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ALLEN J. MOSES, DDS
DR. MOSES' CURRICULUM VITAE

ALLEN J. MOSES, DDS, DABCP, DABDSM
233 South Wacker Drive
Chicago, Illinois USA

CURRICULUM VITAE

Dr. Moses has a dental practice located in the Sears Tower, Chicago, Illinois.  His primary endeavor is the delivery of high quality, comprehensive general dentistry.  He has a special interest, expertise and board certification in the diagnosis and treatment of craniofacial pain, temporomandibular disorders and oral appliances for controlling snoring and sleep apnea.  He holds a faculty appointment as an assistant professor at Rush University Medical School in the Department of Sleep Disorders, where he teaches, does research and designs oral appliances for sleep apnea and snoring.

EDUCATION:

University of Illinois, Bachelor of Science, 1964.
University of Illinois, School of Dentistry, Doctor of Dental Surgery, 1968.

BOOKS AUTHORED:

“Controversy in Temporomandibular Disorders: Clinician’s Guide to Critical Thinking”, Futa Book
Publishers, Chicago IL, 1997, 192 pp.

UNIVERSITY POSITION:

Assistant Professor, Rush University College of Medicine, Department of Psychology / Sleep Disorders, and Surgery, Chicago IL. 2003 –

BOARD CERTIFICATION:

Diplomate of the American Board of Craniofacial Pain, 2005
Diplomate of the American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine, 2006
 
PUBLISHED JOURNAL ARTICLES:

“Consideration of intercondylar angles in determining a maxillo-mandibular relationship for intraoral
sleep appliance", Sleep Diagnosis and Therapy, June, 2012, Vol 7 No 3, pp 41-49

“Oral Appliance Design”, Technical Corner in “Dialogue”, Issue 2, 2011, pp 
27-30

“Sleepy Drivers”, Sleep Diagnosis and Therapy, September 2011, Vol 6.5

“Evolution of Theory on Oral Appliances and Exercises for Sleep Apnea and Snoring”,  SLEEP DIAGNOSIS AND THERAPY, November/December 2010, Vol. 5(7), pp 22-25
 
“A Case Study of the Anatomic Changes Effected by a Mandibular Advancement Device in a Sleep Apnea Patient”, SLEEP DIAGNOSIS AND THERAPY, January/February 2010, Vol. 5(1), pp 30-34
 
“Protocol for Primary Treatment of Snoring by Dentists” SLEEP DIAGNOSIS AND THERAPY, Oct 2008, Vol. 3(6) pp 21-23

“Pilot Study Testing the Concept of Intraoral Nasal Dilation” with Klockow RG, and Lieberman M, accepted for publication SLEEP DIAGNOSIS AND THERAPY May-June 2008, Vol. 3(3) pp 58-60

“What’s New in Oral Appliances for Snoring and Sleep Apnea”, SLEEP DIAGNOSIS AND THERAPY, Dec 2007, Vol. 2(6) pp 19-24

“Computer Aided Diagnoses of Chronic Headaches: Explanation, Preliminary Data and Implications” with Lieberman M, Kittay I, Learetta JA.  CRANIO, THE JOURNAL OF CRANIOMANDIBULAR PRACTICE, Jan 2006, Vol. 24 (1) pp 60-66

“The Tongue Retaining Device: A New Look at an Old Device” SLEEP REVIEW, Nov 2003, Vol. 4 (7), p 34 – 38, with Alvarez RM
 
“Study of the Effect of External Nasal Dilators on Blood Oxygen Levels in Dental Patients”, JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN DENTAL ASSOCIATION, Jan 2003, Vol. 134, p97 – 101, with Lieberman M

 “Computer Aided Diagnosis of Pain in the Head:  A Paradigm for Construction of the Software”, JOURNAL OF CRANIOMANDIBULAR PRACTICE, July 02, Vol. 2(3), pp 222-230
                                                                          
“Nasal breathing strips as clinical aids in the treatment of mouth breathers”  JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN DENTAL ASSOC, Vol. 132, pp 1555-1556, Nov 2001

“They Just Don’t Understand TMD”, Editorial, JOURNAL OF PROSTHETIC DENTISTRY, July, 1999, pp 117-120

“Politics, Philosophy and TMD”, chapter in textbook, “NEUROMUSCHULAR DENTISTRY IN THE NEXT MILLENNIUM", ed. D. Hickman, Herman Printing Inc/ICCMO, 1999, pp 171-185

