Dental Science Editorial Board
- Nagy AbdulsameeModern University for Technology & Information (MTI)
Nagy Abdulsamee is Bachelor Degree of Dental Sciences from Faculty of Dentistry, Cairo University 1975,Master Degree in Prosthodontics from Faculty of Dentistry, Alexandria University, December 1980, and PhD in Dental Biomaterials has been finished at faculty of dentistry, Alexandria University 1985.Worked as demonstrator 5/7/1976 – 21/4/1981, Assistant lecturer 22/4/1981 – 16/9/1985, Lecturer 17/9/1985- 29/12/1991, and Assistant professor 30/12/1991 – 6/7/1994 at Dental Biomaterials Department, Faculty of Dentistry, Mansura University.Worked as consultant Prosthodontics, Dental Center, King Fahad Hospital, Al-Madinah Al Menawarah, Kingdom of Saudia Arabia 1988 –2000. Worked as Assistant Professor, Dental Biomaterials, College of Oral and Dental Medicine, Misr University for Science & Technology (MUST), Egypt 2000 –2004. At the same university i became a full professor & head of Dental Biomaterials, 12/9/2004 – 1/6/2014. I worked as a Vice Dean of Graduate Studies and Researches, in this college, 2/6/2014 till 31/1/2016. Currently: Consultant Prosthodontics, Professor and Head of Dental Biomaterials, Faculty of Dentistry, Modern University for Technology & Information (MTI), Egypt 1/9/2016 till now.An editor in many international dental journals, a speaker at many national and international dental conferences, and publishedseventeen researches in international dental journals.
Removable and Fixed prosthodontics,Implant dentistry, Dental Biomaterials, and Laser applications in dentistry.
- Edward LynchUniversity of Warwick
Edward Lynch completed a full term asthe Head of Dentistry from 2010 in Warwick entistry at the University of Warwick, which has been ranked the third best University in the UK, with only Oxford and Cambridge being more highly ranked in 2011. Edward Lynch is Professor and Principal Director of Biomedical and Clinical Research in the School of Dental Medicine in the University of Nevada Las Vegas. He is also an Honorary Professor in DeMontfort University in the UK.He has been elected the most influential person in UK Dentistry in 2010 by his peers (Google dentistry top 50 vote 2010 result) and has held the position of Professor of Restorative Dentistry and Gerodontology of the Queen’s University Belfast as well as Consultant in Restorative Dentistry to the Royal Hospitals from 2000 – 2010. He also served as the Consultant Editor of Gerodontology, as well as the Treasurer and Secretary to GORG, IADR and Editor of the GORG IADR newsletter. He has served as Senior Lecturer in Conservative Dentistry and Hon. Consultant in Restorative Dentistry and Postgraduate Course Organizer for the University of London where he was full time for 20 years (1980 – 2000). He was awarded a total of more than 100 research grants, totaling over6 million pounds and has more than 660 publications, including chapters in books and refereed abstracts. During his career, Edward Lynch has successfully supervised more than fifty MSc, MPhil and PhD students and he has been awarded many prizes for his research.He is also a specialist in 3 disciplines, Endodontics, Prosthodontics and Restorative Dentistry as well as being a BUPA Consultant in Oral Surgery, and presents at many prestigious postgraduate courses worldwide each year. He is a Consultant to the ADA, a spokesperson for the BDA, a Scientific board member of the International Health Care Foundation and ISBOR, is on the editorial board of numerous International Journals and has spent decades as very much a “wet gloved” academic treating many specialist referrals every week, previously in the Royal Victoria Hospital as well as in Saint Bartholomew’s and the Royal London Hospitals.He has edited the Quintessence book entitled “Ozone – The Revolution in Dentistry” ISBN 18-5097-08-82. He is also the Chairman of the European Experts group on Tooth Whitening and he is actively seeking to change EU legislation to legalize Home Bleaching. He has presented to the EU parliament on 2 occasions on tooth whitening. Since 2000, his research team has been honouredeleven times by being awarded first prizes at the annual meeting of the International Association for Dental Research including a 2012 IADR first prize for one of his MSc students Diarmuid Buckley in Warwick Dentistry. In addition, in 2010 he has been elected the 2011 President of Geriatric Oral Research Group (GORG) in the International Association for Dental Research and in 2012 and again in 2017he has also been elected as the President of the Pharmacology, Therapeutics and Toxicology (PTT) Research Groups in the International Association for Dental Research.In addition, Edward was elected to represent the GORG on the Council of IADR from 2013 and he represented PTT on the IADR Council in 2012 - 2018. He has also been elected as the Regent for Europe for the prestigious Fellowship of the Academy for Dento-Facial Esthetics. He is very proud than his University students honoured him with being the Staff President of the Dental Society for his past four years in QUB. He has also been accredited in October 2010 with the prestigious membership of The American Society for Dental Aesthetics and has been awarded the 2010 Outstanding Achievement Award at the Dentistry Awards (Dentistry, 13 January 2011). On 16 Oct 2012 he was awarded the Fellowship of The American Society for Dental Aesthetics and is the first UK Dentist to ever achieve this prestigious Fellowship. On 10 Feb 2013 he was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award for Services to Research and Teachingat the prestigiousIAOHD Dentistry conference in Las Vegas. On 9 May 2014 he was voted by his peers to receive the Lifetime Contribution Award in Dentistry. In May 2017 Edward was once again elected as one of the top 20 influencers in Dentistry by his peers.
In June 2013 he was awarded from the University of Warwick one of the 10 WATE (Warwick Awards for Teaching Excellence) prestigious awards for his teaching in Warwick Dentistry and he is the only Dentist in the University of Warwick to have ever been awarded this honour. Some of Edward Lynch’s publications and his citation index can be accessed at Google Scholar Edward Lynch where he more than 5700citations and has a h-index of 39 and an i10-index of 111. See also ResearchgateEdward Lynch. He has recentlyin 2018 published another clinical trial using the healozone in a tooth whitening clinical trial in Nature, Scientific Reports; in addition to his double blind randomized clinical trial paper using the healozone in the June 2016 issue of Nature, Scientific Reports and he is on editorial board of Nature, Scientific Reports and many other journals.
Edward Lynch was elected to attend the Council of the IADR meeting in South Africa in June 2014 and the Council of the IADR in Boston in March 2015 as well as chairing the PTT IADR Symposium. He was Chairperson of 2 sessions at the annual American Association for Dental Research as well as an oral presenter and presenter of a lunch and learn session at AADR in Los Angeles in March 2016. He was elected to attend the Council of the IADR and he presentedresearch at the IADR in Korea in June 2016 where he as was elected again by his peers to become the next President of the Pharmacology, Therapeutics and Toxicology (PTT) Research Groups in the International Association for Dental Research.
He attended the IADR Council meeting in San Francisco in March 2017 where he was the group program Chair for PTT IADR and was installed as the Vice-President Pharmacology, Therapeutics and Toxicology (PTT) Research Groups in the International Association for Dental Research, he presented an oral presentation, delivered a lunch and learn session and chaired the annual business meeting of PTT IADR. In 2018 he was installed as the President of the PTT research group of IADR and he attended the annual IADR Council meeting as well as chairing a research session and delivering an oral presentation. In November 2018 Edward Lynch was awarded the prize for the best Research in Ozone in Medicine, Veterinary and Dentistry as well as the Lifetime Achievement award from the Ozone Therapies Group and Frontiers in Ozone Group at their joint annual meeting in Santa Barbara, California, USA.
