AADR 2008-Present


2008-09 Brian H. Clarkson
2009-10 Grayson "Bill" Marshall
2010-11 David Wong
2011-12 Jeffery Ebersole
2012-13 Rena D'Souza
2013-14 Peter Polverini

AADR Presidents 2008-Present

Brian H. Clarkson
Thirty-seventh President of the AADR, 2008-2009    

  • Inaugural address delivered in Dallas, Texas, USA, April 2, 2008
    "Change"
    (J Dent Res 87: 510, 2008)
  • B.Ch.D., University of Leeds, Yorkshire, England (1966)
    M.S., University of Rochester, NY (1969)
    Pediatric Dentistry Certificate, University of Iowa (1981)
  • Acting Director, University of Iowa College of Dentistry (1985)
    Dows Institute for Dental Research and Head of the Division of Cariology (1982-86)
    Chair, Department of Pediatric Dentistry (1986-1990)
    Chair, Department of Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics (1990-92)
    Chair, Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences, and Endodontics, University of Michigan School of Dentistry (1992-2006
    Clifford T. Nelson Professor, Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences, and Endodontics, University of Michigan School of Dentistry (1992-Present)
    Chair, Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences, and Endodontics, University of Michigan School of Dentistry (1992-2006)

 

Grayson "Bill" Marshall
Thirty-eighth President of the AADR, 2009-2010   

  • Inaugural address delivered in Miami, Florida, USA, April 1, 2009.
    "Advocacy: Goals Are Dreams We Work For"
    (J Dent Res 88: 395, 2009)
  • BS, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA (1965)
    PhD, Northwestern University, Illinois, USA (1972)
    NIH Post-Doctoral Fellow, Northwestern University, Illinois, USA (1973)
    DDS, Northwestern University, Illinois, USA (1986)
    MPH, Epidemiology, University of California, Berkeley, USA (1992)
  • Instructor, Department of Biological Materials, Northwestern University, Illinois, USA (1973-74)
    Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Materials, Northwestern University, Illinois, USA (1974-78)
    Associate Professor, Department of Biological Materials, Northwestern University, Illinois, USA (1978-87)
    Visiting Fellow, Dental Prosthetics, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia (1981)
    Professor, University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), Division of Biomaterials and Bioengineering (1987-Present)
    Chair, University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), Division of Biomaterials and Bioengineering (1988-Present)
    Guest Staff Scientist, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Washington, DC, USA (1989-Present)
    UCSF Graduate Groups in Oral and Craniofacial Sciences (1990-Present)
    Director, UCSF Presidio Clinical Research Unit (1992-96)
    Program Director, UCSF Institutional Dental Scientist Award Program (1996-2004)
    UCSF Institutional Dental Scientist Training Program (1996-Present)
    UCSF Comprehensive Oral Health Training Program (2001-Present)
    Vice Chair, UCSF,  Department of Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences (2005-Present)
    Chair, UCSF Graduate Groups in Oral and Craniofacial Sciences (2005-Present)

 

David Wong
Thirty-ninth President of the AADR, 2010-2011

  • Inaugural address delivered in Washington, DC, USA, March 3, 2010
    "Seize The Day"
    (J Dent Res 89(5): 429, 2010)
  • B.Sc., Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada (1979)
    D.M.D., University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada (198)
    D.M.Sc., Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA (1985)
    Certificate, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA (1985)
  • Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Head of the Division of Oral Pathology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA (1992-2001)
    Professor, Director of the Dental Research Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, USA (2002-Present)
    Chair of the Division of Oral Biology and Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, USA (2003)
    Associate Dean of Research, University of California, Los Angeles, USA, School of Dentistry (2005)
    Associate Dean of Research, Professor of Oral Biology, Oral Biology & Medicine, and Director of Dental Research Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, USA (present)
    Felix and Mildred Yip Endowed Professor in Dentistry, University of California, Los Angeles, USA, School of Dentistry (present)

 

Jeffery Ebersole
Fortieth President of the AADR, 2011-2012

  • Inaugural address delivered in San Diego, California, USA, March 16, 2011
    "If Not Us, Who? If Not Now, When?"
    (J Dent Res 90(7): 827, 2011)
  • Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA (1975)
    NIH Predoctoral Trainee, University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine, Pennsylvania, USA (1971-1975)
  • Instructor, Department of Microbiology, Community College of Allegheny County, Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, USA (1973-1974)
    Assistant Member, Forsyth Dental Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA (1977-1980)
    Associate Member, Forsyth Dental Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA (1980-1985)
    Assistant Clinical Professor of Oral Biology and Pathophysiology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA (1980-1983)
    Associate Clinical Professor of Oral Biology and Pathophysiology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA (1984-1985)
    Senior Member, Forsyth Dental Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA (1985)
    Research Affiliate, The Forsyth Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, USA (1985-Present)
    Associate Professor of Periodontics and Microbiology, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, USA (1985-1994)
    Professor of Periodontics and Microbiology, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, USA (1994-2000)
    Alvin L. Morris Professor of Oral Health Research, Director of the Center for Oral Health Research, University of Kentucky, USA (2000-Present)
    Associate Dean for Research, University of Kentucky College of Dentistry (2002-Present)

 

Rena D'Souza
Forty-first President of the AADR, 2012-2013  
  

  • Inaugural address delivered in Tampa, Florida, USA, March 21, 2012
    "Shaping Our Future"
    (J Dent Res 91(8): 729-730, 2012)
  • B.D.S. (Bachelor of Dental Surgery), University of Bombay, India (1977)
    D.D.S., University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston (1985)
    M.S., Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston (1985)
    Ph.D., Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston (1987)
  • General Practice Residency, Departments of Oral Surgery, Operative Dentistry and Periodontics, Government Dental College and St. George's Hospital, University of Bombay, India (1977-78)
  • Assistant Professor (part-time), Department of Anatomical Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston (1985-1988)
    Assistant Professor (Full-time), Departments of Basic Sciences and Anatomical Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston (1989-1995)
    Associate Professor with Tenure, Department of Orthodontics (1999-2001); Department of Basic Sciences (1995-1999), University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston
    Professor with Tenure, Department of Orthodontics, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston (2001-2006)
    Professor with Tenure, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Texas A&M Health Science Center Baylor College of Dentistry (2006-Present)

 

Peter Polverini
Forty-second President of the AADR, 2013-2014    

  • Inaugural address delivered in Seattle, Washington, USA, March 20, 2013
    Ensuring that Research and Discovery Remain Core Values of Dentistry
    (J Dent Res 92: 483-484, 2013)
  • D.M.Sc., Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    D.D.S., Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA (1973)
  • Dean and Professor, University of Michigan Dental School, USA (2003-Present)
    Professor of Pathology, University of Michigan Medical School, USA ( 1992-Present)
    Associate Professor of Pathology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, USA (1981-1992)
    Assistant Professor of Diagnostic Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, (1977-1980)

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