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Jose Luis Tapia 

Department of Oral Diagnostic Sciences

Clinical Assitant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus

Oral Pathology

 

Education and Training:
  • DDS, State University of New York at Buffalo (2012)
  • Cert, Oral Pathology, State University of New York at Buffalo (2003)
  • MS, Oral Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo (2003)
  • Cert, Oral Pathology, National Autonomous University of Mexico (1995)
  • DDS, National Autonomous University of Mexico (1992)
Employment:
  • Assistant Professor, Oral Diagnostic Sciences, University at Buffalo (2008-present)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Oral Diagnostic Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo (2005–2008)
  • Professor, Department of Oral Pathology, Faculty of Odontology, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico (2004–2005)
  • Associate Director, Oral Biopsy Service, Division of Post-graduate Studies and Research, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Faculty of Odontology, Mexico (2004–2005)
  • Director, Advanced Education Program in Oral Pathology, Division of Post-graduate Studies and Research, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Faculty of Odontology, Mexico (2004–2005)
  • Associate Director, Clinical Oral Pathology, Division of Post-graduate Studies and Research, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Faculty of Odontology, Mexico (2004–2005)
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Histology, Embryology and Genetics, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Faculty of Odontology, Mexico (2003–2005)
  • Clinical Instructor, Oral Medicine, Oral Diagnostic Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine (2002–2003)
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Histology, Embryology and Genetics, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Faculty of Odontology, Mexico (1995–2000)
Awards and Honors:
  • The Alan J. Gross Award for Excellence in Teaching (2009)
  • The Alan J. Gross Award for Excellence in Teaching (2007)
  • The William M. Feagans Postgraduate Scholarship (2003)
  • CONACyT Scholarship, 2000 - 2003 (2000)
  • "Gabino-Barreda" Medal (1994)
  • Graduation with Honors (1993)
  • Student Research Award (1992)
  • UUP (Grand) Professional Development Award Program

Grants and Sponsored Research:
  • January 2007–January 2007
    The Evaluation of Salivary Flow Rates Elicited by Five Different Commercially Available Chewing Gums
    Role: Contributor

Journal Articles:
Books and Book Chapters:
  • Aguirre A, Tapia JL, Nisengard R. Desquamative Gingivitis (chapter). Carranza's Clinical Periodontology. 11th. Edition. 2012.
  • Auirre, A Tapia, JL Nisengard, RL. Desquamative Gingivitis. Carranza‘s Clinical Periodontology. 2011.
  • Aguirre A, Tapia J. Selected soft and hard tissue lesions with periodontal relevance. Periodontics: Medicine, Surgery and Implants. 2006.
Abstracts:
  • Munoz C, Andreana S, Magnuszewski T, Tapia J. Effect of Exposure to Dental Curing Lights on Soft Tissue. J Dent Res. 2009; 88.
  • Musa N, Suresh L, Tapia JL, Hatton MN, Aguirre A. Suppurative stomatitis glandularis. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2003; 95.
Evaluative Studies and Case Reports:

