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CURRICULUM VITAE
Geoffrey H. Sperber

August 2010


Born: 26 December 1933

Bloemfontein, South Africa


Married: June 1963

3 Children


Canadian

Citizenship: December 1967


Address: Department of Dentistry

Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry

University of Alberta

Edmonton, Alberta

T6G 2N8, Canada
Degrees and Qualifications

B.Sc. University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, 1954.

B.D.S. University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, 1956.

B.Sc.(Hons.) University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, 1958.

M.Sc. University of Rochester, New York. 1962.

Ph.D. University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, 1974.

Dental Medical and Dental Council of South Africa, 1956/58.

Licentiate General Dental Council of Great Britain, 1957/59.

Alberta Dental Association, 1962-

Foreign Royal Society of South Africa, 1987.

Associate

Fellow International College of Dentists, 1992., (Life Member)

Dr. Med. Dent. University of Witten-Herdecke, 2002 (honoris causa)

Professional Appointments

1957-58: Junior Lecturer, Department of Anatomy, Medical School, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

1958-59: General Dental Practice, London, England.

1959-61: Research Fellow, Eastman Dental Centre, Rochester, New York.

1961-66: Assistant Professor, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton.

1966-72: Associate Professor, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton.

1969-70: Senior Research Fellow, Department of Anatomy, Medical School, University of the Witwatersrand.

1970-: Curator, University of Alberta Dental Museum.

1972-: Professor of Oral Biology, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton.

1980: Visiting Research Associate, Palaeoanthropology Research Group, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

1990-91: McCalla Professor, University of Alberta.

1991: Distinguished Academician, Academy of Medicine, Singapore.

1992-93: Acting Chairman, Department of Oral Biology, University of Alberta

1993, 1996, 1997 External Examiner, National University of Singapore

1996-: Professor Emeritus, University of Alberta

1997: Visiting Professor, National University of Singapore, Department of Anatomy, January - May, 1997.

1998: Visiting Professor, University of the Witwatersrand, Department of Anatomical Sciences, March - April 1998.

1999: Visiting Professor, Department of Oral Biology, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand.

2002: Visiting Professor, Department of Orthodontics, University of Manitoba.

Research Grants

1959-61: Co-investigator, U.S. Public Health Service Research Grant D-225.

1962-63: Principal investigator, University of Alberta Research Grant, No. 422.

1964-65: Co-investigator, National Research Council of Canada Research Grant, No.

D.A. - 95.

1965-66: Principal investigator, N.R.C. of Canada Research Grant, D.A. - 137.

1966-69: Principal investigator, N.R.C. of Canada Research Grant, D.A. - 146.

1988-89: Principal investigator, L.S.B. Leakey Foundation Research Grant.

1995-96: Faculty of Dentistry Research Grant

Travel Grants

1986-88, 1990: Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research.



Conference Grant

1991: Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research.



Awards

Research Fellowship: Eastman Dental Center, 1959-61.

Frank Ritter Memorial Award for Dentists: Rochester Academy of Medicine, 1960.

Seventh District of New York State Dental Society Prize Award: 196l.

Tuition Fellowship: Kellogg Foundation, tenable at Mass. Inst. Tech. Summer Session, 1968.

Senior Research Fellowship: National Research Council of Canada, 1969-70.

Canadian Fund for Dental Education Fellowship: 1985-86.

Canadian Dental Association. Award of Merit. 2001

Bulyea Cup Laureate, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Alberta. 2005

Bernard G. Sarnat Eponymous Lecturer, University of California, Los Angeles, 2006.



Society Memberships

American Association for the Advancement of Science.

International Association for Dental Research. Life Member

Canadian Association of Anatomists.

American Association of Anatomists.

Canadian Museums Association.

Dental Anthropological Association.

Society of Craniofacial Genetics.

Canadian Association of Physical Anthropologists.

American Cleft Palate Craniofacial Association.

American Association of Dental Schools.

Canadian Dental Association. Life Member

Alberta Dental Association. Life Member

Federation Dentaire International. Life Member

Edmonton and District Dental Society. Life Member

American Academy of the History of Dentistry



Listings

"American Men and Women of Science" (11th - 16th editions).

"Who's Who in the West (14th - 16th editions).

Dictionary of International Biography.

Men of Achievement (Cambridge, England) (3rd to 8th editions).

Men and Women of Distinction (1st - 2nd editions) (Cambridge, England, 1977-80).

International Who's Who in Education (1st - 3rd editions).

International Who's Who in Medicine (1st edition, 1986).

International Whos Who of Intellectuals (1977, 1997)

One Thousand Great Scientists. International Biographical Centre,(Cambridge, England),2003



Offices Held in Professional Organizations and Meetings Organized

1. Member of the Policy Advisement and Health Education Committees of the Alberta Dental Association, 1964-68.

2. Chairman, Alberta Dental Association Archives Committee, 1978-.1982

3. Founder and Inaugural President, Midwest Section, Canadian Association for Dental Research, 1985-86.

4. Editor, Association of Canadian Faculties of Dentistry Newsletter, 1972-86.

5. Secretary-Treasurer, Midwest Section, Canadian Association for Dental Research, 1988-90.

6. Member, Second Scientific Delegation of the American Association of Anatomists to the People's Republic of China, June 1984.

7. Organizer, Symposium on Human Evolution, University of Alberta, Edmonton, October 1982.

8. Chairman and Convenor, Symposium on Craniofacial Embryology at the Xth International Symposium on Morphological Sciences, Toronto, July 1991.

9. Secretary-Treasurer, Craniofacial Biology Group, International Association for Dental Research, 1991- 1997.

10. Chairman, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Alberta 75th Anniversary Committee 1993.

11. Chairman and Convenor, Workshop on Craniofacial Development,University of Alberta, Edmonton, October,1991.



  1. Section Editor, Basic Sciences Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal, 1991-2007.

  2. Secretary/Treasurer, Society of Craniofacial Genetics, 2003- to present.

  3. Editorial Board member, Journal of Dental Research, 2008-2012.

  4. Bulyea Cup Laureate, University of Alberta, 2006.


Papers Read

International Association for Dental Research, 39th Meeting, 1961;

41st Meeting, 1963; 43rd Meeting, 1965; 46th Meeting, 1968; 49th Meeting, 1971;

55th Meeting, 1977; 62nd Meeting, 1983; 64th Meeting, 1985; 65th Meeting, 1986;

66th Meeting, 1987; 67th Meeting, 1988; 68th Meeting, 1989, 69th Meeting, 1991,

70th Meeting 1992, 72nd Meeting 1994, 73rd Meeting 1995, 74th Meeting 1996.


