Aperito Journal of Case Reports: Clinical

Editor In Chief: Mohammad Hosein Kalantar Motamedi DDS

Professor
BMSU
Azad University of Medical Sciences
Address:Iran
Biography

Dr. Mohammad Hosein Kalantar Motamedi is currently Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Trauma Research Center, BMSU, and attending faculty at the Department of OMF Surgery, Azad University of Medical Sciences, Tehran. He received his American Diploma from Pennington High School, in Pennington, VA, USA (honor student) and his Iranian Diploma from Hur High School in Tehran (honor student). His graduate education was at the University of Houston, at Texas, USA. He received his Doctorates of Dental Surgery (DDS Degree) from the University of Tehran and completed his Residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at SBUMS from 1987-1991 and was valedictorian of the National Board Exams in 1991. In 1995 he completed his fellowship at the University of Basel , Switzerland and obtained full Professorship in 2007. He has published 21 books, 41 proceedings from international conferences, supervised 63 doctorate dissertations and has published 160 papers indexed in PUBMED and SCOPUS with an h-index of 15. At present he is : Editor-in-Chief of “Trauma Monthly” medical journal, International Editorial Board member of the JOURNAL OF ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY (USA), Associate Editor of “Dental Hypotheses” , the “Open Journal of Stomatology”, "Case Reports in Dentistry" and the Biomedical Central Journals “BMC Oral Health” and "BMC Research Notes"(UK). He is Section Editor of "Annals of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery" (UK), SM Journal of Clinical Medicine and Editorial Board member of Advances in Stomatology , the Journal of Multiple Sclerosis (USA), Science PG Clinical Medicine Research (USA), the Cancer Open Access journal (USA). the International Journal of Chronic Diseases & Therapy (USA) , the Open Plastic and Aesthetic Research Journal (Hong Kong), EC Dental Science Editorial Panel, the Aperito Journal of Case Reports and the Diabetes and Pancreas journal (USA). He is also Continuing Education faculty of the “Dentistry Today Journal” (USA). Being one of the founders of the BMSU Trauma Research Center and more recently the Craniomaxillofacial Research Center, he was granted 1st place prize at the Bagher Alum National Research Festival in 2010 and was awarded 2nd Place Prize at the 16th International Razi Research Festival on Medical Sciences that same year. The Iranian Society of OMF Surgeons awarded him "Most Published" in 2009 and again in 2010. Following this, he was chosen for membership in the National Elite Foundation later that year. In 2013 he was accepted in the Academy of Medical Sciences. He was awarded 1st place prize in 2014 at the Shaheed Hedayat Book festival and 5th place at the annual Bagher Alum Awards (2014); in late 2014 he was awarded 2nd place prize as Top Researcher in the 1st festival of the Azad University of Medical Sciences; he is listed in the Marquis Book “Who’s Who in the World” (1999-2015) and in “Who’s Who in Healthcare and Medicine” (2002-2015)

Research Interests

All fields of oral and maxillofacial surgery

Publications
Scientific Activities

Sandra Lúcia Ventorin of Zeidler

Professor

Federal University of Espírito Santo
Address:Brazil
Biography

Graduate at Odontology from Federal University of Espírito Santo, MS in Microbiology from Universidade de São Paulo (1999) and PhD at Odontology (Oral Medicine and
Oral Pathology) from Universidade of São Paulo (2003). Post-doctoral internship at School of Cancer Sciences - University of Birmingham UK. Has experience in Oncology,
acting on the following subjects: oral cancer and molecular biomarkers of Head and Neck tumors. Professor of the Post-graduate Program in Biotechnology.

