"elaine haase"

Elaine M. Haase  PhD

Department of Oral Biology

Research Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus

Microbiology; Oral Biology

Faculty Research Profile




Professional Memberships:

  • American Dental Education Association Professional Membership (2006)
  • International/American Association for Dental Research Professional Membership. (1996)
  • American Society for Microbiology Professional Membership (1988)
  • American Society for Clinical Pathologists (1975-2001)


  • So what is so interesting about amylase-binding Streptococci?, WNY AADR, AADR (2015)
  • Transcriptional changes of Streptococcus gordonii amylase-binding protein (abpA) mutant in TSBY medium, Gordon Conference, Salve Regina University (2013)
  • Studies of the Flp Locus of Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans, Seminar Series, University of Southern California (2003)

Service Activities:

  • St. Christopher Church, Religious Education; Office assistant for religious education classes. Assist in attendance, answering phone, and other needed tasks. Volunteer at annual Summerfest celebration.; Volunteer (2002)
  • Western New York American Society for Microbiology; Current member of the WNY ASM executive committee. Served as Secretary-Treasurer for 3 years, president-elect 1 year, president 1 year, past president for 3 years.; Committee Member (2000)
  • Laboratory Assistant; Laboratory Assistant for the summer program for Ernest Witebsky Center for Immunology.; Volunteer (1988-1988)