Senior Dental Leaders Alumni

Dr Carol Gomez Summerhays DDS
USA
SDL-10 (2016)
President, American Dental Association
Dr Husna Abbas
Malaysia
SDL-4 (2010)
Director of Oral Health Promotion, Regulation and Practice, MOH
Dr Irene Adyatmaka
Indonesia
SDL-8 (2014)
Dr Salahudeen Al Bulushi
Oman
SDL-6 (2012)
Director of Dental and Oral Health, Ministry of Health
Dr. Ghanim Al Mannai
Qatar
SDL-9 (2015)
Assistant Chairman, Section Head, Endodontics Consultant
Dr Maha Al Sarheed
Saudi Arabia
SDL-4 (2010)
Dr Mohammed Abdullah Al-Rafee
Saudi Arabia
SDL-1 (2007)
General Director of Dentistry & Consultant Prosthodontist, Ministry of Health
Dr Maryam Alfarhan
Saudi Arabia
SDL-5 (2011)
Senior Consultant in Dental Public Health and Director of Oral Health Services, National Guard Health Afaires
Professor Don Altman
USA
SDL-9 (2015)
Professor and Dean, College of Graduate Health Studies, A.T. Still University
Dr Severine Nyerembe Anthony
Tanzania
SDL-8 (2014)
Restorative Dentistry Specialist & Lecturer School of Dentistry MUHAS, Tanzania.
Dr Peter Arrow
Australia
SDL-10 (2016)
Senior Lecturer, University of Adelaide
Katie Ayers
New Zealand
SDL-9 (2015)
Paediatric Dentist
Adang Bachtiar
Indonesia
SDL-9 (2015)
President of the Indonesian Public Health Association (IPHA)
Dr Yuxing Bai
China
SDL-5 (2011)
Vice Dean, School of Stomatology, Capital Medical University, China
Prof Musa Bajali
Palestine
SDL-5 (2011)
SDL-2 (2008)
Dean of the Al-Quds Faculty of Dentistry
Professor Zaid Baqain
Jordan
SDL-9 (2015)
Dean, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Jordan
Dr Julie Ann Barker
Australia
SDL-11 (2017)
Past President of the Australian Dental and Oral Health Therapists’ Association
Dr Conrado Barzaga
USA
SDL-8 (2014)
NGO and Public Health Executive
Dr Fiona Blinkhorn
Australia
SDL-5 (2011)
Program Convenor for Graduate Diploma in Dental Therapy, University of Newcastle, NSW
Dr Marcelo Bönecker
Brazil
SDL-1 (2007)
Professor and Chair Department of Paediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of Sao Paulo
Prof Angus Cameron
Australia
SDL-1 (2007)
Head of Paediatric Dentistry, Westmead Hospital and the University of Sydney
Dr Peter Carlsson
Sweden
SDL-1 (2007)
Harman Chahal
UK
SDL-11 (2017)
General dental practitioner currently working in a NHS and private practice
Dr Jihua Chen
China
SDL-11 (2017)
Dean of School of Stomatology, Fourth Military Medical University
Annie Chen-Green
New Zealand
SDL-5 (2011)
Director of Belfast North MEDIQUAL Doctors, Chair and Medical Director of One-2-One Charitable Trust, GCDFund Cambodia Medical Director
Dr. Tepirou CHHER
Cambodia
SDL-9 (2015)
Chief of the Oral Health Bureau Preventive Medicine Department, Ministry of Health
Mr Elastus Chonde
Zambia
SDL-6 (2012)
Voluntary Director of Dental Services, Mission Medic-Air; and Dental Therapist, Mobile Dental Services
Dr Chun Hung Chu
China
SDL-5 (2011)
Clinical Associate Professor, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong
Dr Wayne W. Cottam
USA
SDL-3 (2009)
Associate Dean, Arizona Dental School, A.T Still University
