Judith Haber, Ph.D., A.P.R.N., B.C., F.A.A.N.
Dr. Haber is the NYU leader of interprofessional education and practice, with a special focus on oral-systemic health, collaborating with interprofessional partners at NYU College of Dentistry and School of Medicine where co-chairs the NYU Interprofessional Research, Education and Practice (IPREP) Steering Committee. She is the Executive Director of a national nursing oral health initiative, the Oral Health Nursing Education Practice (OHNEP) Program, funded by the DentaQuest and Arcora Foundations, and the Principal Investigator on the HRSA-funded program, Teaching Oral-Systemic Health (TOSH). Dr. Haber is the lead author of the landmark (2015) AJPH publication, Putting the Mouth Back in the Head: HEENT to HEENOT.
Dr. Haber is a member of the Steering Committee of the National Interprofessional Initiative on Oral Health (NIIOH) and was a member of the HRSA Expert Panel that developed the 2014 Interprofessional Oral Health Core Competencies for Primary Care Providers. She is a member of the Technical Expert Panel that developed the 2015 Qualis Health White Paper, Oral Health: An Essential Component of Primary Care. Dr. Haber was a member of: the Pacific Dental Services Oral-Systemic Health Advisory Board and the Patient Centered Primary Care Collaborative (PCPCC) National Steering Committee on Shared Principles. She is a member of the DentaQuest Institute More Cares Program National Advisory Committee and the New York State Nurse Family Partnership Advisory Board and was recently appointed to the HHS Committee to document progress in oral health since the 2000 Surgeon General’s Report on Oral Health. Dr. Haber received the 2017 Health Equity Hero Award from the DentaQuest Foundation.