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Empowering clinicians to embrace superior quality treatments

FOR is a global, non-profit organization advocating science, education and humanity in oral rehabilitation. In partnership with Nobel Biocare and governed by an independent board of trustees, we pursue a united mission to improve the quality of treatment available to oral healthcare providers. Together, we support projects in surgical, esthetic and reconstructive oral rehabilitation with a commitment to scientific credibility, evidence-based education and ethics.

Our ultimate goal is to empower more clinicians to embrace superior quality treatments, from routine to challenging, to enhance oral rehabilitation for patients across the globe.

 

The FOR website: The online resource for dental professionals

As part of our dedication to education we offer more than 1'000 resources created by dental professionals, reviewed by leading experts and available free of charge. Here is what you get access to with your free account:

 

The FOR Board

FOR is led by an international Board of Trustees of renowned clinicians and scholars. Learn more about each board member by clicking on their names.

Dr. Jay P. Malmquist is an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon and has been the Chairman of the Foundation for Oral Rehabilitation since August 2018. He has been part of the FOR board since its inception in 2013 and has shaped the success of FOR with his experience as practitioner and board member of multiple highly influential dental associations.
Prof. Dr. Ye Lin is an academic expert in the field of Oral Implantology. He has joined the FOR board in 2013 and has authored various publications.
Dr. Ana Ferro is an expert in Periodontology, Oral Surgery and Dental Implant Rehabilitation. After joining multiple programs of FOR and contributing with content, she joined the foundation's board in August 2018.
Dr. James Chow is an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon and an expert in training dental professionals. He has contributed to FOR with multiple treatment presentations and video lectures and joined the board in August 2018.
Prof. Dr. Joannis Katsoulis is a Prosthodontist and professor at the University of Bern. As professional with many years of experience both in clinical practice and clinical research, Dr. Katsoulis joined the foundation's board in 2019.
Dr. Chandur Wadhwani is a globally renowned expert in the field of Implant Prosthodontics. He joined the foundation's board in 2019 after having contributed for more than four years to the foundation's learning resources.

Editor-in-Chief

All scientific and educational resources published by the Foundation for Oral Rehabilitation have been created and reviewed by leading experts in the respective fields. The FOR Editor-in-Chief oversees all publications and ensures they meet the highest educational and scientific standards.

Prof. Dr. Charles Goodacre is a globally renowned academic expert in Prosthodontics with long time experience in the education of dental professionals. As a board member, Dr. Goodacre has driven and lead FOR's educational and scientific publications since the beginning of the Foundation in 2013. In 2019, Dr. Goodacre was elected Editor-in-Chief and will continue to ensure the highest quality of all publications.

The FOR Center Team

The FOR Center Team is taking care of the global and local infrastructure and the administration of the foundation.

As the Executive Director of FOR, Michael is leading the FOR Center Team. He has been working in the dental field for more than 15 years in different functions mainly in the clinical research area.
Biancamaria is the Project Manager of FOR. She is a dental technician, and earned a Bachelor and Master Degrees in Materials Engineering for biomedical applications. With more than 10 years working experience in the dental industry, Biancamaria manages the clinical and scientific contents of the foundation.
Daniel is the Clinical Education & Communication Manager at FOR. He is a certified dental technician and has an MBA in International Management. Daniel manages the strategic projects at the foundation.
Joel is the Marketing and Digital Media Manager of FOR. Joel is taking care of the technical aspects of the foundation's digital offering including the website and its communication channels.

The FOR Experts

FOR would not be what it is today without our expert's contributions. More than 150 experts worldwide are contributing with content. Learn more about our experts through the link below.

Do you need further information?

Please feel free to contact us at any time. We welcome your feedback and look forward to hearing from you.

FOUNDATION FOR ORAL REHABILITATION (FOR)
Werftestrasse 4
PO Box 2558
CH-6002 Lucerne 2
Switzerland

Tel +41 (0)41 248 08 57
Email: [email protected]