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Prof. Izzet Yavuz

Assoc. Prof. Dr.
Pediatric Dentistry

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I am an Assoc. Prof. Dr. of Pediatric Dentistry in the Dentistry Faculty of Dicle University in Diyarbakır, Turkey. I am specializing on pediatric dentistry treatments, 3D Cone Beam Dental Volumetric Tomography, ectodermal dysplasia, the effect of magnetic field to the teeth, microleakage, and trauma on dental roots. I have many papers that have been published in international and national journals and presented in international and national meetings. I?m head of Ectodermal Dysplasia Group ? Turkey ( http://www.ektodermaldisplazi.com/ ), this Group members working as a voluntarily for help to the people who has ectodermal displasia genetical disorders, and collect information for researchers who is interesting. Managership; I have been worked as a head Doctor of the Dicle University Faculty of Dentistry, 10/December/2007 ? 11/September/2009. In Netherlands: ED09 Conference (International Conference on the multidisciplinary management of ectodermal dysplasia and severe hypodontia) also attend to the International Ectodermal Dysplasia Group Leaders Meeting as representative to the Ectodermal Dysplasia Group-Turkey. I?m owner, Editor-in-Chief and General Director of the Journal of International Dental and Medical Research ( http://www.ektodermaldisplazi.com/journal.htm ). The electronic Journal of International Dental and Medical Research, a journal of the Ectodermal Dysplasia Group-Turkey, is published 3 times per year and has reached its 3rd publication year. I?m Editor-in-Chief and General Director of the Dental Journal of Dicle (http://dishek.dicle.edu.tr/dergi/dergi.htm ) published 2 times per year. I have an academic and clinical background for clinical and theoretical teaching program for undergraduate and postgraduate students. I have previous experience in teaching and providing dental care in university hospital also research subjects. I have been in Canada Toronto University, Faculty of Dentistry, Discipline of Paediatric Dentistry, as visitor professor betwen September 2002 ? March 2003, for nine months. During this period involving to the observations to the undergraduate and graduate clinics also attending to the seminars and lectures, both undergraduate and graduate levels. In addition involved some research with Paediatric dentistry Professors, and presented a poster at Toronto University Faculty of Dentistry?s annual research day which took place on February 25, 2003. I have gone COSTI Imigrant Services Corvetti Education Centre. Successfully completed the part-time Continuing Education Evening Program ?Pre-Advanced Grammar in Conversation? January 6, 2003 to February 27, 2003. I have got a certificate from ?Imaging Sciences International Education Department PA USA?, about Operations Training on the I-Cat Cone Beam 3d Dental Imaging System Date; 29 July 2008. I have been in Belgium for Workshop on the GC Operatory Productline at GC EUROPE, in Leuven, BELGIUM, betwen 4-5 May 2009. Scientific activities; I have 32 international article publications, and 22 national article publications, also 31 oral and poster presentation in international congress and workshop and 10 oral and poster presentation in national congress and workshop. I have given teorical Lessons: bettwen 1999 and 2010, Practices Lessons: bettwen 1999 and 2010, lecture, course, and seminar: 9

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