Giulio Rasperini is an associate professor of periodontology at the University of Milan and an adjunct clinical associate professor at the University of Michigan. He is an active member of SIdP and was its vice president from 2016 to 2017. He is also a member of the European Academy of Esthetic Dentistry (EAED) and a full member of the British Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry (BAAD). Dr Rasperini is on the editorial board of the Int J Period and Rest Dent and is the author of over 60 peer-reviewed papers. He is the winner of multiple research prizes for work in periodontology and implantology. He runs a clinical practice limited to periodontology and implantology.