Patricia Pereira

Patricia Pereira, DDS, PhD

Associate Dean Of Academic Affairs & Clinical Professor

Department: DN-OPERATIVE DIVISION
Business Phone: (352) 273-5950
Business Email: ppereira@dental.ufl.edu

About Patricia Pereira

Dr. Patricia Pereira has a significant educational background. She received her D.D.S. from the University of the Planalto Central, Brasilia, Brazil, in 1993, and received a Ph.D. in Operative Dentistry from Tokyo Medical and Dental University (TMDU), Tokyo, Japan, in 1998. After that, she received a post-doctoral fellowship award in Operative Dentistry for foreign researchers from the Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science from 1998-2000 at TMDU. Patricia later pursued a Certificate in Prosthodontics from 2012-2014 at the Patos de Minas Educational Association in Brazil.

Dr. Pereira is currently a Clinical Professor at the Division of Operative Dentistry, Department of Restorative Dental Sciences, Program Director of the Certificate and Masters in Operative and Esthetic Dentistry, and Associate Dean of Academic Affairs. She has been involved with academia for the past 20 years, having a broad experience in dental education, administration, research, and leadership not only within the United States but also at dental teaching institutions in Brazil and Japan.

Patricia’s involvement in scholarship includes lectures and presentations nationally and internationally, over 90 publications in peer-reviewed journals, serving as a reviewer, editorial board member, or editor for international and national journals, and mentoring graduate students and junior faculty. She is also a member of the American Dental Association and Florida Dental Association, American Association for Dental Research and International Association for Dental Research, the Academy of Operative Dentistry, and the Brazilian Society of Esthetic Dentistry, among others.

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2018-2025
DEN6940 Supervised Teaching
2018-2025
DEN8621L Clin Prosthodontics
2020
DEN7016 Prof Care/Prac Man 2
2019-2020
DEN5502C Cariology Prev Dent
2016-2017,2020
DEN8960L Clinical Examinatio 2
2016-2020,2022-2025,2024-2025
DEN8749L Clin Operative Den 6
2016-2017,2019-2024,2022-2025,2024-2025
DEN7746L Clin Operative Den 3
2018-2025
DEN6971 Research for Master’s Thesis
2018-2021
DEN6905 Individual Study
2015,2018
DEN5404C Den Anat and Stmtgnthcs
2015,2018-2021,2021
DEN7745L Clin Operative Den 2
2015-2016,2018-2021,2021
DEN8748L Clin Operative Den 5
2015-2018
DEN6408C Preclin Operative 3
2018
DEN6302C Intro Cli Diag/Trtmnt
2015-2016,2018-2022,2021-2024
DEN7744L Clin Operative Den 1
2015-2016,2018-2022,2021-2024,2024
DEN8747L Clin Operative Den 4
2015-2017
DEN6407C Preclin Operative 2
2016-2017
DEN5405C Preclin Oper Bio 1
2016
DEN6502 Preventive Dentistry
2016
DEN7961L Clinical Examinaton 1
2021-2025
DEN8290 Special Topics
2021-2022,2024-2025
DEN6508C Essentials of Clinical Care
2021-2022
DEN5505C Introduction to Clinical Care
2022-2025
DEN8515L Practice of Dent-3
2023-2025
DEN6910 Supervised Research

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Dentistry

Research Profile

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

0000-0002-4243-2974

Grants

Sep 2023 ACTIVE
Development of Opportunities for Research (DOOR) in Dental Schools: Future Academic Interdisciplinary Workforce and Collaborators for the National Dental Practice-Based Research Network (PBRN)
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIDCR
Jul 2016 – Jun 2021
AHEC Tobacco Training & Cessation Program
Role: Project Manager
Funding: FL DEPT OF HLTH OFF TOBACCO CONTROL
May 2016 – May 2021
Miscellaneous Donors
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: MISCELLANEOUS DONORS

Education

Certificate in Prosthodontics
2014 · Universidade de Patos de Minas
Post doctoral Fellowship
2000 · Tokyo Medical and Dental University
PhD
1998 · Tokyo Medical and Dental University
DDS
1993 · University of the Central Planalt

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-5950
Emails:
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
PO Box 100415
1395 CENTER DR D3-11
Gainesville FL 326100415