Cataldo Leone, DMD, DMSc
Dean ad interim
Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine

CAGS-Certificate of Advanced Graduate St, Harvard University
DMSc, Harvard University
DMD, University of Pittsburgh

Current teaching-related interests are focused on curriculum design, educational outcomes, and assessment of institutional effectiveness. Related professional service includes major national appointments: 1) Commissioner, ADA Joint Commission on National Dental Examinations (JCNDE) [2016-2020 (Vice-chair 2018-2019; Chair 2019-2020)]; 2) Curriculum Consultant/Site Visitor, ADA Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) [2014-present]; and 3) Consultant (Periodontics), ADA Council on Scientific Affairs (CSA) [2019-2020]. Grant support has included NIH/NIDCR short-term research funding for women and minority dental students.

Current research-related interests are focused on understanding the risk factors associated with oral conditions as well as evaluating the results of clinical treatments. Past research involved basic science investigations in proteoglycan structure-function important in epithelial cell biology, and immune and wound healing mechanisms relevant in oral health and disease. Grant support has included NIH/NIDCR funding as PI, Co-I, and consultant.

Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine

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Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine
Molecular & Cell Biology

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Boston University School of Medicine, Graduate Medical Sciences

Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.

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  1. Alshihayb TS, Kaye EA, Zhao Y, Leone CW, Heaton B. A quantitative bias analysis to assess the impact of unmeasured confounding on associations between diabetes and periodontitis. J Clin Periodontol. 2021 01; 48(1):51-60.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33031608
  2. Alshihayb TS, Kaye EA, Zhao Y, Leone CW, Heaton B. The impact of periodontitis exposure misclassification bias from partial-mouth measurements on association with diabetes and cardiovascular disease. J Clin Periodontol. 2020 12; 47(12):1457-1465.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32990981
  3. Davies TA, Kaye E, Stahlberger M, Abbas M, Sarkis C, Reed L, Dunham L, Schreiber BM, Leone C, Mascarenhas AK. Improving Diversity of Dental Students Through the Boston University Master's of Oral Health Sciences Postbaccalaureate Program. J Dent Educ. 2019 Mar; 83(3):287-295.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30692183
  4. Hoskin ER, Johnsen DC, Saksena Y, Horvath Z, de Peralta T, Fleisher N, Marshall TA, Leone C. Dental Educators' Perceptions of Educational Learning Domains. J Dent Educ. 2019 Jan; 83(1):79-87.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30600253
  5. Alsulaiman AA, Kaye E, Jones J, Cabral H, Leone C, Will L, Garcia R. Incisor malalignment and the risk of periodontal disease progression. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 2018 Apr; 153(4):512-522.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29602343
  6. Alshouibi EN, Kaye EK, Cabral HJ, Leone CW, Garcia RI. Vitamin D and periodontal health in older men. J Dent Res. 2013 Aug; 92(8):689-93.View Related Profiles. PMID: 23788610; PMCID: PMC3711572; DOI: 10.1177/0022034513495239;
  7. Brugnami F, Caiazzo A, Leone C . Review of intraoral harvesting for bone augmentation: Selection criteria, alternative sites, and case report. Compendium of Continuing Education in Dentistry. 2010; 31(7).
  8. Brugnami F, Caiazzo A, Leone C. Local intraoral autologous bone harvesting for dental implant treatment: alternative sources and criteria of choice. Keio J Med. 2009 Mar; 58(1):24-8. PMID: 19398881
  9. Kayal RA, Tsatsas D, Bauer MA, Allen B, Al-Sebaei MO, Kakar S, Leone CW, Morgan EF, Gerstenfeld LC, Einhorn TA, Graves DT. Diminished bone formation during diabetic fracture healing is related to the premature resorption of cartilage associated with increased osteoclast activity. J Bone Miner Res. 2007 Apr; 22(4):560-8.View Related Profiles. PMID: 17243865; PMCID: PMC3109431; DOI: 10.1359/jbmr.070115;
  10. Leone CW, Bokhadhoor H, Kuo D, Desta T, Yang J, Siqueira MF, Amar S, Graves DT. Immunization enhances inflammation and tissue destruction in response to Porphyromonas gingivalis. Infect Immun. 2006 Apr; 74(4):2286-92.View Related Profiles. PMID: 16552059; PMCID: PMC1418897; DOI: 10.1128/IAI.74.4.2286-2292.2006;
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100 E. Newton St Goldman SDM
Boston MA 02118
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