Dr Neil Croucher
New Zealand
SDL-6 (2012)
Clinical Director of Oral Health Services, Northland District Health Board
Dr Jaime Cury
Brazil
SDL-1 (2007)
University of Campinas
Dr S G Damle
India
SDL-10 (2016)
Professor Paediatric Dentistry, Maharishi & Markandeshwar University
Dr Sopie Dartevelle
France
SDL-10 (2016)
President of the French Union for Oral Health
Dr Javier de la Fuente Hermandez
Mexico
SDL-2 (2008)
Dean of Dental School, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
Dean ARTURO P DE LEON
Philippines
SDL-8 (2014)
Past President, Philippine Dental Association and Dean of the College of Dentistry, Our Lady of Fatima University, Philippines
Dean Arturo P. De Leon
Philippines
SDL-2 (2008)
President of the South East Asian Association for Dental Education
Prof Johann De Vries
Australia
SDL-3 (2009)
Dean, School of Dentistry, Adelaide University
Professor Johann de Vries
Qatar
Chairman of Dentistry, Hamad Medical Corporation
Mr Neal Demby
USA
SDL-8 (2014)
Senior Vice President, Luteran Healh Care
DRA Laura Maria Diaz Guzman
Mexico
SDL-8 (2014)
Chairman of the Department of Diagnosis and Oral Medicine, Universidad De La Salle Bajío, School of Dentistry, León
Dr Jack Dillenberg
USA
SDL-2 (2008)
Dean, Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health (ASDOH)
Dr R. Bruce Donoff
USA
SDL-7 (2013)
SDL-6 (2012)
SDL-2 (2008)
Dean of Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Co-Director of SDL Programme
Dr Callum Durward
Cambodia
SDL-2 (2008)
Dean, Faculty of Dentistry, International University, Cambodia
Professor J E Gallagher
UK
SDL-9 (2015)
Head of Population and Patient Health,Professor of Oral Health Strategy, Honorary Consultant in Dental Public Health
Dr Jamie Edelson
Mexico
SDL-7 (2013)
Chair of the Fundación ADM, Mexican Dental Association Foundation
Dr Burton Edelstein
USA
SDL-1 (2007)
Professor - Columbia University
Dr Shan Ellahi
UK
SDL-4 (2010)
Patient Safety Consultant, Ealing and Harrow Community Services
Prof A.R.M. Essop
South Africa
SDL-2 (2008)
Head of School / CEO of Dental Hospital, Wits University / Gauteng Department of Health
Dr Allen Finkelstein
USA
SDL-4 (2010)
Chief Executive Officer Bedford HealthCare Solutions
Dr Pauline Ford
Australia
SDL-8 (2014)
Academic, School of Dentistry, The University of Queensland
Dr Xia Gang
China
SDL-3 (2009)
Director, Division of Oral Health, Department of Disease Prevention and Control, Ministry of Health
Dr Gerard Gavin
Ireland
SDL-8 (2014)
Chief Dental Officer, DeCare Dental
Dr. Alma Godinez
Mexico
SDL-9 (2015)
ADM Foundation Board Member
Professor Sonia Groisman
Brazil
Federal University of Rio De Janeiro
Prof Tshepo Gugushe
South Africa
SDL-3 (2009)
Director of the School of Oral Health Sciences
Dr Earl Ernest Guile
Saudi Arabia
SDL-1 (2007)
Head, Preventative Dental Services, ARAMCO
Dr. Hassan Halawany
Saudi Arabia
SDL-3 (2009)
Chairman, Dental Caries Research Chair; Assistant Professor, Department of Periodontics and Community Dentistry, College of Dentistry, King Saud University.
