M. Dent. Sci., University of Connecticut Health Center
MS, State University of New York at Buffalo
BDS, Maharashtra University of Health Sciences
Certificate in Operative Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry, University of Connecticut Health Center
Fellowship in Craniofacial Sciences, University of Connecticut Health Center
Post-doctoral Cariology Fellowship, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Diplomate (Board Certification), American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
2015 Turner Award (Graduate Research), American Association for Dental Research
2015 DDS class of 2018 award for ‘Excellence in Teaching;, Spurgeon Dental Society,
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC
2011 Turner Student Research Award for Excellence in Dental Research (Doctoral), American Association for Dental Research
2006 Best Intern Award, Government Dental College, Nagpur, India
2005 Indian Dental Association Award for achieving first position in Bachelor of Dental Surgery (Class of 2004)
2005 ‘GDCH 1968’ Award for graduating top of the class
2005 O. C. Daswani Award for Prosthodontics
2005 Dr. Anil Chaudhary Award for Pediatric Dentistry
2005 Late. Indumati Deoghare Award for Orthodontics
2005 Maharashtra State Dental Association Award for Prosthodontics
2004 Best All-rounder Student Member Award, Indian Dental Association
Pediatric Dentistry, Children’s Hospital Colorado
Autism Spectrum Disorder
Restorative Dental Materials
Puranik, C. P., Redford-Badwal, D. R. Incontinentia Pigmenti: A case-report and literature Review, accepted by Journal of Pediatric Dentistry, 2018
Puranik, C. P. et al. Retrospective longitudinal observation of caries around restorations by quantitative light-induced fluorescence. J. Ped. Dent. 4 Issue 3, 66-71 (2016).
Ritter, A. V., Puranik, C. P., et al. A predictive model for root caries incidence. Caries Res. 50, 271–278 (2016).
Wright, J. T., Puranik, C. P. & Farrington, F. Oral phenotype and variation in focal dermal hypoplasia. Am. J. Med. Genet. C Semin. Med. Genet. 172C, 52–58 (2016).
Puranik, C. P. et al. Fluoride modulates parathyroid hormone secretion in vivo and in vitro. Cells Tissues Organs 200, 413–423 (2015).
Puranik, C. P. et al. Characterization of short root anomaly in a Mexican cohort-hereditary idiopathic root malformation. Orthod. Craniofac. Res. 18 Suppl 1, 62–70 (2015).
Frazier-Bowers, S. A., Puranik, C. P. & Mahaney, M. C. The etiology of eruption disorders-further evidence of a ‘genetic paradigm’. Semin. Orthod. 16, 180–185 (2010).
Peer-Reviewed Abstracts for Oral and Poster Presentations
Puranik, C. P., Mina, M. Role of Gli1+ cells in reparative dentinogenesis In vivo, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Annual Conference at Hawaii. Poster presentation. 2018
Puranik, C. P., Discepolo, K. Emanuel syndrome: A case report and literature-review of oro-dental findings. American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Annual Conference at Washington DC. Poster presentation. 2017 (Abstract # 414)
Puranik, C. P., Redford-Badwal, D. R. Hemifacial hypertrophy in Incontinentia Pigmenti. American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Annual Conference. San Antonio, TX. Poster presentation. 2016 (Abstract # 370)
Puranik, C. P., Benecha, H. K., Preisser, J. S., Ferreira-Zandona, A. Retrospective longitudinal observation of caries around restorations by QLF. 91th International Association for Dental Research. Boston, MA. Poster presentation. 2015 (Abstract # 1054)
Frazier-Bowers S. A., Hill, A., Puranik, C. P. Evidence of a genetic basis for short-root anomaly in a Latino population. 91th International Association for Dental Research. Boston, MA. Poster presentation. 2015 (Abstract # 1832)
Puranik, C. P., Ryan, K. A., Hu, S., Everett, E. T. Effect of fluoride on parathyroid hormone secretion. 91th International Association for Dental Research. Seattle, WA. Poster presentation. 2013 (Abstract # 2597)
Puranik, C. P., Ryan, K. A., Hu, S., Everett, E. T. Role of parathyroid hormone in fluoride-induced osteoclastogenesis. IMSD Biomedical Research Symposium. Poster presentation. 2012
Puranik, C. P., Yan, D., Cheeseman, H., Everett, E. T. Dietary phosphorus and fluoride on parathyroid and kidney gene expression. 89th International Association for Dental Research. San Diego, CA. Poster presentation. 2011 (Abstract # 1738)