Symposium Series | Showcasing NIDCR Extramural Research: 75 Years of Excellence

Date

March 13-15, 2024

Time

Various (see below)

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

How to Join: You must be a registered attendee of the 2024 IADR/AADOCR/CADR General Session. To register, visit the meeting webpage

Event Description

This symposium series is part of NIDCR’s yearlong 75th anniversary celebration and will highlight research conducted by NIDCR-funded institutions.

Speakers will include those from different career stages, underrepresented groups in research, international sites, and those whose work is conducted at institutions outside of dental schools. 

See complete list and links below for information on each symposium.


NIDCR75: Dental Caries – Understanding Microbial Ecology and Caries Management

Date and time: March 13, 2024 |10:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. CT

Speakers will present topics from a basic science perspective on the etiology, prevention, and management of dental caries.

View 10:15 a.m. session details


NIDCR75: Dental Caries – Connecting Health Disparities to Interventions

Date and time: March 13, 2024 | 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. CT 

This session will cover dental caries from an oral health disparities perspective to highlight multilevel influences on dental caries and promising strategies to address caries risk and barriers for accessing evidence-based interventions.

View 1:30 p.m. session details


NIDCR75: Understanding Sjögren’s Disease – From SICCA to AMP-AIM/STAMP

Date and time: March 13, 2024 | 3:15 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. CT 

Speakers will discuss how interprofessional collaborations within SICCA, STAMP, and other efforts are contributing to improved understanding of Sjögren’s disease and development of therapies.

View 3:15 p.m. session details


NIDCR75: Facilitating Multimodal Data-Driven Translational Research via FaceBase

Date and time: March 14, 2024 | 8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. CT

This event will focus on NIDCR’s FaceBase, a repository of craniofacial data readily available to all scientists. Presenters will discuss how data integration coupled with computational methods can drive discovery in dental, oral, and craniofacial research.

View 8:00 a.m. session details


NIDCR 75: Accelerating Product Innovation and Development – From Research to Commercialization

Date and time: March 14, 2024 | 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. CT

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

View 2:00 p.m. session details


NIDCR75: Periodontal Disease – From Microbes to Hosts to Exposomes

Date and time: March 15, 2024 | 8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. CT

The symposium will review the up-to-date evidence on the etiology, diagnosis, and management of periodontal diseases through a lens of clinical, translational, and foundational science.

View 8:00 a.m. session details


NIDCR75: Catalyzing Excellence in Cancer Research: Moonshot, SPORE, and AHEAD

Date and time: March 15, 2024 | 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. CT

Presentations will focus on a variety of topics, including what drives initiation of head and neck cancers; strategies to overcome treatment resistance; and emerging technologies for early detection, machine-learning-assisted single-cell data analysis, and cancer vaccine development.

View 2:00 p.m. session details

Other Information

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

Last Reviewed
February 2024

NIDCR Events Archive

2023 | 2022 | 2021 | 2020 | 2019 | 2018