Adjunct Associate Professor. Aquilina is actively involved in ongoing research and his PhD was awarded in recognition of his research into the biomechanics of facial fractures.
In addition to his own research, he has been appointed an editor of the prestigious Journal of Craniomaxillofacial Trauma.
Adjunct Associate Professor Aquilina regularly is invited to lecture internationally and actively trains junior doctors in oral & maxillofacial surgery and was until recently the Director of Clinical Training for OMFS in NSW. Currently he trains maxillofacial surgeons, Plastic Surgeons, ENT and Opthalmological surgeons both in Australia and overseas.