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Global Symposium 2018

  • The members of the American Research and Development Institute of Implantology are proud to announce that we will be hosting a Global Symposium during May 18th-20th of 2018. The symposium will be held at the Hilton Hotel in Toronto, Canada and will feature a variety of lecture and hands-on courses. We currently have renowned speakers from the U.S., Germany, and Turkey scheduled to give lecture-based courses during the symposium. We expect to have over 100+ doctors, hygienists, and medical professionals in attendance. Because availability to attend the symposium is limited, be sure to click here to register.

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Renowned Speakers

Dr. Gordon Christensen, DDS, MSD, PhD

Dr. Christensen is the Founder & CEO of Practical Clinical Courses (PCC), an international continuing education organization providing dental education to all dental professionals., and CEO of Clinicians Report Foundation. He has taught over 45,000 hours of continuing education worldwide and has published many books and articles. He has received his DDS, MSD, and PhD degrees, as well as an Honorary Doctor of Science and an Honorary Doctor of Dental Education and Research. Dr. Christensen is currently a practicing prosthodontist in Provo, Utah.


Prof. Dr. Dr. Smeets

Prof. Dr. Dr. Smeets studied human and dental medicine (MD, and DMD) and chemistry  at the RWTH Aachen University of Technology and got a research fellowship there. In 2011, Prof. Dr. Dr. Smeets became a full professor,managing senior physician and Head of Research, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University Medical Center HamburgEppendorf (UKE), Germany. He has won several awards and is continuously authoring publications in the field of implantology and oral surgery.


Dr. Marc Hansen, D.D.S, MSc

Dr. Hansen attended the RWTH Aachen University of Technology where he studied dentistry at the University hospital. In 1997, Dr. Hansen took over a dental office in Dortmund, Germany, which he currently owns and continues to practice in to this day. He has also authored many specialist publications on implantology and belongs to a multitude of scientific associations relating to dentistry and implantology.


Dr. Hasan Aydilek, D.D.S, MSc

Dr. Aydilek attended the Istanbul University where he completed his dental education. He is a master of implant surgery and training at the International Implant Foundation in Switzerland. He has participated in many domestic and foreign dental conferences as a participant and speaker. He has also published many abstracts and articles on implantology. Dr. Aydilek founded three dental hospitals and opened his own hospital in Istanbul where he practices today.


Dr. Bryan P. Jacobs, D.M.D, M.S

Dr. Jacobs is a graduate of the Harvard School of Dental Medicine and the University of Michigan, College of Engineering. He is formally trained in complex rehabilitation, digital dentistry, as well as implant surgery and restoration. Dr. Jacobs also holds a position as a clinical professor at the University of Illinois— Chicago, School of Dentistry. He has published abstracts and articles in multiple international journals.


Dr. Marco Josch

Dr. Josch has been a practicing dentist and implantologist since 1995. He attended the Hannover Medical School in Hannover, Germany. In 2007, Dr. Josch obtained recognition from the BDIZ, whose acronym translates to the Federation of Dentists Working in Implantology in English. Today, Dr. Josch is a practicing dentist and surgeon at his personal practice in Langenhangen, Germany.