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“IDRP - AN INVESTMENT FOR THE FUTURE OF THE DENTAL RESEARCH FIELD” The Standing Committee on Research and Education within IADS, is proud to announce the first international student led dental research exchange network which aims to transfer and foster research knowledge to the ones who desire to make a difference within their dental communities. The students will attend research internships which consist of assisting a research project developed within the University member of the IDRP network. The internship takes place for about 2 – 8 weeks, the students being selected through a rigorous selection process and eventually having the facilities covered by the host university.

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In 2011, universities from 16 countries entered the newly created network offering research destinations: Armenia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Egypt, France, Iran, Italy, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Russia, Taiwan, Turkey. We formed a team of SCORE Local coordinators who are in charge of successfully implementing and assuring the continuity of the Program. The International Dental Research Program (IDRP) is what we would call an investment for the future of the dental research field. The today’s students who will benefit from the program by acquiring early research skills, might become the tomorrow’s research leaders who will push forward dentistry towards innovative and more successful treatments.

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UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA (MALAYSIA)

Name o f t h e resear c h p r o je c t:

Micronutrient assestment and risk of cancer of the oral c avity in Malaysian population Project Leader (Mentor): Mdm. Wan Maria NabillahWan Abdul Ghani Description of the project:

The study aims to assess the mocronutrient level and its association with oral cancer risk. Micronutrient level from serum of oral cancer and normal controls will be evaluated to assess if it is a significant risk for oral cancer.

1037-1820-9104-9262-12408632 The student’s involvement within the research project:

The students will be involved in the execution of the research project: Planning, carrying out laboratory work and data analysis/ presentation. Requirement: Knowledge in nutritional science would be an added advantage Language of use: English Available months: June - July Students to be accepted to participate: 2

N ame of the research project:

G enetic polymorphism and risk of cancer of the oral cavity in the Malaysian population

Project Leader (Mentor): Ms. Karen Ng Lee Peng

Description of the project:

The study aims to assess genes that are sussceptible to oral cancer. DNA from patients’ blood/saliva/cells will be genotyped to determine the association between single nucleotide polymorphism and its risk of oral cancer.

The student’s involvement within the research project: They will be involved in the execution of the research project, ie. planning, carrying out laboratory work and data analysis/ presentation What practical skills and knowledge would the student acquire during the research project? They will be exposed to molecular biology techniques in cancer research such as PCR,RFLP, gel electrophoresis, DNA extraction and primer design. They will also be strengthened in other aspect of

research such as study design, sample size calculation and basic statistics. Requirement: Knowledge in molecular biology would be an added advantage Language of use: English Available months: 2 months, June-July Students to be accepted to participate: 2 Contact: Goh Seong Ling IADS Local Scientific Officer s.ling117@gmail.com


UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA (MALAYSIA)

Name o f t h e rese a r c h p r o je c t: The asso ci at i o n b e twe e n p r e -te r m d e liv e r y, low bir th weig h t i n f an t s and p e r io d o n ta l d is e a s e .ject: Project Leader (Mentor): Professor DasanSwaminatham

Description of the project: Pre-term low birth weight deliveries have been associated with periodontal disease. This study will be carried out to investigate this association in Malaysian women and it will be one of the first studies on this association in Malaysia The student’s involvement within the research project: To assist the investigators in data colloection and compilation of information. Also to assist the investigators in the clinical aspects of the research Practical skills and knowledge the student acquire during the research project?

The student will be able to connect the association of pre-term low birth weight deliveries with the periodontal status of Malaysian women subjects

Special knowledge, skills of certain level or studies required? Knowledge of simple statistical methodology will be useful. The students should also possess sound knowledge of the pathogenesis of periodontal disease.

