MEDICAL SERVICES

EDUCATION

Medical School

  • University of Calabar , 1991 , Leopad Town, Calabar , Nigeria

Internship

  • St. Nicholas Hospital , 1992 , Lagos , Nigeria

Residency

  • Cook Children's Medical Center , 1997 , Fort Worth , Texas

Graduate Degree

MS, Clinical Epidemiology
  • Harvard School of Public Health , 2010 , Boston , MA

Fellowship

Research
  • Massachusetts General Hospital , 2012 , Boston , MA

Graduate Degree

Social and Behavioral Health
  • Harvard School of Public Health , 2016 , Boston , MA

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. Dalal M, Savageau JA, Silk H, Isong I. Oral Health Training in Pediatric Residency Programs: Pediatric Program Directors' Perspectives. J Dent Educ. 2019 Jun; 83(6):630-637. View abstract
  2. Isong IA, Rao SR, Bind MA, Avendaño M, Kawachi I, Richmond TK. Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Early Childhood Obesity. Pediatrics. 2018 01; 141(1). View abstract
  3. Isong IA, Richmond T, Avendaño M, Kawachi I. Racial/Ethnic Disparities: a Longitudinal Study of Growth Trajectories Among US Kindergarten Children. J Racial Ethn Health Disparities. 2018 08; 5(4):875-884. View abstract
  4. Choy C, Isong IA. Assessing Preschoolers' Beverage Consumption Using the Theory of Planned Behavior. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2018 06; 57(6):711-721. View abstract
  5. Isong IA, Richmond T, Kawachi I, Avendaño M. Childcare Attendance and Obesity Risk. Pediatrics. 2016 11; 138(5). View abstract
  6. Fisher-Owens SA, Soobader MJ, Gansky SA, Isong IA, Weintraub JA, Platt LJ, Newacheck PW. Geography matters: state-level variation in children's oral health care access and oral health status. Public Health. 2016 May; 134:54-63. View abstract
  7. Isong IA, Rao SR, Holifield C, Iannuzzi D, Hanson E, Ware J, Nelson LP. Addressing dental fear in children with autism spectrum disorders: a randomized controlled pilot study using electronic screen media. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2014 Mar; 53(3):230-7. View abstract
  8. Isong I, Dantas L, Gerard M, Kuhlthau K. Oral Health Disparities and Unmet Dental Needs among Preschool Children in Chelsea, MA: Exploring Mechanisms, Defining Solutions. J Oral Hyg Health. 2014; 2. View abstract
  9. Fisher-Owens SA, Isong IA, Soobader MJ, Gansky SA, Weintraub JA, Platt LJ, Newacheck PW. An examination of racial/ethnic disparities in children's oral health in the United States. J Public Health Dent. 2013; 73(2):166-74. View abstract
  10. Isong IA, Soobader MJ, Fisher-Owens SA, Weintraub JA, Gansky SA, Platt LJ, Newacheck PW. Racial disparity trends in children's dental visits: US National Health Interview Survey, 1964-2010. Pediatrics. 2012 Aug; 130(2):306-14. View abstract
  11. Isong IA, Luff D, Perrin JM, Winickoff JP, Ng MW. Parental perspectives of early childhood caries. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2012 Jan; 51(1):77-85. View abstract
  12. Isong IA, Silk H, Rao SR, Perrin JM, Savageau JA, Donelan K. Provision of fluoride varnish to Medicaid-enrolled children by physicians: the Massachusetts experience. Health Serv Res. 2011 Dec; 46(6pt1):1843-62. View abstract
  13. Isong IA, Zuckerman KE, Rao SR, Kuhlthau KA, Winickoff JP, Perrin JM. Association between parents' and children's use of oral health services. Pediatrics. 2010 Mar; 125(3):502-8. View abstract