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Dental Hygienist Day

Dr. Sanoop George  - Chairmen of Dental Hygienist Day

Dr.Sanoop George: Graduated from Dr.MGR university of medical sciences in 2000 and continued his post graduate masters study in Endodontics from the college of dental science. Dr.Sanoop has more than a dozen papers published in international journals and lectured in international meetings. He is also a certified Laser safety officer from the University of Bonn, Germany. He is presently working in the Higher colleges of Technology, Sharjah campus and has a good 15 or more years of experience in dentistry.

Prof. Norberto Roveri, Italy

Prof. Norberto Roveri, Italy

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Professor Norberto Roveri was born in Bologna on February 13, 1947. He took his degree in Chemistry at the University of Bologna, where he became Full Professor of General and Inorganic Chemistry in 1990. He is carrying out his teaching and researching activity in the Department of Chemistry "G. Ciamician" of which he was Director from 1998 to 2004. At present he is director of LEBSC, Laboratory of Environmental and Biological Structural Chemistry.

A great part of the research activity of professor Roveri has been devoted to the study of the fibrous proteins especially concerning collagen structure and stability as well as the formation mechanism of the inorganic deposits in biological tissues. The expertise acquired on the biomineralization processes has been utilized to study polymeric matrix as nucleating agents and templates of inorganic crystals of biological and environmental interest. His research activity focuses the design, synthesis and chemical-physic characterization and reactivity of inorganic biomaterials and inorganic-polymeric composites with innovative and potentialities in orthopedy, odontoiatry maxillofacial and cardiovascular surgery. The biomimetic, nanotecnological and supramolecular approaches characterize his research activity that at present is devoted to surface activity of inorganic nanocrystals able to release biologically active molecules with controlled cinetic and interact selectively in biological environment.

Lecture: Biomimetic Hydroxyapatite Microcrystals for Oral Care

Dr. Rasha Ahmed, UAE

Dr. Rasha Ahmed, UAE
Prosthodontics MClinDent, UK

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Dr Rasha is a specialist prosthodontist graduated from University of Khartoum Sudan College of dentistry in 2002 then pursued her postgraduate studies in UK and received her MCLINDENT Master of clinical dentistry prosthodontics from Kings College University of London in 2011. She have a private practice experience for more than 12 years Now Based in Dubai UAE,she lectured nationally and internationally in many subjects with interest on minimally invasive dentistry.

Lecture: Prevention is in the future

Dr. Franka Baranovic-Huber, Switzerland

Dr. Franka Baranovic-Huber, Switzerland

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Dr. Franka, collaborates with the Curaden Healthcare company based in Italy as responsible for iTOP (individually Trained Orall Prophylaxis) seminar conduction in many Italian universities of dental medicine and hygiene. Led iTOP seminars for dental medicine and dental hygiene students in the following universities: Unversita degli Studi di Pisa and Universita degli Studi di Sienea (2011, 2012 and 2013), Università degli Studi del Molise, sede di Isernia (January 2013), Università Sapienza sede di Terracina (January 2013), Università di Ancona (March 2013), Università Claudiana, Bolzano (April 2013), Università degli Studi di Firenze (April 2013), Università degli Studi di Bari (June 2013), Università di Roma Tor Vergata (November 2013), Seconda Università degli Studi di Napoli (June 2012), Università degli Studi di Foggia (November 2012), Università dell’Insubria di Varese (Feb. and May 2010). Led iTOP seminars for dental professionals in Lamezia Terme (October 2013), Bari (June 2013), Lecce (May 2013), Caserta (June 2012), Varese (July 2011) and Bologna (October 2011).

Lecture: Individually trained oral prophylaxis – iTOP
Workshop: Individually trained oral prophylaxis – iTOP

Dr. Samar Mashabi, Saudi Arabia

Dr. Samar Mashabi, Saudi Arabia

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Dr Samar Mashabi graduated from King Abdulaziz University School of Dentistry, Saudi Arabia, with A Bachelor of Science in Dentistry in 1999. She was awarded a Doctor of Science in Dental Public Health, from Boston University Henry M Goldman School of Dental Medicine in 2009.

Her interests are Oral Health Prevention Programs and Epidemiology of Oral Diseases. Since her graduation from Boston University, she became the Director of School and Public Dental Health Programs in the Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, at the National Guard Health Affairs in the Western Region of Saudi Arabia.

