Eduardo Castrillon

DDS, MSc, PhD, Associate professor

Curriculum Vitae

Eduardo Castrillon DDS, MSc, PhD

Associate Professor - Clinical Teacher - International Coordinator

Section of Orofacial Pain and Jaw Function, Department of Dentistry and Oral Health  Vennelyst Boulevard 9, 1613, 4338000, Aarhus CDenmarkE-mail: ec@odont.au.dk
Phone: 87167407
 

Education and training

  • Post Doc fellowship. Section of Clinical Oral Physiology, Department of Dentistry, Aarhus University, Denmark. 1 Sep 2009 → 31 Aug 2011. Description: Experimental Muscle Pain, Bruxism, Sleep Anpea. Supervisor: Peter Svensson
  • University teaching methods for assistant professors at Aarhus University, Denmark. 14 Jan 2010 → 7 Apr 2010. Description: Course in general university teaching methods for assistant professors at Aarhus University
  • Post Doc Fellowship (IASP grant, The Scan Design by Inger and Jens Bruun Foundation International Trainee Fellowship 2008). Sect. of Clinical Oral Physiology, Dept. of Dental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden. 1 Feb 2009 → 31 Jan 2010. Description: 5-HT receptors, Human experimental model in Orofacial Muscle Pain. Supervisor Dr. Malin Ernberg
  • Post Doc Fellowship. Center for Sensory-Motor Interaction (SMI) Aalborg University. 1 Jan 2008 → 31 Dec 2008.Description: NMDA receptors – Human experimental studies in Orofacial Muscle Pain. Supervisor Dr. Lars Arendt-Nielsen
  • PhD Student (NIH Grant DE 15420).Section of Clinical Oral Physiology, Department of Dentistry, Aarhus University, Denmark. 1 Jul 2004 → 30 Sep 2007. Description: Peripheral NMDA receptors and TMD pain mechanisms. Supervisor: Dr. Peter Svensson
  • Dental implant clinical training. Life Core- Coremed – Study Group Actualidad Odontologica, Trujillo, Peru. 1 Aug 2002 → 28 Feb 2004. Description: Theoretical base and clinical procedure. Course given by Dr. Miguel Angel Coz.
  • Master in public health focused on planning and management. Escuela de Post-Grado Universidad Nacional de Trujillo Escuela de Ciencias Medicas, Trujillo, Peru. 2000 → 2002. Description: Knowledge obtained on techniques for strategic management and planning on institutions of the area of health. Also obtained knowledge and developed skills on university teaching and research.
  • Pre-grad education Dental School. Universidad Nacional San Luis Gonzaga de Ica, Peru 1987 → 1993. Description: Bachelor degree in dentistry obtained.

 

Profesional Experience

  • Associate Professor. Section of Orofacial Pain and Jaw Function, Department of Dentistry and Oral Health, Aarhus University, Denmark. 1 Sep 2011 → … Activity: Directly involved on research activities, students education, administration duties, and treatment of patients
  • Part time Clinical Teacher. Section of Orofacial Pain and Jaw Function, Department of Dentistry and Oral Health, Aarhus University, Denmark. 1 Sep 2009 → …; 1 Jan 2008 → 31 Dec 2008
  • Post Doc fellowship. Section of Clinical Oral Physiology, Department of Dentistry, Aarhus University, Denmark. 1 Sep 2009 → 31 Aug 2011
  • Post Doc fellowship. Sect. of Clinical Oral Physiology, Dept. of Dental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden. 1 Feb 2009 → 31 Jan 2010
  • Post Doc fellowship.Center for Sensory-Motor Interaction (SMI) Aalborg University. 1 Jan 2008 → 31 Dec 2008
  • Research Assistant. Section of Clinical Oral Physiology, Department of Dentistry, Aarhus University, Denmark. 1 Apr 2004 → 30 Jun 2004. Activity: Directly involved on research activities
  • Teacher in post - grade and under- graduate Dental School. Medical Science Faculty, School of Dentistry - Universidad Nacional de Trujillo - Peru, 2001 → 2003. Activity: Lectures for post graduate students of the Master program and pre-clinical and clinical teaching to students
  • Registered Practicing Dentist - Colegio Odontologico del Peru (1993 → ...). Private and state hospital practice, Trujillo, Peru, 1993 → 2004. Activity: General family dentistry, focused in prosthetics, cosmetics, prevention, implants, periodontics, TMD, restorative dentistry, endodontics, X-ray, surgery

 

Awards

  • Recipient of 2008 IASP International Trainee Fellowship ScanDesign by Bruun Foundation, International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP).
  • SUVA poster award for the best poster at the European Academy of Craniomandibular Disorders (EACD) meeting 18 Sep 2008 → 20 Sep 2008. Poster title: Ketamine 20 mM does not produce local anesthesia when injected into the temporalis muscle. 

Profesional Asociation Memberships:

International Asociation of the Study of Pain (IASP).

International Asociation of Dental Research (IADR).

Scandinavian Center for Orofacial Neurociences (SCON)

European Academy of Sleep Dental Medicine (EASDM)

International RDC-TMD Consortium (training and calibration subcommittee member)

 

Skills:

Professional:

Trainer and Calibrator of Diagnostic Criteria for Temporomandibular Disorders (DC/TMD)

Highly trained on diagnostics and management of patients suffering from TMD, Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Bruxism. 

Developed expertise on clinical experimental muscle pain (glutamate-evoked pain model, nerve growth factor, acidic injections, etc).
Developed expertise on the use of experimental methods e.g. microdialyses, portable EMG (grindcare), DC/TMD, etc

Language:
Spanish mother tongue, Fluent in English (written and spoken),Danish (danske prøv 3 bevis / currently studying at FOF Forberedende voksenundervisning i Dansk ).

IT
High skills on IT at user level.

Interpersonal relationships
High sense of teamwork and used to lead and deal with international mixed ethnic groups.

 

Hobbies:

Photography, cooking, traveling, culture (music, theater, museums) ,sports.