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Professor Roger Zwahlen MD, DMD, PD, FMH, FEBOMFS Professor for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Hong Kong, China; Honorary Professor Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Shenzhen Hospital, Peking University, Shenzhen, China; Visiting Professor, Department of Head and Neck Surgery, Sun Yat-sen Cancer Centre, University of Guangzhou, China; Guest Professor, School of Stomatology, Wuhan University, China; Private Docent, Division of Cranio-maxillofacial and Oral Surgery, University of Zurich, Switzerland Professor Roger A. Zwahlen has had his training in General Surgery at two regional hospitals in Switzerland, his Cranio-maxillofacial and Oral Surgery training at the University of Zurich and his Advanced Cleft Surgery Training at the University of Pretoria. He received the following degrees: M.D. (Bern), D.M.D. (Zurich). He obtained both the Swiss specialist physician title (FMH) and the European Fellowship (FEBOMFS) in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He was awarded with the highest academic degree in German speaking Universities, the Private Docent (PD) in the Division of Cranio-maxillofacial and Oral Surgery at the University of Zurich. He is an appointed Examiner of the International Board of Certification of Specialists in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery [IBCSOMS]. In March 2011 he was appointed Full Professor with Tenure in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Faculty of Dentistry of the University of Hong Kong, where he further serves as the Undergraduate Programme Director of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and in various senior management committees. Professor Zwahlen is associated with five national and international Professional Bodies, has published more than 140 scientific papers/abstracts, including four chapters in books, and presented various lectures and courses, nationally and internationally in countries such as South Africa, Malaysia, Singapore, Vietnam, Thailand, People’s Republic of China, Germany, France, Italy, Spain and Switzerland. Various awards and honours have been conferred on him, as the Award for Excellent Clinical and Scientific Activity and Assistance in the Formation of Dentists from the Clinic for Dental, Oral and Maxillofacial Diseases and Cranio-maxillofacial and Oral Surgery, International Who’s Who in Medicine and Health Care, Who’s Who of Intellectuals and Who’s Who in the World. Due to his excellent clinical work in Hong Kong, he was awarded with monetary donations by Sir Gordon Wu. He is interested in soccer, ice-hockey and rugby and enjoys travelling to Italy. He speaks German, English, Italian and French.

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