About IADR


Who we are

IADR Mission

Drive dental, oral, and craniofacial research for health and well-being worldwide.

IADR Vision

Oral health for the world through discovery and dissemination.

Our role in the community

IADR Values

Scientific Excellence: IADR values science conducted at the highest possible levels of rigor, innovation and ethics, across disciplines, from discovery science to clinical implementation to global population health.

Social Responsibility: IADR values the pursuit of science to improve health and well-being for all people, to reduce health inequalities and inequities, and proactively takes actions and positions to improve health.

Scientific Community: IADR values a diverse and inclusive scientific workforce, promotes work-life balance, and supports educational activities and mentoring networks to develop the next generation of scientists.

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Global Policy

Advance the industry

Feel empowered to champion dental, oral, and craniofacial research and work to promote funding and policies that contribute to scientific advancement.

Science Policy

See where IADR stands on many important topics in science and dental, oral, and craniofacial research.

Opportunities and value for all in industry


Celebrating a century of pioneering research

Explore 100 years of inspiring IADR history and the groundbreaking research that will shape the next century. We celebrate a century of historic developments and scientific discoveries and looks forward to a future filled with even greater advancement of the dental field.

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