Dr Mehrsa Zakershahrak

Dr Mehrsa Zakershahrak
 Position PhD Candidate
 Org Unit ARCPOH
 Email mehrsa.zakershahrak@adelaide.edu.au
 Location Floor/Room 9 ,  Adelaide Health and Medical Sciences ,   North Terrace
  • Biography/ Background

    Mehrsa finished her dental school in 2014 with D.D.S (Doctor of Dental Surgery) degree in Dentistry.

    Dr. Mehrsa Zakershahrak is currently a Ph.D. candidate under the supervision of Prof. David Brennan and Dr. Dandara Haag at the University of Adelaide, Dental school, ARCPOH. Her research mainly focuses on the Psychosocial and Socioeconomic Determinants of Oral Health.

  • Awards & Achievements

    Adelaide scholarships international

  • Research Interests

    - Oral health

    - Public oral health

    - Patient-reported outcome measures

    - Psychosocial and socio-economic factors interactions with oral and dental health and health outcomes

    - Dental and oral health promotion interventions (community-based and evidence-based)

    - Preventive dental care and dentistry

    - Head and neck cancers, oral cancers, treatments and patient managements

    - Cancer cell biology, Integrins in head and neck cancers

    - Low-level laser therapy in dentistry

    - Postoperative pain and swelling management

    - Endodontic treatment

    - Autogenous tooth transplantation

    - HIV /AIDS (stigma and discrimination)

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Entry last updated: Tuesday, 18 Feb 2020

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