Western Canadian Medical Research Conference, 1962.
Canadian Dental Research Conference, 5th Meeting, 1968.
18 CKUA Radio Broadcasts in "The World of Science" Series.
Participant in symposia on "The Temporomandibular Joint", 1962;

"Blood Dyscrasias in Dental Practice:, 1966; "Dental Therapeutics", 1968; and "Oral Surgery", 1968, organized by the Continuing Education Division, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Alberta.


"Radiology of Fossil Hominid Dentitions" - 2nd Congress of the Anatomical Society of Southern Africa, May 1970.
Xth International Congress of Anatomists, Tokyo, Japan, August 1975.
XIth International Congress of Anatomists, Mexico City, Mexico, 1980.
Guest Lectures on "Fluoridation" to the Medical School, University of the Witwatersrand, March 1970; "Palaeodontology" to the Odontological Society of Southern Africa, June 1970;
"Comparative Odontology" to the Dental School, University of the Witwatersrand, August 1970 and February 1985; "Cephalic Teratology", University of Canton, China, June 1984; University of Pittsburgh, 1986.
Essayist, 64th World Dental Congress, Athens, Greece, September 1976.
Symposium Moderator, Royal College of Dentists, September 1976.
Clinical Lecturer, Canadian Association of Orthodontists and Paedodontists, September 1976.
Counsellor, Canadian Delegation, International Association for Dental Research, Sydney, Australia, August 1983.
Participant, Taung Symposium on Hominid Evolution, Johannesburg, February 1985.
Essayist, World Dental Congress, Jerusalem, Israel, July 1986.
Essayist, 19th Annual Chacmool Archeology Conference, Calgary, Alberta, November 1986.
Guest Lecturer, University of the Witwatersrand Medical and Dental Schools, Johannesburg, July 1988.
Essayist, American Association of Dental Schools, Anatomy Section: "The Role of Physical Anthropology in Dental Education". Cincinnati, March 1990.
Symposiast, American Cleft Palate Craniofacial Association, Symposium on Facial Clefting, St. Louis, May 1990.
Guest Lecturer, University of Southern California Dental School, Los Angeles, February 1990.
Guest Lecturer, Dental School, University of Sydney, Australia, March 1991.
Visiting Professor, Department of General Anatomy, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, January-March 1991, March - April 1998.
Guest Lecturer, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia, April 1991.
Invited Distinguished Academician, Academy of Medicine, Singapore, September 1991.
Guest Lecturer, National University of Singapore, September 1991.
Guest Lecturer, Singapore General Hospital, September 1991.
Guest Lecturer, University of Witten-Herdecke, Germany, July 1992.
Guest Lecturer, University of Toronto, July 1992.

Symposiast, American Cleft Palate Craniofacial Association Symposium on "Management of


Craniofacial Anomalies" Pittsburgh, April 1993.
Guest Lecturer, University of Hong Kong, April 1993.
Guest Lecturer, University of British Columbia, 1993, 2002.
Guest Lecturer, University of Toronto, 1994.
Essayist, 82nd FDI World Dental Congress. Vancouver, October 1994.
Guest Lecturer, University of Hong Kong, April 1996.
Visiting Professor, National University of Singapore, 1997.
Visiting Professor, University of the Witwatersrand, 1998.
Keynote Speaker: 8th International Congress on Cleft Plate - Craniofacial Anomalies, Singapore, Sept. 1993.
Keynote Speaker: International Symposium on Craniofacial Development, University of Witten-Herdecke, Germany, May 1999.
Guest Speaker, University of Wisconsin Medical College, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Jan. 1999.
Visiting Professor, Otago University, Dunedin, New Zealand, Feb. 1999.
Visiting Professor, University of Manitoba, Oct. 2002.
Keynote Speaker: Cleft 2002 Conference, Munich, Germany, Sept. 2002.
Visiting Professor, University of Manitoba, October 2002.
Guest Lecturer, University of British Columbia, November 2002.
Guest lecturer, University of Rochester, January 2003.

Keynote Speaker, 3rd Biennial World Conference, International Cleft Lip & Palate Foundation, Halifax, N.S., June 2004.


Bernard G. Sarnat Eponymous Lecturer, University of California, Los Angeles, November 2006.
External Examiner for Advanced Degrees

University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, Ph.D. (1978).

University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia, Ph.D. (1979).

University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand, D.Sc. (1980).

University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia, Ph.D. (1983).

University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia, D.D.Sc. (1989).

University of Alberta, Edmonton, M.Sc. and Ph.D. (1986, 1988, 1996).

University of the Witwatersrand, D.Sc. (Dent.) (1991).

National University of Singapore, M.Sc. (1999).

University of the Witwatersrand D.Sc. (Dent.) (2000).



Consultant Posts

Ontario Council of Graduate Studies: Appraiser of the Graduate Program in Dentistry of the University of Toronto, 1986.


Canadian Dental Association: Accreditation Team Member, Specialty Programs, University of Toronto, April 1986.
Undergraduate Dental Program, Univ. of Toronto, October 1986.
Dental Program, Univ. of Western Ontario: Accreditation Team Member, Feb. 1989.
Dental Program, Univ. of Singapore, 1993 and 1996.
Reviewer, Comprehensive Oral Health Research Centers of Discovery, N.I.D.R.-N.I.H., Bethesda, 1999.

Referee

Journal of Anatomy

American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics.

Anatomy and Embryology

American Journal of Physical Anthropology

Archives of Oral Biology

Canadian Journal of Anthropology

Canadian Dental Journal

Cleft Palate - Craniofacial Journal.

Critical Reviews in Oral Biology and Medicine.

Journal of Craniofacial Genetics and Developmental Biology

Journal of Dental Research

Journal of Dental Education

Laboratory Animal Science

Medical Research Council of Canada

Manitoba Health Research Council

March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation Grant Program

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada

Science

Journal of Anatomy



Canadian Journal of Zoology

Clinical Anatomy


Avocational Interests

Classical Music, Books, Stamps, Antique dental instruments


Committee Memberships at the University of Alberta

Dental Library Committee, Chairman. 1972 to 1999.

Dental Museum Committee, Chairman. 1976 to Present.

Dental Consulting Services, Past Chairman. 1975.

Dental Curriculum Committee, Member. 1975, 1985 to 1987.

