Category: News

The 2021 Eklund Foundation Scholarship recipient lectured at TePe

March 10, 2022 - News

Professor Birgitta Häggman Henrikson was granted the 2021 Eklund Foundation Scholarship for the promotion of odontological research at Malmö University for her project “CRUX – complications related to bruxism”.  On her recent visit to TePe Oral Hygiene Products, she shared some interesting thoughts on the best conditions for long-term success of dental implants. Congratulations on […]

Interview with Prof Vida Zohoori

January 7, 2022 - News

Vida Zohoori, Professor in Oral Public Health and Nutrition at the Teesside University in Middlesbrough, has conducted research on caries and fluoride in many parts of the world. Her current project investigates whether milks supplemented with fluoride or probiotics could improve the oral health of older adults. Professor Zohoori, could you please describe your study […]

Eklund Foundation Announces 2021 Grant Recipients

September 20, 2021 - News,Press release

The Eklund Foundation for Odontological Research and Education is pleased to announce the projects receiving this year’s funding. The Eklund Foundation now supports research projects in dentistry for the sixth year running. The two chosen projects, which are to be conducted in the UK and Italy, will together receive funding amounting to almost €240,000.  Joel […]

Eklund Foundation for Odontological Research and Education welcomes applications from 1 May

April 26, 2021 - News,Press release

Funds of in total €220,000 have been allocated to odontological research and education by the Board of Eklund Foundation in 2021, and during May, it is time to apply through the website The successful projects will be announced this autumn. Since 2016, the Eklund Foundation has distributed €140,000-200,000 annually to studies in periodontology, implantology and cariology worldwide. Teams […]

Interview with Prof Monique van der Veen, recipient of Eklund Foundation grants 2020

March 24, 2021 - News

The project Healthy food and Healthy teeth in children from low socio-economic positions led by Professor Monique van der Veen at ACTA Preventive Dentistry, received €40,000 from Eklund Foundation in 2020. Congratulations on receiving the grants! How did you learn about Eklund Foundation? Through my work at the oral hygiene school of Inholland Amsterdam and the Academic Centre […]

Marie Nordström presents her research project

December 4, 2020 - News

DDS and PhD Stud. Marie Nordström presents her research project “Salutogenesis against the odds – resilience factors among adolescents” which is conducted at Malmö Dental School. The project received EUR 160,000 from Eklund Foundation in 2020.

Interview with Marie Nordström

December 4, 2020 - News

“We’re still not able to reduce health inequalities, and normally, we ask what creates disease, but if we instead ask what creates health, perhaps we can shift the focus and achieve sustainable results, and also achieve results in general health”, says DDS Marie Nordström. In 2020, she received funding from Eklund Foundation for her project […]

Eklund Foundation Announces 2020 Grant Recipients

September 21, 2020 - News,Press release

The Eklund Foundation for Odontological Research and Education is pleased to announce the projects receiving this year’s grants of approximately EUR 200,000.   The Eklund Foundation now supports odontological research projects for the fifth year running. This year, two projects related to cariology were chosen to receive grants.   Joel Eklund, Chairman of the Board, Eklund Foundation, said, “We choose to acknowledge and support these important projects related to cariology, as they put young people’s oral health in a social context […]