Prof. Anna B. Fuks was born in Curitiba, Brazil, completed her post-graduate course in Pediatric Dentistry at the University of Alabama, U.S.A. and did her residency at the Children’s Hospital of the same University. She then returned to Brazil, where she practiced and taught Pediatric Dentistry at the University of Parana until 1973.
At that same year she immigrated to Israel and joined the Department of Pediatric Dentistry of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel. reaching the degree of Professor, that she maintains until the present date
. Concomitantly to teaching and clinical practice Prof. Fuks dedicated herself to clinical and laboratory research. .Being fluent in several languages she has lectured in several countries worldwide.
Dr. Fuks has received several international prizes in research, has published over 130 articles in international journals, wrote 16 chapters in Pediatric Dentistry books, and was President of IAPD .
Presently she continues teaching at the Department of Pediatric Dentistry of the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, and is the Principal Editor of the recently published only book specialized in Pediatric Endodontics .