Dr. Rafael Beolchi
Dr. Rafael Beolchi majored in dentistry at the University of São Paulo (USP) and has maintained a private practice since 2001, working mainly in esthetic dentistry and oral rehabilitation. In 2009, he received his master’s degree in biomaterials from the Institute of Energetic and Nuclear Research, USP. He is a member of Sociedade Brasileira de Odontologia Estética. He is responsible for the continuing education course on esthetics with direct composite resins of APCD—Atibaia Center, and is an invited teacher on the specialization course of high-end esthetics of the Sanitas Institute in Bogotá, Colombia. He specializes in direct composite resin restorations and has taught several workshops on this topic throughout Brazil, and in several countries in South America, Europe, and Asia.
Dr. Lou Graham
Dr. Graham is the founder of the Catapult Group, a continuing education company whose philosophy and programs use contemporary, interactive formats to ntegrate time-proven conservative dentistry with 21st century materials and techniques. Dr. Graham is a published author in many leading national and international dental journals.He is a member of the American Dental Association, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Academy of General Dentistry, Chicago Dental Society and Illinois Dental Association. Dr. Graham is a graduate of Emory Dental School. He is the former Dental Director of the University of Chicago’s Department of Dentistry. He enjoys providing dental care at his multi-specialty private practice group, University Dental Professionals, in Chicago, IL – Hyde Park.
Dr. Ron Kaminer
Dr. Ron Kaminer graduated in 1990 from SUNY at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine. He maintains two practices, one in Hewlett, NY and one in Oceanside, NY. He also has an appointment as an adjunct assistant professor in the Department of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Sciences at the University of Pacific School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Kaminer is an international expert in the field of dental lasers and has lectured on lasers and minimally invasive dentistry both nationally and internationally. He is the Director of the Masters of Laser training program in New York and is a clinical instructor with the International College of Laser Education. He evaluates new dental materials for the Catapult Group and sits on their advisory boards. He is also a clinical consultant for numerous dental manufacturers. He has authored numerous articles on dental lasers and minimally invasive dentistry, is a frequent contributor to Mentor magazine and is an associate editor for Dental Product Shopper. He is a member of the Academy of Laser Dentistry, Academy of General Dentistry, Academy of Biomimetic Dentistry, and the American Dental Association. He lives in Hewlett, NY with his wife and three children.
Dr. Renato Miotto Palo
Dr. Palo is a graduate of Paulista University in Sao Paulo, Brazil. He obtained a specialist level of endodontics at a post-graduation program of University of Sao Paulo, USP, Bauru, Brazil, where he is an invited professor. Dr. Palo received his master’s degree at Sao Paulo State University, Sao Jose dos Campos, where he is currently a voluntary professor of endodontics. He received his PhD degree at Sao Paulo State University, Araraquara. He works part-time as a professor and part-time in his clinical practice, which is dedicated to endodontics and whitening. He has organized several dental meetings, including the Sao Paulo Dental Meeting, where he was the scientific coordinator. He is often invited to judge master and doctoral exams, and he has worked as an article reviewer. Dr. Palo has conducted in vitro and in vivo experiments and has worked as a developer and evaluator for new materials. He has given more than 150 presentations in 30 countries, and he speaks Portuguese, Spanish, and English.