Dr. Stathopoulou is Associate Professor and Director of the Advanced Education Program in Periodontics at Oregon Health and Science University. She holds a DDS from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and a DMD from the University of Pennsylvania. She received a certificate in Periodontics from the University of Louisville and completed a MS and PhD at the same institution. She has published in peer-reviewed journals and is the author of several chapters in Carranza’s Clinical Periodontology. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and recipient of several prestigious national and international scholarships and awards. Dr. Stathopoulou’s research focuses on the non-surgical treatment of periodontitis and periimplantitis as well as behavioral economics, and has been supported by industry and the NIH/NIDCR.