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Media Mix

November 2012 Volume XLVIII Number 6

For more information on how to submit your media coverage, please contact Public Relations Manager Erika Skorupskas at (312) 337-2169 or erika@aapd.org.
 
USAF Maj. Stephen R. Gasparovich (Miss.) was interviewed by Combat Camera while deployed to Peru during Operation New Horizons. He worked with a medical/dental team providing health care to more than 7,000 patients as part of an annual U.S. Southern Command-sponsored humanitarian assistance and training exercise in Latin American and Caribbean countries. The piece was released on July 18, 2012, at http://www.dvidshub.net/video/149442/new-horizons- maj-stephen-gasparovich#.UBrLlqDAHU1
 

The AAPD was referenced in an article with DrBicuspid.com about AAPDs caries risk assessment. The article was posted online on July 23, 2012. http://www.drbicuspid.com/index.aspx?Sec=sup&sub=rst&pag=di s&ItemID=311061&wf=47

Dr. Carlos A. Bertot (Fla.) was interviewed by a local CBS affiliate (WKMG-TV) regarding a recent study stating that children with fillings containing BPA had more behavioral issues than children with amalgam fillings within the same age grouping. The interview was posted online on July 27, 2012. http://www.clickorlando. com/news/Orlando-dentist-debunks-study-says-dental-fillings-safe-for-kids/-

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Dr. Martha Ann Keels (N.C.) was interviewed by KY3.com about how to encourage parents to be proactive regarding their kids’ teeth. The article was posted online on July 27, 2012. http://www.ky3. com/news/ky3-dentists-urge-parents-to-be-proactive-in-protecting-their-kidsteeth-20120727,0,5892870.story

Dentistry Today mentioned the AAPD regarding cone-beam computed tomography. The piece was posted online on July 30, 2012. http://dentistrytoday.com/industry-news/7979-selective-use-of-cone-beam- computed-tomography-offers-advanced-point-of-care-imaging

 

Dr. Burton L. Edelstein (N.Y.) was interviewed by The Plain Dealer about cavities on the rise in childrens teeth. The article was posted on July 30, 2012. http://www.cleveland.com/healthfit/index. ssf/2012/07/cavities_on_the_rise_again_in.html

AAPD President Dr. Joel H. Berg (Wash.) was mentioned in an article with the Bellevue Reporter regarding his new appointment as President of the AAPD. The article appeared online on July 30, 2012. http://www.bellevuereporter.com/business/164319996.html

Newsday* interviewed Dr. Burton L. Edelstein (N.Y.) regarding bottled water in an article that references the AAPD journal Pediatric Dentistry. The article was posted online on Aug. 1, 2012. http://newy- ork.newsday.com/news/health/bottled-water-might-harm-kids-teeth-1.3875233

*This story also appeared in Science 2.0 and was posted online on Aug. 7, 2012. http:// www.science20.com/fluoride_informer/blog/bottled_water_not_linked_more_tooth_de- cay_study_shows-92826

Dr. Marvin A. Lagstein (N.J.) was highlighted by DigitalJournal. com about being a Fellow of the AAPD. The piece was posted on Aug. 2, 2012, at http://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/821841.

Dr. S. Dale Hibbert (Utah) appeared in an article on nonprofit dental clinics with the Salt Lake Tribune. The article was posted online on Aug. 8, 2012. http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/54618712-78/dental-lake-salt-donated. html.csp

As parents gear up to send their kids back to school, Dr. Kent B. Boozer (Texas) was interviewed by KLTV-TV about sharing dental tips. The interview appeared online on Aug. 14, 2012. http://www.kltv. com/story/19270364/back-to-school-dental-hygiene-tips

KMOV-TV in St. Louis interviewed Dr. Craig S. Hollander (Mo.) to discuss the recent removal of fluoride in a local communitys water. The interview was on Aug. 14, 2012.