- Xavier RiaudLaureate and Associate member of the National Academy of Dental Surgery
Dr Xavier Riaud DDS, PhD in History of Sciences and Technics,Laureate and Associate member of the National Academy of Dental Surgery Free Member of the National Academy of Surgery,Fellow of the Pierre Fauchard Academy,Knight of the Order of the Academic Palms,Knight of the Order of the National Merit 27 books,More than 450 publications in 5 languages
Xavier Riaud Research interest includes History of Medicine; History of Dentistry and Forensic dentistry
- Akhilanand ChaurasiaKing George Medical University
Dr.Akhilanand Chaurasia, Assistant professor and consultant at King George Medical University,Lucknow has dedicated meticulous efforts and supreme services pertaining to oral medicine,oral biology and community health.He has remarkable credit of contributing to academics for publishing 49 research papers, peer reviewer of more than 150 international journals with high impact factors, one of top 10 author in subject of Head and neck Radiology of Europe and member of several international organization related to field of Oral Medicine, Oral biology and community health. Dr.Akhilanand Chaurasia,a fellow of Pierre Fauchard Academy(PFA,USA), fellow of International college of continuing dental education(FICCDE,singapore), fellow of international college of dentists(FICD,USA) fellow of Academy of General Education(FAGE), Fellow of International academy of Medical sciences(FIMSA) and International Travel Fellow from Indian Council of Medical Research (New Delhi).He is member of editorial board of 14 international journals, editor in chief of 2 national journals, Editor of 9 international journal and associate editor of 1 international journal. He was scientific committee chairman and treasurer of 25th national conference of Indian Academy of Oral Medicine and Radiology. He has completed 7 intramural projects. Procuring many academic honors, attending many national and international conferences delivering many talks on All India Radio and Delhi Doordarshan, He has contributed in a commendable way to strengthen the nation’s competence in Oral Medicine, Oral biology and Community health. Currently He is perusing PhD in chronobiology of head and neck cancer.
Temporomandibular Joints, Orofacial pain,New technology related to dentistry,Cyst and tumors of Oral Cavity,Dental Immunology ,Oral Diseases,Dental Treatments and Strategies,Oral precancer and cancer
- Ajinkya M. PawarNair Hospital Dental College
Dr. Ajinkya Pawar is a dedicated researcher and enthusiastic adopter of new technologies which can improve treatment results both for doctors and patients. He has decided to dedicate his work life to broaden and expand his knowledge for Endodontics. In his young age he has already published 33 scientific studies in both National and International Journals indexed in PubMed, and also with Impact Factor, with a few more in press and under preparation, together with high ranked International Researchers. He is passionate about learning new developments in Endodontics and he has travelled around the world pursuing this passion. He has attended various numerous National and International Conferences as a Student, Delegate, Keynote/Guest Speaker, Chairperson, and Moderator. He has completed his B.D.S from Padmashree Dr. D. Y. Patil Deemed University, Nerul, Navi-Mumbai and M.D.S was completed from Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nashik. He has served working as a full-time Assistant Professor at the D Y Patil Dental School, Pune. Currently he is working as a full-time Assistant Professor in the Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics at Nair Hospital Dental College, Mumbai which is ranked in the Top 5 Dental Colleges of India. Dr. Ajinkya has been recently awarded with Fellowship by Pierre Fauchard Academy (India and USA Section) in 2016, Best Endodontist of the Year 2016, and India's Young Dental Researcher of the Year 2017.
Ajinkya M.Pawar Resarch interest includes Endodontics;Root Canal Instrumentation;Root Canal Disinfection;Root Canal Anatomy;3-D Printing
- Himani GuptaMaharashtra University of Health Sciences
Dr Himani Swatantrakumar Gupta is a Periodontist & an Oral Implantologist,currently working as Scientific Officer E at Bhabha Atomic Research Centre Hospital, Mumbai,, which is ranked as the third best college in India. She obtained her graduate course in dentistry from Padmashree Dr DY Patil Dental College & Hospital, Mumbai and pursued her post graduate degree in Periodontology from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
Periodontal plastic surgery, Research in the field of Periodontology especially osteoimmunology,
Research in the field of periodontal regeneration using 3D printing,Teaching, Implant dentistry, Cosmetic dentistry, Veterinary dentistry
- Wasif IqbalMohammad Bin Qasim Medical & Dental Collelge
Dr.Wasif Iqbal obtained the Bachelors in Dental Surgery from Baqai University Karachi, Pakistan in 1996, after graduation he worked in a private dental practice for couple of years and went to Liaqat University of Medical Health Science (LUMHS) Pakistan for his post-graduation and specialist training in Clinical dentistry.He spent two years in Civil Teaching Hospitals, Hyderabad Pakistan and completed his Clinical training in Operative Dentistry which Included extensive clinical work in Operative Dentistry.During his Post graduation period, he worked on his master’s research project.He was awarded with the Degree of Master of Dental Science in 2006 from Liaquat University of Medical and Health Sciences Hyderabad, Pakistan.He started his academic career in Dow University of Health Science (DUHS) Pakistan as an Assistant Professor and Head of Department in the Discipline of Science of Dental Material.He is also PhD (scholar) enrolled in Hamdard University Pakistan and working on his research project currently. He has also did his Certification in Orthodontics from Germany. He is also honored by Harward University Boston USA through certification for continuing dental education course in professional development program. He has conducted several training workshops nationwide and has presented several research papers besides he has also published several research papers in national and international journals. He has also conducted Materials lectures & Research for Dow University of Health Science Pakistan.
Endodontics; Polymers, Phyto chemicals,
Implants & Clinical Dentistry
- Rohit KulshresthaDepartment of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics
Dr Rohit Kulshrestha is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Orthodontics and dentofacial Orthopedics Terna Dental College Nerul Navi Mumbai India. He focuses on achieving the highest standard of care while incorporating advanced techniques. Constantly improving himself in all aspects of dentistry, his research interests are in invisible aligners, cleft lip and palate, orthognathic surgery and craniofacial growth. He has over 45 articles published in International journals. Dr Kulshrestha is committed to integrity and excellence in his practice and research. He takes pride in providing a comfortable, rewarding experience for his patients. With extraordinary care and attention to detail, he will explore all options in order to find solutions that are personalized to his patients.
his research interests are in invisible aligners, cleft lip and palate, orthognathic surgery and craniofacial growth
- Prof. Awadhesh Kumar SinghChandra Dental College & Hospital
Prof. Dr. Awadhesh Kumar Singh graduated in 2002 as BDS at the King George’s Medical College (KGMC), Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India. He did his post graduation in 2005 as a MDS in Periodontics from King George’s Medical University (KGMU), Uttar Pradesh, India. He was posted as a senior resident (SR) doctor from 2005 to 2006 at KGMU. He worked as Assistant Professor from 2006 to 2009 and Associate Professor from 2010 to 2014. He is Professor from 2015 till date. He has 20 publications in national, international and specialty journals. He is internal examiner in BDS and MDS examination, and guide for postgraduate students. He is life member of the Indian Society of Periodontology. His clinical practices limited to Periodontology, Periodontal plastic surgery and Implantology.
His research interest includes periodontal flap surgery, periodontal plastic surgery and peri-implantitis.
