IU Dental School Professor to Lead National Dental Academy
Steven P. Haug, D.D.S., M.S.D. View print-quality image
October 7, 2010
- Susan M. Crum
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Indiana University School of Dentistry faculty member Steven P. Haug, D.D.S., M.S.D., will be installed this fall as president-elect of one of the country’s leading organizations in dentistry.
Dr. Haug will be inducted as president-elect of the American Academy of Maxillofacial Prosthetics at the academy’s annual meeting in Orlando, Fla., on Nov. 1.
Maxillofacial prosthetics is the discipline of dentistry concerned with the treatment of patients who have congenital, acquired, or developmental defects of the head and neck.
Dr. Haug has been a fellow of the academy for 16 years and a member of the IU dental faculty since 1988. A dental graduate of the State University of New York at Stony Brook, he completed a general practice residency at University Hospital Stony Brook, prosthodontic training at the Medical College of Georgia, and a maxillofacial prosthetics fellowship at the University of Missouri – Kansas City. He also holds an IU master’s degree in dental materials.
He is a diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics and a fellow of the American College of Prosthodontists. He is a past president of the college’s Indiana section.
Dr. Haug has served as a consultant to the American Dental Association Council on Scientific Affairs since 2005.
His term as president will commence at the American Academy of Maxillofacial Prosthetics’ 59th annual meeting in Scottsdale, Ariz., in the fall of 2011.