Winner of the 2008 Research Award

Dr. Gaelle Villette
Department of Endodontics
University of Toronto Faculty of Dentistry
124 Edward Street
Toronto, ON M56G 1G6

Dear. Dr. Villette,

Congratulations on your selection as the winner of the Jean-Marie Laurichesse Reseqrch Award. Enclosed is a check for $4000.00 USD from the International Federation of Endodontic Associations(IFEA). The members of IFEA look forward to seeing the results of this research project in the future. If you desire, you can send a summary for publication on the web site.

Sincerely,

Joseph D. Maggio
President-elect IFEA

Dr. J. Craig Baumgartner

Dr. J. Craig Baumgartner

Date of Birth:

Address:

5900 Suncreek Dr.

Lake Oswego OR United States 97201

Phone: 503-494-8962

Fax: 503-494-7931

Email: baumgarc@ohsu.edu

Degrees: BS, DDS, MS, PhD

Current Position: Chairman, Dept. of Endodontoloty & Directory of Advanced Specialty of Endodontics Program

Previous Positions: Chief of Microbiology, US Army Institute of Dental Research Directory of Advanced Specialty of Endodontics Program, Walter Reed Army Mecical Center Associate Professor of Endodontics, University of Maryland Colonel, US Army Dental Corp

Society Memberships: IADR American Association of Endodontists Director American Board of Endodontics

Previous Publications and Speaking Engagements:

  • Research Papers: 70
  • Books:
  • Book Chapters: 8
  • Clinical Articles: 10
  • Major Lectures: 150
  • Local Lectures: 35
  • Continuing Eductation Courses: 50

Speaking Topics:

  1. Treatment of Endodontic Infections
  2. Diagnosis of Pulpal and Periapical Disease
  3. Techniques for Profound Anesthesia
  4. The Latest in Cleaning and Shaping of Root Canals
    Additional topics if available
  5. Disinfection of the Root Canal System
  6. Sinus Tracts, Fistulas, and Gum Boils
  7. Decompress and Trephination
  8. Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Biology of Endodontic Infections

Languages: English

Web Site:

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Dr. Ali Behnia

Dr. Ali Behnia

Date of Birth:

Address:

15005 Shady Grove Road Suite 210

Rockville MD United States 20850

Phone: 1-301-340-9494

Fax: 1-301-340-9348

Email: alibehnia@fallsgroveendo.com

Degrees: DMD, MS

Current Position: Full-time Practitioner / Part-time affiliation with University of Maryland Endo Department

Previous Positions: 1998-2002: Assistant Professor and Director of Predoctoral Endodontics, University of Maryland

Society Memberships: AAE ADA ASFO BMES ADEA

Previous Publications and Speaking Engagements:

  • Research Papers: 4
  • Books:
  • Book Chapters: 1
  • Clinical Articles: 2
  • Major Lectures: 4
  • Local Lectures: 10
  • Continuing Eductation Courses: 4

Speaking Topics:

  1. Perforation Repair
  2. Pain Management
  3. Overview of Endodntoic Treatment
  4. Endodontic Diagnosis

Languages: English

Web Site:

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Dr. Mohamed Fayad

Dr. Mohamed Fayad

Date of Birth:

Address:

55 E Washington St, Suite 1230

Chicago IL United States 60602

Phone: (312) 236-9581

Fax:

Email: mfayad1@uic.edu

Degrees: DDS; MS; PhD

Current Position: Assistant Clinical Professor, Endodontic Dept, Collage Of Dentistry, University Of Illinois At Chicago

Previous Positions:

Society Memberships: AAE, IEA, ADA, CDS, EAE

Previous Publications and Speaking Engagements:

  • Research Papers: 4
  • Books:
  • Book Chapters:
  • Clinical Articles:
  • Major Lectures: 30
  • Local Lectures: 50
  • Continuing Eductation Courses: 30

Speaking Topics:

  1. Problems Solving In Endodontics (Calcifications, Perforation Repairs, Retrieving Of Separated Instruments)
  2. Endodontics In The New Mellinum (Magnification, Ultrasonics, Ni-Ti Instruments
  3. Management Of Immature Teeth With Wide Open Apex (One Step Apexification-An Alternative To Ca(Oh)2 Apexification
  4. Lasers In Dentistry (Endodontics)
  5. Evidence Based Endodontics
    Additional Topics If Available
  6. Local Anaesthetic Failure In Hot Teeth
  7. Problem Solving in Endodontics

