• Bachelor of Science, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, United States, 1979
  • Masters in Education, University of Massachusetts, Boston, United States, 1990


Kathryn Dolan RDH, MEd is the Director of the Tufts Statewide Community Dental Program and an Assistant Professor at the Tufts University School of Dental Medicine (TUSDM), Department of Public Health and Community Service.

Her career in public health began over 35 years ago establishing community-based dental programs for children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

She is course director for Oral Health Promotion, Epidemiology, School-Based Pediatric Clinic Rotation and co-teaches the elective Health Literacy Intensive course at TUSDM.

Professor Dolan mentors students who are interested in special care dentistry, community-based dental programs and health literacy.