Pinzon, Lilliam Marie, DDS, MS, MPH

Section Head, Public Health & Global Health

Research Interests

  • Dental Materials
  • Public Health Dentistry
  • Health Policy
  • Cost Effectiveness Analysis
  • Global Health


  • English
  • Spanish

Academic Information

  • Departments: Dentistry - Research Assistant Professor

Academic Office Information

  • 801-581-4574
  • Ray and Tye Noorda Oral Health Sciences Building
    530 South Wakara Way, Room: 3156
    Salt Lake City, UT 84108

Education History

Type School Degree
Chief Resident AT Still University
Dental Public Health Residency Certificate
Chief Resident
Postdoctoral Fellowship University of California San Francisco
Clinical Translational Research
Postdoctoral Clinical Research Fellow
Graduate Training University of California Berkeley
Health Policy and Management
Graduate Training University of California San Franicisco
Advanced Training in Clinical Research
Graduate Certificate
Graduate Training UT Health Science Center Houston School of Dentistry
Dental Materials/Materials Science
Professional Dental Unversidad de Antioquia Facultad de Odontologia
Doctor of Dental Surgery

Selected Publications

Journal Article

  1. Arrive E, Meless D, Anaya-Saavedra G, Gallottini M, Pinzon LM, Ramirez-Amador V (2016 Apr). The global burden of oral diseases in pediatric HIV-infected populations: a workshop report. Oral Dis, 22 Suppl 1, 149-57.
  2. Pinzon LM, Watanabe LG, Reis AF, Powers JM, Marshall SJ, Marshall GW (2013 Dec). Analysis of interfacial structure and bond strength of self-etch adhesives. Am J Dent, 26(6), 335-40.
  3. Samolski I, Rincon AM, Pinzon LM, Viterbo A, Monte E (2012 Jan). The qid74 gene from Trichoderma harzianum has a role in root architecture and plant biofertilization. Microbiology, 158(Pt 1), 129-38.
  4. Pinzon LM, Powers JM, OKeefe KL, Dusevish V, Spencer P, Marshall GW (2011 Jul). Effect of mucoprotein on the bond strength of resin composite to human dentin. Odontology, 99(2), 119-28.
  5. Pinzon LM, Oguri M, OKeefe K, Dusevish V, Spencer P, Powers JM, Marshall GW (2010 Feb). Bond strength of adhesives to dentin contaminated with smoker's saliva. Odontology, 98(1), 37-43.
  6. Pinzon LM, Frey GN, Winkler MM, Tate WH, Burgess JO, Powers JM (2009 Jul-Aug). Retention of gold alloy crowns cemented with traditional and resin cements. Int J Prosthodont, 22(4), 351-3.
  7. Hsu KW, Marshall SJ, Pinzon LM, Watanabe L, Saiz E, Marshall GW (2008 Jul). SEM evaluation of resin-carious dentin interfaces formed by two dentin adhesive systems. Dent Mater, 24(7), 880-7.
  8. Lee YK, Pinzon LM, OKeefe KL, Powers JM (2006 Feb). Effect of filler addition on the bonding parameters of dentin bonding adhesives bonded to human dentin. Am J Dent, 19(1), 23-7.
  9. OKeefe KL, Pinzon LM, Rivera B, Powers JM (2005 Jun). Bond strength of composite to astringent-contaminated dentin using self-etching adhesives. Am J Dent, 18(3), 168-72.
  10. Demarco FF, Fay RM, Pinzon LM, Powers JM (2004 Jun). Fracture resistance of re-attached coronal fragments--influence of different adhesive materials and bevel preparation. Dental Traumatology, 20(3), 157-63.


  1. OKeefe KL, Pinzon LM (2005 Sep). Management of the prepared tooth for placement of direct posterior composite restorations. [Review]. Dent Today, 24(9), 70, 72, 74-7; quiz 77.
  2. Powers JM, OKeefe KL, Pinzon LM (2003 Sep). Factors affecting in vitro bond strength of bonding agents to human dentin. [Review]. Odontology, 91(1), 1-6.