Dr. Shahram Ghafghazi (Wash.) was mentioned in a piece with Patch.com regarding the opening of their second pediatric dentistry office. The article appeared online on Aug. 15, 2012. http://renton.patch. com/articles/renton-children-s-dentistry-opening-in-the-landing

Dr. Kristina D. Coffield (N.C.) and Stephanie P. Lindsay (N.C.) were interviewed by the Business Journal of the Greater Triad Area regarding their new practice. The article was posted online on Aug. 17, 2012. http://www.bizjournals.com/triad/print-edition/2012/08/17/ hp-pediatric-dentistry-helps-bridge.html

Dr. Bobby L. Raber (Ariz.) was interviewed by AZ Central.com about its mobile dental clinic offering services for disadvantaged youths. The article was posted online on Aug. 17, 2012. http://www. azcentral.com/business/articles/20120810mobile-dental-clinics-scrutiny.html

AAPD President Dr. Joel H. Berg (Wash.) was featured in the August issue of the Washington State Dental Association News about his role as the new dean at the University of Washington School of Dentistry. http://issuu.com/wsda/docs/issue_8 august_2012_wsda_news?utm_ source=BenchmarkEmail&utm_campaign=Issue%208%20WSDA%20 News%20August%202012&utm_medium=email

Dr. Ronald D. Venezie (N.C.) was interviewed by Lexington Dispatch about the rise in pediatric cavities. The article was posted online on Aug. 27, 2012. http://www.the-dispatch.com/article/20120827/LIV- ING/308279994/-1/sports?Title=Pediatric-cavities-reach-an-all-time-high

WatertownDailyTimes.com interviewed Dr. Andrew A. Beuttenmuller (N.Y.) regarding his thoughts on his new pediatric dental office and why he wants to increase the number of patients. The article was posted online on Aug. 27, 2012. http://www.watertowndailytimes. com/article/20120827/NEWS03/708279943/-1/news

Dr. Vipul Singhal (Ill.) was featured in a piece with Examiner.com regarding his services to children in need of dental health care. The article was posted online on Aug. 30, 2012. http://www.examiner.com/ article/dental-clinic-servicing-poor-chicago-kids

Immediate Past President Dr. Rhea M. Haugseth (Ga.) was referenced in a piece with iVillage.com regarding baby teething. The article appeared online on Aug. 31, 2012. http://www.ivillage. com/baby-teething/6-b-483178

Dr. Stephen C. Mitchell (Ala.) was interviewed by CBS42.com regarding a report by the U.S. Surgeon General about mouthguards for young athletes. The article was posted online on Sept. 5, 2012. http://www.cbs42.com/content/health/story/UAB-study-mouthguards-key-for- young-athletes/2l33S3CkOECAFqj4skf7mA.cspx

Real Simple Magazine interviewed AAPD President Dr. Joel H. Berg (Wash.), about how to help your kids overcome the habit of thumbsucking. The article appeared in their special family issue for the fall 2012. http://www.realsimple.com/health/how-to-stop-biting- nails-00100000085115/page6.html

Dr. Jyoti P. Chowdhury (Iowa) outlined the importance of a dental visit by age one and was referenced in a piece by Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier. The article was posted online on Sept. 7, 2012. http:// wcfcourier.com/lifestyles/baby-bites-dentist-by-encourages-parents-to-start-babys/article_cadfb582-f8fa-11e1-92da-001a4bcf887a.html

Dr. David W. Zirlin (N.Y.) was featured in an article with Westchester.com regarding his new office in Larchmont, N.Y. The article was posted online on Sept. 9, 2012. http://www.westchester.com/news/west- chesternews/business/17107-new-pediatric-dentistry-office-opens-in-larchmont. html

Dr. Luis S. Englander (N.H.) was recently named Top Dentist of 2012 in the pediatric category of New Hampshire Magazines annual poll. The article was posted online on Sept. 10, 2012. http://bedford-nh. patch.com/articles/bedford-dentist-named-state-s-best-in-pediatrics

AD COUNCIL CAMPAIGN NEWSPAPER COVERAGE

The New York Times mentioned AAPDs partnership with the Ad Council. The article was published in print and online on Aug. 14, 2012. http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/14/business/media/ad-council- campaign-helps-children-brush-teeth-for-2-minutes.html?_r=2

