Associate Professor Loc Do

Loc Do
Associate Professor
Adelaide Dental School
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Loc Giang Do
Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health, University of Adelaide.

Assoc/Professor Loc Do is a dentist and an oral epidemiologist with special interest in social and clinical oral epidemiology. He has a wide range of research interest.

Currently, he is a Chief Investigator of the National Child Oral Health Study and a birth cohort study investigating impact of socioeconomic inequality on child oral health funded by NHMRC.

Other responsibilities:
◾Associate Editor of BMC Oral Health
◾Member of various committees of the International Association of Dental Research (IADR).

Qualifications:
BDS, MScDent, PhD

Research Interests:
Oral epidemiological measurement of dental diseases
Quantitative analysis of oral epidemiological data including multilevel analysis
Risk and benefit trade-off in the use of fluorides in children
Natural history of dental fluorosis
Socio-economic inequality in oral health
Oral health-related quality of life
Smoking as a risk factor for periodontal diseases
Effectiveness and safety of water fluoridation in children

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Associate Professor Loc Do

Loc Giang Do
Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health, University of Adelaide.

Assoc/Professor Loc Do is a dentist and an oral epidemiologist with special interest in social and clinical oral epidemiology. He has a wide range of research interest.

Currently, he is a Chief Investigator of the National Child Oral Health Study and a birth cohort study investigating impact of socioeconomic inequality on child oral health funded by NHMRC.

Other responsibilities:
◾Associate Editor of BMC Oral Health
◾Member of various committees of the International Association of Dental Research (IADR).

Qualifications:
BDS, MScDent, PhD

Research Interests:
Oral epidemiological measurement of dental diseases
Quantitative analysis of oral epidemiological data including multilevel analysis
Risk and benefit trade-off in the use of fluorides in children
Natural history of dental fluorosis
Socio-economic inequality in oral health
Oral health-related quality of life
Smoking as a risk factor for periodontal diseases
Effectiveness and safety of water fluoridation in children

  • Oral epidemiological measurement of dental diseases
  • Quantitative analysis of oral epidemiological data including multilevel analysis
  • Risk and benefit trade-off in the use of fluorides in children
  • Natural history of dental fluorosis
  • Socio-economic inequality in oral health
  • Oral health-related quality of life
  • Smoking as a risk factor for periodontal diseases
  • Effectiveness and safety of water fluoridation in children

Appointments

Date Position Institution name
2013 Associate Professor The University of Adelaide
2009 - 2012 Senior Research Fellow University of Adelaide
2005 - 2008 Research Fellow University of Adelaide

Language Competencies

Language Competency
Vietnamese Can read, write and speak

Education

Date Institution name Country Title
1985 - 1990 Alma-Ata Medical University Kazakhstan Doctor of Dental Surgery

Postgraduate Training

Date Title Institution Country
PhD University of Adelaide Australia
Master of Science in Dentistry University of Adelaide Australia

