Dr Diep Ha

Dr Diep Ha
 Position Research Fellow
 Org Unit ARCPOH
 Email diep.ha@adelaide.edu.au
 Telephone +61 8 8313 4420
 Location Floor/Room WS9099.10 ,  Adelaide Health and Medical Sciences ,   North Terrace
  • Qualifications

    DDS; MDS; PhD

  • Awards & Achievements


    ·         International Award: IADR/Colgate Research in Prevention Award at the 84nd General Session of the International Association of Dental Research (IADR), Brisbane, Australia 2006.

    ·         International Award: IARD/Lion Young Investigator Award at the 88rd General Session of the International Association of Dental Research, Barcelona, Spain 2010.


  • Research Funding


    Funding body

    Chief Investigators


    Total budget


    South Australian Dental Services

    Ha DH

    Spencer AJ

    Chartier A

    Development and testing of Caries Risk Assessment Tool (C-RAT)



    Australian Dental Research Foundation

    Ha DH

    Slade GD

    Spencer AJ

    Caries risk assessment in South Australian School Dental Services



    Australian Dental Research Foundation

    Do LG

    Slade GD

    Ha DH

    Spencer AJ

    Validation of a Vietnamese version of the Oral Health Impact Profile


  • Publications



    1.      MEJIA GC & HA DH (2011). Dental caries trends in Australian school children. Aust Dent J 56(2): 227–230.

    2.      DO LG, SPENCER AJ, HA HD, SLADE GD, ROBERTS-THOMSON KF. Trend of income-related inequality of child oral health in Australia. J Dent Research 2010; 89: 959-964.

    3.      DO LG, SPENCER AJ, HA HD. Association between Dental Caries and Fluorosis among South Australian Children. Caries Res 2009;43:366-373.

    4.      DO LG, SPENCER AJ, ROBERTS-THOMSON K, HA HD, TRAN VT, TRINH DH. Smoking as a risk indicator for periodontitis among Vietnamese middle-aged population. Community Dent Oral Epidemiol, 2003; 31 (6): 437-446.

    5.      DO LG, SPENCER AJ, ROBERTS-THOMSON K, HA HD, TRAN VT, TRINH DH. Periodontal disease among Vietnamese middle-aged population. J Int Acad Periodontol. 2003; 5(3): 77-84

    6.      MCINTYRE J, WILLIAMS P, HA HD, NAJEE S, ANH VT, IVANOW G, NGO H, FRASER M. Rice as a vehicle for dietary fluoride uptake. Gen Dent. 2001 Nov-Dec;49(6):604-7.


    1.      HA DH, ROBERTS-THOMSON KF, ARMFIELD JM (2011). The Child Dental Health Surveys Australia, 2005 and 2006. Dental Statistics and Research series no.54. Cat.no.DEN213. Canberra: AIHW

    2.      HA DH, AMARASENA N AND CROCOMBE L (2013). The dental health of Australia’s children by remoteness: Child Dental Health Survey Australia 2009. Dental Statistics and Research Series no. 63. Cat no. DEN 223. Canberra: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (in press).

    3.      MEJIA GC, AMARASENA N, HA DH, ROBERTS-THOMSON KF & ELLERSHAW AC (2012). Child Dental Health Survey Australia 2007: 30-year trends in child oral health. Dental Statistics and Research series no. 60. Cat. no. DEN 217. Canberra: AIHW

    4.      AMARASENA N AND HA DH (2012). Fissure sealant use among children attending school dental services: Child Dental Health Survey Australia 2008. Dental Statistics and Research series no. 59. Cat. no. DEN 220. Canberra: AIHW.



    1.      HA DH (2011). Dental decay among Australian children. Research report series no. 53. Cat. no. DEN 210. Canberra: AIHW.

    2.      HA DH, SPENCER AJ. Dental satisfaction survey. Hospital Contribution Fund. Sydney 2005.

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