Sanjay Chand, MBBS, MD, is an Associate Professor in the Department of Biomedical and Diagnostic Sciences, University of Detroit Mercy. He teaches Dental students, Dental Hygiene, Physician assistant and Nurse Anesthesia programs at the University. He conducts Chairside teaching at the UHC campus at Detroit Receiving Hospital in Detroit. Being an MD, he brings a medical perspective to the practice of dentistry, linking the oral cavity to systemic health of a patient. Dr. Chand is Director of Infection Control at the Dental School and is responsible for infection control policies and exposure incidents that occur in the dental clinics. Dr. Chand lives in Windsor, Canada where he is involved with the Toldo School of Nursing and Schulich School of Medicine, along with his wife who practices medicine in Windsor and Amherstburg.