Prof Simone Grandini
Born on 22nd February 1970 in Florence, Italy and graduated in 1994 from the Dental School of Florence University. In 1995 he obtained a postgraduate certificate in Periodontology at the University of Genoa, Italy and in 1996 he obtained a postgraduate certificate in Restorative dentistry at the University of Florence, Italy. He was clinical instructor of Restorative Dentistry at the University of Florence (1997-1999) In 1999 he started working as visiting professor at the University of Siena, Italy. In 2002 he obtained a Master of Science in Dental Materials and Clinical applications, and in 2004 he completed his PhD studies at Siena University with the thesis “Basic and clinical aspects of selection and application of fiber posts”. Since 2005 he has been Head of Department and is Chair of Endodontics and Restorative Dentistry in Siena University. Since 2010 he has been the Dean of the School of Dental Hygienists. Over the last 20 years he has given more than 700 lectures on Endodontics and Restorative dentistry in Europe, America, Asia, Africa and Oceania. He has published more than 300 papers in national and international journals, and is a reviewer for many peer reviewed journals. Board Member of SIDOC (Italian Society of Conservative Dentistry), active member of IAED (Italian Adademy of Esthetic Dentistry), academic member of SIE (Italian Society of Endodontics), IADR.