Lecture: Breakthrough Strategies for Preventing Early Childhood Caries

Prof. Mary Rose Pincelli Boglione, Italy

Mary Rose Pincelli Boglione, Italy

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Mary Rose Pincelli Boglione is a graduate of Forsyth School of Dental Hygiene in Boston, Mass. USA.
Currently she is working in a private clinical periodontal practice in Florence, Italy and is an Associate Professor having taught clinical dental hygiene for ten years at the University of Boglogna, Italy. Mary Rose Pincelli Boglione has had the opportunity to be visiting professor at the Forsyth School of Dental Hygiene and at Karsltad University in Karlstad, Sweden.
Mary Rose is also a consultant for an Italian pharmaceutical company regarding dental hygiene products and marketing. As very active member of the Italian Dental Hygienist Association and delegate of the International Federation of Dental Hygienists she contributed a lot to the Dental Hygiene society. This year Mary Rose has been elected as treasurer too the IFDH and in 2010 was the recipient of the prestigious Esther M. Wilkins Alumnia Award.

Lecture: Is Our Diet Influencing Our Oral Health - Are we what we Eat?
Hands on Course: Use of the Miniturized Instruments in Non Surgical Periodontal Therapy and How Polishing Will Brighten the Smile

Ms. Victoria Wilson, UAE

Ms. Victoria Wilson, UAE

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Victoria Wilson qualified from the Eastman Dental Hospital in 2003 as a Dental Hygiene Therapist. She began her career in the NHS & private sector, working predominantly in the Uk at Bow Lane Dental and Dawood and Tanner.

To date Victoria has published peer reviewed articles and currently holds the position of Website Officer for the BADT.

Victoria currently lives in Dubai working as a Dental Hygienist at Dr. Roze & Associates Dental Clinic, and is the founder of the first official Dental Hygiene Society in the Middle East under the Emirates Medical Association.  She is the editor for Hygiene Tribune Middle East and KOL for Philips Oral Health Middle East. She continues to lecture to colleagues and other health professionals, with a multidisciplinary focused approach, creating further awareness accessible to other professionals and the public.

Aside from Victoria’s dental background she’s worked extensively commercially, corporately and independently in TV & film.

Lecture: Periodontal Disease and Diabetes - a Multidisciplinary Approach

Mr. Rune Ørts, Optometrist, Denmark

Mr. Rune Ørts, Optometrist, Denmark

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Doctor in Optometry, Denmark 1986.
Contact Lens License at the University of Optometry, Copenhagen. Denmark 1987-89. University of New South Wales, Sydney 1995/ 97. (Masters)
MSc course at University of Manchester UK (UMIST) 2000/ 02.

Practical Experience:
Lecture at the Danish Optometry University Copenhagen. Lecture at University in Sydney, Australian.
Manager in Synoptik for 5-14 employees.
Speaker and consultant since 2003.
Specialized in magnification and loupes since 2002. Managing Director in BodyVision since 2010.

Lecture: Magnification and ergonomics

Dr. Ninette Bandy

Dr. Ninette Bandy

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Dental Specialist at Elyzee Day Surgery Medical Center
Previously was the Head of Dental Services in AHS-SEHA
Is the co-Director for the AAID MaxiCourse, UAE
Academic Fellow of AAID
Education Delegate for ITI Middle East Section
Diplomat of ICOI
Fellow of ICD
Organizes and Conducts CME for Dentists & Dental Auxiliaries Nationally and Internationally

Lecture: The Role of Dental Hygienist in Implant Maintenance


Friday / 13 November 2015 HANDS-ON COURSE
09:00 - 17:30 Dr. Franka Baranovic–Huber, Switzerland Individually trained oral prophylaxis – iTOP

Saturday / 14 November 2015 DENTAL HYGIENIST DAY
09:00 - 09:35 Mary Rose Pincelli Boglione, Italy Is our Diet Influencing our Oral Health - Are we What we Eat?
09:35 - 10:10 Dr. Ninette Bandy The Role of Dental Hygienist in Implant Maintenance
10:10 - 10:45 Dr. Franka Baranovic-Huber, Switzerland Individually Trained Oral Prophylaxis – iTOP
10:45 - 11:05 Meet the Sponsors, Coffee Break
11:05 - 11:40 Ms. Victoria Wilson, UAE Periodontal Disease and Diabetes - a Multidisciplinary Approach
11:40 - 12:15 Prof. Norberto Roveri, Italy Biomimetic Hydroxyapatite Microcrystals for Oral Care
12:15 - 12:30 Panel Discussion
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch, Meet the Sponsors
13:30 - 14:05 Dr. Rasha Ahmed, UAE Prevention is in the Future
14:05 - 14:40 Dr. Samar Mashabi, Saudi Arabia Breakthrough Strategies for Preventing Early Childhood Caries
14:40 - 15:15 Mr. Rune Ørts, Denmark Magnification and Ergonomics
15:15 - 15:45 Panel Discussion

Saturday / 14 November 2015 HANDS-ON COURSE
16:30 - 19:30 Mary Rose Pincelli Boglione, Italy The Use Of the Miniturized Instruments In Non Surgical Periodontal Therapy And How Polishing Will Brighten The Smile - (Periodontal Instrumentation)

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