Jean-Philippe Mallet is presently working in a private clinic as an Endodontics exclusive. He is a President of member of French Society of Microdentistry, Full Member of French Society of Endodontics, Associate Member of American Association of Endodontists & member of Swiss Endotolongy Society.
1. Microdentistry and endodontics
2. Root canal retreatment
3. Apical surgery
4. Perforation and resorption treatment
5. Use of Ni-Ti
Amer Taqa completed PhD in Inorganic Chemistry awarded in 2001. Dissertation Title " Preparation and study some of complexes that can be used as dental restorative. Advisor: Tahani Al-Sandook and I.M.Ahmed. M.Sc in inorganic Chemistry awarded in 1991. Dissertation Title" Preparation and study some of uranium complexes with nitrones" Advisor: Wiseman Aziz. B.Sc in Chemistry awarded in 1985. He is working as a Professor in Dental Basic Science Mosul University since 1993-to present and he is Head of Dept. of Dental Basic Sciences (2003 to 2005) and Registrar of Dept. of Dental Basic Sciences (1995 to 2003).
Professor Schmidlin has worked at the Department of Preventive Dentistry, Periodontology and Cariology (PPK) at the Center for Dentistry at the University of Zurich for almost 15 years. Professor Schmidlin was awarded the Venia Legendi in 2006 by the Medical Faculty of the University of Zurich. In 2007. In 2012, he was appointed Honorary Associate Professor at Otago University. Professor Schmidlin is the head of the specialization program for the acquisition of the Periodontics Specialist in the Periodontics Department of the Swiss Society of Periodontology at the University of Zurich.
• Anti-infective management of caries and periodontitis
• Prevention and non-/minimally invasive therapy of caries
• Non-surgical and regenerative periodontal therapy
• Dentin hypersensitivity
Euiseong Kim is working as an associate professor, department of Conservative Dentistry, Yonsei University College of Dentistry. Euiseong Kim is a academic director of Korean Academy of Conservative Dentistry from 2009-2014 and general secretary director in Conservative Dentistry Association from 2013-2015 and he is also a planning director for The Korean Academy of Conservative Dentistry from 2015-present and presently he is a Vice President, Microscopic Dental Society.
Rodolfo Elias Hilú is presently working as a full Professor of the Chair of Endodontics of the Faculty of Dentistry of the Maimónides University and he is a director of the Residency in Endodontics of the Argentine Odontological Association.
Endodontics in general (Diagnosis, Operative Field, Surgical preparation, Radicular Obturation, Remote Control, etc.)
Dr. Zhang received a DMD from West China University of Medical Sciences (Sichuan University) (1992). He also received a PhD in Oral Biology and a Certificate in Prosthodontics, both from the University of Connecticut (2002). He has had post-doctoral research training in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Connecticut (2002). He became a board certified Prosthodontist (American Board of Prosthodontics) in 2009.
Dr. Zhang’s research focuses primarily on dental implantology and tooth regeneration. His research is funded by both the NIH and private industry. Some of his previous and current research projects include the responses of osteoblasts to dental implant surface (osseointegration), the regulation mechanisms in tooth development and regeneration, as well as critical oral mineralized tissue diseases such as bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis of the jaw (ONJ)
Lydia G. Katrova completed her Ph.D. in 1997 from Bulgaria, her post-doctoral fellowship from Dental School (University of California, Los Angeles). Presently, she is Full Professor in the Department of Dental Medicine, Medical University- Sofia, Bulgaria. She is the author-co-author of more than 150 papers in national and international journals and presented more than 80 papers in national and international conferences.
Public Health, Community Dentistry,Ethics and Deontology; Dental ergonomics
Dr. Ajay Parihar has a post-graduate degree in Oral Medicine, Diagnosis and Radiology and is practicing Oral Medicine and Maxillofacial Imaging since 2003. Dr. Parihar is heading the Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology as Associate Professor in Government College of Dentistry, Indore (M.P) and has fellowship in Maxillofacial Radiology from Aichi Gakuin University, Japan. He has been instrumental in establishing Oral Medicine and Radiology as a clinical specialty in Central India He worked as Executive Committee Member (2009) and Joint Secretary(2011 and 2012), and Vice President (2014) for the Indian Academy of Oral Medicine and Radiology (IAOMR).
