Dr. Bettina Basrani is Tenured Associate Professor and Co-Director, MSc Program in Endodontics on the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Dr Basrani received her DDS, Specialty Diploma in Endodontics and PhD from the University of Buenos Aires, Argentina. She began her teaching career at the University of Buenos Aires. In 2000, she moved to Canada to serve as Chair of the Endodontic Program at Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia. In 2004, she moved to Toronto, where she has continued her academic and clinical work, nurturing two careers in parallel—that of educator/researcher and of practicing clinician. Dr Basrani has received teacher awards throughout her career and has international courses and lectures, over 30 peer-reviewed scientific publications, textbook chapters, textbooks and abstracts to her credit. She serves as an Editorial Board Member for the JOE, IEJ. Dr Basrani is a member of many endodontics societies around the world.
Disinfection in endodontics: challenges and solutions