- Ziad N AL- DwairiJordan University of Science and Technology
Professor Ziad N. Al-Dwairi works as a Professor of Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics and Implant Dentistry at Jordan University of Science and Technology. He holds a 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, Fellowship of The Academy of Dentistry International/2016(FADI), Membership of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow (MFDSRCPS-Glasg)/2017 and Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (MFDSRCS-Ed)/2017, Membership of Royal College of Surgeons of England (MFDSRCS Eng) and membership of Faculty of General Dental Practice; MFGDP(UK)/2017.,Fellowship of the Pierre Fauchard Academy FPFA/2018 and Fellowship of International College Continuing Dental Education (FICCDE/2018)
Currently holds the following positions:
- Visiting Professor of Prosthodontics at City of London Dental School, (UK).
- President of Jordanian Section of International Association for Dental Research.
- Vice President of the Restorative Dentistry Committee/ Jordan Medical Council
- Examiner for (MFDSRCSI) at the Royal college of Surgeons of Ireland
- Examiner for (MFDS) at the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow
- Member of the advisory team of Dooox (https://www.dooox.de/Advisory-Team).
- Jordan's Representative at OSAP( Organization for Safety and Asepsis Procedures).
- Associate Editor, Clinical oral healthcare research, BMC oral health Journal
- Member of the International Advisory board for Edorium Journals
- Dentistry Board Member" of Global Outreach Medical & Health Association
- Member of Academy of Dental Materials
He worked as Vice Dean and Director of Dental Teaching Clinics at Faculty of Dentistry/ Jordan University of Science and technology, Vice President of the Restorative Dentistry Committee/ Jordan Medical Council andMember of the National Committee for contentious medical education/Jordan Medical Council. 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 Assistant Dean / Faculty of Dentistry/ Jordan University of Science and Technology. He also worked as Head of Faculty Research Committee/Faculty of Dentistry/Jordan University of Science and Technology and Head of Research Committee/ Department of Prosthodontics/ Faculty of Dentistry/Jordan University of Science and Technology
- Javed A QaziPeshawar Dental College
Dr Javed A Qazi graduated from Khyber Medical College, Peshawar .Pakistan in 1980 done my residency in Oral Medicine at KMC Oral & Dental Hospital Peshawar in 1981 .Then worked as Research Officer and worked on Oral Health survey and Sub mucous fibrosis projects till October 1982 .
After this joined KMC as Lecturer in 1982 . Dr Qazi got Masters of Science in Oral Medicine & Periodontics in 1991 .During the year 2001-2003. He worked as Periodontist at Hail Dental Center ,Saudi Arabia for two years.
On returning home Dr Qazi was appointed as Assistant Professor /HOD of Oral Medicine Khyber College of Dentistry then promoted as Professor of Oral Medicine at Khyber College of Dentistry in 2013 .During the year in 2014 Dr Qazi joined as Professor and Head Department of Oral Medicine at Peshawar Dental College ,Peshawar and is working with Prime Foundation of Pakistan.
Dr Qazi has been awarded MFDSRCPS by Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Glasgow UK in 2017 and MFDS RCS by Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh UK in 2018.
He is member of Academy of General Dentistry ,Member British society of Oral Medicine and Member of Geneva Foundation for Medical education and research ,Member editorial board Journal of Dentistry and Oral Health , member Scholedge international editorial board ,Associate Member International Headache Society, England and Member editorial Board of Journal of Periodontics ,Member editorial board of Journal of Periodontics and Prosthodontics ,Editor of Acta Scientific dental Sciences, and Journal of Dentistry, Oral Disorders and therapy; Symbiosis USA .
More than 21 publications are on his credit in national and international journal
- Amer A. TaqaMosul University
Amer A. Taqa:
Professor at Dental Basic Science, College dentistry, Mosul University, Iraq. Have PhD degree in Dental chemistry. He has published more 100 researches papers in national and international academic journals and authored 22 books. His research interests include dental chemistry, medical chemistry, and inorganic chemistry. He is editorial member in more than 140 international journals. He Nominated as a member of the organizing committees for a number of international and local conferences.
- Li-Pin KaoUniversity of Queensland
Li-Pin Kao (Betty), a certified project manager, received her Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia. Her thesis focused on the mitochondrial role in human embryonic stem cells. She has extensive publications had covered genomic profile (NGS, a wide range of gene expression profile), cell biology (stem cells, and cancer cells), mitochondrial biology, cancer biology, neuroscience, toxicology, and pharmacology.
- Vinej SomarajRajas Dental College & Hospital
Dr. Vinej Somaraj working as Assistant Professor in the Department of Public Health Dentistry, Rajas Dental College & Hospital, Tamil Nadu, India focuses in the field of Research, Public Health, Dentistry, Bioethics, Biostatistics and Forensic Odontology. To credit have several international and national publications in reputed scientific journals and have published textbooks in various fields of Dentistry for which was awarded Sushruta Award for Best Dental Author at the International Exemplary Research & Performance Awards. Also serves as Editor and Reviewer in various Scientific Journals covering several aspects of health sciences. Have presented various scientific papers and poster at international and national conferences and won best scientific paper awards for the same and also was invited as a speaker at national and international conferences. For the contribution in the field of health sciences have been awarded Prestigious Healthcare Oscars of India for Excellence in Dental Research, Excellence in Public Health Dentistry, Emerging Speaker of the Year, Young Dental Achiever of the Year and Young Scientist Award. As a Public Health Dentist for the community services provided was awarded the Heart of Gold Award by the Dental Students Welfare Association of India & Dental Surgeons Association of India.
- A. Seckin ERTUGRULIzmir Katip Celebi Universitesi
Dr.A. Seckin ERTUGRUL, Dental Doctor (Ph.D.-Periodontology),now is an Associate professor of Periodontology, head of the Izmir KatipCelebi University Dentistry FacultyDepartment of Periodontology, members of the Turkish association of dentists, European Federation of Periodontology and Turkish Federation of Periodontology. He got his Master's Degree at Hacettepe University, Dentistry Faculty and He got his Ph.Dand Specialist Dr. in Periodontology, at Selcuk UniversityDentistry Faculty.His PhD Thesis is about Periodontal, Biochemical and Immunohistochemical Analysis of Patients with Lichen Planus.
Periodontology ,Treatment of periodontaldiseases,Dentalimplants,Osseointegration,Dentallasers,Dentalimmunology,Dentaltomography
- Manjiri DeshmukhNagpur affiliated to Maharashtra University of Health Sciences
I am working as a Senior Lecturer in the department of Public Health Dentistry at SDKS Dental College, Nagpur. I’ve completed my Masters in Public Health Dentistry in the year 2015. In this short experience of 3 years, I have 16 national & international publications to my credit. Being into public health has always been my dream & medical writing is my passion. Hence, with the combination of these two traits, I feel I can channelize my untapped potential to add to the growing ocean of scientific literature by doing my bit as an Editorial member. I have been & still am rendering my services as reviewer to various journals & feel privileged to now be associated as an Editorial Board member.
My fields of research interest include dental public health, epidemiology, clinical trials, prevention, ethics, research misconduct, various dental conditions.
- Fatima Betul BasturkMarmara University
Fatima Betul Basturk is an Associate Professor of Marmara University, Department of Endodontics. holds PhD in Endodontics , She completed her dental school training in Associate Professor, Department of Endodontics, Marmara University, December 2017,Assistant Professor, Department of Endodontics, Marmara University, May 2013- December 2017 ,Research Assistant, Department of Conservative Dentistry, January 2012- May 2013,Visiting Researcher, Cardiff University School of Dentistry, February 2010- August 2010 .
Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey Fellowship, 2007-2011,Ministry of Foreign Affairs, ERASMUS, Researchers in Motion Programme, 2010
Bioactive Endodontic Cements,Geriatric Endodontology,Mineral Trioxide Aggregate,Vital Pulp Treatment
- Nikolaos Andreas ChrysanthakopoulosAthens University
Prof.NikolaosAndreas 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 was attended a program in Maxillofacialand Oral Surgery in 401 General Military Hospital of Athens during 2003-2004. He gotspecialist 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’’ consists the first in the International literature that was examined the possible association between periodontal diseases and lung cancer. Prof. Chrysanthakopoulos is a 6th year Pre-GrdtStudent in Medical School, University of Athens. He is also a Professor of Human Anatomy, Human Physiology and Sports Medicine in Public Institute of Vocational Training ofPatra. He has published over 60 manuscripts in International Medical and Dental Journals as unique or the 1st author, he is an Editor in Chief in 2 International Dental Journals,Associate Editor in 3 International Medical Journals, Editor in 3International Dental Journals, Advisory Board Member in 1 International Dental Journal, Editorial Board Member in 25 International medical and Dental Journals, Reviewer in 22 International Medical and Dental Journals, Editor in 1 International Oncological Journal, Editorial Board Member in 3 International Oncological Journals and Reviewer in 7 International Oncological Journals. He has received invitations for writing Chapters in several e-Books regarding Dental Anatomy, Oral Health and Periodontics and to participate in International Medical and Dental Congresses as a Speaker.
Periodontology,Oral Health and Preventive Dentistry
- Edson Luiz Cetira FilhoFederal University of Ceará
Edson Luiz Cetira Filho, DDS, Master's degree student in Dental Clinic (subject area: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery) at the Federal University of Ceará, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeonby Institute Doctor José Frota Hospital in Fortaleza / Ceará / Brazil. He finished him Bachelor (2015) from Faculty of Dentistry at Federal University of Ceará and diploma of Improvement in Implant Dentistry fromBrazilian Association of Dentistry - Ceará section (2018).Professor of the preparatory course for Residence in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Brazilian Association of Dentistry. He published 06 scientific publications in Brazil and international journals. Him current Research project focuses on the peripheral traumatic nerve damage associated with facial trauma, Oral and Maxillofacial trauma, third molars surgery and oral diseases.
Peripheral traumatic nerve damage associated with facial trauma; Approaches in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Traumatology; Approaches in patients with cleft lip and palate; Approaches in third molar surgeries.
- Snehal Dilip LunawatSMBT Institute of Dental Sciences and Research
Dr. Snehal Dilip Lunawat associate professor in the specialty of oral and maxillofacial pathology and microbiology currently working in SMBT Institute of dental sciences and research, Nashik , Maharashtra India since November 2016. She has done Masters of dental sciences in Oral and Maxillofacial pathology from Maharashtra University of health sciences in 2016. She is also certified in global tobacco control from John Hopkins University, Bloomberg USA. She is also involved in many deaddiction programs. She has a couple of research papers in national and international journals. Her main objective is to promote undergraduate and post graduate students for research in the field of dentistry. She has guided around 5-7 undergraduate students in last 2 years. She has an academic experience of teaching of 2 years in dental sciences and medical education.
Oral and Maxillofacial pathology and microbiology. Also have keen interestin oralpathology,oncology, oncopathology, hematooncology, dermatopathology and forensic odontology.
- Nilesh DeshpandeDepartment of Pediatric Dentist
Dr.Nilesh Deshpande has completed his MDS from BBDCODS, Lucknow and BDS from SPDC, Wardha, India.
He is an accomplished dental professional with a proven ability to learn and implement novel treatment modalities that support dental health objectives for children. He has been an active participant in various academic, clinical and research activities. He has presented various research papers and posters in conferences. He has several research articles published in various international and national journals. He is on editorial board team of various international journals.
He has an experience of more than 7 yrs in Pediatric Dentistry. He worked as specialist Pediatric Dentist in India and UAE with a vast experience in academics and clinical Pediatric Dentistry.
His area of expertise and research interest includes conscious sedation, pediatric orthodontics &pediatric endodontics.
- Md. AsdullahA.M.U Aligarh University
Dr.Md. Asdullah is presently working as a Assistant Professor in Department of Oral Pathology/Oral Medicine & Radiology in Dr. Z.A Dental College & Hospital, Faculty of Medicine A.M.U Aligarh since 2015.He also worked as lecturer cum Tutor in same department for more than three years. He completed BDS from A.M.U Aligarh & MDS in Oral Medicine & Radiology from CPGIDS Lucknow. Since then he is into research oriented programs in field of Oral Medicine & Maxillofacial Radiology. He got prestigious Outstanding Researcher Award in Oral Medicine & Radiology by Venous international Foundation, Chennai in 2018.He is author of several articles in national & International journals and has couple of book in his credit. He had been as resource person in CDE Programm. He is member of Indian Academy of Oral Medicine & Radiology,& Indian Dental Association. He has awarded best research at national IAOMR conference 2017.He had been the scientific chairman in national Journal of IOAMR, International Conference of Neuroscience held at IBRC,JNMC Aligarh & International conference of Prosthodontics .At present he is in editorial board of journal of Oral pathology, Oral Medicine, Oral Surgery, Oral Radiology, Cups ,IDA Aligarh branch journal & Acta scientic dental journal.
Imageology of Head & Neck, Oral Lesions,Orofacial pain including TMJ disorderes.
- Chethan JSubbaiah Institute of Dental Science and Research centre
Dr Chethan J is presently working as Assistant Professor in Dept. Of Public Health Dentistry , Subbaiah Institute of Dental Science and Research centre, Shivamogga, Karnataka, India since 2015 . He completed his undergraduation , Bachelor of Dental Surgery from SJM Dental college and Hospital, Chitradurga , Karnataka, India . He has completed his Post graduation , Master of Dental surgery from SDM college of dental science and Hospital, Dharwad. He has done several research article published in National as well as International Journal. He had Worked on Colgate Palmolive Limited, USA, New Jersey sponsored Clinical trial projects focussed on Clinical Trials; performing subject recruitment, data collection, microbiological analysis, management and statistical analysis. The Clinical trial was performed in Research laboratory, SDM College of Dental Sciences and Hospital, Dharwad, India.The title of the research was: ‘‘A Clinical Study to assess the Antibacterial effects of Dentifrices on oral Bacteria.’’ He had Performed a research on “Photodynamic anti microbial chemotherapy used in dentistry ’’Involved in study planning, data collection and management, statistical analysis and drafting project reports. Conducted a Teachers training program about dental health awareness on the eve of ‘‘World oral health day’’on 20th March 2016 at Subbaiah Institute of Dental Science and Research centre,Shivamogga , Karnataka, India.
Public Health Dentistry,Dental health education, Biostatistics, Alum antimicrobial activitity, Microbiological anaerobic culture, salivary alpha amylase estimation,Biostatistics
- Loai AljerfDamascus University
Loai Aljerf is a Prof in the Department of Basic Sciences, Faculty of Dental Medicine/DamascusUniversity. He is a specialist in analytical and industrial chemistry. He obtained many awards and published more than 50 peer-reviewed papers (two of them in French) in Environmental Sciences, Green Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Synthesis Chemistry, Concrete, Ceramics, Paper Industry, Petrochemical, Extraction, Separation, Lithium-Ion-Batteries, and Oral Chemistry. He is a partner in Advances in Cleaner Production Network, and a member of the German Chemical Society e.V. (GDCh),Asian Chemical Society, and the American University of Beirut. He is a member of the higher committee of the 6th International Workshop-Advance in Cleaner Production (São Paulo, Brazil (May 24th to 26th - 2017)) and in more than 20 conference organizing committees. Loai Aljerf is in the Cambridge Scholars Publishing-Life Science Advisory Board and an editor of more than 50 journals and a reviewer for Top journals in Industry, Chemical Engineering, and Environmental Chemistry.
