Alan G. Lurie, D.D.S., Ph.D.Professor and Chair, Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Diagnostic Sciences
Chair, Section of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology
Hospital Staff Member, Department of Dentistry
Hospital Staff member, Department of Radiology
Dr. Lurie is professor and chair of the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Diagnostic Sciences and chair of the Section of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, Department of Oral Health and Diagnostic Sciences, at the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine. He has John Dempsey Hospital appointments in the Departments of Dentistry and Diagnostic Imaging. He has been a full-time member of the dental school faculty since 1973, during which time he has done R0-1 research on radiation carcinogenesis, administered predoctoral and graduate educational programs, performed clinical research, led students on service trips to South America, and performed imaging care on patients in both dental and medical radiology settings.
He is past president of the School of Dental Medicine Council, co-founder of the UConn Multidisciplinary Head and Neck Cancer Clinic, and a member of numerous dental school and institutional committees. He is also an active member of his specialty nationally, being a fellow and having served as president of the American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, and past president of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology. Dr. Lurie has more than 100 publications in the refereed literature, and numerous presentations to local, state, national and international organizations.
Dr. Lurie is presently co-chair of the National Committee for Radiation Protection and Measurements (NCRP) Scientific Committee 4-5 which just issued a new NCRP Report, Report No. 177, Radiation Protection and Safety in Dentistry and OMF Radiology. He was co-founder and head of the dentistry section of the Image Gently Campaign.
|D.D.S.||UCLA School of Dentistry||Dentistry|
|Ph.D.||University of Rochester||Radiation Biology and Biophysics|
|Name of Award/Honor||Awarding Organization|
|Fellowship||American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology|
|Year 2001/2002 Alumni Appreciation Award||University of Connecticut Health Center Alumni Association|
|Omicron Kappa Upsilon (Phi Chi Chapter)||UConn Health Center|
|Elected Member||Sigma Xi|
|The Arthur H. Wuehrmann Prize, Presented to the Publication in OOOOE Judged to Be the Best of the Year||American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology|
|Fellow||International Union Against Cancer (UICC)|
|Public Service Awards,1979, 1981.||American Cancer Society|
|International Cancer Research Technology Transfer,(Fellowship to Study Morphologic Vascular Changes in Epithelial During Chemical Carcinogenesis: Department of Pathology, Nagoya City University Hospital, Nagoya, Japan)||International Union Against Cancer|
|C.V. Mosby Award||UCLA School of Dentistry|
|Edward H. Hatton Award, First Place, Pre-Doctoral Division||International Association for Dental Research|
|Name & Description||Category||Role||Type||Scope||Start Year||End Year|
|The Alliance for Radiation Safety in Pediatric Dentistry: Image Gently in Dentistry||Professional/Scientific Organization||Director, Image Gently in Dentistry||External||International||2011||2016|
|UConn Health Center Appeals Committee||Advisory Committee||Member||UConn Health||University||2003||2006|
|American Dental Association||Professional/Scientific Organization||Member; Consultant; CODA Appeals Committee||External||National||2000||2015|
|American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology||Professional/Scientific Organization||Director; Vice President; President||External||National||1990||1995|
|Radiologic Society of North America||Professional/Scientific Organization||Member||External||National||1980||2015|
|School of Dental Medicine Council/Senate||Advisory Committee||Member multiple times; Chair 1998-2000||UConn Health||University||1975||2000|
|Radiation Safety Committee||Other||Member since 1975; Chair 1993-1995||UConn Health||University||1975||2015|
|American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology||Professional/Scientific Organization||Fellow, Councillor, President||External||National||1973||2015|
|International Association for Dental Research/American Association for Dental Research||Professional/Scientific Organization||Member; Chair, Diagnostic Systems Group||External||International||1973||2015|
Dosimetry and radiation risk of conventional and CBCT oral and maxillofacial imaging procedures.
Not accepting lab rotation students at this time.