Dr Hany Mohamed Aly Ahmed (HMA Ahmed) was born in Göttingen, Germany. He is an Egyptian and was graduated from Faculty of Dentistry, Ain Shams University (ASU), Egypt, with a Bachelor’s Degree in Dental Sciences (B.D.S.) in 2002. He started his clinical postgraduate program in Endodontics with a Higher Dental Diploma (H.D.D.) degree in 2006, and joined a Master Degree program (M.Sc.D.) at the School of Dental Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) in 2009 which was converted to Ph.D. in 2011. Dr. Ahmed has been granted a number of awards for his research on the application of Portland cements in Endodontics including the IADR (SE Asian division) for the best laboratory research in 2014. He has also been granted several awards, in Malaysia, Singapore, as a supervisor for several research projects. In 2012, Dr. Ahmed has introduced a new classification for endo-perio lesions, which was published in ENDO. Recently, with experts from Brazil, UK and Hong Kong, he has introduced a new system for classifying the root and root canal morphology, accessory canals and anomalies. Currently, he is a Senior Lecturer of Endodontics at the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Malaya, and he is leading a number of projects related to root canal morphology and endodontic biomaterials in Malaysia and other countries in Europe, Australia, Africa and Asia. Dr. Ahmed has published over 70 articles in recognized international journals such as International Endodontic Journal and Journal of Endodontics. He is a scientific reviewer and editorial board member in several national and international journals. He also is the Deputy Editor-In-Chief of the European Endodontic Journal.