18th International Symposium on Dental Morphology

3rd Congress of International Association of Paleodontology

We held the 18th ISDM together with the 3rd meeting of the International Association for Paleodontology (IAPO) as a face-to-face event at the Senckenberg Research Institute and Natural History Museum in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, August 15-19, 2022.

After more than 50 years, starting with its first conference in 1965 in Fredensborg Denmark, the International Symposium on Dental Morphology (ISDM) is and shall remain an independent, interdisciplinary and integrative conference bringing together about 250 world specialists in the research fields of Anthropology and Palaeoanthropology, Palaeontology, Anatomy, Archaeology, Zoology, Biomechanics, Forensics, Dentistry, Molecular Biology to discuss intensively the latest findings and versatile current research perspectives on dental evolution, jaw system adaptations, tooth development, tooth growth, life history, functional morphology, evolutionary dentistry and dental forensics in a broad and integrative unique knowledge and discussion forum during three to four days. 

If you have any questions, please contact ISDM2022@senckenberg.de


Ethical Conduct

By registering to present and/or attend the 18th International Symposium on Dental Morphology you agree following the statement: “I accept as a participant of the 18th International Symposium on Dental Morphology to the equality to all participants of the 18th ISDM 2022 regardless of age, ethnicity, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disabilities, religion, or marital status, and I do not tolerate harassment or bullying in any form.”

An Ombudsperson will be selected and is available during the ISDM 2022 conference, who can be consulted and who will help to seek out appropriate authorities with which to file claims of any form of harassment and assault.

Hotel Information

Accommodation in the vicinity of the Senckenberg Institute in various categories is available on usual Internet platforms, find here a list of Hotels nearby: -An early hotel booking is recommended-

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