received her bachelor's degree in biology from
Penn State University in 1982 and her doctorate in dental medicine
from the University of Pennsylvania's School of Dental Medicine in
1987 where she graduated magna cum laude and was a member of Omicron
Kappa Upsilon honor society.
is a member of the American Dental Association and the Southern
Chapter of the New Jersey State Dental Association.
Dazen has been married to her husband, Ken, a veterinarian, since
1985. They have two sons, Kevin and Cody. Her hobbies and interests
include traveling, reading and golf.