Session III: Immediate Loading: When and Where for Whom?
Sunday, June 9 8:00 am - 8:15 am Grand Ballroom (Salon A-E)
Hom-Lay Wang,DDS, MSD, PhD,is the Collegiate Professor of
Periodontics and director of the Graduate Periodontics Program at the University of Michigan and also serves as a research advisor for growth factors and bone regeneration at King Saud University in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. He received his DDS from Taipei Medical
College in Taiwan, his DDS and MSD from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, and his PhD from Hiroshima University in Japan. He is a Diplomate and a former co-chair and director of the American Board of Periodontology; the president, board director, and Diplomate of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists; and a Fellow of the American College of Dentists. He is a past president of the Midwest Society of Periodontology, a former consultant for the American Dental Association Commission on Dental Accreditation,
and a former editor-in-chief for the Open Dentistry Journal. He currently serves as an associate editor for several journals, including the International Journal of Oral and
Maxillofacial Implants. He is a founding editorial board member for the newly introduced Clinical Advances in Periodontics and sits on the editorial boards for several other journals, including the International Journal of Periodontics and Restorative Dentistry. Dr Wang is the recipient of several awards and honors and has published more than 22 book chapters/reviews and more than 250 scientific articles.