Journals

Year Citation
2017 Do, L., Ha, D., Peres, M., Skinner, J., Byun, R. & Spencer, A. (2017). Effectiveness of water fluoridation in the prevention of dental caries across adult age groups. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, 45, 3, 225-232.
10.1111/cdoe.12280
2017 Spencer, A., Liu, P., Armfield, J. & Do, L. (2017). Preventive benefit of access to fluoridated water for young adults. Journal of Public Health Dentistry, 77, 3, 263-271.
10.1111/jphd.12207
2017 Nascimento, G., Peres, M., Mittinty, M., Peres, K., Do, L., Horta, B. ... Demarco, F. (2017). Diet-Induced Overweight and Obesity and Periodontitis Risk: An Application of the Parametric G-Formula in the 1982 Pelotas Birth Cohort. American Journal Of Epidemiology, 185, 6, 442-451.
10.1093/aje/kww187
2017 Schuch, H., Peres, K., Singh, A., Peres, M. & Do, L. (2017). Socioeconomic position during life and periodontitis in adulthood: a systematic review. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, 45, 3, 201-208.
10.1111/cdoe.12278
2017 Lim, M. A., Crocombe, L. A. & Do, L. G. (2017). Perceptions of dental treatment need in Australian-born and migrant populations. European journal of oral sciences, OnlinePubl, 1-8.
10.1111/eos.12373
2017 Leite, F., Peres, K., Do, L., Demarco, F. & Peres, M. (2017). Prediction of periodontitis occurrence: Influence of classification and sociodemographic and general health information. Journal of Periodontology, 88, 8, 731-743.
10.1902/jop.2017.160607
2017 John, J., Mannan, H., Nargundkar, S., D'Souza, M., Do, L. & Arora, A. (2017). Predictors of dental visits among primary school children in the rural Australian community of Lithgow. BMC Health Services Research, 17, 1, 264-1-264-10.
10.1186/s12913-017-2232-1
2017 Hariyani, N., Spencer, A., Luzzi, L. & Do, L. (2017). Root caries experience among Australian adults. Gerodontology, 34, 3, 365-376.
10.1111/ger.12275
2017 Schuch, H. S. & Do, L. G. (2017). SCHOOL-BASED ORAL HYGIENE EDUCATION PROGRAM HAS LONG-TERM POSITIVE EFFECTS ON ORAL HEALTH INDICATORS. JOURNAL OF EVIDENCE-BASED DENTAL PRACTICE, 17, 1, 65-67.
10.1016/j.jebdp.2017.01.002
2016 Spencer, A. & Do, L. (2016). Caution needed in altering the 'optimum' fluoride concentration in drinking water. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, 44, 2, 101-108.
10.1111/cdoe.12205
2016 Ha, D., Lalloo, R., Jamieson, L. & Giang, L. (2016). Trends in caries experience and associated contextual factors among indigenous children. Journal of Public Health Dentistry, 76, 3, 184-191.
10.1111/jphd.12134
2016 Thomson, W., Foster Page, L., Robinson, P., Do, L., Traebert, J., Mohamed, A. ... Baker, S. (2016). Psychometric assessment of the short-form Child Perceptions Questionnaire: an international collaborative study. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, 44, 6, 549-556.
10.1111/cdoe.12248
2016 Do, L., Ha, D. & Spencer, A. (2016). Natural history and long-term impact of dental fluorosis: a prospective cohort study. The Medical journal of Australia, 204, 1, 25.e1-25.e7.
10.5694/mja15.00703
2016 Ha, D., Ju, X., Mejia, G., Armfield, J., Do, L. & Jamieson, L. (2016). Social inequality in dental caries and changes over time among Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australian children. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 40, 6, 542-547.
10.1111/1753-6405.12566
2016 Ha, D., Do, L., Luzzi, L., Mejia, G. & Jamieson, L. (2016). Changes in area-level socioeconomic status and oral health of indigenous Australian children. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 27, 1 Suppl., 110-124.
10.1353/hpu.2016.0034
2016 Dost, F., Do, L. & Farah, C. (2016). Lesion Evaluation, Screening and Identification of Oral Neoplasia Study: An assessment of high-risk Australian populations. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, 44, 1, 64-75.
10.1111/cdoe.12191
2016 Scott, , Do, & Ha, (2016). A comparison by milk feeding method of the nutrient intake of a cohort of Australian toddlers. Nutrients, 8, 8, 1-14.
