University Bio - Maureen Van Hook

Maureen Van Hook

Clinical Assistant Professor
Director, Dental Hygiene Program

Maureen Van Hook
Contact Info:
Campus: Corktown Campus
Building: School of Dentistry
Room: DC 303
Phone: 313-494-6935
Maureen Van Hook
Areas of Expertise:
Dental Hygiene
Dental Emergencies
Dental Hygiene Licensing
Gum Disease
Periodontal (Gum) Disease
Preventive Dentistry


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Prof. Van Hook teaches oral health assessment, periodontal therapy and prevention courses to dental hygiene students. She is also involved in teaching local anesthesia to dental hygiene students. Additional responsibilities include serving as Dental Hygiene Program Director. Her interests focus on educational methodologies. She has received a number of teaching awards. Prof. Van Hook holds a certificate and B.S degree in Dental Hygiene from the University of Detroit and M.S. degree in Dental Hygiene from the University of Michigan. She joined the University in 2012.