Research Interests

Head Cancer
Neck Cancer

Publications
Scientific Activities

Francesco Giallauria PhD

Professor
Department of Translational Medical Sciences
Federico II University of Naples
Address:Italy
Biography

Dr. Francesco Giallauria has graduated in Medicine and Surgery at Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, Federico II University of Naples, Italy. Dr Francesco Giallauria has received 

PhD in Clinical Pathophysiology and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University of Naples, Italy. As a Research Assistant his research goals is delivering Cardiac 

Rehabilitation to frail elderly cardiac patients and to chronic heart failure patients with comorbidity, in the fields of Cardiology, Geriatrics and Internal Medicine. Based on 

this research and training in Geriatric Cardiology and Internal Medicine, he has received several awards and honors, such as: Honorary Fellow (Internal Medicine, MED/09) at 

Federico II University of Naples, Italy; Adjunct Senior Lecturer (Level C) at School of Science and Technology, University of New England, Armidale, Australia; and is serving 

one of the active members of the EACPR (European Association for Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation). He has authored more than 80 research articles, 12 

books/chapters. 

Research Interests

Cardiology
Geriatrics
Internal Medicine

Publications
Scientific Activities

Antonio Simone LaganaMD

In-Training Member
Department of Pediatrics
University of Messina
Address:Italy
Biography

I am Dr. Antonio Simone Laganà, MD from the "Department of Pediatric, Gynecological, Microbiological and Biomedical Sciences" of the University of Messina (Italy).
Currently, I am Member of the "Italian Association of Endometriosis" Expert Panel , In-Training Member of the "Society for Reproductive Investigation", Regular Member of  the "European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology", of the “International Society of Gynecological Endocrinology, of the “Italian Society of Gynecology of Childhood and Adolescence”, of the “Italian Society of Gynaecological Endoscopy” and of Giorgio Pardi Foundation’s professional research team.

Research Interests


Endometriosis
Reproductive Immunology
T cell subsets
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Organogenesis and Genetic of Mullerian-Derived Structures
Gynecological Endocrinology
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)
Laparoscopy
Hysteroscopy
Minimally invasive surgery in ob/gyn.

Publications
Scientific Activities

Jose Pedro dos Reis LavradorPhD

Assistent at Anatomy
Department of the Faculty of Medical Sciences
University of Lisbon
Address:Portugal
Biography

Jose Pedro dos Reis Lavrador was graduated in 2009 in Nova Medical School Faculdade de Ciências Médicas in Lisbon. I was an invited monitor in Anatomy Department in this university between 2004 and 2009 and I have collaborated during this period as anatomist with other institutions as Faculty of Dentistry of Lisbon University and Biomedical Engineering of New University of Lisbon. I extend my collaboration to other fields rather than Anatomy and I was responsible for the Phisiology Department of the São Francisco das Misericórdias Nursing School between 2011 and 2013. I was graduated in Travelers Medicine in 2010 in Nova Medical School Faculdade de Ciências Médicas in Lisbon. I started my Neurosurgical residency in 2011 in Hospital Santa Maria, Lisbon and I work as Assistant in Anatomy Department of Lisbon University. I am now in Clinical Scholars Research Training Program in Harvard Medical School Portugal in order to improve my translational research capacities. My scientific work is centered in Neurosciences and Clinical Anatomy. 

Research Interests

Neurosciences 
Clinical Anatomy

Publications
Scientific Activities

Giuseppe LanzaPhD

Clinical Researcher
Department of Neurology
Institute for Research on Mental Retardation and Brain Aging (I.R.C.C.S.) of Troina
Address:Italy
Biography

Giuseppe Lanza, MD was born in Catania (Italy) in 1982. He is currently 

Consultant Neurologist
and Clinical Researcher at the Department of Neurology I.C. of the 

“Oasi” Institute for Research on
Mental Retardation and Brain Aging (I.R.C.C.S.) of Troina, Italy. After 

graduation with honours in
Medicine in 2007, he trained at the School of Neurology of the 

University of Catania, and he is a
now a PhD Student at the same Institution. He trained in 

cerebrovascular diseases and
Neurosonology at the “Stroke Unit” based on the “Sant’Andrea Civic 

Hospital” in La Spezia (Italy).
As visiting clinical research Fellow, he further trained at the 

Department of Clinical
Neurophysiology of the “Royal Victoria Infirmary” and at the Department 

of Neuroscience,
Newcastle University (Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK). In 2013 he was selected 

for one the six
Scientific Fellowship promoted by the European Federation of 

Neurological Societies (EFNS), with
a project titled “Visual hallucinations in dementia with Lewy bodies: a 

combined TMS/EEG study.”
He has co-authored approximately 40 publications in international 

refereed scientific journals and
conferences and he is also Editorial Board member and reviewer of 

international journals.

