Amanda Abbott | Vice President

Amanda graduated from the University of Minnesota with her BSDH degree in 2021. After

graduation she continued a research mentorship with her professors and published her first

research paper with the Journal of Dental Hygiene in 2023 titled, “The Oral and Systemic Health

Implications of Electronic Cigarette Usage as Compared to Conventional Tobacco Cigarettes: a

review of literature”. She works full time as a clinical dental hygienist and enjoys volunteering

when she can. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and has 11 siblings and

7 nieces and nephews. She also loves the outdoors, running, and painting. Amanda is excited

to serve as Vice President of MnDHA and looks forward to connecting, networking, and

supporting hygienists throughout the state.