Dr. MICHAEL CHARLES LYNCH

EDUCATION
B.S. (Biology) Ursinus College, Collegeville, Pennsylvania, 1987
D.M.D. (Dentistry) University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey,

New Jersey Dental School, Newark, NJ, 1992

Certificate (Periodontics) State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, 1997
Ph.D. Oral Biology (Microbial Genetics) SUNY at Buffalo, 2000

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
2015-present Global Director, Scientific Engagement, Oral Care, Johnson & Johnson Consumer, Inc.
2015-present Fellow, Johnson & Johnson Consumer, Inc.
2012-2015 Global Director, Medical Affairs and Clinical Strategy and Research, Oral Care, Johnson

& Johnson Consumer, Inc.

2010-2012 Director, Clinical Research, OraPharma, Inc.
2009-2010 Director, Clinical Research, Professional Dermatology and Oral Care/Research,
Technology and Professional Products, Johnson & Johnson Group of Consumer
Companies, Inc.

2006-2008 Director, Clinical Research, Rx, Inflammation, New Technology, Oral Health Care,

Johnson & Johnson Group of Consumer Companies, Inc.
2006-2012 Major, United States Army Reserve Dental Corps
2005-2012 Private Practice Limited to Periodontics, Sea Girt, NJ
2004-2005 General Dentist, 373 rd Medical Co., LSA Anaconda, Balad, Iraq
2002-2006 Director, Clinical Research, Oral Care Research & Development, Pfizer

Consumer Healthcare

2001-2002 Director, Scientific Information, Council on Scientific Affairs, Division of

Science, American Dental Association, Chicago, Illinois
2000-2001 Private Practice Limited to Periodontics, Naperville, IL
2000-2006 Captain, United States Army Reserve Dental Corps, Fort Sheridan, IL
1999-2001 Assistant Director, Acceptance Program, Council on Scientific Affairs, Division of

Science, American Dental Association, Chicago, IL

1998-1999 Calibrated Examiner, Periodontal Disease Research Center, SUNY at Buffalo
1998-1999 Consultant – Life core Biomedical Corporation, Chaska, Minnesota
1997-1999 Research Assistant Professor, Department of Oral Biology, SUNY at Buffalo
1997-1999 Attending Dentist, Veterans Administration Medical Center of Western New York,

Buffalo, New York

1997-1999 Dental Research Fellow, Veterans Administration Medical Center of Western New York
1997-1999 Lecturer – Oral Mucosal Diseases Third Year Dental Course – Department of Oral

Diagnostic Sciences, SUNY at Buffalo

1997-1999 Consultant – A-V Health Promotions, Inc., La Jolla, California
1997-1998 Private Practice Limited to Periodontics, Buffalo, NY
1996-1997 Consultant – ADA Guide to Dental Therapeutics, ADA Publishing Company, 1998
1995-1999 Clinical Instructor, Department of Periodontics and Endodontics, SUNY at Buffalo

1995-1996 Clinical Instructor in Periodontics, Erie County Medical Center General Practice

Residency Program, Buffalo, New York

1993-1994 Clinical Instructor in Preventive Dentistry, SUNY at Buffalo
1992-1997 Post-Doctoral Associate, Research Foundation of the State University of New York
HONORS AND AWARDS
2002-present numerous company awards
1997-1999 Veterans Administration Dental Research Fellowship
1992-1997 Institutional Dentist Scientist Award, National Institute of Dental Research
1991 IADR Student Research Summer Fellowship
1990 Colgate-Palmolive Summer Research Fellowship
1990 Foundation of UMDNJ Summer Research Fellowship
CURRENT MEMBERSHIPS
International/American Association of Dental Research
PUBLICATIONS
1. Lynch M, McGuire JA, Milleman K, Milleman J, Amini P and J Gallob. Multi-Center
Assessment of Potassium Oxalate Formulation for Relief of Dentinal Hypersensitivity.
(manuscript submitted)
2. Teles FRF, Lynch MC, Martin L, Patel M, Torresyap G and RP Teles. Bacterial resistance to
minocycline after adjunctive minocycline microspheres during periodontal maintenance: a
randomized study. (manuscript submitted)
3. Lynch M, Zimmerman B, Naji M and CR Goyal. 21 Day Clinical Efficacy of Essential Oil
Containing Mouth Rinses: Effect on Reducing Existing Gingivitis and Plaque. (manuscript in
preparation)
4. Lynch M, Cortelli SC, Ricci-Nittel D, McGuire JA, Mordas CM, Zhang J, Aquino DR and JR
Cortelli. Randomized Study of Efficacy of Essential-Oil Mouthrinses with and without Alcohol in
Plaque and Gingivitis Management. BMC Oral Health (2018) 18:6
5. Cepeda MS, Weinstein R, Blacketer C and MC Lynch. Association of flossing/inter-dental
cleaning and periodontitis in adults. J Clin Periodontol. 2017;44:866-871.
6. Lynch M, Cortelli SC, McGuire JA, Mordas C, Ricci-Nittel D, Zhang J, Aquino DA and JR
Cortelli. 2016. Antiplaque/Antigingivitis Efficacy of Two Essential Oil-containing Mouthrinses:
6-month Study. Journal of Dental Research. Special Issue (95):Abstract #1225.
7. Gallob JT, Lynch M, Charles C, Ricci-Nittel D, Mordas C, Gambogi R, Revankar R, Mutti B and
R Labella. A randomized trial of ethyl lauroyl arginate-containing mouthrinse in the control of
gingivitis. Journal of Clinical Periodontology 2015; doi:10.1111/jcpe.12428.
8. Mordas C, Lynch M, Tian X, Revankar R, Gallob J and P Amini and D Ricci-Nittel. 2015.
Antiplaque/Antigingivitis Efficacy of Ethyl-Lauroyl-Arginate Containing Mouthrinses. Journal of
Dental Research. Special Issue (94):Abstract #0561.
9. Lynch M, McGuire J, Perfekt R, Tharakan M, Fitzgerald L, Milleman M, Milleman J, Amini P
and J Gallob. 2015. Assessment of Dipotassium Oxalate Mouthrinse for Relief of Dentinal
Hypersensitivity. Journal of Dental Research. Special Issue (94):Abstract #1901.
10. Fitzgerald L, Friesen L, Perfekt R and M Lynch. 2014. Whitening Efficacy of a Peroxide-and
Fluoride-containing Mouthrinse: A Three-week Study. Journal of Dental Research. Special Issue
(8393):Abstract #1549.

