Diane Chang, DDS, is an adjunct clinical lecturer in oral maxillofacial surgery and hospital dentistry at U-M School of Dentistry and Health System. She received her DDS degree from U-M and also completed a general practice residency program following graduation. She is involved with training dental residents in treating medically complex and compromised patients in the hospital setting. She has focused on patient care in public health and community dental clinic settings. She also served as a preceptor for U-M and University of Detroit Mercy dental students in their community-based education rotations and helped facilitate interprofessional education between dental and nursing students in their outreach sites. She strongly believes in the teamwork approach and collaboration of different health science fields to improve patient care.