Industrial Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Environmental Chemical Engineering, Environmental Science, Environmental Chemistry, Green Chemistry, Cement Industry, Ceramics, Paper Industry, Advances in Cleaner Production, Climate Change, Pollution, Wastewater Treatment, Air Pollution, Eco-friendly Biopolymers, Persistent Organic Pollutants, Polychlorinated biphenyls, Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons, Nanotechnology, Adsorption, Ecology and Natural Resources, Biodiversity, Sustainable Development, Waste Management, Environmental Management, Life Cycle Assessment, Ecodesign, Design for the Environment, Energy Labeling, Eco-efficiency, Chromatography, HPLC, GC, MS, AAS, Spectroscopy, and Lithium-Ion-Batteries.
- Geeta AryaSeema Dental College & Hospital
Dr Geeta Arya, holds Master’s degree in Oral and Maxillofacial Prosthodontics & Implantology.She is currently associated with Seema Dental College & Hospital, Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India. She is an active life member of Indian Dental Association & Indian Prosthodontics Society & active Editorial Board Member of several journal. Dr Geeta has published her articles in various National & International Journal Publications. As a young dentist, she believed that by gaining experience in different areas of dentistry & being exposed to diverse and different approaches to treatment will allow her to offer the highest level of treatment plans for the patients & always wanting to learn & improve her knowledge. She has attended several scientific conferences, presented her research work & awarded with best paper.
mainly focuses on Implant Dentistry, Maxillofacial Prosthodontics, Complete Denture, Fixed Prosthodontics.
- Shefali JaiswalRajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences
I have done my Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) and Masters of Dental Surgery (MDS) from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, India. During my post-graduation, apart from academics, I have organized various screening and treatment camps and served the community. This has helped me to develop organization and management skills. I have also worked in collaborative programmes in oral health promotion where I have screened and treated children using minimal invasive techniques. I have also been involved in organizing National convention and Continuing Dental education (CDE) programmes. I have been engaged in under-graduate and post-graduate teaching. Subsequently, Departmental Store, Departmental library, screening and treatment camps (management of patients for the Dental institution by organizing screening camps) was managed by me. I have also guided various under-graduate and post-graduate research by helping in framing questionnaires, data collection, data compilation and statistical analysis. I was also involved in documentation of NAAC (National Accreditation and Assessment Council), tobacco cessation activities and been part of “Brush Right Smile Bright” Campaign for Guinness Book of World Record. I have completed various research projects in the past and present and also published papers in various international and national Journals.
My interests are in Clinical trial projects focussed on Clinical Trials; data collection, microbiological analysis, management and statistical analysis. Research based on oral health, Epidemiology of Dental and oral diseases; Social Network Analysis; women and child health care, recent advances in dentistry and content of the research.
- Roberto Carlos Mourão PinhoFederal University of Pernambuco UFPE
Dr. Roberto Mourao is a Substitute professor at the Federal University of Pernambuco UFPE, in the discipline of Dentistry for patients with special needs and dental emergencies, dental surgeon, Postdoctoral Doctor in Dentistry, specialist in endodontics, specialist in molecular biology, specialist in mental health, specialist in dentistry for patients with special needs. Veterinarian, Master in Animal Reproduction, Specialist in Surgery and Small Animal Medical Clinic, Postgraduate in Radiology, Ultrasonography
Dr. Roberto Mourao Research interests are dentistry, periodontics, endodontics, dental implants, mental health, molecular biology, genetics, dentistry for patients with special needs, autism, applied behavior analysis:
- Yash KapadiaTemple University Kornberg School of Dentistry
Dr. Yash Kapadia is a board-certified Prosthodontist appointed as an Assistant Professor in the
Department of Rehabilitative and Reconstructive Dentistry at University of Louisville School of
Dentistry. He is from Mumbai, India where he attained his Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree. He
then moved to New York to complete a Clinical Fellowship in Prosthodontics followed by the
Advanced Education Program in Prosthodontics at New York University College of Dentistry in
2013. At NYUCD, he was awarded the I. Kenneth Adisman Award for Excellence in Prosthodontics for the most outstanding resident. Dr. Kapadia achieved board certification by the American Board of Prosthodontics in 2016 and became a Fellow of the American College of Prosthodontists later that year. He is also a Fellow of the International College of Oral Implantologists. Dr. Kapadia continued his academic career pursuing teaching and research as Adjunct Clinical Instructor at University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry. Dr. Kapadia was then hired by Temple University - Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry as Clinical Assistant Professor where he was involved in pre-doctoral and post-doctoral education after which he moved to Louisville, KY. He is a member of various Prosthodontic and Oral Implantology organizations including the ACP, APS, ITI, ICOI, IADR, ADEA and ADA. Dr. Kapadia reviews scientific literature for several national and international journals including Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry, Journal of Prosthodontics and Dental Materials. He has presented scientific posters at Prosthodontic conferences, published articles in internationally reputed peer-reviewed journals and given numerous presentations nationally and internationally. He is now involved in pre-doctoral and post-doctoral education at University of Louisville School of Dentistry with on-going research projects related to the field of Prosthodontics and Implant Dentistry.
- Samir NammourUniversity of Liege
Director of the post-graduate: Laser Applications in Dental Medicine ; Department of Dental Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Liege, Quai Godfroid Kurth 45, 4020 Liege, Belgium
- Manjusha RawtiyaSankalchand Patel University
Manjusha Rawtiya B.D.S., M.D.S. (India) is an Associate professor Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics, Narsinhbhai Patel Dental College and Hospital, Sankalchand Patel University in India. Her work was concentrated in understanding the intricacies of root canal morphologies using Cone Beam Computed Tomography. She finished her Bachelors (2003) from Sharad Pawar Dental College, Wardha ,Maharashtra and Masters Degree (2011) from Career Postgraduate Institute of Dental Sciences, Lucknow. She was joined as Assistant Professor of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics, to Peoples’ College of Dental Sciences, Bhopal from 2012 to 2016 and teaching Preclinical procedures to 2nd stage students and clinical procedures to 4th stage students. She was In-charge of Law and Governance of the college and Nodal officer of Website of Peoples’ University.
Now being guide in Postgraduate research and library thesis writing. She is a Member of Indian endodontic society and also the research head of the Department of conservative dentistry and endodontics , Narsinghbhai Patel Dental College Visnagar.She published more than 15 scientific publications in national and international journals. Her current research is analysis of C shaped canal using cone beam computed tomography.
