Young Pro Award 2016

Open call for Applications

Straumann and botiss biomaterials are pleased to announce the opening of the 2016 YoungProAward in Regenerative Dentistry. The competition aims to foster the development of young dental professionals in the field of regenerative dentistry and dental biomaterials research.

The Award is open to dental professionals, including practitioners, students, researchers etc., who are under the age of 35.

We cordially invite applications for the 2016 Award, in the form of written abstracts presenting original work that contributes to the advancement of treatment/care or research in regenerative dentistry. Dissertations, projects or practical experience may form the basis of applications.  

Submissions will be judged by a peer panel in a blind review process. The jury comprises leading academics/clinicians, who are internationally renowned authorities in the field and  recognized experts from the industry. The winning application will be selected on the basis of its clinical and/or scientific quality as judged from the abstract and submitted materials.

The winner will receive a cash prize of €10 000 as well as travel to, and participation at, the bone & tissue days conference in Berlin, 9-10 September 2016 where the Award will be presented, and announced to the media. The winner will present their abstract at the congress and it will be subsequently published on STARGET Digital.

How to enter

1. Apply
  • Read and accept rules & conditions for the contest.
  • Complete the online application form. The application must include the contact details of the referee/sponsor (please ensure that the referee/sponsor’s consent has been obtained). The committee accepts on-line  applications only;  Applications sent through other channels cannot be accepted. 
2. Submit your abstract
  • Once your application has been received and processed you will receive an Email from the committee containing a secure link to the submission portal. Follow the instructions to upload your abstract.
  • Submissions will be reviewed and anonymously forwarded to the jury.
  • The winner will be notified in August, 2016.

Dr. Andreas Pabst,
Young Pro Award Winner 2015