Dr Christopher Gordon Halliday
USA
SDL-8 (2014)
Dean of Missouri School of Dentistry and Oral Health
Dr Ahmad Hamdan
Jordan
SDL-4 (2010)
Associate Professor in Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Jordan
Dr Tony Hashemian
USA
SDL-5 (2011)
Assistant Dean for Global Oral Health at the A.T. Still University, Arizona
Tony Hashemian
USA
SDL-9 (2015)
Associate Dean for Global Oral Health - Promoting Innovation & Social Entrepreneurship
Dr Melanie Hayes
Australia
SDL-11 (2017)
Senior Lecturer at the University of Melbourne
Dr Patrick Hescot
France
SDL-9 (2015)
President-Elect of FDI World Dental Federation
Dr Sally Hibbert
Australia
SDL-7 (2013)
Paediatric Dentistry
Dr Yi Hong
China
SDL-8 (2014)
Director, Topchoice Group Founder, Eyar
Dr Fu Hongyu
China
SDL-8 (2014)
Vice Dean of School & Hospital of Stomatology Wuhan University
Dr Judith Husband
UK
SDL-10 (2016)
Chair Education Ethics and the Dental Team Working Group British Dental Association Principal Executive Committee Bullingdon Community Prison Dental Care Provider
Dr Fighan Jalal Hussein
Iraq
SDL-7 (2013)
Paedodontic, Orthodontic and Preventive Dentistry, Hawler Medical University
Dr. Muhumuza Ibra
UK
SDL-9 (2015)
Dean of the School of Dentistry, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Rwanda
Dr Duygu Ilhan
Turkey
SDL-7 (2013)
Vice-coordinator of FDI 2013 Istanbul Congress
Dr. Rachel J. A Mhaville
Tanzania
SDL-9 (2015)
Head Dental Department, Muhimbili National Hospital
Dr Ashwin Jawdekar
India
SDL-7 (2013)
Professor and Head of Paediatric Dentistry, MGM Dental College & Hospital
Dr Tony Jenner
UK
SDL-1 (2007)
Deputy Chief Dental Officer & Head of Oral Health Policy, Department of Health
Dr Yong Jiang
China
SDL-5 (2011)
Director, Education Administration Office, Peking University School of Stomatology
Dr Liu Jiangqian
China
SDL-10 (2016)
Medical Director, ARRAIL Dental Group China
Dr Sutha Jienmaneechotchai
Thailand
SDL-8 (2014)
Department of Health, Ministry of Public Health
Dr Fernando Jong
Timor Leste
SDL-5 (2011)
Department of Oral Health, MoH Timor Leste
Patricia Juárez
Mexico
SDL-10 (2016)
Board member and Programme Coordinator of the ADM Foundation
Professor Rahimah Abdul Kadir
Malaysia
SDL-3 (2009)
Founding Dean, Faculty of Dentistry Lincoln University College Malaysia; Chairman, Alliance for A Cavity Free Future (ACFF) – Malaysia Chapter; Founder & Past President, Malaysian Association of Dental Public Health Specialists
Prof Febronia Kokulengya Kahabuka
Tanzania
SDL-3 (2009)
Associate Dean, School of Dentistry, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences (MUHAS)
Dr Daniel J. Kane
USA
SDL-11 (2017)
AEPD Program Director, NYU Lutheran
Dr Ben Keith
Australia
SDL-5 (2011)
La Trobe University
Dr Arthur Kemoli M
Kenya
SDL-8 (2014)
Chairman, Paediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics, University of Nairobi
Assoc Prof Thongnard Kumchai
Thailand
SDL-7 (2013)
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry
Mr Gelson Kuweruza
Malawi
SDL-6 (2012)
Senior Dental Officer, Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital
Dr Hyewon Lee
USA
SDL-7 (2013)
GCDFund Consultant for Strategic Health Communication
Prof Bakari Salim Lembariti
Tanzania
SDL-2 (2008)
Professor, School of Dentistry, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences
Prof Tie-Jun Li
China
SDL-2 (2008)
Vice Dean / Professor in Oral Pathology, Peking University School of Stomatology
Dr Ting Li
China
SDL-10 (2016)
Secretary General of Academy committee in BYBO Dental Group
Dr Martin Lieberman
USA
SDL-11 (2017)
Vice President, Graduate Dental Education NYU Lutheran Department of Dental Medicine
Dr. Zhu Liya
China
SDL-9 (2015)
Vice President & Medical Director of BYBO Dental
Dr Nazik M Nurelhuda
Sudan
SDL-8 (2014)
Assistant Professor of Dental Public Health at the University of Khartoum Sudan
