2016 Research Award Winners

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COSA decided the winners of the Milo Hellman Research Award, the Harry Sicher Research Award and the Thomas M. Graber Awards of Special Merit at its January 2016 meeting. The winners will present their research at the 2016 AAO Annual Session. The winners are:
 

Milo Hellman Research Award

Analysis of Bone Augmentation with Corticotomy-Facilitated Dental Expansion: A Histologic & Micro-CT Study
Britney Bare, DMD, MS
Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry
Lecture Information: Sunday, May 1; 10:00am-10:20am; Room 307
 

Harry Sicher Research Award

Bone Mineralization Dependent Craniosynostosis and Craniofacial Shape Abnormalities in the Mouse Model of Infantile Hypophospha
John M. DuRussel, MS, DDS, MS
University of Michigan
Lecture Information: Sunday, May 1; 10:20am-10:40am; Room 307
 

Thomas M. Graber Awards of Special Merit

 
Screw-Type Device Diameter and Orthodontic Loading Influence Adjacent Bone Remodeling
J. Christian Francis, DDS, MS
University of Kentucky
Lecture Information: Sunday, May 1; 10:40am-11:00am; Room 307
 
Elevation of a Full-Thickness Mucoperiosteal Flap Alone Accelerates Orthodontic Tooth Movement
Kelly Martinez Owen, DDS, MS
Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry
Lecture Information: Monday, May 2; 10:00am-10:20am; Room 307
                                                                               
The Investigation of Primary Failure of Eruption (PFE) Etiology: A Functional and In Silico Approach
Heather M. Hendricks DDS, MS
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Lecture Information: Monday, May 2; 10:20am-10:40am; Room 307
 
Association of APOE-ε Isoforms and Reduced BMI Values in Obstructive Sleep Apnea Patients with a Convex Dento-Facial Profile
Lucy Lee Wachs, DMD, MS
University of Kentucky
Lecture Information: Monday, May 2; 10:40am-11:00am; Room 307