Oral Reconstruction Foundation – U.S. Section
Board of Directors
The U.S. Section of the Oral Reconstruction Foundation is a private foundation managed by the Board of Directors on the basis of regulations defining the Foundation’s strategy, scientific focus and educational activities. In order to ensure an efficient and high-level of support, board members participate in working groups that coordinate the priorities and activities of the Oral Reconstruction Foundation.
Greg Bryant has worked in the healthcare field for over 30 years. Prior to his current role as President of the Oral Reconstruction Foundation, North America, Greg was Vice President of Education and Programs for BioHorizons, where he spent eight years creating programs focused on dental reconstructive education. In that role, Greg worked with key opinion leaders around the world on educational programs ranging from didactic to hands-on to live surgery and restoration. He joins the Foundation with experience in the healthcare industry from a variety of perspectives, having held management positions in hospital administration, cardiovascular, and dental implants, all with an emphasis on marketing, education and communication. Greg is a graduate of Birmingham-Southern College where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree.
Edward P. Allen DDS, PhD
As a former full-time Professor of Periodontics and current full-time private practitioner, Dr. Allen combines his recognized teaching abilities and clinical skills to present a practical multimedia course on current oral plastic surgical techniques. His passion for teaching and the structure of the courses allow participants to immediately apply the new procedures in their practices. Dr. Allen has served as President of the American Academy of Periodontology Foundation, the American Academy of Restorative Dentistry, and the American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry. Currently, he is the Periodontal Section Editor for the Journal of Esthetic Dentistry and serves on the Editorial Boards of the Journal of Periodontology and the International Journal of Periodontics and Restorative Dentistry.
Dr. Allen is the recipient of the Distinguished Alumnus Award from Baylor College of Dentistry Periodontics Residency Program, the Master Clinician Award from the American Academy of Periodontology, and the President’s Award for Excellence in Dental Education from the American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry. He has published over 100 articles in the area of esthetic surgery and has presented numerous lectures and surgical demonstrations worldwide.
Myron Nevins DDS
Myron Nevins, DDS is the editor of the International Journal of Periodontics and Restorative Dentistry and Associate Clinical Professor of Periodontology at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Nevins is a past President of the American Academy of Periodontology where his contributions have been recognized with the Gold Medal and The Master Clinician Awards.
He is a Professor of Periodontics at the University Of Pennsylvania School Of Dentistry and Adjunct Professor at the University of North Carolina. He maintains a private practice limited to Periodontics and Implantology in Swampscott, Massachusetts.