IFEA Research Award

IFEA Research Award Committee

2016 – 2018
Chairperson; Dr. Christina Berthold cberthold73@gmail.com

2014 – 2016
Chairperson; Prof Markus Haapasalo

IFEA Jean – Marie Laurischesse Research Award Recipients.

Joint recipients;

Dr. Sameer Jain
Institution; University of Texas Health Science Centre, USA.

Title; “Identifying Key Targets for Apical Periodontitis Development and Progression”

Dr. Mohamed Elbarbary
Institution: Toronto, Canada.

Title; “Detection of vertical root fracture using ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging: an Ex-vivo porcine cadaver study”.

Dr. Jeeraphat Jantarat
Insitution; Mahidol University, Thailand

Title “The Efficiancy of various concentrations of silk fibroin hydrogel scaffold for stem cell apical papilla (SCAP) proliferation.”

Dr. Jason Gagliardi
Institution; Univ. of Toronto, Canada

Title: “Evaluation of shaping abilities and mechanical properties of root canals prepared with ProTaper NEXT or Revo-S rotary files in severally curved canals.”

Final Report (June 2015)

Dr. Xenos Petridis
Institution; xxxxx Athens,Greece

Title “Evaluation of dental pulp cells/hyaluronic‐based scaffold biocomplexes in bone repair”) from

Dr. Annie Shrestha
Institution; Univ. of Toronto, Canada.

Title;Photo activated polycationic bioactive nanoparticles to inactivate bacterial endotoxins in infected dentin.

Dr. Rada Haddadin
Institution; Univ. of Western Australia, Australia

Title; Influence of simulated mastication on fracture susceptibility of endodontically
treated teeth.2) Influence of access cavity design on fracture susceptibility of endodontically treated teeth.

Final Report
Final Report Cover Letter

Dr. Babak Nurbakhsh
Institution; Univ.of Toronto, Canada.

Title; Post-treatment resolution of maxillary sinus mucositis associated with apical periodontitis of maxillary teeth. A cone-beam CT investigation.



Dr. Amir Azarpazhooh
Institution; Univ. of Toronto, Canada

Title; “Eliciting patients’ preferences in clinical decision making between implant and endodontics: The use of conjoint analysis”


Dr. Gaelle Villette
Institution; Univ of Toronto, Canada

Title; “The Development of an Ex-vivo Model for Quantification of Root Canal Bacteria During Endodontic Treatment”

Dr Stéphane Simon
Institution; Univ. of Paris, France.

Title; Studying the Msx1 homeogene box expression in the pulp healing process after capping with Mineral Trioxide Aggregate.


Dr Robert Salehrabi