John G. Virag

John G. Virag

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name: John Virag DMD, MSD

Title: Clinical Associate Professor

Current Position: Discipline Coordinator Periodontology

Phone: 502-852-1262

Fax: 502-852-1317

E-mail: jgvira01@louisville.edu

Background

MSD Periodontology, University of Minnesota, 1988

DMD University of Kentucky, 1984

BA University of Denver, 1980

Licensure
Kentucky: License for General Dentistry

Research Interests: Genetic influence on Periodontal Disease states

Teaching Activities

Course Director:

1)    Periodontology ll (D2)

2)    Clinical Periodontology (D3 and D4)

3)    Clinical Preventive Dentistry  (D3 and D4)

4)    Periodontology Seminar for Post-Grad General Practice Residency

Course Participation

Course Director/ Primary Lecturer for Didactic Courses a) D2 Periodontology ll and b) Seminar in Periodontology GPR program.

Course Director for the Clinical oriented courses of a) Clinical Periodontology and b) Clinical Preventive Dentistry.

Service

1)    Clinical Operations and Patient Care Committee

2)    Student Progress and Promotion Committee

3)    Vice – Chair Executive Faculty Assembly Committee

 

Honors and Awards

2007 American Academy of Periodontology Outstanding Teaching and Mentoring in Periodontics

2008 American Academy of Periodontology Outstanding Teaching and Mentoring in Periodontics

2010 American Academy of Periodontology Outstanding Teaching and Mentoring in Periodontics

 

 

Support Staff

Carrie Blissett, Executive Secretary - 502-852-6928