Language(s) of use: English and Malay Minimum number of weeks: 8-12 Hours of work a day: 7 - 8 Available months: August - December Number of students to be accepted: 2 Special remarks: Students who want to participate in this research should be disciplined, hard working and knowledgeable. Their contribution should be an added advantage to the researchers

Contact: Goh Seong Ling IADS Local Scientific Officer s.ling117@gmail.com


UNIVERSITE ANGERS (FRANCE) NA M E O F T H E PR OJ E C T: RESEARCH SUMMER SCHOOL ANGERS 2011 Introduction: This research program will show students the links between fundamental sciences and clinical research. Topics to be covered include different research and medical fields: cell and molecular biology, genetics, pharmacology, medical imaging, space medicine research, animal experimentation and physiology. 30th June – 18th July 2011 The course will be entirely taught in English. The program is open to undergraduate students from 2nd year to 4th year of medicine/biological sciences/pharmacy who may be interested in pursuing M.D., M.D./Ph.D. or Ph.D. programs and envision a career in scientific and/or medical research. Number of IADS students to be accepted: 2 PROGRAM International researchers from different foreign universities (Angers, Nantes, Moscow, Bristol, Ulm, Tubingen, Bologna, Szeged, Tokyo, etc…) will be teaching on nine selected topics: • 1: Nanomedicine • 2a: From gene to clinical application • 2b: From gene to cancer • 3: Experimental surgery • 4: From microbiology to clinical trial • 5: From proton to medical Imaging (fMRI) • 6: Medical Informatics & Biostatistics • 7: From physiology to integrative spatial medicine • 8: From animal experiment to human medicine • 9: Cardiovascular medicine

COURSE OBJECTIVES: The purpose is to give students the opportunity to be exposed to medical research in an academic medical environment and to facilitate their accession to advanced course degrees such as MD or Pharmacy/PhD programs. During the course they will: • be exposed to research methods and state of the art medical devices and technologies in different medical fields • meet international researchers and interact with European students in an intercultural and interdisciplinary context The 60-hour program includes:

• Lectures by international researchers (45 min) followed with questions and debate • Research workshops in small groups of students • Oral presentations from students on selected topics • Visits of research institutions Criteria for admission The selection of students will be made considering their motivation, English proficiency and previous research experience, if any.

Further information International Relations Office Angers Medical School Rue Haute de Reculée 49045 Angers Cedex 01 – FRANCE rssa@contact.univ-angers.fr


UNIVERSITY OF ALEXANDRIA (EGYPT) Name of the Project: Dental Implants Research Period of time: 1-2 weeks Project Leader: Professor Moataz Khamis Available months: August - October Number of students to be received: 2 Contact: Nehal Balbaa IADS National Scientific Officer nehalbalbaa@hotmail.com

POZNAN UNIVERSITY OF MEDICAL SCIENCES (POLAND) AVAILABLE MONTHS: AUGUST - SEPTEM B ER 2 0 11 PERIOD OF TIME: 2-3 WEEKS DEPARTMENT: CONSERVATIVE DENTIST RY NUMBER OF STUDENTS TO BE RECEIVE D : 1 - 2 Contact:

Magdalena Milczak IADS National Scientific Officer deity_kira@wp.pl

UNIVERSITY OF CHUNG SHAN, COLLEGE OF ORAL MEDICINE (TAIWAN) Department: Oral Biology and Biomaterial Sciences

Contact:

Period of time: 3 - 6 months

Hsuan Han IADS National Exchange Officer neo.iads.taiwan@gmail.com

Project Leader (Mentor): Professor Jaw Ji-Yang Number of students to be received: 1


MASARYKOVA UNIVERSITY (CZECH REPUBLIC) N A M E OF THE RESE ARCH PROJECT:

Od o n t o g e n e s i s an d reg e n e rati on o f p e rio do n t a l t i s s u e s Project Leader (Mentor): Ivan Misek, Prof. D.V.M. Ph.D. The student’s involvement within the research project? The students will get a chance to participate, observe and also assist in research and the experiments.

What practical skills and knowledge would the student acquire during the research project? The students will acquaint with basic procedures and techniques of experimental embryology, odontology, molecular biology, tissue engineering and get the unique chance to look to the possible future of their jobs. Is there any special knowledge, skills or certain level of studies required? Advanced knowledge in developmental biology, tissue engineering and laboratory methods are required.

