AADOCR Dental, Oral, and Craniofacial Research Summit


IADR Network


Rockville, Maryland

An Initiative of the AADOCR Mentoring an Inclusive Network for a Diverse Workforce of the Future (AADOCR MIND the Future)


  1. Assess the current state of dental, oral, and craniofacial (DOC) research in the United States.
  2. Assess where and how that research is currently being conducted, including supporting an inclusive scientific environment.
  3. Determine how to address the challenges and barriers identified.
  4. Develop an Action Agenda with specific recommendations to assist funders of DOC research and for institutions and investigators to improve DOC research as well as supporting and promoting a diverse cadre of DOC investigators.
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Intended Participants:

Associate Deans for Research at Academic Dental Institutions (ADI), ADI Deans, Management and Advisory Committees of AADOCR MIND the Future, VP of Research (or persons with that responsibility) at non-ADI Institutions conducting DOC research, and All Funders of DOC research (Government (primarily NIDCR, but others too), Non-profits, Foundations, Dental Insurance, Consumer and Professional Products Industry and Emerging Technologies)

Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
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Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center

5701 Marinelli Road
Rockville, Maryland

Room Rate: $249/night plus 13% tax

A limited number of rooms are available for attendees through September 20, 2023, after which time the room rate will increase.