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Asia Pacific

Dr William CHEUNG

W Cheung 2

Dr Cheung received his dental degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, USA. He is a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry, the Academy of Dentistry International, and the International College of Dentists.  He maintains a multi-specialty practice in Central of Hong Kong.
Dr. Cheung is Honorary Professor, West China School of Stomatology, Sichuan University in China; Honorary Associate Professor at the University of Hong Kong Faculty of Dentistry and Adjunct Associate Professor at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, USA.  
Dr Cheung has lectured internationally and has published in various dental journals and magazines. He serves on the International Editorial Board of the Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA) and is an Associate Editor of Hong of Hong Kong Dental Journal.


Eastern Europe

Prof. Alexander MERSEL

Alex Mersel

Professor Alexandre Mersel was born in StrasbourgFrance. He earned his doctorate degree at the University of LyonFrance. He specialized in Prosthodontics at the Hadassah Faculty of Dental Medicine. He acted there as Director of Complete Dentures and Gerodontology. He was one of the founder and President of the European College of Gerodontology and also the President of the FDI Section of Gerodontology. He was elected as FDI Councilor and liaison officer for the Education Committee. He is currently:

  • Senior Research Fellow, Department of Community Dentistry Hadassah Faculty of Dental Medicine in Jerusalem
  • Chairman of the Education WG European Organization of the FDI for 10 years
  • Chairman of the Jerusalem District of the Israeli Dental Association
  • Audit of the Prosthodontics Association
  • Member of the Editorial board of several international journals
  • Member of the Pierre Fauchard Academy and the Academy Dentistry International

Prof. Mersel's activities were mostly focused on the development of the East Europe Program, participating and lecturing each year at several National meetings. He launched surveys on the status and the evolution of the Continuing Education and finally the evaluation systems. Meantime, he actively participated in a research concerning the relationship between the NDAs and the Dental Faculties. All the findings were published.


Latin America

To be announced soon


Middle East

Prof. Mounir DOUMIT

Mounir Doumir

Specialist in Public Dental Health Dentistry (P.H.D) and consultant and collaborator in Oral Health projects with the Lebanese Ministry of Public Health (M.P.H).
Professor (P.H.D) and Dean of the School of Dentistry at the Lebanese University.
Expert WHO for oral health since 1994.
First vice-president of CID-CDF (Premier vice-président de la conférence internationale des Doyens des Facultés Dentaires d’expression Française).
Member of the Middle East section of ICD Board. President of the National Commission for Oral Health for the Ministry of Public Health (M.P.H).
Prof. DOUMIT has lectured internationally.

Prof. DOUMIT & coll. publications:

  • “Oral Health in Lebanon: a situation analysis” with the World Health Organization (WHO)
  • “Oral Health program in Lebanon, technical assistance provided for development of baseline studies for salt fluoridation: Final Report on Data collection” with WHO and Texas University


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