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October 4, 2019

Denise Messina, BS, MDH, Joins College Faculty

Denise M. Messina, BSDH, MDH

Ms. Denise Messina, formerly an associated clinical faculty member in the Division of Dental Hygiene, assumed a new role on August 12th as an Assistant Professor-Clinical.

An Ohio State alumna, Ms. Messina earned a Bachelor of Science degree in education and a Master of Dental Hygiene degree. Her previous professional roles include serving as an adjunct faculty member at Cuyahoga Community College, and as a lecturer and director of a course on general and oral histopathology. She has also been a practicing dental hygienist since 1988. 

Ms. Messina's role in the division focuses on  didactic and clinical instruction for dental hygiene students, as well as enhancing curriculum development.