Academic Standing Committee, Faculty of Dentistry, Member. 1986, 1988, 1993-1996

Dental School Golden Jubilee Committee, Member. 1976.

Library Committee, General Faculties Council. 1980-82.

Adjudicator, Annual Youth Science Fairs. 1971-77.

Faculty Planning Committee, Faculty of Dentistry. 1986-87.



Faculty of Dentistry, 75th Anniversary Committee, Chairman. 1993.


PUBLICATIONS
A. Books and Special Journal Issues


  1. Sperber, G.H.: "Craniofacial Embryology: Bristol; John Wright & Sons Ltd.

      1. 1st edition - 1973 (132 pages).

      2. 2nd edition - 1976; Japanese edition, Shorin Publishers, 1976 (204 pages).

      3. 3rd edition - 1980 (204 pages).

      4. 4th edition - 1989: London: Butterworths Scientific (246 pages). Japanese edition, 1991. German edition, 1991. Indonesian edition, 1991.

      5. Revised 4th edition, 1993. Oxford Butterworth-Heineman.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Demineralization Lesions of Intact Enamel". M.S.Thesis, University of Rochester. 1962 (102 pages).




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "The Morphology of the Cheek Teeth of Early South African Hominids", Ph.D. Thesis, Xerox University Microfilms, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1975 (2 volumes, 232 and 156 pages).




  1. Sperber, G.H. and Skinner, M.: "Atlas of Radiographs of Early Man", New York, Alan R. Liss Inc., 1982 (346 pages).




  1. Sperber, G.H.(Editor): Proceedings of a Symposium on Human Evolution. Canadian Journal of Anthropology, Vol. 3, No. 2, Spring, pp. 143-257, 1983.




  1. Sperber, G.H.(Editor): From Apes to Angels: Essays in Anthropology in Honor of Phillip V. Tobias. New York, Wiley/Liss, 1990, 350 pages.




  1. Sperber, G.H. Craniofacial Development. Toronto: B.C. Decker Inc. 2001, 220 pages.




  1. Sperber, G.H., Sperber, S.M., Guttman, G. D. Craniofacial Embryogenetics and Development. Shelton, CT: PMPH-USA 2010, 250 pages.



B. Book Chapters


  1. Sperber, G.H.: Comparative Primate Dental Enamel Thickness: A Radiodontological Study. In: "The Past, Present and Future of Hominid Evolution". Proceedings of the Taung Diamond Jubilee International Symposium. (P.V. Tobias, editor). Alan R. Liss Inc., New York, pp. 443-454, 1985.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "Embryology of the Head and Neck", Vol. 4, Chapter 1 in "Otolaryngology", (G. English, editor), Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott Co., 1986, pp. 1-29.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Palaeodontology - radiographic revelations of the Australopithecinae, Chapterin "African Origins and Variations", (J.K. Lundy and R. Singer, eds.), Witwatersrand University Press, pp. 195-207, 1986.




  1. Sperber, G.H., Honore, L.H. and Johnson, E.S.: Acalvaria,Holoprosencephaly and Facial Dysmorphia Syndrome. In: Current Concepts in Craniofacial Anomalies (Melnick, M., editor). Alan R. Liss Inc., New York, pp. 318-329, 1986.




  1. Sperber, G.H. and Machin, G.A. Microscopic Study of Midline Determinants in Early Janiceps Twins. In: Birth Defects: Original Article Series. Genetic Aspects of Developmental Pathology, (E.F. Gilbert and J.M. Opitz, eds.), Vol. 23, No. 1, Alan R. Liss Inc., New York, pp. 243-275, 1987.




  1. Sperber, G.H., Honore, L., Machin, G.A. and Johnson, E.S. Craniofacial Anomalies in Trisomy 13. In: Neural Crest and Craniofacial Disorders: Genetic Aspects. (Opitz, J.M., Gorlin, R.J., eds.). Alan R. Liss Inc. New York, 1988. Pp. 205-206.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: The Phylogeny and Ontogeny of Dental Morphology. Chapter in"From Apes to Angels: Essays in Anthropology in Honor of Phillip Tobias. New York, Wiley/Liss, pp. 215-219, 1990.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "The Human Dentition in Biological Perspective". Section in "Dental Anatomy and Occlusion", (R. Jordan and L. Abrams, eds.), St. Louis, MO, Mosby Yearbook Inc., 1992,pp.286-362.




  1. Machin, G.A., Sperber, G.H., Ongaro, I, Dabbagh, J.: Cephalothoracopagus (Janiceps) Conjoined Twins: Computerized 3 Dimensional Reconstruction. In: Blastogenesis: Normal and Abnormal. (Opitz, J.M. ed.) Birth Defects: Original Article Series, Vol. 26, No.1. Wiley, Liss, New York, 1993, pp. 243-259.




  1. Dabbagh, J., Sperber, G.H., Machin, G.A.: Computerized 3-Dimensional Reconstruction of 2 Human Symmelic Fetuses. In: Blastogenesis: Normal and Abnormal (Opitz, J.M. ed.) Birth Defects: Original Article, Series Vol. 26, No.1, Wiley, Liss, New York, 1993, pp. 291-299.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Embryology of the Head and Neck. Chapter in: Otolaryngology. G. English (Ed). Published by Harper and Row Publishers, Philadelphia, 1996, pp. 1-35.




  1. Machin, G.A., Sperber, G.H.: Computerized Graphic Imaging for Three-Dimensional Representation: General Principles and Applications to Embryo/Fetal Development. New In Vivo and In Vitro Imaging Techniques. Edited by V.J. Savin and T. Weigmann. Vol. 36 of International Review of Experimental Pathology, published by Academic Press Inc., San Diego, 1996. Chapter 1, pp. 1-30.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Biography of Phillip V. Tobias, Anthropologist. History of Physical Anthropology: An Encyclopedia. Ed. F. Spencer, Garland Publishers, New York, 1996.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Head and Neck: Craniofacial Abnormalities. Chap. 34 in Potters Pathology of the Fetus and Infant (Ed. E. Gilbert-Barness). Philadelphia. Mosby Yearbook Inc. 1997. pp. 1541-1581.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Craniofacial Abnormalities. Chapter in Potters Atlas of Fetal and Infant Pathology. (Ed. E. Gilbert-Barness). Philadelphia. Mosby Yearbook Inc. 1998. pp. 375-381.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: The Paranasal Sinuses. Chap. 19 in Avery J. (Ed): Oral Development and Histology. 3rd Ed. N.Y. Thieme, 2001. Pp 341-352.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Embryology of Cleft Lip and Palate. Chaps. 2 and 3 in Wyszynski D.F. (Ed): Cleft Lip and Palate: From Origin to Treatment. New York: Oxford University Press. 2001.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Craniofacial Embryogenesis: Normal Developmental Mechanisms. Chap. in: Mooney MP. and Siegel MI: Understanding Craniofacial Anomalies. New York: John Wiley Sons Inc. 2001. Pp 31-59.




