Call for Papers for Supplement in JDR on Clinical Research!

The Journal of Dental Research is excited to announce the publication of a supplement encompassing all areas of clinical research in the dental, oral and craniofacial sciences. This peer-reviewed supplement will strive to bring emerging contributions in discovery and translational science to clinical application for the healthcare community.

This special issue will focus on addressing the need in the dental, oral and craniofacial sciences for a place unique to publish the highest quality research articles on clinical and translational research including, but not limited to behavioral sciences, epidemiology, cariology, oral & pharyngeal cancer, disease diagnostics, evidence based health care delivery, human genetics, health services research, periodontal diseases, and oral medicine, radiology and pathology.  In particular, human clinical trials, and large epidemiological studies in the oral health sciences will be given priority for publication.

All manuscripts submitted for consideration will be subject to the peer review process in a manner identical to the manuscripts submitted to the Journal of Dental Research. Manuscript should adhere to the following guidelines: a limit of 2,700 words (including abstract, introduction, materials, methods, results, discussion and acknowledgments; excluding figure legends and references); 4 total figures or tables; 30 references; and must contain a 250 word abstract. Additional information regarding requirements and formatting of manuscripts can be found at

Papers should be submitted to, no later than March 31, 2015 to be given full consideration.  Papers submitted after this date will be considered for publication in the regular issue of the Journal.

Published by the International & American Associations for Dental Research

Editor-in-Chief:  William V. Giannobile