Student Research Competitions

College of Dentistry Research Day

Research Day is an annual event that showcases research conducted by dental students, graduate students, post-doctoral fellows and residents. Top presenters qualify to compete at the ADA/Dentsply Student Clinician Program at the American Dental Association (ADA) meeting or at the nationally recognized Hinman Student Dental Research Symposium.

American Association for Dental Research (AADR) competitions

Students are also encouraged to participate in student research competitions conducted by the AADR, including the AADR DENTSPLY/Caulk Student Research Group (SRG) Award Competition and the AADR Johnson & Johnson Healthcare Products Hatton Awards Competition.

International Association for Dental Research competition

The IADR Unilever Hatton Competition and Awards is designed for junior investigators (pre-doctoral and post-doctoral) with potential for a career in dental research.