Professor of Orthodontics/Associate Dean for Internationalisation
David Bearn is Professor of Orthodontics at the University of Dundee.
He trained in Sheffield, then undertook his specialty orthodontic training in Newcastle and Carlisle before moving to Manchester where he completed his PhD in cleft lip and palate treatment outcomes.
His current research interests are in RCTs of orthodontic treatment, with particular reference to self-ligating systems and micro-implants.
He is Co-Director of Tayside Clinical Trials Unit and has 4 multi-centre RCTs currently active in addition to local single site trials.