William J Dunn is a graduate of the University of Texas Dental School at Houston, Texas. He completed a Residency in Comprehensive Dentistry at Keesler Medical Center in Biloxi, Mississippi in 1994. He completed a Fellowship in Dental Biomaterials at the University of Florida in 2000. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of General Dentistry and is a Fellow of the Academy of Dental Materials. He served as Military Consultant to the surgeon general for dental research, medical ethics, materials, devices and investigations. He has published more than 46 papers and has spoken extensively at national and international conferences.