Study of root canal morphologies of maxillary and mandibular third molars using CBCT,Prevalence of C shaped canals in Indian population,Variations in root canal morphology of C-Shaped Canals, Oral Health and social inequality
- Mansour K. AsseryRiyadh Elm University
Dr. Mansour Assery is an Associate Professor in Prosthodontic, he is the Vice Rector in Riyadh Elm University (formerly Riyadh Colleges of Dentistry and Pharmacy), Consultant in Prosthodontic & Dental Implant and a Chairman of Scientific Saudi Board in Restorative Dentistry. Founder of Saudi Board in Prosthodontics and Chairman for it for 8 years. In 1983 he received his BDS from King Saud University, College of Dentistry, Saudi Arabia. In 1988 he received his Certificate in Prosthodontics from Eastman Institute for Oral Health, University of Rochester (Previously: Eastman Dental Center) N.Y. U.S.A. In 1989 he obtained a Master’s in Public Health Major in Dental from University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of
Public Health, U.S.A. In 1992 he became an officer in the Basic Military Medical Course from Military Medical Academy, Saudi Arabia. In 1993 he obtained Fellowship Dental Implant from Eastman Institute for Oral Health, University of Rochester N.Y. U.S.A. And in 1997 he obtained his Diploma in Endodontics from King Saud University. He can be contacted at email@example.com)
- Gopinath VivekanandanDepartment of Periodontology M.G.R.Medical University
Dr.V.Gopinath, BDS, MDS, MBA, FCIP, belongs to a family of reputed academicians. He is graduated in the year 2000 from Sree Balaji Dental College and post graduated in the speciality of periodontics in 2004 from Meenakshi Ammal Dental College and Hospital, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India under Tamilnadu Dr.M.G.R.Medical University, the ISO certified and the second largest Health Sciences University in India. He also pursued his MBA from Karnataka Open University in the year 2015.Presently he is Professor and Head and Post graduate teacher in Department of Periodontology, Rungta college of dental research,bhilai,, Chhattisgarh, India. He is also a PhD guide in Pacific University, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India. Besides being actively involved in academics, he has numerous national and international publications in indexed journals to his credit and has delivered guest lectures in national and international conferences. He had been actively involved in organizing CDE programmes and various National conferences. He has been awarded the best publisher award for the Tamil poem ‘Unnai arindal’ from chief Minister of Tamilnadu, India in 2001. He had been elected and worked as Executive Committee Member in Indian Society of Periodontology in the year 2016-2017.He is the author of the book gingival epithelium published by lambert publications and published in the hands of Mr.Prasanna I.A.S who is the health secretary of Chhattisgarh, India. Presently he is the editorial board member of international journal of innovations in dental sciences,journal of orthodontics and craniofacial research, abstract review board member of dental science and dentistry and advisory board member in Acta scientific dental sciences journal.
- Caroline Santa RosaDepartment of Endodontics Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais
Graduated in Doctor of Dental Surgery by the Faculty of Dentistry of Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG), Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy in Endodontics also by the Faculty of Dentistry of Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais. Professor of Endodontics in the Extension Project "Dental Care Program for Transplanted Patients" at the Faculty of Dentistry of Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais. She has clinical experience in the area of Dentistry with emphasis on Endodontics. Performance in research with emphasis on Nickel-Titanium endodontic instruments and microbiology and immunology in endodontics.
Endodontics, endodontic trauma, accidents and complications, Endodontic instruments, guided endodontics, endodontic retreatment.
- Mohamed HelalDepartment of Prosthodontics Faculty of Dentistry of Al-Azhar University
Dr. Mohamed Helal had finished high school in 1988, Cairo, Egypt. He received his undergraduate education in Dentistry from 1988 to 1993 at the Faculty of Dentistry of Al-Azhar University, Cairo, Egypt. He had obtained the Bachelor Degree of Dentistry on May of 1993, also He obtained the Master's Degree of Prosthodontics on April of 2000. He had worked as Guest scientist (Visiting Research Associate Professor) from Oct. 2001- Dec. 2003 at the Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics and Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, Schleswig-Holstein University Hospital, Germany, and obtained DMD degree from School of Dentistry, Schleswig-Holstein University Hospital, Germany. Also he had obtained Doctor's Degree of Removable Prosthodontics on Oct. of 2004. He is working now as Professor and Chairman of Removable Prosthodontic Department at Faculty of Dentistry of Al-Azhar University, Cairo, Egypt.
Complete Denture, Partial Denture, Tooth or/and Implant Overdenture. TMJ disorders research work, Biomaterial research work.
- Yesh sharmaDepartment of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics Maharaja ganga singh Dental college
DR.YESH SHARMA POST GRADUATE STUDENT IN CONSERVATIVE DENTISTRY AND ENDODONTICS DEPARTEMENT currently doing postgraduation from Maharaja Ganga Singh Dental College ,Sriganganagar,Rajasthanunder the guidance of DR.DEVENDRA CHAUDHARY ,PRINICPAL & HEAD OF DEPARTMENT and DR.RAVI NAGPAL,READER.Hedid my graduation from SRI SIDDARTHA DENTAL COLLEGE ,Tumkur,karnathka . Worked as Dental Surgeon at ShriRanga Super Specialist Dental Hospitals from Sept, 2015 to March 2016 under the guides of Dr. D. Ravi Kumar.Third Place in National Level Essay competition organized by Indian Association Of Public Health Dentistry at Manipal University, Manipal , November 2015.Winner as “ BEST PG STUDENT OF THE YEAR 2017” in Conservative and endodontics in INDIAN HEALTH PROFESSIONAL AWARDS 2017 on 23rd December 2017. Have secured the consolation prize in the national level essay competition "Burgeoning of CDE programs in India - Boon or Bane" in IDJSR and Dentssay2017. Winner as “YOUNG DENTAL ACHIEVER OF THE YEAR 2018” in IERP AWARDS 2018 held at New Delhi .Currently working as state chairman of Rajasthan of ALL INDIA MEDICAL STUDENT UNION.Certificate of Achievement for participating in watsappinar on OZONE DENISTRY by DR .SUDHIR DHOLE ON 14/02/2018 .And currently doing research on Ozone in conservative dentistry and endodontics . Currently working as editorial board member in Acta publication ,Scirange PUBLICATION and WJSAR .He is awarded as ‘BEST POST GARDUATE STUDENT OF THE YEAR -2018” IN INTERNATIONAL DENTAL EXCELLENCE AWARD and Nominated as ‘STUDENT OF THE YEAR -2018 “IN FAMDENT NATIONAL AWARDS 2108 .Currently member of global organization of health awareness program at world level in GOMHA SOCIETY . Currently working as ALL INDIA DENTAL PROFESSIONAL SOICIETY member in INDIA .
CONSERVATIVE DENTISTRY AND ENDODONTICS
- Amit BhandariDepartment of Dental Research & Implantology Institute of Nuclear Medicine & Allied Sciences
Dr. Amit Bhandari has done his BDS from Govt Dental College, Srinagar and MDS from AFMC Pune in the speciality of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He is a Maxillofacial Surgeon with interest in the area of research based activities. He is presently the Head of Dept of Dental Research & Implantology at INMAS DRDO Delhi and he is heading various research projects in DRDO. He has publications in national and international journals as an author and as a co-author.
Dr. Amit Bhandari areas of research interest include Dental Implants with nanomaterials, Saliva and constituents for diagnosis of systemic diseases, Metabolomics, Oral cancer and precancer diagnosis and prognosis with transcriptomics and proteomoics, Surgical tissue adhesives and bioresorbable materials and quantification and amelioration of Dental surgical stress.