Professional Memberships:
  • American Dental Education Association (2007–present)
  • Hispanic Dental Association (2006–present)
  • Eastern Society of Teachers of Oral Pathology (2005–present)
  • American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology (2000–present)
Presentations:
  • ". Oral linear epidermal nevus: A case report and review of the literature" Annual Meeting, American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology (2017)
  • "Neuromatous Odontogenic Osseous Hamartoma of the Gingiva" Annual Meeting, American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology (2017)
  • "Neuromatous Odontogenic Osseous Hamartoma of the Gingiva" , University at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine (2017)
  • "White Sponge Nevus: A report of four-generations" , Faculty of Odontology, National Autonomous University of Mexico (2017)
  • "White Sponge Nevus: A report of four-generations" , University at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine (2017)
  • "White Sponge Nevus: A report of four-generations" Annual Meeting, American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology (2017)
  • "Oral linear epidermal nevus: A case report and review of the literature" , Faculty of Odontology, National Autonomous (2016)
  • "Oral linear epidermal nevus: A case report and review of the literature" , University at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine (2016)
  • "Oral Pathology" , National Autonomous University of Mexico, Department of Continuing Education, Faculty of Odontology (2015)
  • "Making Sense of Soft and Hard Tissue Pathology" , State University of New York at Buffalo, Continuing Dental Education, School of Dental Medicine (2014)
  • "Current Concepts in Oral Pathology" , State University of New York at Buffalo, Continuing Dental Education, School of Dental Medicine (2014)
  • "Direct Immunofluorescence and Oral Lesions" , National Autonomous University of Mexico, Department of Continuing Education, Faculty of Odontology (2014)
  • "Symposium of Clinical Oral Pathology" , National Autonomous University of Mexico, Department of Continuing Education, Faculty of Odontology (2012)
  • "Assessing Oral Lesions & Promoting Smoking Cessation" Buffalo Niagara Dental Meeting, University at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine (2012)
  • "Dental Research" XIX National and VIII Iberoamerican Meeting on Dental Research (2011)
  • "New Frontiers in Oral Pathology - The ontology initiative" FDI Science Committee Session-New frontiers in global science., FDI World Dental Federation (2011)
  • "Terminological Discrepancies in Oral Cancer: an Ontological Approach." Seminar IADR, International Association of Dental Research, IADR General Session (2011)
  • "Soft Tissue Classifications on Panoramic Radiographs”, “Bisphosphonate-Associated Osteonecrosis of the jaw”, “Oral Pathology" Oral Pathology Meeting, Department of Continuing Education, Faculty of Odontology, National Autonomous University of Mexico (2010)
  • "Ontology and Oral Pathology" Seminar Series, School of Dental Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo, Oral Diagnostic Department (2010)
  • "Oral Pathology" Congreso Nacional e Internacional de Posgrado e Investigación Odontológica, Autonomous University of Baja California, Faculty of Odontology (2008)
  • "Symposium of Clinical Oral Pathology" Clinical Pathological Conference, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Department of Continuing Education, Faculty of Odontology (2007)
  • "Oral Pathology" First Meeting of Senior Dental Students, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Faculty of Odontology (2005)
  • "Early Detection of Oral Cancer" Sponsored by the Department of continuing Education, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Faculty of Odontology (2005)
  • "Clinical Oral Pathology" Sponsored by the Department of Continuing Education, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Faculty of Odontology (2004)
  • "Clinical Pathology Section" Sponsored by the Department of Continuing Education, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Faculty of Odontology (2004)
  • "Pediatric Oral Pathology" Sponsored by the Department of Continuing Education, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Division of Post-graduate Studies and Research, Faculty of Odontology (2004)
  • "Oral Pathology" I Congress of Odontological Specialties, Distrito Federal Dental Associations (2004)
  • "Salivary Gland Tumors" Sponsored by the Department of Continuing Education, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Faculty of Odontology (2004)
  • "HIV and Oral Pathology" Sponsored by Dental School, Autonomous University of Tlaxcala, Autonomous University of Tlaxcala (2000)
  • "Oral Cancer" Odontology First Level of Treatment, Juarez Hospital, Health Secretary (2000)
  • "Oral Manifestations of HIV" I Medical-Stomatological Meeting, National Autonomous University of Mexico, General Hospital, S.S.A. (1999)
  • "Oral Pathology" Sponsored by Division of Post-graduate Studies and Research, Faculty of Odontology, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Autonomous University "Benito Juarez" of Oaxaca (1999)
  • "Oral Manifestations of Diabetic Patients" Sponsored by Diabetic Groups from Oaxaca and Mexico City (1999)
  • "Oral Manifestations of HIV" III Dental Meeting, Faculty of Odontology, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Health Secretary, National Hemeopathic Hospital (1998)
  • "Oral Pathology" Sponsored by National Autonomous University of Mexico Continuing Education, Faculty of Odontology, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Department of Continuing Education (1998)
  • "Oral Manifestations of HIV" Oral Medicine Seminar, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Faculty of Odontology (1998)
  • "Latino-American Oral Pathology" Sponsored by National Autonomous University of Mexico Continuing Education, Faculty of Odontology, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Department of Continuing Education (1997)
  • "Oral Pathology" Medical Dental Pharmacology Seminar, Degree Seminary, 19 Promotion, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Faculty of Odontology (1997)
  • "Oral Pathology" Oral Pathology Seminar, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Faculty of Odontology (1997)
  • "Oral Pathology" Oral Pathology Seminary, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Faculty of Odontology (1996)
  • "Oral Pathology" Medical Dental Pharmacology Seminar, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Faculty of Odontology (1996)
  • "Oral Pathology" Monographic Course, General Hospital "Milpa Alta", Continuing Dental Education (1996)
  • "Genetics" Sponsored by Autonomous University of Hidalgo, Autonomous University of Hidalgo, Dental School (1996)
  • "Oral Pathology" Oral Pathology Seminar, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Faculty of Odontology (1996)
  • "Oral Biopsies" Oral Pathology Seminar, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Faculty of Odontology (1996)
  • "Oral Pathology" Oral Pathology Seminar, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Faculty of Odontology (1996)
  • "Oral Pathology" Oral Pathology Seminar, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Faculty of Odontology (1995)
  • "Inhibition of Osteoclastic Activity in Periapical Lesions Using a Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drug" VI National Congress of Dental Post-Graduate Students, Faculty of Odontology, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Division of Post-graduate Studies and Research (1994)
  • "Fluoride and Caries" Sponsored by Conasupo, State of Mexico (1990)
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Service Activities:
  • School of Dental Medicine Curriculum Committee; Member (2011)
  • School of Dental Medicine Ad Hoc Committee; Member (2000)
  • Av Subcomitte-Scientific Program - American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology; Member (2011–present)
  • Nomination Committee, American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology; Member (2010–2011)
  • Oral Diseases; Ad Hoc Reviewer (2009–present)
  • Long Range Planning Committee, American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology; Member (2006–2009)
  • Journal of Mexican Odontology; Board Member (2006–present)
  • Quintessence International; Ad Hoc Reviewer (2006–present)
  • Editorial board of the Journal of Mexican Odontology; Member (2004–present)

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Contact Information

Squire Hall
Room 355
3435 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14214
Phone: (716) 829-2538
Fax: (716) 829-3554
Email: jltapia2@buffalo.edu


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