Language(s) of use: English Number of students to be accepted: 2 Minimum number of weeks available to the students: 2

Des c ri p t ion of t he pr o j ect: T h e pro j e c t is f oc us ed o n to o th d evel o pme nt and m or ph o g e n e s i s o f t ooth a nlagen as well a s re l a te d st ructu re s. I t is bas ed o n s i g n a l l i n g , p r o li fera ti o n, pr ogr am m e d c e l l d e a th , d iff ere nti a t ion and r edis tri b u ti o n o f s i ngl e c ell populat ion s w i th i n t h e tooth p r im or dia dev e l o p me n t. Alt hough regulat ion of t o o th c ro w n mo rp hogenes is is well k n o w n a nd ti ssue engineer ing a n d to o th re genera tion ar e bec om i n g a re a l i s ti c p ossi bi l i ty, inf or m at ion o n p ro p e r mo rp hogenet ic pr oc es s e s w i th i n to o th p r im ord i a , inc luding pr o l i fe ra ti o n , d iff ere nti a t ion, dis t r ibut i o n a n d d e a th o f c e l l s i s s t ill inc om plete . H i th e rto st u di e s on c ell pr olif er a ti o n co nce ntra t ed as a r ule o n th e re g i o n su r roundi n g t he enam el k n o t – a st ructu re regar ded as a s i g n a l l i n g ce ntre cont r olling t he s h a p e o f th e f u t ure cro wn, and on t he c e rv i c a l loo p, w her e t he ex is t enc e o f s te m ce ll s i s affir m ed. O ur pr o s p e c ti v e

re s e a rc h i s focused on si gnal l i ng w i th i n to o th morphogenesi s, p ro l i fe ra t i ng processes and a p o p to s i s i n di fferent eutheri ans (p i g , re p t i l es). The study i s focused a l s o o n c ompl ete devel opment of n o rm o d o nt denti ti on usi ng an uni que p i g m o d e l w i th ai m to characteri ze i t a s a s u i tabl e reference model of o d o n to g e nesi s. Thi s approach coul d c o n tri b u t e to the general i zati on o f re s u l ts obtai ned from studi es o f h i g h l y speci al i zed denti ti on of l a b o ra to ry rodents (mi ce, rats). The re s u l ts c oul d extend the current k n o w l e d ge and contri bute to the u n d e rs tandi ng of pri nci pl es and m e c h a n i s ms of odontogenesi s and to th e e x pl anati on of evol uti on of m a m m a l i an denti ti on and adj acent o ro fa c i a l structures. C urrent o d o n to l o gi cal research ai ms to a n a l y s i s of cel l and mol ecul ar i n te ra c ti ons, but al so tends to i n te g ra te the know l edge i n the g e n e ra l c oncept of ti ssues and o rg a n s to understand devel opment,

homeostasi s, di sorder of r elat ed crani ofaci al structures and possible regenerati on of peri o dondal t issues. Therefore, the proposed r esear ch fol l ow s these strateg ies and cover s topi cs from mol ecul a r invest igat ions up to broader appl i ca t ions.

Miklišová Kateřina IADS National Scientific Officer: email address: idrpcoordinator.ssscr@gmail.com Phone Number: +420 724 115 685


MUHAMMADIYAH UNIVERSITY OF YOGYAKARTA (INDONESIA) Name of the Project: The Pattern of Dental and Oral Disease on Refugees of Merapi Volcanic Eruption Project Leader (Mentor): 1. Drg Ana Medawati, M.Kes, 2. Drg Laelia Anggraini, Sp. KGA, 3.Esti Riyanda Astuti, S.KG Description of the project: This study is to know the pattern of dental and oral disease on refugess of Merapi volcanic eruption in refugees shelter located in Sleman Yogyakarta. The data taken during Voluntary Project of International Dental Summer School. The student’s involvement within the research project: 1. To assist the local students(researchers) as primary researcher 2. To examine all subjects during Voluntary works 3. To make qualitative investigations Special knowledge, skills of certain level of studies required? 1. Public dental health 2. Community based dentistry Langua g e (s ) o f u s e : E n g lis h , I n d o n e s ia , Ma la y Wha t i s th e m i n i m u m n u m b e r o f w e e k s a v a i l a b le t o t h e s tuden ts w h o p a r ti c i p a te w i th i n th e r e s e a r c h p r o j e c t ? : 2 -3 wee k s Hours o f w o r k p e r d a y : 5 h o u rs Av a ila b l e m o n th s : 8 Ju ly- 2 8 J u ly 2 0 11 I NT E RNAT I O NA L DE NTA L S U M M E R S CHOOL (I DS S ) 2 0 11 How m a n y s tu d e n ts c a n b e a c c e p te d to p a r ti c i p a t e w i t h i n the re s e a r c h p r o j e c t? 2 Contact: E sti Riy a n d a IADS L o c a l S c i e n ti fi c O ffi c e r idss2011 @y a h o o . c o m


