Frederick C.S. Chu University of Hong Kong Hong Kong Biography
Biography of Frederick C.S. Chu
Dr Chu graduated from the University of Hong Kong with Bachelor of Dental Surgery with Honours in 1995. He received postgraduate Education at the Eastman Dental Institute and received his MSc in Conservative Dentistry with Distinction in 1997. By examination, he received the Membership in Restorative Dentistry of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and Fellowship of Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons in 2000. By assessment, he got his Fellowship of Academy of Dental Materials (2002), Fellowship of College of Dental Surgeons of Hong Kong (2003), Fellowship of Hong Kong Academy of Medicine (2003), Fellowship in Dental Surgery of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (2013), and Fellowship in Dental Surgery of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow (2016).
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J. Abduo University of Melbourne Melbourne Australia
H.A. Adeola University of Cape Town Cape Town South Africa Biography
Biography of H.A. Adeola
Dr Henry Adeola is a Senior Lecturer in molecular oral biology and pathology with teaching and Research experience in Japan, South Africa and Nigeria. He is also an associate fellow in oral pathology and biology of several postgraduate medical boards. He has been a visiting academic research scholar to several world class Universities. His areas of research interest includes dental education, molecular pathoepidemiology of oral cancers, precancerous lesions, Molecular cancer diagnostics, cancer nanobiology and clinical cancer proteomics. Dr Henry Adeola holds a PhD in Cancer Genomics and Proteomics and has won several prestigious awards.
R.A. Al-Delayme University of Rochester Rochester, NY USA Biography
Biography of R.A. Al-Delayme
Raed Al-Delayme graduated with Bachelor of Dental Science (BDS) in 2003 , University of Mosul, Iraq, then he received post-graduate residencies and degrees in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery from various residency programs of Syrian specialty(SOMFS) in 2008, Arab Board(CABOMFS) in 2009, Royal College of Physician and Surgeons in Glasgow (MOMSRCPSG) in 2010 and Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (MFD) in 2011, Fellowship of Faculty of Dentistry from the Royal College of Surgeon in Ireland in the field of Oral surgery and Oral medicine(FFDOSOM) in 2013. Later he received his subspecialty in laser medicine (HDLaser) in 2015.
M.D' Amario University of L’Aquila L’Aquila Italy Biography
Biography of M.D' Amario
Dr. Maurizio D’Amario obtained his Ph.D. at the University of L’Aquila in 2011.
He is a certified Active Member of: The Italian Society of Conservative Dentistry (SIDOC) and
The Italian Academy of Microscopic Dentistry (AIOM). Since 2013, he is Visiting Professor of Conservative Dentistry at Dental School of the University
of L’Aquila, Italy. Currently, He is a Clinical and Research Investigator at MESVA Department,
Dental Clinic, University of L'Aquila, Italy. His research and clinical interests include mainly
adhesive dentistry, esthetic restorative materials and Endodontics. He is a scientific reviewer for
several dental and oral scientific journals.
V. Ballal Manipal University Karnataka India Biography
Biography of V. Ballal
Dr. Ballal graduated with a bachelor degree of Dentistry from the SDM College of Dental Sciences, Dharwad, Karnataka, India and Master’s degree in the specialty of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics from Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal University, India. He then acquired PhD degree, in Endodontics from Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal University, Manipal, India. He has also completed certificate course in “Bioethics” from Manipal University. Currently, he upholds the position of Professor in the specialty of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics. He has created new vistas by collaboration with several renowned international universities.
A. Ballini University of Bari Bari Italy Biography
Biography of A. Ballini
Dr. Ballini is the Doctor of Dental Surgery. Clinical and Research Investigator at Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Neurosciences and Sense Organs, School of Medicine - University of Bari ALDO MORO. Laboratory Head at Department of Dental Sciences and Surgery (2009-2012). He is a visiting Ppofessor at "City Unity College - Greece" (and affiliated Institutions), visiting scientist at "Tecnologica Research Institute" in Crotone, Italy. A visiting senior clinical lecturer at BPP University, Faculty of Dentistry, Birmingham-United Kingdom. He is also the member of the " World Academy of Growth Factors & Stem Cells in Dentistry- WAGroFSCD" and author of scientific papers and book chapters on National and International Journals with Impact factor.
