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Harlan J. Shiau


Dr. Harlan Shiau is the current Director of Predoctoral Periodontal Education in the Department of Periodontics.  He completed his DDS from the University of Buffalo in 2000 and earned his certificate in Periodontics at Harvard University, School of Dental Medicine (HSDM) in 2005.  Dr. Shiau completed his Doctorate in Oral Biology at Harvard University and The Forsyth Institute in 2005, where he was a NIH/NIDCR Dentist Scientist Award recipient.  Following training he served as a  Clinical Instructor and Lecturer at HSDM for two years.  Dr. Shiau is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology.   His research and clinical interests include periodontal medicine/risk assessment, bone regeneration and educational technology.  He maintains an active periodontal and implant practice at the School.