In order to enable the knowledge and information accessible to everyone, Ishik University College of Dentistry holds its annual conference on Oral Sciences. The International Visible Conference aims to gather researchers, practitioners, dentists, educators, and scholars with interests in any fields of dentistry at all levels from around the world. The ICOS 2016 conference is designed to attract the research communities to promote connections between theory and practice and explore different perspectives on the application of research findings into different dentistry field.
Dr. Jafar Naghshbandi is a Board Certified Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology. He attended college at Texas Christian University (T.C.U) in Fort Worth Texas, U.S.A and graduated with two Bachelor of Science degrees in 1984 and 1987 prior to entering dental school. Dr. Naghshbandi received his doctorate degree in Dental Surgery (D.D.S) from the University of Texas Health Science Center Houston Dental Branch (U.T.H.D.B) in 1991. His post-doctoral training includes the Periodontal Specialty Residency at U.T.H.DB (1993-1996) and the Endodontic specialty residency at the University of Southern California (U.S.C) 2001-2003. He also earned a Master of Science M.S degree concurrently with his specialty training. His academic appointments include Assistant Professor Department of Stomatology, Advanced Education in Periodontics U.T.H.D.B (1996-2001); Assistant Professor, Adjunct Faculty Advanced Endodontics, USC School Of Dentistry (2003-present) and Consultant in both periodontics and endodontics at King Abdulaziz Medical Center-NGHA (20013-2014). Dr. Naghshbandi has received many awards and lectured on several periodontal, dental implantology and endodonics related topics including periodontal surgeries, bone augmentation/regeneration, dental implant, and surgical and non-surgical endodontic therapy in the United States and international meetings. His scientific articles published in international journals could be viewed on PubMed.
Dr. Nabeel Seryoka Martani, BDS, MSc, PhD
Nabeel S. Martani is a lecturer in the Department of Conservative Dentistry at Hawler Medical University in Iraq. In 1996, he received BDS degree (Dental & Oral Surgery) from University of Mosul in Iraq. He took MSc degree in Conservative Dentistry from University of Salahaddin in 2003. In 2015, he earned PhD degree from the Department of Oral Rehabilitation Science at Beirut Arab University in Lebanon. Martani is one of the expert practitioners in Cosmetic Dentistry.
Dr. Ahmad Jawad was born on 1981, graduated from Mosul University/College of Dentistry ranking 3rd on 2004. He worked as demonstrator in Conservative Department untill 2009 then was awarded a scholarship to China to take the Master Degree in Conservative Dentistry In 2012 he graduated from Huazhong University of Science and Technology. After the Master Degree he studied another year as advanced medical student in the same university having a certificate in Advanced Endodontics. He worked as assistant lecturer in Mosul University and Ishik University. He has many published articles in international journals. He can speak English, Spanish, Chinese and Arabic. He is married and has three children.
Dr Ali Ilker Baştan was born on 12 April 1975 in Kocaeli, Turkey. He attended to the Istanbul University Faculty of Dentistry in 1994 and graduated in 1999 with DDS degree. After completing Faculty of dentistry, he enrolled Master of Science program in Oral Implantolgy in Yeditepe University Faculty of Dentistry and graduated in 2003 with MSc degree. Between 2004-2005 he worked in Gulhane Military Hospital as Oral Surgeon. He has an extensive experience in oral implantolgy and practicing as implant specialist private practioner in Istanbul more than 10 years. He gave numerous lectures and presentations in the field of oral implantology. In 2012, he attended mastership program for laser dentistry in Aachen University with the partnership if Bezmialem University. After completing mastership program in laser dentistry, he became to perform dental implant and minor oral surgery applications with assistance of Er:YAG, Nd:YAG and Diode laser systems. He is married and he has two daughters.
Prof. Dr. Ali F. Alzubaidee, FDS-RCS, FFD-RCS
Dr. Ali F. Alzubaidee was born in Baghdad 1954, graduated from the College of Dentistry/Baghdad University 1977. He worked as resident in Maxillofacial surgery centres in Baghdad for 2 years (up to the end of 1982). He was awarded a scholarship to UK to take the FDS RCS degree in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery which he did in 1988. He had another degree from the Republic of Ireland in Oral Surgery and Oral Medicine (FFD RCS). From 1988 to 1994, He worked in Mosul as Specialist in Maxillofacial Surgery and Oral Medicine and also as Lecturer in the University of Mosul / College of Dentistry. The goverment had moved him to Baghdad to work in a College of Medicine and in the University Teaching Hospital. He had appointed in a Medical Research Centre and to give lectures in the Dental Colleges of Baghdad and Al Mustansereya. He was awarded the title of Professor in 2001 and the title of Consultant in 2002. In 2005, Hawler Medical University had choosen him to come to Kurdistan Region/Hawler College of Dentistry to supervise a postgraduate unit and to start an organized and planned postgraduate teaching in Hawler (Erbil) in January 2006. He has been involved in many scientific activities specially in Education, sharing in many committees. He was awarded another degree in 2012 which is the Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow FDS RCPS (Glasgow) in Dental Surgery. He is now one of the members of Kurdistan Board of Medical Specialties.
Welcome Speech – Prof. Dr. Ahmet Öztaş – President, Ishik University
Speech – Minister of Health
Speech – Dean of Faculty of Dentistry, Hawler Medical University
Speech – Dean of Faculty of Dentistry, Ishik University
Periodontology – Prof. Dr. Omar Naghshibandi, MSc, Ph.D. – Dental Implants in the Aesthetic Zone
Coffee Break 1
Maxillofacial Surgery – Dr. Ali I. Baştan, DDS, MSc – Using Er:YAG dental laser systems in Oral Surgery
It’s a lunch or dinner time. Get some rest!
Cosmetic Dentistry – Dr. Nabeel Seryoka Martani BDS, MSc, PhD – Paradigms of Guided Cosmetic Restorations
Coffee Break 2
Endodontics – Dr. Ahmad Jawad, BDS, MSc – Hydrodynamic disinfection: Tsunami Endodontics
Education in University – Prof. Dr. Ali F. Zubaidee, BDS, FFDRCSC (Ire), FDSRCS (Eng), FDSRCDS (Glasgow) – A brief glance at our dental Education “Assessment and Suggestions”