P. Benetti University of Passo Fundo Passo Fundo Brazil Biography
Biography of P. Benetti
Dr. Benetti Paula is Professor and researcher at the Universidade de Passo Fundo, Post-graduate Program in Dentistry, Passo Fundo, Brazil. He has done Graduation in Dentistry from University of Passo Fundo in year 2006 and masters in Dentistry at Federal University of Pelotas in year 2008. Also, he did PhD from São Paulo State University Julio de Mesquita Filho (UNESP), specialty of Dental Prosthesis. He has experience in Dentistry, Prosthodontics, and Dental Materials, with main interest on the following research fields: biomaterials, biomechanics, ceramics, dental materials, finite element analysis and evidence-based dental practice.
A. Blum Bar-Ilan University Ramat Gan Israel Biography
Biography of A. Blum
Prof. Arnon Blum received his MD at the Technion, specialized in Internal Medicine at Hebrew University, and then in Cardiology at Tel-Aviv University. He served in the IDF as a Flight Surgeon (Lieutenant Colonel). Since 1999 Prof. Arnon Blum has been the Director of the Internal Medicine Ward at Baruch Padeh Medical Center-Poriya, Tiberias. Prof. Blum further concentrated on Vascular Biology and Vascular Stem Cell research, receiving his training at the National Institutes of Health (Bethesda, MD, USA; 1997-1999 and 2006-2008) exploring means for cardio-vascular regeneration.
M. Borba University of Passo Fundo Passo Fundo Brazil Biography
Biography of M. Borba
Prof. Borba did her graduation in Dentistry from the University of Passo Fundo (Passo Fundo, Brazil) in 2006. She completed her PhD in Dental Materials from the University of Sao Paulo (São Paulo, Brazil) in 2010. She did her internship from the University of Mississippi Medical Center (Jackson, MS, USA) during 2009 to 2010. She did her Residency in Endodontics from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (Porto Alegre, Brazil) in 2014. She is an associate professor from the University of Passo Fundo (2010-present). She is the Chair of the master and PhD graduate program in Dental Clinic from 2013 to 2016.
J.A. Budiman Trisakti University Jakarta Indonesia
S. Cantore University of Bari Bari Italy Biography
Biography of S. Cantore
Stefania Cantore is the doctor in Dental Surgery (cum laude), post-graduate in Implantology and Specialist in Orthognathodontics and in Stomatology Surgery and visiting professor at the "City Unity College- Greece" (and affiliated Institutions). She is a lecturer in International Master Courses and at past lecturer at Dental School, Faculty of Medicine, University of Bari “Aldo Moro”, Italy. She is the author of scientific papers and book chapters in National and International Journals (and Books) with Impact factor. She is an invited reviewer and Editorial Board Member in International Journals. She is also the winner of "Research Award" from Medical and Dental Council of Bari (Italy).
A.L. Cavalcanti State University of Paraiba Campina Grande Brazil Biography
Biography of A.L. Cavalcanti
Dr. Alessandro Leite Cavalcanti received his M.S. in Paediatric Dentistry from the University of Sao Paulo (USP) in 1997 and his PhD in Stomatology in 2002. He has been a postdoctoral scientist at the School of Dentistry, Federal University, Minas Gerais in Belo Horizonte, Brazil in 2014. Dr. Cavalcanti holds a research productivity scholarship (Level 2) from CNPq, a Brazilian funding agency. He teaches both undergraduate and graduate dental students. He is Editor in Chief of Pesquisa Brasileira em Odontopediatria e Clinica Integrada [Brazilian Research in Pediatric Dentistry and Integrated Clinic] Journal.
V. Chava Narayana Dental College & Hospital Nellore India
V. Checchi University of Bologna Bologna Italy Biography
Biography of V. Checchi
Dr. Vittorio Checchi degreed from University of Bologna in 2006, with a thesis on grafting materials. He is an aggregate professor for oral surgery at Bologna University from 2007 to 2009. He completed the postdoctoral program In Periodontology & Implanvology from Columbia University (NYC, USA) in 2009. He did his PhD in Biomedical Technologies applied to dental sciences from the Second University of Naples in 2010, with a thesis on short implants and bone augmentation procedures. Since 2012, he is working as assistant professor in the Department of Medical Sciences at University of Trieste. He is a professor for the Masters program in Esthetic Restorative Dentistry at the Dental School of University of Bologna.
