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January 10, 2013

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January 14: Last Chance to Submit Your 2013 IADR Late-Breaking News Abstract
Monday, January 14, 2013, 11:59 p.m. PST is your last opportunity to submit a Late-breaking News abstract for presentation consideration at the IADR/AADR/CADR General Session & Exhibition, March 20-23, 2013!
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Important Dates:
Deadline (no extensions): January 14, 2013
Notification Date: January 22, 2013
Late-breaking News Pre-registration Deadline: February 1, 2012

Guidelines
  • Late-breaking News abstracts must meet the general guidelines outlined in the original Call for Abstracts.
  • Late-breakings News presenters will be given an exemption from the one abstract per person rule.
  • Special requirement: “Late-breaking” implies that the abstract covers new data that was not ready at the time of regular submission (October 2012). All submitters will be required to provide a special and concise explanation as to why the submission should qualify as Late-breaking. Submissions that simply missed the original abstract deadline will not be accepted.
  • Instructions for the online form: submitters will use the standard abstract form. Please include your brief explanation at Step 2 in the Comments/Special Scheduling box.
  • Late-breaking News abstracts are not eligible for Award/Competitions (all deadlines have passed).
  • Accepted Late-breaking News abstracts will be scheduled as posters only.


For questions about submitting a late-breaking news abstract, please send an email to meetings@iadr.org. For more information about the 2013 IADR/AADR/CADR General Session & Exhibition, please visit www.iadr.org/iags.

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> Register and Book Your Hotel for the 2013 IADR/AADR/CADR General Session
> January 15 Deadline Approaching to Submit Your Paper for Consideration in JDR Special Issue on Clinical Research
> JDR January Issue Now Online
> JDR Hot Topics
> Report to the Nation Shows U.S. Cancer Death Rates Continue to Drop
> Supreme Court Denies Challenge to Stem Cell Research
> Fiscal Cliff Deal Leaves Research Cuts on the Horizon
> Register to Attend the April 17, 2013 AADR/ADEA Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill
> Call for Applications: NIH Medical Research Scholars Program
> HHMI Research Opportunities for Dental Students at U.S. Schools
> Draft Guidance for IRBs, Clinical Investigators and Sponsors
> USC Ostrow School of Dentistry Introduces Online Master of Science in Geriatric Dentistry
> Funding Opportunities: Epigenomics of Virus-Associated Oral Diseases (R01 and R21)
> Funding Opportunity: Imaging Diagnostics of Dental Diseases and Conditions
> Request for Applications Clinical Research in Regenerative Endodontics
> Forsyth Funding Opportunity for Postdocs
> Strides in Science
> Session Summary: NIH/NIDCR Funded Research in New England
> NIH David E. Barnes Lecture January 20, 2013
> National Advisory Dental & Craniofacial Research Council Meeting, January 29, 2013
> Biomedical Innovation and Development 2013 Conference
> Call for Abstracts: University of Michigan School of Dentistry Research Day
> IADR/AADR Satellite Symposium: Updates in Clinical Research Methodology
> Call for Abstracts for Epi-Forum at IADR/AADR - Extended to January 22
> Developing Programs of Research in the Behavioral and Social Sciences at the NIDCR
> NDPBRN Training at the IADR General Session
> Save the Date: Pulp Regeneration Translational Opportunities
> 3rd Annual UCSF School of Dentistry Global Oral Health Symposium
> Symposium to Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the University at Buffalo Oral Biology Graduate Program
> Read the Science Advocate on your mobile device!
Register and Book Your Hotel for the 2013 IADR/AADR/CADR General Session


Register and book your hotel for the 91st IADR General Session & Exhibition, March 20-23, 2013, in Seattle, Washington, USA. This meeting will be held in conjunction with the 42nd Annual Meeting of the American Association for Dental Research and the 37th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association for Dental Research.

Important Dates:
Presenter Pre-registration Deadline: January 16, 2013
Non-presenter Pre-registration Deadline: February 1, 2013

Note to Presenters:
IADR/AADR requires that all accepted presenters pre-register for the meeting by the presenter pre-registration deadline of January 16, 2013.