AD COUNCIL CAMPAIGN ONLINE COVERAGE: AAPD

Metro Latino News covered the partnership with the Ad Council among the 30 organizations. The article appeared online on Aug. 15, 2012.* http://metrolatinousa.com/2012/08/15/caries-que-verguenza/

*This article also appeared with La Prensa San Diego on Aug. 15, 2012. http://laprensa- sandiego.org/stories/la-columna-vertebral/caries-que-verguenza/

AAPD President Dr. Joel H. Berg (Wash.) was featured in a piece with DentistryIQ.com about AAPDs partnership with the Ad

Council. The article was posted online on Aug. 16, 2012. http://www. dentistryiq.com/articles/2012/08/starting-a-nationwide-conversation-ondeclining-oral-health.html

In addition, the Washington Post blog placement on "The Checkup" launched the week of the campaign and was shared over 2,400 times on Twitter and 6,600 times on Facebook.

As of August 21, the English multimedia news release received over 86 million impressions and the Spanish version received over 135 million.

Since the site launched, 2min2x.org has received 11,663 visits, with an average time on the site of four minutes.

The AAPD was mentioned on the site of fitbottomedmamas.com about the partnership with the Ad Council. The posting appeared online on Sept. 1, 2012.

http://fitbottomedmamas.com/2012/09/mama-links-labor-day-survival-tips- reasons-to-have-a-baby-more/

 

AD COUNCIL CAMPAIGN TV COVERAGE: AAPD

Please follow the links below to view a sampling of the English & Spanish Satellite Media Tour clips from the media tour on August 14:

8-22-2012-Good Afternoon America (ABC)-Grover Throws Teeth-Brushing Party on ‘GAA. Dr. Mario E. Ramos (N.J.) appeared with Grover from Sesame Street on Good Afternoon America on ABC at 2 p.m. EDT. http:// abcnews.go.com/GMA/video/grover-throws-teeth-brushing-party-gaa-17059265

8-14-2012-WCBO Chicago (UNI) Clip http://www.homefront.tv/media/K0268/video/WCBO-CHICAGO-UNI- 081512-WEB.wmv

8-14-2012-WXMI Grand Rapids (FOX) Clip http://www.homefront.tv/media/K0268/video/WXMI-GRAND-RAPIDS-FOX- 081412-WEB.wmv

8-14-2012-KUVS Sacramento (UNI) Clip http://www.homefront.tv/media/K0268/video/KUVS-SACRAMENTO-UNI- 081412-WEB.wmv

8-14-2012-KBNT San Diego (UNI) Clip

http://www.homefront.tv/media/K0268/video/KBNT-SAN-DIEGO-UNI- 081412-WEB.wmv

8-14-2012-WGHP Greensboro (FOX) Clip http://www.homefront.tv/media/K0268/video/WGHP-GREENSBORO-FOX- 081412-WEB.wmv

8-14-2012-KCRA Sacramento (MNT) Clip http://www.homefront.tv/media/K0268/video/KCRA-SACRAMENTO-MNT- 081412-WEB.wmv

 

8-14-2012-WTOC Savannah (CBS) Clip http://www.homefront.tv/media/K0268/video/WTOC-SAVANNAH-CBS- 081512-WEB.wmv

8-14-2012-WGAL Harrisburg (NBC) Clip http://www.homefront.tv/media/K0268/video/WGAL-HARRISBURG-NBC- 081512-WEB.wmv

8-14-2012-WDAF Kansas City (FOX) Clip http://www.homefront.tv/media/K0268/video/WDAF-KANSAS-CITY-FOX- 081412-WEB.wmv

8-14-2012-WBAL Baltimore (NBC) Clip http://www.homefront.tv/media/K0268/video/WBAL-BALTIMORE-NBC- 081412-WEB.wmv.

8-14-2012-KLAS Las Vegas (CBS) Clip

http://www.homefront.tv/media/K0268/video/KLAS-LAS-VEGAS-CBS- 081512-WEB.wmv

8-14-2012-KSTP Minneapolis (ABC) Clip http://www.homefront.tv/media/K0268/video/KSTP-MINNEAPOLIS-ABC- 081512-WEB.wmv