N.A. Chrysanthakopoulos University of Athens Athens Greece Biography
Biography of N.A. Chrysanthakopoulos
Prof. Nikolaos Andreas Chrysanthakopoulos was graduated from Dental School, University of Athens in 1998. He has also received another Degree from Faculty of Nursing from University of Athens in 1993. He attended a program in Maxillofacial and Oral Surgery in 401 General Military Hospital of Athens during 2003-2004. He specialized in Clinical Oncology, Cytology and Histopathology during 2013-2015. His MSc Thesis titled ‘Correlation Between Periodontal Disease Indices and Lung Cancer in Greek Adults: a Case – Control study’ is the first in the International literature that was examined for the possible association between periodontal diseases and lung cancer.
R.L.X. Consani School of Dentistry of Piracicaba Piracicaba Brazil Biography
Biography of R.L.X. Consani
Dr. Cosani’s did his Bachelor's in Odontologia from Universidade Sao Francisco (1998), master's in Clinical Odontology from Universidade Estadual de Campinas (2000) and doctorate in Clinical Odontology from Universidade Estadual de Campinas (2002). He has experience in Odontology on the following subjects: Complete Denture, acrylic resin, dental implant, and dental materials. Dr. Rafael Leonardo Xediek Consani is an associate professor in the Department of Prosthodontics and Periodontology of the Dental Prosthesis Area of the Faculty of Dentistry of Piracicaba, State University of Campinas (UNICAMP).
C.M. Cristache Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest Romania Biography
Biography of C.M. Cristache
Dr. Corina Marilena Cristache, DDS, PhD, is a Senior Lecturer at “Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania. She is a certified Oral and maxillofacial surgeon and Implantologist in Bucharest, Romania. She received her DDS in 1991 at “Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest and she graduated General Medicine at the same University in 2000. In 2001-2002 she was granted by ITI (International Team for Implantology) with one year Fellowship at Centre for Implant Dentistry, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA. She was a Project Manager in 2 international research projects supported by ITI and to date.
S.G. Damle Maharishi Markandeshwar University Ambala India Biography
Biography of S.G. Damle
Dr. Damle has more than 42 years of experience in teaching. He also has clinical, administrative and research experience. He completed his M.D.S in Pediatric Dentistry, from Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh. His research on HIV/AIDS and Oral Health was a noteworthy contribution and for this research he was awarded the research degree of Ph.D. He served as, Professor and was Principal/Dean of Prestigious Nair Hospital Dental College, Mumbai for 13 years. He has been a postgraduate teacher and guide for Ph.D. He completed his studies in Dentistry and Oral Health from Mumbai University / Maharashtra University of Health Sciences & Maharishi Markandeshwar University.
G. Dergin Marmara University Istanbul Turkey Biography
Biography of G. Dergin
Dr. Gühan Dergin obtained his Ph.D. degree (2006) from the Faculty of Dentistry, Marmara University, Istanbul, Turkey. Since 2011, Dr. Dergin is Associate Professor in the Department of Maxillofacial Surgery (Faculty of Dentistry) at Marmara University. His research interests mainly lie in the following: Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders and Pathogenesis; Orthognatic surgery; Distraction ostegenesis; Oral Impantology; and Trigeminal Neuralia. Dr. Dergin, as an author/co-author, has published more than 15 articles in various journals, and has 3 international book chapters to his credit.
J. Elango Shanghai Ocean University Shanghai China
Gaetano Isola Department of General Surgery and Surgical-Medical Specialties University of Catania Catania Italy Biography
Biography of Gaetano Isola
Gaetano Isola is an Assistant Professor of Periodontology, School of Dentistry, at the University of Catania, Italy. He is a visiting Researcher at the Department of Implantology and Oral Surgery in the University of Bern, Switzerland and in the Department of Periodontology of the “Eastman Dental Institute”, London. Dr. Isola has been a recipient of many research awards, among others the “Global Peer Review Awards” of the Web of Science Group, the Travel Grant Award 2020” and “Outstanding Reviewer Award 2019” from MDPI Publishing and selected for the “IADR Robert Frank Junior Award” CED-IADR/NOF Oral Health Research Association and the “USERN 2020 award”, Universal Scientific Education and Research Network (USERN). He is the author of over 100 national and international peer-reviewed publications. His main research interests focus on the clinical, biological and pharmacological aspects of periodontitis, and the relationship between oral health and systemic health.