Research Interests

Cerebrovascular diseases
Vascular-related cognitive disorders
Clinical neurophysiology
Transcranial magnetic stimulation

Publications
Scientific Activities

David D Nguyen

Medical Director
Anesthesiology
Titan EMS
Address:United States
Biography

David D. Nguyen, MD, FACEP is a physician specialist trained in Emergency Medicine, Anesthesiology, and Pain Management.  He completed his medical school at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, Texas (USA), and Dr. Nguyen went on to complete his Emergency Medicine residency at The University of Texas at Houston Health Science Center.  He practiced in both private and academic hospitals and also served as an Assistant Professor at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas as well as The University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas.  Dr. Nguyen continued to serve as both Medical Director and Assistant Medical Director for multiple Emergency Departments, and he has been involved with multiple clinical and administrative quality improvement projects since this time.  He then pursued further training by completing a second residency in Anesthesiology also at The University of Texas Medical Branch and then expanding his knowledge base with an Interventional Pain Management fellowship at Texas A&M Health Sciences Center (Scott & White Hospital) in Temple, Texas.

Research Interests

Acute and chronic pain 
Pain relief with new interventional and implantable devices 
Optimizing medical management 

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Yoshiya ToyodaPhD


Department of Surgery

Address:USA
Biography

Dr. Toyoda received his MD from Kobe University School of Medicine in 1990 and his PhD from Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine in 1997. He is Board Certified through 

the Japanese Board of Surgery, Thoracic Surgery and Cardiovascular Surgery. 
His primary clinical field of interest is surgery for advanced cardiopulmonary diseases including coronary bypass surgery, valve repair and replacement, pulmonary 

thromboendarterectomy, ventricular assist device, extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, heart transplantation, lung transplantation and heart-lung transplantation.
He is a member of many professional and scientific societies such as the American Association for Thoracic Surgery, the Society of Thoracic Surgeons, the International Society 

of Heart and Lung Transplantation, and the Japanese Association for Thoracic Surgery.
He has served on many international, national and regional committees. He is an author of more than 400 peer-reviewed manuscripts and abstracts.

Research Interests

Surgery for advanced cardiopulmonary diseases 
Coronary bypass surgery
Valve repair and replacement
Pulmonary thromboendarterectomy
Ventricular assist device
Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation
Heart transplantation
Lung transplantation 
Heart-lung transplantation

Publications
Scientific Activities

Mohammad




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Biography
Research Interests
Publications
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Abigail V. BertalanInternal Medicine specialist

Southeast Veterinary Oncology-Medicine
Department of Applied Chemistry & Polymer Technology
Delhi Technological University
Address:India
Biography

I grew up in Pennsylvania and attended the University of Pennsylvania for my veterinary school and residency. I moved to Jacksonville, FL in July 2014 to start my new job as an internist at Southeast Veterinary Oncology- Medicine. In my free time, I love horseback riding, reading fashion magazines, attending church, and being able to visit Savannah more often now that I live down south, because I've had a fascination with the city since I was a kid. My research interests are diabetes mellitus in dogs, immune-mediated and infectious diseases such as Bartonellosis.

