Dr. Piero Papi is currently enrolled as Research Fellow at the Oral Surgery Unit of the Department of Oral and Maxillo-Facial Sciences, at “Sapienza” University of Rome, where he is also a Teaching Assistant of Implantology at the Dentistry Degree course and a Lecturer at the Master Degree course in Oral Implantology.
He is completing his PhD focusing on bone and tissue regeneration, under the supervision of Prof. G. Pompa. Visiting Scholar in 2016 at the University Complutense of Madrid, under the supervision of Prof. G. Pradies.
Winner of the ITI Research Large Grant and of several international and national research awards in the field of oral implantology, his research areas include mainly peri-implantitis and peri-implant hard and soft tissues augmentation procedures. He is the author of more than 45 publications and proceedings in scientific journals and international congresses. Reviewer and Editorial Board member for several journals, he is an EAO and ITI member. In November 2018, Dr. Papi won the Straumann-botiss Young Pro Award as best researcher under 35 in the field of regenerative dentistry.