Prof Walid Nehme (DDS, MSc, DEA, FICD) is Head of the Endodontic department of Saint Joseph University of Beirut, Lebanon where he received his DDS (1988) and MSc (1994). His academic activities lie within the field of undergraduate and postgraduate endodontic education and emphasize clinical training and conduction and surveillance of research projects.
Prof Nehme has published scientific, and clinical articles in peer-reviewed journals nationally and internationally on subjects including Root canal anatomy, instrumentation techniques, NiTi files, Irrigation procedures, obturation, and retreatment. He is an international member of the American Association of Endodontists (AAE). He is A council member at the Asia Pacific Endodontic Confederation (APEC). He served as President of the Lebanese Society of Endodontology (LSE). He is a founder member and former president of the Arab Endodontic Society (AES).
He is an analyst and opinion leader for clinical trials for endodontic manufacturers and has contributed to the elaboration of new files and devices in endodontics. He runs postgraduate endodontic courses and hands-on in the Middle East, Africa and Europe, and Canada. He works in a referral-based practice limited to endodontics in Beirut, Lebanon, and Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.