  1. Sperber G.H. and Sperber SM: Embryology of Orofacial Clefting. Chap. 1in Comprehensive Cleft Care: Losee J and Kirschner R. (Eds.) New York. McGraw-Hill. (2009).




  1. Sperber GH. Facial Growth and Development: Embryology. Module for Continuing Medical Education. Vindico Medical Education Website. VindicoMedEd.com. 2007.




  1. Sperber, GH.& Machin GA. Craniofacial Developmental Anomalies. Chapter 20 in Mao J and Nah H-D (Eds.) Craniofacial Growth and Development. Blackwell Publishers. (In press, 2012)




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Head and Neck Embryology. Chap.11 in: Serletti, J , Taub, P. , Wu, L. & Losee, J (Eds.) “Current Reconstructive Surgery”. New York: McGraw-Hill. (In press, 2011).




  1. Sperber, GH & Sperber, SM. Embryology of Orofacial Clefting. Chapter 1, pp 3-20. In Comprehensive Cleft Care (Losee JW, Kirschner, RE (editors)). McGraw-Hill, NY. 2009.




  1. Sperber, GH. Genetics and Embryogenesis of Cleft lip and Palate. Chapter 2 in Current Experimental Study for Treatment of Cleft Lip and Palate. Tsuyoshi, K. Nasume, N. Precious, D. S. Quintessence, Tokyo. 2008. Pp 163-167.


C. Invited Forewords


  1. Sperber, GH: Lestrel, PE, Bernard G. Sarnat. 20th Century Plastic Surgeon and Biological Scientist. Singapore: World Scientific Publishing Co. 2008. Pp ix-xi.




  1. Sperber, GH: Sarnat, BG, Bradley, JP. Craniofacial Biology and Craniofacial Surgery. Singapore: World Scientific Publishing Co. 2010. Pp vii-ix.



D. Journal Publications


  1. Sperber, G.H.: "Anodontia Partialis Vera", J. Dent. Assoc. S. Africa 13: 39-42, 1958.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "The Palate & Dental Arcade of the Transvaal Bushmen, the Auni-Khomani Bushmen and the Bantu-speaking Negroes of the Zulu Tribe". S. Afr. J. Med. Sci. 23: 147-153, 1958.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "Anodontia", J. Oral Surg., Oral Med., Oral Path. 16: 73-82, 1963.




  1. Sperber, G.H. and Buonocore, M.G.: "Effect of Different Acids on the Character of Demineralization of Enamel Surfaces". Jnl. Dent. Res. 42: 707-723, 1963.




  1. Sperber, G.H. and Buonocore, M.G.: "The Enamel Surface in 'White Spot'Formation". Jnl. Dent. Res. 42: 724-731, 1963.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "A Comparison of Dental Education and Practice in North American and British Societies". Jnl. Dent. Educ. 27: 111-118, 1963.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "Counteracting the Acidity of Silicate Cement", Can. Dent. Assoc. J. 30: 140-144, 1964.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "Interrelationship of oral and general health". Jnl. Canad. Dent. Assoc. 31: 725-731, 1964.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "Biological Reactions to experimental dental amalgams". Jnl. Dent. Research 45: 99-105, 1966.




  1. Sperber, G.H. and McMurchy, K.H.: "Cystic degeneration and tetracycline deposition in cases of dens invaginatus". Brit. Jnl. Oral Surgery 3: 206-214, 1966.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "Genetic Mechanisms and Anomalies in Odontogenesis". Jnl. Canad. Dent. Assoc. 33: 433-442, 1967.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "Enamel Hypoplasia". Oral Surg. 24: 50-51, 1967.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "Alberta Faculty receives cast of fossil mandible of Homo habilis". J. Canad. Dent. Assoc. 34: 32-33, 1968.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Canadas Narwhal Postage Stamp. Jnl. Canad. Dent. Assoc. 34: 338, 1968.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "Oral Contraceptive Hypertrophic Gingivitis". J. Dent. Assoc. South Africa, Vol. 24: 37-40, 1969.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "Radiology of Fossil Hominid Dentitions". Proceedings of the Second Conference of the Anatomical Society of Southern Africa, Lorenco Marques, Mozambique, pp. 51, 1970.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "The Place of Physical Anthropology and Comparative Odontology in Dental Education, J. Dental Education, 413-415, 1970.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "Unusual Origin of Cellulitis", Brit. Dent. J. 106: 265, 1959.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "Mysterious Dentine:, Brit. Med. J., May 9, 1959, p. 1245.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "Dental Extractions in Anaemic Patients", J. Canadian Dental Assoc., Vol. 33, 157.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Report on Conference on Craniofacial Growth. Alberta Dent. Assoc. News, October 1967.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "Dental Evidence in Human Evolution", Alberta Dental Assoc. News Letter, pp. 2-4, April 1969.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "Fossil Hunting in Africa", Alberta Dental Assoc. News Letter, pp. 3-4, December 1970.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Tumours Headlines Johannesburg Oral Pathology Conference. J.Can. Dent. Assoc. 35: 526-529, 1969.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "Tusks", J. Can. Dent. Assoc. 42: 257-268, 1976.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "Comment on Postgraduate Training and Graduate Education in Dentistry", J. Can. Dent. Assoc. 42: 596, 1976.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "Forensic Odontology", Legal Medical Quarterly 2: 36-39, 1978.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "The Tongue", ACFD/AFDC Newsletter, Vol. 10, No. 4, p. 2-3, 1978.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "Dental School Accreditation", ACFD/AFDC Newsletter, Vol. 11, No. 3, p. 1, 1978.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Applied Anatomy of the Maxillary Sinus, Jnl. Canad. Dent. Assoc. 46: 381-386, 1980.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Clinical Considerations of aging of the skull and dentition, Quintessence International, Vol. 10, 75-81, 1979. Translated into Japanese, Dental Digest, Vol. 9, 81-87, 1981.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: North-South Dialogue, Editorial, ACFD Newsletter 14, 1-2, 1981.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Crowning the Roots of Dentistry: The raison-detre of Dental Museums, J. Canad. Dent. Assoc. 50, 66, 1985.




