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  • News
    July 18, 2019

    Getting to know: Emily Nyamu

    Tackling challenges with compassion and determination in equal measures

  • News
    January 13, 2019

    Getting to Know: Ana Tobón

    AO CMF faculty member and web editorial group member Ana Catalina Tobón Trujillo was the first woman in a decade to graduate from her university’s craniomaxillofacial program. 


  • News
    October 11, 2018

    Getting to Know: Michael Turner

    Michael D Turner, MD, DDS, specializing in oral and maxillofacial surgery, is an assistant clinical professor of oral and maxillofacial surgery at Mount Sinai Health System’s Icahn School of Medicine in New York City, US

  • News
    May 22, 2018

    Getting to know: Dr Ryan Chua

    Ryan Chua, MD, DPBO-HNS, who is with the Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, at University of Santo Tomas Hospital in Espana, Manila, Philippines, is implementing what he has learned during his program in the Chang Gung Memorial Hospital in Taiwan in 2016.

  • News
    April 10, 2018

    Getting to Know: Eric Kahugu

    Eric Kahugu is a specialist in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMFS). He is a consultant surgeon at Kenya’s Nairobi Hospital and a member of the hospital’s board and is President of the African Association of Maxillofacial Surgeons.

  • News
    November 14, 2017

    Getting to Know: Amir Elbarbary

    Amir Elbarbary is a Professor of Plastic Surgery at the Ain-Shams Faculty of Medicine in Cairo, Egypt

  • News
    October 03, 2017

    Getting to Know: Yong-Dae Kwon

    Yong-Dae Kwon is a busy and dedicated department chair, surgeon, and educator at Kyung Hee University Dental Hospital in Seoul, South Korea. Here's what Yong-Dae had to say…

  • News
    July 25, 2017

    Getting to Know: Sarah Frommer

    Sarah is a Craniofacial and Pediatric Surgery Fellow at the University of Texas, United States where she is getting prepared to enter this exciting field and work with children.

  • News
    May 29, 2017

    Getting to Know: Jonathas Claus

    Jonathas Claus is an Oral and Maxillofacial Assistant Surgeon at the Governador Celso Ramos Hospital in Brazil where he uses his surgical skills to make a difference in patients' lives.

  • News
    May 02, 2017

    Getting to Know: Jan-Michaél Hirsch

    Jan-Michaél Hirsch is professor Emeritus in the Surgical Sciences and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department at the Uppsala University Hospital in Sweden where he continues working on numerous R&D project to improve patient treatment.

  • News
    February 15, 2017

    Getting to Know: Ariel Hirschhorn

    Ariel Hirschhorn is an Attending Surgeon in the Oral and Maxillofacial surgery department at the Chaim Sheba Medical Center in Tel Aviv, Israel, where he uses his surgical skills to change lives for the better.

  • News
    February 15, 2017

    Getting to Know: Sabine Girod

    Sabine Girod is a specialist in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS) and a Professor of Surgery. She is the OMS Service Chief at Stanford University in the United States. With the AO Foundation, Girod is the Community Development Commission Chair.