Research Interests

Diabetes mellitus in dogs
Immune-mediated
Infectious diseases such as Bartonellosis

Publications
Scientific Activities

Ahmed Sami Abuzaid Faculty of Medicine

Resident HOIII
Internal Medicine Department
Creighton University Medical Center
Address:USA
Biography
Research Interests

Cardiac imaging
Heart failure

Publications
Scientific Activities

Christeine Ariaranee GnanathasanPhD

Professor
Department of Clinical Medicine
University of Colombo
Address:Srilanka
Biography

Dr Vijai K Agnihotri received his Ph.D. from CSIR-Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine, Jammu, India/Kanpur University. During Ph.D. he screened saffron, Achillea millefolium, Bunium persicum, Mentha pulegium, Angelica glauca for their chemical and biological profiling. After Ph.D. he moved to National Center for Natural Products Research, University of Mississippi, USA for postdoctoral studies. During PDF he had isolated a number of novel molecules and assessed their biological activities. During PDF, screening of Nymphaea caerulea flowers, a marijuana substitute was found having a very good antioxidant activity and can be used for the treatment of oxidative stress related diseases. He then moved back to India and joined CCRAS (AYUSH) as a consultant. At CCRAS he contributed in TLC atlas of API Part-I Vol-I and API Part-I Vol-V. At present he is working as scientist at CSIR- Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology, India. He is a member of several national and international societies and reviewer of several international journals. His interest in chemical, toxicological and pharmacological research resulted in several high impact publications, patents and a book.

Research Interests

Natural Product Chemistry, Toxicology, Spectroscopy, Essential oils

Publications
Scientific Activities

fawad JavedPhD

Assistant Professor
Eng. Abdullah Bugshan Research Chair for Growth Factors & Bone Regeneration (GFBR)
King Saud University
Address:Saudi Arabia
Biography

Dr. Fawad Javed completed his doctoral education and post-doctoral training from the Department of Dental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden. Presently, Dr. Javed is an Assistant Professor at the Engineer Abdullah Bugshan Research Chair for Growth Factors and Bone Regeneration, 3D Imaging and Biomechanical Laboratory, College of Applied Medical Sciences, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Dr. Javed’s research interests include oral oncology research, connection between oral inflammatory disorders and systemic conditions particularly diabetes mellitus, impact of smoking and use of smokeless tobacco on oral health, cytokine profile in serum and oral fluids in patients with and without systemic conditions, Implant dentistry, guided bone regeneration and saliva research. Dr. Javed is serving on the Editorial board and member of peer-review panels of several ISI-indexed medical and dental journals.

Research Interests

Oral oncology research
Connection between oral inflammatory disorders and systemic conditions particularly diabetes mellitus
Impact of smoking
Use of smokeless tobacco on oral health
Cytokine profile in serum
Oral fluids in patients with and without systemic conditions
Implant dentistry
Guided bone regeneration
Saliva research

Publications
Scientific Activities

Panagiotis J VlachostergiosPhD


Department of Medicine
Lutheran Medical Center
Address:USA
Biography

Dr. Vlachostergios received his medical degree from University of Thessaly, School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine in 2007. He has worked as a Clinical Study Assistant and Research Associate at the Department of Medical Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Thessaly. He also received a Ph.D. degree from University of Thessaly, School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine in 2013, on the role of ubiquitin-proteasome system in MGMT-related resistance to temozolomide in glioblastoma. His research interests also include neuropeptide signaling and hypoxia in prostate cancer, and cancer cachexia in lung cancer. He is currently a resident physician at the Department of Internal Medicine, Lutheran Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, USA.

Research Interests

Neuropeptide signaling
Hypoxia in prostate cancer
Cancer cachexia in lung cancer

Publications
Scientific Activities

De Vincentis AMD



Campus Bio-Medico University
Address:ITALY
Biography

Born on March 29th 1986, on July 2011 he graduated magna cum laude in Medicine and Surgery at the University “Campus Bio-Medico” of Rome. During the school of Medicine, he developed a particular interest in cardiovascular and metabolic diseases and he attended international internships in Cardiology and Clinical Medicine, with a prevalent focus on liver diseases. Currently, he is serving as a resident of Internal Medicine in the “Clinical Medicine and Hepatology Unit” of Campus Bio-Medico Hospital

Research Interests

Non-Alcoholic-Steato-Hepatitis
Viral Hepatitis
Liver Cirrhosis
Complication of Portal Hypertension.

