AADOCR Distinguished Scientist Award

This award is made to recognize and honor outstanding research of particular significance in any of the fields related to oral science. The award is presented at AADOCR stand-alone Annual Meetings. The next award will be presented in the 2025 AADOCR/CADR Annual Meeting &Exhibition in New York City.


Award Prize/Recognition

$5,000, plaque and travel expenses

Key Dates

Applications Open:

Jun 17, 2024

Applications Closed:

Oct 01, 2024

  • Candidates must be or have been engaged in basic, applied clinical research related to dental science.
  • Candidates MUST be AADOCR members.
  • Self-nominations are accepted.

Supported by:


2023 Recipient

Christopher Bowman, University of Colorado, Aurora

Christopher Bowman, University of Colorado, Aurora

Questions about this award?

Beatrice Nguyen

Awards, Fellowships and Grants Coordinator

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