Prof. Lawrence Gettleman, B.A., DMD, MSD
School of Dentistry
Department of Prosthodontics & Biomaterials, University of Louisville,
Lawrence Gettleman currently works as a professor at the School of Dentistry, University of Louisville. Lawrence does research in Dentistry, Prosthodontics and Material and Methods. Their current project is 'Elastomers in dental prosthetics'.
Prof. Edda Tobiasch Ph.D,
Department of Natural Sciences
Bonn-Rhine-Sieg University of Applied Sciences
Edda Tobiasch, professor, PhD graduated in biology from the Technical University Kaiserslautern, Germany. She worked at the German Cancer Research Center in Heidelberg, the Research Center Karlsruhe, and the University of Heidelberg. She was Instructor at Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA and is now professor of the Department of Natural Sciences, Bonn-Rhine-Sieg University of Applied Science where she teaches Cell Culture, Molecular Genetics and Virology. She has many presentations, papers, patents and more than 150 posters to her credit. She was awarded for "Outstanding Scientific Research" at the DKFZ, as "External Expert and Internal Expert, Foreign Member of the Ph.D. School" and “visiting professor” at the University Palermo, Italy. She is a member of the Steering Committee of the Stem Cell Network North Rhine Westphalia. Dr. Tobiasch leadership Includes being a referee for a variety of different journal and funding agency in Europe and worldwide.
Assoc. Prof. Emre MUMCU: DDS; PhD
Eskisehir Osmangazi University Faculty of Dentistry
Dept. of Prosthodontics, Meselik Campus, Eskisehir, Türkiye.
I graduated from Eskisehir Anatolian High School and Istanbul University School of Dentistry in the years 1993 and 1998, repectively. I got my PhD degree with the dissertation titled as "Electromyographic Assesment of the effects of Stabilization and Anterior Repositioning Splints on Masticatory Muscles in Disc Displacements with Reduction Therapies” from Istanbul University Faculty of Dentistry Department of Prosthodontics. I completed mymilitary service from 2007-2008 at Gulhane Military Medical Academy of Dental Sciences Center located in Ankara.In 2012, I moved to Eskisehir starting as a faculty member at Eskişehir Osmangazi University School of Dentistry. Some of my administrative services at my current instutition since 2012 are listed below as follows:
Coordinator of Education at School of Dentistry (2012-2013)
Vice Chair for Clinical Sciences (2012-2013)
Vice-Dean of School of Dentistry (2012-2013)
Chief of Department of Prosthodontics (2012- Present)
Chien Hai Li, D.D.S., M.Sc.
Chuan Sheng Dental Clinic, Taiwan
2000 Graduated from China Medical College in Taiwan (D.D.S.)
2004 Director of Chuan Sheng Dental Clinic
2011 Graduated from Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany(M.Sc.)
2013 Published paper on IJOMS
2017 Published paper on JDOB
Li C.H., Chou C.T., Bone sparing implant removal without trephine via internal separation of the titanium body with a carbide bur. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2014 Feb;43(2):248-50.
Chienhai Li., Immediate Implant Supported Full-Arch Restorations Fabricated with an Intraoral Welding Technique in Taiwan Patients with Intact Opposite Dentition-Case Series. Journal of Dentistry and Oral Biology 2017, Volume 2, Issue 11, Article 1070
Andreja Carek, DMD, MSc, PhD
Specialist in Prosthodontics
Department of Fixed Prosthodontics
University of Zagreb
School of Dental Medicine
Asst. Professor Andreja Carek was born in Zagreb, Croatia. After elementary and high school she started with School of Dental Medicine in Zagreb 1997. She graduated from the School of Dental Medicine in 2002. 2003. she passed the state exam and obtained a license for independent work. In 2003 she started to work at Dpt. of Prosthodontics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb and 2004. she began to specialize in prosthodontics. After receiving her Master of Science degree in 2005 she finalized specialization in prosthodontics in 2007. She finished PhD in 2009, and attended postgraduate course I category "Art of medical education." The course was organized by the Croatian Society for Medical Education and the Institute of Educational Technology, School of Medicine, University of Zagreb (2009). Same year became a senior assistant at the Department of Prosthodontics of the School of Dental Medicine in Zagreb. Since 2012., Andreja Carek is assistant professor and has been a course instructor in the "Planning of fixed prosthetics therapy and diagnostic approach in aesthetic zone" and course associate instructor in the"Advanced Preparation Techniques in Fixed Prosthodontics" further education program at the Zagreb Dental School. She is head of the course "Metals and alloys as biomaterials" within the postgraduate doctoral study of dental medicine and head of the course "Treatment planning of fixed prosthetics and diagnostic approach in the aesthetic zone" within the postgraduate specialist dental medicine study.
She is a lecturer and training course instructor (KOL) for 3M and an associate on a great deal of dental trainings and courses organized by the School of Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb and the Croatian Dental Chamber. She is actively participating in numerous national and international scientic and professional conferences and courses, and holds the position of secretary of the Croatian Prosthetic Society. She is member of the board of local office of Croatian Medical Association and member of the European Society of Prosthodontics (EPA), Croatian Society of Dental Implantology, Croatian Society for Materials and Tribology, the International Society for research in dental medicine (IADR), Global Institute for Dental Education, International College of Prosthodontists (ICP) and the Croatian Dental Chamber.
Dr. Latifa El-Banna
BDS, MSc, PhD in prosthodontics
Consultant Prosthodontist at
ALZAHRAA University Hospital
Dr. Latifa is graduated from the Faculty of Oral & Dental Medicine (FODM), Cairo University in 2001. She joined the prosthodontic department of Alzahraa university hospital – AlAzhar University in Egypt from 2002 until Now. She also worked as lecturer assistant at Miser University for science and Technology. Latifa received her Master Degree in prosthodontics From AlAzhar university in 2009 and she accredited it from Educational Credential Evaluators, Inc.at USA .Currently she finished her PhD Thesis and still pursuing her degree fulfillment .She is a member of AACD as well as AAID and DSD certified member. She was a speaker in FDI dental Congress 2016 at Poland as well as at 24th world Congress in dentistry and Oral health 2017 at London and 2nd International conference on Restorative Dentistry and Prosthodontics 2017 at Canada as well as invited to many others international conferences and invited to be editorial board member for many international Journals. She is considered a Pioneer in refining and implementing the unique Reverse Engineering Concept in digital dentistry (Hassab concept). Also she is interested in CAD/CAM Technology based restorations with special interest in Color And Implant supported restorations .She had her own private clinic and Studio in Cairo in which she treats cases in cooperation with many International Smile designers and technicians.