Leslie Roeder, DDS, MS is Professor of the Department of Diagnostic and Biomedical Sciences. She also serves as Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at The University of Texas School of Dentistry at Houston. Dr. Roeder earned her dental degree from the University of North Carolina and completed a General Practice Residency at Veteran Administration Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland. She received a Master of Science degree in Biomaterials at The University of Texas Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences in Houston. Dr. Roeder is a member of the American Dental Association, American Dental Education Association and the Academy of Dental Materials. She is a Fellow of the American College of Dentists and was elected into The University of Texas Academy of Health Science Education.