Margaret A. Jergenson, BS, DDS
Margaret A. Jergenson, BS, DDS

Margaret A. Jergenson, BS, DDS

Associate Professor
Chair, Creighton University School of Dentistry, Oral Biology Department
School of Dentistry

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Oral Biology

Position

  • Associate Professor

Education

  • DDS, Creighton University School of Dentistry, Omaha, NE,1982
  • BS, College of St. Benedict/St. John's University, St. Joseph, MN, 1976

Publications and Presentations

Articles

  • Jergenson, M. A., Norton, N. S., Opack, J. M., Barritt, L. C. Unique origin of the inferior alveolar artery, Clinical Anatomy, 18, 597-601, 2005
  • Knowles, KI, Jergenson, MA, Howard, JH Paresthesia associated with endodontic treatment of mandibular premolars, Journal of endodontics, 29, 768-770, 2003

Publications

  • PB Nation, MA Jergenson. A literature review of the influence of the stomatognathic system on body posture. Clinical Anatomy, 2015, (AACA annual meeting, Henderson, NV), Maternal Child Nursing, 2015
  • MA Jergenson, LC Barritt, NS Norton, BJ O’Kane, and MA Latta. Master in Oral Biology, Anatomic science track: A path to addressing the need for dental educators. Cinical Anatomy, 2014, 27:1313, Clinical Anatomy, 2014
  • Norton N, Jergenson M, Barritt L, Ayers F. Using gross anatomy as a predictor of academic success in a post baccalaureate program FASEB Journal. 2010 24:828.7., FASEB J, 2010
  • Barritt L, Jergenson M, Norton N, Ayers F. Using histology as a predictor of academic success in a post-baccalaureate program FASEB Journal. 2010 24:828.8., FASEB J, 2010
  • Smith K, Lanphier T, Jergenson M, Edwards P, Saini T, Norton N. Using QuickTime videos of cone beam computed tomography of the mandible in the instruction of first-year dental students FASEB Journal. 2010, 24:825.2., FASEB J, 2010
  • MA Jergenson, NS Norton, and LC Barritt. Bilateral anomalies of the internal carotid artery. Clinical Anatomy. 2010, 23:1017., Clinical Anatomy, 2010
  • NS Norton, PC Edwards, TS Saini, LC Barritt, and MA Jergenson. A study on the incidence of atheromas of the internal carotid artery in four anatomical regions of the head and neck using cone beam computed tomography. Clinical Anatomy, 2010, 23:1027-1028, Clinical Anatomy, 2010

Presentations

  • Office for Academic Excellence and Assessment Grant update. April, 2015. “Longitudinal Assessment of Basic Science Retention in Dental Students” Margaret Jergenson, DDS(presenter), Laura Barritt, Ph.D., Barbara O’Kane, Ph.D., Sonia Sanchez, Ph.D., Mike Weston, Ph.D(co-presenter), 2015
  • M Potthoff, J Doll, K Huggett, J Bothmer, J Burke, M Jergenson, A Maio, K Packard, K Paschal, A Ryan Haddad, M Todd. The IPE Passport: Innovations for Addressing Accreditation. Midwest Interprofessional Practice, Education and Research Center 2015 Conference., 2015
  • Poster presentation, 31st Annual Meeting of the American Association of Clinical Anatomists, Orlando, FL, July 11, 2014. “Master in Oral Biology, Anatomic science track: A path to addressing the need for dental educators.”, 2014
  • Oral presentation of project for Integrated Learning: Dental Workshop for academic technology. May 2014. “Technology for discovering student opinions.”, 2014
  • “Dissection review of the head and neck.” 4 hours. Icon Articulation, Omaha, NE, 2014
  • “Dissection review of the head and neck.” 4 hours. Icon Articulation, Omaha, NE, 2012
  • “Anatomic Spread of Oral Infections.” 1.75 hours. Dental Assembly, Creighton University School of Dentistry, Omaha, NE. September 16, 2011., 2011
  • Poster presentation, 27th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Clinical Anatomists, Honolulu, HI, July 20, 2010. “Bilateral anomalies of the internal carotid artery.”, 2010

Research and Scholarship

Grant Funding Received

  • MA Jergenson, LC Barritt, BJ O’Kane, SM Rocha-Sanchez, M Weston. Longitudinal Assessment of Basic Science Retention in Dental Students. $895 from Office for Academic Excellence and Assessment, Creighton University.

Awards and Honors

  • Outstanding Academic Instructor, Creighton University School of Dentistry, 2011
  • Outstanding Academic Instructor, Creighton University School of Dentistry, 2008