The award annually recognizes a scientist “who has contributed outstanding research of particular significance in any of the fields related to oral science.”
All newly built offices and offices with leasehold improvements or renovations completed between January 1, 2011 and December 31, 2013 are eligible to enter
The intraoral scanner was selected as a Silver Winner in the Best New Product of the Year, Small or Medium Business Category.
Ninety-five orthodontic professionals participated in the November 2013 Clinical Examination for certification from the American Board of Orthodontics.
As much as $325,000 is available in funding for clear aligner orthodontic therapy research and intra-oral scanner research.
The annual awards recognize the best in functional design, efficient interior space planning, and appropriate integration of dental equipment and technology.
The web-based dental practice finder was selected from nearly 600 entries for the semi-annual awards.
Accepting entries from now through Septempber 30, 2013, the award encourage dentists and dental students to conduct standards-based research and standards development.
The product has earned the 2013 American Technology Award in Health & Medical Technologies.
Twelve universities have received $5,000 or more in funding for research seeking to better understand orthodontic treatment with clear aligners and use of orthodontic scanners.