Nan E. Hatch DMD, PhD

Dr. Nan Hatch is an Associate Professor of Dentistry, the Lysle E Johnston, Jr. Collegiate Professor of Orthodontics, and Chair of the Department of Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry at the University of Michigan. Dr. Hatch received her clinical orthodontic training and a Ph.D. in Molecular and Cell Biology from the University of Washington in Seattle. Dr. Hatch has previously served as the GLAO representative to the AAO’s Council on Scientific Affairs, as president of the Craniofacial Biology Group of the International Association of Dental Research and is currently serving on the Awards Review Committee of the International Association of Dental Research. Dr. Hatch’s research interests include basic and translational research in bone biology and the molecular etiology of craniofacial anomalies, as well as the development of biologic mediators for control of orthodontic tooth movement and retention.