The founding father of P.A.N.D.A. (the Prevent Abuse and Neglect through Dental Awareness coalition), Dr. Mouden is an internationally recognized author and lecturer on the clinical and legal aspects of child abuse and family violence prevention. He earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Kansas; his DDS, with distinction, from the University of Missouri at Kansas City; and his Masters in Public Health from the University of North Carolina. After 16 years of private practice experience and eight years with the Missouri Department of Health, and 12 years as the Director of Arkansas’ Office of Oral Health, he now serves as the Chief Dental Officer for the Federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. He also holds faculty appointments as Associate Clinical Professor at the UMKC School of Dentistry, Associate Professor in the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry, Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor in the UAMS College of Medicine, Associate Professor in the UAMS College of Health Related Professions, and Professor in the UAMS Fay W. Boosman College of Public Health.
He also serves as the American Dental Association (ADA) Expert Spokesperson on Family Violence Prevention and as a consultant to the ADA’s Council on Access, Prevention and Interprofessional Relations.
For further information on P.A.N.D.A., contact:
Lynn Douglas Mouden, DDS, MPH
4815 W Markham, Slot 41
Little Rock, Arkansas 72205
Phone: 501-661-2595; FAX: 501-661-2240