Keynote Speakers

Keynote Speakers:

 Paul H. Krebsbach, D.D.S., Ph.D., is the Roy H. Roberts Professor of Dentistry and Professor of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Michigan. He serves as the Chair of the Department of Biologic and Materials Sciences and Division of Prosthodontics. Dr. Krebsbach received his D.D.S. degree from the University of Minnesota and his certificate in Periodontology and Ph.D. in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Connecticut Health Center. His research program focuses on the cell and molecular biology of mineralized tissues with an emphasis on gene therapy-directed osteogenesis and bone marrow stromal cell biology.  Dr. Krebsbach has served on many local and national committees, including chairing the AADR William J. Gies Award Committee and the AADR and IADR Hatton Award Committees, a term on the AADR Constitution Committee and serving on the AADR Board of Directors for 3 years as Treasurer. He served on the American Association for the Advancement of Science Electorate Nominating Committee and completed a term as Member at Large. He currently is a chartered member of the Moss IRB Musculoskeletal Tissue Engineering study section. He is on the editorial boards of the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research and the International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.


Andrew Sidebottom, BDS, FDSRCS, MBChB, FRCS, OMFS, has been a Consultant in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham since 2001. He has special interests in TMJ disease and facial deformity and carries out complex Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham and The Park Hospital, Nottingham. He has provided an Oral Surgery and Dental Implant service at Trent Bridge Oral Surgery Centre from 2008.  He has written 2 book chapters, 28 peer reviewed papers and 44 international scientific presentations and is an internationally invited key note speaker on TMJ replacement.  He is secretary for the British TMJ Surgeons Association and a foundation member and President of the European Society for TMJ Surgery (2012-2013). He is the invited specialist adviser for TMJ Replacement for NICE. He is an internationally invited speaker in TMJ surgery, being one of only 8 surgeons in the UK currently providing significant numbers of TMJ Joint Replacements, having written the National Guidelines for TMJ Replacement and is in the top 20 providers of TMJ replacement in the world.