“Cephalometric Variation in Patients, With and Without Intraoral Neuromuscular Orthotics”, co-authored with Learreta, J, JOURNAL OF GENERAL ORTHODONTICS, Vol. 10 summer 1999, pp 14-21

“Daubert, Pain, Evidence and Inference in Treating TMD”, DEFENSE COUNCIL JOURNAL, vol.64, no. 4, October 1997, pp. 613-616

“Controversy in TMD: Putting the Issues in Perspective”, DENTISTRY TODAY, vol. 16, April 1997, pp. 92-97

“Good Science, Bad Science, and Scientific Double-talk” ed. CRANIO, JOURNAL OF CRANIOMANDIBULAR PRACTICE, vol. 14, no. 3, July 1996, pp. 170-173

“Objective Electronic Measurement: Part II”, DENTISTRY TODAY, vol. 15, No. 4, April 1996, pp. 102-105
 
“Methodology of Clinical Research in Temporomandibular Disorders” ed. DENTAL ABSTRACTS,  vol. 41, no. 2, 1996, pp. 56-59

“The Clinical Use of Objective Measurement in TMD” DENTISTRY TODAY, vol.14, no. 10, October 1995, pp. 70-73

“Scientific Methodology in Temporomandibular Disorders: Part III, Diagnostic Reasoning”, CRANIO,  JOURNAL OF CRANIOMANDIBULAR PRACTICE, vol. 12, no. 4, October 1994, pp. 259-265

“Understanding the Problems in Defending TMD cases”, DEFENSE COUNSEL JOURNAL, vol. 61, no. 4, October 1994, pp. 593-596

“Scientific Methodology in Temporomandibular Disorders: Part II, Ethology”, JOURNAL OF CRANIOMANDIBULAR PRACTICE, vol. 12, no. 2, April 1994, pp. 114-119

“Understanding Whiplash and TMD”, DEFENSE COUNCIL JOURNAL, Vol. 61, no. 3, July 1994. Pp. 442-445

“Scientific Methodology in Temporomandibular Disorders: Part I, Epidemiology”, JOURNAL OF CRANIOMANDIBULAR PRACTICE, vol. 12, no. 2, April 1994, p. 114-119

“Understanding Temporomandibular Disorders”, DEFENSE COUNSEL JOURNAL, vol. 61, no. 2, April 1994, pp. 279-282

“Understanding Temporomandibular Disorders and Whiplash: Part II “Diagnosis and Treatment” CLAIMS, vol. 41, no. 9, September 1993, pp. 36-37 with Cooper BC.

“Legal Perspectives on TMJ/Whiplash”, JOURNAL OF CRANIOMANDIBULAR PRACTICE, vol. 11, no. 3, July 1993, pp. 237-240

“Understanding Temporomandibular Disorders and Whiplash: Part I, Mechanism & Patient Presentation”, CLAIMS, vol.41, no. 7, July 1993, pp. 32-34 (with Dr. B. C. Cooper)

“Analysis of a Functional Appliance”, Chicago Dental Society REVIEW, 1991, vol. 84, pp. 24-29

“Functional Analysis of a Functional Appliance”, Frontiers of Oral Physiology, Pathophysiology of Head and Neck Musculoskeletal Disorders, Bergamini, M. (ed.), 1990, vol. 7, pp. 122-131

“Airways and Appliances” Chicago Dental Society REVIEW, 1989, vol. 82, pp. 50-57

“Thumb Sucking or Thumb Propping?”, Chicago Dental Society REVIEW, 1987, vol. 80, pp. 40-42

“Cervical Whiplash and TMJ”, reprinted BASAL FACTS, 1986, vol. 8, pp. 61-63

“Cervical Whiplash and TMJ”, TRIAL, 1986, vol. 22, pp. 63-66

“Viewpoint: Advertising May Improve Our Image”, DENTAL ECONOMICS, 1978, pp. 33-36

SCIENTIFIC PAPERS DELIVERED / LECTURES:

"Management, Measurement & Marketing of Treatment of Sleep Apnea & Snoring"' November 7-9, 2014, Chicago IL, 20 hours.

“Management, Measurement & Marketing of Treatment of Sleep Apnea & Snoring”, August 22-23, 2014, Fishkill NY, 16 hours.

“Management, Measurement & Marketing of Treatment of Sleep Apnea & Snoring”, August 8-10, 2014, Chicago IL, 20 hours.