YEDITEPE UNIVERSITY (TURKEY) Name of the research project: Evaluation of the difference in the diagnosis and treatment plan of impacted canines using conventional two dimentional images and cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) images

Description of the project:

Project Leader (Mentor): Assistant Professor

prepared as two sets. The first set is consisted of intraoral

Derya Germeç-Çakan

A group of patients undergoing orthodontic treatment who have maxillary impacted canines are included. Records are photographs, models, lateral cephalometric and panoramic radiographs. The second set is consisted of 3D volumetric images obtained from CBCT, intraoral photographs and models. A questionnaire will be used to assess the exact position of the canine, the presence of root resorption, the difficulty of the case, treatment alternatives and the quality of the images. A group of orthodontist and oral surgeon will complete the questionnaire for the two sets of the records. Also for an interexaminer test the questionaire is going to be completed for the second time after a week. Statistical analysis will be performed.

Wha t w ill be t he stude nt’s involveme nt wi thi n the r esear c h project?: The student will assist the research project and will evaluate the research material under the supervision of the instructors.

L a n g u a g e (s ) o f u s e : English The minimum number of weeks available to the students who participate within the research project: 2 weeks Number of students to be accepted: 2

What practical skills and knowledge would the student acquire during the research project?

Available months: 1st and 2nd week of July, 2011

Is there any special knowledge, skills or certain level of studies required?

IADS Local Scientific Officer: Meltem Mutlu Email address: meltemmtl@gmail.com Phone Number: (090) 533 399 19 20

The student would be acquainted with the techniques of radiographic imaging, diagnosis and orthodontic treatment planning for impacted canines on lateral cephalometric, panoramic radiographs and 3D CBCT.

The student is required to have knowledge about techniques of radiographic imaging and would be minimum in 7th semestr. Language(s) of use: English What is the minimum number of weeks available to the


UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND PHARMACY CRAIOVA (ROMANIA) N A M E OF THE PR OJECT: A N G IOGENESIS AND LYMPHANGIOGENESIS I N O R A L SQ U A M O U S C E L L C A R C I N O M A PROJECT LEADER (MENTOR): ASSOCIATTE PROFESSOR MARGARITESCU CLAUDIU