  1. Machin, G.A., Sperber, G.H. and Wootliffe, J.: Monozygotic Twin Aborted Fetuses discordant for Holoprosencephaly/Synotia. Teratology, Vol. 31, 203-215, 1985.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Palaeodontology. J. Dent. Assoc. of South Africa. Vol. 40, 171, 1985.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Tupilaks, Scrimshaw and Netsukes. J. Canad. Dent. Assoc., Vol. 52, 373 376, 1986.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Paleodontopathology and Paleodontotherapy. J. Canad. Dent. Assoc., Vol. 52, 835-838, 1986.




  1. Machin, G.A. and Sperber, G.H.: Lessons from Conjoined Twins. American J. of Medical Genetics 28: 89-97, 1987.




  1. Sperber, G.H., Johnson, E.S., Honore, L., Machin, G.A.: Holoprosencephalic Synophthalmia (Cyclopia) in an 8 Week Fetus. J. Craniofac. Genet. Develop. Biol. 7; 7-18, 1987.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Craniofacial Methodology: Clinical Delineation and Application of New Technologies. IX Annual Symposium of the Society of Craniofacial Genetics Report. J. Dental Research 66: 1783-84, 1987.




  1. Sperber, G.H. and Honore, L.: Anodontia Totalis Fetalis in a Trisomy 13Mosaic. J. Dent. Assoc. S. Afr. 43: 265-269, 1988.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: International Conference on Research Advances in Prenatal Craniofacial Development. J. Dental Research 67: 1138, 1988.




  1. Sperber, G.H., Honore, L.H. and Machin, G.A.: A Microscopic Study of Holoprosencephalic Facial Anomalies in Trisomy 13. Amer. J. of Medical Genetics 32: 443-451, 1989.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Advances in Craniofacial Developmental Biology and Their Clinical Implications. J. Dent. Res. 68: 1294-1295, 1989.




  1. Siebert, J.R., Machin, G.A. and Sperber, G.H.: Anatomic Findings in Dicephalic Conjoined Twins: Implications for Morphogenesis. Teratology 40: 305-310, 1989.




  1. McGrath, P. and Sperber, G.H.: Floor of Median Orbit in Human Cyclopia: An Anatomical Study in 3 Dimensions. J. Anat. 169: 125-138, 1990.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Traumatic Exodontia. Can. Med. Assoc. J. 143,p. 466, 1990.




  1. Zilberman, U., Smith, P. and Sperber, G.H.: Components of Australopithecine teeth. Human Evolution 5:515-529, 1990.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: The Facial Skeleton in Clefts. Conference Report. J.Dent.Res. 69(9), p. 1622, 1990.




  1. Ongaro, I., Sperber, G.H., Machin, G.A. and Murdoch, C.: Fiducial Points for Three-dimensional Computer-assisted Reconstruction of Serial Light Microscope Sections of Umbilical Cord. Anatomical Record. 229: 285-289, 1991.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Invited Editorial. Comparative Odontology in Dental Education. ACFDForum, Vol. 23: 74, February 1991.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Invited Commentary on "Premaxillary Development in Normal and Cleft Lip and Palate Human Fetuses Using Three-dimensional Computer Reconstruction (M.P. Mooney, M.I. Siegel, K.R. Kimes and J. Todhunter) Cleft Palate J. 28(1): 54, 1991.




  1. Beere, D., Hargreaves, J.A., Sperber, G.H. and Cleaton-Jones, P.: Mirror Image Supplemental Primary Incisors in Twins: A Case Report and Review. Pediatric Dent. 12(6): 390-392, 1990.

  2. Machin, G.A. and Sperber, G.H.: Comments on "Unique Anomalies in Cephalothoracopagus Janiceps Conjoined Twins with Implications for Multiple Mechanisms in Abnormal Embryogenesis. Teratology 44: 481-483, 1991.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: A tribute to Phillip Tobias on his retirement. Physical Anthropology News 10 (2): 1-2, 1991.




  1. Sperber, G.H. and Lucas, M.B.: Dentistry in the Anglo-Boer War (1899-1902). Adler Museum Bulletin 17 (2) 19-22, 1991.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: The first Year of life: Prenatal Craniofacial Development. Cleft Palate-Craniofacial J. 29:109-111, 1992.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Prologue: Current Concepts in Embryonic Craniofacial Development. Critical Reviews in Oral Biology and Medicine 4:67-72, 1992.




  1. Sperber, G.H. (Ed.): Epilogue: Symposium on Current Concepts in Embryonic Craniofacial Development. Critical Reviews in Oral Biology and Medicine 4:131-140,1992.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Aetiopathogenesis of Craniofacial Anomalies. Annals of Academy of Medicine, Singapore 21: 708-714. Singapore 1992.




  1. Sperber, G.H., Machin, G.A.: The enigma of cephalogenesis. Cleft Palate-Craniofacial J. 31: 91-96, 1994.




  1. Sperber, G.H., Machin, G.A. & Bamforth, F.J.: Mirror-image Dental Fusion and Discordance in Monozygotic Twins. American J. Medical Genetics 51: 41- 45, 1994.




  1. Sperber, G.H. Dental Disease in South African History. Bull. History Dent. 42: 29- 32, 1994.




  1. Sperber, G.H. The Ethics of Embryo Experimentation. Cleft Palate-Craniofacial J. 32(3):2-3, 1995.




  1. Sperber, G.H. Confluence of Clinical, Theoretical and Laboratory Research in Syndromology. Cleft Palate-Craniofacial J. 32(6):527-528, 1995.




  1. Machin, G.A., Sperber, G.H. et al. Computer Graphic Three Dimensional Reconstruction of Normal Human Embryo Morphogenesis. Anat. Embryol. 194: 439-444, 1996.




  1. Sperber, G.H. Tori Mandibularis. J. Can. Dent. Assoc. 62:191, 1996.




  1. Sperber, G.H. Sperber, S.M.: Pharyngogenesis. J. Dent. Assoc. S. Afr. 51: 777-782, 1996.




  1. Arnold, W.H. Sperber, G.A., Machin, G.A.: Anatomy of the Circle of Willis in three cases of human fetal synophthalmic holoprosencephaly Annals of Anatomy 178:553-55 1996.




  1. Sperber, G.H., Moreau, J.L.: Study of the number of roots and canals in Senegalese first permanent mandibular molars Internat. Endodontic Jnl. 31:117-122, 1998.




  1. Arnold, W.H., Sperber, G.H., Machin, G.A.: Craniofacial Skeletal Development in three human synophthalmic holoprosencephalic fetuses. Annals of Anatomy. Vol.180: 45-53, 1998.




  1. Sperber G.H., Pathogenesis and Morphogenesis of Craniofacial Developmental Anomalies. Ann. Acad. Med. Singapore. 28(5): 708-713. 1999.




  1. Sperber G.H., Buckingham J: Odonto-eponymology: Historical Dental Names. J. Hist. Dent. 47: 48:127-132. 2000.




  1. Arnold W.H., Lang M., Sperber, G.H.: 3-D Reconstruction of Craniofacial Structures of a Human Anencephalic Fetus. Ann. Anat. 183: 67-71. 2001.




  1. Sperber G.H., Biblical evolutionary genetics, Am. Jnl. Med. Genet. 107:261 (2002).




  1. Sperber G.H., Fabricating a Face: The Essence of Embryology in the Dental Curriculum. Jnl. Dent. Educ. 67:370-374. (2003)




  1. Sperber G.H.., Yu D.C. Patient age is no contra-indication to endodontic treatment. J. Can Dent Assoc. 69:494-496. (2003).




  1. Sperber G.H. The Genetics of Odontogenesis: Implications in Dental Anthropology and Palaeoodontology. Dental Anthropology. 17: 1-7. (2004).




  1. Sperber GH. Acronyms. Brit Dent Journal Vol 196 (2004)




  1. Sperber GH. Dental Burs at the Design Exchange in Toronto, Canada. Dental Historian. Vol 43:2006.




  1. Sperber G.H. New Insights in Facial Development. Seminars in Orthodontics. 12: 4-10 (2006).




  1. Dyck E, Sperber G.H. Dentistry in the Wild West: The roots of the profession in Western Canada. Dental Historian. 45: 87-98, (2007).




  1. Sperber G.H. Embryogenesis of the Speech and Hearing Apparatus. American .Speech & Hearing Newsletter. (Oct 2007). Pp 4-7.




  1. Freeman A., Borsuk, D., Barankin, B., Sperber, G.H., Krafchik, B. Dental manifestations of dermatological conditions. J. Am. Acad. Dermatology 60: 289-298 (2009)


Forewords


  1. Sperber, G.H. Foreword to: Bernard G. Sarnat: 20th Century Plastic Surgeon and Biological Scientist. Lestrel, PE. World Scientific: Singapore. 2008




  1. Sperber, G.H. Foreword to: Craniofacial Biology and Craniofacial Surgery. B.G. Sarnat & J.P. Bradley. World Scientific: Singapore. 2010


Abstracts


  1. Sperber, G.H.: "Tooth Eruption Sequence in Fossil & Living Primates". J. Canad. Dent. Assoc., Vol. 35, 350, l969.




  1. Sperber, G.H. and Buonocore, M.: "Effects of Organic Anions on Decalcification Patterns of Enamel Surfaces", Abstr. #248: I.A.D.R. Program, March 1961, p. 46.




  1. Buonocore, M. and Sperber, G.H.: "Decalcification of NaF, SnF2 Treated Enamel Surfaces by Different Acids", Abstr. #251: I.A.D.R. Program, March 1961, p. 47.




  1. Sperber, G.H. and Blackett, J.A.: "Toxicity Studies by Tissue Reaction to Experimental Dental Amalgams", Abstr. #106: I.A.D.R. Program, March 1963, p. 60.




  1. Sperber, G.H. and Pereversoff, C.J.: "Influence of Sclerosing Agents on Jaw Growth in Rats", Abstr. #153: I.A.D.R. Program, July 1965, p. 75.




  1. Gibb, K.H. and Sperber, G.H.: "Hormonal Influences on Jaw Growth in Rats", Abstr. #134: I.A.D.R. Program, March 1968, p. 71.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: The Radiological Anatomy of the Molar Pulp Chambers of the Australopithecinae", Abstract #96, I.A.D.R. Program, March 1971.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "The Metrical and Radiographic Morphology of the Cheek Teeth of the South African Australopithecinae". Proc. 10th Internat. Congress of Anatomy, 1975, p. 405.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "The Pathogenesis of Craniofacial Anomalies", 64th World Dental Congress Program, 1976.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "Artificial Craniofacial Deformation", International Assoc. Dental Research Program 56: #27, A49, 1977.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "The Functional Matrix as a Factor in Evolutionary Skull Morphology", Can. Fed. Biol. Sc. Proc. 21: 128, 1978.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "Aspects of Ageing of the Skull and Dentition", 66th World Dental Congress Program, pp. 45, 1978.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: "The role of functional matrices in cranial evolution", XI International Congress of Anatomy Proceedings, August 1980.




  1. Neumann, B.R. and Sperber, G.H.: Three Dimensional Reconstruction of Sectioned Human Fetuses. Journal of Dental Research 63: 526 (Abstract #25), April 1984.




  1. Sperber, G.H., Machin, G.A. and Hargreaves, J.A.: Craniofacial Teratogenesis. J. Dent. Res. 63: 528 (A #50), April 1984.




  1. Sperber, G.H. and Machin, G.A.: Cephalothoracopagus Disymmetros. Cell Differentiation. Vol. 16, Supp. 45S (111), July 1985.




  1. Sperber, G.H. and Machin, G.A.: Cranial Dysmorphogenesis in Janiceps Fetus.J. Dent. Res., Abst. #109, 64, March 1985.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Conflicting Embryogenesis in Janiceps Twins, J. Dent. Res., Vol. 65, No. 4, p. 531, 1986.




  1. Sperber, G.H., Honore, L.H. and Johnson, E.S.: Cyclopia Syndrome: Pathology in an 8 week-old Fetus. J. Dent. Res. 65: 762, June 1986.




  1. Sperber, G.H., Honore, L.H. and Machin, G.A.: Fetal Cephalogenesis in Chromosomal Disorders. Paper presented at 2nd World Dental Conference, Jerusalem, p. 4, June 1988.




  1. Sperber, G.H., Pollard, J. and Honore, L.H.: Allometry of Fetal Craniofacial Growth. Poster presented at the VIII International Symposium on Morphological Sciences, Rome, p. 34, July 1988.




  1. Sperber, G.H., Pollard, J. and Honore, L.H.: Auxology of Human Fetal Heads. J. Dent. Res. 67: 165, #418, 1988.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Craniofacial Developmental Defects. Table Clinic. Canadian Dental Association Convention, Edmonton, p. 8, August 1988.




