Aufau International Award 2016 | Outstanding Researcher Award | Endodontology

Dr. Prasanna Neelakantan  MDS, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry,

The University of Hong Kong,

Hong Kong

            Dr. Prasanna Neelakantan completed his undergraduate and postgraduate dental education from Chennai, India. He was the gold medalist in Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics in the undergraduate program and post graduate top scorer in the specialty. He was awarded the Saveetha University Young achiever award and the Indian Society for Dental Research Fellowship in 2012 for the advancement of oral care and science. He has won awards for Best Teacher and Favourite teacher from Saveetha University consecutively for 2 years. He has 76 peer-reviewed scholarly publications as on date. He completed his PhD from the Academic Centre for Dentistry, University of Amsterdam in 2016 and is presently a Clinical Assistant Professor in Endodontology, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, which is ranked the number 1 dental school in the world by QS ranking.