“An Introduction to Dental Sleep Medicine & The Moses® Appliance”, Troy MI, July 24-25, 2014, 6 hours.

“Pediatric Sleep Apnea:  Screening and Treatments That Can Provide Long Term Benefits”, Webinar sponsored by Braebon Medical and Advance Custom Promotions, June 18, 2014, 1 hour.

“An Introduction to Dental Sleep Medicine & The Moses® Appliance”, Arcadia CA, June 13, 2014, 4 hours.

"Oral Appliance Therapy for the Sleep Specialist”, Rush University College of Medicine, Department of Psychology/Sleep Disorders and Surgery, Chicago IL, June 6, 2014, 1 hour.

“Management, Measurement & Marketing of Treatment of Sleep Apnea & Snoring”, April 4-6, 2014, Chicago IL, 20 hours.

“Neurophysiology of Athletic Mouthpieces Relative To Protection, Performance and Concussion”, American Academy of Craniofacial Pain, Scottsdale AZ, January 25, 2014, 3 hours.

“Respiratory Physiology”, Grand Rounds, Rush University College of Medicine, Department of Psychology/Sleep Disorders and Surgery, Chicago IL, November 15, 2013, 1 hour.

“Management, Measurement & Marketing of Treatment of Sleep Apnea & Snoring”, November 9-11, 2013, Chicago IL, 20 hours.

“Management, Measurement & Marketing of Treatment of Sleep Apnea & Snoring”, August 23-25, 2013, Chicago IL, 20 hours.

“Sleep Apnea – Warning Signs and Symptoms”, North American Association of Facial Orthotropics”, Chicago IL, May 3, 2013, 2 hours.

“The Moses Appliance”, Permadental Dental Lab (sponsor), Cologne, 
Germany, April 12, 2013, 7 hours.

“An Introduction to The Moses Appliance”, Labocast Dental Lab (sponsor), 
Paris, France, April 9, 2013, 4 hours.

“The Moses, Mandibular Repositioning Appliance”, Elysee Dental Lab 
(sponsor), The Bible Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, April 7, 2013, 7 hours.

“An Oral Appliance for Treatment of Sleep Apnea and Snoring Must Be 
More Than a Mandibular Advancement Device”, NVTS, 1st Lustrum Congress, Heineken Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, April 6, 2013, 1 hour.

“Management, Measurement & Marketing of Treatment of Sleep Apnea & 
Snoring”, March 8-10, 2013, Chicago IL, 20 hours.

“Kids Apnea”, AACP Mini-Residency, Tufts University, Boston MA, 
January 11, 2013, 1.5 hours.

“The Role of Mouth Pieces in Concussion Protection”, AACP Mini-
Residency, Tufts University, Boston MA, January 11, 2013, 1.5 hours.

“The Role of Oral Appliance in Sleep Medicine”, Department of Sleep 
Disorders, University of Chicago, December 11, 2012, 1 hour.

“Management, Measurement & Marketing of Treatment of Sleep  Apnea & 
Snoring”, Chicago IL, November 9-11, 2012, 20 hours.

“Management, Measurement & Marketing of Treatment of Sleep Apnea & 
Snoring”, Chicago IL, August 10-12, 2012, 20 hours.

“Brief Overview of the Anatomy, Physiology, and Biochemistry of Sleep Disordered Breathing from the Dentist’s Perspective”, AAOSH, Cleveland OH, June 24, 2012, 2 hours.

“Pediatric Dental Sleep Medicine”, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 
Department of Sleep Disorders, Chicago IL, May 18, 2012, 1 hour.

“The Role of Oral Appliances in Adult Sleep Medicine”, Grand Rounds, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Department of Sleep Disorders, Chicago IL, May 18, 2012, 1 hour.

“Pediatric Dental Sleep Medicine”, BRAEBON Users Meeting, Niagara 
Falls, Ontario Canada, May 6, 2012, 1.5 hours.

“Condylar Asymmetries and Use of The Moses Bite Shims”, BRAEBON 
Users Meeting, Niagara Falls, Ontario Canada, May 4, 2012, 1.5 hours  .

“Management, Measurement & Marketing of Treatment of Sleep Apnea & Snoring”, Chicago IL, March 30-April 1, 2012, 20 hours.

“Oral Appliance Therapy”, Rush University College of Medicine, Department of Psychology/Sleep Disorders and Surgery, Chicago IL, Feb 28, 2012, 1 hour.

