GSU student seeks physicians’ views on dental care for seniors in rural areas  

Swaha Pattanaik – a doctoral student in the community health program at Georgia Southern University in Statesboro (GSU) – is looking for geriatricians and other applicable physicians who are willing to share their views on dental care for seniors who live in rural areas in the state.

The 30-minute telephone or in-office interviews will be conducted on a confidential basis. The research project has been approved by the Institutional Review Board at GSU (IRB# H18410). 

Physicians who practice in rural areas in Georgia who are interested in being interviewed for this research project should contact Pattanaik at or 701.552.0931.