Publications
Scientific Activities

Soudeh Ghafouri-FardPhD

Assistant Professor
Department of Medical Genetics
Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences
Address:Iran
Biography

I am a medical doctor graduated from Tehran University of Medical Sciences in Iran. I have got my PhD in Medical Genetics from the same university in 2009. Since then I am assistant professor in Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences. I have published several articles in the field of cancer genetics particularly about a group of tumor associated antigens called Cancer-Testis Antigens. In addition, I am interested in the field of molecular diagnosis of genetic and metabolic disorders.

Research Interests

Molecular genetics of metabolic disorders
Cancer biomarkers
Gene knock down by siRNA
Cancer-Testis Genes
Molecular diagnosis of human genetics

Publications
Scientific Activities

Alba SanchezPhD

Collaborator of the Research Group
Therapeutic of Biomedical
Investigation Institute of Bellvitge (Idibell) Barcelona
Address:spain
Biography

Alba Sanchez-Torres was born November 3rd of 1990 in Tarragona (Spain). She has a Degree in Dentistry (2008-2013) by the University of Barcelona and is a 1st year resident of the Master of Oral Surgery and Orofacial Implantology (2013-2016) of the University of Barcelona, directed by Prof. Dr. Eduard Valmaseda-Castellón. She published the following article with the reference “Sánchez-Torres A, Sánchez-Garcés MÁ, Gay-Escoda C. Materials and prognostic factors of bone regeneration in periapical surgery: a systematic review. Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal. 2014; 19: 419-25.” performed during her last year of the Degree. Currently, she is developing different scientific projects about the influence of the facial muscular pattern in the field of Oral Surgery. Besides, she is collaborating in the Doctoral Thesis of Dr. Iñaki Cercadillo-Ibarguren regarding the short and long term clinical outcomes of immediate implant loading. She takes part of the team designated by the Spanish Oral Surgery Society to create a Clinical Practice Guideline about the diagnosis and indications of the extraction of impacted third molar. Be demanding, self-critical and constant are qualities that allow her further progress towards the knowledge and contribution in the field of Dentistry and Science.

Research Interests

Techniques and biomaterials used in the guided bone regeneration in the field of Oral Surgery and Implantology Oral Surgery
Implantology.

Publications
Scientific Activities

Alexandre Galloula

Hospital Practitioner
Emergerncy Department
European Hospital George Pompidou
Address:France
Biography
Research Interests

Peripheral artery disease
Other vascular diseases

Publications
Scientific Activities

Christos IavazzoPhD

Subspecialty Registrar
Gynaecological Oncology Department
St James Hospital
Address:Ireland
Biography

Gynaecological Oncology Department, The Christie Hospital, Manchester, UK. His actual fields of interest include Gynaecological Oncology especially ovarian malignancies, Robotic Gynaecology, STD- prevention and treatment, Cervical - Dysplasia and Cervical Cancer - Prevention and treatment, Family Planning and History of Medicine

Research Interests

Gynaecological Oncology especially ovarian malignancies
Robotic Gynaecology
STD- prevention and treatment
Cervical - Dysplasia
Cervical Cancer - Prevention and treatment
Family Planning
History of Medicine

Publications
Scientific Activities

Esam Ahmad Omaro

Assistant Professor
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Taibah University
Address:Saudi Arabia
Biography

Graduated from University of London after a residency program at UCL Hospitals, London with Master Degree and Fellowship of Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland FFDRCSI in 2005. He is a fellow of International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Senior Fellow of Head and Neck Optical Diagnostic Society. University College London, London. UK. From Dec. 2006 to July 2008 he was Assistant Professor of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery in King Khalid University (KKU) and the head of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Department and Biomedical Dental Sciences Department and Director of Dental Hospital at KKU. In july 2008 Dr.Omar moved to Taibah University and he is still holding a position of Assistant Professor. He is a previuos hear of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Department, previous member of the College Advicery Board and member of Department Committee.

