Dr. Wisam Al-Rawi has completed his MSc degree in medical imaging (oral imaging option) from K.U.Leuven, Leuven, Belgium in 2006 and MS degree in oral and maxillofacial radiology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, United States in 2009. He is currently holding an adjunct faculty position at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry and studying in the Accelerated Dental Program. He founded Marcilan Inc. A company dedicated for oral radiology education and created two educational apps in oral radiology for iPhone and iPad: CBCT and iPanoramic. He helped two dental schools to move to digital radiography. He has published several papers regarding Cone Beam CT and oral radiology education.
He currently teaches pre-doctoral dental and dental hygiene students; image acquisition and radiographic interpretation in the oral radiology clinic. He is in the accelerated dental program (ADP).
Edwards P, Al-Rawi W, Easterling L, Development of a Mobile Device Optimized Cross Platform-Compatible Oral Pathology and Radiology “Spaced Repetition System” for Dental Education, Journal of Dental Education. (In Press. Sept 2014)
Teich ST, Demko C, Al-Rawi W, Gutberg T. Assessment of Implementation of a CAMBRA-Based Program in a Dental School Environment. J Dent Educ. 2013 Apr1;77(4):438–47.
Teich ST, Faddoul FF, Al-Rawi W. Students’ satisfaction with electrical handpieces in an educational setting. European Journal of Dental Education. 2012;16(1):12–6.
Kang B-C, Yoon S-J, Lee J-S, Al-Rawi W, Palomo JM. The Use of Cone Beam Computed Tomography for the Evaluation of Pathology, Developmental Anomalies and Traumatic Injuries Relevant to Orthodontics. Seminars in Orthodontics. 2011;17(1):20
Al-Rawi W, Jacobs R, Hassan B, Sanderink G, Scarfe W. Evaluation of web-based instruction for anatomic interpretation in maxillofacial cone beam computed tomography, Dentomaxillofac. Radiol. 2007 36: 459-464.
Hassan B, Jacobs R, Scarfe W, Al-Rawi W. A Web-Based Instruction Module for Interpretation of Craniofacial CBCT Anatomy. Dentomaxillofac. Radiol. 2007 36: 348-355.
- Digital 2D/3D radiology imaging
- Mobile-based education and learning
- Interface design