Package Plan Speakers

Dr. Marcos Vargas received his D.D.S. from the Peruvian University School of Dentistry in 1985 and completed a two year advanced education residency in general dentistry at The Eastman Dental Center in Rochester, New York in 1992. He received his Master of Science degree and certificate in Operative Dentistry from the University of Iowa in 1994. Dr. Vargas is an associate professor in the department of Family Dentistry at the University of Iowa. He has contributed to several texts, is on the Editorial Boards of several journals, publishes extensively and is the Operative Dentistry section editor for Practical Procedures and Aesthetic Dentistry. Dr. Vargas lectures nationally and internationally on cosmetic dentistry and is an active member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the Academy of Operative Dentistry, the American Dental Association and the International Association for Dental Research. In addition, he maintains a part-time private practice at The University of Iowa College of Dentistry in Iowa City, IA.

Sook-Bin Woo DMD FDSRCS (Edin) is Associate Professor at Harvard School of Dental Medicine and graduate program director for oral and maxillofacial pathology. She received her oral pathology training in Indiana University and Harvard University, her head and neck pathology training at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, NY, and her oral medicine training at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital. She is board-certified in both oral and maxillofacial pathology and oral medicine and is in active practice in both specialties. She is co-director of the Center for Oral Pathology at StrataDx Inc. in Lexington, Massachusetts. Dr. Woo’s interests and focus of her research are mucosal disease, precancerous conditions especially in relationship to HPV and treatment using immunotherapy, and the oral side-effects of biologic agents and targeted therapies. She has published many articles and the second edition of Atlas in Oral Pathology was released in fall 2016. She is a sought-after speaker locally, nationally and internationally. She received the Distinguished Senior Faculty Award from the Harvard School of Dental Medicine in 2012.