Jeffrey M. Coil, D.M.D., M.S.D., Ph.D., F.R.C.D.(C), Diplomate, American Board of Endodontics, received his undergraduate, dental and doctorate degrees from the University of British Columbia. He practiced general dentistry for 8 years and was a Clinical Instructor in Endodontics and Periodontics, before obtaining his certificate in Endodontics at the University of Washington in 1993. He is a member of the British Columbia Society of Endodontists, Canadian Academy of Endodontics, and American Association of Endodontists and International Association of Dental Traumatology. Dr. Coil is mentor of the Northwest Endodontic Study Club and Seminar, and is currently an Assistant Professor and Director of the Graduate Endodontic Program, Department of Oral Biological and Medical Sciences, University of British Columbia.