Hamdan Bin Mohemmed College of Dental Medicine
Dimitrios Tziafas is Professor of Endodontics and director of the Master of Science in Endodontics Program of European University College at Dubai, DHCC, UAE. He served as Head of the Department of Endodontology at the School of Dentistry, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (1999-2013) and Chairman of the Postgraduate Program of School of Dentistry, Thessaloniki, Greece (2007-2013). Dr Tziafas worked as a visiting researcher in the Institute Biologie Medicale, Faculte de Medecine, Universite Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg, France, and served as the National Representative of Greece in European Committee research networks. He was a board member of the IADR/Continental European Division and served as the President of IADR – Continental European Division (2006-2008). He is member of Research Committee of European Society of Endodontology. He has published eight invited reviews in internationally-recognized biomedical and dental journals, over 50 peer-reviewed research papers, and textbooks chapters or monographs relating to pulp biology, while he has been Guest Editor of the Journal Advances in Dental Research, Volume 15, 2001, on Dentin repair and regeneration.
Dr. Tziafas’ research interests include biology of dentin-pulp complex and regeneration and pathogenesis of pulp inflammation.