Carolynn Zeitz

Ms. Zeitz received a Certificate in Dental Hygiene and BS from the University of Detroit Mercy and is currently working on her MA in Curriculum and Instruction at the University of Detroit Mercy. She is also a registered dental assistant. She teaches pre-clinical and clinical pediatric dental hygiene to dental and dental hygiene students. 

She is responsible for community pediatric outreach for the dental students to provide oral health education and dental screenings for Head Start programs in Detroit Public Schools, and Infant Oral Health outreach program for the senior dental students.  In addition, Ms. Zeitz is very active in ADEA as Chair-Elect of the New Educators Sig and the Graphic Designer of the Michigan Dental Hygiene Association professional publication "Bulletin".

Professional memberships included: American Dental Hygiene Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and the Michigan Oral Health Coalition.

She also practices as a dental hygienist in the private sector in both a general and pediatric dentistry practices.  She joined the University in 2006.