Guideline for Proposal

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Research Fields

Your proposal may involve research of the following areas:

  • Microbiology
  • Epidemiology and Clinical Studies
  • De- and Remineralisation Studies
  • Diagnostics Studies
  • Erosion

General Instruction

  • Your proposal should not be more than 1 page A4; type using Times New Roman; font size 12 and 1.5 spacing.

  • It should be typed, in good English, well-structured with suitable headings  which are clear and legible

  • Proposal to be submitted online at http://orcamalaysia2017.com/submit-proposal/ by the 30 March 2017


What should a research proposal contain?

  1. Title

  2. Aim(s): state the aim(s) of your proposal

  3. Methodology: describe your study design and methods

  4. Randomized clinical trials should be reported according to the standardized protocol of the CONSORT Statement. The CONSORT checklist must be submitted together with all papers reporting clinical trials.

  5. Reports on observational studies in epidemiology should be structured according to the standardized protocol of the STROBE Statement (http://www.strobe-statement. org/index.php?id=strobe-home). The STROBE checklist must be submitted together with all papers reporting observational studies in epidemiology.

  6. The reporting of diagnostic accuracy studies should be carried out according to the criteria described in the STARD Statement (http://www.stard-statement.org/). The STARD checklist must be submitted together with papers reporting investigations which include clinical and/or laboratory measurements.

Submit a Proposal

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