Research Interests

Non-invasive modalities in diagnosis of oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC)
Saliva Based Diagnostics
Optical Biopsy
Role of Anti-oxidants in tissues healing
Tissues Regenerations
Preventive Oral Oncology

Publications
Scientific Activities

Piero R Zanardi PhD

Assistant professor
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Taibah University
Address:Saudi Arabia
Biography

Piero R. Zanardi has completed his MSc in 2012 from School of Dentistry in the University of Sao Paulo and currently he is a PhD student at the same institution. He is member of ITI (International Team of Implantology) and ECPI-FOUSP (Excellence Center in Prosthesis and Implant of the School of Dentistry, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil). His research area includes dental implants and removable partial denture.

Research Interests

Dental implants
Removable partial denture

Publications
Scientific Activities

Rozalia Takacs PhD

Psychiatrist

St. Ladislaus Hospitals Merényi G. Hospital
Address:Hungary
Biography

Dr. Rozalia Takacs was born on 22 sept. 1983, Targu Mures, Romania. She graduated at the University of Medicine and Pharmacy in Targu Mures in 2008. She started her training in psychiatry in Budapest and in 2014 she got the specialisation in psychiatry. Currently she is working in general psychiatry, her major field of interest covers schizophrenia and affective disorders. She is also motivated to participate in research and participated as co-investigator in clinical surveys. She has a number of publications in different fields of psychiatry, mainly in relation with electroconvulsive therapy and she has been actively participated in national and international conferences. Her cumulative impact factor is 4.52. At the moment she works in the Centre for Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine – Merényi G. Hospital, Budapest as a psychiatrist and she’s doing her trainee in cognitive and behavioral psychotherapy. She is member of the Hungarian Psychiatric Association.

Research Interests

Schizophrenia
Affective disorders

Publications
Scientific Activities

Venkat Sivaprakasam

Virology
Department of Microbiology
Wye Valley NHS Trust
Address:UK
Biography

Dr Venkat Sivaprakasam completed undergraduate medicine in India and underwent post graduate MD training in Medical Microbiology in Madras Medical College, Chennai in India. He worked as a consultant in Microbiology in India for a year before he moved to the UK in 2004. Venkat completed his specialist registrar training in Clinical Virology at West of Scotland Specialist Virology Centre, Gartnavel General Hospital in Glasgow in 2008 and later moved to Norwich as Locum Consultant in Clinical Virology. He became substantive Consultant Microbiologist with a special interest in Virology in January 2009 at Wye Valley NHS Trust in Hereford, where he holds the additional post of Director of National Leptospira Reference Unit for Public Health England. He conducts HIV clinics jointly with GUM consultant. His areas of special interest are Clostridium Difficile Associated Disease, Leptospirosis and HIV. He is keen on developing molecular assays for the early diagnosis of infections.

Research Interests

Clostridium Difficile Associated Disease
Leptospirosis
HIV

Publications
Scientific Activities

Zeljko Grabarevic

Professor
Department of Veterinary Pathology
Veterinary Faculty University of Zagreb
Address:UK
Biography

I graduated at the Veterinary Faculty Zagreb in 1981, and since 1983 I work at the Department of Veterinary Pathology of the same Faculty. I received tenure professor position in 2005, and since then I am head of the same Department. My professional obligations include teaching of the various subjects (General and special veterinary pathology, Pathology of the exotic animals, Equine pathology, Methods of the scientific work), routine work at the Department (sections and histopathological and IHC examinations), education and mentorships of the doctoral students, and scientific work. My recent scientific work is mainly pointed to the tumour comparative pathology, and before that it was ponted to the isolation and the effects of a new GI hormone BPC157. All my publications could be easily seen in WoS or SCOPUS

Research Interests

Comparative tumor pathology including humans and animals
Improving diagnostics
Prognosis
Therapy of the neoplastric diseases in very different species

Publications
Scientific Activities

Mehdi Razzaghi-AbyanehPhD

Professor
Department of Mycology
Pasteur Institute of Iran
Address:Iran
Biography

Dr. Mehdi Razzaghi-Abyaneh was born in Tehran-Iran. He obtained his 

PhD degree in Mycology from Tarbiat Modares University (Iran, 2000). 

