Dr. Martina Majstorovic, a Fulbright Scholar and Associate Professor of Pediatric Dentistry and Deputy Vice Dean for Education and Students at the University of Zagreb School of Dental Medicine in Croatia, has been appointed a Visiting Scholar in Pediatric Dentistry for the 2008-2009 academic year.
Dr. Majstorovic earned a DDS degree, as well as an MS and PhD in pediatric dentistry, from the University of Zagreb School of Dental Medicine, and completed a pediatric dental residency at the Clinical Hospital of Zagreb and the Children's Hospital of the Medical University in Zagreb. She is a certified member of the European Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the Society for the Advancement of Anesthesia in Dentistry.
Dr. Majstorovic's research focuses on behavior management and pain control in dentistry and on dental trauma in children. At NYUCD, she is collaborating with Dr. Amr Moursi, (left), Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Pediatric Dentistry, and Dr. Neal Herman, Clinical Professor of Pediatric Dentistry, on research involving oral health care for anxious and uncooperative children.