Welcome to the Web site of the Prosthodontics Group of the International Association for Dental Research. The goal of this site is to provide information on the current activities in the group.

News


The IADR Prosthodontics Group encourages you to apply for the 2018 Awards when submitting your abstract for the London meeting!

 

March 2017

Congratulations to our 2017 Award winners

Arthur R. Frechette Awards:

Biological science category:  Jin Wen (Columbia University Medical Center New York)
“Systemic Evaluation of Trace Elements-substituted Titanium Implants in Ovariectomized Rats.” 

Materials and clinical sciences category: Mason Bates (University of Texas, Houston)
“Mechanical Properties of of Pigmented Maxillafacial Silicone Elastomers”

The Pre-Prosthetic Regenerative Science Award for Young Investigators:

First Place: Shu Matsuoka (University of Osaka, Japan)
“Effects of PKC Inhibitor on Osteogenic Differentiation of Stem Cells”

Second Place: Qiming Jin (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor)
“Sclerostin Antibody Enhances the Alveolar Bone Regeneration Surrounding Dental Implants”

Neal Garrett Clinical Research Prize:

Aminah Alesawy (University of Montreal, Canada)
“Two-Versus Three-Implant-Assisted Mandibular Overdenture: Patient-Based Outcomes”

 

June 2016

Congratulations to our 2016 Award winners

Arthur R. Frechette Awards:

Emilio Hara, Okayama University, Okayama-shi, Japan for “Chondrocyte Burst Promotes Space for Mineral Expansion During Initial Mineralization”

Candida Parisi, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy  for “Translucency of Monolithic Hybrid Cubic/Tetragonal Zirconia Crowns: A Comparative Study”

The Pre-Prosthetic Regenerative Science Award for Young Investigators:

First Place: Ahreum Lee, Yonsei Univeristy, Korea
“Enhanced Osseointegration of Dual TiO2 Nanotube Implants With Controlled BMP-2 Release”

Second Place: Valentim Barão, University of Campinas (UNICAMP), Brazil
“Production of a Biofunctional Titanium Surface Using Plasma Treatments”

Neal Garrett Clinical Research Prize:

Anna Miyayasu (School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Tokyo Medical and Dental University) for “Cost analysis of the different impression methods for complete dentures”

 

March 2015

Congratulations to our 2015 Award winners

Arthur R. Frechette Awards:

Hattanas Kumchai, Department of Restorative Sciences and Biomaterials, Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts for “In-vitro Repair of Veneered Zirconia Crowns with Ceramics vs Resins”

Ping Wang, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland for “An Injectable Self-Setting Calcium Phosphate-Alginate-iPS-MSCs Paste for Bone Tissue Engineering”

 

June 2014

Congratulations to our 2014 Award winners

IADR Research in Prosthodontics and Implants Award: Takahiro Ogawa, UCLA, Los Angeles, USA. Further information

Arthur R. Frechette awards: Hiroko Okawa, Osaka University, Japan for for “Vertical Bone Augmentation Using iPS Cell Constructs with Simvastatin” 

Beatriz Gimenez Gonzalez, University Complutense of Madrid, Spain, for “Accuracy and Repeatability of Intra-oral Scanners for Full-arch Implant Impressions” 

The Pre-Prosthetic Regenerative Science Award for Young Investigators: Haruki Yamamoto, Osaka University, Japan & Katsuo Takeuchi, Aichi Gakuin University, Japan.

Student Research Fellowship: Dr. Manrique Fonseca


March 2013

Congratulations to our 2013 Award winners

IADR Research in Prosthodontics and Implants Award: Yasumasa Akagawa, Hiroshima, Japan. Further information

Arthur R. Frechette awards: M. Brezavscek, University Hospital Freiburg, Germany and T.J. Lee, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan

The Pre-Prosthetic Regenerative Science Award for Young Investigators: Fangfan Wang. Osaka University, Osaka, Japan.

Student Research Fellowship: Amy Au, University of Illinois, Chicago, USA


June 18, 2012

Congratulations to our 2012 Award winners

IADR Research in Prosthodontics and Implants Award: Pekka Vallittu, Turku, Finland. Further information

Arthur R. Frechette awards: Shinya Uraguchi, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan and D. Mota Moreira, University of Texas – San Antonio / Health Science Ctr, San Antonio, TX, USA.


March 16, 2011

Congratulations to our 2011 Award winners

IADR Research in Prosthodontics and Implants Award: Hugh Devlin, University of Manchester, UK. Further information

Arthur R. Frechette Award: Lei Jin, Nanjing General Hospital of Nanjing Military Command, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China and R. Kodali Kanuru, University of California – Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

The Pre-Prosthetic Regenerative Science Award for Young Investigators: Ken Ishizaki. University of California – Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA.


July 20, 2010

Congratulations to our 2010 Award winners

IADR Research in Prosthodontics and Implants Award: Ronald Ettinger, University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA. Further information

Arthur R. Frechette Award: Robert L. Smith, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, Fl, USA and Takao Watamoto, Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, Suita, Japan.

The Pre-Prosthetic Regenerative Science Award for Young Investigators: Sho Fukuyasu. Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, Osaka, Japan.

Student Research Fellowship: Hiroki Kayashima, Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, Suita, Japan.


April 21, 2010

Congratulations to:

Congratulations to our President-elect Takahiro Ogawa at The Weintraub Center for Reconstructive Biotechnology Division of Advanced Prosthodontics, Biomaterials and Hospital Dentistry UCLA School of Dentistry for winning this year’s prestigious William J. Gies Award.

The William J. Gies Award is given for the best paper published in the Journal of Dental Research during the preceding year. The paper titled “Ti Nano-nodular Structuring for Bone Integration and Regeneration” can be located in the J Dent Res 2008: 87(8): 751-6. The authors were T. Ogawa, L. Saruwatari, K. Takeuchi, H. Aita and N. Ohno and the paper was based on a joint research conducted at the UCLA School of Dentistry, Los Angeles, CA, USA and the Aichi-Gakuin University, School of Dentistry, Nagoya, Japan.


March 16, 2009

Congratulations to our 2009 Award winners

IADR Research in Prosthodontics and Implants Award: Lyndon Cooper, University of University of North Carolina (UNC), Chapel Hill, USA. Further information


January 1st., 2009

The IADR Prosthodontics Group Website established