Dr Richard Logan

BDS, MDS, PhD, FFOP(RCPA) FICD FPFA

Specialty

Oral Pathology

Phone number

08 8366 2017

Email: rlogan@clinpath.com.au

Special interests: All aspects of oral and dental pathology, mucosal inflammation

Professor Richard Logan trained at the University of Adelaide in dentistry before undertaking higher specialist training in oral and maxillofacial pathology and completing his Fellowship in the Faculty of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology of the Royal Australasian College of Pathologists of Australasia (RCPA) in 2008. Prior to working with Clinpath, he was a Consultant Oral Pathologist at SA Pathology, from 2006 until 2011.

Prof Logan is also the Head of Oral Pathology and Deputy Head of the School of Dentistry at The University of Adelaide. He is involved with both undergraduate and postgraduate teaching at the university. In addition, Prof Logan is an Examiner for the Final Examination of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons in the areas of oral pathology, oral medicine and oral surgery. His main research interests include the mechanisms of oral and gastrointestinal toxicities associated with cancer treatment, particularly the role of pro-inflammatory cytokines in the pathobiology of mucositis. In 2004, he was invited to Geneva to be involved in the development of international guidelines for the clinical management of mucositis and, in 2011, he was involved in the subsequent revision of these guidelines for the Multinational Association for Supportive Care in Cancer/International Society of Oral Oncology.

Prof Logan has been awarded Fellowships of both the Pierre Fauchard Academy and the International College of Dentists in recognition of his contributions to the dental profession. He is the past Chair of the Faculty of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology (RCPA) and past President of the International Society of Oral Oncology.  Prof Logan is a member of the International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology and the Multinational Association for Supportive Care in Cancer/International Society of Oral Oncology.

His areas of interest include all aspects of oral and maxillofacial pathology.