Evanthia Lalla received her Dental degree from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece and M.S. degrees in periodontics from the Columbia University in New York City, NY, USA. Upon completion of her specialty training, Lalla joined the full time faculty of the College of Dental Medicine at Columbia. She received university tenure and is currently an Associate Professor of dental medicine at the Division of Periodontics. Her work involves research in the field of periodontal infections and their link with diabetes mellitus and atherosclerosis in addition to teaching and faculty practice. Her research is supported by the National Institutes of Health as well as industry and foundations.
Biography Updated on 14 April 2011