January 15 Deadline Approaching to Submit Your Paper for Consideration in JDR Special Issue on Clinical Research


Due to the incredibly enthusiastic response to the 2012 Journal of Dental Research clinical supplement, the JDR is excited to announce the publication of another supplement in 2013 encompassing all areas of clinical research in the dental, oral and craniofacial sciences. Papers should be submitted to http://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/jdr no later than January 15, 2013, to be given full consideration. 

JDR January Issue Now Online
The January 2013 issue of the Journal of Dental Research is online. Your online subscription to the JDR, which is included in your membership, gives you access to the latest research published in the Journal.
JDR Hot Topics
Visit the JDR website to view the Most Read and Most Cited JDR articles.
Report to the Nation Shows U.S. Cancer Death Rates Continue to Drop
The Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer, 1975–2009, shows that overall cancer death rates continued to decline in the United States among both men and women, among all major racial and ethnic groups, and for all of the most common cancer sites, including lung, colon and rectum, female breast, and prostate.
Supreme Court Denies Challenge to Stem Cell Research

On January, 7, 2013, AADR reported on its government affairs blog that the U.S. Supreme Court denied a challenge (Sherley v. Sebelius) — to a lower court ruling that allows limited stem cell research to move forward – made by scientists James Sherley and Theresa Deishner.

Fiscal Cliff Deal Leaves Research Cuts on the Horizon

On New Year’s day, the Senate and House passed legislation, American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012, to address the tax portion of the fiscal cliff and delay the across-the-board cuts (a.k.a. “sequester”) to federal agencies by two months.

Register to Attend the April 17, 2013 AADR/ADEA Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill

The 2013 AADR/ADEA Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill will take place April 17, 2013, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. The program will begin in the Rayburn House Office Building Gold Room (#2168). Federal investments in biomedical research continue to be targeted for reduction despite the well demonstrated contribution to U.S. economic growth and individual health.

Call for Applications: NIH Medical Research Scholars Program
Applications for the 2013-2014 National Institutes of Health (NIH) Medical Research Scholars Program (MRSP) are being accepted through ­January 15, 2013. Eligible students may apply online at www.cc.nih.gov/training/mrsp/application.html.
HHMI Research Opportunities for Dental Students at U.S. Schools
In order to encourage more medical, dental and veterinary students to pursue academic and research careers, the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) offers outstanding “year-out” and summer research training programs for students enrolled in schools in the U.S. HHMI and the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research are interested in increasing the number of dental students applying for these programs.
Draft Guidance for IRBs, Clinical Investigators and Sponsors

The Food and Drug Administration is announcing the availability of a draft guidance entitled “Guidance for IRBs, Clinical Investigators, and Sponsors: IRB Responsibilities for Reviewing the Qualifications of Investigators, Adequacy of Research Sites, and the Determination of Whether an IND/IDE Is Needed.”

USC Ostrow School of Dentistry Introduces Online Master of Science in Geriatric Dentistry

The University of Southern California Ostrow School of Dentistry is accepting applications for its new online master of science in geriatric dentistry.

Funding Opportunities: Epigenomics of Virus-Associated Oral Diseases (R01 and R21)
The NIH NIDCR has issued two Funding Opportunity Announcements. Letters of intent are due by January 21, 2013.
Funding Opportunity: Imaging Diagnostics of Dental Diseases and Conditions

The NIDCR has two funding opportunities titled "Imaging Diagnostics of Dental Diseases and Conditions" (announcement numbers PA-12-193 and PA-12-195).

Request for Applications Clinical Research in Regenerative Endodontics

The American Association of Endodontists (AAE) and the AAE Foundation plan to award one or more grants to support clinical research to investigate regenerative endodontic treatment.

