Christoph H.F. Hämmerle
2003-2017 Board Member of the Osteology Foundation
2003-2015 President of the Osteology Foundation
Prof. Dr. med. dent. Dr. h.c.
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|1977-1982||Undergraduate Studies in Dental Medicine (Graduation as DMD)|
|1982-1986||Associate in two private practices in Switzerland|
|1986-1988||Specialist Education in Periodontology, University of Bern, Switzerland|
|1988-1989||Assistant Professor, Department of Stomatology, University of California at San Francisco, USA|
|1989-1991||Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Stomatology, University of California at San Francisco, USA|
|1989-1998||Assistant Professor, Clinic for Periodontology & Fixed Prosthodontics, University of Bern, Switzerland|
|1990||Specialist Certificate in Periodontics, Swiss Federal Office of Public Health|
|1997-2000||Associate Professor, Clinic for Periodontology & Fixed Prosthodontics, University of Bern, Switzerland|
|1998-1999||Visiting Scholar, Department of Physiology, University of Sydney, Australia|
|2000||Specialist Certificate in Prosthodontics, Swiss Federal Office of Public Health|
|2000-||Professor and Chairman, Clinic for Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics and Dental Materials Science, University of Zurich, Switzerland|
|2000-||Director of the Post-Graduate Program in Reconstructive Dentistry, Clinic for Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics|
|2001-||Director of the ITI Scholarship Program, Clinic for Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics|
|2006-2007||Visiting Professor, Department of Reconstructive Dentistry, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia|
|2009-2013||Vice Dean of the Medical Faculty for the Center of Dental Medicine, University of Zurich|
|2013-2014||Visiting Professor, Facultad de Odontologia, Universidad Nacional de Cuyo, Mendoza, Argentina|
|2013||Specialist Certificate in Implant Dentistry, Swiss Society of Odontology|
|2013-2019||Director for Student Affairs, Center of Dental Medicine, University of Zurich|
|2015-||Professor and Chairman, Clinic of Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics, Dental Materials Science and the Division of Implant Dentistry, University of Zurich, Switzerland|
|2016-||Director of the program “Master of Advanced Studies in Oral Implantology” of the Medical Faculty, University of Zurich|
|2018||Dr. honoris causa, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece|
|2019||Visiting Professor, Rangoonwala College of Dental Sciences and Research Centre, Pune, India|
|2019||Visiting Professor, Peking University and Hospital of Stomatology, Beijing, China|
|2019-2020||Visiting Professor, Universidad de Los Andes, Santiago, Chile|
Christoph Hammerle is certified in prosthodontics and periodontics. His clinical and scientific interest lie on biological and technological aspects of the comprehensive treatment of complex, partially edentulous patients applying all available options of reconstructive dentistry including dental implants.
Christoph Hammerle is or has been a member of various scientific organizations. Board Member of the Swiss Society for Reconstructive Dentistry, Chairman of the Committee for Specialization in Reconstructive Dentistry in Switzerland, Past President of the Osteology Foundation, Past President of the European Association for Osseointegration (EAO), Board Member of the Continental European Division of the IADR (CED), President of the Dental Campus Association. He has served on the organizing committees of several national and international conferences including: Swiss Society of Periodontology, EAO Annual Congresses, EAO Consensus Conferences 2006, 2009, 2012, 2015, 2018, 10th Workshop of the European Federation of Periodontology 2013.
He has received an honorary doctor from the University of Athens, Greece, honorary memberships of the European Association for Osseointegration and the Osteology Foundation, and the Jerome M. and Dorothy Schweitzer Research Award of the Greater New York Academy of Prosthodontics.
Christoph Hammerle has published more than 300 scientific articles and has an H-factor of 73 (Scopus). He has lectured widely internationally.