Gil Alcoforado2017-10-04T07:29:16+00:00

Project Description


Gil Alcoforado

Graduated in Dentistry in 1980 – University of Lisbon

Specialty in Periodontology – University of Bergen, Norway – 1983
Visiting Researcher at the U. of Pennsylvania with Profs. Jorgen Slots, Sture Nyman and Max Listgarten – 1986 (Full time)
Visiting Professor at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor – 1989/1990 (Full Time)
Ph.D. in Periodontology at the University of Lisbon – 1995
Visiting Professor at the U. of Southern California – 2000 – Today
Chairman and Full Professor, Depart. of Periodontology and
Director of the Master Program in Periodontology (3 years program), U. of Lisbon – 1995-2014
Vice-Dean Lisbon Dental School, University of Lisbon -2000 – 2004

Founder and Past-President of the Portuguese Periodontal Society
Past-President of the European Federation of Periodontology – 2003
Fellow of the International College of Dentists (since 1985) and Regent for Portugal since 2009

Chairman of the Philip Dear Foundation – ICD – European Section – since 2013
Fellow of the Pierre Fauchard Academy
Fellow of the International Team for Implantology, Past-Chairman of the Iberian ITI Section
Fellow of the American College of Dentists – Since 2009

Board Member of the EAO (European Association of Osseointegration) – since 2012. Responsible for the EAO Master Clinician Courses. Co-Chair of the Education Committee