Gostujući profesori

 Prof. dr. Luc A.M. Marks DDS, MSc, PhD

Gostujući profesor na Zavodu za dječju i preventivnu stomatologiju / Visiting professor at Department of Paediatric and Preventive Dentistry

Za akademske godine / In academic years: 2017/18, 2018/19

Chair Special care in Dentistry, Ghent University Hospital, Belgium

Prof. Marks graduated in Paediatric Dentistry and Special care (MSc) at Ghent University / Belgium in 1995. From 1995 until 1999 he was guest researcher at the department of Pedodontology and Cariology at ACTA Amsterdam / the Netherlands. A PhD was defended in the year 2000 with the title: The potential of polyacid modified in preventing recurrent caries: an in vitro and in vivo study. A degree on Financial hospital management (Vlerick Academic Business and Management school Gent / Belgium 2008) and People management (Gent university 2012) was obtained successfully. Prof. Luc Marks is chair of the Centre for Special Care in Dentistry at Ghent University hospital, Belgium. Major research interests are the treatment of Special Care patients including epidemiology and ethics. He published over 75 international papers/ book chapters. He is founding member and past president of the Belgian Academy of Paediatric dentistry ( BAPD) and served as board member of the European academy of Paediatric dentistry (EAPD) (Honn. Treasurer 2000-2006). As Chairman of the educational comm. of EAPD (2000-2002) he developed the EAPD guideline framework for Undergraduate education in Paediatric Dentistry. Currently Prof. Marks is president–elect of the International Association for Disability and Oral Health (IADH) and president-elect of the international dental ethics and law society (IDEALS). As regional clinical advisor Europe/Eurasia of the Special Smiles program he serves in the research comm. of the Special Olympics organisation. Prof. Marks is appointed as visiting Professor at the University of Zagreb, guest lecturer / external examiner at the University of Ljubliana, Slovenia and external examiner at Marmaris University, Istanbul Turkey and Trinity College, Dublin University, Ireland. Prof Marks serves in the editorial board of Special Care in Dentistry and of ACTA stomotologica Croatica.

 

Prof. Kurt W. Alt

Gostujući profesor na Zavodu za dentalnu antropologiju / Visiting professor at Department of Dental Anthropology

Za akademske godine / In academic years: 2012/13, 2013/14, 2014/15, 2015/16

Danube University Krems, Center for Natural and Cultural History of Teeth, Dental Anthropology (Krems an der Donau, Austria)

University Professor (full-time)

From 1999 till 2013 Professor of Dental Anthropology at Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz, Institute of Anthropology, Bioarchaeometry, Mainz, Germany. From 2014 he is appointed as Professor at Danube University Krems, Center for Natural and Cultural History of Teeth, Dental Anthropology, Krems an der Donau, Austria. Author and co-author of over 380 publications. Guest professor at Basel and Freiburg University. Since 2013 Visiting professor at School of Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb.

 

Prof. Reinhard Hickel

Gostujući profesor na Zavodu za endodonciju i restaurativnu stomatologiju / Visiting professor at Department of Endodontics and Restorative Dentistry

Za akademske godine / In academic years: 2012/13, 2013/14, 2014/15, 2015/16

Department of Conservative Dentistry, Periodontology and Pediatric Dentistry, Hospital of the Ludwig–Maximilians (Munich, Germany)

University Professor (full-time)

Since 1992 Professor and director of the Department of Conservative Dentistry, Periodontology and Pediatric Dentistry, Hospital of the Ludwig–Maximilians, University of Munich, Germany. Recognized member of many different scientific societies (AOD – President 2009, IADR-CED – President 2008, VHZMK – President 2006, EFCD – President 2001, DGZ – President 1996). Visiting professor at School of Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb.

