Dr. SEBASTIAN G. CIANCIO

Military Service:
1961-63 Captain, U.S. Army Dental Corps, Europe, discharged with letter of commendation from

General Bernier

Academic Positions and Professional Experience:
1959 NIH Research Fellowship, Dept. of Physiology, State University of New York at Buffalo,

Buffalo, NY

1963-65 Post-doctoral Fellow, Depts. of Pharmacology and Periodontology, State University of New

York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY

1964-65 Instructor, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
1966 Assistant Clinical Professor of Pharmacology, Assistant Professor of Periodontology, SUNY

at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY

1967 Acting Co-chairman, Dept. of Periodontology, SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
1968 Acting Chairman, Dept. of Periodontology, SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
1969 Chairman, Dept. of Periodontology, SUNY at Buffalo; Associate Professor of Pharmacology

and Periodontology, SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY

1972-85 Associate Professor and Chairman, Dept. of Periodontology, SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
1973-85 Adjunct Associate Professor, Dept. of Pharmacology, SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
1979 President, Pharmacology, Toxicology and Therapeutics Group, International and American

Association for Dental Research

1982 President, State University of New York at Buffalo Dental Alumni Association
1985- Adjunct Professor, Dept. of Pharmacology, SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
1985-1999 Professor and Chairman, Dept. of Periodontology, SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
1999 Professor and Chairman, Dept. of Periodontics & Endodontics, SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
2001- Distinguished Service Professor and Chair, Dept. of Periodontics & Endodontics, SUNY at

Buffalo, Buffalo, NY

Honors:
Senior Class President, National Honor Society, Outstanding Graduate of the Year Award, 1955, Jamestown

High School, Jamestown, NY

College of Arts and Sciences, Class Vice-President, 1956, SUNY at Buffalo
Bisonhead Award (Men's Honorary Society), 1958, SUNY at Buffalo
Junior Dental Student of the Year Award,1960, SUNY at Buffalo
Omicron Kappa Upsilon Award, National Honorary Dental Society, George B. Snow Prize in Prosthetic
Dentistry, American Academy of Dental Medicine Award, Block Drug Essay Award, 1961,
School of Dental Medicine, SUNY at Buffalo
Diplomate, 1969, American Board of Periodontology
Dental Educator of the Year Award from Alpha Omega Fraternity, 1969, SUNY at Buffalo

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Participant-Institute on Pharmacology, Toxicology, 1972, American College of Dentists Cincinnati, OH
Secretary-Treasurer, Pharmacology, Toxicology and Therapeutics Group, 1975-78, International and

American Association for Dental Research

Fellow, 1977, International College of Dentists
Honorary Recognition Award, 1979, University of Chile at Valparaiso
National Association of Italy Award, 1980
Special Citation, 1983, American Academy of Periodontology
Service Citation, 1984, Pharmacology and Therapeutics Div. of the International Association for Dental Research
Special Citation Award, 1985, United States Pharmacopeia
Orban Memorial Award, 1985, presented by Loyola University
Dental Man of the Year, 1986, Buffalo Dental Alumni Association, SUNY at Buffalo
Treasurer, 1987, American Academy of Periodontology
Gies Foundation Award in Periodontics, 1987, Wm. J. Gies Foundation for the Advancement of Dentistry
Special Citation, 1994, American Academy of Periodontology
51 st edition, 1996, Who’s Who in Medicine and Health Care
Clinical Research Award, 1996, presented by the American Academy of Periodontology
Jarvie-Burkhart Award 1997, The Dental Society of the State of New York
51 st Who’s Who in Continuing Education 1998
Honorary Recognition Award, 1999, University of Araraquara, Brazil
Brazilian Dental Association Recognition Award, 1999, University of Araraquara, Brazil
American Academy of Periodontology Presidential Award, 2000
US Pharmacopeia Award for 20 years service, 2000
Northeastern Society of Periodontology Award, 2001
Gold Medal Award 2001, The American Academy of Periodontology
Leaders in Continuing Education 2002, Dentistry Today
Leaders in Continuing Education 2003, Dentistry Today
Distinguished Scientist in Pharmacology Award 2003, International Associations for Dental Research
Dept. of Defense Patriot’s Award, 2004
Leaders in Continuing Education 2005-present Dentistry Today
Dean’s Award, 2011, School of Dental Medicine, University at Buffalo
Norton Ross Award for Outstanding Accomplishments in Clinical Investigations 2015, American Dental
Association
Teaching Activities Past and Current
Clinical Dentistry I (PER803, Undergraduate) Course Director
Diag & Prev Perio Disease (PER820, Professional) Course Director
Intro to Clinical & Preventive Dentistry (PER801, Professional) Course Director
Endosseous Implants (PER913, Post Graduate) Participating Faculty
Elect Periodontics Clinic (PER830, Professional) Course Director
Elect Periodontic Clinic (PER840, Professional) Course Director
Dental Therapeutics (PER946, Post Graduate) Course Director, current
Independ Study Postgrad (PER971, Post Graduate) Course Director, current
Supv Tchg Periodontics (PER880, Professional) Course Director, current
Comprehen Care Clin 4 (CLD842, Graduate) Clinical Faculty
Comprehen Care Clin 3 (CLD841, Professional) Clinical Faculty
Thesis Guidance (PER653, Post Graduate) Course Director, current
Sem Dental Pharmacolgy (PER978, Post Graduate) Course Director, current
Pharmacology Principle (PMY831, Professional) Course Director, current
Independent Study (PER499, Undergraduate) Course Director, current
Research (PER651, Undergraduate) Course Director, current
Independ Study Graduate (PER671, Undergraduate) Coordinator, current
Dental Therapeutics (PER846, Professional) Participating Faculty
Independent Study (PER871, Professional) Coordinator
Clin Periodontal Therapy (PER862, Graduate) Course Director, current
Periodontology 2 (PER831, Professional) Clinical Faculty
Periodontology 3 (PER832, Professional) Clinical Faculty