“Relating Neurophysiology to Oral Sleep Appliances”, Academy of Comprehensive Esthetics, Scottsdale AZ, Nov 3, 2011, 2 hours.

“Splint Therapy for TMD Patients”, University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Orthodontics, September 9, 2011, 1 hour.

“Oral Appliance Therapy”, Rush University College of Medicine, Department of Psychology/Sleep Disorders and Surgery, Chicago IL, August 30, 2011, 1 hour.

“Management, Measurement & Marketing of Treatment of Sleep Apnea & Snoring”, Chicago IL, August 26-28, 2011, 20 hours.

“Sleep Apnea”, 25
th International Symposium on TMJ Dysfunction and Pathology, Brazil, August 19, 2011, 1 hour.

“Relating Neurophysiology to Oral Sleep Appliances”, Grand Rounds Lecture, Rush University College of Medicine, Department of Psychology/Sleep Disorders and Surgery, Chicago IL, August 5, 2011, 1 hour. 
   

“Oral Appliances in Sleep Medicine – Part 2”, Rush University College of Medicine, Department of Psychology/Sleep Disorders and Surgery, Chicago IL, May 3, 2011, 1 hour.

“Oral Appliances in Sleep Medicine – Part 1”, Rush University College of Medicine, Department of Psychology/Sleep Disorders and Surgery, Chicago IL, April 26, 2011, 1 hour.

“Marketing & Management of Snoring & Sleep Apnea”, Chicago IL, March 11-13, 2011, 20 hours.

“Pregnancy and Menopause as They Relate to OSA, Snoring and Oral Appliances”, Grand Rounds Lecture, Rush University College of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Chicago IL,         Nov 17, 2010, 1 hour.


“Sleep Dentistry for MD’s – part 2”, Rush University College of Medicine, Department of Psychology/Sleep Disorders and Surgery, Chicago IL, Nov 16, 2010, 1 hour.

“Sleep Dentistry for MD’s – part 1”, Rush University College of Medicine, Department of Psychology/Sleep Disorders and Surgery, Chicago IL, Nov 9, 2010, 1 hour.

"The Role of Oral Appliances in Sleep Medicine”, Grand Rounds, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Department of Sleep Disorders, Chicago IL, Nov 8, 2010, 1 hour.

"Pediatric Sleep Breathing Disorders”, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Dental Sleep Medicine Mini-Residency, Boston MA, Oct 7-9, 2010, 2 hours.
 
“State of the Science; Management and Measurement of Sleep Apnea and Snoring”, Bellevue WA, Oct 1-3, 2010, 22 hours.

"Diagnosis and Treatment of SDB and OSA in Kids”, American Academy of Craniofacial Pain, 25th Annual International Clinical Symposium, Salt Lake City UT, July 22-24, 2010, 2 hours.

“The Role of Oral Appliances in the Treatment of Sleep Apnea and Snoring”, Grand Rounds Lecture, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Department of Otolaryngology, Chicago IL, June 18, 2010, 1.5 hours.

“Treatment of Pediatric Sleep Disordered Breathing Using Early Orthodontic Palatal Expanders”, MediByte Dental Users Group Meeting, Chicago IL, Jan 30, 2010, 1.5 hours.

"A Dental Sleep Medicine Protocol for Primary Snoring”, MediByte Dental Users Group Meeting, Chicago IL, Jan 30, 2010, 2 hours.

“Dental Sleep Medicine in 2010 – State of the Practice”, MediByte Dental Users Group Meeting, Chicago IL, Jan 29, 2010, 1 hour.

“The Role of Oral Appliances in the Treatment of Sleep Apnea and  Snoring”, Grand Rounds Lecture, Rush University College of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology, Chicago IL, Jan 27, 2010, 1 hour.

“The Role of Oral Appliances in the Treatment of Sleep Apnea and Snoring”, University of Chicago, Department of Otolaryngology, Chicago IL, June 12, 2009, 1 hour.

“The Role of Dentistry in Pediatric Sleep Apnea and Its Close Relative, Upper Airway Resistance Syndrome”, Rush University College of Medicine, Department of Psychology/Sleep Disorders and    Surgery, Chicago IL, May 1, 2009, 1 hour.

“Pediatric Sleep Disordered Breathing”, Grand Rounds, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Department of Sleep Disorders, Chicago IL, March 27, 2009, 1 hour.

