Call For Abstracts

Dear Friends:

We trust all is well with you during this past year! We are inviting you to submit an abstract to the TMJ Bioengineering Conference (TMJ6), which will take place on June 14-15, 2018 in Los Angeles, California.

The Program Committee has selected the following thematic areas for this year’s Conference:

  • Bone, cartilage, and stem cell biology
  • Cell, tissue, and joint biomechanics       
  • Biomaterials for bone and cartilage tissue engineering
  • Comparative aspects of animal models of TMD
  • Diagnosis and imaging of TMDs
  • Treatment and surgery of the TMJ
  • TMJ Pain and inflammation

Abstract Submission Deadline: March 1, 2018                      

Notification of Acceptance: March 30, 2018

We suggest that you please encourage your young investigators to submit abstracts on new and novel studies. Those abstracts that are based on high risk/high payoff translational research will be given priority to be accepted and presented. Please make plans and register early to join us as the attendance at the Conference will be limited to 100 participants to facilitate more discussion.

Instructions for submission and the format of the abstract can be found at the Conference website:  

With best regards,

 TMJ6 Planning Committee 

Prof Alejandro Almarza, PhD- Chair

Prof Boaz Arzi, DVM

Michael Detamore, PhD