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International Association for Dental Research (IADR)
Australia & New Zealand

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The 2017 International Association for Dental Research conference ANZ divisional meeting will be held at the Adelaide Health and Medical Sciences building, Adelaide, South Australia from 25-27 September 2017.

The 2017 International Association for Dental Research conference ANZ divisional meeting will be held in Adelaide, South Australia from 25-27 September 2017. The event will be hosted by the University of Adelaide, School of Dentistry with plans to stage the event at the new Adelaide Health and Medical Science building located in the west-end medical and science precinct of the city.

The theme of the conference “Transforming research for oral health gain ” draws on the Adelaide Dental Schools long and distinguished contribution to Dental research as 2017 will mark the 50th anniversary of the publication of the results of Dr Betty Fanning’s first fluoride toothpaste trials conducted in Adelaide.

The local organising committee acknowledges the continued support of Colgate Palmolive and plans are well underway to hold a diverse and high calibre scientific program supported by eminent national and international speakers.

It is anticipated the event will attract both national and international dental researchers to Adelaide in 2017. The conference will provide guests with a platform to engage with leading researchers and also explore the wonderful Adelaide and South Australia region.

  • A call for abstracts will be made soon.  Abstract deadline is Friday 7 July.
  • Expressions of interest for holding half day symposia as part of the conference schedule are now open. Please email your EOI to peter.zilm@adelaide.edu.au by Friday 19 May.
  • Registrations will open soon.  Early bird registration deadline is Friday 1 September.

Satellite meeting

A satellite meeting will be run on Sunday 24 September entitled "Policy Solutions for Oral Health Inequalities".

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