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DR. RAGHUNATH PUTTAIAH

Retired Tenured Professor from Texas A&M University College

Dr. Puttaiah is a Public Health Dentist, who has completed studies in Epidemiology (Chronic & Acute Diseases), Dental Public Health (MPH, Residency in Dental Public Health), was awarded the first Johnson & Johnson Post-Doctoral Fellowship in ‘Infectious Disease Control in Dentistry’ at UT Health Science Center Dental School.

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Infectious Disease Control in Dentistry, OSHA & HIPAA

Dr. Raghunath (Raghu) Puttaiah

Dr. Raghu Puttaiah, a Public Health Dentist, completed an MPH and Residency at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and was the first recipient of the Johnson & Johnson Medical Inc. Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Infectious Disease Control in Dentistry Award at UTHSC-SA Dental School (1993-1996). In 2019, he retired as a Tenured Professor from Texas A&M University College of Dentistry, Dallas, Texas, USA. He has presented CDE and Lectures at over 250 venues worldwide in dental safety. In addition, he crafted the Dental Safety Standards for India, released by the Honorable Prime Minister of India (2008).

He has helped the Russian Federation formulate Dental Safety Standards. In addition, he has conducted numerous research projects funded by industry and NIH/NIDCR SBIR Grants, presented over 150 original research abstracts, and published book chapters, research papers, review papers, and regular columns on Dental Infection Control.

Dr. Puttaiah`s training materials are used by other trainers within the United States and worldwide. In addition, he was a reviewer for the Journal of the American Dental Association and the Journal of Dental Education, among many others, is the Editor-at-Large for the Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice, and a grant reviewer for HRSA and PCORI.

He has been a consultant for over 30 dental industries. Dr. Puttaiah has been an invited speaker on dental infection control and safety in the United States, India, Mexico, United Kingdom, Taiwan, Philippines, Malaysia, Thailand, China, Russia, Italy, Jamaica, China, Lebanon, and the Middle East. He has developed comprehensive programs on Dental Infection Control, OSHA, and HIPAA that are currently available on ToothCE.com for dental teams in the United States. He serves as the International College of Dentists Scientific Director for ICD?s Dental Safety Programs. He is the President of ToothCE LLC located in Olney, Maryland, USA

Periodontist & Master in Implant Dentistry - Executive Program Director

Dr. Arturo Zarzar

Founder, CEO, and Clinical Program Director at ZARZAR Dental Live Patient Implant Training & Consulting since Sept 2001 to present. Associate professor in Live Patient Implant Training in Community Dentistry since 2001 to present. Executive Program Director at Camarlengo Dental Institute since Jan 2019 to present. Master and Fellow by the American Academy of Implant Prosthodontics, 2019. Dental Implant Surgeon, Specialist, Dental Implant Trainer, Educator, Instructor and Consultant since 2006 to present. Tri-lingual International Speaker (Spanish, Portuguese, and English). Executive Director Postgraduate Department of Advanced Education - School of Dentistry, Juan Misael Saracho State University at Cochabamba - Bolivia - South America, 2008 - 2015. Head Associate Professor and Clinical Director of the Departments of Implant Dentistry, Periodontics and Dental Implant Prosthodontics - School of Dentistry, Juan Misael Saracho State University at Cochabamba - Bolivia - South America, 2008 - 2015. Master's Degree, Implant Dentistry School of Dentistry, Juan Misael Saracho State University, Cochabamba - Bolivia, 2013. Dual Master's Degree, Periodontics and Prosthodontics School of Dentistry, Maimonides University, Loma Linda University, Barcelona - Spain, 2012.