 

Prof. Tim Hodgson

Gostujući profesor na Zavodu za oralnu medicinu / Visiting professor at Department of Oral Medicine

Za akademske godine / In academic years: 2013/14, 2014/15

Department of Oral Medicine, Special Care Dentistry and Facial Pain, at the Eastman Dental Hospital UCLH Foundation NHS Trust (London, United Kingdom)

Consultant and Clinical Director of Eastman Dental Hospital

Consultant in Oral Medicine and Clinical Director at the Eastman Dental Hospital UCLH Foundation NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom. He was appointed specialist registrar in Oral Medicine at the Eastman in 1999. He has published over 50 articles in peer reviewed journals. Active member of European Association of Oral Medicine. Since 2013 Visiting professor at School of Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb.

 

Prof. Richard Welbury

Gostujući profesor na Zavodu za dječju i preventivnu stomatologiju / Visiting professor at Department of Paediatric and Preventive Dentistry

Za akademske godine / In academic years: 2012/13, 2013/14

Dental School, University of Glasgow, UK (Glasgow, United Kingdom)

University Professor (full-time)

Professor of Paediatric Dentistry at Dental School, University of Glasgow, United Kingdom, from 2001 till present. Prior to becoming a Professor he worked as Consultant/Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer in Paediatric dentistry at The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust from 1991 till 2001. Author and co-author of over 170 publications. Recognized member of many different scientific societies (IADR, BSPD, EAPD, IAPD, IADT).

 

Prof. Tore Solheim

Gostujući profesor na Zavodu za dentalnu antropologiju / Visiting professor at Department of Dental Anthropology

Za akademske godine / In academic years: 2008/09, 2009/10, 2010/11, 2011/12

Department of Oral Pathology, Section for Forensic Odontology, Faculty of Odontology (Oslo, Norway)

University Professor (full-time)

Over 20 years (since 1995) Professor in Pathology and Forensic Odontology at the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Oslo, Norway. In 2010 he is also appointed as Professor at National University Malaysia. From 1976 till 2010 he was a member of Norwegian Identification Commission. Since 2009 regular Visiting professor at School of Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb, where he held numerous lectures over the years.

 

Prof. Mladen Kuftinec

Za akademske godine / In academic years: 2006/07

Mladen [“Miki”] Kuftinec was born in Croatia, where he was educated in the Classical tradition, after which he completed studies in Stomatology. Upon coming to America in 1965, he studied in Boston [DMD at Harvard, Doctorate of Sciences at MIT and Specialty of Orthodontics at Harvard]. He then embarked to a life-long career in dental education, holding key academic positions in Virginia, Kentucky and New York City. He was frequently invited speaker nationally and internationally. In 2006 he was named a Visiting Professor at U Zagreb, where he spent a Sabbatical Year in the Department of Orthodontics. He is author of over 300 scientific papers, abstracts, chapters and books. He has been named a Visiting Professor in 8 universities and was honored as a Honorary Citizen in 7 world’s cities, including the City of Zagreb in 1992. Prof. Kuftinec also served as Director of the Certification Board for Nutrition Specialists, a national organization regulating the process of recognition of nutrition specialists. He is formally trained in music and performed in the world’s most prestigious venues, including numerous appearances at NY’s Carnegie Hall. Currently he lives in Florida.

 

Prof. Jolan Banoczy

Gostujući profesor na Zavodu za oralnu kirurgiju / Visiting professor at Department of Oral Surgery

Izabrana akademske godine / Elected in academic year 1994/95

Department of Oral Biology, Semmelweis University (Budapest, Hungary)

Emeritus Professor

From 1953 till 1970 she worked as assistant professor at Dept. of Maxillo-Facial Surgery and Dentistry, Semmelweis University of Medicine, Budapest, Hungary. From 1974 till 1993 she was appointed as professor and director of Department of Cariology and Endodontics, and she was elected Dean of School of Dentistry, Semmelweis University of Medicine, from 1980 till 1986. Afterwards continues to work as professor at Department of Cariology and Endodontics and Department of Oral Biology from 1993 till 1999. Professor emeritus since 1999. Author and co-author of over 380 scientific papers, 33 books and book chapters. Recognized member of many different scientific societies (WHO, ORCA, FDI, ADEE -–President 1992, ADA). In 1994 was appointed as Visiting professor at School of Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb.

