Andre V. Ritter
Andre V. Ritter is an Associate Professor and Graduate Program Director in the Department of Operative Dentistry at the University of North Carolina School of Dentistry, in Chapel Hill, NC, USA. He received his dental doctorate degree from the Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC), Florianopolis, SC, Brazil, in 1987 and an M.S.D. degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) in 2000. Dr. Ritter also has two certificates in operative dentistry, from UFSC and UNC. He is actively involved in clinical and laboratory research, particularly in the areas of biomaterials and caries risk assessment and management. He also maintains a part-time intramural practice devoted to restorative and esthetic dentistry. Dr. Ritter has published numerous journal articles, research abstracts, and book chapters. He is a member of several dental organizations, including the American and International Associations for Dental Research, the European Caries Organization, and the International College of Dentists. Dr. Ritter has presented many scientific papers and continuing education courses regionally, nationally, and internationally.
Biography Updated on 14 April 2011