Description of the project: ORAL CANCERS IS ONE OF THE MAJOR WORLDWIDE HEALTH PROBLEM DUE TO HIGH INCIDENCE, REDUCED SURVIVAL RATE AND ALSO TO FUNCTIONAL AND COSMETIC DEFICIENCY THAT ACCOMPANIES THE DISEASE AND IT’S TREATMENT. SINCE FOR THE DEVELOPMENT AND METASTASIS OF ORAL SQUAMOUS CELL CARCINOMA (OSCC) IS CRUCIAL TO ACQUIRE AN ANGIOGENIC AND LYMPHANGIOGENESIS PHENOTYPE BY THE MALIGNANT CELLS, WE PURSUE THE FOLLOWING OBJECTIVES: 1)THE ANGIOGENIC AND LYMPHANGIOGENIC PHENOTYPE FOR DIFFERENT OSCC VARIANTS; 2)IDENTIFICATION OF SOME STATISTICS MEANINGFUL DIFFERENCES BETWEEN SANGUINE AND LYMPHATIC VESSELS MICRODENSITY IN OSCC VARIANTS, AND ALSO BETWEEN INTRA- AND PERITUMORAL VESSELS MICRODENSITY; 3)QUANTIFICATION OF PROANGIOGENIC AND LYMPHANGIOGENIC FACTOR EXPRESSION IN TUMORAL CELLS AND THEIR STROMAL CELLULAR PARTNERS AND THE EXPRESSION RATE OF THEIR RECEPTORS IN ENDOTHELIAL CELLS. TO CARRY OUT ALL THESE DESIDERATUM WE WILL USE THE FOLLOWING METHODS: 1)HISTOPATHOLOGICAL ANALYSIS FOR THE ESTIMATION OF OSCC VARIANTS, THE DEGREE OF DIFFERENTIATION, THE DEPTH AND PATTERN OF INVASION; 2)SIMPLE AND DOUBLE IMMUNOHISTOCHEMICAL ANALYSIS TO INVESTIGATE THE PHENOTYPE OF NEWBORN VESSELS, INVOLVEMENT OF PROANGIOGENIC AND LYMPHANGIOGENIC FACTORS AND CELLULAR STROMAL PARTNERS IN OSCC NEOVASCULOGENESIS; 3) MORPHOMETRICAL ANALYSIS FOR THE ESTIMATION OF SANGUINE AND LYMPHATIC VESSELS MICRODENSITY AND CELLULAR STROMAL PARTNERS; 4)STATISTIC ANALYSIS FOR IDENTIFICATION OF MEANINGFUL STATISTIC CORRELATIONS BETWEEN MORPHOCLINICAL PARAMETERS AND VESSELS MICRODENSITY, THE DEGREE OF PROANGIOGENIC AND LYMPHANGIOGENIC FACTOR EXPRESSION AND CELLULAR STROMAL PARTNERS DENSITY IN DIFFERENT OSCC VARIANTS. CARRYING OUT THESE OBJECTIVES WE HOPE TO ESTABLISH THE DEGREE BY WHICH SANGUINE AND LYMPHATIC VESSELS MICRODENSITY AND ALSO THE EXPRESSION RATE OF MAJOR PROANGIOGENIC AND LYMPHANGIOGENIC FACTOR AND THEIR TARGET RECEPTORS HAS PROGNOSTIC VALUE IN ORAL CARCINOGENESIS.

Invasive squamos cell carcinoma within the tongue, double staining with D2-40 and VEGFR3 P ra c t i c a l s k ills a nd kn o w l ed g e t h e st u de nt wold a c q u i re d u ri n g t he r e s e a r c h p ro j ect: T he s t u d e n t w o u l d be acquaint ed wit h t h e te c h n i q u e s of v is u a lis i n g l y m p h a n giogenesis a n d a n g i o g e n e s i s . Will be c a p a b le o f d e te r m i n i ng th e v a s c u l a r iz a t ion le v el i n s q u a m o u s c a r c i n o m as and t he

impact pro g n o si s i n su ch pat ient s.

Oral mucosa, double immunoflourescence with D2-40 and CD31

Numbe r o f s tu d e n ts : 2 Language of use: English Minimum Number of weeks: 2 Hours of work a day: 6 Available months: November 2011

Contact: Pavel Scarlat IADS International Scientific Officer pavel.scarlat@gmail.com


UMF “CAROL DAVILA” (ROMANIA) Name of the Research Project: Common, rare and individual oro-dental findings in Down Syndrome Project Leader (Mentor): Prof. Dr Emilia Severin

anomalies in Down Syndrome individuals; to evaluate the karyotype pattern; to find out if there are correlations between the severity of the orodental phenotype and chromosomal mechanism.

