Francisco RUIZ

Name: Francisco RUIZ
Country: Spain
Degrees: MD,PhD,EBOMFS
Current job title: Craniofacial Pediatrics Surgery
Institution: Children Hospital .Málaga.Andalusian Health Service.
Short autobiography:

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon since 2007.Integrant of the Head and Neck Tumors Committee of the General Hospital of Malaga, participating in the clinical practice guidelines and action protocols in relation to squamous cell carcinoma of the upper aerodigestive route. as an author of bibliography referring to the same pathology. As an EIR tutor, member of the working group of the public health system of Andalusia for the EIR training and member of the Teaching Commission demonstrates a great interest in continuing education and professional retraining, These are indispensable tools for clinical research. He has held the European Board of the specialty since 2008 and is a member of the AO (association osteosyntheis) CMF foundation and professor of AO cmf Spain; being the AO an international scientific association that aims to meet the objectives of teaching, research and development in the diagnosis and treatment of traumatic injuries of the locomotor system and the craniofacial skeleton, Osteosynthesis Principles and fundamental bone biology for the clinical imbrication of draft. Since 2014, he is responsible for the Craniofacial Surgery Unit of the Maternal and Child Hospital of Malaga, in which patients of pediatric age are assumed for the reconstruction of congenital, traumatic and oncological defects of the craniofacial skeleton. He is an honorary professor at the Faculty of Malaga and linked to the departments of Oral Surgery at the University of San Antonio Murcia as a graduate professor.

Reason for joining: Interested on improve the attention of the patients affected by craniofacial anomalies in Spain.
Current research interest in relation to the COST Action: Bone regeneration and craniofacial reconstruction.
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