“Oral Appliances for Sleep Apnea and Snoring”, University of Chicago, Department of Sleep Medicine, Chicago IL, Jan 9, 2009, 1 hour.
 
“Introduction to Sleep Dentistry”, Odontographic Society of Chicago, Oak Brook IL, Oct 6, 2008, 1 hour.
         

“Snoring is No Laughing Matter:  A Serious Protocol for Primary Treatment of Snoring By Dentists”, Scientific program of the 84th Annual Session of the Greater New York Dental Meeting, New York NY,       Dec 1, 2008, 6 hours.
                      
“More Than You Ever Thought You Needed to Know About Snoring”,  Grand Rounds Lecture, Rush University College of Medicine, Department of Psychology/Sleep Disorders and Surgery, Chicago IL, Feb 22, 2008, 1 hour.

“Spectral Analysis of Snoring: New Data, New Software”, Northwestern University Medical School, Dept. Sleep Disorders, Chicago IL, Feb 20, 2008, 1 ½ hours.

“Mouth-Breathing, Snoring, Sleep Bruxism:  Are we missing the link?”, American Academy of Craniofacial Pain – Latin American Section Meeting, Curitiva, Brazil, Oct 26, 2007, I ½ hours.

“Sleep and Dentistry”, Northwestern University Medical School, Dept. Sleep Disorders, Chicago IL, Oct 3, 2007, 1 hour.

“State of the Science of Sleep Dentistry in the United States”, Diego Portales Universidad, Dental School, Santiago Chile, Dec 29,  2006, 2 hours.

“Facial Development as it Relates to Breathing, Sleep Apnea and Temporomandibular Disorders”, American Academy of Craniofacial Pain – Latin American Section Meeting, Panama City, Panama, Oct 13, 2006, 2 hours.

“Sleep Apnea for Dentists”, Uptown Dental Study Club, Chicago IL, Sept 15, 2006, 1 hour.

“Mouth-breathing as One Possible Etiology of Obstructive Sleep Apnea”, Grand Rounds Lecture, Rush University College of Medicine, Department of Psychology/Sleep Disorders and Surgery, Chicago IL, Aug 4, 2005, 1 hour.

“Incorporation of Protrusive Tongue Reflexes into an Oral Appliance for Treatment of Sleep Apnea”, Northwestern University Medical School, Dept. of Sleep Disorders, Chicago IL, May 3, 2006, 1 hour.

“Sleep Bruxism from the Dentist’s Perspective”, Grand Rounds Lecture, Rush University College of Medicine, Department of Psychology/Sleep Disorders and     Surgery, Chicago IL, April 7, 2006, 1 hour

“Oral Appliances and Tongue Reflexes as they Relate to Treatment of Sleep Apnea”, GEJAL Curetiva, Brazil, Feb 26, 2006, 2 hours.
 
“Oral Appliances, Airway Maintenance and Tongue Reflexes”, Grand Rounds Lecture, Rush University Medical School, Dept of Sleep Disorders, Chicago IL, Oct 21, 2005, 1 hour.

“Treatment Selection in OSA”, Panel Discussion, Techniques in Head and  Neck Surgery, Rush University College of Medicine, Department of Psychology/Sleep Disorders and Surgery, Chicago IL, June 4, 2004, 1¼ hour.

“OSA Treatment Alternatives”, Panel Discussion, Techniques in Head and Neck Surgery, Rush University College of Medicine, Department of Psychology/Sleep Disorders and Surgery, Chicago IL, June 4, 2004, 1¼ hour.
  
“Oral Appliances: How They Work, Relating Tongue, Hyoid Bone, Oropharynx and Posture to Sleep Disordered Breathing”, Rush University Sleep Symposium for Dentists, Chicago IL, May 1, 2004, 1 hour.

“Screening for the Oral Characteristics of Sleep Apnea”,  Grand Rounds Lecture, Rush University College of Medicine, Department of Psychology/Sleep Disorders and Surgery, Chicago IL, April 2, 2004, 1 hour.