- Arpit SikriDepartment of Prosthodontics Maulana Azad Institute of Dental Sciences
Dr. Arpit Sikri (BDS, MDS (Prosthodontics), PGDHM) is currently working as Senior Resident in the Department of Prosthodontics (Maulana Azad Institute of Dental Sciences, New Delhi, India). He has completed his Graduation (BDS) and Post-graduation (MDS) in the subject of Prosthodontics. Recently, he has completed his Diploma in Hospital Management from National Institute of health and Family Welfare (NIHFW, New Delhi) with distinction. Throughout his academic career, he has been awarded with gold medals being the Topper of the University. Recently, he has authored a book on “Oral Pathology” under Scientific Medtech publishers. He has to his credit around 25 books under Lambert Academic Publishing (LAP) and more than 75 national as well as international publications. He presented paper as well as poster presentations in various national and international conferences many of which were highly appreciated as well as award winning. He is actively associated with various associations namely IPS, IDA, IDRR, AHA, DSA etc. Apart from the academics, he is actively associated with sports and cultural activities also. He had been a national level player of Table Tennis and won many awards for the same. He is on the board of editorial panel with many national and international journals namely JHNPS, WJOUD, JFDS, JCDR, APRD, IJOICR, I-dentistry, JDOR, ASDS, APDJ etc. He is the editor of Webmed Central. Apart from this, he is the Assistant Editor of Asia Pacific Dental Journal. He is the Council Member of Gergson Lehrmann Group (GLG) and also the Coordinator for various websites. He is the President of NDDSF from Punjab State. He has also contributed in various books like Indirect Restorations, Target MDS Mcq’s, Dental Matrix, Brahmastra, AIIMS 25 etc. He has been also conferred with many awards namely IDA Profile of the Month 2011, Budding Dentist Award 2010, Dental Youth Icon 2009, Student Ambassador and Mentor by the publishing group “Elsevier” and the most recent i.e. “Best Post Graduate Student in Prosthodontics in India” in 2016.
Removable and Fixed Prosthodontics,Maxillofacial Prosthodontics,Dental Materials,Esthetic Dentistry,Implantology,Digital Prosthodontics
- Yasser KhaledMarquette University , School of Dentistry Oral Pathology/Oral Medicne/TMD/Orofacial Pain
Dr. Yasser Khaled is a son of a diplomat that has visited, worked and studied in 15 different countries in all 6 continents around the world. He has a BDS from Ain Shams University, Egypt; a MDSc in Oral Pathology from the same university; a fellowship in Oral Surgery from University Sains Malaysia, Malaysia; a MMSc in TMD/Orofacial Pain from the University of Alberta, Canada and finally a GPR Certificate and an Oral Medicine Certificate from Carolinas Medical Center, USA. He was awarded with hundreds of certificates from all around the world. He has won the Lester Burkett award from the American Academy of Oral Medicine for the best research in 2017. He is currently working as an Assistant Professor in Marquette University, School of Dentistry. He is specialized in Oral Pathology, Oral Medicine and TMD/Orofacial Pain. He is also a senator in Marquette University Academic Senate.
- Alah Dawood Mahmood Al-DawoodyDepartment of Orthodontics The University of Mosul, College of Dentistry
Dr Alah Dawood holds MSc and PhD degrees in Orthodontics from the College of Dentistry, University of Mosul, Iraq. Dr. Alah is appointed as an assistant professor of orthodontics at the same college above. She has published many articles in various National & International Journals and had participated in the discussion of three PhD thesis of orthodontics and had supervised one MSc thesis of orthodontics. In addition, she taught orthodontics to the final year dental students. She has attended several scientific conferences and workshops both nationally and internationally
Asst. Prof. Dr. Dawood Al-Dawoody Research interests includes Fixed orthodontics Interceptive orthodontics Myofunctional therapy TMJ and occlusion Clear Aligner Lingual orthodontics
- Sanjay Prasad GuptaDepartment of Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital
Dr. Sanjay Prasad Gupta iscurrently working as a Consultant Orthodontist and Assistant Professor in Orthodontics &Dentofacial Orthopedics unit, Department of DentistryofTribhuvan University Teaching Hospital, Kathmandu, Nepal since 2016. He is actively involved in the post graduate programme in orthodontics of the same institute(Institute of Medicine). He had completed his Master of Dental surgery (MDS) in Orthodontics from Institute of Medicine (Tribhuvan University) as a first batch (2010-2013). He was a ‘first rank holder’ in Post graduate entrance examinations for MDS of Institute of Medicine (Government Institute of Nepal) in 2010. He worked as an Assistant Professor in Chitwan Medical College from 2013-2016. He has published several research articles in national and international journals. He has elected as the executive Board member of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics association of Nepal (ODOAN) for 2018-2021. He has aexperience of working as an Editorial board member for international journals too.
Clinical orthodontics; Recent trends in orthodontics; Craniofacial Orthodontics;
- Mohamed Said HamedCollege of Dentistry Gulf Medical University
Prof. Mohamed Said Hamed is a Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in College of Dentistry, Gulf Medical University, Ajman,Consultant “A” of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at Ajman Dental Specialty Center, Ajman. He is the Dean of College of Dentistry, Gulf Medical University, Ajman, UAE since January 2012. He completed his Bachelor of Dental Sciences from Cairo University in 1977. He got his Master Degree in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery from Alexandria University in 1982. He was awarded PhD from Tanta University, Egypt in 1986.
He served as the Dean of the College, Faculty of Dentistry Suez Canal University from June 2005 to September 2011. He was the Head of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department, Suez Canal University from September 2001 to January 2012. He is the member and chairperson of many National and International journals. He has worked as Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon in all the major hospitals in Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Libya, and United Arab Emirates. He was also visiting professor in Cardevs University, UK and Duke University, North Carolina, USA.
- Swapnil.B.ShankargoudaDepartment of Prosthodontics And Crown And Bridge And Implantology VK institute of dental sciences
Dr.Swapnil.B.Shankargouda was born in Maharastra,India in 1986.He graduated with a degree of Bachelor Of Dental Surgery in 2010 and further completed his masters in Prosthodontics And Crown And Bridge And Implantology in 2014.He is an academician and a faculty in Kle Academy Of Higher Education And Research’s Kle Dental College,Belgaum,India since 2014.He is specialized in the field of dental implantology and esthetic and prosthetic dentistry and is trained in advanced hard and soft tissue management and sinus augmentation procedures.He has various national and international publications to his name and is actively involved in research in the field of Prosthodontics and Implantology.He is also the Director And Founder of Crown n Dent Multispeciality Dental Clinic And Implantology Centre,Belgaum,India and is involved in imparting continuing dental education to young and aspiring dentists.
Dental implantology,Prosthodontics and crown and bridge,Smile designing,Esthetic dentistry,Maxillofacial prosthodontics,Maxillofacial implantology,Fixed dental prosthodontics,Removable dental prosthodontics
- Jayesh Kumar JainDepartment of Prosthodontics Govt. Dental College & Hospital
Dr Jayesh Kumar Jain has completed his BDS from renowned College Of Dental Sciences in year 2008 and went on to achieve 84th rank in ALL INDIA PG Entrance exams. He completed his MDS in branch of Prosthodontics from TamilNadu Government Dental College and Hospital Chennai where he was awarded GOLD MEDAL for obtaining highest marks in MDS Examination in 2012.
He has keen interest in field of Implantology and obtained Fellowship from International Congress Of Oral Implantologist (ICOI) in year 2015.
He is currently working as Reader in Department Of Prosthodontics, College of Dental Sciences guiding and mentoring undergraduate and Postgraduate students. He is actively involved with the research projects in the Department.
He is running a successful private practice “Om Dental Care” since September 2012 at Ram & Co circle, Davangere and as consultant Prosthodontist at various other private dental clinics.
