Prof. Anil Sukumaran is a distinguished dental professional and academician with an extensive career spanning over 36 years. He is a Senior Consultant, Professor, and Chairman of Hospital Research at the Hamad Medical Corporation, Doha, Qatar. An alumnus of the University of Hong Kong, Prof. Anil earned his Ph.D. in Dentistry in 2002. His commitment to excellence led him to undertake advanced training at the UK Center for Oral HIV Research, Guy’s and St. Thomas’s Hospital in London. He boasts an impressive array of fellowships, including from the Royal College of Pathologists (FRCPath), Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in Glasgow (FDS, RCPS), International College of Dentist (FICD), and the Pierre Fauchard Academy (FPFA). His contributions to the dental field have earned him numerous accolades. These include the Gold Medal in BDS from India, the Ratan H. Doctor National Award from India, the Wang Gungwu Scholarship for Research Students in Hong Kong, and the Golden Quill Award for research excellence from King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Prof. Anil has a rich history of academic engagements. He has mentored undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral students across diverse nations like India, Hong Kong, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, South Korea, and the United States. His decade-long tenure at King Saud University saw him don the roles of a full professor, chairman, and member of various accreditation boards, cementing his mark in the global dental education sector. A prolific writer, he has contributed more than 400 research papers to renowned journals and authored several chapters and books in his domain. Prof. Anil Sukumaran is a beacon of excellence, expertise, and dedication in dentistry and academia.