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Debbie Bauman

  • Debbie Bauman
  • Assistant Dean
  • Health Sciences
  • 2005 Health Sciences Bldg
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-6079
  • dbauman@odu.edu
  • Debbie Bauman graduated from the Dental Assisting Program at Old Dominion University in 1978, the Dental Hygiene Program in 1980 and the Master’s Degree Program in 1982. She has been teaching dental assistants and dental hygienists ever since. She currently serves as Assistant Dean of the College of Health Sciences formally as Chair of the School of Dental Hygiene, which received full accreditation in 2007. She has authored the textbook chapter on “Persons with Diabetes Mellitus” in Dental Hygiene Theory and Practice by Darby and Walsh, coauthored the text Case Studies in Dental Hygiene,1st edition and numerous journal articles. Ms. Bauman traveled on two dental mission trips to Leon, Nicaragua with the Norfolk –based international organization, Physicians For Peace, where she was involved in starting a dental assistant education program at the University of Leon.
  • Education

    Old Dominion University, 1982
    Major: Dental Hygiene Education
    Degree: M.S.
    Old Dominion University, 1980
    Major: Dental Hygiene
    Degree: B.S.
    Old Dominion University, 1978
    Major: Dental Assisting
    Degree: Certificate
  • Research Interests

    Diabetes and Oral Health, Dental Hygiene Educational Methodology
  • Licensures and Certifications

    Local Anesthesia & Nitrous Oxide Administration Certificate
    Sponsoring Organization: Old Dominion University
    Date Obtained: 2008-05-15
    CPR
    Sponsoring Organization: American Red Cross
    Date Obtained: 2013-01-01
    Expiration Date: 2015-12-31
    License to Practice Dental Hygiene
    Sponsoring Organization: Pennsylvania Board of Dentistry
    Date Obtained: 1984-01-01
    Expiration Date: 2012-03-31
    License to Practice Dental Hygiene
    Sponsoring Organization: Virginia Board of Dentistry
    Date Obtained: 1982-01-01
    Expiration Date: 2012-03-31
  • 2012: 30 Years of Service Award, Old Dominion University
  • 2009: Commissioner, Hospital Authority of Norfolk, Lake Taylor Transitional Care Hospital, City of Norfolk
  • 2002: 20 Years of Service Award, Old Dominion University
  • 2000: Outstanding Faculty Member, Who Who's Student
  • 1999: Outstanding Faculty Member, Who Who's Student
  • 1998: Membership in Alpha Eta, Society for Allied Health
  • 1994: Outstanding Faculty Member, Who Who's Student
  • 1991: Membership in Omicron Delta Kappa, National Honor Society
  • 1991: Outstanding Faculty Member, Who Who's Student
  • 1986: Membership in Sigma Phi Alpha, National Dental Hygiene Honor Society
  • 1982: Tuition Grant, Old Dominion University
  • 1981: Graduate Teaching Assistant, Old Dominion University
  • 1980: Graduating Teaching Assistant, Old Domion University
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    The Oral Health Status of Individuals on Renal Dialysis and Renal Transplant Recipients Undergoing Immunosuppressive Therapy
    Sponsoring Organization: Life Net
    Date: 1995 - 1996
    Awarding Organization: Old Dominion University
    Investigators:Bauman, D. B.; Naugle, K.; Diaz, C.; Darby, M.
    Allied Health Careers Opportunity Program (AHCOP)
    Sponsoring Organization: Department of Health and Human Services
    Date: August, 1986 - August, 1987
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Bauman, D. B.; Sanchez-Hulces, J.; Coleman, F.
    Clinical Effect of Daily Toothbrushing with 0.4% SnF2, 0.22% NaF and Fluoride-Free Gel on the Presence of Gingivitis, Gingival Bleeding Upon Probing and Supragingival Dental Plaque.
    Sponsoring Organization: Oral B Laboratories
    Date: 1985 - 1986
    Awarding Organization: Private
    Investigators:Bauman, D. B.
    Allied Health Careers Opportunity Program (AHCOP)
    Sponsoring Organization: Department of Health and Human Services
    Date: August, 1985 - August, 1986
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Bauman, D. B.; Sanchez-Hucles, J.; Coleman, F.
    Clinical effect of Daily Toothbrushing with 0.4% SnF2 0.22% NaF and Fluoride-Free Gel on the Presence of Gingivitis, Gingival Bleeding Upon Probing and Supragingival Dental Plaque
    Date: August 1, 1985 - August 30, 1986
    Awarding Organization: Old Dominion University
    Investigators:Bauman, D. B.
    Allied Health Careers Opportunity Program (AHCOP)
    Sponsoring Organization: Department of Health and Human Services
    Date: August, 1984 - August, 1985
    Awarding Organization: Old Dominion University
    Investigators:Bauman, D. B.; Sanchez-Hucles, J.; Coleman, F.