Department of Conservative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, The University of Jordan
Dr. Ibrahim H. Abu Tahun is Associate Professor of Endodontics, Department of Conservative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, The University of Jordan. He is a 1982 graduate of University of Athens, Greece and received his PhD in endodontics at the Department of Endodontics at the same university in 1987.
Dr. Tahun served in many capacities, such as founding president of the Jordanian Endodontic Society, founding president, Pan Arab Endodontic Society and President of Asia Pacific Endodontic Confederation and currently Chairman of the Educational Committee of APEC.
As an active member of several organizations, Dr. Abu Tahun has received honours & appreciations and awarded the” International Globe Award” in Endodontics.
He also served as Chairman of Higher Education Committee of the Jordan Medical Council, Chairman of the Scientific Committee and Chairman of Planning and Training committee of the Jordanian Board in Endodontics. Currently, Dr. Tahun is Honorary Diplomat of Indian Board of Endodontics.
He is Editorial Board Member of several International Dental & Endodontic Journals and acted as external examiner, cognate and reviewer of (M.Sc. thesis), reviewer of several articles and published a number of scientific articles in elite international endodontic journals.
Dr. Tahun has also lectured extensively within Jordan and worldwide as invited and guest speaker and has presented a large number of hands-on courses in the field of root canal treatment.