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Dr. Rob Exterkate is secretary of RPA-PMH –>

Dr. Rob Exterkate

Rob Exterkate is researcher at the Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam (ACTA), VU Amsterdam and University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

He is the lab manager of the Laboratory of Preventive Dentistry. He has been working in the field of Preventive Dentistry for over 30 years. In 1984 he started as a lab-technician and has worked for many years on de- and remineralization of dental hard tissues. During his PhD he developed the Amsterdam Active Attachment biofilm model to study oral biofilms. This model is now used in over 30 institutes throughout the world.