10.3390/nu8080501
2016 Dost, F., Do, L. & Farah, C. (2016). Knowledge of oral cancer risk factors amongst high-risk Australians: findings from the LESIONS programme.. Australian dental journal, 61, 4, 432-439.
10.1111/adj.12408
2015 Bhat, M., Roberts-Thomson, K. & Do, L. (2015). Clustering of risk indicators for periodontal disease: A population-based study. Community Dental Health, 32, 3, 158-162.
10.1922/CDH_3569Bhat05
2015 Shin, B., Ryu, J., Sheiham, A., Do, L. & Jung, S. (2015). Which life course model better explains the association between socioeconomic position and periodontal health?. Journal of Clinical Periodontology, 42, 3, 213-220.
10.1111/jcpe.12360
2015 Nascimento, G., Leite, F., Do, L., Peres, K., Correa, M., Demarco, F. & Peres, M. (2015). Is weight gain associated with the incidence of periodontitis? A systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Clinical Periodontology, 42, 6, 495-505.
10.1111/jcpe.12417
2015 Schuch, H., Peres, K., Do, L. & Peres, M. (2015). Can socioeconomic trajectories during the life influence periodontal disease occurrence in adulthood? Hypotheses from a life-course perspective. Medical Hypotheses, 84, 6, 596-600.
10.1016/j.mehy.2015.03.011
2015 Do, L. & Spencer, A. (2015). Contemporary multilevel analysis of the effectiveness of water fluoridation in Australia. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 39, 1, 44-50.
10.1111/1753-6405.12299
2015 Do, L., Ha, D. & Spencer, A. (2015). Factors attributable for the prevalence of dental caries in Queensland children. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, 43, 5, 397-405.
10.1111/cdoe.12162
2015 de anselmo Peres, M. A., Luzzi, L., glazer, K. G., Sabbah, W., Antunes, J. L. & Do, L. G. (2015). Income-related inequalities in inadequate dentition over time in Australia, Brazil and USA adults. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, 43, 3, 217-225.
10.1111/cdoe.12144
2014 Arora, A., Nguyen, D., Do, Q., Nguyen, B., Hilton, G., Do, L. & Bhole, S. (2014). What do these words mean?: A qualitative approach to explore oral health literacy in Vietnamese immigrant mothers in Australia. Health Education Journal, 73, 3, 303-312.
10.1177/0017896912471051
2014 Do, L., Spencer, A., Dost, F. & Farah, C. (2014). Oral mucosal lesions: findings from the Australian National Survey of Adult Oral Health. Australian Dental Journal, 59, 1, 114-120.
10.1111/adj.12143
2014 Roberts-Thomson, K., Do, L., Bartold, P., Daniels, J., Grosse, A. & Meihubers, S. (2014). Prevalence, extent and severity of severe periodontal destruction in an urban Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander population. Australian Dental Journal, 59, 1, 43-47.
10.1111/adj.12138
2014 Arora, A., Lam, A., Karami, Z., Do, L. & Harris, M. (2014). How readable are Australian paediatric oral health education materials?. BMC Oral Health, 14, 1, 111-1-111-8.
10.1186/1472-6831-14-111
2014 Do, L., Scott, J., Thomson, W., Stamm, J., Rugg-Gunn, A., Levy, S. ... Spencer, A. (2014). Common risk factor approach to address socioeconomic inequality in the oral health of preschool children - a prospective cohort study. BMC Public Health, 14, 1, 429-1-429-7.
10.1186/1471-2458-14-429
2014 Kapellas, K., Jamieson, L., Do, L., Bartold, P., Wang, H., Maple-Brown, L. ... Skilton, M. (2014). Associations between periodontal disease and cardiovascular surrogate measures among Indigenous Australians. International Journal of Cardiology, 173, 2, 190-196.
10.1016/j.ijcard.2014.02.015
2014 Kapellas, K., Skilton, M., Maple-Brown, L., Do, L., Bartold, P., O'Dea, K. ... Jamieson, L. (2014). Periodontal disease and dental caries among Indigenous Australians living in the Northern Territory, Australia. Australian Dental Journal, 59, 1, 93-99.
10.1111/adj.12135
2014 Do, L., Miller, J., Phelan, C., Sivaneswaran, S., Spencer, A. & Wright, C. (2014). Dental caries and fluorosis experience of 8-12-year-old children by early-life exposure to fluoride. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, 42, 6, 553-562.