Description of the Project (Objectives): To evaluate and find a pattenr of oral and dental

The student’s involved within the research project: - Chromosome analysis - Clinical evaluation Practical skills and knowledge the student would acquire: 1. Understand how clinical observations can provide inside into human biology and disease pathogenesis and through reseach, lead to improvements in health. 2. How novel scientific discoveries are evaluated in clinical context and applied appropriately to the care of patients. Special knowledge, skills of certain level and studies required: - clinical features of common numerical abnormalities - intraoral examination - treatment needs of the dental pathology LANGUAGE OF USE: English MINIMUN NUMBER OF WEEKS: 2 HOURS OF WORK PER DAY: 6-8 AVAILABLE MONTH: July 2011 NUMBER OF STUDENTS TO BE ACCEPTED: 2

SPECIAL REMARKS: Methods to be used in the research: The oro-dental phenotypic spectrum of the patients will be performed by oral, clinical, radiological evaluations. Saliva or blood samples will be collected from 10 -15 DS syndrome individuals and their parents, and chromosome analysis would be performed following standart protocols, FISH, QF-PCR assay. Contacts:

Andreea Paun IADS Local Scientific Officer andreea.paun12@gmail.com


UMF “CAROL DAVILA” (ROMANIA) Name of the Research Project: Salivary Analysys of Oral Cancer Biomarkers

Description of the Project (Objectives): Oral cancer is a common and lethal malignancy. Direct contact between saliva and the oral cancer

Project Leader (Mentor): Prof. Dr. Maria GREABU – Biochemistry Departament

lesion makes measurement of tumour markers in saliva an attractive alternative to serum testing. The study aims to explore the presence of certain biomarkers in the human saliva and to evaluate their potential for detection of oral carcinoma. The student’s involved within the research project: The students will take part to collect saliva samples from patients diagnosed with oral cancer and from healthy subjects. The samples will be processed using specific technology to measure differences in the molecular profiles of the two patient groups. Practical skills and knowledge the student would acquire: Students have the chance to get knowledge of a modern procedure of detecting cancer-related changes in salivary tumour markers that may be used as a diagnostic tool for diagnosis, prognosis and postoperative monitoring.

Requirements: Motivation Special knowledge, skills of certain level and studies required: English Language General information of biochemistry LANGUAGE OF USE: English MINIMUN NUMBER OF WEEKS: 2 HOURS OF WORK PER DAY: 4-6 AVAILABLE MONTH: October 2011 NUMBER OF STUDENTS TO BE ACCEPTED: 2 Contacts:

Andreea Paun IADS Local Scientific Officer andreea.paun12@gmail.com


SAMARA STATE UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE (RUSSIAN FEDERATION) N A M E OF THE RE SEARCH PROJECT: R e v e aling of anaerobic microorganisms, patho l o g i c a l f o r p e r i odontium with PCRdiagnostic, selection of o p t i m u m m e d icin es for treatment of periodontium disease s . P r o je ct Leader (Mentor): . Bairikov Ivan Miha i l o v i c h

Description of the project: The aim: improvement of treatment results of patients with periodontitis of different severity levels using conservative and surgical methods. Methods and the equipment: laboratory research of specific structure anaerobic microflora of periodontological pocket using PCR diagnostics. The student’s involvement within the research project? The student will participate in gathering of an investigated material, will help with carrying out of laboratory diagnostics, will work with the patients, suffering diseases of periodontis, will participate in treatment by conservative and surgical methods, learn a technique of carrying out PCR diagnostics. The expected outcome depends on the contribution to the project. Possibly a poster/presentation.

Name of t he r e s e arch p ro j ect: T h e c o m p a r a ti v e est imat ion of a n i n tr a b o n e o s t eosynt hesis m and i b u l a fr a c tu r e s using nanoco v e r i n g s . Pr o je c t L e a d e r ( M e nt or): Prof . Ba ir ik o v Iv a n M i h ailovich The purpose: improvement results

of treatment of patients with fractures of the mandibula using nanocoverings. media data. The student’s involvement within the research project? The student will take a part in operations as assistant, will take a

Hours of work per day: 5-6 Available months: August – September Language(s) of use: English, Russian Number of students to be accepted: 2

part in patients examinations. The expected outcome depends on the contribution to the project. Possibly a poster/presentation. Language: English Hours of work per day: 6 Available Months: August Number of students to be accepted: 2

C ON TA C T:

