Dr Hilde Kopperud and guest researcher Dr Jingwei He participated at the annual meeting of the Academy of Dental Materials, which was held in Bologna, Italy, 8–11 October 2014.

The topics of the meeting included Biological perspective of restorative materials and clinical outcome, Recent developments of ceramic materials and clinical outcome, and Biomaterials and tissue engineering in bone substitution and osseointegration.

Abstracts of the meeting presentations are published in Dental Materials Vol 1, Issue 1, and the meeting posters are published in Vol 30, Suppl 1.


Dr He presented the poster “Preparation and characterization of radio-opaque E-glass fiber reinforced composite”.

Dr Kopperud presented the poster “Leaching of monomers from bulk-fill composites”.