10.1111/cdoe.12106
2014 Kapellas, K., Maple-Brown, L., Jamieson, L., Do, L., O'Dea, K., Brown, A. ... Skilton, M. (2014). Effect of periodontal therapy on arterial structure and function among Aboriginal Australians: a randomized, controlled trial. Hypertension, 64, 4, 702-708.
10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.114.03359
2013 Kapellas, K., Do, L., Bartold, P., Skilton, M., Maple-Brown, L., O'Dea, K. ... Jamieson, L. (2013). Effects of full-mouth scaling on the periodontal health of indigenous Australians: a randomized controlled trial. Journal of Clinical Periodontology, 40, 11, 1016-1024.
10.1111/jcpe.12152
2013 Jamieson, L., Do, L., Bailie, R., Sayers, S. & Turrell, G. (2013). Associations between area-level disadvantage and DMFT among a birth cohort of Indigenous Australians. Australian Dental Journal, 58, 1, 75-81.
10.1111/adj.12017
2013 Slade, G., Sanders, A., Do, L., Roberts-Thomson, K. & Spencer, A. (2013). Effects of fluoridated drinking water on dental caries in Australian adults. Journal of Dental Research, 92, 4, 376-382.
10.1177/0022034513481190
2012 Do, L. (2012). Oral health status and perception of oral health of young Australian adults. Australian Dental Journal, 57, 4, 515-517.
10.1111/adj.12009
2012 Crocombe, L., Brennan, D., Slade, G. & Do, L. (2012). Is self interdental cleaning associated with dental plaque levels, dental calculus, gingivitis and periodontal disease?. Journal of Periodontal Research, 47, 2, 188-197.
10.1111/j.1600-0765.2011.01420.x
2012 Do, L. (2012). Response to the Letter to the Editor, 'distribution of caries in children: Variations between and within populations'. Journal of Dental Research, 91, 12, 1210-1210.
10.1177/0022034512464053
2012 Do, L., Levy, S. & Spencer, A. (2012). Association between infant formula feeding and dental fluorosis and caries in Australian children. Journal of Public Health Dentistry, 72, 2, 112-121.
10.1111/j.1752-7325.2011.00290.x
2012 Rugg-Gunn, A. & Do, L. (2012). Effectiveness of water fluoridation in caries prevention. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, 40, 55-64.
10.1111/j.1600-0528.2012.00721.x
2012 Arora, A., Bedros, D., Bhole, S., Do, L., Scott, J., Blinkhorn, A. & Schwarz, E. (2012). Child and family health nurses' experiences of oral health of preschool children: a qualitative approach. Journal of Public Health Dentistry, 72, 2, 149-155.
10.1111/j.1752-7325.2011.00295.x
2012 Do, L. (2012). Distribution of Caries in Children: Variations between and within populations. Journal of Dental Research, 91, 6, 536-543.
10.1177/0022034511434355
2011 Roberts-Thomson, K., Stewart, J. & Do, L. (2011). A longitudinal study of the relative importance of factors related to use of dental services among young adults. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, 39, 3, 268-275.
10.1111/j.1600-0528.2010.00591.x
2011 Ngo, H., Mount, G., McIntyre, J. & Do, L. (2011). An in vitro model for the study of chemical exchange between glass ionomer restorations and partially demineralized dentin using a minimally invasive restorative technique. Journal of Dentistry, 39, Suppl 2, S20-S26.
10.1016/j.jdent.2011.10.016
2011 Arora, A., Scott, J., Bhole, S., Do, L., Schwarz, E. & Blinkhorn, A. (2011). Early childhood feeding practices and dental caries in preschool children: a multi-centre birth cohort study. BMC Public Health, 11, 1, 28-1-28-7.
10.1186/1471-2458-11-28
2011 Do, L., Spencer, A., Roberts-Thomson, K., Trinh, H. & Nguyen, T. (2011). Oral health status of Vietnamese children: Findings from the National Oral Health Survey of Vietnam 1999. Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health, 23, 2, 217-227.
10.1177/1010539509340047
2011 Brennan, D., Do, L. & Slade, G. (2011). Caries experience of adults attending private and public dental clinics in Australia. Journal of Public Health Dentistry, 71, 1, 32-37.
10.1111/j.1752-7325.2010.00199.x
