kathryn-p-bell, RDH, MS
Kathryn Bell graduated with a BS degree in Dental Hygiene in 2006 and a MS degree in Dental Hygiene Education in 2010 from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She is an Associate Professor in the school of Dental Hygiene Studies at Pacific University in Hillsboro, Oregon, where she teaches dental science, periodontics, pain management, dental public health, and dental research. She is a member of Sigma Phi Alpha, the American Dental Hygienists’ Association, and the American Dental Education Association. Her research interests include practice trends in clinical dental hygiene and the changing landscape of dental hygiene education.