The National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, the Delta Dental Plans Association and the Institute
for Oral Health are joining forces to bring together top researchers and clinicians for
a day of interactive learning
and stimulating discussion of current areas of dental science and practice. This meeting will allow participants
to learn, share thoughts and take home knowledge of how new and exciting developments in science and technology are
improving oral health.
Science and Dentistry in Action: Leading the Way Towards Better Health include:
- Discuss and explore the scientific rationale/underpinnings of clinical issues commonly encountered in dental
- Identify dental preventive, diagnostic or treatment modalities for which better evidence and clinical
decision tools could be developed.
- Identify areas requiring more in-depth basic research.
- Discuss emerging new tools and technologies with the potential to improve dental practice and patient
The meeting takes place in Bethesda, MD. A welcome reception will be held on Thursday, November 14, 2013, from
7:00 – 8:30 p.m. The sessions and panels will be held on Wednesday, November 15, 2013, and the day begins with
breakfast at 7:00 a.m.
Conference participants will receive 5 Continuing Education Credits for attending this conference. The
agenda is available now. Registration closes on November 1, 2013. Please
Jomy Tran with any questions regarding this unique event.