He pursued a training course on identification of antifungal compounds 

from bioactive plants at the Graduate School of Agriculture, Tokyo 

University, in the laboratory of Applied Biological Chemistry during 

2006-2007. He is currently a full professor and head of Mycology 

Department at the Pasteur Institute of Iran (Tehran, Iran), where he 

is working on mycotoxins and mycotoxigenic fungi for more than 14 

years. His research interests encompass biologically active compounds 

of plant, fungal and bacterial origins with antifungal properties 

against a broad spectrum of fungal pathogens. He is also investigating 

ecology and genetic diversity of Aspergillus section Flavi especially 

aflatoxin-producing species from soil and other natural habitats. He 

has supervised a large number of PhD and MSc theses. He has published 

over fifty papers in international journals and a number of book 

chapters. Demonstrated for the first time a phenylpropanoid compound 

named "Dillapiol" isolated from Anethum graveolens as the specific 

inhibitor of the biosynthesis of aflatoxin G group. He is working on 

the chemical basis of plant–fungal interactions and determining mode 

of action of antifungal compounds at cellular and molecular levels.

Research Interests

Encompass biologically active compounds of plant, fungal and bacterial 

origins with antifungal properties against a broad spectrum of fungal 

pathogens
Ecology and genetic diversity of Aspergillus section Flavi especially 

aflatoxin-producing species from soil and other natural habitats

Publications
Scientific Activities

Omur DereciPhD

Assistant Professor
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Eskisehir Osmangazi University
Address:Turkey
Biography

Dr. Dereci graduated from Ankara University, Faculty of Dentistry with first class degree in 2008. He started doctorate and specialization program in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in the same Institution. He studied activation of NF-KB signalization pathway in giant cell granulomas of the oral cavity and gave his doctorate thesis in 2012. He continues his studies as an academic member in Eskisehir Osmangazi University, Faculty of Dentistry, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

 

Research Interests

Oral pathology
Oral medicine 
Implant dentistry.

Publications
Scientific Activities

Fernando Augusto de Lima Marson

Faculty of Medical Sciences
Department of Pediatrics
State University of Campinas
Address:Brazil
Biography

Researcher from Unicamp acting in the multidisciplinary research group 

of Asthma and Cystic Fibrosis, being one of the responsible by the 

Medical Genetics studies, including the studies of Asthma prevalence 

and severity, and with Cystic Fibrosis, with studies with CFTR 

mutations screening, cystic fibrosis diagnosis and clinical modulation 

by modifier genes. Is responsible for the statistical analysis of: (i) 

modifier genes and severity of respiratory diseases, (ii) methods for 

CF diagnosis, (iii) epidemiological analysis, (iv) risk factor for the 

cancer, (v) bacteria modulation in clinical severity of CF, (vi) and 

in the use of Mutifactor Dimensionallity Reduction tool. In the total, 

more than two dozen studies were published in the area of genetics and 

respiratory diseases in the last two years. Actually, acts as a 

biostatistician in the Brazilian Study Groups for Chronic Obstructive 

Lung Disease and Medical Genetics Group led by Professor Carmen Silvia 

Bertuzzo and by Professor Titular Dirceu Ribeiro.

Research Interests
Publications
Scientific Activities

Antonio Luigi PastorePhD

Faculty of Pharmacy
Department of Medical-Surgical Sciences
Corso della Repubblica
Address: Italy
Biography

Dr. Antonio Luigi Pastore in 2004 completed Ph. D. on “Advanced surgical technologies in urology” for the duration of 3 years from University of Rome “La Sapienza”, Department of Urology “U. Bracci”. From 1 december 2004 as Ph.D. and M.D. works at University of Rome “La Sapienza”, Polo Pontino, Neuro-Urology Unit. In 1999 Winner for the admittance to the Urological Residency School (Chief: Prof. Franco Di Silverio) University of Rome "La Sapienza". Dr Pastore’s research activity is overall interested in oncology (basic research, surgical and medical therapy and prevention), andrology, benign prostatic hyperplasia and urinary incontinence. In urological oncology, as represented by the manuscripts published available on pubmed.com,  the principal subject of dr Pastore’s research was and is represented by the prostate cancer, on basic research and medical therapy of benign prostatic hyperplasia, neuro-urological disorders (urinary incontinence and functional disorders), andrology (erectile dysfunction and ejaculatory disorders).

