Dr. Divesh Byrappagari earned his BDS from Bangalore University, India and a MSD in Dental Public Health from Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Byrappagari also completed a Dental Public Health Residency from the New York State Department of Health. He is currently Assistant Professor in the Department of Patient Management and Director of Community Outreach. Dr. Byrappagari teaches Dental Public Health courses for dental students. His research interests include reducing oral health disparities, health services and health policy research.