June 7, 2019

Kim Hammersmith, DDS, MPH, MS, Takes On New Role in College

Kim Hammersmith, DDS, MPH, MS

As of July 1, Dr. Kim Hammersmith will assume a new role in the College of Dentistry and at Nationwide Children's Hospital as Director of the Advanced Education Program in Pediatric Dentistry.  

Dr. Hammersmith earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery and Master of Public Health degrees from the University of North Carolina, after which she completed a specialty residency in pediatric dentistry at Nationwide Children's Hospital and was awarded a Master of Science degree from the College of Dentistry. In May 2016, she began serving as the Outreach Coordinator at Nationwide Children's Hospital and as an adjunct Assistant Professor in the Division of Pediatric Dentistry in the college.

As a clinical faculty member and program director in the college, Dr. Hammersmith will provide instruction for pre-doctoral students and pediatric dentistry residents, while also caring directly for pediatric dental patients and supporting outreach activities in the community.