Farid Bourzgui is a professor of Orthodontics in the School of Dental Medicine at Hassan II University in Casablanca, Morocco. He received his PhD from the School of Dental Medicine at Hassan II University in 1995. He holds various certificates and diplomas: a Certificate of Higher Studies in Group A (major: Technology of Biomaterials used in Dentistry, 1996), a Certificate of Advanced Studies of group B, (major: Dentofacial Orthopaedics, 1997) from the Faculty of Dental Surgery at University Denis Diderot-Paris VII, France, a diploma of Higher Studies in Biocompatibility of Biomaterials from the Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy of Casablanca (2002), a Certificate of Clinical Occlusal Odontology from the Faculty of Dentistry Casablanca (2004) and a university degree in Biostatistics and Perceptual Health Measurement from the Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy of Casablanca in 2011. Farid Bourzgui is a former intern and resident of Casablanca University Hospital, Ibn Rushd in Casablanca. Dr Bourzgui specialises in Orthodontics and received his National Diploma in Dentistry (major: Dentofacial Orthopedics) from the School of Dentistry in Casablanca in 2000. Dr Bourzgui has published a number of articles and book chapters on various aspects of Orthodontics. He has served on the board of the Moroccan Society of Dentistry, and was the President of the Moroccan Society of Dentistry from 2002 to 2004.