“Biomechanics and Physiology Oral Airway Dilators in the Treatment of Sleep Apnea”, Catolico University, AACP Meeting, Buenos Aires Argentina, Oct 28, 2003, 1½ hours

“TMDs and OSA”, Rush University College of Medicine, Department of Psychology/Sleep Disorders and     Surgery, Chicago IL, Chicago IL, June 2, 2003, 1 hour
                                                                         
“A New Force System for Orthodontic Movement Using Clear Plastic Templates” Grupo Estudio JAL, Buenos Aires, Argentina, March 28, 2003, 3 hours

“Computer Aided Diagnoses of Chronic Headache: Data Analysis and Clinical Implication” Catolico Univ / AACP Meeting, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Nov 23, 2002, 1½ hours

“How Dentists Can Improve Breathing” Catolico Univ / AACP Meeting, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Nov 23, 2002, 1 hour

“Dentistry’s Role in Diagnosis and Treatment of Sleep Disorders”, Grand Rounds Lecture, Rush University College of Medicine, Department of Psychology/Sleep Disorders and Surgery, Chicago IL, Nov 15, 2002, 1 hour

“Computer Aided Diagnoses of Chronic Headache: Preliminary Data Analysis”, Annual Meeting American Academy Craniofacial Pain, Las Vegas, NV, July 25, 2002, 1 hour

“Establishing an Intellectual Infrastructure for Differential Diagnoses of Headache Diseases and Disorders”, 1st Symposium of Dept of Temporomandibular Disorders, and Craniofacial Pain, Catolico University de Salta, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Nov 23, 2001, 2 hours

“The Effect of External Nasal Dilators on Blood Oxygen Levels in Mouthbreathers”, Grupo de Estudio de las Patologias de la ATM, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Nov 17, 2001, 3 hours

“Internet Computer Aided Diagnoses of Headaches: Scientific Validation”, ICCMO International Meeting, Bad Homburg, Germany, Oct 5, 2001, 1 hour

“Computer Aided Diagnosis of Headaches and Temporomandibular Disorders”, ICCMO, June 29, 2001, Chicago IL, 2 hours

“Critical Analysis of Research Diagnostic Criteria Relative to a Grant Application”, National Institute of Health/NIDCR, Washington DC, May 14, 2001, 10 Minutes

“TMD is a Disease: True or False?”, American Equilibration Society,     Chicago IL, Feb 21, 2001, 1hour

“Measuring the Gold Standard: A Computerized System for Diagnosis of Headache, Orofacial Pain and TMDs”, Oct 29, 1999, ICCMO International Meeting, Maui Hawaii, 1 hour

“Internet e-diagnosis: Headache, Face Pain and TMDs”, Second International Conference on Computers in Dentistry, Sept 3, 1999, London England, 1 hour

“Building a Scientific Infrastructure for Diagnosis and Treatment of Masticatory Disorders”, Colorado Prosthodontic Association, All-day, Nov 2, 1998, Denver CO, All-day

“Specificity or Non-Specificity in TMD”, Uptown Dental Forum, Chicago IL, Sept 25, 1998, 1 hour

“Philosophy We Share and Putting our Differences in Perspective”, DuPage, Pankey / Dawson Study Club, Naperville IL, Dec 3, 1997,  2 hours

“Controversy in TMD: Pseudoscientific Standards, Scientific Double Talk and Clinical Reality”, Annual Meeting, American Association of Pain Management, Las Vegas NV, Sept 20, 1997, 1 hour

“TMD and Occlusion: Putting the Issues in Perspective”, American Equilibration Society Annual Meeting, Chicago IL, Feb 21, 1997, 1 hour

“Methodology of Scientific Study in TMDs”, Argentine Federal Police Dental Corps, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Nov 22, 1996, 3 hours

“The Effect of Oral Breathing on Facial Growth and Orthodontics”, Catolico University, Orthodontic Graduate Students, Buenos Aires,  Argentina, Nov 30, 1996, 2 hours

“The Clinician’s Perspective and Objective Measurement in TMD”, NIDR/NIH Technology Assessment Conference on Management of TMD, Bethesda, Maryland, May 1, 1996, 10 minutes

“Understanding the TMD Controversy”, International College of CranioMandibular Orthopedics, Phoenix AZ, Nov 1995, 2 hours

“Scientific Revolution as it Relates to Disagreement in TMD over use of Objective Electronic Measurement”, International College of Craniomandibular Orthopedics, Toulouse, France, Oct 19,
1995, 1 hour

“Biometric TMD Index as a Vehicle for Evaluating Treatment Outcomes”, International College of CranioMandibular Orthopedics, Chicago IL, 1994, 1 hour

