|DrPH||Epidemiology||University of Michigan School of Public Health in 1991|
|Dental Public Health||Department of Veterans Affairs|
|DMD||Dentistry||University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine in 1982|
|MS||Environmental Health||University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health in 1978|
2009 - present
|Professor, Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI), University of Pittsburgh|
2001 - present
|Director, Center for Oral Health Research in Appalachia, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pittsburgh|
1999 - present
|Faculty Associate, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine|
1994 - present
|Chairman, Department of Dental Public Health, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pittsburgh|
|04/1/2011 - 03/31/2013|
NIDCR 1 R03 DE021425
Statistical Modeling and Genetic Epidemiology of Dental Caries in GWAS Analysis
|12/1/2010 - 11/30/2012|
NIDCR 1 R21 DE021494
Implementing Research Findings and Evidence-Based Interventions into Real-World Dental Practice Settings
|04/1/2010 - 04/1/2015|
Genetic Factors Contributing to Oral Health Disparities in Appalachia: Extension w/ Funding
|2011 - 2012||DENT 5146||Cariology 2|
|2011 - 2012||CDENT 5142||Evidence Based Dentistry 2|
|2010 - 2012||DENT 5114||Cariology 1|
|2009 - 2012||DENT 5116||Evidence Based Dentistry 1|
2011 - 2013
Chairman, ADA Professional Topical Fluoride Recommendation Review Panel
2010 - 2011
Member, Institute of Medicine Committee (Oral Health Initiative)
2009 - present
Member, ADA Public Health Advisory Board (CAPIR Council)
2009 - 2012
Member, National Institutes of Health National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Advisory Dental and Craniofacial Research Council
2008 - 2010
Member, American Dental Association, Critical Review Panel Advisory Committee
2008 - present
Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Public Health Dentistry
2007 - present
Member, ADA Advisory Committee Center for Evidence-based Dentistry
Wen A, Goldberg D, Marrs CF, Weyant RJ, Marazita ML, Srinivasan U, Zhang L, Crout R, McNeil DW, Foxman B. Caries resistance as a function of age in an initially caries-free population. Journal of dental research. 2012 Jul;91(7):671-5. PMID:22668596. PMCID:PMC3383851.
Shaffer JR, Wang X, Feingold E, Lee M, Begum F, Weeks DE, Cuenco KT, Barmada MM, Wendell SK, Crosslin DR, Laurie CC, Doheny KF, Pugh EW, Zhang Q, Feenstra B, Geller F, Boyd HA, Zhang H, Melbye M, Murray JC, Weyant RJ, Crout R, McNeil DW, Levy SM, Slayton RL, Willing MC, Broffitt B, Vieira AR, Marazita ML. Genome-wide association scan for childhood caries implicates novel genes. Journal of dental research. 2011 Dec;90(12):1457-62. PMID:21940522. PMCID:PMC3215757.
Geller F, Feenstra B, Zhang H, Shaffer JR, Hansen T, Esserlind AL, Boyd HA, Nohr EA, Timpson NJ, Fatemifar G, Paternoster L, Evans DM, Weyant RJ, Levy SM, Lathrop M, Smith GD, Murray JC, Olesen J, Werge T, Marazita ML, Sørensen TI, Melbye M. Genome-wide association study identifies four loci associated with eruption of permanent teeth. PLoS genetics. 2011 Sep;7(9):e1002275. PMID:21931568. PMCID:PMC3169538.
Sheiham A, Alexander D, Cohen L, Marinho V, Moysés S, Petersen PE, Spencer J, Watt RG, Weyant R. Global oral health inequalities: task group--implementation and delivery of oral health strategies. Advances in Dental Research. 2011 May;23(2):259-67. PMID:21490238. doi:10.1177/0022034511402084.
Olson JC, Cuff CF, Lukomski S, Lukomska E, Canizales Y, Wu B, Crout RJ, Thomas JG, McNeil DW, Weyant RJ, Marazita ML, Paster BJ, Elliott T. Use of 16S ribosomal RNA gene analyses to characterize the bacterial signature associated with poor oral health in West Virginia. BMC Oral Health. 2011;11(0):7. PMID:21362199. PMCID:PMC3061962.
Wendell S, Wang X, Brown M, Cooper ME, DeSensi RS, Weyant RJ, Crout R, McNeil DW, Marazita ML. Taste genes associated with dental caries. J Dent Res. 2010 Nov;89(11):1198-202. PMID:20858777. PMCID:PMC2954250.
Polk DE, Weyant RJ, Manz MC. Socioeconomic factors in adolescents' oral health: are they mediated by oral hygiene behaviors or preventive interventions? Community Dent Oral Epidemiol. 2010 Feb;38(1):1-9. PMID:19845711.
Weyant R. Paracetamol (acetaminophen) is safe and effective for treatment of postoperative third molar extraction pain. J Evid Based Dent Pract Dec 2009; 9(4): 211-2
Gillette J, Matthews JD, Frantsve-Hawley J, Weyant RJ. The benefits of evidence-based dentistry for the private dental office. Dental Clinics of North America. 2009 Jan;53(1):33-45, viii. PMID:19215742.
Weyant R. Early orthodontic treatment is no more effective in treating prominent upper front teeth (class II malocclusion) than late treatment. J Evid Based Dent Pract Jun 2008; 8(2): 72-3