M. Kadkhodaei Isfahan University of Technology Isfahan Iran Biography
Biography of M. Kadkhodaei
Mahmoud Kadkhodaei, PhD, is a professor of Mechanical Engineering at Isfahan University of Technology, Iran. His research interests in biomechanics are concentrated on shape memory alloys and their applications in dentistry, finite element analysis of dental components, and additive manufacturing of dental implants. He has investigated mechanical responses of smart archwires, orthodontic bracket-cement interface, bone-level and tissue-level implants, and thermomechanical fatigue of shape memory alloy endodontic files. He is currently working on 3D printing of patient-specific smart dental implants.
M.R. Khami Tehran University of Medical Sciences Tehran Iran Biography
Biography of M.R. Khami
Professor Mohammad Reza Khami, born in 1978, got his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from Tehran University of Medical Sciences in 2002, and his PhD in Community Oral Health from University of Helsinki in 2007. He currently works as a full professor in Community Oral Health Department, the head of Research Center for Caries Prevention, and Associate Dean for Global Strategies and International Affairs, at School of Dentistry, Tehran University of Medical Sciences.
J.R. Kina Paulista State University São Paulo Brazil Biography
Biography of J.R. Kina
José Ricardo Kina is an Associate Professor at UNESP-Universidade Estadual Paulista Júlio de Mesquita Filho, Division of Periodontics, Department of Surgery and Integrated Clinic. He is also Professor at UNDB Dom Bosco University São Luis -Maranhão - Brasil, in the Department of Periodontology. He is a specialist in Periodontics, Endodontics, Dental Prosthesis and Operative Dentistry, has experience in Odontology, on the following subjects: periodontology, operative dentistry, dental implant, oral rehabilitation, endodontics and laser therapy.
A. Lanza Campania University Luigi Vanvitelli Napoli Italy Biography
Biography of A. Lanza
Prof. Lanza graduated in Dentistry cum laude from the Campania University “Luigi Vanvitelli” in 2004. He did specialization in Oral Surgery in 2008. He is a university researcher since 2005, a pfrofessor in Dental Prosthodontics and Oral Implantology since 2014 in Campania University Luigi Vanvitelli, Department of Medical, Surgical and Oral Sciences. He has a number of scientific papers and book chapters on National and International Journals with Impact factor.
D. Lauritano S. Gerardo Hospital Monza Italy Biography
Biography of D. Lauritano
Since 2002, Dr. Dorina Lauritano is responsible for the Oral Medicine sections in thedDental department, S. Gerardo Hospital and for the section of dentistry for oncologic patients in the dental department, S. Gerardo Hospital. Her academic qualifications include (a) Degree in Dentistry (University of Milano “Statale”) in 1988 (b) Specialty of Orthodontics (University of Milano “Statale”) in 1999. Dr. Lauritano is interested in the oral medicine field, especially about systemic pharmacological protocols for mucocutaneous pathologies. She is also particularly concerned in the precocious oral diagnosis of systemic diseases. Dr. Lauritano is the author of over 286 publications on national and international journals (560 citations, H-index 13 Scopus).
D.A.N.L. Lima University of Campinas -UNICAMP Piracicaba Brazil Biography
Biography of D.A.N.L. Lima
Dr. Débora Lima is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Restorative Dentistry, Piracicaba Dental School, University of Campinas. She is a PhD and Post-Doctorate in Dental Clinic at Piracicaba Dental School. Piracicaba Dental School was ranked by the Center for World University Rankings (CWUR Rankings by Subject) and by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS international ranking) as the 5th and 20th best dentistry college in the world, respectively, in the year 2017. She has experience in Dentistry, focusing on the following subjects: Tooth Bleaching, Dentifrices, and Dental Materials. She has co-authored three book chapters and has several international publications, especially in tooth whitening.
M.E. Lopez National University of Tucumán San Miguel de Tucumán Argentina
M. Madléna Semmelweis University Budapest Hungary
S.K. Mallineni Narayana Dental College and Hospital Nellore India Biography
Biography of S.K. Mallineni
Dr. Mallineni is an Associate Professor in Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, Narayana Dental College and Hospital, Nellore, AP, India. His research Interests were dental anomalies, oral radiology, pain management and dental anthropology. Dr. Mallineni conducts workshops on Research Methodology, Oral Health Promotion and sedation (Inhalation). He has been a paediatric dental consultant in few paediatric hospitals in and around his province.