2011 Do, L., Spencer, A., Roberts-Thomson, K., Trinh, H. & Nguyen, T. (2011). Oral health status of Vietnamese adults: Findings from the National Oral Health Survey of Vietnam. Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health, 23, 2, 228-236.
10.1177/1010539509340046
2010 Do, L., Spencer, A., Slade, G., Ha, D., Roberts-Thomson, K. & Liu, P. (2010). Trend of income-related inequality of child oral health in Australia. Journal of Dental Research, 89, 9, 959-964.
10.1177/0022034510371280
2010 Spencer, A., Mejia, G. & Do, L. (2010). Socioeconomic inequality in oral health of the Australian population. Australasian Epidemiologist, 17, 3, 20-23.
2010 Roberts-Thomson, K., Do, L., Spencer, A. & Hai, T. (2010). The second national oral health survey of Vietnam - 1999: variation in the prevalence of dental diseases. New Zealand dental Journal, 106, 3, 103-108.
2010 Roberts-Thomson, K., Spencer, A., Do, L., Szuster, F., Hai, T. & Nguyen, T. (2010). The Second National Oral Health Survey of Vietnam, 1999: background and methodology. New Zealand dental Journal, 106, 2, 61-66.
2009 Do, L., Spencer, A. & Ha, D. (2009). Association between dental caries and fluorosis among South Australian children. Caries Research, 43, 5, 366-373.
10.1159/000235580
2009 Do, L. (2009). Periodontal diseases in the Australian adult population. Australian Dental Journal, 54, 4, 390-393.
10.1111/j.1834-7819.2009.01167.x
2009 Brennan, D. & Do, L. (2009). Caries experience of private and public dental patients. Australian Dental Journal, 54, 1, 66-69.
10.1111/j.1834-7819.2008.01092.x
2008 Spencer, A. & Do, L. (2008). Changing risk factors for fluorosis among South Australian children. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, 36, 3, 210-218.
10.1111/j.1600-0528.2007.00389
2008 Do, L., Slade, G., Roberts-Thomson, K. & Sanders, A. (2008). Smoking-attributable periodontal disease in the Australian adult population. Journal of Clinical Periodontology, 35, 5, 398-404.
10.1111/j.1600-051X.2008.01223.x
2008 Do, L. & Spencer, A. (2008). Evaluation of oral health-related quality of life questionnaires in a general child population. Community Dental Health, 25, 4, 205-210.
10.1922/CDH_2241Do06
2007 Do, L. & Spencer, A. (2007). Risk-benefit balance in the use of fluoride among young children. Journal of Dental Research, 86, 8, 723-728.
10.1177/154405910708600807
2007 Do, L. & Roberts-Thomson, K. (2007). Dental caries experience in the Australian adult population. Australian Dental Journal, 52, 3, 249-251.
10.1111/j.1834-7819.2007.tb00496
2007 Spencer, A. & Do, L. (2007). Water fluoridation. Public Health Bulletin South Australia, 4, 2, 17-20.
2007 Do, L. & Spencer, A. (2007). Oral health-related quality of life of children by dental caries and fluorosis experience. Journal of Public Health Dentistry, 67, 3, 132-139.
10.1111/j.1752-7325.2007.00036
2007 Do, L. & Spencer, A. (2007). Decline in the prevalence of dental fluorosis among South Australian children. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, 35, 4, 282-291.
10.1111/j.1600-0528.2007.00314.x
2006 Slade, G., Sanders, A., Bill, C. & Do, L. (2006). Risk factors for dental caries in the five-year-old South Australian population. Australian Dental Journal, 51, 2, 130-139.
10.1111/j.1834-7819.2006.tb00416.x
2003 Do, L., Spencer, A., Roberts-Thomson, K., Ha, D., Tran, T. & Trinh, H. (2003). Periodontal disease among the middle-aged Vietnamese population. Journal of the International Academy of Periodontology, 5, 3, 77-84.
2003 Do, L., Spencer, A., Roberts-Thomson, K. & Ha, D. (2003). Smoking as a risk indicator for periodontal disease in the middle-aged Vietnamese population. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, 31, 6, 437-446.
10.1046/j.1600-0528.2003.00009.x
2002 Ngo, H., Fraser, M., Mount, G., McIntyre, J. & Do, L. (2002). Remineralisation of artificial carious dentine exposed to two glass-ionomers.. JOURNAL OF DENTAL RESEARCH, 81, A386-A386.
2002 Khosravi, K., Ngo, H., Fraser, M., Do, L. & Mount, G. (2002). Effects of storage media on the physical properties of Fuji IX.. JOURNAL OF DENTAL RESEARCH, 81, A421-A421.

