John Greenspan, BDS, PhD: 1938 – 2023
Dr. Greenspan's research career spanned more than five decades and included numerous groundbreaking discoveries in the field of oral medicine. He was particularly interested in the relationship between oral health and HIV/AIDS, and his work helped establish the field of oral HIV/AIDS research.
Throughout his career and until the very end of his life, Dr. Greenspan remained a devoted teacher and mentor, inspiring and guiding generations of dental and medical investigators. He supervised or mentored over 120 physicians and dental scientists. He was generous with his guidance and advice to those he mentored.
Courtesy of: University of California San Francisco | School of Dentistry
Risk indicators for oral ulcers among people living with HIV during the first wave of the pandemic: a cross sectional study
BMC Oral Health. 2023 Aug 27;23(1):600. doi: 10.1186/s12903-023-03330-2.
HIV: Early Signs A Person May Notice Inside The Mouth
Opera News | August 11, 2023
Human Papillomavirus-Related Oropharyngeal Cancer Prevention: The Critical Role of Dental and Medical Professionals
Medscape | July 11, 2023
An Appreciation of a Giant in Orofacial Sciences Research-John Greenspan
J Dent Res. 2023 Jul 14;220345231181536. doi: 10.1177/00220345231181536.
Signs of Common Head and Neck Cancers
HAART treatment for HIV/Aids patients plays key role in their oral health
Dental Tribune | May 30, 2023
John Greenspan | British Dental Journal
Nature | May 26, 2023
Combination Therapy of Oral Valacyclovir and Topical Clobetasol Is the Most Effective in Herpes Labialis Management J Evid Based Dent Pract; April 20, 2023
Tumor Recurrence and Follow-Up Intervals in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
J Clin Med; 2022 Nov 29; 11 (23)7061; S Blatt, M Krüger, K Sagheb, et al
Linear Gingival Erythema and HIV: Symptoms, Treatment
Verywell Health | November 4, 2022
Researchers receive $3.25 million NIH grant to better understand the oral manifestations of HIV
News-Medical.net | July 11, 2022
Candidiasis and HIV: Link, treatment, and prevention
Medical News Today | June 17, 2022
Oral human papillomavirus prevalence, persistence, and risk-factors in HIV-positive and HIV-negative adults
Tumour Virus Res. 2022 Apr 20;200237. doi: 10.1016/j.tvr.2022.200237
The influence of antiretroviral therapy on HIV-related oral manifestations
Journal of the National medical Association | December 2021
What Your Tongue (and Mouth) Can Tell You About Your Health
AARP | October 8, 2021
HPV vaccinations will slow oropharynx cancer rates but may take 25 years to see impact
Healio | September 8, 2021
Human papillomavirus (HPV) and Oropharyngeal Cancer
Mouth Problems and HIV
Improving Access to Oral Health Care for
Vulnerable and Underserved Populations
Genital, Oral, and Anal Human Papillomavirus Infection in
Men Who Have Sex with Men
Oral Manifestations Of HIV/AIDS In The
By David A.
Reznik, D.D.S. and Christine O’Daniels, RN-BC|
Case-Based Self-Study Module For Dental Health Care Personnel
Mountain Plains AIDS Education and Training Center
of Dental Patients Who Are HIV Positive
Manifestation Of HIV Infection
By Drs. Deborah Greenspan and
John S. Greenspan
Characterization of oral candidiasis according to antiretroviral treatment status, immunological and virological profiles among HIV infected patients in two...
Pan Afr Med J . 2023 May 15;45:33. doi: 10.11604/pamj.2023.45.33.33714. eCollection 2023
Viruses. 2023 Apr 19;15(4):1005. doi: 10.3390/v15041005
Bibliometric Analysis of Poor Oral Health as a Risk Factor for Oral Cancer
Cureus | March 11, 2023
A comparative study on the production of extracellular hydrolytic enzymes of C. albicans and non- albicans Candida species isolated from...
Curr Med Mycol. 2022 Jun;8(2):32-39. doi: 10.18502/cmm.8.2.10330.
Smokeless tobacco use and oral potentially malignant disorders among people living with HIV (PLHIV) in Pune, India: Implications for oral...
PLoS One. 2022 Jul 5;17(7):e0270876. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0270876. eCollection 2022.
Front Microbiol. 2022 Feb 17;13:844069. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2022.844069. eCollection 2022
Oral HPV associated with differences in oral microbiota beta diversity and microbiota abundance
J Infect Dis. 2022 Jan 17;jiac010. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiac010.
Evid Based Dent. 2021 Nov 10. doi: 10.1038/s41432-021-0209-8
J Infect Public Health. 2021 Nov 4;S1876-0341(21)00363-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jiph.2021.11.002.
J Infect Dis. 2021 Oct 8;jiab512. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiab512.
Front Immunol. 2021 Sep 20;12:676669. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2021.676669. eCollection 2021.