Research has the capacity to impact on all areas of dentistry leading to improved delivery of care for patients, reduction of risk factors, and better management of the burden of oral disease, for the benefit of individuals, the health system and the economy.

ADRF's commitment to its supporters

Make a donation now

Use our online giving form and start making a difference today - every donation, no matter how big or small, counts and will be invested in supporting dental research. We'll send you a tax receipt for your donation.

The Australian Dental Research Foundation is a registered charity and is endorsed by the Australian Taxation Office as a deductible gift recipient. Donations of $2 or more may be tax deductible in Australia. Please contact your personal tax adviser to confirm if you are entitled to a tax deduction for this donation.

Leave a bequest – a lasting gift

Leaving a bequest to the ADRF helps us to plan with confidence towards our long-term goals.

To learn about your areas of interest, the options available, and the way in which the ADRF will manage your gift, we would welcome the opportunity to discuss your wishes. 

Investing in the future of dentistry and giving the gift of good health to future generations is an important decision.

We recommend you obtain legal advice before drafting or amending your will.

The importance of dental health to the well-being of Australians cannot be underestimated.

The ADRF is committed to supporting:

  • Dental research which translates to better patient care and overall community health, particularly where it is needed most, and
  • Dental innovation on the pathway from laboratory to the marketplace, generating business opportunities, creating jobs and positioning dental research as a significant economic driver.

The ADRF is a joint initiative of the Australian Dental Association (ADA) and the Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA), to support research in dentistry for the purpose of improving the oral health of the community.