Dr. Parihar has delivered lectures, conducted workshops across India. He is well published internationally and actively engaged in the field of Oral Mucosal Disorders, Orofacial Pain, TMD and CBCT Imaging for which he has lectured since 10 years on different platforms.
Dr. Bugra Ozen is a Pediatric Dentist currently working as an Assistant Professor at ACTA Amsterdam. Between 2007-2009, he was the President of Turkish Conscious Sedation Association. Also, 2005-2006 he was Head of Pediatric Dentistry as an Assistant Professor at Karadeniz Technical University. He has authored more than 20 scientific articles in peer-reviewed International journals. He serves as an Editorial board member and reviewer of several scientific journals. His clinical expertise is on pediatric dentistry and dental sedation.
Dr.Golmoradizadeh Ali ,Graduated from Centro Escolar University on 2013 in Doctor of Dental Mediciene , and MS Orthodontics from University of Philippines
- Faculty member of university of Hormozgan ,Iran
- 6 internatinal presentation in ADA and FDI congresses ,
- Succefully passed one year Research Fellowship course
-Assocaited editor of Journal of Evaluation of Medical and Dental Sciences
lingual orthodontics, self-ligating technique, mixed dentition, endodontics, and mini implants
Dr. Wan Zaripah has graduated in 1992 and served the Ministry of Health, Malaysia for 9 years. Later she continued her study and completed GradDipClinDent in 2003 and DclinDent in 2006 from University of Adelaide, Australia and also a fellow of RACDS since 2004. In 2013 she did her Postdoc. research fellow programme at the UTHSCSA, Texas, United States. She is currently works as Senior lecturer and Consultant prosthodontist/restoratives at Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia. She has published more than 30 papers in citation and non-citations reputed journals and frequently invited as a spekaer in workshop or conferences locally and internationally
Restoratives, Prosthodontics, Endodontics, Cariology, Dental Materials and Tooth wear especially Erosion.
Dr. Jones received his DMD from the University of Louisville (1978) and completed a Residency in Pediatric Dentistry from Indiana University (1980). He obtained a Certificate in Dental Health Services Research (1989: Harvard University), EdD in Higher Education (1993: Indiana University) and PhD in Biological Sciences (2003: Empresarial University). He completed a United States Congressional Fellowship in 2000, with Senior Indiana Senator Richard Lugar, Washington, DC. He was Dean of the School of Health Sciences, Indiana-Purdue University (1993-2005) and is presently Professor and Chair of the Department of Pediatric Dentistry, IU School of Dentistry and Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, IU School of Medicine. He has published over 95 articles, book chapters and research abstracts in the dental, medical and education literature and obtained over 6.4 million dollars in educational, service, training and research grants. He has presented over 140 courses in the United States, the Caribbean, Europe and the Middle East on a variety of topics related to higher education. He is Editor-in-Chief, Americas, Journal of Oral Health and Dental Management.
(1) Dentofacial Trauma, (2) Dental Management of Cleft lip and Palate newborns, (3) Emerging Demand in Pediatric Dentistry for Office-Based General Anesthesia by Dentist Anesthesiologists. (4) Issues in International Dental Education.
Chairman and CEO at Rowpar Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Scottsdale (2000-pres). Director and Professor, Center for the Study of Higher Education, Penn State U., 1989-2000. Head, Higher Education Administration, Iowa State U., 1980-1989. Worked with colleges, universities, non-profits, government agencies in 40 states and 26 countries. Author of 60+ articles, books and monographs on planning, development, evaluation, organizational & govt. policy.
Graduated in Medicine and Surgery in 1987 cum laude and a Ph.D. at the University of Padua in Orthodontics in 1990, only exercises orthodontics and gnathology since 1991 in Albenga. Chairman of ICNOG, International College of Neuromuscular Orthodontics and Gnathology, and a member of the AAO, American Association of Orthodontics. And 'member of numerous associations and advisor of several international orthodontic conferences on "Neuromuscular Orthodontics."