Tatiana Vorovchenko IADS National Scientific Officer tenyaa@mail.ru


UNIVERSITY OF CAGLIARI (ITALY)

Project Leader (mentor): Professor Elisabetta Cotti Department: Endodontics: Available months: December - February (2011 2012) Number of students to be received: 1 Contact: iso@iads-web.org (IADS International Scientific Officer

ACADEMIC CENTRE FOR DENTISTRY AMSTERDAM I n ge ne ra l , re s e a rc h a t t h e A c a d e mi c C e nt re f o r D e n t is t r y (NETHERLANDS) A m s t e rd a m ( A C TA ) f oc us e s on t h e p h y s i ol o g y a n d p a t hol o g y o f t h e t i s s u e s i n a nd a ro u n d t he or a l c a v it y. I n a ddi t i o n t o i n f e c t i ous di s e a s e s s u c h a s c a r ie s a n d p e ri o d o n t i t i s , a t t e nt i on i s p a i d t o t opi c s s u c h a s : * c a ri e s ; * e ndodont a l i n f e c t i ons ; * pe ri odont a l di s e a s e s ; * pro t e c t i v e f u n c t i o n s o f s a l i v a l ; * de v e l o p me nt , f u n c t i o n a n d re pa i r of h a rd t is s u e s ; * ora l i mpl a n t s ; * de nt a l m a t e ri a l s ; * f u n c t i o n a n d d y s f unc t i on of t he j a w s y s t e m ; * di s e a s e s o f t h e o ra l muc os a a nd s a l i v a ry g la n d s ; * pre ma l i gna nt o ra l l e s i o n s ; * s oc i a l de nt i s t ry ; * de nt a l f e a r a nd pa i n D e a dl i ne : A p ri l 1 s t , 2 0 11 C ont a c t : I A D S I n t e rn a t i o n a l Sc i e n t i f i c O f f i c e r ( i s o@i a d s - we b .o r g )


YEREVAN STATE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY (ARMENIA) N A M E O F THE RESEA RCH PROJECT:

Anterior and posterior maxilla bone augmentation DESCRIPTION OF THE PROJECT: The research work will include statistical,clinical,experimental components of chair scientific work.

Project Leader (Mentor): Associate Professor Eduard Avetisyan,Associate Professor Anna Pogossyan THE STUDENT’S INVOLVEMENT WITHIN THE RESEARCH PROJECT:

The student will assist and will be directly involved in the research program. PRACTICAL SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE WHICH THE STUDENT WOULD ACQUIRE:

The student would be acquainted with the new and routine techniques for jaws and alveolar crests augmentation.

S P EC I AL K N OW LE D GE, S KILL S O F C E R TA IN LEVEL O R S TUDI ES R E QU IR E D :

MI NI MUM NUMBER OF WEEKS: 3

The s t udent i s r e q u i r e d t o have k now le d g e a b o u t th e j a ws and a l veo la r c r e s ts a u g m e n t at ion. To ha v e basi c s k i l l s r e g a rding S urgic al s t o m a to l o g y a nd Maxillo facial s ur ge r y.

HO URS O F WOR K A D AY: 6 NUMBER O F STU D EN TS TO BE ACCPET ED: 2

LA NG UAG E ( S ) OF U S E : English a nd R u s s ia n

Tigran G yokc h ya n I ADS Nat iona l Sci e n ti fi c Offi ce r

Cont act :

tigrangyokchyan@gmail.com


TEHRAN UNIVERSITY OF MEDICAL SCIENCES (IRAN) N A M E O F THE RESEA RCH PROJECT:

The effect of finishing line on the degree of taper Project Leader(Mentor): Dr.Marzieh Alikhasi DDS, MS DESCRIPTION OF THE PROJECT: 200 master dies which are gathered in the department of prosthodontics, Tehran University of Medical Sciences will be evaluated and the finishing line of each die will be determined under magnification. Then, the degree of taper of each die will be measured bucco-lingually and mesio-distally. WHAT WILL BE THE STUDENT’S INVOLVEMENT WITHIN THE RESEARCH PROJECT? Determination of finish lines Measurement of the degree of taper Analysis of data Writing the manuscript

The practical skills and knowledge would the student acquire during the research project: The measuring techniques of taper, learing various finishing lines.