 

Prof. Zvonimir Curilović

Gostujući profesor na Zavodu za parodontologiju / Visiting professor at Department of Periodontology

Izabran akademske godine / Elected in academic year 1992/93, 2007/08, 2008/09.

Department of Preventive Dentistry, Periodontology and Cariology, University of Zürich,Dental Institute (Zürich, Switzerland)

University Professor (full-time)

He graduated in 1963 at School of Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb. Shortly after, in 1968, he graduated at School of Medicine, University of Zagreb. He started working at Department of Oral Pathology in Zagreb as an assistant, from 1966 till 1968, prior to his postdoctoral study at School of Dental Medicine in Zurich, Switzerland. In 1972 he got a position at Department of Preventive Dentistry, Periodontology and Cariology, Dental Institute, University of Zürich. In 1978 he habilitated at School of Medicine, University of Zürich, where in 1984 he was appointed as a University Professor. He was in charge of a well-known caries preventive program from 1982 till 2000 for all School Clinics in Zürich. He is author and co-author of many scientific publications, recognized member of many different scientific societies and lecturer and instructor on numerous theoretical and practical training courses in Periodontology in Croatia and worldwide. In 1992, he became Visiting professor at School of Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb. He was also re-elected as Visiting professor for academic years 2007/08 and 2008/09.

 

Prof. Alexander Gutowski

Gostujući profesor na Zavodu za stomatološku protetiku / Visiting professor at Department of Prosthodontics

Izabran akademske godine / Elected in academic year: 1992/93

Private clinic (Munich, Germany)

Prof. (Univ. Zagreb) Dr. Alexander Gutowski studied dentistry in Munich, Germany. In 1962 he takes over his father's practice in Schwäbisch Gmünd. Between 1966 and 1976 he continues his education in the United States. Since 1969 he has his own training courses and lectures for dentists and dental technicians in numerous training institutes and Dental Associations in Germany and Europe, with over 900 training courses with more than 40,000 participants. Author and co-author of many publications and recognized member of many scientific societies. In 1992 he was appointed as Visiting professor at School of Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb.

 

Prof. Gisbert Krekeler (1941 – 2007)

Gostujući profesor na Zavodu za oralnu kirurgiju i Zavodu za oralnu medicinu / Visiting professor at Department of Oral Surgery and Department of Oral Medicine

Izabran akademske godine / Elected in academic year: 1997/98

School of Dental Medicine, University of Freiburg, Clinic for Operative Dentistry, Periodontology and Oral Surgery

Albert Ludwig University Dental Clinic (Freiburg, Germany)

Professor

Professor Krekeler worked at the Albert Ludwig University Dental Clinic in Freiburg, Germany, since 1966. He specialized in oral surgery and periodontology, and he was a founding member of the ITI (International Team for Implantology) - the Straumann Institute. Author and co-author of over 240 scientific papers. He held more than 1000 lectures in his homeland and worldwide. He spent the final years of his life performing as a guest Professor at Danube University Krems (Austria). From 1997 till 2007 Visiting professor at School of Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb.

 

Prof. Miomir Cvek (1927 – 2008)

Gostujući profesor na Zavodu za dječju i preventivnu stomatologiju / Visiting professor at Department of Paediatric and Preventive Dentistry

Izabran akademske godine / Elected in academic year 1994/95

Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Eastman Institute (Stockholm, Sweden)

Professor

In 1959 he got a position at Eastman Institute in Sweden at the Department of Pediatric Dentistry. His field of interest were endodontic problems associated with traumatized teeth with open apices and in that regard he is probably most recognized for the procedure he developed called “Cvek-type pulpotomy”. In 1980 he was appointed as Visiting professor in South Africa (Johannesburg and Cape Town). He received recognition on several occasions for his extraordinary contributions to dentistry and dental traumatology (1994 - IADT with its first certificate of appreciation, 2003 - Ralph Summer Award from the AAE). He retired in 1992 from the position as the head of the Department of Pediatric Dentistry at the Eastman Institute. From 1994, he was Visiting professor at School of Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb.