“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.
Open call for proposals
1st Consortium call on the subject: ’Translational approaches for bone constructs: their impact on facial bone reconstruction'
The call for AO CMF Start-up Grants 2021 is now 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 (Mirjam Bucher)