Simone GrandiniSimone was 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 has the chair of Endodontics and Restorative Dentistry, at Siena University.
He also teaches Restorative Dentistry and Dental Hygiene at the School of Dental Hygienists, and Preventive Dentistry at the postgraduate School of Orthodontics.
Since 2010 he has been the Dean of the School of Dental Hygienists.
Over the last 18 years he has given more than 250 lectures on Endodontics and Restorative dentistry in Europe, America, and Asia.
He has published in many national and international journals, and is a reviewer for many peer reviewed journals.
Fabio GorniFabio Gorni was consulting professor in endodontics at the University of Milan, H. San Paolo. He is active member of the Italian Society of Endodontics, of the Italian Academy of Microdentistry, specialist member of the European Society of Endodontology and member of the American Association of Endodontists. From 1994 to 1998 he was part of the members acceptance committee of the Italian Society of Endodontics, while from 1998 to 2001 he was Cultural secretary of the Italian Society of Endodontics. He was President of the Italian Society of Endodontics from 2003 to 2005. He was speaker in several courses and congresses in Italy and in the enitire world, and published numerous scientific articles on national and international papers. He produced a series of scientific videos in collaboration with Dott. C.J. Ruddle, named -The Endodontic Game” distrubuted in Europe, USA, Canada, Australia and Asia.
Pio BertaniPio Bertani M.D., D.D.S Visiting Professor of restorative dentistry, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, years 2003-2008 Lecturer at the postgraduate course of restorative dentistry, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, years 2004-2005. Lecturer at the Master Course of Prosthetic Dentistry, University of Bologna, years 2009-2013 Co-author of the book “Manuale illustrato di Endodonzia” (Masson, 2003) Co-author of the book “ Manuale di Endodonzia” (Elsevier, 2013) Active member and President in charge of Società Italiana di Endodonzia Active member of Accademia Italiana di Odontoiatria Estetica and of European Society of Endodontics Full member of Association “Amici di Brugg”
Filippo CardinaliGraduate in Dentistry and Dental Prostheses at the University of Ancona in 1992. Active Member of the Italian Society of Endodontics. Certified Member of the European Society of Endodontology. Associate Member American Association of Endodontists. Member of Style Italiano Endodontics. Co-author of the book ” Testo atlante di anatomia endodontica ” published by Tecniche Nuove in 2011. Co-author of the book ” Isolamento del campo operatorio: come razionalizzare la clinica e migliorare la propria vita professionale” published by ANDI Servizi in 2013. Co- author of the book “Manuale di Endodonzia” published by Elsevier Masson Italy in 2013. Lecturer in theoretical and practical courses on subjects related to the isolation of the operative field and endodontics, has participated as a speaker at courses and conferences in Italy and abroad. Private practice , concentrating mainly endodontics and restorative and is the author of publications on journals of national and international sector
Paolo GeneraliM.D. degree cum laude, University of Pavia, 1983 D.D.S. postgraduate certificate, University of Parma, 1987. Active member of Società Italiana di Endodonzia Full member of Association “Amici di Brugg” International Speaker, International Team for Implantology Visiting Professor of Restorative Dentistry, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, years 2004-2009 Lecturer at the postgraduate course of Restorative Dentistry, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, years 2004-2005 Lecturer at the postgraduate course of Clinical and Surgical Endodontics, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, years 2004-2005 Lecturer at the postgraduate course of Clinical Endodontics, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, year 2011 Lecturer at the Master Course of Prosthetic Dentistry, University of Bologna, years 2009-2013
Riccardo ToniniHe graduated in 2004 at University Of Studies Brescia, in 2007 holds a Master of second level in
Endodontics at University of Verona.
He is Active member of Italian Society of Endodontics and active member of Italian Society of Microscopic dentistry.
He works as Endodontist in Brescia. He plans and follows researches for Dental University of Brescia. He patented in 2005 the ProTrain (Endodontic System for Training) and right now develops new products and technologies for companies.
Recently he has started a partnership with AlmaPlasma,an Engineering group in Bologna.
Marco MartignoniMarco Martignoni is graduated con lode at University of Chieti-Italy in 1988. Post Graduate course on Cranio Mandibular Disorders at University of Cagliari. Since 1987 with Prof.Mario Martignoni in restorative dentistry.
He followed continuing education courses at the Henry Goldman school of Dental Medicine, Boston University USA at dott. Herbert Schilder’s department.
He followed continuing education program with dott. Cliff Ruddle in Santa Barbara, California USA
He leads a private clinic in Rome Italy and dedicates his practice mainly to endodontics, pre-prothesic core buil-up and restorative procedures under operatory microscope .
He has published research on post endodontic core build up and, as speaker, and gives numerous lectures and practical workshops in Italy and worldwide on endodontics ,on core build up and restorative procedures and on the use of operatory microscope in dentistry.
He is past-president of the Italian Society of Endodontics.
Has been president of the congress ESE-Rome 2011 (European Society of Endodontology)
He is founder of the Italian Accademy of Microscopic Dentistry and honorary member of the French Society of Endodontics.
Vittorio FrancoDr Vittorio Franco graduated in Dentistry in 1990 at the University of Rome “La Sapienza”. At the present moment Vittorio Franco is the Treasurer of the European Society of
Vittorio Franco is active member and President of the Italian Association of Endodontists (SIE), and active member of the Italian Association of Dental Microscopy (AIOM).
He was the secretary of the ESE 2011 Congress in Rome, member of the ESE membership committee and Secretary of the SIE.
He won the “Riccardo Garberoglio”prize for the research in 2006 and 2016 and the prize for the best presentation in Barcelona Roots Summit in 2010.
During his career he gave Pre-congress Courses, Workshop, and Presentations during many National and International Meeting and was lecturer in many University’s courses.
Dr Franco is author of scientific articles related to Endodontics published on National and International Dental journals and chapters of books related to Endodontics.
He is reviewer for many national and international journals and was member of the scientific committee of the GIE (Italian Journal of Endodontology).
Dr. Franco works in Rome and London with clinical practice limited to Endodontics under microscopic magnification.