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Register and Book Your Hotel for the IADR/APR General Session & Exhibition – Events Are Selling Out!
Register and book your hotel to attend the 94th General Session & Exhibition of the International Association for Dental Research, June 22-25, 2016, in Seoul, Republic of Korea. This meeting will be held in conjunction with the 3rd Meeting of the IADR Asia Pacific Region and the 35th Annual Meeting of the IADR Korean Division. The General Session will provide scientists and researchers throughout the world with the opportunity to present, discuss and critique their investigations. IADR Members may register at a discounted rate!
Register to Attend the 2016 IADR/PER Congress
Registration is open to attend the 8th IADR/Pan European Regional Congress (IADR/PER). (IADR/PER). Taking place September 20-22, 2016, in Jerusalem, Israel, the 8th IADR/PER Congress will give attendees access to recent research developments and breakthroughs, current and future trends, and will provide an ideal opportunity for international exchange and networking.
Gustavo Pompermaier Garlet Joins the JDR as an Associate Editor
IADR/AADR have announced that Gustavo Pompermaier Garlet has been selected as an associate editor of the IADR/AADR Journal of Dental Research (JDR). He began his term on May 1, 2016.
Read the JDR May Issue Online
Learn about the latest research that is published in the online Journal of Dental Research: the journal for dental, oral and craniofacial research by reading the May issue and OnlineFirst.
JDR Hot Topics
Call for Submissions – JDR Clinical & Translational Research
JDR Clinical & Translational Research - a new journal designed for IADR members and other oral health research leaders to publish their research and effectively translate their findings to those who need the information to deliver evidence-based prevention and care.
Remember to Access Recordings From the 2016 AADR/CADR Annual Meeting
As part of your IADR membership benefits, you have access to recordings of selected symposia from the 45th Annual Meeting & Exhibition of the American Association for Dental Research (AADR). This meeting was held in conjunction with the 40th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association for Dental Research, took place March 16–19, 2016, in Los Angeles, Calif., USA.
Call for Nominations
Any IADR member may nominate individuals for IADR Vice President. Names of potential candidates must be received by August 5, 2016.
Can You Serve on a Committee?
Committees are the backbone of the IADR, and each year the Association seeks a wide variety of volunteers, representing as many geographic areas and scientific disciplines as possible, to fill committee vacancies.
Proceedings From the WW7 are Now Available
The proceedings from the 7th World Workshop (WW7) on Oral Health & Disease in AIDS have been published in the Oral Diseases journal. The meeting, which took place in Hyderabad, India, November 6-9, 2014, brought together approximately 135 participants from 31 countries.
Parallel Funding Initiative for Collaborative Research Between Investigators in the USA and São Paulo, Brazil
The National Institute of Health (NIH), Bethesda, Md., USA, and the São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP), Brazil, have signed a memorandum of understanding to encourage collaborative international research between investigators in the US and in São Paulo.
NIH Creates Atlas of Human Malformation Syndromes in Diverse Populations
Researchers from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) have collaborated with physicians and medical geneticists around the world to create the Atlas of Human Malformation Syndromes in Diverse Populations. Health care providers can use the new atlas to diagnose diverse patients with inherited diseases by comparing phenotypes and written descriptions of their symptoms with photos and descriptions of people with the same condition and ancestry.
Promoting Oral Health in Africa: Prevention and Management of Oral Diseases and Noma as Essential Interventions Against Non-communicable Diseases
Promoting Oral Health in Africa is the response by the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Office for Africa to requests from across the Region’s 47 countries for a reference manual to help prevent and manage oral diseases at the primary health care level.
Submit Applications for the University of Washington School of Dentistry Summer Institute
Applications are being accepted for the 25th Summer Institute in Clinical Dental Research Methods, to be held June 27-August 5, 2016, at the University of Washington, Seattle. The program is designed for dental faculty and other oral health professionals who wish to acquire skills in research methodology specifically targeted for clinical research.
Register for McGill University's Summer Institute
Registration is available for the Summer Institute in Applied Mixed Methods for Oral Health and Primary Care Research, July 25-29, 2016, at McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The McGill Summer Institute aims to advance the understandings of mixed methods as a research methodology for oral health researchers.
Fogarty Emerging Global Leader Award
The Fogarty Emerging Global Leader Award aims to provide research support and protected time to a research scientist from a LMIC who holds an academic junior faculty position or research scientist appointment at an LMIC academic or research institution.
VCU Seeking Applicants for New Ph.D. Program
A new Ph.D. program at the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry, Richmond, USA, will provide training for students who wish to pursue a research career in oral health and the biomedical sciences.
May 28: Deadline to Submit Applications for the DTA Foundation 2016 Grant Programs
The Dental Trade Alliance (DTA) Foundation is now accepting applications for its 2016 grant programs.
CIHR-IMHA Funding Opportunity Announcement: Personalized Medicine
The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the Netherlands Organisation for Health Research and Development and the Dutch Arthritis Foundation have announced a joint initiative: the Canada-Netherlands Personalized Medicine in Immune Mediated Inflammatory Musculoskeletal Disease Network. This initiative is aimed at developing personalized pharmacotherapy approaches to medicine for immune mediated inflammatory musculoskeletal diseases through the research potential of multiple population-based patient cohorts in Canada and the Netherlands.
Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists Now Accepting Entries
Science/AAAS and SciLifeLab, a coordinated effort of four universities, have joined forces in creating the Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists. Both Science/AAAS and SciLifeLab recognize that global economic health is dependent upon a vibrant research community and we need to incent our best and brightest to continue in their chosen fields of research.
Dentsply Sirona: Merger Creates The Dental Solutions Company™
Dentsply Sirona has announced that it has successfully completed the merger of equals between DENTSPLY International Inc. (“Dentsply”) and Sirona Dental Systems, Inc. (“Sirona”). The merger of DENTSPLY, the market leader in dental consumables and Sirona, the market leader in dental technology and equipment, creates the world’s largest and most diversified manufacturer of professional dental products and technologies.
IADR Incoming Vice President Rena D’Souza Receives Research Medal Award from the Dental Alumni of Columbia University
Last month, IADR Incoming Vice President Rena D’Souza, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA received the Research Medal Award from Columbia University College of Dental Medicine at its Birnberg Research Program (annual student research program). She was presented with the award following her lecture titled “Novel Treatment Strategies for Craniofacial Disorders.”
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