2014 Cape Town, South Africa

Scientific ProgramFrechette Award Competition

Sponsored Symposia:

  1. Clinical Trials and Methodology Development for Patient-Oriented Outcomes

2013 Seattle, Washington, USA

Scientific ProgramFrechette Award Competition

Sponsored Symposia:

  1. Performance of Zirconia-based and Lithium Disilicate Glass Ceramic Dental Restorations

2012 IADR Iguaçu Falls, Brazil

Scientific ProgramFrechette Award Competition

Sponsored Symposia:

  1. Personalized Implant Dentistry: Diagnosis and Treatment beyond the Human Genome Project
  2. Patient Orientation and Quality of Life in Dentistry: Current State and Perspectives
  3. Prevalence and Risk Factors/Indicators for Peri-implantitis.

2011 IADR/AADR San Diego, California, USA

Scientific Program16.3 Frechette Award Competition

Keynote address:

1. 17.3 Asbjorn Jokstad, Long-Term Clinical Performance of Fixed FDPs Depends on Alloy Selection
2. 18.3 Ronald L Ettinger. Should Implants Supplant Tooth Roots in Mandibular Overdentures? A 20-Year Perspective

Sponsored Symposia:

  1. Evidence-based Implant Dentistry and Periodontal Considerations

Lunch and Learning:

  1. Strategies for Management of Sleep Bruxism – Clinical Implication of Basic Findings

2010 IADR Barcelona, Spain

Scientific ProgramFrechette Award Competition

Keynote address:

Gunnar Carlsson: A critical review of some dogmas elated to Prosthodontics, Occlusion and TMD

Sponsored Symposia:

  1. Critical Issues for Reconciling Disparities and Enhancing the Validity of Systematic Reviews
  2. Functionalized Biomaterials for Prosthetic and Reconstructive Dentistry

Lunch and Learning:

  1. New Concept of Peripheral Mechanisms of Chronic Orofacial Muscle Pain: Abnormal Intramuscular Perfusion/Metabolism Theory
  2. Zirconia in Prosthetic Dentistry: Update on Design Modifications, Veneering Techniques and Cooling Parameters

2009 IADR/AADR Miami, Florida, USA

Scientific ProgramFrechette Award Competition

Keynote address:

Neal R. Garrett: New Horizons in Prosthodontics

Sponsored Symposia:

  1. Biological Response to Recent implant Surfaces by New Technologies
  2. Oral Sensory Function in Aging

Lunch and Learning:

  1. A Newly found Osteogenic enhancing Amino Acid for Bone Regeneration
  2. Ceramic Abutments and Ceramic implants: an Update
  3. Does Denture quality Affect Oral-health-related Quality of life?
  4. Ectodermal Dysplasia: Early Aggressive Intervention?

2008 IADR Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Scientific ProgramFrechette Award Competition

Keynote address:

Clark Stanford: Dynamic Prosthodontics: the Translation of the Basic Sciences into Clinical Realities

Sponsored Symposia:

  1. Biomechanical Response and Control at the Bone-Biomaterial Interface.
  2. Knowledge Translation: How to Get Your Research to the People to Whom It Matters Most

Lunch and Learning:

Prosthodontics Group Report to IADR 2007-2008


2007 IADR/AADR New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

Scientific ProgramFrechette Award Competition

Sponsored Symposia:

  1. Status of Laboratory Studies for Predicting Clinical Behavior
  2. Molecular and Nano-design of Dental Implants

Lunch and Learning:

  1. Novel Surface Properties of Titanium beyond Chemistry and Topography: How Do We Study Them?”
  2. Zirconia-based All-ceramic Restorations: Strength, Longevity, and Future Research

Prosthodontics Group Report to IADR 2006-2007


2006 IADR Brisbane, Australia

Scientific ProgramFrechette Award Competition

Sponsored Symposia:

  1. Imaging Oral Implants
  2. Is Dental Research Meeting the Oral Health Challenges of the World’s Aging Population?

Prosthodontics Group Report to IADR 2005-2006


2005 IADR/AADR Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Scientific ProgramFrechette Award Competition

FDI-IADR Science Transfer Lunch: J Robert Kelly

Keynote presentation:

Ichiro Nishimura: The Role of Biotechnology in Structural and Functional Reconstruction in Dentistry


2004 IADR/AADR Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

Scientific ProgramFrechette Award Competition

FDI-IADR Science Transfer Lunch: Angus Walls

Keynote presentation:

Kent Knoernschild: Dental Implant Prognostic Factors

Sponsored Symposium:

  1. Nanotechnology for Bone-Titanium Integration Research

Prosthodontics Group Report to IADR 2003-2004


2003 IADR Göteborg, Sweden

Scientific ProgramFrechette Award Competition

Sponsored Symposia:

  1. Importance of Implant Surface (Nano)structure on Early Bone Bonding
  2. The Structure of Craniofacial Bone: Effects of Aging and Edentulation
  3. Micro and Macro Changes in Oral Mucosa and Jawbone Supporting Dental Prostheses in Frail Elders
  4. The Shortened Dental Arch (SDA) Concept in Elderly Persons
  5. Malocclusion and Masticatory Function – What is the Connection?
  6. Vital Tooth Whitening – An Update on Safety and Efficacy

2002 IADR/AADR San Diego, California, USA

Scientific Program – Frechette Award Competition

Sponsored Symposia:

  1. Development of Composite/Precursor Tissue Analogues: A New Concept for Engineering Functional Tissues in Cranio-Maxillofacial Restoration
  2. Swallowing and dysphagia

Lunch and Learning:

  1. Prosthodontics: Does Osseointegration Involve Distinct Molecular Biologic Events?
  2. Research Management for Young Scientists

Group Annual report Group meeting minutes


2001 IADR Chiba, Japan

Scientific ProgramFrechette Award Competition

Lunch and Learning:

  1. State of the Art of CAD/CAM in Dentistry