Books

Year Citation
2016 L. Do & A. Spencer (Eds.) (2016). Oral health of Australian children: The National Child Oral Health Study 2012–14. Adelaide: University of Adelaide Press.
10.20851/ncohs
2016 L. Do & A. Spencer (Eds.) (2016). Oral health of Australian children: The National Child Oral Health Study 2012–14. Adelaide: University of Adelaide Press.
10.20851/ncohs
2008 Do, L., Ellershaw, A., Harford, J., Luzzi, L., Roberts-Thomson, K., Slade, G. & Spencer, A. (2008). The National Survey of Adult Oral Health 2004-06: Western Australia. Canberra: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (Media and Publishing Unit).

Book Chapters

Year Citation
2017 Do, L., Harford, J., Ha, D. & Spencer, A. (2017). Australian children’s general health behaviours. In L. Do & A. Spencer (Eds.), Oral health of Australian children. The National Child Oral Health Study 2012-14 (pp. 212-236). Adelaide: University of Adelaide Press.
10.20851/ncohs-08
2017 Do, L., Harford, J., Ha, D. & Spencer, A. (2017). Australian children’s general health behaviours. In L. Do & A. Spencer (Eds.), Oral health of Australian children. The National Child Oral Health Study 2012-14 (pp. 212-236). Adelaide: University of Adelaide Press.
10.20851/ncohs-08
2016 Ellershaw, A., Koster, C. & Do, L. (2016). Data weighting, consideration and estimation procedures. In L. Do & A. Spencer (Eds.), Oral Health of Australian Children The National Child Oral Health Study 2012-14 (pp. 35-47). Adelaide, South Australia: University of Adelaide Press.
2016 Spencer, A. & Do, L. (2016). Interpretation of findings and a way forward to improving oral health and dental care. In L. Do & A. Spencer (Eds.), Oral Health of Australian Children The National Child Oral Health Study 2012-14 (pp. 306-321). Adelaide, South Australia: University of Adelaide Press.
2016 Chrisopoulos, S., Ellershaw, A., Luzzi, L., Roberts-Thomson, K. & Do, L. (2016). Measuring child oral health and its influences. In L. Do & A. Spencer (Eds.), Oral Health of Australian Children The National Child Oral Health Study 2012-14 (pp. 15-34). Adelaide, South Australia: University of Adelaide Press.
2016 Ha, D., Roberts-Thomson, K., Arrow, P., Peres, K. & Do, L. (2016). Children’s oral health status in Australia, 2012-14. In L. Do & A. Spencer (Eds.), Oral Health of Australian Children The National Child Oral Health Study 2012-14 (pp. 86-154). Adelaide, South Australia: University of Adelaide Press.
2016 Armfield, J., Chrisopoulos, S., Peres, K., Roberts-Thomson, K. & Spencer, A. (2016). Australian children’s oral health behaviours. In L. Do & A. Spencer (Eds.), Oral Health of Australian Children The National Child Oral Health Study 2012-14 (pp. 178-211). Adelaide: University of Adelaide Press.
10.20851/ncohs-07
2016 Do, L., Luzzi, L., Ha, D., Roberts-Thomson, K., Chrisopoulos, S., Armfield, J. & Spencer, A. (2016). Trends in child oral health in Australia. In L. Do & A. Spencer (Eds.), Oral Health of Australian Children The National Child Oral Health Study 2012-14 (pp. 288-305). Adelaide: University of Adelaide Press.
10.20851/ncohs-11
2016 Roberts-Thomson, K., Kapellas, K., Ha, D., Jamieson, L., Arrow, P. & Do, L. (2016). Oral health status and behaviours of Indigenous Australian children. In L. Do & A. Spencer (Eds.), Oral Health of Australian Children The National Child Oral Health Study 2012-14 (pp. 264-287). Adelaide, South Australia: University of Adelaide Press.
2016 Spencer, A. & Do, L. (2016). Children's oral health - assessing and improving oral health. In L. Do & A. Spencer (Eds.), Oral Health of Australian Children The National Child Oral Health Study 2012-14 (pp. 1-14). Adelaide, South Australia: University of Adelaide Press.
2016 Do, L., Luzzi, L., Ha, D., Roberts-Thomson, K., Chrisopoulos, S., Armfield, J. & Spencer, A. (2016). Trends in child oral health in Australia. In L. Do & A. Spencer (Eds.), Oral Health of Australian Children The National Child Oral Health Study 2012-14 (pp. 288-305). Adelaide: University of Adelaide Press.
10.20851/ncohs-11
2010 Cunliffe, D., Spencer, A., Humpage, A., Bi, P., Allen, N., Do, L. ... Zhang, Y. (2010). Water quality and public health. In C. Daniels (Ed.), Adelaide: Water of a City (pp. 360-382). South Australia: Wakefield Press.
2007 Roberts-Thomson, K. & Do, L. (2007). Oral health status. In G. D. Slade, A. J. Spencer & K. F. Roberts-Thompson (Eds.), Australia's Dental Generations: The National Survey of Adult Oral Health 2004-2006 (pp. 81-142). Australia: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (Media and Publishing Unit).

Conference Papers

Year Citation
2015 Kapellas, K., Maple-Brown, L., Jamieson, L., Do, L., O'Dea, K., Brown, A. ... Skilton, M. (2015). The Effect of Periodontal Therapy on Carotid Intima-Media Thickness among Aboriginal Australians: A Randomised Controlled Trial.. 20th IEA World Congress of Epidemiology (WCE). Anchorage, AK.
2007 McNamara, T. R., Slade, G. D., Sanders, A. E., Do, L. G. & Bartold, P. M. (2007). Contributions of local and systemic inflammation to periodontitis among Australians. IADR. New Orleans.
2007 Sanders, A. E., Slade, G. D., Bartold, P. M., McNamara, T. R. & Do, L. G. (2007). Effect modification of smoking and poverty on periodontal inflammatory response. IADR. New Orleans.

