Kathleen Vergona, PhD

 

Email
kav1@pitt.edu

Phone
412-648-8504

Office
347B Salk Hall
3501 Terrace Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15261

Position
Associate Professor

Department of Oral Biology
School of Dental Medicine

Research Interests

Aging and Oral Health

Recent Publications

Vergona, Kathleen D. “Global Demographic Changes, Economics of Health Care, and their Impact on the Practice of Dentistry”, pgs. 1 – 27, In: Geriatric Dentistry, 5th edition, Abdel Rahim Mohammad, Montrose Publishing Co, Montrose, PA, 2008

Mohammad, Abdel Rahim and Vergona, Kathleen D. “Aging Process”, pgs. 28 – 47, ibid

Mohammad, Abdel Rahim and Vergona, Kathleen D. “ Age-Related Sensory, Cognitive, Personality Changes, Social Environment and their Dental Implications” pgs. 48 – 64,  ibid

Mohammad, Abdel Rahim and Vergona, Kathleen D. “Assessment of Depression, Adult Daily Activities, and Nutrition in the Elderly Patient”, pgs. 65 – 87,  ibid