Professor Ziad N. Al-Dwairi works as Vice Dean and Director of Dental Teaching Clinics at Faculty of Dentistry/ Jordan University of Science and technology. He is Professor of Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics and Implant Dentistry at Jordan University of Science and Technology, holds PhD in Prosthodontics, Queens University/Belfast, UK in 2001, Fellowship of The International Academy of Dento Facial Esthetics (FIADFE) in 2012 and Fellowship of the International College of Dentists FICD/2015. He is the President of Jordanian Section of International Association for Dental Research. He is Jordan’s Representative at OSAP( Organization for Safety and Asepsis Procedures).
He worked as vice president of the Restorative Dentistry Committee/ Jordan Medical Council and currently Member of the National Committee for contentious medical education/Jordan Medical Council and member of the advisory team of Dooox (https://www.dooox.de/Advisory-Team).He is a former member of University Council/Jordan University of Science and Technology and worked as Chairman of the Prosthodontics Department, Faculty of Dentistry/Jordan University of Science and Technology and a Former Dean Assistant/ Faculty of Dentistry/ Jordan University of Science and Technology.
He holds several International prizes and honors as follows:
1. The senior prize The Elida Gibbs Travel Award 2000 from the Irish Division of International Association for Dental Research (IADR)
2. The Procter and Gamble Research award 2000. Oral and Dental Research Trust, London
3. (BSSPD research Prize 2001). British Society for the study of Prosthetic Dentistry First Research Prize
4. Certificate of recognition from IADR and AADR 2002, Get a member Campaign
5. Member of the Advisory Group For Dental Ethics Manual, FDI
He is currently involved in teaching undergraduate and graduate students in all field of Prosthodontics in addition to involvement in advanced programs for MFDS Trainees, High specialty trainees and Advanced clinical trainees in Prosthodontics. He supervised several MSc students as a main and a co advisor and as an examiner for more than 27 theses in all disciplines of Prosthodontics with more than 44 publications in high impact international journals. In addition he works as a reviewer for 31 International Peer reviewed Journals and on editorial board of 13 International Journals. He was a Member of the advisory group formed by FDI for publishing the Dental Ethics Manual in 2007 and carried out its translation into Arabic Language to be available to all Arabic natives.
Standards of clinical and laboratory procedures for construction of fixed and removable prostheses
• Oral Infections related to removable prostheses
• Infection Control
• Esthetics Dentistry
• Implant Dentistry
• Restoration of Endodontically treated teeth
• Periodontics-Restorative Dentistry Interface
• Shortened Dental arch
Dimitrios Tziafas is Professor of Endodontics and director of the Master of Science in Endodontics Program of European University College at Dubai, DHCC, UAE. He served as Head of the Department of Endodontology at the School of Dentistry, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (1999-2013) and Chairman of the Postgraduate Program of School of Dentistry, Thessaloniki, Greece (2007-2013). Dr Tziafas worked as a visiting researcher in the Institute Biologie Medicale, Faculte de Medecine, Universite Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg, France, and served as the National Representative of Greece in European Committee research networks. He was a board member of the IADR/Continental European Division and served as the President of IADR – Continental European Division (2006-2008). He is member of Research Committee of European Society of Endodontology. He has published eight invited reviews in internationally-recognized biomedical and dental journals, over 50 peer-reviewed research papers, and textbooks chapters or monographs relating to pulp biology, while he has been Guest Editor of the Journal Advances in Dental Research, Volume 15, 2001, on Dentin repair and regeneration.
Dr. Tziafas’ research interests include biology of dentin-pulp complex and regeneration and pathogenesis of pulp inflammation.
Anas H. Al-Mulla graduated from King Saud University Dental School, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia in 2003. He obtained his Specialty in Orthodontics and his Masters in Cariology in 2009 from University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden. His Ph.D. degree in Cariology was obtained from the same university in 2010. Dr. Al-Mulla has devoted his time for research and applying modern orthodontics, caries risk and prevention in orthodontic patients has been his major concern. He is a reviewer in few orthodontic journals, such as Angle Orthodontics, American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Orthodontics - The art and practice of dentofacial enhancement (formerly World Journal of rthodontics) and Journal of Orthodontics.
