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ย Dr. Yazan Hassona | Oral medicine |Best Researcher award

 

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐ŸซProfessional Summaryย ๐ŸŒŸ

Dr. Yazan Hassona, BDS, MFDSRCSI, FFDRCSI (OSOM), PhD, JB (OM), is a highly qualified and accomplished professional in the field of dentistry, oral medicine, and special care dentistry. With a diverse educational background spanning Jordan, Ireland, and the United Kingdom, Dr. Hassona holds notable qualifications, including a PhD from the University of Bristol. As a clinical expert, researcher, and educator, he has received numerous awards for his contributions, notably for his extensive publications and leadership roles. Dr. Hassona’s pioneering efforts include establishing the first dedicated special care dentistry service in Jordan, initiating postgraduate training programs, and co-founding organizations to promote oral health awareness in disability. His commitment to providing dental care to underserved populations and refugees reflects his dedication to community well-being.

๐ŸŒ Professional Profiles

๐Ÿ“œ Qualifications

2001: The General Secondary Education Certificate (GSEC); Ministry of Education, Zarqa, Jordan, 2006: Bachelor in Dental Surgery (BDS); The University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan, 2008: Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons (MFDSRCSI), Dublin, Ireland, 2011: Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons (FFDRCSI/OSOM), Dublin, Ireland, 2013: Doctor of Philosophy (PhD); University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom, 2013: Jordanian Board in Oral Medicine (JB/OM); Jordan Medical Council, Amman, Jordan

๐ŸŽ“ Clinical Training

2006-2007: Internship dentist at Jordan University Hospital; Jordan, 2007-2009: Resident in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery; The University of Jordan Hospital; Jordan, 2009-2013: Clinical fellow in Oral Medicine and Special Care Dentistry; Bristol Dental Hospital; UK

๐Ÿ” Research Training

2008-2009: Research assistant; School of Dentistry; The University of Jordan, 2009-2013: Research fellow; School of Medicine and Dentistry; University of Bristol; UK

๐Ÿ† Awards

2006: Nabil Barakat prize for distinguished students; The University of Jordan, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019: The most published researcher prize; The University of Jordan, 2018: Yong research competition award; International Association for Disability and Oral Health (IADH), 2020: Hamdi Mango award for distinguished researchers, 2022: IADH research award

๐Ÿ‘จโ€โš•๏ธ Current Posts

Dean; School of Dentistry; Al-Ahliyya Amman University, Director; Centre for Oral Diseases Studies (CODS), Head of Oral Medicine Education Committee; Jordan Medical Council, Program director Postgraduate Oral Medicine and Special Care Dentistry; The University of Jordan Hospital, Consultant Oral Medicine and Special Care Dentistry; The University of Jordan Hospital, Consultant Special Care Dentistry; Saudi Hospital; Amman, Founding member of the Jordanian Society of Oral Medicine and Pathology

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐ŸŽ“ Previous Posts

Professor; School of Dentistry; The University of Jordan, Vice Dean for Academic and Administrative affairs School of Dentistry; The University of Jordan, Assistant Dean for Quality assurance; The University of Jordan, Assistant Dean for Student affairs; The University of Jordan

๐Ÿ’ผ Clinical Expertise

Dental treatment of special care patients, including medically complex patients, elderly individuals, cancer patients, and patients with disabilities. Medical management of oral and maxillofacial diseases, covering a wide spectrum of oral mucosal diseases, salivary disorders, jaw diseases, orofacial pain, and oral sensory and motor disorders.

๐Ÿ”ฌ Research Interest

Diagnostic delay in oral diseases, Quality of patient-related health informatics, Oral diseases in syndromic patients, Oral health care in vulnerable individuals

๐Ÿ“– Continuing Education

Active local/international speaker on various fields of special care dentistry. Organized several courses on dental management of special care patients, dental care in autism spectrum disorder, dental care in cerebral palsy, dental care under general anesthesia for the special care patient, and management of medical emergencies in dental practice.

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿซ Teaching and Examinations

Oral medicine courses (clinical and theory) for fourth and fifth-year dental students, Case-Based Learning (CBL) of systemic diseases for dental students, Clinical-pathological conference (CPC) for residents and interns, External examiner for several master theses at the University of Jordan and at Jordan University of Science and Technology, External examiner for 5th-year dental students at Jordan University of Science and Technology

๐Ÿ“ Editorial and Peer Reviewing

Editorial board on Oral Diseases, Editor-in-chief ASDH digest (Journal of the Arab Society for Disability and Oral Health), Active reviewer for various journals, including Oral diseases, Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology and Oral Radiology, International Dental Journal, European Journal of Dental Education, Journal of Oral Path

Yazan Hassona | Oral medicine | Best Researcher award

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