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IADR Announces Recipients of the IADR Kulzer Travel Awards

Alexandria, VA, USA, June 22, 2022 – The International Association for Dental Research (IADR) announced the recipients of the IADR Kulzer Travel Awards. The recipients were recognized during the Opening Ceremonies of the virtual 100th General Session & Exhibition of the IADR, held in conjunction with the 5th Meeting of the Asia Pacific Region on June 20-25, 2022.

This award, supported by Kulzer, encourages young investigators to undertake research in new/innovative testing methods of dental materials and new ideas and approaches to improve and develop dental materials. Recipients receive US$2,500 and a plaque and include:

  • Hatim Dhaifallah Alqurashi, University of Sheffield, UK
  • Divya Chopra, The University of Queensland, Australia 
  • Priti Pragati Rath, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • Zidu Zeng, Boston University, Massachusetts, USA
  • Zhihao Zhai, Osaka University, Suita, Japan

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