Prof Lameck Mabelya
Tanzania
SDL-4 (2010)
Dean of MUHAS [sadly died March 2012]
Tim Mackay
New Zealand
SDL-5 (2011)
Director for Oral Health Services, Southern District Health Board
Dr Kerry Maguire
USA
SDL-7 (2013)
Associate Clinical Investigator, Forsyth Institute
Dr Leenu Raju Maimanuku
Fiji
SDL-7 (2013)
Head of Dental School, Fiji National University
Dr Fiona Makoni
Zimbabwe
SDL-6 (2012)
Chairperson – Dentistry, University of Zimbabwe
Miss Jennifer Miller
Australia
School of Dentistry, University of Adelaide
Dr Ruben Moran
Mexico
SDL-1 (2007)
Director, Mexican Dental Association
Professor Mike Morgan
Australia
SDL-11 (2017)
Chairman, Population Oral Health, Melbourne Dental School, University of Melbourne and Head of School
Dr Emeria Mugonzibwa-Mwanga
Tanzania
SDL-6 (2012)
Lecturer and Head, Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences
Dr Elifuraha Mumghamba
Tanzania
SDL-5 (2011)
Dean, School of Dentistry, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences (MUHAS)
Dr Itone Muteba
Zambia
SDL-6 (2012)
Chief Dental Officer, Zambia
Dr Tumaini Simon Ndekero
Tanzania
SDL-11 (2017)
Lecturer, Department of Restorative Dentistry and Dental Manager at the Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Tanzania
Dr Mbulaheni S. Nemutandani
South Africa
SDL-11 (2017)
Head /CEO,School of Oral Health Sciences, University of Witwatersrand, South Africa
Dr Richard Niederman
USA
SDL-6 (2012)
Senior Member of Staff, Director, Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry
Dr Passiri Nisalak
Thailand
SDL-5 (2011)
Vice President for Administration and University Council Secretary at Mahidol University, Faculty of Dentistry
Dr Brian Novy
USA
SDL-11 (2017)
President, DentaQuest Oral Health Center
Dr David Okuji
USA
SDL-10 (2016)
Associate Director-Extramural Residency Training, NYU Lutheran Medical Center of Dental Medicine
Seiko Ono
China
SDL-10 (2016)
SanYe Children’s Clinic Group Chairman
Dr Carol Onyango
Germany
SDL-7 (2013)
Clinician, Schweinfurt
Prof Yusuf Osman
South Africa
SDL-6 (2012)
Dean of Dental Faculty, Western Cape University
Sira Owibingire
Tanzania
SDL-10 (2016)
Associate Dean, School of Dentistry, Muhimbili University of Health
Prof Hari Parkash
India
SDL-1 (2007)
Director – General, I.T.S Group of Dental Institutions, Ghaziabad (U.P.) INDIA and Former Director, National Oral Health Care Programme, Govt. of India
Dr Jilen Patel
Australia
SDL-10 (2016)
Senior Dental Officer & Director - Kimberley Dental Team, Registrar - Paediatric Dentistry, Princess Margaret Hospital
Prof Christopher Peck
Australia
SDL-4 (2010)
Dean, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Sydney
Mr Enock Phale
Malawi
SDL-6 (2012)
Senior Dental Officer
Prof Prathip Phantumvanit
Thailand
SDL-3 (2009)
Founder - Dean Emeritus, Faculty of Dentistry, Thammasat University
Claire Phelan
Australia
SDL-4 (2010)
Senior Policy Analyst, Centre for Oral Health Strategy NSW
Dr Suchit Poolthong
Thailand
SDL-8 (2014)
Dean, Faculty of Dentistry, Chulalongkorn University
Dr Samuel Prophete
Haiti
SDL-7 (2013)
Dean of Haiti Dental School
Dr. Man Qin
China
SDL-9 (2015)
Chair of the Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Peking University
Professor Francisco Ramos-Gomez, DDS., MS., MPH.
USA
SDL-2 (2008)
Professor in the Section of Pediatric Dentistry at the University of California, Los Angeles; joint appointment with the UCSF School of Dentistry.
Dr Sarah Raphael
Australia
SDL-11 (2017)
Specialist Paediatric Dentist
Dr Lindsey A. Robinson
USA
SDL-11 (2017)
Past president of the California Society of Pediatric Dentistry and the California Dental Association
Dr Martha Rojas
Mexico
SDL-11 (2017)
President of the State of Mexico Dental Association
Dr Wen-Sheng Rong
China
SDL-7 (2013)
SDL-1 (2007)
Director of Oral Health Promotion, Chinese Stomatological Association (C.S.A.)
