James D. Bates, D.D.S., M.D., is an American board-certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon in active private practice in Dallas, Texas. Originally from Lubbock, Texas, he attended Texas Tech University as an undergraduate. He graduated with many honors from The University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston with a D.D.S. degree, and from Texas Tech University School of Medicine with an M.D. degree. In addition, he completed an internship in general surgery at Baylor University Medical Center, and completed an accredited residency in oral and maxillofacial surgery at The University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston. As a parttime faculty member at Texas A&M Baylor College of Dentistry in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, he taught physical examination and internal medicine to graduate students in all specialties as a Clinical Associate Professor for 18 years. As the founder of Texas Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, his practice is proud to have maintained 12 years of continuous accreditation as an Office-Based Surgery Practice by the internationally-recognized Joint Commission. His practice focuses on providing full-scope oral and maxillofacial surgery services including orthognathic and TMJ surgery.
Mirian has completed her B.Sc., Hons. Science at York University. She is the founder and president of Smiles Initiative, a non-profit organization dedicated to advocating healthy oral routines and raising funds to assemble and distribute dental kits to vulnerable communities. Mirian has designed and delivered programs ranging from informal workshops to hosting formal events such as the 2017 Annual Dental Health Fair.
Dr. Henri Diederich graduated from the University of Bruxelles. He is the Member of the Dutch socitey for Oral Implantology (DGOI), Member of the British Association for Forensic Odontology (BAFO), Member of the European Association of Dental Implantologists (BDIZ EDI), Member of ICOI (International Congress of Oral Implantologists).
Rosa Tarrago is a primary care dental hygienist with a fixed place in property. Professor of technical superior oral hygiene, author of 15 oral communications, president hides aragon, secretaryfoundationsolidaritydentistry.
James L Ratcliff is Chairman and CEO of Rowpar Pharmaceuticals, Scottsdale, AZ, makers of the CloSYS and DentistsÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ Choice brands of oral care products. He was a Professor and Senior Scientist at the Center for Higher Education at the Pennsylvania State University (1990-2000), Professor of higher education at the Iowa State University (1979-1989), President of Performance Associates Consultants (1976 to present), Associate Professor, Florida Atlantic University (1977-1978) and Assistant Professor, Washington State University (1975-77). He is an author of over two dozen books and over hundred articles and has consulted with universities, research centers and higher education agencies on six continents. He is also a Co-Inventor with Elena Young of a patent application entitled, Ã¢â‚¬Å“Method for prevention and treatment of oral fungal infectionsÃ¢â‚¬Â.
Elena MartÃnez-Sanz is since 2017 Associate Professor in Anatomy and Embryology at Universidad Complutense de Madrid (Madrid, Spain). Currently she also serves as councillor at â€œAssociation of Basis Science Teachers in Dentistryâ€ (ABSTD). She also serves as a vocal member of the committee board at â€œSociedad EspaÃ±ola de EpidemiologÃa y Salud PÃºblica Oralâ€ (SESPO). She has extensive experience in teaching and research in basic sciences in dentistry. Her research interests are in the palate development and cleft palate. Current focus is on different epidemiological factors in cleft palate and the impaired craniofacial growth in cleft patients. She has published 16 scientific papers (ORCID ID: 0000-0002-5492-8459; Scopus Author ID: 15843834100) and is a frequent speaker in national and international scientific meetings. She is also a member of the International Association for Dental Research.
Bouguezzi Adel has completed his dental studies from University of Dentistry of Monastir, specialized in Medicine and Oral Surgery and has a master degree in Biology of Vascular Diseases, a certificate in Advanced Oral Implantology and a certificate in Palliative Oncology. Actually he is Assistant Professor in Medicine and Oral Surgery at the University Dental Clinic of Monastir, Tunisia. He has published many papers in reputed journals and has been serving as an editorial board member of reputed international journals.
Malgorzata Pihut graduated in Faculty of Medicine at the Jagiellonian University in Krakow/Poland. Head of the Consulting Room of Temporomandibular Joints Dysfunction, Jagiellonian University Medical College. Specialist in the field of general dentistry and dental prosthetics conducts training of students and post-graduated in the field of prosthetics, author of over 150 publications, congress reports, and research in national and international journals, specialist in diagnosis and treatment of modern form of functional disorder in the stomatognathic system. Member of the ten national and international scientific societies. The winner of the several prize of Polish Minister of Education.
Dr. Mojdeh Mehdizadeh is an Associated professor of maxillofacial radiology in Isfahan University of medical sciences, Iran. She is a board certified Oral and Maxillofacial Radiologist. Undergraduate DDS in, Isfahan University of medical sciences, Iran in 1995. Specialist in Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology from shahid beheshty medical sciences university Tehran, Iran in 1998. Professional Positions of Mojdeh mehdizadeh Chief, Radiography Research, Isfahan University of medical science, Faculty of dentistry, Isfahan in 2015-till now Research Associate (associated Professor), Department of Radiology, The University of medical science of Isfahan, dental faculty. 1998- Till now Associate Professor, Department of Radiology, The Isfahan University of medical sciences 2012- till now Chairman, of three radiology conferences in Iran, 2012- 2016-2015. She published More than 69 articles in Iranian journals and ISI and PubMed.
MOJDEH MEHDIZADEH(Research Area)
CBCT imaging, Digital imaging, Effects of CBCT on therapeutic decision making, Ultra sound, Ultrasound imaging.