Corporate Sessions, Section Meetings, Sir Wilfred Fish Presentations
Wednesday 22 April
Professor Nikos Donos is the Chair of Periodontology & Implant Dentistry, the Head of the Center for Oral Clinical Research (COCR) and the Lead for the Center of Oral Immunobiology & Regenerative Medicine (COIRM) at the Institute of Dentistry, Barts & The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London (QMUL). COCR specializes in the provision of randomized controlled clinical trials and experimental medicine studies in oral/dental health.
In 2009, Professor Donos was awarded the title of Honorary Professor at the Faculty of Dentistry in Hong Kong and in 2012 he was awarded the title of Adjunct Professor at the Dental School, Griffith University, Australia. In 2015, Professor Donos was awarded the title of Honorary Professor at UCL-Eastman Dental Institute.
In 2011, Professor Donos was awarded the prestigious IADR-Periodontology Group Award in Periodontal Regenerative Medicine during the annual International Association of Dental Research (IADR) meeting in San Diego, California. Furthermore, in June 2011, Professor Donos together with his research team, received a commendation certificate during the prestigious Medical Futures event for their (UCLB) patented technology which is based on their research work on synthetic peptide drugs for bone, blood vessels and nerve regeneration.
Professor Donos is the President elect for 2020 at the British Society of Periodontology (BSP), a board member at the Osteology Foundation and the Academic Representative at the Committee for Association of Dental Implantology (ADI).
Professor Donos is involved as editorial board member in a number of international and national peer-reviewed journals in the field of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry especially in relation to regenerative procedures/implant surgery and has published extensively in both fields. Professor Donos has published more than 200 scientific publications in the field of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry which is a testament to his professional and scientific commitment in the relevant fields.
The clinical expertise of Professor Donos is in the field of Periodontics and Implant Dentistry and his clinical research focus is in the area of wound healing following treatment of periodontal disease/peri-implantitis and in the field of bone and soft tissue regeneration, topics that he regularly lectures on at an international level.