Dr Vian Omar Majeed Salayi
Iraq
SDL-7 (2013)
Lecturer, Hawler Medical University
Dr Hemn Sarmamy
Iraq
SDL-7 (2013)
Pedodontist, Hawler Medical University
Dr Nalumino Sayela
Zambia
SDL-7 (2013)
Dental Training School, Principal
Dr Ahadiel Raphael Senkoro
Tanzania
SDL-1 (2007)
Chief Dental Officer, Ministry of Health
Mr Ahadiel Senkoro
Tanzania
SDL-7 (2013)
Chief Dental Officer, Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, Tanzania
Leonie Short
Australia
Associate Professor
Dr Joan Yee Show Lal
Fiji
SDL-8 (2014)
Program Manager, Dental Department, Ministry of Health
Dr Elison Simon
Tanzania
SDL-7 (2013)
Dean School of Dentistry Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences (Dar es Salaam)
Dr Hak Sithan
Cambodia
SDL-7 (2013)
Chief Oral Health Office, PMDept, MoH
Dr Aloungnadeth Sitthiphanh
Laos
SDL-5 (2011)
Vice President for Administrative Affairs, University of Health Sciences
Dr Shanti Sivaneswaran
Australia
SDL-6 (2012)
Principal Advisor, Ministry of Health; Senior Lecturer, University of Sydney
Dr Johan Smit
South Africa
SDL-1 (2007)
Chief Dental Officer, National Oral Health Directorate
Dr. Lenard Smith
Canada
President of LBSMITH PROFESSIONAL CORP Pediatric Dentistry by the Alberta Dntal Association and College
Dr. Patcharwan Srisilapanan
Thailand
SDL-9 (2015)
Director, Center of Excellence in Dental Public Health, Chiang Mai University
Prof Adam Stabholz
Israel
SDL-2 (2008)
Dean of the School of Dental Medicine, Hebrew University-Hadassah
Dr Jing Su
China
Administrator & Dentist
Dr Jing Su
China
SDL-8 (2014)
Administrator & Dentist
Dr. Mohammed Sultan Al-Darwish
Qatar
SDL-9 (2015)
Prosthodontist & Dental Public Health at Department of Dentistry, Al-Wakra Hospital, Hamad Medical Corporation
Dr Angella Doris Tahani
Solomon Islands
SDL-6 (2012)
Principal Dental Officer, Honiara City Council
Prof Yousef Talic
Saudi Arabia
SDL-3 (2009)
President, Saudi Dental Society
Dr Ellison Vane
Solomon Islands
SDL-6 (2012)
Director of Dental Services, Solomon Islands
Dr Heriberto Vera Hermosillo
Mexico
SDL-6 (2012)
Former Chief Dental Officer
Prof (Dr) Mahesh Verma
India
SDL-7 (2013)
SDL-3 (2009)
SDL-2 (2008)
Director–Principal, Maulana Azad Institute of Dental Sciences, New Delhi, India
Dr Roberto Vianna
Brazil
SDL-5 (2011)
Dr Nawarat Wara-aswapati Charoen
Thailand
SDL-4 (2010)
Dean, Faculty of Dentistry, Khon Kaen University
Dr Robyn Watson
Australia
SDL-7 (2013)
Lecturer, Periodontics
Robyn Watson
Australia
SDL-10 (2016)
Dental Hygienist
Prof Richard Widmer
Australia
SDL-6 (2012)
Head of Paediatric Dentistry, Sydney Children's Hospital Network
Professor Mark Woolford
UK
SDL-10 (2016)
Associate Dean (Education), Professor of Education in Dentistry, Honorary Consultant in Restorative Dentistry, King’s College London Dental Institute
Prof Jeff Yengopal
South Africa
SDL-4 (2010)
Associate Professor & Head of Department, Community Dentistry, School of Oral Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand
Professor Jeff Yengopal
South Africa
SDL-10 (2016)
Associate Professor, Head of Department/Chief Specialist, University of the Witwatersrand
Professor Xiaojuan (Jane) Zeng
China
SDL-11 (2017)
Head, Department of Dental Public Health, Guangxi Medical University
Dr Dongsheng Zhang
China
SDL-7 (2013)
Dean of Dental and Oral Maxillofacial Surgery Center of Shandong Provincial Hospital
Dr Wei Zhang
China
SDL-7 (2013)
Associate Dean in the Peking University School of Stomatology
Professor Jincai Zhang
China
SDL-11 (2017)
Vice Dean, Savaid Medical College, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences
Dr Shuguo Zheng
China
SDL-1 (2007)
Professor and Head of the Dept. of Preventative Dentistry, Peking University