Prof. Mark K. Wax
Dr. James C. Melville
Departments of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Oral, Head, and Neck Oncology, and Microvascular Surgery, University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston, School of Dentistry, Houston, United States.
Topic: Maxillofacial bone and nerve regeneration
Esteemed Associate Professor at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston UTHealth, specializing in Oral, Head & Neck Oncology, and Microvascular Reconstructive Surgery. Recognized for Dr. Melville’s outstanding contributions, he has received prestigious awards such as the Faculty Educator Development Award and the AAOMS Advocacy Challenge Coin.
Dr. Melville is highly involved in professional organizations, serving as President of the Oral & Maxillofacial Section of the AADOCR/IADR and holding leadership roles in the AAOMS Clinical Interest Group and the International Academy of Oral Oncology. With extensive experience as a diplomat and examiner, he is a fellow of several prominent surgical associations and has authored numerous textbook chapters and peer-reviewed articles. Dr. Melville's expertise and dedication continue to shape the field of oral and maxillofacial surgery.
Dr. Arshad Kaleem
Head and Neck Oncology and Microvascular Surgery, High Desert Oral and Facial Surgery, El Paso, TX, United States.
Topic: Tissue, engineering and reconstruction of large mandibular, segmental, defects, challenges, and techniques
Dr. Eric M. Genden
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York City, NY, United States.
Topic: Stem cells, and transplant and regenerative approaches to airway defects