Honoree

Kelton T. Stewart

AWARDS

Titled Professor (2017)
Baldwin Orthodontics Professorship
Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
School of Dentistry
Department of Orthodontics and Oral Facial Genetics

BIOGRAPHY

Dr. Kelton Stewart is a Texas native who joined the IU Department of Orthodontics and Oral Facial Genetics in November 2008. He attended Baylor University from 1998 to 2002, where he earned a B.A in Biology (2002). He continued his professional education at Baylor College of Dentistry from 2002 to 2006, where he gained his DDS (2006), certificate in Orthodontics (2008), and MS in Health Professions Education (2008).

Dr. Stewart is active in several dental professional associations, including Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honor Society, American Association of Orthodontists, and Odontological Honor Society. His funded research includes Orthodontic Quality of Life Assessment Survey (OQoLAS11-14): Development and Validation (co-principal investigator, Baylor College of Dentistry Master's Thesis) and Cytokine Production by Human Dendritic Cells in Culture with A.actinomycetemcomitans (co-principal investigator, NIH/NIDCR Grant for Student Research).