Next Award: 2018

The IADR Distinguished Service Award is presented to an individual member of the International Association for Dental Research (IADR) 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 the IADR. 

The Award consists of a plaque and expenses to travel to and attend the IADR General Session in the year the Award is presented sponsored by J. Morita Corporation


The 2017 recipient will be selected by a Committee in December 2016, and will receive the award at the Opening Ceremonies of the IADR General Session & Exhibition in San Francisco, Calif., USA, March 22-25, 2017.


Letters of nomination should be sent by October 17, 2016 to Sheri S. Herren, Strategic Programs Manager at


Prior Recipients of the IADR Distinguished Service Award.