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Joseph                         Gambacorta

Joseph E. Gambacorta 

Department of Restorative Dentistry

Clinical Instructor

 

Education and Training:
  • Residency, University at Buffalo, Millard Fillmore Hospital (1994)
  • DDS, Dentistry, University at Buffalo (1993)
  • BA, Biological Sciences, University at Buffalo (1989)
Employment:
  • Assistant Dean for Clinical Affairs, SUNY at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine (2012-present)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Restorative Dentistry, University at Buffalo (2006-present)
  • Dentist, Private Practice, Joseph E. Gambacorta, DDS (1994–2012)
  • Clinical Instructor, Restorative Dentistry, University at Buffalo (2002–2006)
  • Staff Dentist, Newfane Inter-Community Hospital (1999–2003)
  • Staff Dentist, Niagara Falls Memorial Hospital (1996–1999)
  • Staff Dentist, Erie County Department of Health (1994–1995)
Awards and Honors:
  • William M. Feagans, D.D.S, Outstanding Teaching Award (2016)
  • Friend of Educational Opportunity Center Service Award (2016)
  • Fellowship American College of Dentists Honor (2016)
  • American College of Dentists Fellowship (2014)
  • William H. Feagans, D.D.S. Teaching Award (2010)
  • New York Society of Oral Maxillofacial Surgeons Outstanding Senior Award (1993)


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Professional Memberships:
  • New York State Dental Association NYSDA; Chair Council on Membership & Communication (2016–present)
  • Eighth District Dental Society Foundation; Board Member (2016–present)
  • American Board of Dental Examiners-ADEX; Patient Ethics Advisory Committee (2016–present)
  • Commission on Dental Competency Assessments-CDCA; Examiner (2015–present)
  • Educational Opportunity Center (EOC); Member Dental Assisting Advisory Board (2015–present)
  • New York State Dental Association NYSDA; Vice-Chair Council on Membership & Communication (2014–2016)
  • Eighth District Dental Society; Mentoring Program Committee Member (2012–present)
  • Eighth District Dental Society; Chair-Council on Membership and Communications (2010–present)
  • Eighth District Dental Society; Strategic Planning Committee Member (2010–present)
Presentations:
  • "The Evolution of the Patient Centered -CIF" Educators Conference, Commission on Dental Competency Assessments-CDCA, Commission on Dental Competency Assessments-CDCA (2017)
  • "The Role of the Patient Centered Curriculum Integrated Format (CIF) in a National Exam for Dentistry" House of Representatives Meeting Chicago, Illinois, American Board of Dental Examiners, American Board of Dental Examiners-ADEX (2016)
  • "Patient Centered Curriculum Intergrated Format (CIF) Buffalo Model" Educators Conference Baltimore, Maryland, Commission on Dental Competency Assessments-CDCA, Commission on Dental Competency Assessments-CDCA (2016)
  • "Influence of Three Teaching Methodologies in Development of Psychomotor Skills" 2016 ADEA Annual Session and Exhibition, ADEA, ADEA (2016)
  • "The Curriculum Intgrated Format in Action:The Buffalo Model" 2016 ADEA Annual Session and Exhibition, ADEA, ADEA (2016)
  • "The Buffalo Model:2015 Review and 2016 Next Steps" Annual Meeting Orlando, Florida, Commission on Dental Competency Assessments-CDCA, Commission on Dental Competency Assessments-CDCA (2016)
  • "Annual Session" American Association of Dental Boards-AADB, American Association- The Buffalo Model, American Association (2015)
  • "University of Minnesota School of Dentistry" University of Minnesota School of Dentistry, University of Minnesota School of Dentistry, The Buffalo Model (2015)
  • "The Buffalo Model" Division of Restorative Dentistry, Division of Restorative Dentistry, University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medcine (2015)
  • "The Buffalo Model-Dental Licensure" Educators Conference, Commission on Dental Competency Assessments-CDCA, Commission on Dental Competency Assessments-CDCA (2015)
  • "Commission on Dental Competency Assessments - CDCA"
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Service Activities:
  • American Board of Dental Examiners-ADEX Patient Ethics Advisory Committee; Examiner (2016–present)
  • Eighth District Dental Society Foundation Board Member; Board Member (2016–present)
  • New York State Dental Association NYSDA; Hair Council on Membership & Communication; Chair (2016–present)
  • BOCA International Mission - Senegal; School Representative (2015)
  • Remote Area Medical-(RAM) Staff:Chios, Greece; Remote Area Medical-(RAM) Staff:Chios, Greece; Clinical Staff (2015)
  • Commission on Dental Competency Assessments-CDCA; Examiner; Examiner (2015–present)
  • Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) - Dental Assisting Advisory Board; Member (2015–present)
  • BOCA International Mission - Senegal; School Representative (2014)
  • New York State Dental Association (NYSDA) - Membership & Communication Council; Vice-Chair (2014–present)
  • BOCA International Mission - Dominican Republic; School Representative (2013)
  • BOCA International Mission - Fiji; School Representative (2013)
  • BOCA International Mission - Fiji; UB School of Dental Medicine; School Representative (2012)
  • BOCA RAM Domestic Mission, Knoxville, TN; UB School of Dental Medicine; Clinical Staff (2012–present)
  • Eighth District Dental Society - Mentoring Program; Committee Member (2012–present)
  • BOCA International Mission - Tonga; UB Dental School; School Representative (2011)
  • SUNY @ Buffalo School of Dental Medicine, Voting Faculty; UB School of Dental Medicine; Secretary (2011–2012)
  • BOCA Interim Director (2011)
  • BOCA Co-Faculty Director (2011–present)
  • Remote Area Medical, Knoxville, TN; Clinical Staff (2010)
  • Eighth District Dental Society - Strategic Planning; Committee Member (2010)
  • UB -SDM Financial Literary Club; Advisor (2010–present)
  • SUNY @ Buffalo School of Dental Medicine, Voting Faculty; Chair (2010–2011)
  • Eighth District Dental Society - Membership & Communications Council; Chairman, Membership & Communications Council; Chair (2010–present)
  • Remote Area Medical Knoxville, TN; Clinical Staff (2009)
  • BOCA International Mission - Vietnam; UB Dental School; School Representative (2009)
  • St. Joseph‘s Collegiate Institute, Science Committee; Volunteer (2009–present)
  • Camp College Charity Bike Ride; Buffalo to New York City; Volunteer (2009)
  • Remote Area Medical, Knoxville, TN; Clinical Staff (2009)
  • Dental Volunteers of Israel; Worked in Pediatric Clinic in Jerusalem, Israel; Clinical Staff (2009)
  • BOC International Mission - Israel, Jerusalem; School Representative (2008)
  • Buffalo Hockey Experience: Museum; President (2008–present)
  • BOCA International Mission - Ghana, West Africa; UB School of Dental Medicine; School Representative (2006)

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Contact Information

Amherst,
Email: jeg9@buffalo.edu

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