M. Mancini University of Rome “Tor Vergata” Rome Italy Biography
Biography of M. Mancini
Dr. Manuele Mancini received his DDS degree from the University of Rome “Tor Vergata”, Rome, Italy. He is currently Tutor of Dental Materials in the The University of Rome “Tor Vergata”, Rome, Italy. He received his Ph.D. in Dental Materials at the University of Rome “Tor Vergata”. He is a certified active Member Of: The Italian Society of Conservative Dentistry, The Italian Society of Endodontics and The Italian Academy of Microscopic Dentistry. Dr. Mancini has numerous and international and national publications to his credit. He has peer-reviewed several International Journals. Dr. Mancini has lectured in national and International Congresses on the Topics of Endodontic and Restorative Dentistry.
M.d. Mar Pérez University of Granada Granada Spain Biography
Biography of M.d. Mar Pérez
María del Mar Pérez is a full professor and researcher in the Department of Optics at the University of Granada (UGR), Spain. She received her PhD degree in Physics at UGR. She is head of the Laboratory of Biomaterials Optics. She has published around 60 papers in JCR scientific journals. Her recent research interests include Optical properties of dental materials, color difference thresholds as well as tissue engineering. She is advisor of 10 PhD students and a reviewer for many journals in the dentistry field.
G. Marenzi University of Naples “Federico II” Naples Italy Biography
Biography of G. Marenzi
He graduated in Dentistry from the University of Naples "Federico II" in 1992. Did his PhD in Oral-MaxilloFacial Surgery from the Second University of Naples in 2000. Post-Doctoral fellowship from the "Federico II" University in Naples in 2001. A specialist in Oral Surgery in 2005 and Orthodontics in 2013. He did his masters in "Facial Pain" from the University of Naples "Federico II" in 2015. Has authored numerous International publications and is a speaker to numerous International Courses and Congresses of Oral and Implant Surgery. He is an active member of the Italian Society of Odontostomatologic Surgery (S.I.d.C.O.), S.E.N.A.M.E. Implantology Association, ICOI Italy Association and IntHEMA (International Non-Transfusion Hemocomponents Academy).
S. Marocho University of Mississippi Medical Center Jackson, MS USA Biography
Biography of S. Marocho
Dr. Salazar Marocho obtained her dental degree from the University of “San Martín de Porres” (2004), Lima-Peru. Her M.S. (2008) and Ph.D. (2012) in Restorative Dentistry with specialty in Dental Materials and Prosthodontics were obtained by the School of Dentistry at Sao Paulo State University, UNESP-SJC, Brazil. She completed her specialization in Implant Dentistry in 2011 and her Post-doctoral studies in 2014 from the Department of Biomaterials and Oral Biology, School of Dentistry, University of São Paulo, Brazil. Dr. Salazar Marocho was a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow and an Instructor (2016) at the Department of Biomedical Material Science, UMMC, USA.
C.H.G. Martins University of Franca Franca Brazil Biography
Biography of C.H.G. Martins
Carlos Henrique Gomes Martins works as a Researcher in applied microbiology and obtained a Ph.D. degree in microbiology in 2002. Martins received an M.S. degree in biological sciences (applied microbiology) in 1996. He has more than 100 published works, and has guided in graduate school to more than 20 students (Masters and PhD students). Orcid: 0000-0001-8634-6878 Scopus Author ID: 26027569600
B. Mukherjee Jadavpur University Kolkata India Biography
Biography of B. Mukherjee
Prof. (Dr.) Biswajit Mukherjee (M.Pharm., Ph.D., W.B.C.S., F.I.C., F.I.C.S.) is a Professor and head of the department of Pharmaceutics and, , Jadavpur University. He has published work in many international journals of repute. He has also written a few books and many book chapters. He has few patents in process. He is in the editorial board of some international journals of repute. He is the recipient of UGC research award in 2009.
Dr. Piero Papi obtained his Diploma in Dental Surgery (DDS) in 2013 from “Sapienza” University of Rome, Italy. Since 2017, he is pursuing Ph.D. at the same university. Dr. Papi currently holds the following key positions at “Sapienza” University of Rome: (a) Research Fellow, Implant-Prosthetic Unit, Department of Oral and Maxillo-Facial Sciences and (b) Assistant Professor at the Dentistry Degree Program. His research interests mainly lie in the subject areas of Implant Dentistry, New technologies and digital workflow, Peri-Implant Soft tissue augmentation, Peri-implantitis, etc. Dr. Papi is a professional member of ITI, EAO, SEPA and SIDP.
