Dr. Braud teaches didactic, seminar and clinical courses for both dental and graduate dental students in endodontics. Additional responsibilities include involvement as the director of the endodontic section for the Accelerated Dental program. He has received several teaching awards. He has lectured locally, nationally and internationally. Dr. Braud received a B.A. degree from Louisiana State University, a D.D.S. degree from Loyola University School of Dentistry (New Orleans), a Certificate in Endodontology from Oregon Health Sciences University, and a M. Ed. degree from the University of New Orleans. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics. He joined the UDM School of Dentistry faculty in 2000.