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People Genco, Robert
Catalog Number RL524
Object Name Videodisc, Digital
Summary This DVD is volume 53 in a series called Outstanding Leaders in Dentistry, which explores leadership of people who have significantly contributed to dentistry. This is an interview with Robert J. Genco, who talks about his life and career in dentistry. He is best known for serving as editor-in-chief of the Journal of Periodontology. Dr. Genco is well known for his landmark research on the pathogenesis and management of periodontal diseases. His research on risk factors for periodontal disease has led the way to concepts of risk factor assessment and management in treatment and prevention of periodontal disease. He has been a leader in identifying the possible link of periodontal disease in increased risk for arteriosclerotic disease, heart disease and stroke, and kidney disease in patients with diabetes mellitus. The interview was conducted on January 1, 2001 and republished on DVD around 2004.
Runtime- 58:31
Title A Conversation with Robert J. Genco
Author International College of Dentists
Related Websites CLICK link below to view video:

International College of Dentists: Chronicles of Outstanding Leaders in Dentistry No 53, Dr. Robert J. Genco-VIEW HERE

International College of Dentists; Leaders in Dentistry
Medical Subject Headings Biography [V01.175]
Biography [V02.170]
Biography [V02.530.150]
Dentistry [E06]  +
Dentistry [H02.163]
Dentists [N02.360.330]  +
History [K01.400]
Societies [N03.540.828]
Societies, Dental [N03.540.828.506]
Periodontal Diseases [C07.465.714]  +
Periodontics [E06.721]  +
Periodontics [H02.163.876.623]
Pathology, Oral [E06.685]
Pathology, Oral [H02.163.876.506]
Library of Congress Subject Headings Associations
People associated with health & safety
Published Date 2001
Physical Description A green DVD with yellow writing, the image is of the Earth and the ICD symbol