Elizabeth Mertz Ph.D., M.A.
Dental Care Delivery Systems, Dental Health Policy, Dental Workforce, Dental Sociology, Oral Health Disparities, Dental finance and regulation
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Mertz E, Grumbach K. (2001) Community Characteristics that Predict the Low Supply of Dentists in California, Journal of Public Health Dentistry. 61(3) 172-177.
Mertz E, O'Neil, E. (2002) The Growing Challenge of Providing Oral Health Care Services for all Americas. Health Affairs. 21(5)65-77.
Mertz, E and Mouradian, W. (2009) Addressing Children's Oral Health in the New Millennium: Trends in the Dental Workforce. Academic Pediatrics, Special issue on Children's Oral Health. December. 9(6): 433-439. PMCID: PMC2814077 [Available on 2010/11/1]
Mertz, E, and Finocchio, L. (2010) Improving Oral Health Care Systems through Workforce Innovations. Journal of Public Health Dentistry. 70 (s1), ps1-s5. PMCID: PMC3325903.
Mertz, E. and Glassman, P (2011) Alternative Practice Dental Hygiene in California: Past, Present, Future. California Dental Association Journal. Special Issue. 39(1): 37-46. January. PMCID: PMC3325901.
Kitchener, M and Mertz, E (2012) Professional Projects and Institutional Change in Healthcare: The Case of American Dentistry. Social Science and Medicine. 74:372-380. Online Oct 23, 2010 (Epub). PMC3116978 [Available 4\23\2012].
Glassman, P., Harrington, M., Mertz, E., and Namakian, M. (2012) The Virtual Dental Home: Implications for Policy and Strategy. The California Dental Association Journal. Special Issue. 40(7):605-07. July. PMCID: PMC3477859.
Fulmer, T., Jablonski, R., Mertz, E., George M., and Russell, S. (2012) Oral Health. Nursing Research and Practice. Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 809465, 2 pages. PMCID: PMC3399457.
Jablonski, R, Featherstone, J., Mertz, E. and Fulmer, T. (2013) Beyond Pediatrics: Maintaining Oral Health Across the Lifespan. The Nurse Practitioner. Accepted for Publication. Expected February 2013.
Wides, C., Brody, H. Alexander, C., Gansky, S., and Mertz, E. Long-term Outcomes of a Program to Increase Dental School Enrollment of Economically Disadvantaged and Under-Represented Minority Students: The Dental Post-Baccalaureate Program. The Journal of Dental Education. Forthcoming May 2013.