The President and Council of the IAOP are offering two prizes at the next IAOP International Congress. There will be a prize for the best Oral presentation and a prize for the best Poster presentation.


To encourage excellence in research in the field of oral pathology and medicine


Applicants must be members of the Association. Applicants must have submitted an abstract to the local organising committee by the relevant deadline for the Congress. It is a requirement that applicants attend the Congress to present their paper or poster. An applicant may not enter both the paper and poster prizes at the same Congress.


This will be based on:

1. The abstract submitted for an oral or poster presentation
2. The oral presentation at the congress or
3. The poster presentation at the congress
4. Candidates may also be judged on their response to questions about their work


A panel of judges will be appointed by the President and Council of the IAOP.  At least one judge will be an ordinary member of the Association. In the absence of a suitable entry in either category the prize will not be awarded.  The judges’ decision will be final. No correspondence or discussion will be entered into regarding the decision of the judges.

The Prize:

Will consist of 500 GB Pounds for each prize.

Applicants must indicate on the registration form that they wish to apply for either the IAOP Paper Prize or the IAOP Poster Prize.