Saudi Arabian Division is Founded

Chinese Division is Founded

NIDR is renamed NIDCR (National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research)

Russian Section is Founded

Education Research Group Established

The IADR Opens New Headquarters in Alexandria, VA

Frencken Presents Atraumatic Restorative Treatment Model

The atraumatic restorative treatment utilizes hand instruments and adhesive filling material to remove recalcified tooth tissue and restore the cavity. As this technique doesn’t use electricity, it makes restorative oral care more accessible, specifically in underdeveloped countries.

Oral Health Research Group Established

Brazilian Division is Founded

Nutrition Research Group Established