Languages: English

Web Site:

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Dr. James Gutmann

Dr. James Gutmann

Date of Birth:

Address:

1416 Spenwick Terrace

Dallas TX United States 75204-5529

Phone: 214-827-5378

Fax: 214-827-4848

Email: jlgutmann@earthlink.net

Degrees: DDS, PhD(hons) FICD, FACD, FADI

Current Position: Private Practice Limited to Endodontics

Previous Positions: Professor & Chair of Endodontics & Graduate Program Director, Baylor College of Dentistry Associate Professor of Endodontics, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery

Society Memberships: AAE ADEA ADA IADR

Previous Publications and Speaking Engagements:

  • Research Papers: 54
  • Books: 3
  • Book Chapters: 21
  • Clinical Articles: 125
  • Major Lectures: 370
  • Local Lectures: 122
  • Continuing Eductation Courses:

Speaking Topics:

  1. Endodontic Surgery – all phases
  2. Endodontic Retreatment – Surgical and nonsurgical
  3. Nonsurgical Endodontic Treatment – all phases
  4. Endodontic & Integrated Treatment Planning
    Additional topics if available
  5. Endodontic-Periodontic Relationships
  6. Restoring Endodontically Treated Teeth
  7. Assessment of Endodontic Outcomes
  8. Applications of New Technology and Success/Failure

Languages: English

Web Site:

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Dr. Gerald Harrington

Dr. Gerald Harrington

Date of Birth:

Address:

3526 N.E. 98th

Seattle WA United States 98115

Phone: 206 543-5044

Fax: 206 616-9085

Email: jetta@u.washington.edu

Degrees: DDS MSD

Current Position: Professor Emeritus, University of Washington

Previous Positions: Chairman, Dept of Endodontics, University of Washington Director, Graduate Progam, University of Washington

Society Memberships: American Association of Endodontists American Dental Association Omicron Kappa Upsilon International college of Dentists American College of Dentists

Previous Publications and Speaking Engagements:

  • Research Papers: 18
  • Books:
  • Book Chapters: 6
  • Clinical Articles: 6
  • Major Lectures: 50
  • Local Lectures: 190
  • Continuing Eductation Courses: 12

Speaking Topics:

  1. Extracanal Invasive Resorption
  2. The Maxillary Sinus: Its Endodontic Implications
  3. The Perio-Endo Question: Differential Diagnosis
  4. Osteosclerosis: Its Implication in Endodontic diagnosis
    Additional topics if available
  5. External Resorption Related to Intracoronal Bleaching
  6. Orthodontic Extrusion

Languages: English

Web Site:

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Dr. Eugene A. Pantera, Jr.

Dr. Eugene A. Pantera, Jr.

Date of Birth:

Address:

University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine 114 Squire Hall

Buffalo NY United States

Phone: 716-829-2320

Fax: 716-829-2484

Email: epantera@buffalo.edu

Degrees: DDS, MS

Current Position: Assistant Dean for Continuing Dental Education, Clinical Associate Professor (Endodontics), University at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, USA

Previous Positions: Associate Professor, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia, USA General Private Practice

Society Memberships: American Dental Association, American Association of Endodontics, American Dental Education Association, International College of Dentists, Mexican Association of Endodontists (Honorary member)

Previous Publications and Speaking Engagements:

  • Research Papers: 16
  • Books: 1
  • Book Chapters: 5
  • Clinical Articles: 5
  • Major Lectures: 16
  • Local Lectures: 30
  • Continuing Eductation Courses: 80

Speaking Topics:

  1. Everyday Endodontics (full day)
  2. Diagnosis of Endodontic Disease (full day)
  3. Molar Endodontics (full day)
  4. Endodontic Problem Solving (full day)
    Additional topics if available
  5. Diagnosis and Treatment of Endodontic and Periodontics Disease
  6. Vertical Condensation of Warmed Gutta-Percha
  7. Rotary Instrumentation
  8. Exxtreme PowerPoint

Languages: English

Web Site:

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