John M. Crawford, BDS, PhD
Professor Emeritus of Periodontics
Periodontics Dept. 801 S. Paulina St., IL 60612
1965 -BDS, Guy’s Hospital Dental School, London, England
1973-Certificate in Periodontics and General Dentistry, Harvard School of Dental Medicine
1973- 1975- Research Fellow in Immunology, Forsyth Dental Center, Boston, MA and Clinical Instructor, Department of Periodontology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine
1979-PhD, in Immunology, University of Connecticut
1979-1984-Assistant Professor of Periodontics, Department of Periodontics, College of Dentistry, UIC
1981-1982-Acting Head, Department of Periodontics, College of Dentistry, UIC
1984-1997- Associate Professor of Periodontics, Department of Periodontics, College of Dentistry, UIC
1995- 2012-Member, Graduate College, UIC
1997 - 2012- Professor of Clinical Periodontics, Department of Periodontics,UIC and director of the predoctoral Periodontics program
2002- Acting Head, Department of Periodontics, UIC .
2012 - present- Professor Emeritus of Periodontics, UIC
Crawford JM. Periodontitis and Cardiovascular disease. Disease-a-month. 57(4): 203-205; 2011.
Crawford JM, Briggs CL and Engeland CG. Publication Bias and its Implications for Evidence-based Clinical Decision Making. J. Dent. Educ. 74(6):593-600;2010.
Crawford JM et al. Curriculum restructuring at a North American dental School: rationale for change.J. Dent. Educ. 71:524-531;2007
Koerber A, Peters K, Kaste L, Lopez E, Noorullah K, Torres I and Crawford JM
The views of dentists, nurses and nutritionists on the link between diabetes and periodontal disease: a qualitative study in a latino community. J. Pub. Health Dent. 66:212-215;2006.
Koerber,A.,Crawford JM.and O’Connell,K. The Effects of Teaching Dental Students Brief Motivational Interviewing for Smoking-Cessation Counseling: A Pilot Study. J. Dent Ed. 67:439-447; 2003
Wettergreen MA, Hunniford JW, Crawford JM and Adami GR. An adenoviral system for tetracycline-regulated TGF-β expression mediates a reversible cell cycle arrest. Eur. J. Oral. Sci. 109: 1-7;2001
Crawford JM, Schardt GD and Steinberg AD. Information for patients on dental school websites. J. Dent. Edu. 64:855-859; 2000.
Crawford JM. Wilton JMA and Richardson P.Neutrophils die in the gingival crevice, periodontal pocket and oral cavity by necrosis and not apoptosis. J. Periodontol. 71:1121-1129; 2000.
Mukherjee S, Crawford JM, Tsang, A. and McClear, A. Day to day variation in unsaturated iron-binding capacity and lactoferrin concentration in unstimulated human parotid saliva. Biol. Trace Element Res. 57:1-8;1997.
Magnusson I, Persson RG, Page RC, DeRouen TA, Crawford JM, Cohen RL, Chambers DA, Alves MEAF and Clark WB. A multi-center clinical trial of a new chairside test in distinguishing between diseased and healthy periodontal sites. II. Association between site type and test outcome before and after therapy. J. Periodontol. 67:589-596;1996.