NIDCR75: Accelerating Product Innovation and Development – From Research to Commercialization

Event Details

March 14, 2024     


2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. CT

2024 General Session of the IADR/AADOCR/CADR, Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, Room 294, New Orleans, LA.
Event Description

This event presented the success stories in the product development journey for projects/small businesses that used various NIDCR funding mechanisms.

Event Speakers

Session Chairs


Scott Verbridge Ph.D.

Scott Verbridge, Ph.D.
Tissue Engineering & Regenerative Medicine Program

Mutsumi Yoshida, Ph.D.

Mutsumi Yoshida, Ph.D.
Managing Director
Regenerative Medicine
Resource Center
University of Michigan


Pamela Yelick, Ph.D.​   ​

RegendoGEL: A
Bioinspired Hydrogel
System for Endodontic

Pamela Yelick, Ph.D.
Professor of Orthodontics, Biomedical Engineering
Tufts University
Chief Scientific Officer
RegendoDent, Inc.

Sarah Knox, Ph.D.

Regenerating the
Salivary Gland Using an
Injectable Hydrogel

Sarah Knox, Ph.D.
Professor of Cell & Tissue Biology
University of California San Francisco

Jeffrey Stansbury, Ph.D.

Novel Polymeric
Materials for Dental and
Biomedical Applications

Jeffrey Stansbury, Ph.D.
Professor of Chemical & Biological Engineering
University of Colorado Boulder

Rahul Jadia, Ph.D.

Development and
Commercialization of
a Regenerative Bone Adhesive for Dental

Rahul Jadia, Ph.D.
R&D Manager
Technology Development

Other Information

For a full listing of anniversary-related events and activities, visit our 75th anniversary webpage.

Last Reviewed
March 2024

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