3. Research Resources
Following is a list of resources that may be helpful
in conducting research:
AADR. The objectives of AADR are to advance research
and increase knowledge for the improvement of oral health, support
the research community, and facilitate the communication and
application of research findings. See AADR’s Journal
of Dental Research.
Web site contains information on survey research on dentistry,
dental organizations, and other items of potential interest.
ADEA. From ADEA’s
Web site, click on “Federal Grants” to
view funding information supported by the Association of Health
Research and Quality, CDC,
the Food and Drug Administration, HRSA, and the National
Institutes of Health, as well as A How to Guide to Developing
Web site provides a link to CDC-sponsored prevention research
are extramural centers that strive to increase knowledge
about preventing and controlling chronic disease. Centers
within schools of public health, medicine, or osteopathy.
Partnerships in Research. This discussion
a venue to post questions and receive responses from
individuals involved in community-linked research.
The list also contains
of previously posted questions and answers, along with
discussions that might be helpful to program staff
in research activities.
Partnerships for Health (CCPH). CCPH’s Web
site describes resources for technical assistance; lists upcoming
and provides an e-news service, materials from the
Web conference Community-Based Participatory Research:
A Systematic Review of
the Literature and Implications, and access to grant
notices in the newsletter, Partnership Matters. From the Web
site home page,
click on “Research” to view a series
of bulleted topics related to research, including
journal articles, electronic discussion lists, and
Web site provides information about funding opportunities and
and review procedures. See also information
for Research to Reduce Oral Health Disparities.