Hanny Calache

Hanny Calache

La Trobe University Australia

Biography

 Hanny Calache is Director Clinical Leadership, Education and Research at Dental Health Services Victoria (DHSV) and is a registered specialist in the field of paediatric dentistry. Over the period 1996 -2004 Hanny was Senior Lecturer & Coordinator of the Diploma in Oral Health Therapy, School of Dental Science at The University of Melbourne. He has a Bachelor of Dental Science; completed a Masters of Dental Science Degree in Paediatric Dentistry in 1983, a Graduate Diploma in Health Administration from La Trobe University in 1988, and a Doctor of Public Health (DPH) Degree from the School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne in 2005. His research interests include health promotion, public health, and workforce development (with a special interest in paediatric and geriatric oral health and those with special needs). Hanny Calache has worked in both private and public dental practice as a paediatric dentist, and also as a senior lecturer at the University of Melbourne; has delivered many presentations at national and international conferences and has published a number of papers in refereed journals.

Research Interest

 Anaesthesia; Caries; Caries treatment; Dental hygiene; Dental public health; Pediatric dentistry