M, Sugai S, Umehara H, Vivino FB, Vollenweider CF, Zhang W, Zhao Y, Greenspan JS, Daniels TE, Criswell LA. Primary Sjögren's syndrome as a systemic disease: A study of participants enrolled in an International Sjögren's syndrome registry. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2012 Jun; 64(6):911-8.

Tagny CT, Kouao MD, Touré H, Gargouri J, Fazul AS, Ouattara S, Anani L, Othmani H, Feteke L, Dahourou H, Mbensa GO, Molé S, Nébié Y, Mbangue M, Toukam M, Boulahi MO, Andriambelo LV, Rakoto O, Baby M, Yahaya R, Bokilo A, Senyana F, Mbanya D, Shiboski C, Murphy EL, Lefrère JJ. Transfusion safety in francophone African countries: an analysis of strategies for the medical selection of blood donors. Transfusion. 2012 Jan; 52(1):134-43.

Daniels TE, Cox D, Shiboski CH, Schiødt M, Wu A, Lanfranchi H, Umehara H, Zhao Y, Challacombe S, Lam MY, De Souza Y, Schiødt J, Holm H, Bisio PA, Gandolfo MS, Sawaki T, Li M, Zhang W, Varghese-Jacob B, Ibsen P, Keszler A, Kurose N, Nojima T, Odell E, Criswell LA, Jordan R, Greenspan JS. Associations between salivary gland histopathologic diagnoses and phenotypic features of Sjögren's syndrome among 1,726 registry participants. Arthritis Rheum. 2011 Jul; 63(7):2021-30.

Challacombe S, Chidzonga M, Glick M, Hodgson T, Magalhães M, Shiboski C, Owotade F, Ranganathan R, Naidoo S. Global oral health inequalities: oral infections-challenges and approaches. Adv Dent Res. 2011 May; 23(2):227-36.

Shiboski C, Hodgson T, Challacombe SJ. Overview and research agenda arising from the Sixth World Workshop on Oral Health and Disease in AIDS. Adv Dent Res. 2011 Apr; 23(1):7-9.

Shiboski CH, Webster-Cyriaque JY, Ghannoum M, Greenspan JS, Dittmer D. Overview of the oral HIV/AIDS Research Alliance Program. Adv Dent Res. 2011 Apr; 23(1):28-33.

Robbins JL, Wenger L, Lorvick J, Shiboski C, Kral AH. Health and oral health care needs and health care-seeking behavior among homeless injection drug users in San Francisco. J Urban Health. 2010 Dec; 87(6):920-30.

Dollard SC, Butler LM, Jones AM, Mermin JH, Chidzonga M, Chipato T, Shiboski CH, Brander C, Mosam A, Kiepiela P, Hladik W, Martin JN. Substantial regional differences in human herpesvirus 8 seroprevalence in sub-Saharan Africa: insights on the origin of the "Kaposi's sarcoma belt". Int J Cancer. 2010 Nov 15; 127(10):2395-401.