Associate Professor Emerita
Sherri Lukes speaking/consulting
Southern Illinois University
Cobden, Illinois, United States
Sherri M. Lukes, RDH, MS, FAADH, has been a dental hygienist for 38 years and holds advanced degrees in education. She is associate professor emerita, Southern Illinois University, where she taught oral pathology, public health and multicultural dental hygiene. Research was concentrated in migrant oral health, oral pathology and public health issues, resulting in multiple peer reviewed publications. Sherri now enjoys integrating her years of experience into continuing education courses and publications to empower dental professionals in the process of care. She is an approved speaker of and holds a pathology fellowship in the American Academy of Dental Hygiene, is a past president of the Illinois Dental Hygienists’ Association, and a member of the American Academy of Oral Medicine. Community service includes biannual trips to central/southern Mexico, delivering preventive care in an orphanage and remote villages. Honors include Community Service, Research, and Teacher of the Year awards while at SIU, IFLOSS Coalition/ Illinois Department of Public Health Oral Health Champion Award and the Sunstar/RDH Award of Distinction.
Saturday, June 27, 2020
9:30 AM – 10:30 AM