Carol M. Murdock, BA, MBA, DDS
Carol M. Murdock, BA, MBA, DDS

Carol M. Murdock, BA, MBA, DDS

Associate Professor
Associate Dean, Creighton University School of Dentistry
School of Dentistry

Expertise/Specializations

  • General Dentistry

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Diagnostic Sciences

Position

  • Associate Professor

Biography

Private fulltime Dental practitioner from July 1984- July 1998 Faculty appointment in August 1998 with part-time private practice. Administrative appointment in March 2014- present

Education

  • Canisius College- Buffalo, NY 1975-1979 BA Biology
  • Creighton University- Omaha, NE 1984 DDS
  • Creighton University- Omaha, NE 2014 MBA

Publications and Presentations

Articles

  • Latta, M. A., Kelsey, W. P., Murdock, C. M. Effects of adhesive liner and provisional cement on the bond strength of nickel/chrome/beryllium alloy cemented to dentin, Quintessence international, 36, 817-823, 2005

Publications

  • Benn DK, Cooper RL, Davis SGL, DeFord K, Gerner JG, Higginbotham DR, McNally SJ, Murdock CM, Nunn ME, Shaddy SS, Rocha-Sanchez SM. New clinical impression scanning method for validating cavitation in bitewing radiography., Amer Acad Oral Maxillofacial Radiology, 65th Annual Session, 88-89, 2014
  • Latta, M., Murdock, CM, Cavel, T., DiLorenzo, S.,Clinical Evaluation of Two Class 5 resins. J. Dent Res 2013 Abstract, J Dent Res, 2013
  • Murdock, CM., Latta, M., Cavel, T., DiLorenzo, S. Clinical Evaluation of Two Self Etching Adhesives. J. Dent Res 2010 Abstract 686, J Dent Res, 2010

Presentations

  • “Silver Amalgam: To Bond or Not to Bond?” Continuing Education Creighton University March 2001, 2015
  • Clinical Evaluation of Two Self-Etching Adhesives International Association of Dental Research Annual Session Barcelona, Spain July 15, 2010, 2010

Research and Scholarship

Research and Scholarship Interests

  • Dental composite bonding; ceramics, caries

Current Research Projects

  • none presently

Grant Funding Received

  • Latta, M.A., (Principal Investigator) DiLorenzio, S., Cavel, W.T., Murdock, C.M., & Naughton, W., Barkmeier, W.W. (Co-Investigators). Clinical Evaluation of a AdHese One version 2 in Class V Cavities. Ivoclar/Vivadent. ($41,500) September 30, 2008-February 20, 2011.
  • Latta, M.A., (Principal Investigator) DiLorenzio, S., Cavel, W.T., Murdock, C.M., & Naughton, W., Barkmeier, W.W. (Co-Investigators). Clinical Evaluation of a Self-Adhesive Restorative Material. Pentron Clinical Technologies ($41,500) August 30, 2008-March 1-2010.
  • Latta, M.A., (Principal Investigator) DiLorenzio, S., Cavel, W.T., Murdock, C.M., & Naughton, W., Barkmeier, W.W. (Co-Investigators). Clinical Evaluation of a New Self-etching Adhesive in Class V Cavities. Dentsply/Caulk ($35,500) October 15, 2008-May 1, 2010.
  • Latta, M.A., (Principal Investigator) DiLorenzio, S., Cavel, W.T., Murdock, C.M., & Naughton, W., Barkmeier, W.W. (Co-Investigators). Clinical Evaluation of a Self-Adhesive Restorative Material in Class V Cavities. Dentsply/Caulk($42,500) September 1, 2009-April 1-2012
  • Latta, M.A., (Principal Investigator) DiLorenzio, S., Cavel, W.T., Murdock, C.M., & Naughton, W., Barkmeier, W.W. (Co-Investigators). The Evaluation of Novamin containing prophy paste for the reduction of tooth hypersensitivity after dental prophylaxis. Dentsply/Professional ($18,500) February 1, 2010-November 1, 2010.
  • Benn DK, Cooper RL, Davis SGL, DeFord K, Gerner JG, Higginbotham DR, McNally SJ, Murdock CM, Nunn ME, Shaddy SS, Rocha-Sanchez SM. New clinical impression scanning method for validating cavitation in bitewing radiography. Amer Acad Oral Maxillofacial Radiology, 65th Annual Session, Orlando, FL. September 24-27, 2014, p 88-89.
  • Benn DK, Cooper R.L, Higginbotham DR, McNally SJ, Murdock CM, Shaddy SS, Nunn ME, Edwards S, Olsen-Keeler KL, Davis GL, DeFord K, Gerner JG, Rocha-Sanchez SM. Testing of a New Clinical Method to Detect Interproximal Cavitated Caries. Caries Research. Submitted July 2014. (Not accepted)

Awards and Honors

  • Inducted, International College of Dentists, Fellow, 2012
  • topDentists Omaha, 2011
  • Inducted, Omicron Kappa Upsilon- Honor Dental Society, 2002
  • Inducted, Pierre Fauchard Academy, 2001
  • Charles Craig Teaching Award, OKU, 2001