The Director of the Institute, Professor Stephen Porter, has been awarded an
Honorary Doctorate (doctor honoris causa) in Medicine by the
University of Gothenburg, Sweden.
The award was made in recognition of Professor Porter's significant
achievements allied to international Oral Medicine. He received the
award at the University’s Conferment Ceremony on 19th October 2012.
Professor Porter is the Director of UCL Eastman Dental Institute, Head of the department of Maxillofacial Medicine and Surgery and
Head of the unit of Oral Medicine and Special Care Dentistry.