The National Student Research Group is the largest scientific group within the AADR with over 1,000 student members annually.
The NSRG’s goal is to foster an environment in every dental school whereby students interested in enriching their dental education through research are encouraged to do so.
American Association for Dental Research
The AADR is the largest Division of the IADR, with over 4,000 members in the United States.
The mission of the AADR is:
To advance research and increase knowledge for the improvement of oral health,
To support and represent the oral health research community, and
To facilitate the communication and application of research findings.
The International Association for Dental Research
The IADR was created to advance research and increase knowledge for the improvement of oral health worldwide by:
Promoting oral health research through global Divisions and Sections.
Establishing partnerships with oral health, scientific and educational groups.
Increasing membership and participation in scientific meetings.
Developing the IADR Global Headquarters as a communications hub.
There are currently no dues for the local MUSC Chapter of the AADR. Students may obtain membership with the National AADR/IADR for a fee by visiting http://www.aadronline.org.