Take action with AADOCR by contacting your elected officials and making your voice heard on funding for dental, oral and craniofacial research, and other oral health issues. We encourage our members to utilize the materials below in preparation for and/or during interactions with members of Congress and their staff.
This IADR International Advocacy Toolkit helps our members across the world develop advocacy and communications campaigns in support of dental, oral and craniofacial research. IADR members are encouraged to promote policies that contribute to scientific advancement and the improvement of oral health worldwide.
This AADOCR Advocacy in Academia Guide helps college and university faculty navigate the rules and boundaries for engaging in federal advocacy with congressional offices. The guide describes which types of communication are allowed under university rules and how to work most effectively with government relations staff on campus.