Announcing the ADA Forsyth Institute: A World-Class Organization for Oral Health Research and Innovation

SOMERVILLE,  Mass., Oct. 26, 2023 — The American Dental Association (ADA) and the Forsyth Institute today announced the formation of the ADA Forsyth Institute, which brings together unparalleled talent, visionary research opportunities and dynamic innovation prospects, dedicated to advancing oral health through scientific innovation and research.

“The new ADA Forsyth Institute will continue to advance oral and overall health through ground-breaking research and innovation,” said Massachusetts Governor Maura Healey. “The Forsyth Institute has been, and will continue to be, an integral part of the Massachusetts bio-innovation and research community. This new venture will build on more than a century of excellent work right here in Massachusetts, including the discovery of how fluoride prevents cavities.”

For the full announcement, visit the ADA website.

By Kristin McJunkins
Kristin McJunkins Director of Advanced Degree Applications & STEM Career Advising