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

Carol M. Murdock, BA, DDS

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

Expertise/Specializations

  • General Dentistry

Academic Appointments

Department

  • General Dentistry

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