  1. Sperber, G.H. and Zung, H.: 3-dimensional Reconstruction of Fetal Trisomy 13 Craniofacial Anomalies. J. Dent. Res. 69: 160, #410, 1990.




  1. Ongaro, I., Sperber, G.H., Machin, G.A. and Murdoch, C. Computer analysis of gnathoodontogenesis. J. Dent. Res. 70: 518, #2016, 1991.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Current Concepts in Craniofacial Embryology. Xth International Symposium on Morphological Sciences. Toronto, July 1991.




  1. Machin, G.A., Sperber, G.H., Ongaro,I.: Cephalothoracopagus (janiceps) conjoined twins. Fetal Genetic Pathology Conference, Big Sky, Montana, October 1991.




  1. Ongaro, I., Machin, G.A., Sperber, G.H., Murdoch, C.: Early cranial development. Computer-assisted 3-D morphometry. J. Dent.Res. 71: 684 (Abstr.#1348). 1992.




  1. Dabbagh, J., Sperber, G.H., Machin, G.A.: 3D Computer Reconstruction of Human Ethmoid Development and Maldevelopment. J.Dent.Res. 72: (Abstr.#528) 1993.




  1. Ongaro, I., Sperber, G.H., Machin, G.A.: Morphometry of Craniofacial Growth in Mice. J. Dent. Res. 74: 255 (Abst. # 1948), 1995.




  1. Sperber, G.H., Arnold W., Machin, G.A.: The Circle of Willis in Normal and Holoprosencephalic Fetuses. Am. Cleft Palate-Craniofac. Conference, Tampa, Fl. April 1995.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Comparative Odontology: the Quintessence of Dental Anthropology. Can. Assoc. Physical Anthropology Programme, Nov. 1995.




  1. Sperber, G.H., Arnold, W.H., Machin, G.A.: Basicranial Development in Normal and Holoprosencephalic Human Fetuses. J. Dent. Res. 74:584 (Abstr. #1467), 1995.




  1. Sperber, G.H., Arnold, W.H., Machin, G.A.: Cranial Anomalies in Holoprosencephalic Fetuses. 4th International Workshop on Fetal Genetic Pathology Programme, April 1995.




  1. Machin, G.A., Ongaro, I., Sperber, G.H., Murdoch, C.: Craniofacial Morphology and Normal Stage 12 Human Embryos: Computer Graphic Reconstructions: 4th International Workshop on Fetal Genetic Pathology Programme, April, 1995.




  1. Arnold, W.H., Sperber, G.H., Machin, G.A.: The Impact of Computer Imaging on the Developmental Anatomy of the Cranium and Pharyngeal Apparatus. 1st Asia-Pacific Anatomical Conference Programme, Dec. 1995.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Embryogenesis of Craniofacial Anomalies. American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association Programme, April, 1995.




  1. Arnold, W.H., Sperber, G.H., Machin, G.A.: The Circle of Willis in Normal and Holoprosencephalic Fetuses. American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association Programme, April, 1995.




  1. Arnold, W.H., Sperber, G.H., Machin, G.A., Ongaro I.: Trigeminal Nerve Development in Human and Mouse Embryos and Fetuses. IADR Abstr. #2755, March, 1996.




  1. Machin, G.A., Sperber, G.H., Boehme, R.: Pharyngeal Apparatus Development in Human Embryos. IADR Abstr. #2756, March 1996.




  1. Sperber, G.H.: Molecules, Mutations and Morphogenesis. American Cleft Palate Craniofacial Assoc. Programme, April 1996.




  1. Sperber, G.H. Making a Face. 8th International Congress on Cleft Palate and Craniofacial Anomalies. Singapore, September 1997.




  1. Sperber, G.H. Palaeo-odontopathology: An History of Ancient Dental Lesions. American Academy of History of Dentistry. Toronto, May, 1998.




  1. Sperber, G.H. Etiopathogenesis of Craniofacial Anomalies. American Cleft Palate Association. Atlanta. April, 2000.




  1. Sperber, G.H. Comparative Primate Craniogenesis. Canadian Association for Physical Anthropology. Oct. 2000.




  1. Sperber, G. H. Craniofacial Development and Maldevelopment. Loeb Research Institute. Ottawa, October 2000.




  1. Sperber, G. H. Fabricating a Face: The essence of embryology in the dental curriculum. American Association of Anatomists Symposium. New Orleans, April 2002.

E. Audiocassettes



1. Sperber, G.H.: Clinical Implications of Skull Changes (Audiocassette), Dent. V, 1974/III 5.
2. Sperber, G.H.: Oral and General Health (Audiocassette), Dent. V, 1975/IV 7.
3. Sperber, G.H.: Saliva, the Mouth Watering Fluid (Audiocassette), Dent. V, 1975/III 12.
4. Sperber, G.H.: Spread of Dental Infections (Audiocassette), Dent. V, 1975/IV 1.
5. Sperber, G.H.: The Tempormandibular Joint (Audiocassette), Dent. V, 1975/III 10.

G. Book Reviews


  1. "Dental Anatomy & Occlusion (Kraus, Jordan, Abrams). J. Canadian Dent. Ass. 36: 385-386, 1970.




  1. Biokinetics and Biodynamics of Human Differentiation (Blechschmidt andGasser). Human Biol. 51: 246-249, 1979.




  1. "Variation in Morphology of Teeth: Anthropologic and Forensic Aspects. (Taylor, R.M.S.). Jnl. American Dent. Ass. 100: 233-234, 1980.




  1. "The Embryogenesis of the Human Skull (Shapiro and Robinson). Jnl. Craniofacial Genetics and Developmental Biology 1: 426-427, 1981.




  1. "Anatomy, Biochemistry and Physiology" (Osborn, J.W.). British Dental Journal 154: 69, 1983.




  1. "Oral Embryology and Microscopic Anatomy" (Melfi, R.C.). J. Canadian Dental Assoc. 51:123-124, 1985.




  1. "The Dental Office: A Pictorial History" (Glenner, R.A.). J. Canadian Dental Assoc. 52:189, 1986.




  1. "Essentials of Autonomic Function" (Hockman, L.). J. Dental Education 52(8): 492, 1988.




  1. "The Anatomical Basis of Dentistry" (B. Liebgott). J. Canadian Dental Assoc. 54: 572, 1988.




  1. "Oral Development and Histology" (J.K. Avery). J. Canadian Dental Assoc. 55: 25, 1989.