“Scientific Methodology in Temporomandibular Disorders, Part IV, Evaluation of the TMD Literature Relative to Neuromuscular Instrumentation”, International College of CranioMandibular Orthopedics, Banff, Canada, 1993, 1 hour

“Legal Perspectives of TMJ/Whiplash”, International College  of CranioMandibular Orthopedics, Orlando FL, 1992, 1 hour

“Function Analysis of a Functional Appliance”, International College of CranioMandibular Orthopedics, Florence, Italy, 1989, 1 hour

“Airways and Appliances”, International College of CranioMandibular Orthopedics, Honolulu Hawaii, 1987, ¾ hour

“Thumb Sucking or Thumb Propping?” International College of CranioMandibular Orthopedics, Miami, FL, 1986, ¼ hour

FEDERAL APPOINTMENT:

U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Dental Products Panel Member/Consultant, approximately 1998-2006

U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Dental Products Panel for Evaluation of Dental Devices, Guest Consultant, November 1997 and panel member August 1998.

HOSPITAL AFFILIATION:

Rush University College of Medicine, Department of Psychology/Sleep Disorders and Surgery, Chicago IL, Dental Consultant, 2002 -

Illinois Masonic Hospital, Chicago, IL, Teaching, Attending Staff 1999-2001
   
Michael Reese Hospital, Chicago, IL, Clinical Teaching Attending Staff 1993-2000, 23 Lectures per year to General Dentistry Residents (Lecture Schedule available separately)

PROFESSIONAL CONTRIBUTIONS:

Editorial Board, Cranio:  The Journal of Craniomandibular & Sleep Practice, 2013 - 

Referee , Sleep and Breathing Journal, 2008

Selected to attend ADA Evidence-Based Dentistry Champions Conference.  May 2 – 4, 2008

Board of Directors, American Academy of Craniofacial Pain, 2006 – 2009

Editorial Board, Journal of Sleep Diagnosis and Therapy, 2007 -

Book Review Editor, CRANIO: The Journal of Craniomandibular Practice, 2002 - 2013

Representative to Alliance of TMD Practitioners, 1996 - 2001

International President, International College of CranioMandibular Orthopedics, 1999 - 2001

Referee & Editorial Board, Cranio: The Journal of Craniomandibular Practice, 1999-

Referee, Journal of the American Dental Association, 1998-

President-elect, International College of Craniomandibular Orthopedics, 1997 - 1999

Chairman, Fellowship Board of Examiners, ICCMO, 1993 - 1999

Presenter: NIH/NIDR Technology Assessment Conference on Management of Temporomandibular Disorders, Bethesda, MD, May 1, 1996

Booklet Prepared: ADA Scientific Affairs Committee “The Scientific Basis For the Clinical Use of Objective Measurement Devices in Management of TMD”, June 24, 1996

Presenter: ADA Scientific Affairs Committee “The Gold Standard” and Epidemiology as They Relate to TMD, June 1995, Chicago, IL

Program Chairman, ICCMO Annual Meeting 1994, Chicago, IL

Lecturer, Illinois Medical Assistants Association, April 1993, TMD: Understanding Where It Fits The Medical Model, Regent International College of CranioMandibular Orthopedics, 1986-1997

Lecturer, Arlington Heights-Buffalo Grove Dental Study Club, February 1986, "Use of Bioelectric Instrumentation in Diagnosis and Treatment of Jaw Disorders"

Lecturer, National College of Chiropractic, February 1984, "Relationship of Dentist and Chiropractor in Treating TMJ"

CRANIO, JOURNAL BOOK REVIEWS:

“The Concussion Crisis/Anatomy of a Silent Epidemic, Linda Carroll and David Rosner, Crainio, January 2013, pp 4-6

“The Knife Man:  Blood, Body snatching, and the Birth of Modern 
Surgery”, Wendy Moore, Crainio, October 2012, Vol #4, pp 238-9

“The Family That Couldn’t Sleep:  A Medical Mystery”, D.T. Max, Crainio, April 2012, Vol. 30 (2) p 87-88

 “The Drunkard’s Walk, How Randomness Rules Our Lives”, Mlodinow, Cranio July 2010, Vol. 28 (3) p 152

“Proust Was a Neuroscientist”, Lehrer, Cranio July 2009, Vol. 27 (3) pp 148-149

“Survival of the Sickest:  The Surprising Connections Between Disease  And Longevity”, Moalem, Cranio Jan 2009, Vol. 27 (1) p 10

