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Garry Fleming


Dr Garry JP Fleming graduated form the University of Limerick in 1993 with a first class honours degree in Materials Science and undertook his PhD studies in The University of Birmingham School of Dentistry in 1994 and graduated with a PhD on dental ceramics and cements in 1998. Garry led the teaching in Dental Materials in The University of Birmingham School of Dentistry until he moved to The School of Dental Sciences at Trinity College Dublin in 2005 where he resides as the Head of the Materials Science Unit.

Garry has been involved in Editorial work for numerous dental journals and has been Associate Editor of the Journal of Dentistry for 15 years, served in several IADR committees. Garry has published in excess of 130 manuscripts in recognised scientific journals on subjects varying from dental ceramics and cements, dental amalgam alternatives (resin-based composites and glass-ionomer restorative filling materials) with a specific interest in materials testing and the relevance to clinical dental practice.