Words flow through her mind. Passion runs through her veins. Drawing from medicine, dentistry, and personal inspiration, Mirissa D. Price has a story to tell and an opinion to share. Let these words, her actions, and your reactions be the next step towards ‘being the change.’
The articles in this list have been published on sites external to Mirissa D. Price: A Dental Student, A Writer, A Journey To Share. Additional articles and inspirations can be found right here on this very blog! Just head to the blog homepage and search around!
Harvard Dental Bulletin
Student Reflections – p. 5, Spring, 2016
Spreading Smiles One Child At A Time – February, 2018
Rising from My Wheelchair: Judaism and the Mystery of Healing – January, 2018
Psych Central: World of Psychology Blog
Body Positive Women Do These 10 Things Every Day – April, 2017
Improv is My Therapy: Why You Need To Add Comedy To Your Day – January, 2018
So You’re Lost? The Advice You’d Never Expect – February, 2018
What a Beautiful Life: The Fulfillment of Failure – February, 2018
You Have a Choice: Shrink with Fear or Soar with Courage – March, 2018
Seeds 4 Change
Teaching Our Children To Fear – May, 2016
American Student Dental Association: Mouthing Off
The Advantages of Dorm Life While in Dental School – August, 2017
Humans of ASDA: Dental Students Engaged in the Community – January, 2018
5 Life Lessons From The Heart – March, 2016
Doctoring Your Self – March, 2016
Live Your Life Like A Comedy Routine – March, 2016
When Did You Last Use The F [Floss] Word – April, 2016
That Feeling When: Defining Moments Beyond Emojis – April, 2016
An Open Letter: To You, My Little Sister – April, 2016
Are You Having One of Those Days? Let’s Turn It Around! – April, 2016
Sleep Makes SENS – May, 2016
What Happens Next: The Five Stages of Post-Election Grief – November, 2016
5 Mouth-Healthy Ways To Celebrate Thanksgiving – November, 2016
Open Wide! I Need To Check Your Spleen. – December, 2016
#CallitOut: The Healing Power of a Diagnosis – December, 2016
Consider the Evidence: Fluoride for Healthy Futures – February, 2017
Fluoride Varnishes The News – March, 2017
5 Tips To Make Toothbrushing Fun For The Family – March, 2017
You CAN Manage Your Dental Anxiety – April, 2017
10 Takeaways from 10 Dental Specialties – May, 2017
What Truly Matters – July, 2017
30 Simple Somethings That Matter Most In Life – September, 2017
Harness Your Power To Heal – September, 2017
You Are a Part of the Solution: Remedying the Opioid Crisis – September, 2017
5 Simple Steps for Managing Your Dental Anxiety – October, 2017
Informed Consent in the Dental Setting: Opportunity for Enhancement – November, 2017
Dental Health Tips for Kids: Help Your Child’s Smile Bloom – November, 2017
You CAN Change a Life – December, 2017
In Support of Healthy Smiles – HSDM Gives Kids A Smile – February, 2018
I Believe You – Challenges of an Unseen Illness – February, 2018
David Snape and Friends
Dance With The Wind – April, 2016
A Dialogue With Life – May, 2016
Challenges in Interfaith Marriage – February, 2018
Global Patient Network
#NoStigma: Lessons from a patient with Anorexia Nervosa – March, 2017
7 Signs You’re Leading a Guy On – Without Even Realizing It – February, 2018
103.3 AMP Radio: Give Kids A Smile – January, 2018
Oral Health Tip of the Day – May, 2017
Oral Health Goal of the Day – May, 2017
You CAN Manage Your Dental Anxiety – April, 2017
5 Tips to Make Toothbrushing Fun For the Family – April, 2017
Study Party: A Vlog Short, Studying IS Fun! – March, 2017
What I Love About Writing: A Vlog Short – March, 2017
Scottsdale Orthodontic Care
Tioga Dental & Orthodontics
Dentist Phobia? These Mental Health Service Providers in Gainesville Can Help – November, 2017; referenced as source of mental health strategies for dental anxiety
Dental School Essays
Mirissa D. Price’s Dental School Application Essay, published in an anthology of dental school application essays – Anticipated publication Jan. 2018 (Available through Amazon; link to be provided at publication date.)
Can non-cognitive components of admissions data foretell pre-doctoral student performance and post-doctoral program placement? J Den Educ 2018; in press.
Dental school interview as a predictor of pre-doctoral OSCE performance. J Den Educ 2018; March: in press.
A Student Development Program to Train Future Faculty in Dental Education. MDS The Journal; 2019: in press.
Evidence Based Dentistry Manual: Dental Materials and Procedures. Harvard Dental Center. 2017.
Optical Property Enhancement of Dental Composites Using Reactive Nanogel Additives, Mar. 2014, American Association for Dental Research – University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine
Effects of Combined Inorganic and Nanogel Fillers on Composite Properties, Mar. 2013, International Association for Dental Research – University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine
Rhetorical Analysis in Critical Media Studies: An Introduction (2nd ed.), 2014, John Wiley & Sons, Inc. – University of Colorado Denver
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