Dr. Andrea RavidÃ finished periodontal specialty training in Graduate Periodontics at the University of Michigan in 2021. Since graduation, he has been teaching as a full-time clinical professor at the University of Michigan. He teaches topics related to periodontal/implant disease and implant therapy to graduate periodontal residents and predoctoral students in the clinics and in the classroom. He also conducts clinical research focusing on peri-implantitis, short implants and guided bone regeneration. He has published more than 50 peer-reviewed articles and conference abstracts/presentations related to periodontics and implant therapy. He is section editor of the International Journal of Oral Implantology and serves as a reviewer for multiple international journals covering periodontics and implant dentistry. He received several other awards from the nationâ€™s authority in periodontics and implantology (American Academy of Periodontology and Academy of Osseointegration ) including the Schoor Research Award in 2020, the Educator Scholarship (2021) and William Laney Award (2020). He is also listed as a finalist of the Balint Orban competition (2020).