11. Lynch M, Sharma D, Mifsud R, McGuire JA, Gallob JT and P Amini. 2013. Clinical Efficacy of
a Potassium Oxalate Dentin Hypersensitivity Mouthrinse. Journal of Dental Research. Special
Issue (92):Abstract #2841.
12. Song X, Yaskell T, Klepac-Ceraj V, Lynch MC and NS Soukos. Antimicrobial Action of
Minocycline Microspheres Versus 810 nm Diode Laser on Human Dental Plaque Microcosm
Biofilms. Journal of Periodontology 2013 Jun 27. [Epub ahead of print]
13. Flemmig T, Giannobile W, McClain P, Aldredge W and M Lynch. 2011. Multi-Center Six-Month
Study on Arestin for Adjunctive Treatment of Peri-Implantitis. Journal of Dental Research.
Special Issue (90):Abstract#2989.
14. Fine D, Markowitz K, Furgang D, Goldsmith D, Charles C, Lisante TA and MC Lynch. 2007.
Effect of an Essential Oil-Containing Mouthrinse on Specific Plaque Bacteria In Vivo. Journal of
Clinical Periodontology 34(8):652-7
15. Fine D, Markowitz K, Furgang D, Goldsmith D, Ricci-Nittel D, Charles C, Peng P and M Lynch.
2007. Effect of Rinsing With an Essential Oil-Containing Mouthrinse on Subgingival
Periodontopathogens. Journal of Periodontology 78(10):1935-42.
16. Santos S, Beneduce C, McGuire, JT, Perfekt R, Araujo MWB, Qaqish J and MC Lynch.
Antiplaque/Antigingivitis Efficacy of Vanilla Mint Listerine Antiseptic. 2007. Journal of Dental
Research. Special Issue (86):Abstract #2483.
17. Beneduce C, Santos S, Wu MM, Perfekt R, Lynch, M, Bailey L, Krawczuk J, Qaqish J and CR
Goyal. 2007. Efficacy of an Essential Oil-Containing Mouthrinse in Controlling Oral Malodor.
Journal of Dental Research. Special Issue (86):Abstract #2207.
18. Araujo MWB, Beneduce C, Santos S, Zhao Q, McGuire JA, Lynch M, Dembling W and M
Cronin. Oral Irritation and Sensitization of a Plaque-Tinting Mouthrinse for Children. 2007.
Journal of Dental Research. Special Issue (86):Abstract #2484.
19. Charles C, Lisante TA, Zhao Q, Qaqish J, Lynch MC, Goyal CR and N Sharma. Two Efficacy
Studies of a Children’s Pre-Brush Plaque-Tinting Mouthrinse. 2007. Journal of Dental Research.
Special Issue (86):Abstract #2206.
20. Lisante TA, Santos S, McGuire JT, Perfekt R, Araujo MWB, Lynch MC, Qaqish J and CR Goyal.
Vanilla- Mint Mouthrinse Reduces and Controls Oral Malodor Using Hedonic Methodology.
2007. Journal of Dental Research. Special Issue (86):Abstract #2204.
21. Furgang D, Markowitz K, Goldsmith D, Charles C, Lynch M and D Fine. 2007. Journal of Dental
Research. Special Issue (86):Abstract #2596.
22. Santos S, Sharma N, Araujo MWB, Coelho JF, Lynch M and JT McGuire.
Antiplaque/Antigingivitis Efficacy of Essential-Oil-Fluoride Mouthrinse &
AmineFluoride/StannousFluoride Mouthrinse. 2006. Journal of Dental Research. Special Issue
(85).
23. Charles C, Bauroth K, Lynch MC and Q Zhao. Antiplaque/Antigingivitis Efficacy of a Citrus
Flavored Essential Oil Mouthrinse. 2004. Journal of Dental Research. Special Issue (83):Abstract
#0159.
24. Lynch MC. 2004. Re: Mouthrinses with Alcohol: Cytotoxic Effects on Human Gingival
Fibroblasts In Vitro. Journal of Periodontology. 75:333-334.
25. Sharma N, Charles CH, Lynch MC, Qaqish J, McGuire JA, Galustians JG and LD Kumar. 2004.
Adjunctive Benefit of an Essential Oil-Containing Mouthrinse in Reducing Plaque and Gingivitis
in Patients Who Brush and Floss Regularly: A Six-month Study. Journal of the American Dental
Association. 135:496-504.
26. Santos S, Sturdivant L, Ilg D, Borden L, Rubin M, Zhang P, Pan PC and MC Lynch. 2004.
Comparative Antimicrobial Activity of Essential Oil-Containing Oral Care Strips. Journal of
Dental Research. Special Issue (83):Abstract #3534.