O.E. Pecho University of Passo Fundo Passo Fundo Brazil Biography
Biography of O.E. Pecho
Dr. Pecho did his graduation in Dentistry at Cayetano Heredia University (Lima, Peru) in 2000. He was an Assistant Professor in Department of Restorative Dentistry at Cayetano Heredia University (Lima, Peru) from 2002 to 2004. He received Master´s degree in 2009 and PhD degree in Dentistry in 2012 from the University of Granada (Granada, Spain). Since 2017, he is a Professor in Post-Graduate Program in Dentistry at the University of Passo Fundo (Passo Fundo, Brazil). Dr. Yataco’s research areas of interest: dental materials (ceramics and resin-based composites), optical properties, color in dentistry and subjective perception of color. He is author of papers in JCR scientific journals and invited reviewer for international journals in dentistry.
Bulent Piskin Faculty of Dentistry University of Cappadocia Cappadocia Turkey Biography
Biography of Bulent Piskin
Dr. Bulent Piskin obtained his Ph.D. at the Gulhane Military Medical
Academy, Department of Prosthodontics, in 2006. He is Professor and
researcher at the University of Cappadocia, Faculty of Dentistry, Urgup,
Turkey. He is an Active Member of: Turkish Dental Association (TDB).
He has experience in Dentistry and Prosthodontics with main interest on
the following research fields: Biomaterials and dental materials,
CAD/CAD restorations and 3D manufacturing, dentofacial esthetics,
oral implantology, dental treatment of sleep related disorders.
B. Pohlen University of Ljubljana Domžale Slovenia Biography
Biography of B. Pohlen
Boštjan Pohlen is working at the Department of Prosthodontics at Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana, and in his private practice in Domžale. He graduated in 2004, got his degree cum laude in Proshodontics in 2011 and the PhD degree in programe Biomedicine in 2016. He has authored numerous domestic and international publications. He is an active member of EAO, ICP, Slovenian Society of Proshodontists.
A. Ramazani University of Zanjan Zanjan Iran Biography
Biography of A. Ramazani
Dr. Ramazani has completed his Ph.D. (under the supervision of Professor Issa Yavari in the Department of Chemistry) at the Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran. He currently works as a full professor of Chemistry at the University of Zanjan. His research focuses on organic synthesis and nanochemistry. Dr. Ramazani has published more than 420 papers. He is an Editorial Board Member of the international Journal Nanochemistry Research. He has received several national and international awards, including the 2013 khwarizmi international award , best-paper award from leading ISI Journals, best researcher award, the best lecturer Award and several top-cited author award at the University of Zanjan.
D. Rosella University of Rome Rome Italy Biography
Biography of D. Rosella
Dr. Rosella graduated in “Dentistry” and post-graduated in “Oral Implantology” at “Sapienza” University of Rome. He is a contract professor and instructor at the school of Dental Hygiene. Teaching assistant for the course of “Prosthodontics”, School of Dentistry. Teaching assistant for the course of “Dentistry”, School of Medicine, “Sapienza” University of Rome. He is a board member of the Italian Dental Association (AIO) – Province of Latina, Italy and secretary of the Italian Chamber of Dentists (CAO) – Province of Latina, Italy. He is also the member of the “International Team for Implantology” (ITI).
P. Schuller-Götzburg Paracelsus Medical University Salzburg Austria
P. Shokrollahi Iran Polymer and Petrochemical Institute Tehran Iran Biography
Biography of P. Shokrollahi
Parvin SHOKROLLAHI is Associate professor in Iran Polymer and Petrochemical Institute, Department of Biomaterials, Tehran, Iran, He did his Ph. D in year 2009 from University of Cambridge, UK., His field of expertise are Supramolecular polymers; nano-composites and blends, Drug loaded systems and Hydrogels, Material (polymer) design/Synthesis/Tissue engineering. He is Head of the Central Laboratories at IPPI (>8 years), Head of the Biomaterials Department at IPPI (about 4 years), also Regular reviewer of several peer-reviewed journals in the area of polymer science and technology and an active member of a few committees at national, Institute and the department levels.