Conference Items

Year Citation
2014 Kapellas, K., Maple-Brown, L. J., Bartold, P. M., Brown, A., Do, L. G., O'Dea, K. ... Skilton, M. R. (2014). Effect of a periodontal intervention on pulse wave velocity in Indigenous Australians with periodontal disease: the PerioCardio randomized controlled trial. World Congress in Cardiology Scientific Sessions. Melbourne, Victoria.
10.1016/j.gheart.2014.03.1368
2013 Kapellas, K., Skilton, M. R., Maple-Brown, L. J., Do, L. G., Bartold, P. M., Slade, G. D. & Jamieson, L. M. (2013). Periodontal Outcomes from Single-visit Non-surgical Periodontal Therapy among Indigenous Australians. 91st General Session of the International Association of Dental Research (IADR). Seattle, Washington USA.

Report for External Bodies

Year Citation
2017 Amarasena, H. D., (2017). Australian and New Zealand Nutrient Reference Values for Fluoride: A report prepared for the Australian Government Department of Health and the New Zealand Ministry of Health,
2014 Do, L., Ha, D., Spencer, A. J., Armfield, J. & Roberts-Thomson, K. F., (2014). Trends in child oral health in Queensland, Queensland Health, Queensland,
2014 Ha, D., Roberts-Thomson, K. F. & Do, L., (2014). Oral health status, Queensland Health, Queensland,
2014 Do, L., Ellershaw, A., Roberts-Thomson, K. F., Beckwith, K., Mejia, G. C. & Johnston, Z., (2014). Survey methods, Queensland Health, Queensland,
2014 (2014). The beginning of change: The Queensland Child Oral Health Survey 2010-2012, Queensland Health, Queensland,

Theses

Year Citation
2016 Ju, X.; (2016); Periodontal disease, tooth loss and daily life in older adults in South Australia: a longitudinal study;

CI-A

2013-2016

NHMRC

Project Grant

Do LG

Spencer AJ

Thomson WM

Scott  J

Common risk factor approaches to address socioeconomic inequality in child oral health

$773,033

CI-B

2016-2019

NHMRC
Partnership Grant

Peres M

Do LG

Brennan D

Spencer AJ

Karnon J

Roberts-Thomson KF

Peres K

Thomson WM

Luzzi L

Harford JE

Delivering effective dental healthcare in 2020-2030: A national longitudinal partnership study of burden of oral

diseases in Australia

$1,056,521

CI-A

2012-2015

NHMRC

Career Development Fellowship

Do LG

Understanding influences on child oral health

$391,076

CI-B

2012-2016

 

NHMRC

Centre of Research Excellence

Brennan D

Do LG

Roberts-Thomson KF

Spencer AJ

Dental health services research for improved oral health outcomes

$2,464,677

CI-B

2011-2014

 

NHMRC

Partnership Grant

Spencer AJ

Do LG

Brennan D

Roberts-Thomson KF

Impact of health policy on the delivery of dental services and child oral health outcomes

$1,259,000

CI-B

2011-2014

NHMRC

Project Grant

Roberts-Thomson KF

Do LG

Is silver fluoride effective in managing deciduous caries in Indigenous children?

$662,066

CI-A

2009-2012

NHMRC

Project Grant

Do LG

Spencer AJ

Natural history and longterm impact of dental fluorosis.

$310,150

CI-B

2011-2014

Cancer Aust

Project Grant

Farah C

Do LG

Screening for oral cancer.

$512,276

CI-A

2007-2009

NHMRC

Project Grant

Do LG

Liu P

Socioeconomic gradients in children's oral health.

$72,500

CI-B

2009-2010

NHMRC

Project Grant

Spencer AJ

Do LG

Effect of fluoridation on initiation of caries.

$193,375.

 

I am a co-coordinator of Evidence-based Practice I for BDS and BOH students.

I am currently principal supervisor of 3 PhD candidates.

I co-supervise 2 Honours students.

Position
Associate Professor
Phone
83133964
Fax
8313 3070
Campus
North Terrace
Building
Adelaide Health and Medical Sciences Building
Room Number
WS9102.01
Org Unit
ARCPOH

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