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annual award recognizes the best papers published in the Journal of Dental Research for the period of July 1 through June 30 preceding the IADR General Session. One paper is selected in each category: Clinical, Biological, and Biomaterials & Bioengineering.
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This award was established to support students and young investigators doing research in the area of oral disease prevention. Young investigators (up to five years post-graduation from dental, dental hygiene, specialty training, or pre-PhD) are eligible to apply for a travel award. (No persons having already obtained a PhD are eligible to apply.)
The IADR Distinguished Scientist Awards program was designed to acknowledge renowned scientists who have made significant scientific contributions of original, outstanding, or innovative discoveries in the related field of research. There are 17 awards in various scientific research specialties.
The IADR Gold Medal is the highest recognition bestowed by the IADR. The IADR Gold Medal is presented to an individual who is a previous recipient of an IADR Distinguished Scientist Award (in any one of the current 17 categories) who has then built on their original scientific accomplishments to more broadly impact science, health research, or population health through expansion of their scientific field of inquiry into other disciplines or through higher administrative positions in academia, government, non-profit or private industry, or some combination thereof.
The objective of this award program is to encourage young investigators to undertake research in new/innovative testing methods of dental materials, and new ideas and approaches to improve and develop dental materials. oung investigators (up to five years post-graduation from dental, material science, specialty training, or pre-PhD) are eligible to apply for a travel award. (No persons having already obtained a PhD are eligible to apply.)
This award is designed to stimulate basic research in all dental research disciplines. The nominee must be within 10 years of completing his/her last terminal degree (PhD, DDS, DMD, MD, etc.) at the time of the submission deadline.
In recognition of the GC Corporation Centennial in 2021, the IADR is pleased to announce the formation of a new travel grant award program targeted at new investigators, within 10 years of their terminal degree, presenting research germane to maintaining oral health in ageing populations.
This award is presented to an individual member for outstanding instances of service to the Association or distinguished service over a period of time. It is intended to recognize members who have not served as officers of IADR.
This award is intended to recognize and stimulate research in oral health promotion for children.
Proposals focus on new innovative oral care technologies that can be used routinely by the public to maintain and improve oral health and the quality of life.
Awards are made to young investigators selected by each of the IADR Divisions and non-Divisional Sections and judged best in presenting meritorious oral presentations on original research at the IADR General Session.
The IADR Centennial Travel Award for New Investigators will assist new investigators residing in low and middle-income countries to attend the IADR General Session & Exhibition. This travel grant is designed to encourage new investigators to undertake research and to support their attendance at the IADR General Session & Exhibition for presentation of research in any of the IADR Scientific Group & Network research areas.
The Osteology Foundation promotes research, education and collaboration between universities and industry in the field of oral and maxillofacial tissue regeneration. The Osteology Foundation aims to bridge the gap between scientific progress and clinical practice, as well as between academic and industrial researchers in the field of oral tissue regeneration.
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