  1. "Dental Morphology" (O. Carlsen). J. Canadian Dental Assoc. 55: 963,1989.




  1. "Evolution of the Skull, Jaws and Teeth in Vertebrates. (W.G. Young, R. Jupp, B.J. Kruger). J. Canadian Dental Assoc. 57: 533-4, 1991.




  1. "Dental and Oral Tissues: An Introduction", 3rd Ed. (L. Moss-Salentijn, M. Hendricks - Klyvert). ACFD Forum, Vol. 23, p. 55, November 1990.




  1. "The Morphogenesis of Down Syndrome: Progress in Clinical and Biological Research" C.J. Epstein, Ed.) Wiley-Liss, New York, 1991. Am. J. Med. Genet. 55:114, 1995.




  1. "Developmental Biology", 4th Ed., S.F. Gilbert. Sinauer Assoc. Sunderland, 1994. Am. J. Med. Genet. 57: 642, 1995.




  1. "Developmental Biology: A Guide for Experimental Study:. M.S. Tyler. Sinauer Assoc. Sunderland, 1994. Am. J. Med. Genet. 59:268, 1995.




  1. Craniofacial Prostheses: Anaplastology and Osseointegration. Branemark P. I, de Dliveira M. (Eds) 1997. Quintessence, Chigaco. Cleft Palate - Craniofacial Journal.. 35:182 (1998).




  1. Fundamentals of Craniofacial Growth. Dixon AD, Hoyte Dan, Ronning O, (Eds). 1977. CRC Press, Boca Raton. Cleft Palate Craniofacial Jnl. 35:272 (1998).




  1. Odontogenesis: CD-ROM. T. Kardos. 1997. Cleft Palate - Craniofacial Journal. 36:275 (1999).




  1. The Prenatal Human Cranium. Normal and Pathological Development. I. Kjaer, J.W. Keeling, B. Fischer-Hansen. Am. Jnl. Med. Genet. 94:344, (2000).




  1. Craniofacial Development, Growth and Evolution. M. Miekle. Cleft Palate Craniofac. Jnl. 40:219 (2003).




  1. Oral Development and Histology. J. K. Avery. Jnl. Dental Educ. 66(12) 2002.




  1. Dictionary of Gene Technology Terms. Y-h Zhang and M.Zhang. Parthenon Publishing N.Y. 2001.Am.J.Med Genet. 121A:289-290




  1. Oral Cells and Tissues. P.R. Garant .Quintessence Publishing. 2003. J.Dent Ed. 68:104-5, (2004)




  1. Biomimetics in Periodontal Regeneration:Rationale and Clinical Use of Enamel Matrix Derivative. Cochran DL et al. Quintessence Publishing 2003. J.Dent Ed. 68:489 (2004).




  1. Wolf-Heidegger’s Atlas of Human Anatomy. P. Kopf-Maier. J. Anatomy 207:825 (2005).




  1. Grant’s Dissector. P.W. Tank J. Anatomy 208:389 (2006).




  1. Clinically Oriented Anatomy. K.L. Moore, A.F. Dalley. J. Anatomy 208:393 (2006)




  1. Perspectives on the Face. M.M. Cohen Jr. Cleft Palate Craniofacial J. 44:347, (2007).




  1. Core Anatomy- Illustrated. I. Parkin, B.M. Logan, M. McCarthy. J. Anatomy 211:832 (2007).




  1. Embryology. Board Review Series. R.W. Dudek, J.D. Fix. J. Anatomy 212:97 (2008).




  1. Grant’s Atlas of Anatomy and Grant’s Dissector. A. Agur and P.W. Tank. J.Am Med Assn. 299:225-6 (2008).




  1. Craniofacial Sutures: Development Disease and Treatment. Rice, DP (Editor) Karger: Basel, Switzerland. J. Dental Education. 72:1211 (2008).


G. Other Material

Approximately 700 abstracts for Oral Research Abstracts published by the American Dental Association, Abstracts, British Dental Journal and Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.



Abbreviated Curriculum Vitae.
Geoffrey H. Sperber.
B.Sc. - 1954 - University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa

B.D.S.- 1956 - University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa

B.Sc. (Hons) - 1958 - Univ. of the Witwatersrand,Johannesburg, South Africa

M.Sc. - 1965 - University of Rochester, New York

Ph.D. - 1974 - University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa

(Dental Anthropology)

Dr Med Dent (Honoris Causa) 2002, University of Witten/Herdecke, Germany.

Dental Licentiate - Medical and Dental Council of South Africa 1956/58

Licentiate General Dental Council of Great Britain 1957/59

Licentiate Alberta Dental Association 1962 – 2010

Foreign Associate - Royal Society of South Africa, 1987

Fellow, International College of Dentists, 1992

General Practice - 45 years

Teaching - University of Alberta - 1961 - 1996 - Anatomy & Embryology

1972 - Professor of Oral Biology - University of Alberta

1992 - Chairman, Department of Oral Biology, University of Alberta

Has received many Research and Travel Grants

Has published 8 Books, 23 Book Chapters, 80 Scientific Articles,

30 Abstracts, 5 Audiocassettes and 33 Book Reviews

President and Founder: Midwest Section, Canadian Association for Dental Research 1982

Secretary-Treasurer, Craniofacial Biology Group, I.A.D.R. 1990 - 1997

Section Editor: Cleft Palate - Craniofacial Journal 1991 – 2007.

Secretary-Treasurer, Society of Craniofacial Genetics, 2004- to present

Editor: Association of Canadian Faculties of Dentistry Newsletter 1978-1989

Editorial Board member, Journal of Dental Research, 2008-2012.

Distinguished Academician, Singapore Academy of Medicine 1991

Consultant, Medical Genetics, University of Alberta Hospital

Life Member, International Association for Dental Research 1996

Life Member, Alberta Dental Association 1996.

Life Member, International College of Dentists. 2000.

Curator: Dental Museum, University of Alberta

Chairman: Dental Library, University of Alberta

Chairman: 75th Anniversary Committee, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Alberta 1991-92

Professor Emeritus, University of Alberta 1996-

Visiting Professor, National University of Singapore 1997

Visiting Professor, University of the Witwatersrand 1998

Visiting Professor, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand, 1999

Visiting Professor, University of Wisconsin Medical College, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Jan. 1999

Visiting Professor, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Oct. 2002.

Bulyea Cup Laureate, University of Alberta , 2006.



Bernard G. Sarnat Eponymous Lecturer, University of California, Los Angeles, 2006.

Outside interests include symphony and opera, concerts and travel.


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