IADR FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ)
What is IADR?
The International Association for Dental Research (IADR), headquartered in Alexandria, Va., is a non-profit organization with more than 10,700 members worldwide. Its mission is: (1) to advance research and increase knowledge for the improvement of oral health worldwide; (2) to support and represent the oral health research community; and (3) to facilitate the communication and application of research findings
Why join the IADR?
The IADR provides an invaluable service to all dental, oral and craniofacial researchers, including those at dental schools, other health professional schools, industry institutions, as well as in the biotech sector. As the only non-profit association of its kind, we strive to bring our members the latest news updates, research reports, educational programs, and networking opportunities for the dental research community. For a full list of member benefits, click here.
|Membership World Bank Classification||
Retired Member Rate
Affiliate Member Rate
|World Bank – Lower Middle Income or below||$56.00||$47.00||$47.00||N/A|
|World Bank – Upper Middle Income||$85.00||$47.00||$47.00||N/A|
|World Bank – High Income||$155.00||$47.00||$47.00||$124.00|
Starting in 2015, IADR Member and Retired Member dues include membership in one IADR Scientific Group/Network. IADR student members must join at least one Group/Network, and may join up to a total of three Groups/Networks at no charge. IADR Affiliate Members are not eligible to join Groups/Networks. Please click here for Group/Network descriptions.
IADR Retired membership is available to individuals who have 25 years of consecutive membership in the Associations and are no longer working full time for remuneration. Some IADR Divisions, Sections and Regions may also charge dues, please refer to the membership application (available at www.iadr.org/membership in the coming weeks) for more information.
To determine your World Bank Classification, please visit: http://siteresources.worldbank.org/DATASTATISTICS/Resources/CLASS.XLS. Additional information on IADR membership categories can be found at www.iadr.org/membership.
How do I join the IADR?
You may join online, or if you prefer to pay by check, print the form located at http://www.iadr.org/membership and send it with payment via fax or mail. Upon receipt and processing of your application, the IADR will send you an ID card, receipt and welcome package. Please allow 2-3 weeks for processing and delivery.
When is the next IADR General Session & Exhibition?
The 93rd General Session & Exhibition of the IADR, held in conjunction with the 44th Annual Meeting of the AADR and the 38th Annual Meeting of the CADR, will be March 11-14, 2015 in Boston, Mass., USA. For more information, go to the IADR General Session website.
What is the JDR and how can I subscribe?
The Journal of Dental Research (JDR) is the flagship journal of the IADR and the American Association of Dental Research (AADR), the largest Division of the IADR. To subscribe please indicate on your membership renewal notice or new member application or contact the IADR Global Headquarters for an invoice.
How do I publish in the JDR?
To submit your manuscript, go to: http://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/jdr
Can I get a reprint of an article/abstract that was published in one of the publications?
Yes, please visit, http://www.sagepub.com/journalsReprints.nav for instructions.
How do I advertise with the IADR?
For a list of all advertising opportunities, go to the IADR Advertising page.
Where can I find information on available awards and fellowships?
The IADR Website provides complete information on all IADR awards and fellowships. Questions may be directed to Sheri S. Herren at firstname.lastname@example.org.
How do I wire transfer money to the Associations?
To wire transfer money to the Associations please contact Darin Walsh at email@example.com for instructions.
What is IADR's refund policy?
IADR's membership and publications refund policy is listed below and online at www.iadr.org/membershiprefund.
- Refunds due to an error by the IADR/AADR will be processed immediately and in full.
- A $20 processing fee will be withheld from all other refunds.
- Overpayment of $30 or less will be treated as a contribution and will not be refunded.
- Refunds will normally be sent in the same manner as the original payment (i.e., checks will be issued for payments by check, and credit cards will be credited for payments by credit card). If a wire transfer is requested, IADR/AADR will pass on all wire transfer fees to the recipient.
- Please allow 6-8 weeks for your refund to be processed.
- No refunds for membership or member journal subscriptions will be given after the IADR General Session each year, according the IADR Constitution & Bylaws.
How can I get my ID number?
New members receive ID cards upon joining, and renewing members are sent an updated card upon paying dues each year. If you have lost your ID number, please contact the Global Headquarters at firstname.lastname@example.org to receive your number.
I’ve forgotten my password. What should I do?
Your password can be sent to you automatically if the Global Headquarters has your email address on file. Please go to https://iadr.enoah.com/default.aspx and click on the link marked "Forgotten your User Name and/or Password?" to request your password. Your user name or email is required for your request to be processed. If your account information cannot be located, you will need to activate your account at https://iadr.enoah.com/activate.