NAMES                   NÄRHI, Timo
BORN                     1962

CURRENT POSITION

Professor of Prosthodontics, University of Turku, Finland 2006-

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

Licenciate of Odontology
1986
Doctor of Odontology (Ph.D)
1994
Specialist in Prosthetic Dentistry and Stomatognathic Physiology
1996
Docent in Prosthetic Dentistry and Gerodontology
1998-2006
Special Degree in Gerodontology
2006

SCIENTIFIC POSITIONS OF TRUST

International:
IADR, Implant Research Group, member of the Executive Committee 1998-2006
Vice President
President elect
President
Councilor
2002-2003
2003-2004
2004-2005
2005-2006
European College of Gerodontology, member of the Council
2000-2005
President
Past President
2003-2004
2004-
European Prosthodontic Association (EPA), Member of the Council 2001-2005
Member of the working group for the specialization within EU
2005-
National:
Finnish Dental Society, Division of Prosthodontics,
Member of the executive committee
Secretary of the division
1991-1994
1992-1994
Bio- and nanopolymers research group, Center of Excellence of the Academy of Finland  Member of the steering group
2001-2007
Finnish Dental Association:
Member of working group for a special degree in geriatric dentistry
Member of state sector commission
2002-2003
2005-2006
Finnish Dental Society Apollonia, member of executive committee 2008-
Finnish Biomaterials Society, member of executive committee
2006-

DUTIES AS SCIENTIFIC EXPERT

Advisor to the Univeristy on the Appointment to the Post of Professor
Editorial Board Memberships: Gerodontology
Reviewer in 15 scientific journals
Supervised doctoral (PhD) dissertations: Total 5
Official opponent for one PhD Thesis
Reviewer for a PhD thesis: Total 3
Reviewer for a docent application: University of Helsinki

PUBLICATIONS:

  • total of 72 original scientific papers and submitted manuscripts
  • 4 international review articles
  • 102 abstracts
  • 7 patents or applications