Bassam Hassan graduated and obtained his B.S. degree in dental surgery in 2004 from the University of Baghdad, Baghdad, Iraq. In 2005, he joined the Oral Imaging Center in the Department of Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium, where he obtained his M.S. degree in medical imaging with honor distinction in 2006. Between 2007 and 2010 he joined the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology at the Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam (ACTA) at the University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, NH, The Netherlands, for his Doctoral Program. He obtained his Ph.D. degree in 2010 regarding the topic of the applications of cone beam computed tomography in dentistry. In 2013, Hassan obtained an M.S. degree in surgical dentistry from the University of Amsterdam. Currently, he works as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology at ACTA. Additionally, he serves as a Research Fellow in the Department of Dental Implants and Prosthetic Dentistry in the same institute. He is an active researcher in maxillofacial radiology and his research interests include applications of cone beam CT, head and neck imaging, dental implants, three-dimensional imaging, CAD/CAM, guided surgery, and image guided interventions. Hassan is a Member of the International Association and European Academy of Maxillofacial Radiology and the European Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine and Biology. He is also a Resident Reviewer for the Journals of Clinical Oral Investigations and Dentomaxillofacial Radiology.
Biography Updated on 7 June 2013