 

Research Interests

Oncology
Andrology
Benign prostatic hyperplasia 
Urinary incontinence

Publications
Scientific Activities

Giampietro Farronato

Director
Orthodontics
The University of Milan
Address:Italy
Biography


Dr. Giampietro Farronato since 2008 he is Director of the MSc in 

orthodontics of the University of Milan. Since 2002 he is Dean of the 

Course of Degree in Dental Hygiene.
Since November 1, 2001, is Full Professor in orthodontics of the 

University of Milan. He also establishes and supervises the MSc 

(Master) in Orthodontics, the Master in Dental Surgery and the 

specialization courses in: Basic orthodontics, Clinical orthodontics, 

Oral surgery of first and second grade, Computerized restorative 

indirect prosthetic  restorations, Direct aesthetical adhesive 

restorations, Posterior Post-endodontic indirect restorations, 

Removable and fixed prosthodontics. He has research interests in 

Aesthetic Dendistry, Dental Public Health, Dentofacial Imaging, 

Dentofacial Orthopaedics, Functional Orthodontic Appliances, Genetic 

Engineering, Maxillofacial Surgery, Medicine, Orthodontic Anchorage 

Procedures, Orthodontic Appliance Design, Orthodontic Brackets, 

Orthodontic Retainers, Orthodontic Wires, Pediatric Dentistry, 

Removable Orthodontic Appliances.

Research Interests


Aesthetic Dendistry
Dental Public Health
Maxillofacial Surgery
Orthodontic Brackets
Orthodontic Wires
Pediatric Dentistry

 

Publications
Scientific Activities

Alexandra M KalogerakiPhD

Assistant Professor
Cytopathology
University of Crete
Address:Greece
Biography

Dr. Alexandra M Kalogeraki graduated from Medical School University of 

Athens. He worked in Medical School at the University of Crete and at 

present time I am Assistant Professor of Cytopathology He has 

participated in many Greek, European and International Congresses as 

speaker, chairperson and member of the organizing committee. At the 

same time he published many scientific papers in Greek and in 

International journals (Pub Med). He also have good experience in 

publications. He has research interests in Cytopathology, 

Immunocytologhy, Molecular Cytology, Apoptosis, Oncology.

Research Interests

Cytopathology 
Immunocytologhy 
Molecular Cytology 
Apoptosis 
Oncology

Publications
Scientific Activities

Kim Yeon-DongPh.D

Assistant professor
Department of Anesthesiology and Pain medicine
Wonkwang University Hospital
Address:South Korea
Biography

Dr. Kim Yeon-Dong MD, Ph.D, FIPP is a physician specialist trained in  nesthesiology, and Pain Management.  He completed his medical school at Chonbuk National  University in Jeon-ju city, South Korea and Dr. Kim went on to complete his Anesthesiology and Pain  Medicine residency at The University of Chonbuk National University Hospital.  He practiced in both private and academic hospitals and also served as an Fellowship in Chonbuk National University Hospital.  Dr.Kim also have completed the course of interventional treatment course of WIP(World institute of pain) and have passed the  FIPP(Fellow of Interventional Pain Practice). Dr. Kim continued to studied at the Juntendo University hospital, in Tokyo, Japan at the department of Pain Clinic as a clinical doctor. Now he is a associate professor of Wonkang University, College of Medicain, Iksan, South Korea. and Wonkwang University hospital. He is intersted in chronic pain management including neruropatic pain, cnacer pain and musculoskeletal pain management. He is a Pain Physicians.

Research Interests

Pain management
Musculoskeletal pain
Interventional pain treatment
Ultrasound
Diagnosis of pain

Publications
Scientific Activities