27. Yu D, Sipos T, Wu MM, Bilbault, T, Lynch M and C Naleway. Effect of Fluoride/Essential Oil-
Containing Mouthrinse on the Microhardness of Demineralized Bovine Enamel. American
Journal of Dentistry. 2004. 17(3):216-218.
28. Charles C, Mankodi SM, Santos SL, Lynch MC, Coelho J and MM Wu. 2003. Determination of the
Antiplaque/Antigingivitis Efficacy of Essential-Oil-containing Mouthrinses, With and Without Fluoride,
Using an Experimental Gingivitis Model. Journal of Dental Research. Special Issue (82):Abstract #2758.
29. Lynch MC and HK Kuramitsu. 2000. Superoxide Dismutase in Pathogenic Bacteria. Microbes and
Infection. 2:1245-1255.
30. Lynch MC and HK Kuramitsu. 1999. Role of Superoxide Dismutase in the Physiology of Porphyromonas
gingivalis 381. Infection and Immunity. 67(7): 3367-3375.
31. Lynch MC and ME Neiders. 1998. Risks of Occupational Exposure to Latex Gloves. New York State
Dental Journal. 68(4):35-39.
32. Lynch MC and HK Kuramitsu. 1998. Role of Superoxide Dismutase in the Physiology of Porphyromonas
gingivalis 381. Gordon Research Conference – Microbial Stress Response.
33. Lynch MC and HK Kuramitsu. 1997. Study of Superoxide Dismutase in Porphyromonas gingivalis 381.
Journal of Dental Research. Special Issue (76):Abstract #680.
34. Lynch MC and HK Kuramitsu. 1996. Study of Superoxide Dismutase in Porphyromonas gingivalis 381.
Journal of Dental Research. Special Issue (75):Abstract #935.
35. Lynch M, Guindon L, Epstein L, Blumberg B, Cho MI and EJ Bergey. 1994. Characterization of an HIV-
Infected Promyelocytic Cell Line. Journal of Dental Research. Special Issue (73):Abstract #1192.
36. Lynch M, Jandinski J, Husain A, Tiu B and P Murray. 1992. Presence of Interleukin-1ß in Crevicular
Fluid from HIV-Infected Adults. Journal of Dental Research. Special Issue (71):Abstract #394,
37. Lynch M, Jandinski J, Fenesy K and P Murray. 1991. Crevicular Fluid Interleukin-1ß Levels in HIV-
Associated Periodontal Disease. Journal of Dental Research. Special Issue (70):Abstract #1208.
38. Murray P, Fenesy K, Huber H, Scorziello T, Lynch M, Najjar T and J Jandinski. 1991. HIV-Associated
Periodontal Disease in IV-Drug Users. Journal of Dental Research. (70):Abstract #1195.
ACTIVITIES
2015-present Board of Directors – American Dental Association Foundation
2015-2016 Vice-Chair, The Harvard Initiative: Integrating Oral Health and Medicine
2015-2016 Member, Harvard School of Dental Medicine Dean’s Advisory Board
2012-2013 Board of Directors – The Task Force on Design and Analysis in Oral Health
2010-2011 Member – Periodontal Therapy Committee, American Academy of Periodontology
2007-2009 Chair – Periodontal Therapy Committee, American Academy of Periodontology
2004-2006 Chair – Oral Health Self-Care Program – International Life Sciences Institute
2004-2005 Journal of the American Dental Association Industry Advisory Board
2004-2008 University of Michigan Biotechnology Industry Advisory Board
2007-2009 Ad Hoc Reviewer – Journal of Periodontology
2003-2004 Ad Hoc Reviewer – Journal of Periodontology
2003-2006 New Jersey Dental School Study Committee
2003-2006 New Jersey Dental School Board of Advisors
2003-2004 University of California at San Francisco School of Dentistry Board of Counselors