Research funding

AOCMF Research & Development offers funding opportunities for applied research that support clinical issues relevant to the CMF field
AO Research Review Commission - the Peer Review Process explained

The AO Research Review Commission reviews all grant applications submitted to the AO Foundation and its
funding bodies

The AO Research Review Commission (AORRC) is the central AO Foundation body dedicated to managing and handling the independent peer review process applied to all research projects submitted to the AO Foundation and its Clinical Divisions. Peer review is carried out by a pool of independent external reviewers who are selected on the basis of their expertise to conduct the reviews.

Open calls for research grants


Translational approaches for bone constructs: their impact on facial bone reconstruction

Past calls for research grants

Pre-clinical and clinical research

Projects related to basic, pre-clinical and clinical research broadly in the fields of trauma and reconstruction in cranio-maxillofacial surgery.


Bone regeneration

Bone regeneration using tissue engineering and CAD-CAM technology: Their impact on facial bone reconstruction.

AO Start-up grants


A great opportunity for young researchers

Call for pre-proposals for projects broadly related to basic, pre-clinical, and clinical research in the fields of trauma and reconstruction in craniomaxillofacial surgery

Past calls for AO Start-up grants

AOCMF Start-up grants 2017: call for pre-proposals

Projects related to basic, pre-clinical and clinical research broadly in the fields of trauma and reconstruction in cranio-maxillofacial surgery.


Questions about the AOCMF Research Grants?

Contact person:  Mirjam Bucher, AOCMF  R&D

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