Distinguished Professor and Chair, Department of Endodontics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Dr. Fouad obtained his BDS at Cairo University, DDS, Certificate of Endodontics and MS at the University of Iowa.
He served as Assistant, then Associate Professor of Endodontology at the University of Connecticut Health Center from 1992 – 2004, and as Chair of the Department of Endodontics, Prosthodontics and Operative Dentistry at the University of Maryland, from 2005 – 2015.
He has been Freedland Distinguished Professor and Chair of Endodontics at the University of North Carolina since 2016.
Dr. Fouad has published over 70 manuscripts, 20 textbook chapters, over 130 abstracts, and edited and co-authored the textbooks: Endodontic Microbiology (now in its second edition) and the fifth and sixth editions of Endodontics: Principles and Practice. He is a Diplomate and Past President of the American Board of Endodontics, and an Associate Editor of the Journal of Endodontics. In 2017, he received the Distinguished Scientist Award from the Pulp Biology and Regeneration Group of IADR.