Professor and Director of the Colgate Australian Clinical Dental Research Centre, University of Adelaide

Professor Mark Bartold has held university positions in both Australia and the USA and is currently Professor and Director of the Colgate Australian Clinical Dental Research Centre. From 1992 – 2002 he was Professor of Periodontics at the University of Queensland. He is a member of the editorial board of eight international dental journals, an Associate Editor of the Journal of Periodontal Research and Editor of the Australian Dental Journal.

Professor Bartold is a past president of many professional organisations including the ANZ Division of the IADR, the Asian Pacific Society of Periodontology, the IADR Periodontal Research Group and the Division of Periodontics of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons. He is currently Chairman of the Board of the Australian Periodontology Research Foundation, and a Board member of the International Academy of Periodontology.

In 2004 Professor Bartold was awarded Member of the Order of Australia for service to the dental profession, particularly through periodontic education and research and the establishment of the Australian Periodontal Research Foundation.

Experience

  • 2002–present
    Director and Professor, Colgate Australian Clinical Dental Research Centre, University of Adelaide

Education

  • 1996 
    University of Adelaide, Doctor of Dental Science
  • 1991 
    Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons, Fellowship (Periodontics)
  • 1983 
    University of Adelaide, Doctor of Philosophy
  • 1979 
    University of Adelaide, Bachelor of Science in Dentistry (Honours)
  • 1978 
    University of Adelaide, Bachelor of Dental Surgery

Publications

  • 2011
    Induced pluripotent stem cells from gingival and periodontal ligament fibroblasts , Journal of Periodontal Research 46: 438-447; 2011
  • 2009
    Stem cells and future periodontal regeneration, Periodontology 2000 51: 239-251; 2009

Research Areas

  • Regenerative Medicine (Incl. Stem Cells And Tissue Engineering) (100404)
  • Periodontics (110508)

Honours

Member, Order of Australia