GRANTS & AWARDS
World Perio Research Awards
Role of Nutrition in Severe Periodontitis
Kenneth Kornman, USA
Regenerative Medicine Available to Periodontal Patients
William Giannobile, USA
Periodontitis, Oral and Systemic Effect
Maurizio Tonetti, Italy
5th World Perio Research Award, 3rd Prize:
Caúla AL, Lira-Junior R, Tinoco EMB, Fischer RG.
The effect of periodontal therapy on cardiovascular risk markers: a 6-month randomized clinical trial.J Clin Periodontol 41:875-882, 2014.
Rio de Janeiro State University, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
5th World Perio Research Award, 2nd Prize:
Jeffcoat MK, Jeffcoat RL, Tanna N, and Parry SH.
Association of a common genetic factor, PTGER3, with outcome of periodontal therapy and preterm birth.J Periodontol 85(3):446-454, 2014.
University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
5th World Perio Research Award, 1st Prize:
Tan L, Wang H, Li C, Pan Y.
16S rDNA-based metagenomic analysis of dental plaque and lung bacteria in patients with severe acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
J Periodont Res 49:760-769, 2014.
China Medical University, Nanjing, China