AADR Science Advocate - 11/10/2011  (Plain Text Version)

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In this issue:
•  JDR November Issue Now Online
•  JDR Hot Topics
•  Read the Science Advocate on Your Mobile Device
•  Stay in the Know, Read the AADR Government Affairs Blog
•  IADR/AADR Publish Study on Obesity Link to Periodontitis
•  NIH Loan Repayment Programs
•  Webinar Series: President's Initiative on University Research Commercialization
•  AADR Member Cun-Yu Wang Elected to the Institute of Medicine
•  IADR/AADR Publish Study on Dental Caries Vaccine
•  AADR Strides in Science
•  2012 Awards and Fellowships
•  Transformative Research Award Program
•  NIH Funding Announcements
•  Free Training in Dental Informatics (MS/PhD/postdoctoral positions)
•  AAMC Calls for Proposals for Oral Health in Medicine Model Curriculum
•  Immunopathogenesis of HIV/AIDS-related Oral Manifestations and Host Immunity (R01 and R21)
•  NIH Launches Medical Research Scholars Program
•  Register to Attend the 2012 AADR/CADR Annual Meeting
•  10th Gordon Research Conference on the Biology of Spirochetes
•  New Research Opportunities Available at the IADR/AADR Online Career Center

 

AADR Member Cun-Yu Wang Elected to the Institute of Medicine

AADR member Cun-Yu Wang, No-Hee Park endowed professor at the University of California – Los Angeles School of Dentistry, has been elected to membership in the Institute of Medicine (IOM). Election to the IOM is considered one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine, and recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding professional achievement and commitment to service.  

AADR member Cun-Yu Wang, No-Hee Park endowed professor at the University of California – Los Angeles School of Dentistry, has been elected to membership in the Institute of Medicine (IOM). Election to the IOM is considered one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine, and recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding professional achievement and commitment to service.  

New members are elected by current active members through a highly selective process that recognizes individuals who have made major contributions to the advancement of the medical sciences, health care, and public health. Visit the IOM’s website to read the complete press release about the new members to the IOM. Visit UCLA’s website to learn more about Prof. Wang and his research.