Experimental and clinical research in the entire field of disorders of the craniomaxillofacial skeleton is at the core of our work
“It is our aim that AO CMF community contributes to research programs.”Risto Kontio
AO CMF’s Research and Development (R&D) activities aim to produce new findings and develop them into practice so that they impact the clinical care of craniomaxillofacial injuries. This is in accordance with AO's mission to achieve more efficient patient care worldwide.
The call for AO CMF 2024 Research Start-up Grants is closed.
Research Training and Education
We're always looking ahead: spotting new and evolving medical technologies before they become common practice
Research and Development Governance
Research & Development Commission
The R&D Commission advises the AO CMF's specialty and international board on issues representing the biggest clinical challenge for surgeons and how they can be best addressed.
- AO CMF R&D Chair (Eppo Wolvius)
- Chair AO CMF International Board (Gregorio Sánchez-Aniceto)
- Chair AO CMF Technical Commission (Daniel Buchbinder)
- AO CMF Experts
- AO CMF Research Manager (Philipp Büscher)