Ms. Cristina Brown, BSDH, RDH, is a part-time Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Periodontics and Dental Hygiene at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Dentistry (UTSD). Her career in the dental profession began over four years ago as a dental assistant. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene from the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Dental Branch in 2011. Ms. Brown currently teaches PreClinic and Clinical Courses and also works in private practice. She is a member of American Dental Hygienists’ Association.