M. Straka Slovak Medical University Bratislava Slovakia Biography
Biography of M. Straka
Dr. Straka is the Head of the Department of Dentistry at Slovak Medical University, Slovakia. His fields of expertise are Medicine-Genetics of orofacial system and Neuroscience. He is the Chief of Scientific Team in clinical and applied research, Slovak Health University. Dr. Straka is author of approximately 200 original scientific articles, and reviews. He has organized around 100 medical workshops with international participants. He is the Member of Advisory board of journal Stomatology, journal Zubny lekar and Member of American Academy of Periodontology. Dr. Straka has also reviewed numerous internationals publications over the years.
A. Szkaradkiewicz University of Medical Sciences in Poznań Poznań Poland Biography
Biography of A. Szkaradkiewicz
Dr. Andrzej Szkaradkiewicz is professor of medicine in microbiology and infectious diseases (academic title); chairman of the Chair and Department of Medical Microbiology at Faculty of Medicine, University of Medical Sciences in Poznań, Poland. He worked as a guest professor in the National Institute of Health in Tokyo, Japan and in Ohio University, USA. Moreover, he served as a member of European Centre for Communicable Diseases (ECDC) Expert Directory Scientific Advisory Council, Stockholm. He is an evaluation expert for Polish Academy of Sciences and Ministry of Science and Higher Education. His research interests are focused mainly on oral microbiology.
O. Tanaka Gifu University school of Medicine Gifu Japan Biography
Biography of O. Tanaka
Dr. Osamu Tanaka is an Assistant professor at Department of Radiation Oncology, Gifu Municipal Hospital, Japan. He did MD in year 2002 at Gifu University school of Medicine, Gifu, Japan. He received Umegaki Award by JASTRO in the year 2006 for his contributions. His field of expertise are Medicine- Radiology, Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology, and Health Professions. He is Board Member of Japanese Radiological Society, Japanese Society for Radiation, Oncology (JASTRO), Japanese Society of Palliative Medicine, Japanese Radiation, Oncology Study Group (Urological group), European Society for Radiation Oncology, and American Society for Radiation Oncology. Dr. Tanaka is also Certified Radiation Oncologist (JASTRO) and General Cancer Specialist (Japanese Board of Cancer Therapy).
S.L. Taschieri University of Milan Milan Italy Biography
Biography of S.L. Taschieri
Dr. SilvioLuigi Taschieri is an Associate Professor at the University of Milan, Italy. He received his MD and DDS degrees in Stomatology from Universityof Milan, Italy in 1993 and 1996 respectively. Dr. Taschieri served as lecturer at many prestigious Universities. He also served as a visiting professor at the University of Milan, Italy from 2004-2012. He then joined University of Milan, Italy as a University Researcher in 2013 and is currently serving as Associate Professor. His research interest is in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, DentalImplantology, Implant Dentistry, BoneGrafts and Related Treatments and DentalSurgery. He has authored more than 300 publications, published in reputed journals and books.
M. Tatullo Tecnologica Research Institute Crotone Italy Biography
Biography of M. Tatullo
Dr. Marco Tatullo is Medicine Doctor, Ph.D and Doctor in Dental Sciences. He is Scientific Director of “Tecnologica Research Institute”, a research centre focused on regenerative medicine, stem cells and biomaterials and Visiting Professor at the University “City Unity College” of Athens and Cyprus. He is Editor of the book “Mesenchymal Stem Cells and Innovative Biomaterials in Dentistry" with Springer-Nature.
J.K.H. Tsoi The University of Hong Kong Sai Ying Pun Hong Kong Biography
Biography of J.K.H. Tsoi
Dr James Tsoi [BSc(Hons), PhD, MRSC, MBCS] received his BSc in Applied and Analytical Chemistry, and PhD in Dental Materials Science, both from the University of Hong Kong. He is currently HKU Faculty of Dentistry's Assistant Dean (Electives and Experiential Learning), Research group convenor, and Assistant Professor in Dental Materials Science. His research foci are on dental- and bio-related materials, test method development, and dental products innovation. James is also representing as Hong Kong head-of-delegate in ISO/TC 106 Dentistry.
