Dr Duygu Ilhan is a member of FDI Health and Safety Task Team and a trained periodontist at PhD level. She is currently a full-time academician at Istanbul Medipol University. Former chair of FDI Membership Liaison and Support Committee. She is an established speaker, as well as an author, co-author in many journals. Her lectures are mainly focused on periodontal regeneration, evidence-based dentistry, ergonomics, health communication and peri-implant diseases.