Committee

WORLD perio research awards selection committee

Chair: Robert J. Genco, DDS, PhD

Vice Provost
UB Office of Science, Technology Transfer and Economic Outreach
Distinguished Professor
School of Dental Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo
Editor Emeritus, Journal of Periodontology
United States
William V. Giannobile, DDS, MS, DMSc

Chair, Dept. of Periodontics & Oral Medicine Najjar Endowed Professor of Dentistry and Biomedical Engineering
Director, Michigan Center for Oral Health Research
Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Dental Research
United States
Honorary Member: Isao Ishikawa, DDS, PhD

Professor Emeritus
Tokyo Medical and Dental University
Editor Emeritus, Journal of Periodontal Research
Japan
Kenneth S. Kornman, DDS, PhD

President and Chief Scientific Officer
Interleukin Genetics
Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Periodontology
United States

Shinya Murakami, DDS, PhD

Professor and Chairman
Dept. of Periodontology
Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry
Editor, Journal of Periodontal Research
Japan

Maurizio S. Tonetti, DMD, PhD, MMSc, FRCPS, FRCS

Executive Director
European Research Group on Periodontology
Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Clinical Periodontology
Italy