Special knowledge, skills of certain level or studies required:

English Language skill Passing at least pre-clinical course on fixed prosthodontics

L ANG U A GE ( S ) OF USE: English MINIMUM NUMBER OF WEEKS: 2 HOURS OF WORK PER DAY: 4 AVAILABLE MONTHS: June, July NUMBER OF STUDENTS TO BE ACCEPTED: 1

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UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE SOFIA (BULGARIA) Name of the research project: Occlusodontology – Research of the elements in the mouth.

measuring of gyps models and data storage.

Project Leader (Mentor): Prof. Andon Filtchev Description of the project: This is a research of the frenulums in human’s mouth, their lenght and width. The frenulums in the human mouth are one of the obstacles of the succesfull prostetic restorations with complete dentures. The student’s involvement within the research project? Students do their work every week on a specified day. They will work ogether with the Bulgarian students. The main activities are precise manual

P R A C TI C A L S K I L L S A N D K N O W LED G E W H I C H T H E S T U D E N T W O U LD A C Q U I R E:

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LA N G U A G E( S ) O F U SE: B ul gari an and E ngl i s h

N U MB E R OF S TU D E N TS : 3 C O N TA C T: YO A N A Y O N K O VA I A D S N AT I O N A L S C I E N TI F I C O FFI C ER - B U LG A R IA YO A N A . Y O N K O VA @G M A I L . C O M


PERM STATE MEDICAL ACADEMY (RUSSIAN FEDERATION) N A M E OF THE RESEARCH PROJECT: O p t i mization treatment methods of the periodont i um i n f l a mmatory diseases PROJECT LEADER (MENTOR): PROFESSOR, L.A. MOZGOVA DESCRIPTION OF THE PROJECT: The aim of the project – to obtain positive immediate results of treatment of the inflammatory diseases of periodontium. The methods of treatment: basic common treatment of the inflammatory diseases of periodontium; multifactorial pathogenic therapy with the usage of infrared laser light (ILL); the usage of apparatus “Vektor” in the treatment of periodontal pockets. THE STUDENT’S INVOLVEMENT WITHIN THE RESEARCH PROJECT: The role of the student – assistant of a dentist, obtaining the manual experience on admission of patients with inflammatory diseases of periodontium.

PRACTICAL SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE THE STUDNET WOULD ACQUIRE: Knowledge: etiology and pathogenesis of the inflammatory diseases of periodontium; basic common treatment of the inflammatory diseases of periodontium; technique and principles of treatment by the apparatus “Oprotan” and “Vektor”. Practical skills: professional hygiene of the patients oral cavity;

S p eci a l k nowle dg e, ski l l s o f cer t a in le v e l of stu d i es re q u i r e d: T h e s t ude nt s m ust fo l l o w t h e re quir e m e nt s w h i ch are d et erm ine d by t he stan d ard s o f st u dy ing a t t he d en tal f a c u l t y. The a r e NO j u ri d i cal l i mi t a t ions . F o r t he us e of s t u d en ts c o n s ide r ing pa r t i ci p ati n g i n t h e p r oje c t , f ur t h er i n fo rmati o n c a n b e f ound f r om th e f o l l o wing a r t ic le s: F u rth er i n f o rm a t ion c a n b e fo u n d fro m t h e ar t ic le s of t he staff o f th e De p ar t m e nt , pe r f o rmed u n d er t h e g uida nc e of Pro fesso r L . A. M o z g ov a .

L an g u a ge of us e : Englis h, Ru ssi a n Mi n i mum N um be r of We e k s : 4 Ho u rs of wor k pe r da y : 5 -6 Avai l able MOnth: J uly Nu mb er of s tude nts to be accep te d: 3 C onta c ts : Ta tia na Vor ov c he nc o IA D S N a tiona l Sc ie nt i f i c Offic e r te ny a a @m a il.r u


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IDRP Booklet 2011  

It contains the information, description of the IDRP Research Destinations, network 2011

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