Prof. Dr. Zaid H. Baqain

Prof. Dr. Zaid H baqain

Professor - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

The University of Jordan (Jordan)

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Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Sciences (UAE)

Professor Baqain obtained his degree in dentistry from the University of

Jordan (UJ) with distinction, and pursued his postgraduate study and

training in oral and maxillofacial surgery (OMFS) in Jordan and the UK, in

University College London (UCL); Queen Victoria and the Royal London

Hospitals. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in England.

Currently he is a professor in oral and maxillofacial surgery at the UJ, on a

sabbatical at Hamdan Bin Mohammed College of Dental Medicine at

Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Sciences in

Dubai and Dean of the College and Deputy Vice Chancellor of the

University, he is also a consultant OMFS in Dubai Healthcare City. He was

the Vice President of the UJ for Science and Health Schools, and prior to

that Dean of the School of Dentistry.

He is an elected Vice President of the Arab Board for OMFS and a member

on its Specialist Training and Examination Committee. He is an examiner

for the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland for the Membership and

Fellowship examinations. He is a reviewer and a member on the editorial

board for peer reviewed journals with more than 50 publications in

international peer reviewed journals.

Professor Baqain was a member on the, Board; Higher Specialist Advisory

Committee for Dental Specialties; Specialist Training and Examination

Committee for OMFS of the Jordan Medical Council. He was a member on

the Council of Deans of the Society of Arab Dental Faculties. He was honoured by the UCL and the UJ. He served as the Vice Dean, and before that the chairman of the OMFS, Oral Medicine and Periodontology Department at UJ. He was an elected to the Board of the Jordanian Dental Association Council in 2009 for two terms and elected Vice President of the Jordanian Society of OMFS.