Professor Kevin O’Brien
Kevin has been Professor of Orthodontics at the University of Manchester since 1996. He has attracted £4.0m funding for his research investigating the effectiveness of orthodontic treatment. He is a highly experienced postgraduate teacher whose research has changed clinical practice. He has published 100 research papers, mostly in the American Journal of Orthodontics. He is scientific Chair of the WFO 2015 conference. His research has been recognised by the award of the 2016 Jarabak award by the American Association of Orthodontists Foundation and he gave the Northcroft Memorial lecture of the British Orthodontic Society in 2004.
Professor Jonathan Sandler
Jonathan has been a Consultant Orthodontist for 23 years in Chesterfield. He is one of four active British members of the Angle Society of Europe and one of two British Orthodontists to have European Board Certification. He was the Postgraduate Course Director at Manchester University for 7 years and has examined for M.Orth for the past 10 years. He was the Clinical Editor for the Journal of Orthodontics for 7 years and is a Contributing Editor for the JCO. He was made Honorary Professor of Orthodontics at the University of Sheffield in 2014. He chaired the 8th World Orthodontic Congress in London 2015.