Dr. Sudarat is a 1994 graduate of Khon Kaen University, Thailand, and a 1999 graduate (MS) of the University of Louisville in prosthodontics. She also received a certificate in Maxillofacial Prosthetics from the UT MD Anderson Cancer Center and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics and the American Board of Clinical Anaplastology. She holds academic appointments as an Associate Professor with both the University of Texas School of Dentistry at Houston and UT MD Anderson, has received numerous teaching and research awards, and is the author of over 60 publications in the dental literature. She is a fellow of the American College of Prosthodontists, the American Academy of Maxillofacial Prosthetics, the International Congress of Oral Implantologist, and International Academy of Oral Oncology. She has been with the program since July 2002.