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

8000, Aarhus C

Denmark

E-mail: ec@dent.au.dk
Phone:  (+45) 87152657

 

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 Apnea. 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
  • Ph.D. 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 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 in university teaching and research.
  • Pre-grad education Dental School. Universidad Nacional San Luis Gonzaga de Ica, Peru 1987 → 1993. Description: Bachelor's degree in dentistry obtained.

 

Professional 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 in 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 in research activities
  • Teacher in the post - grade and undergraduate Dental School. Medical Science Faculty, School of Dentistry - Universidad Nacional de Trujillo - Peru, 2001 → 2003. Activity: Lectures for postgraduate 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 on 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. 

Professional Asociation Memberships:

International Asociation of the Study of Pain (IASP).

International Asociation of Dental Research (IADR).

Scandinavian Center for Orofacial Neurosciences (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).

IT
High skills in IT at the 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.