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Latifa                         Bairam

Latifa Bairam 

Department of Restorative Dentistry

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus

Prosthodontics; Removable Prosthodontics

 

Education and Training:
  • MS, University at Buffalo (1984)
  • Cert, Roswell Park Memorial Institute (1984)
  • Cert, SUNY at Buffalo (1981)
  • Cert, SUNY at Buffalo (1979)
  • BDS, Baghdad University (1975)
Employment:
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Restorative Dentistry, State University of New York at Buffalo (2007-present)
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, University at Baghdad, College of Dental Medicine, Iraq (1994–2007)
  • Visiting Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, University of Mustansirya, College of Dental Medicine, Iraq (2005–2006)
  • Private Practice, Prosthodontics and Maxillofacial Prosthodontics, University of Baghdad, University of Baghdad, Iraq (1985–2005)
  • Visiting Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, Khartoum University, College of dental Medicine, Sudan (2001–2003)
  • Lecturer, University of Baghdad, College of Dental Medicine, Iraq (1990–1994)
  • Assistant Lecturer, Department of Removable Prosthodontics, University of Baghdad, College of Dental Medicine, Iraq (1985–1990)
  • Research Associate Professor, State University of New York at Buffalo (1984–1985)
  • Resident, Department of Dentistry and Maxilofacial Prosthestics, Department of Dentistry and Maxiolofacial Prosthestics (1983–1984)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, State University of New York at Buffalo (1981–1982)
  • Instructor, University of Baghdad, University of Baghdad, Iraq (1975–1979)
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Awards and Honors:
  • Dr. Payne's Award (1981)
  • "In Recognition of Outstanding Contribution to Research and Teaching" (1981)
  • The Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research Scholarship (1979)


Journal Articles:
Abstracts:
  • Sulochana, G, Bairam L, Andreana S, Mine, T. Association between Antidepressant Use and Implant Failure: A Pilot Study. 2016 AADR/CADR Annual Meeting. 2016.
  • Al-Hashemi JY, Andreana S, Baier R, Dziak R, Bairam L. Osteoblasts‘ Response to Date-Expired Implants Renewed by H2O2 Gas Plasma. IADR Abstracts. 2014.
  • Al-Hashemi J, Baier R, Andreana S, Dziak R, Bairam L. Out of date dental implants; Surface optimization and re-sterilization.. J Dent Res. 2013.
  • Vora S, Baker JG, Bairam L, Kim H, Davis E, Andreana S. In vivo HA - coated implant stability following different site preparation systems. J Dent Res. 2011; 90(3417).
  • Tam U C, Bairam L, Andreana S. Failure Indicators in Implant Dentistry. J Dent Res. 2011; 90(2185).
  • Vora S, Baker J, Bairam L, Kim H, Davis EL, Andreana S. Primary Stability in Cancellous Bone of Two Implant Site Preparations. J Dent Res. 2010.
  • Baker J, Vora S, Davis E, Kim H, Andreana S. Piezoelectric vs. Conventional Site Preparation: Ex vivo Implant Primary Stability. J Dent Res. 2010; 89(A).
  • Bairam L, Miller WA. Does anticonvulsant therapy affect mandibular bone resorption. J Dent Res. 1984; 63.

Professional Memberships:
  • American College of Prosthodontics; member (2012–present)
  • American Dental Association; Member (2010–present)
  • Eighth District Dental Society; Member (2010–present)
  • Dential Society of State of New York (2010–present)
  • UB Dental Alumni (2007–present)
  • United University Professions (2007–present)
  • Board of Scientific Promotions in the College of Dentistry University of Baghdad (2006–2007)
  • Board of Editorial Consultants for the Iraqi Journal of Oral and Dental Sciences (2004–2007)
  • International Association for Dental Research (1983–1985)
  • Iraqi Dental Association (1975–2007)
Presentations:
  • "Implant Supported Partial Removable Dental Prothesis" DACE (Dental Academy for Clinical Excellence), Univ @ Buffalo SDM, Implant Study Club (2016)
  • "Contemporary Concepts in the Restoration of Partially Edentulous Arches; Fixed Vs. Removable" Fundamentals in Oral Implantology Lecture, SUNY at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine (2016)
  • "Implant Retained Overdentures; Management of Severely Resorbed Mandibular Edentulous Arches" Fundamentals in Oral Implantology Lecture, SUNY at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine (2016)
  • "Partial Removable Dental Prosthesis Designs: A path to Success and Predictability" The 13th Makkah International Dental Conference, The Saudi Dental Society, The Saudi Dental Society (2016)
  • "Prosthetic Management of Completely EdentulousPatients" Lecture, ECMC Hospital, To ECMC and Roswel park cancer institute Residents (2013)
  • "Prosthetic Restoration of Partial Edentulous Patients" Lecture, ECMC Hospital, To ECMC and Roswel Park Cancer Institute Residents (2013)
  • "Prosthetic Rehabilitation of Facial Defects" Lecture, Sudanese Dental Association (2003)
  • "Prosthodontic Management of Head and Neck Cancer Patients" Lecture, Roswell Park Memorial Institute (1984)
  • "Prosthodontic Management of Patients with Cleft Lip and Palate" Lecture, State University of New York at Buffalo (1983)
Service Activities:
  • "2012 Take Steps To Be Heard Crohns and Colitis Walk"; support and contribution for 2012 take steps to be heard crohns and colitis walk to support research managing patients suffer terribly from the disease of ulcerative colitis; Sponsor (2012)
  • State Employees Federated Appeal; Yearly contribution to the state employees federated appeal to support the agencies helping children network international and food for the poor; Sponsor (2009–2010)
  • "The Ride for Roswell"; Yearly participation in "The Ride for Roswell" to raise funds for critical cancer research and year-round support programs for Roswell Park; Sponsor (2009–present)
  • Community Health Fair; Volunteer; Department Representative (1983)

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Contact Information

Department of Restorative Dentistry
225 B Squire Hall
Buffalo, NY 14214
Phone: (716) 829-6360
Fax: (716)829-2440
Email: lrbairam@buffalo.edu


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