Denis Bourgeois currently is the Dean of the Faculty of Dentistry of the University of Lyons, France, Member of the ADF (French Dental Association) Foreign Affairs Committee and President of the GADEF (Federation of French-speaking dental Associations).
He was also the Delegate, member of the WHO Delegation (1990-2000), Delegate, member of the ADF Delegation (2002-2014), Member (2005-2008) and Chair (2009-2012), FDI World Dental Development and Health, Promotion Committee (now the Public Health Committee), Director, Continuing Education (CE) Programmes in French for Africa (2005-2009), Director, Regional CE Programmes for Africa (2009-2014), Regional Coordinator, Live.Learn.Laugh Programme (2004-2010; 2010-2014) and Contributions to various FDI Projects and Task Teams: Manpower – GCI – Strategy for Africa.
Research activities focus mainly on health policies, health surveillance, and the development of technical support and assistance to national surveillance systems, with the aim of helping national capacities carry out situation analyses and assess the trends they bring to light. This has led to my leading or coordinating a number of international (ICSII, LLL), European (EGOHID, ESCARCEL …) and African (NOMA) research programmes.
Prof. & Dr. Leesungbok is Head Professor at the Department of Prosthodontics, Kyung Hee University School of Dentistry, Seoul, South Korea
He is also the head at the Center of implant & Esthetic Dentistry and President of Kyung Hee University Dental Hospital at Gangdong, Seoul, South Korea. His specialties are in the areas of Implant Dentistry, Maxillofacial Prosthodontics, and Human Jaw Function & Occlusion. He is a board member of the IRPMD(international research project for magnetic dentistry), and a fellow and education delegate of ITI(international team for implantology). He awarded "The Best Academic Thesis Award" at Annual Scientific Meeting on The Korean Academy of Prosthodontics 1992, "The 12th Ko-Hwang Medical Silver Award (Thesis: A study on the normal & abnormal occlusal patterns in adults using the superimposed rubber pattern method)” in 1996, and "The 15th Ko-Hwang Medical Silver Award in 1999. He also awarded “The Best Education Director on Magnetic Dentistry”, and “Silver Award of The Excellent Thesis on Magnetic Dentistry” International Symposium of IRPMD, Shanghai, China in 2002
Implant Dentistry, Maxillofacial Prosthodontics, and Human Jaw Function & Occlusion
Dr. Muhammed Mustahsen Rahman was graduated as a Bachelor of Dentistry from Sindh University Pakistan. He has completed is Ph.D from Hacettepe University Ankara, Turkey in the year 1989. He is a Dean & Professor in RAKCODS Medical & Health Sciences University UAE. Worked as a clinician, teacher and administrative for dental profession. He has a total of 19 publications in national and international journals. The area of study was Correlation between periodontal diseases and other systemic disease. He was awarded from World Medical Council, MEDI BIZ TV, Life Time Achievement Awards for Services, 2014.
Dr. Henryk Matusiewicz is professor of chemistry in the Department of Analytical Chemistry at Poznan University of Technology, Poland. He has published over 150 original publications in the area of trace element analytical chemistry, 10 authoritative reviews, 9 invited book chapters and co-edited one book. He has presented over 100 contributed or invited talks at national and international conferences and symposia on spectroscopy and analytical chemistry.
He was a postdoctoral research associate at the Department of Chemistry, Colorado State University, USA (1975-1978) and in the Department of Chemistry, University of Massachusetts, USA (1982-1984), International Visiting Scientist at the Elemental Analysis Research Center, US Food and Drug Administration, Cincinnati, USA (1984-1985), Distinguished Visiting Scientist at the National Research Council of Canada, Institute for Environmental Chemistry, Ottawa, Canada (1988-1986, 2011; 3 months each year), Visiting Professor (DAAD) at the University of Hannover, the University of Dortmund and at Max-Planck-Institute für Metallforschung, Dortmund, Germany (1992) and Visiting Professor at the University of Oviedo, Spain (1997).
Prof. Matusiewicz has served on the Editorial Advisory Boards of Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry (1988-1997), Spectrochimica Acta Part B (1995-2000) and serves on the Editorial Advisory Boards of Microchemical Journal, Applied Spectroscopy Reviews, The Open Analytical Chemistry Journal and Austin Journal of Analytical & Pharmaceutical Chemistry. He is a member of the Committee of Analytical Chemistry of the Polish Academy of Sciences and Chairman of Trace Analysis Commision.