His area of expertise includes BPS Dentures (Biofuctional Prosthetic System), Full mouth rehabilitations, Veneers and All ceramic restorations, Implant supported fixed,removable and hybrid prosthesis, Precision attachments, Flexible dentures and Maillo-facial prosthesis.
He has presented papers at various conferences and has kept himself updated with the subject by attending various Dental Worshops and Continued Dental Education Programs.
He has paper publications in national and International journals to his credit.
He is a life Member of Indian Prosthodontic society, Karnataka Prosthodontic Society, Indian Dental Association and Executive Committee member of IDA, Davangere branch.
- Luis E C PagottoHospital Alemao Oswaldo Cruz
Dr. Pagotto graduated in Dentistry (DDS) in UNISA – São Paulo –Brazil. He is Specialist in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (Residency Program), certified by the Brazilian College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, completed Master of Science degree from the University of São Paulo - USP. Clinical and scientific interest includes oral and maxillofacial surgery, cranio maxillofacial surgery, orthognathic surgery, treatment of temporomandibular joint disorders, dental implantology, pathology and dental alveolar surgery. He currently has a private practice in oral and maxillofacial surgery in São Paulo / SP, Brazil. He is a member of the clinical staff of the best hospitals in São Paulo - Hospital Sírio-Libanês, Hospital Israelita Albert Einstein and Hospital Alemão Oswaldo Cruz.
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Pathology and Basic and Applied Stomatology
- João Paulo SchwartzPaulista State University
João Paulo Schwartz, PhD Researcher in Orthodontics Justus-Liebig-University Gießen, JLU-UKGM-KFO, Gießen, Hessen, Germany. PhD Researcher in Odontological Science – Orthodontics Paulista State University, FOAr-UNESP, Araraquara, São Paulo, Brazil. Masters in Odontological Science – Orthodontics Paulista State University, FOAr-UNESP, Araraquara, São Paulo, Brazil. Residency in Orthodontics Hospital for Rehabilitation of Craniofacial Anomalies, University of São Paulo, HRAC-USP, Bauru, São Paulo, Brazil.Graduation in Odontology Ponta Grossa State University, UEPG, Ponta Grossa, Paraná, Brazil.
- Betül TaşUniversity of Gaziantep
Dr. Taş is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Gaziantep. She is actively involved in training of surgical fellows, residents and dental students.
Her specialties include: Reconstruction of patients with complex restorative needs utilizing dental implants / this includes surgical preparation of sites requiring grafts to restore jaw continuity and bone volume, particularly those with multiple missing teeth; Orthognathic surgery; Routine dentoalveolar surgery.She received her dental degree from Gazi University, Faculty of Dentistry. She completed an oral maxillofacial surgery residency program at Suleyman Demirel University.
- Sonia Regina Bordin AykroydUniversity Of Sao Paulo (USP)
Dr Sonia Bordin Aykroyd has worked with LASERs and Orofacial Esthetics for over 30 years. She has lived and worked in Dentistry in 3 different countries and speaks 5 languages. Dr Sonia worked in different departments and dental subject areas of some of the major University Dental Schools in London: Guys Hospital, Royal London, Eastman Dental Institute and at the at the buccomaxillo-facial surgery dept of Lister Hospital, Stevenage surgical, where she worked with the removal of oral and facial cancers. In Brazil, Dr Sonia worked with the prosthetic oral and facial reconstruction of such patients, at the University of Sao Paulo. Dr Sonia was responsible for the introduction of the use of Lasers in dentistry in the UK in 1990 and have collaborated with research with major UK Universities: Guys & St Thomas's NHS Foundation Trust; King's College London; University of London /UCL; Royal London; Eastman Dental Institute; University of Nottingham; and MRC, Institute of hearing. In Brazil, Dr Sonia worked with lecturing and research, at the Dental Laser Center of the University Camilo Castelo Branco, and at the dept of Bucco-maxillo-facial prosthetics of the University of Sao Paulo. Currently, in the USA, Dr Sonia is still highly involved with laser technology, orofacial re-harmonization and with the teaching and research of lasers and its applications in esthetic medicine and dentistry. Sonia is the chief evaluator for the laser session of Reality https://www.realityesthetics.com/portal/.
Dr Sonia Bordin Aykroyd Research interest includes Laser in dentistry, Laser in esthetics, biotechnology, Laser tissue interaction, laser and stem cells stimulation, oral and facial harmonization modern techniques.
- Pramod YadavAligarh Muslim University
Dr Pramod Kumar Yadav Obtained Bds (2008) & Mds (2013) in the Specialty of Public Health Dentistry from Lucknow. Currently Working as an Assistant Professor in the Department Of Periodontics & Community Dentistry, Dr Z A Dental College, Amu, Aligarh. Thrust Area is Oral Health Promotion for Differently Abled People, Fluorosis, Screening of Oral Cancer, School Oral Health Program, Preventive Dentistry, Anti Tobacco Program, Oral Health Awareness and Epidemiological Studies. Published articles in National and International Journal of Repute. Member of Professionally active Bodies (IDA & IAPHD).
- Arbab AnjumAligarh Muslim University
Arbab Anjum presently working as Assistant Professor in the Dept of Orthodontics, Dr Z A Dental College, AMU, Aligarh. Has been associated with post graduate teaching for over five years. With presentations and publications at both national and international level. He is a member of the Indian dental association and a life member of Indian orthodontic society.
His field of interest include growth and development, bio markers in orthodontics ,temporary anchorage devices in orthodontics and functional jaw orthodontics.
- NARINDER DEV GUPTAAligarh Muslim University
Dr. N.D. Gupta received his MDS degree in Periodontology from Faculty of Dental Sciences, King George Medical College, Lucknow in 1992. He is Currently Professor and chairman, Dept of Periodontics & Community Dentistry, Dr. Z. A. Dental College, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh (India). He was awarded fellowship of Pierre Fauchard Academy on 16/11/2009, fellowship of International College of Dentists on 12th April 2010 and fellowship of ICDRO Bilcare Clinical Research in 2011. He had conducted several advance courses and workshops on Dental Implants. He also had delivered several radios talks from AIR, Rohtak. He had acted as chief coordinator of National Oral Health Programme of Rohtak Division 1999 and acted as chief coordinator of National Oral Health Programme at Aligarh 2003. He is reviewer of various national and international journals. Presently he is the chief editor of university journal of dental sciences which is the publication of Aligarh Muslim University.
- Mirza AllafDamascus University
Mirza Allaf is currently working as a Professor in Damascus University
(2001) Dental Bio material Sabbatical Researches
Turner University – Manchester, UK
(1994 –1997) Philosophy Doctorate in Dental Medicine Science (PhD)
Faculty of Dental Medicine, Damascus Univ.
(1989 –1993) Master Degree in Fixed Prosthodontics (MsD)
Faculty of Dental Medicine, Damascus Univ.
(1985 –1987) High Diploma in Fixed Prosthodontics
Faculty of Dental Medicine, Damascus Univ.
(1980 –1985) License of Doctor in Dentistry (DDS)
Faculty of Dental Medicine, Damascus Univ.
(1980) Bacaloriae 217/240 mark.
(2014) Syrian Board Certificate in Crowns and Bridges Sepciality
Ministry of Health, Syria.
(1995) Permanent license of practicing Dentistry in Kuwait / DC / Clinics field
Ministry of Health, Kuwait.
(1987) Specialty registration of fixed prosthodontics
Ministry of Health, Syria.
Fixed Prostheses, Implantology, Dental Materials. Smile Design.