Prof. Satoshi Fukumoto (Japan)


Prof. Satoshi Fukumoto is Professor of Paediatric Dentistry at the Tohoku University Graduate School of Dentistry (2007.11-) and Kyushu University Faculty of Dental Science (2019.4-), Japan. He graduated with his DDS from the Nagasaki University, School of Dentistry in 1994 and his PhD in 2000. He has held numerous posts including Visiting Researcher, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR), NIH, USA, Associate Professor at the Division of Paediatric Dentistry, Kyushu University Graduate School of Dentistry. His research theme is regeneration research using dental pulp stem cells and iPS cells. Further, he is interested in materials for prevention of dental caries including fissure sealant and tooth surface coating material.