The Innovation in Oral Care Awards (“Award(s)”) are jointly sponsored by IADR and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), with funding provided exclusively by GSK. The IADR mission is to advance research and increase knowledge for the improvement of oral health worldwide. It does so through its Divisions and Sections as well as in partnership with international dental associations, industry, health agencies, and scientific and educational professional organizations. These innovation awards offer opportunities for investigators to conduct dental research that will have a direct impact on the oral health of the public.

 

Lizeng Gao

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA

Biofilm Elimination and Caries Prevention Using Biomimetic Nanoparticles

 

Janet Moradian-Oldak

Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC’s Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology, Los Angeles, California, USA

Repairing Tooth Enamel with Chitosan-Amelogenin-based Hydrogel

 

Alireza Moshaverinia

Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC’s Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology, Los Angeles, California, USA

Regenerative Treatment of Peri-implantitis using Mesenchymal Stem Cells