2004-2009 Member, American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association
2004- Member, American Association of Orthodontists
2007- Member, College of Diplomates, American Board of Orthodontics
2009- Fellow, World Federation of Orthodontists
2009- American Dental Education Association
2004 Predoctoral, postdoctoral and continuing education lectures, seminars and courses in orthodontics, oral biology, and oral surgery
2007- Invited speaker at various scientific meetings both in the U.S. and internationally
2007- Predoctoral Orthodontics Course Director, University of Illinois at Chicago
2007- Co-Coordinator, Orthodontic Technique Course, University of Illinois at Chicago
2007 Research mentor and advisor for numerous orthodontic residents and dental students
Recent Invited Presentations:
University of the Philippines, Manila – Manila Philippines
Philippine Dental Association Annual Scientific Session – Manila, Philippines
2008 Association of Philippine Orthodontists – Manila, Philippines
2010 World Federation of Orthodontists 7th International Orthodontic Congress – Sydney, Australia
Principal Clinical and Hospital Service Responsibilities:
2001-2002 Associate Dentist, Sabater Dental Office, Manila, Philippines
2008-2010 Associate Orthodontist, Red Orthodontics Ltd., Joliet, IL
2009- Consultant Orthodontist, Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County
2011- Orthodontist, Pine Dental Care, PC, Chicago, IL
March, 2011 ADEA Annual Session and Exhibition San Diego, CA
February, 2011 Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting Chicago, IL
January, 2011 Skeletal Anchorage Course – Dr. H. DeClerck Las Vegas, NV
June, 2010 UW Summer Institute in Clinical Research Seattle, WA
April, 2010 Invisalign™ Advanced Course Chicago, IL
March, 2010 Turning Technologies Users Conference Chicago, IL
February, 2010 ADEA Annual Session and Exhibition Washington, DC
February, 2010 WFO 7th International Orthodontic Congress Sydney, Australia
January, 2010 Angle Midwest Component Scientific Meeting Chicago, IL
Galang, MT. A Comparison of the Mean Arch Dimensions of Selected Filipinos with Normal Occlusion and the Unitek Arch Symmetry Chart. J Philipp Dent Assoc. 2001; 53: 3-11.
Holliday S, Schneider B, Galang MT, Fukui T, Yamane A, Luan X, Diekwisch TG. Bones, Teeth, and Genes: A Genomic Homage to Harry Sicher’s “Axial Movement of Teeth.” World J Orthod. 2005; 6: 61-70.
Luan X, Ito Y, Holliday S, Walker C, Daniel J, Galang MT, Fukui T, Yamane A, Begole E, Evans C, Diekwisch TG. Extracellular Matrix-mediated Tissue Remodeling Following Axial Movement of Teeth. J Histochem Cytochem.2007; 55:127-140.
DeFelippe, N and Galang, MTS. Miniscrew 101. American Association of Women Dentists Journal; May, 2008. Epub.
Luan X, Dangaria, S, Ito Y, Walker CG, Jin, T, Schmidt, MK, Galang MT, and Druzinsky, R. Neural Crest Lineage Segregation: A Blueprint for Periodontal Regeneration. J Dent Res. 2009; 88: 781-91.
Ligas BB, Galang, MT, BeGole E, Evans C, Klasser G, Greene C. Phantom bite: a survey of U.S. orthodontists. Orthodontics: The Art and Practice of Dentofacial Enhancement. 2011; 12: 38-47.
Vajaria R, Begole E, Kusnoto B, Galang MT, Obrez A. Evaluation of incisor position and dental transverse dimensional changes using the Damon system. Angle Orthod. 2011 Mar 28. [Epub ahead of print]
Galang MT, Yuan JC, Lee DJ, Sukotjo C. Factors influencing publication rates of abstracts presented at the ADEA annual session & exhibition. J Dent Educ. 2011 Apr;75(4):549-56.
Galang MT, Yuan JC, Lee DJ, Barao VA, Shyamsunder N, Sukotjo C. Applicant Selection Procedures For U.S. Orthodontic Specialty Programs: A Survey Of Program Directors. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. In Press.
Yuan JC, Galang MT, Lee DJ, Barao VA, Shyamsunder N, Sukotjo C. Differences between Abstracts and Full-length Publications from ADEA Annual Meetings. J Dent Educ. In Press.
Dragstrem K, Yuan JC, Sukotjo C, Lee DJ, and Galang MT. Gender Equality in Orthodontic Literature and Leadership. J Dent Educ. Submitted.
Hao J, Nedvetsky Y, Galang MT, Handelman C, Viana G, BeGole E, and Evans C. Orthodontic tooth movement with flapless corticotomy: a pilot study in beagle dogs. Orthod Craniofac Res. Submitted.
Microimplants in Orthodontics – World J Orthod, May 2006
Two Centuries of Orthodontics Across the Atlantic – World J Orthod, December 2005
Effect of Integrins on Mandibular Morphogenesis and CP27 Gene Expression M.T. Galang, T.G. Diekwisch, and X. Luan, J Dent Res 83 (Spec Iss A): 0020, 2004. Finalist, IADR Sarnat Award Competition
Tissue Remodeling and Gene Expression in Tooth Eruption S. Holliday, B. Schneider, M.T. Galang, X. Luan, and T. Diekwisch, J Dent Res 83 (Spec Iss A): 0021, 2004. – Finalist, IADR Sarnat Award Competition
Confocal Microscopy Localization of Proteins in Developing Enamel B. Damas, M.T. Galang, X. Wang, X. Luan, and T. Diekwisch, J Dent Res 83 (Spec Iss A): 3564, 2004.
Tissue Remodeling During Axial Movement of Teeth T.G. Diekwisch, S. Holliday, M.T. Galang, B. Schneider, and X. Luan, J Dent Res 84 (Spec Iss A): 1298, 2005.
A new orthodontic force delivery system for beagle dogs J. Hao, Y. Nedvetsky, M.T. Galang, C. Handelman, and C. Evans, J Dent Res 89 (Spec Iss B): 139806, 2010.
Gender Equality in Orthodontic Literature and Leadership. Dragstrem K, Yuan JC, Sukotjo C, Lee DJ, and Galang MT. Gender Equality in Orthodontic Literature and Leadership. J Dent Ed 75 (2): 196, 2011.
Preparing the Dental Student for Private Practice: A Prospective Study of the UIC Predoctoral Orthodontic Program. R. Pedersen, J. Katsis, E. Usman - Aliu, B. Kusnoto, G. Viana, A. Koerber, and M.T. Galang. J Dent Ed 75 (2): 221, 2011. (presented and won Second Place at the ADEA Annual Session, San Diego, CA, March, 2011)
Comparison of two corticotomy methods for orthodontic tooth movement. J. Hao, Y. Nedvetsky, M.T. Galang, C. Handelman, G. Viana, and C. Evans. J Dent Res 90 (Spec Iss A): 987, 2011.