R.K. Upadhyay Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gorakhpur University Gorakhpur India
M. Yuwanati People’s Dental Academy Bhopal India Biography
Biography of M. Yuwanati
Dr. Monal Bhaurao Yuwanati obtained his M.D.S. degree (2009) from Government Dental College and Hospital (Mumbai) and Maharashtra University of Health Sciences (Nashik), India. Dr. Yuwanati is currently working as Reader, in the Department of Oral Pathology, at People’s Dental Academy, People’s University, Bhopal, India. His areas of research and specialization include Oral pathology, Oral anatomy, Oral Biology, Oral cancer, Cytogenetic, Molecular Biology, Stem cell, and Forensic odontometry. His professional memberships are in the following: Indian Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Dental council of India (Maharashtra state), and Indian association of Forensic odontogy.
V.P.P. da Costa University of Brasília Brasília Brazil Biography
Biography of V.P.P. da Costa
Dr. Vanessa P.P. da Costa is an Adjunct Professor at Departament of Dentistry, Faculty of Health Science, University of Brasilia (UnB), Brazil. She is PhD and Post-Doctorate in Pediatric Dentistry at Federal University of Pelotas (UFPel). Has experience in Pediatric Dentistry, acting on the following subjects: Traumatic Dental Injuries, Dental Anxiety and Epidemiological Studies, such as the Cohort Studies of Pelotas City. Currently coordinates a cohort of babies born at the University Hospital of Brasília.
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J. He South China University of Technology Guangzhou China Biography
Biography of J. He
Dr Jingwei He is a lecturer of College of Materials Science and Engineering, South China University of Technology, China. He is a PhD in materials science and engineering. He does research in restorative dental materials, especially in novel resin matrix in dental composites, fiber reinforced dental materials, and glass ionomer cement.
Dr. Rapone Graduated in Dentistry and Dental Prostheses from the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery of the "Aldo Moro" University of Bari, Bari, Italy. Then he obtained his 2nd level master’s degree in "Oral Surgery" from the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, University of Foggia, Foggia, Italy. He did his Specialization in “Odontostomatological Surgery” from the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, “Federici II” University of Naples, Naples, Italy. He then obtained his PhD in “Biomolecular Pharmaceutical and Medical Sciences (BPMS)” from "Aldo Moro" University of Bari, Bari, Italy. He has an Honorary Fellowship in “Oral Surgery”, “Implantology”, “Periodontics” and “Odontostomatological Diseases” (SSD MED/28). He serves as Technical Consultant (CTU) at the Court of Bari. He is the author of national and international scientific publications and book chapters, speaker at national and international conferences and does private practice in Bari.
G. Sridharan Maharashtra University of Health Sciences Navi Mumbai India Biography
Biography of G. Sridharan
Dr. Gokul Sridharan is currently working as an associate professor in the department of oral pathology and microbiology at YMT Dental College and Hospital, Navi Mumbai. He has obtained his Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) for his work titled “Salivary and serum metabolomics in oral leukoplakia and oral squamous cell carcinoma” and his field of interest includes oral pre-cancer, oral cancer, salivary diagnostics, metabolomics and oxidative stress. He has several scientific publications and actively contributes as a peer reviewer to numerous journals. He is an active member of editorial board of several journals of repute. Dr. Gokul Sridharan has undergone training and is a qualified diploma holder in medial law and ethics and is also certified in tobacco cessation and control.
Joao P.M. Tribst University of Taubate (UNITAU) Sao Paulo Brazil Biography
Biography of Joao P.M. Tribst
Dr. Joao Paulo Tribst completed his Master and PhD in Restorative Dentistry with a speciality in Dental Prosthesis, São Paulo State University, Brazil. Has experience in Dentistry, with an emphasis on Dental Materials, Dental Prosthesis, Dental Ceramics, Finite Element Analysis, Dental Implants and Adhesive Dentistry. He completed a sandwich PhD at ACTA (Academisch Centrum Tandheelkunde Amsterdam), School of Dentistry at Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, Netherlands. He is an Assistant Professor of the postgraduate program at the University of Taubaté (UNITAU).
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M.S. Ahmedani King Saud University Riyadh Saudi Arabia Biography
Biography of M.S. Ahmedani
Dr Muhammad Shoaib Ahmedani received PhD in Entomology from Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University, Rawalpindi, Pakistan. Previously, he did his M.Sc. and B.Sc. in Entomology from the University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan. Currently, he is a Consultant Accreditation at Quality Assurance College of Dentistry, KSU. Also, he is a Deputy Vice Dean for Quality and Development College of Dentistry, KSU. He has published several articles in well-reputed journals. Besides, he has won numerous awards in his relevant field of expertise.