Development and application of novel analytical methodologies: modern methods of sample preparation, development of spectrochemical methods for the quantification of elements, application of analytical methods to problems of environmental, biological and clinical chemistry and inorganic trace and ultratrace analysis, including speciation analysis and fractionation are his main research interests.
Dr Julian Holmes qualified from the Sheffield Medical Schools (UK) in Dentistry in 1985. He has been involved in health care for over 30 years and has lectured and presented clinical research around the world. With over 60 published Journal Papers, chapter contributions to text books, articles and abstracts, he is considered one of the leading researchers in this field. Dr Holmes is Past-President of the International Association for Ozone in Healthcare (IAOH), the Scientific Officer to the Ozone Association of South Africa (OASA), and holds memberships of the America Academy of Ozone Therapy (AAOT), South African Academy of Integrative Medicine (SAAIM), and the South African Natural Healers Association (SANHA). He works from his clinic in Cape Town, South Africa.
Dr. Kamis Gaballah is currently Associate Professor in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Ajman University, UAE. Since graduation on 1993 Dr. Gaballah showed a great interest in the field of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery for which he was extensively trained and practiced in many countries including Libya, Egypt, Ireland, United Kingdom, Norway and UAE. During his surgical training he was awarded with the fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in both England and Ireland. Dr. Gaballah was also formally trained in Oral Medicine at the Trinity College Dublin of the Ireland. Up on his completion of the professional surgical training and practicing for several years in the field, he has joined the University of London for intensive and novel research on the cancer gene therapy. His research work focused on the use of the tissue engineering, virus-mediated gene therapy for head and neck cancer and oral potentially malignant lesions and also the inhibition of angiogenesis to prevent the recurrence of head and neck cancer in surgically treated patients. He has published his novel research outcome in highly-ranked journals and his papers were cited by significant number of authors all over the world. His academic interest was expanded to include the higher education teaching and learning for which he was formally trained at the University of London and warded with membership of the UK council of higher education before joining the King’s College London as a Clinical Lecturer in Oral Surgery.
Dr. Jehad Al Sukhun is a British / Jordanian oral and maxillofacial surgeon with a Master’s degree in oral and maxillofacial surgery from the University of Manchester and a PhD from the University of London in the United Kingdom. He has gained a number of fellowships and professional memberships in the United States, United Kingdom and Australia. During his PhD studies at the University of London, he obtained in-depth knowledge and experience in maxillofacial Implantology and computer aided surgery using Finite Element Analysis. He worked at well reputed academic University Hospitals in the UK e.g. Royal Manchester University Hospital, Royal Surrey County Hospital and a UAE University College, Dubai. He has gained significant clinical experience in specialized dentistry, Implantology, oncology, trauma, Orthognathic surgery, reconstructive and cosmetic plastic surgery. He developed particular interest on the use of bioresorbable plates for reconstructing orbital fractures. During his work in the field of oral and maxillofacial surgery, Professor Al-Sukhun produced more than 45 papers published in international peer review journals. Professor Al Sukhun sits on the editorial board of a number of well recognized journals in Oral and maxillofacial surgery.
Oral Surgery, Maxillofacial Surgery, Orthognathic Surgery & Oncology
Dr. Hasan Alkumru was the Vice Dean and Head of Prosthodontics at Marmara University in Istanbul-Turkey prior to coming to Canada. Dr. Alkumru was the Head of Department of Prosthodontics and Director of Graduate Prosthodontics Program and Director of Implant Prosthodontics Unit at The University of Toronto, Faculty of Dentistry in between 2011- 2014.
Dr. Alkumru helped to develop a clinical program in the Department of Dentistry in Mount Sinai Hospital Toronto in 2010-11 to include advanced oral rehabilitation cases.
He was transferred to University of Western Ontario and moved to London ON in September 2014.
He is also giving Continuing Education Lectures throughout Ontario approved by Royal College of Dentists of Canada.Dr. Alkumru is a registered Specialist in Prosthodontics in Canada and fellow of Royal College of Dentists of Canada.