Alessandro Villa, DDS, PhD, MPH is the Chief of Oral Medicine, Oral Oncology and Dentistry at the Miami Cancer Institute. He also serves as a Professor at the Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, FIU. He was previously faculty at the University of California San Francisco and Harvard University. Dr. Villa’s research focuses on HPV related cancers, leukoplakia, and oral complications from cancer therapy. He is a board member of the Society of Oral Oncology.