From the Agenda

Osteoporosis and medication related osteonecrosis of the Jaw

Professor Lars Rasmusson, MD, DDS, PhD

Head Dept. of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Lars Rasmusson, MD, DDS, PhD
Professor and consultant maxillofacial surgeon
Head dept. of oral and maxillofacial surgery
The Sahlgrenska Academy
University of Gothenburg
Professor Rasmusson is a graduate (DDS) from the Faculty of Odontology, University of Gothenburg Sweden and (MBBS) from Barts and The London, School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary, University of London, UK. In 1998 he defended a PhD thesis in biomaterial sciences and in 2002 he was appointed senior lecturer in maxillofacial surgery. In 2007 he was appointed professor of maxillofacial surgery and since 2008 he is head of the department of oral and maxillofacial surgery, The Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg. He has published around 100 papers and book chapters in the fields of oral and maxillofacial surgery. Mr. Rasmusson is also consultant surgeon at the Sahlgrenska University hospital and the clinical work is concentrated to orthognathic and reconstructive surgery.