Company: Loma Linda University
Location: Lake Arrowhead, CA United States
Lake Arrowhead, CA, January 20, 2016, Janet Bauer, Professor at Loma Linda University, has been recognized by Elite Women Worldwide for dedication, achievement and leadership in dentistry research.
Nudged by a teacher in junior high, Dr. Bauer set out on a path to become a dentist. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Zoology from the University of California, Los Angeles, in 1971, and a DDS from the University of Southern California in 1975. After she completed school, she began to practice dentistry with the intention of leaving the academic world behind. Before long, however, Dr. Bauer began to miss the academic environment, and began looking into research opportunities while still continuing to practice dentistry.