University of California at San Francisco
Richard C. Robert, DDS, MS is a Clinical Professor in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University Of California at San Francisco and has a private practice in South San Francisco. California. Dr. Robert received his BS in Applied Biology from Georgia Institute of Technology and his DDS from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. During his undergraduate and dental training he conducted research in bioengineering and then while in the U.S. Army conducted bone graft research at the Letterman Army Institute of Research. He completed his oral and maxillofacial surgery training at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. He is currently in private practice and is Clinical Professor in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of California Medical Center in San Francisco in the OMFS residency program. He directs the Office Anesthesia curriculum and co-directs the curricula in Major Surgical Anatomy and Dentoalveolar Surgery. He is recipient of the Outstanding Educator of the Year Award and the Distinguished Colleague Award at the School of Dentistry at UCSF. He is active in hospital affairs and chaired the sections of Oral Surgery and Dentistry at Mt. Zion Hospital in San Francisco and Seton Medical Center in Daly City, California.
Dr. Robert is active in numerous committees and councils of the California Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. He lectures nationally and internationally on a variety of topics including anesthesia, emergency preparedness, management of medical emergencies and orthognathic surgery. He chaired the Task Force which created the AAOMS DVD on Anesthesia and has authored chapters on anesthesia and pharmacology in two current textbooks and articles in oral and maxillofacial surgery journals. He is the recipient of the Committee Person of the Year, the President’s Award, and the Distinguished Service Award of the California Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and the AAOMS Committee Person of the Year Award. He has participated in the California Careforce and local outreach programs to provide care for the underserved.
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Thursday, April 25
1:45 PM – 2:30 PM