Forsyth Funding Opportunity for Postdocs
Forsyth, a world leader in oral health research, has embarked on its second century by moving to a new research facility in Kendall Square, Cambridge, Massachusetts. Currently, Forsyth is seeking talented postdocs to join them in their mission of improving oral and overall health. Postdoctoral training is a major strength at Forsyth, and is funded, in part, by a T32 Institutional Postdoctoral Training award, supported by NIDCR.
Strides in Science

Alexandre Vieira, D.D.S., M.S., Ph.D., is an associate professor, University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine, in the departments of oral biology and pediatric dentistry, and the Center for Craniofacial and Dental Genetics. At the School of Dental Medicine, he is also the director of the Dental and Craniofacial Clinical and Translational Research Center and he is Director of Student Research.

Session Summary: NIH/NIDCR Funded Research in New England
On December 17, 2012, AADR/IADR and The Forsyth Institute sponsored a session titled “NIH/NIDCR Funded Research in New England.” The goals of the session were: (1) to allow NIDCR to provide an update on developments within the Institute and to discuss the process being utilized to assemble a new 5-year strategic plan, as well as to solicit input from participants on the questions posed as part of the strategic planning process; (2) to provide an overview of AADR, it’s activities, and receive input on steps that could be taken to improve the organization and make it more attractive to non-members.
NIH David E. Barnes Lecture January 20, 2013
Fogarty International Center and the NIDCR present the 2012 David E. Barmes Global Health Lecture titled “Global Health: from John Snow to Genome Science,”  by Sir Mark Walport, director of the Wellcome Trust.
National Advisory Dental & Craniofacial Research Council Meeting, January 29, 2013

The 202nd session of the National Advisory Dental and Craniofacial Research Council (NADCRC) will be held on Tuesday, January 29, 2013. The meeting will take place on the NIH main campus in Building 31C, 6th Floor, Conference Room 10, Bethesda, Maryland. 

Biomedical Innovation and Development 2013 Conference

Registration is open for the Biomedical Innovation and Development (BioID) Conference, taking place February 21-22, 2013, in Atlanta, Georgia. This is a "how-to" course for clinicians, inventors, surgeons and other healthcare providers interested in learning essential steps in developing ideas for new and improved medical products and techniques.

Call for Abstracts: University of Michigan School of Dentistry Research Day

The University of Michigan School of Dentistry will hold its research day program on Wednesday, February 20, 2013. Monday, January 18, 2013, is the deadline to submit abstracts for presentation consideration.

IADR/AADR Satellite Symposium: Updates in Clinical Research Methodology

Taking place March 18, 2013, at the Seattle Convention Center, this symposium is targeted to individuals who have had exposure to basic principles of clinical research. Topics discussed are more advanced and/or specialized than those typically included in discussions of basic concepts of clinical research methods.

Call for Abstracts for Epi-Forum at IADR/AADR - Extended to January 22
The 2013 Oral Epi-Forum organizers will be soliciting proposals for presentations covering a broad range of topics related to oral epidemiology and biostatistics until January 22, 2013. The 2013 Epi-Forum will precede the 2013 IADR/AADR General Session to be held in Seattle, Washington.
Developing Programs of Research in the Behavioral and Social Sciences at the NIDCR

The NIDCR meeting themed “Developing Programs of Research in the Behavioral and Social Sciences at the NIDCR” will take place Thursday, March 21, 2013, at the IADR/AADR/CADR General Session, at the Washington State Convention Center. This meeting will take place in the morning from 8 to 10:30.

NDPBRN Training at the IADR General Session
The National Dental Practice-Based Research Network (NDPBRN) invites you to ensure you have the training you need to participate in a clinical study. On Saturday, March 22, 2013, at the IADR General Session in Seattle, the NDPBRN will host a meeting from 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. coordinated by the Western Region with support from Kaiser Permanente.
Save the Date: Pulp Regeneration Translational Opportunities
Save the date for the next IADR Pulp Biology & Regeneration Scientific Group symposium entitled “Pulp Regeneration – Translational Opportunities.”
3rd Annual UCSF School of Dentistry Global Oral Health Symposium

Save the date for the 3rd Annual University of California, San Francisco School of Dentistry Global Oral Health Symposium, May 13-14, 2013.

Symposium to Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the University at Buffalo Oral Biology Graduate Program
A special symposium on oral microbiome, immunity and chronic disease will be held June 12-14, 2013 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Graduate Program in Oral Biology at the University at Buffalo.
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