Skip to content

JOE Publication Awards

839 AAE 2018 in Denver-JOE Awards

The Editorial Board of the Journal of Endodontics is now accepting nominations for the JOE Publication Award, recognizing the best articles published in JOE during the 2019 calendar year. Awards are available in the following categories:

Basic Science: Biology
Basic Science: Technology
Case Reports/Clinical Techniques
Clinical Research
Regenerative Endodontics
Systematic and Scoping Reviews

Papers eligible for the award are those that represent significant advances in endodontics and adhere to the principles of the scientific method. Position papers and editorials are not considered for this award. Papers will be judged based upon:

• Scientific merit and broad impact on dental research
• Relevance to endodontics
• Originality of research objectives and/or ideas presented
• Creativity of study design or uniqueness of approaches and concepts
• Validity of statistical and/or epidemiological methods
• Clarity of presentation

Papers may be nominated by any member of the AAE who is not an author of the paper, and who was not affiliated with the institution of the corresponding author at the time of submission of the paper. Nominations should consist of a letter of recommendation indicating the nomination category and expressing how the nominated paper meets the criteria. Please include the article title and publication date with your nomination. The authors of the winning paper in each category will be recognized at the AAE annual meeting and in a future issue of the JOE. The Editorial Board Committee encourages you to submit your nominations by December 31, 2019, to:

Attn: Dr. Kenneth M. Hargreaves, JOE Editor
JOE Publication Awards
American Association of Endodontists
180 N. Stetson Ave. Suite 1500, Chicago, IL, 60601

Email: communications@aae.org

Nominations may be submitted via email or postal mail.

The JOE Publication Awards are presented to authors of published papers in the Journal of Endodontics that represent innovative thought and significant advances in the endodontic field. The JOE Publication Awards are presented annually at the Scientific Advisory Board Reception during the AAE annual meeting.

The AAE proudly recognizes JOE Publication Award recipients and continues the tradition of honoring the achievements and contributions of these individuals to the specialty of endodontics.

Publication Award Criteria

  • Paper must have been published within the last calendar year.
  • Papers must adhere to the principles of the scientific method. Position papers, narrative reviews and editorials are not considered for this award.
  • Papers may be nominated by any member of the AAE who is not an author of the paper and who was not affiliated with the institution of the corresponding author at the time of submission of the paper.
  • Nominations must include a letter of nomination indicating for which of the above-mentioned categories the paper is being nominated, and expressing how the nominated paper meets the criteria. Please include the article title and publication date with your nomination.

2019 Award Recipients

The Editorial Board of the Journal of Endodontics is pleased to announce the winners of the 2019 JOE Awards, recognizing the best articles published in JOE during the 2018 calendar year. Thank you to everyone who submitted nominations, and to all of the authors who published their work in the JOE this year. Your contributions keep our specialty strong!

The winning papers represent significant advances in endodontics, and were selected for their scientific merit and broad impact on dental research; originality of research objectives and ideas presented; creativity of study design and uniqueness of approaches and concepts; validity of statistical and/or epidemiological methods; and clarity of presentation.

The AAE proudly recognizes JOE Publication Award recipients and continues the tradition of honoring the achievements and contributions of these individuals to the specialty of endodontics.

2019 Award Recipients

Basic Science: Biology
Widmer, C., J. Skutas, C. Easson, J. V. Lopez, C. Torneck, M. Flax and T. C. Sayin . Culture-independent Characterization of the Microbiome of Healthy Pulp. Journal of endodontics 2018;44(7):1132-1139 e1132.

Basic Science: Technology Alovisi, M., D. Pasqualini, E. Musso, E. Bobbio, C. Giuliano, D. Mancino, N. Scotti and E. Berutti. Influence of Contracted Endodontic Access on Root Canal Geometry: An In Vitro Study. Journal of endodontics 2018;44(4):614-620.

Case Reports: Clinical Techniques
Giacomino CM, Ray JJ, Wealleans JA. Targeted Endodontic Microsurgery: A Novel Approach to Anatomically Challenging Scenarios Using 3-dimensional-printed Guides and Trephine Burs-A Report of 3 Cases. Journal of endodontics 2018;44(4):671-677.

Clinical Research
Krell KV, Caplan DJ. 12-month Success of Cracked Teeth Treated with Orthograde Root Canal Treatment. Journal of endodontics 2018;44(4):543-548.

Regenerative Endodontics
Liang, Z., S. Kawano, W. Chen, M. S. Sadrkhani, C. Lee, E. Kim, A. Moshaverinia, R. H. Kim and M. K. Kang. Minced Pulp as Source of Pulpal Mesenchymal Stem Cells with Odontogenic Differentiation Capacity. Journal of endodontics 2018;44(1):80-86.

Honorable Mentions

In addition to the award-winning papers, the following papers have been accorded honorable mention status:

Basic Science: Biology

Basic Science: Technology

Case Reports: Clinical Techniques

Clinical Research

Regenerative Endodontics

Award Categories

  • Basic Research: Biology
  • Basic Research: Technology
  • Case Reports/Clinical Techniques
  • Clinical Research
  • Regenerative Endodontics
  • Systematic and Scoping Reviews

Categories may not have finalist papers if the nominated articles do not meet the judges’ criteria.

Judging Criteria

  • Scientific merit and broad impact on dental research.
  • Relevance to endodontics.
  • Originality of research objectives and/or ideas presented.
  • Creativity of study design or uniqueness of approaches and concepts.
  • Validity of statistical and/or epidemiological methods.
  • Clarity of presentation.