NIDCR-Sponsored Events at the 2018 AADR Annual Meeting

From March 21 to 24, NIDCR leadership, program staff, investigators, and trainees will be at the 2018 American Association for Dental Research Annual Meeting and Exhibition at the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center, located at 1950 Eisenhower Blvd. in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Come visit us at Booth 115.

Below is a snapshot of NIDCR-sponsored symposia and other events. For the comprehensive schedule of oral and poster presentations by NIDCR staff and grantees, please refer to AADR’s online schedule.  For updates about NIDCR activities during the meeting, follow @NIDCR on Twitter.

 

NIDCR-Sponsored Events Schedule:

 

Wednesday, March 21, 2018
8:00 am – 12:00 pm

ORAL AND POSTER PRESENTATIONS

NIDCR Trainee Research Presentations

9:15 am: Welcome by NIDCR Director Martha Somerman

NIDCR will host scientific poster and oral presentations from NIDCR-supported trainees, fellows, and career development awardees. This event is open to all registered AADR attendees.

Convention Center, Hall D

12:00 pm – 1:15 pm

HANDS-ON WORKSHOP

AADR/CADR and NIDCR Mentoring and Networking Lunch

A networking opportunity for students and postdoctoral fellows to discuss research careers with experienced investigators. Advanced registration through AADR required.

Hosts include: Leslie Frieden and Lynn King

Speakers include: NIDCR Director Martha Somerman and Leslie Frieden 

Convention Center, Hall D

 

Thursday, March 22, 2018
8:00 am – 9:30 am

SYMPOSIUM

Continuing and Supporting Your Research 

The National Student Research Group (NSRG) will hold a panel discussion covering opportunities for research and funding from the different research sectors. This event is targeted for students but is open to all registered AADR attendees.

8:00 am, Janice Lee, NIDCR Intramural Research Opportunities

8:20 am, Lynn King, NIH Extramural Research Support

Convention Center, Floridian A

8:00 am – 9:30 am

ORAL SESSION

New Insights Into Tempomandibular Joint Disorders

Co-Host: Ashok Kulkarni

Convention Center, Grand Ballroom F

10:45 am – 11:45 am

NIDCR Research Training and Career Development Pathways: Extramural Opportunities

Leslie Frieden and Lynn King

Convention Center, Room 301

9:00 am – 5:00 pm

NIDCR BOOTH

One-on-one consultations with NIDCR Program Directors (AADR/CADR attendees can sign up for a 15-minute time slot at the NIDCR Exhibition Booth)

Exhibition Hall, NIDCR, Booth 115

11:45 am – 12:30 pm

NIDCR Research Training and Career Development Pathways: Intramural Opportunities

Janice Lee and Deborah Philp

Convention Center, Room 301

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

NIH Mentored F and K Grants: Pre-Application to Peer Review

Grant writing basics workshop presented by NIDCR Division of Extramural Activities

Convention Center, Room 301/302

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

PRESENTATION

Craniofacial Biology Research

3:00 pm, Denise Liberton, Morphological Integration in the Cranial Base in Skeletal Malocclusion Patients

Convention Center, Floridian B/C

 

Friday, March 23, 2018

8:00 am – 9:30 am

 

 

SYMPOSIUM

Dental Oral Craniofacial Tissue Regeneration Consortia: A New Paradigm

8:00 am, NIDCR Director Martha Somerman, Motivation for Establishing DOCTRC Program

Convention Center, Floridian A
9:00 am – 5:00 pm

NIDCR BOOTH

One-on-one consultations with NIDCR Program Directors (AADR/CADR attendees can sign up for a 15-minute time slot at the NIDCR Exhibition Booth)

Exhibition Hall, NIDCR, Booth 115

12:00 – 3:00 pm

SYMPOSIUM

National Dental PBRN: Advancing Research to Integrate Medical and Dental Care

This Luncheon Symposium focuses on engaging academicians, clinicians, dental office staff, patients, dental students, and representatives of dental associations, in discussion on integration of medical care into dental practice.

12:00 pm, NIDCR Director Martha Somerman, NIDCR 2030 Goals

Convention Center, Palm B

 

Saturday, March 24, 2018
8:00 – 9:30 am

SYMPOSIUM

The Novel Insights of Proteoglycans in Mineralized Tissues

8:00 am, Marian Young, Small Proteoglycans: Versatile Regulators of Skeletal Formation, Function, and Repair

Convention Center, Grand Ballroom G

9:00 am – Noon

NIDCR BOOTH

One-on-one consultations with NIDCR Program Directors (AADR/CADR attendees can sign up for a 15-minute time slot at the NIDCR Exhibition Booth)

Exhibition Hall, NIDCR, Booth 115

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March 2018