Our Members

CavityFree SF is a group of committed individuals working to achieve the goal of zero cavities for all San Francisco children.

Our Advisory Committee

The Implementation Coordination Committee (ICC) is a collaboration of multiple disciplines and sectors, including healthcare, public health, dental advocacy groups, dentists, educators and more, advising the core team to move CavityFree SF's work forward.

Alicia Montell, DDS

Ben Meisel, MD, MPH

San Francisco Department of Public Health

Betsy Merzenich, MA

Hirsch & Associates

Catherine Collen

Metta Fund

Cecilia Gonzalez, MD

Kaiser Permanente

Christine Miller, MA, MHS, RDH

University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dragoni School of Dentistry

Claire Sit, RDH, BS

SF Department of Public Health

David Rothman, DDS

David L Rothman DDS Pediatric Dentistry

Deborah Elam, MS, CAE

SF Dental Society

Elaine Musselman, RN, PHD, CNE

San Francisco State University

Hanna Tang

Project Coordinator & Health Educator

NICOS

Irene Hilton, DDS, MPH

SF Department of Public Health

Jodi Stookey, PHD

SF Department of Public Health

Justin Adeyanju

District 10 Task Force Lead

APA Family Support Services

Karen Raju, BDS, MPH, DPH

CSHCN Program Manager

UCSF

Kati Barahona-Lopez, PhD

Mission Task Force Lead

CARECEN

Kent Woo, MSW

NICOS Health Coalition

Kim Levine

Program Manager, School Health Programs

SFUSD

Lawrence Ware, PhD

Oral Health Epidemiologist/Data Manager

SFDPH

Linda Kuo, DDS

HealthRight 360

Lisa Berens, DDS, MPH

CavityFree SF Co-Lead

UCSF School of Dentistry

Mary Jue, RN, MSN

SF Unified School District

May Bosco, RDHAP, MBA

SF Department of Public Health

Pedro Arista, MPH

Hirsch & Associates

Prasanthi Patel, MPH

CavityFree SF Co-Lead

SF Department of Public Health

Stuart Gansky. MS, DrPH

UCSF

Susan Fisher-Owens, MD, MPH

UCSF

Vanessa Bohm, MA

CARECEN

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CavityFree SF Teams

Our CavityFree SF teams are filled with city leaders who are making things happen.

Access – Innovative Team

Elaine Musselman, RN, PHD, CNE

Access - Innovative Team Chair

SF State University

Aira Villareal

SF Department of Public Health

Angel Nguyen, MS, RD

Kai Ming Head Start

Andrea Zhou, MPH

Wu Yee Headstart

Bonnie Jue, DDS

Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentristry

Claire Sit, RDH, BS

SF Department of Public Health

Irene Hilton, DDS, MPH

SF Department of Public Health

Kim Levine

SFUSD

Kristine Ramilo

Mission Neighborhood Center Head Start

Lauren Jones

Wu Yee Headstart

Lauren Umetani, RDH

SF Department of Public Health

Mylene Deano

Magic Tooth Bus

Prasanthi Patel, MPH

SF Department of Public Health

Access – Traditional Team

Irene Hilton, DDS, MPH

Access - Traditional Team Chair

SF Department of Public Health

Aira Villareal

SF Department of Public Health

Alicia Montell

SFDPH

David Rothman, DDS

Private Practice, Pediatric Dentistry

Deborah Elam, MS, CAE

SF Dental Society

Des Gallagher

UOP

Erin Shah, DDS, MPH

Private Practice, Pediatric Dentistry

Karen Raju, BDS,MPH,DPH

UCSF

Dr. Linda Kuo, DDS

Healthright 360/FQHCs

Lisa Berens, DDS, MPH

UCSF DPH

Ling Zhan, DMD, MS

UCSF pediatric dentistry

May Bosco, RDHAP, MBA

SFDPH

Prasanthi Patel, MPH

SF Department of Public Health

Yvette Marquis, DDS, MPH

Private practice, Greater Bay Area Dental Society

Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs (CYSHCN) subgroup

 

 

Karen Raju, BDS, MPH, DPH

CSHCN Program Manager

UCSF

Aira Villareal

SF Department of Public Health

Allen Wong, DDS, EdD, DABSCD

Pacific Dugoni School of Dentistry

Ben Meisel, MD, MPH

SF Department of Public Health

David Rothman, DDS

David L Rothman DDS Pediatric Dentistry

Ingrid Lin, MD

Golden Gate Regional Center

Jean Calvo, DDS, MPH

UCSF

Jim Welsh, MSW

 Support For Families of Children with Disabilities

Lisa Berens, DDS, MPH

UCSF

May Bosco, RDHAP, MBA

SF Department of Public Health

Ray Stewart, DMD, MS

UCSF

FQHC Dental Director Sub-group

Alicia Montell

SFDPH

April Yu

SFCHC

Benjamin Lee

NAHC

Irene Hilton

NNOHA

Linda Kuo

Healthright 360

Lisa Berens

Michael Kurylo

SMHC

Nathan Yang

NEMS

Pat Mason-Dozier

Marin Bayview Wellness

Prasanthi Patel

MNHC

Integration Team

Susan Fisher-Owens, MD, MPH

Integration Team Chair

UCSF

Aira Villareal

SF Department of Public Health

Alicia Montell, DDS

SF Department of Public Health

Angela Miller, MD

SF Department of Public Health

Camha Le, MD

Cecilia Gonzalez, MD

Kaiser Permanente San Francisco

Christine E. Miller, RDH, MHS, MA

University of the Pacific

Irene Hilton, DDS, MPH

SF Department of Public Health

Liliana Ocegueda, MPH

SF Department of Public Health

Margy Hutchinson, CNM, MSN

SF General Hospital

May Bosco

SFDPH

Prasanthi Patel, MPH

SF Department of Public Health

Promotion Team

Christine Miller, MA, MHS, RDH

Promotion Team Chair

University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dragoni School of Dentistry

Aira Villareal

SF Department of Public Health

Ana Soria

Delta Dental

Irene Hilton, DDS, MPH

SF Department of Public Health

Jennifer Swaney

Delta Dental

Justin Adeyanju

APA Family Support Services

Kati Barahona-Lopez, PhD

CARECEN

Kent Woo, MSW

NICOS Chinese Health Coalition

Kim Levine

SFUSD

Lesley Latham, DDS

Bayview Hunters point/District 10 Task Force

Lilly Nguyen, MPH

SF Department of Public Health

Lisa Berens, DDS, MPH

UCSF

Mary Jue, MSN, RN

SF Unified School District

Prasanthi Patel, MPH

SF Department of Public Health

Vanessa Bohm, MA

CARACEN

Evaluation Team

Lawrence Ware, PhD

Evaluation Team Chair

SFDPH

Aira Villareal

SF Department of Public Health

Christine Miller, RDH, MHS, MA

Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry

Claire Sit, RDH

SF Department of Public Health

Elaine Musselman, RN, PhD, CNE

SF State University

Jodi Stookey, PHD

SF Department of Public Health

Lisa Berens, DDS, MPH

UCSF

Prasanthi Patel, MPH

SF Department of Public Health

Robert Isman, DDS, MPH

Former Medi-Cal Dental Services Division

Sepideh Banava

UCSF

Stuart Gansky, MS, DrPH,

UCSF

Coordination Team

Lisa Berens, DDS, MPH

Co-Lead

UCSF

Prasanthi Patel, MPH

Co-Lead

SF Department of Public Health

Aira Villareal

Program Assistant

SF Department of Public Health

Karen Raju, BDS, MPH, DPH

CSHCN Program Manager

UCSF

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CavityFree SF