“World Without End”, Follett, Cranio Oct 2008, Vol. 26 (4) pp 236-237

“Why Darwin Matters:  The Case Against Intelligent Design”, Shermer, Cranio July 2008, Vol. 26 (3) pp 164-165

“How Doctors Think”, Groopman, Cranio April 2008, Vol. 26 (2) pp 84-85

“An Evolutionary Tale, Of Moths and Men: The Untold Story of Science and the Peppered Moth” Hooper, Cranio Jan 2008, Vol. 26 (1) p.4-5

“Runaway Brain: The Evolution of Human Uniqueness” Wills, Cranio, October 2007, Vol. 25 (4) p.233-234

“The Human Vocal Tract: Development and Evolution” Crelin, Cranio, July 2007 Vol. 25 (3) p.157

“Sleep Medicine Secrets” ed. Stevens, Cranio April 2007, Vol. 25(2)

“TMDs, An Evidence-Based Approach to Diagnosis and Treatment”, Laskin DM, Greene CS, Hylander WL, eds.  Quinressence Pub. Co.  Chicago, Cranio Jan 2007, 25(1) p.5-7

“A Whole New Mind: Moving from the Information Age to the Conceptual Age”, Pink, Cranio, October 2006. Vol 24(4) p 235-236

“Guns, Germs and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies”, Diamond, Cranio, July 2006 Vol 24(3) p.154-155

“Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking”, Gladwell, Cranio April 2006, Vol 24(2) p.83-84

“Biography of a Germ”, Karlin, Cranio, Jan. 2006, Vol 24(1) p.6

“Anatomical Atlas of the Temporomandibular Joint”, Ide et al. Cranio, Oct 2005, Vol 23(4) p.248

“Bell’s Orofacial Pain: the Clinical Management of Orofacial Pain” 6 ed. Okeson, Cranio, April 2005, Vol. 23(2)  p. 84-85

“Complications: A Surgeon’s Notebook on an Imperfect Science”, Gawande, Cranio, Jan 2005, Vol. 23(1) p. 6-7

“The Trivium: The Liberal Arts of Logic, Grammar and Rhetoric”, Joseph, Cranio, Oct 2005, Vol 22(4) p 265

“Orofacial Myology: International Perspectives”, Hanson et.al. Cranio, Vol 22(3) p. 179

“Evidence Based Medicine: How to Practice and Teach EBM”, Sackett et.al. Cranio, April 2004, Vol 22 (2) p. 92-93

“Newton’s Madness:  Further Tales of Clinical Neurology”, Klawans, Cranio Jan 2004, Vol 22 (1) p.7

“Patient Centered Interviewing” R. Smith, Cranio Oct 2003, Vol 21 (4), p. 237

“Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine”, Fifteenth ed. April, 2003, 21(2) 87-88

PREVIOUS UNIVERSITY AFFILIATIONS:

Visiting Professor, Catolico University College of Dentistry, Department of Temporomandibular Disorders and Orthodontics, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1999-present

Clinical Instructor and Lecturer, Temporomandibular Disorders, University Of Illinois College of Dentistry – Michael Reese General Dentistry Resident Program, 1993-1996
Instructor, University of Illinois, College of Dentistry, 1972-73, Dept. of Periodontics, Preventive Dentistry

U.S. MILITARY SERVICE:

Captain, United States Air Force Dental Corps.  Active Duty 1968 – 1970.  Reserve 1970 – 1976.  Honorable Discharge.

HONORARY DEGREES:

Fellowship, American Academy of Craniofacial Pain, 2002
Mastership, International College of CranioMandibular Orthopedics, 1993
Fellowship, International College of CranioMandibular Orthopedics, 1986

COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES:

Lecturer, Rotary Club, Schaumburg Chapter, “Snoring and Sleep Apnea”, October 9, 2010

Volunteer Dental Service, JCC Access to Care

Lecturer, Midwest TMJ Support Group, Hinsdale Chapter, June 1994, “What To Do When All the Doctors You Have Seen Disagree”

Series Sponsor and Lecturer, Adult Education Program, High School District 214, 1986, “Second Opinion”

Lecturer, Arlington Heights Library District and Palatine Library District, September, October 1983, “Your Jaw Joint – A Pain In the Neck….or A Real Headache?”

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS:

American Academy of Craniofacial Pain
Chicago Dental Society (Members Group)
Illinois Dental Society
American Dental Association
Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine
New York Academy of Science

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