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Media Mix

March 2013 Volume XLVIX Number 2

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Parenting Magazine interviewed Immediate  Past  President  Dr.  Rhea  M.  Haugseth (Ga.) about suggesting to parents ways to brush their kids’ teeth and avoid cavities. The article was included in their October 2012 issue.

Dr. Lee M. Weinstein (Ariz.) is known to be the favorite dentist for kids in and around Scottsdale. The Financial reported this news on Oct. 6, 2012. http://www.finchannel. com/news_flash/Health%26Beauty/117275_ Scottsdale_Pediatric_Dentist_Dr._Lee_Weinstein_ is_now_the_Coolest_Kids_Dentist_in_the_City/


Dr. Paul E. Kittle (Kan.) participated in a Q&A regarding oral health with Leavenworth Times. The article was posted online on Oct. 11, 2012. ticle/20121011/NEWS/121019703/-1/sports

Dr. Jessica Y. Lee (N.C.) was named the William W. Demeritt Distinguished Professor. Her appointment was posted online on Oct. 15, 2012. news/2012/2012-10-15_lee.cfm

Dr. Miranda A. Albert (Ill.) helped to raise money for the Hephzibah Childrens Association in Oak Park, Ill. Her event took place on Oct. 15, 2012. press-release/451225

Dr. Richard A. Simpson (Ala.) was awarded a fellowship in the American College of Dentists. His award was mentioned in the Tuscaloosa News on Oct. 26, 2012. http:// NEWS/121029819

HSHC President  Dr. David K. Curtis (Miss.) was interviewed by about pediatric dentists helping HSHC access to care initiatives. The article was posted online on Oct. 29, 2012.* http://www.dentistryiq. com/articles/2012/10/sdi-pediatric-dentistshelping-hshc-access-to-care-initiatives.html

*This story also appeared on Dental Town & DrBicuspid. com at tryNews.aspx?action=DETAILS&rid=7826 ub=rst&pag=dis&ItemID=311877&wf=47

Dr. Kellie S. Axelrad (La.) was featured in for Gambits "40 Under 40" 2012 for her accomplishments. The news was released on Oct. 30, 2012. 40-under-40-2012/Content?oid=2093013&show FullText=true

The School Nurse News interviewed AAPD President  Dr.  Joel  H.  Berg  (Wash.)  about the important issues surrounding student dental trauma. The interview appeared in the November 2012 issue.

Drs. Scott Rowley (Wash.), Benjamin D. Ruder (Wash.), and Gregory L. Psaltis (Wash.) were interviewed by Thurston Talk regarding first dental exams. The article was published on Nov. 5, 2012. http://www.

Dr.  David  E.  Shapter  (Penn.)  was interviewed by about his Medicaid patients and their lack of  dental care. The article was published on Nov. 5, 2012. NEWS02/311049888/Medicaid-switch-stillcauses-glitches

Dr. Lindsey A. Robinson (Calif.) was installed as the president of the California Dental Association. news/localnews/3092866-113/robinson-dentalassociation-california

AAPD President Dr. Joel H. Berg (Wash.) shared advice with parents and caregivers on how to brush their kids’ teeth more often and start an oral hygiene routine. The article was posted online by the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner on Nov. 7, 2012. http://issuu. com/newsminer/docs/healthfall2012

Dr. Timothy R. Wilson (Ariz.) appeared in a news segment for KPNX-TV-12 News Today about how to help your kids be cavity free. The interview was broadcasted on Nov. 8, 2012.

Dr. Kavita R. Mathu-Muju (Canada) was interviewed by about a recent American Public Health Association study. id=E63980A1065071B1C4332


Dr. Susan Gehem Francis (Texas) was interviewed for a segment with KCENTV regarding the overuse of toothpaste and mouthwash. The interview was conducted on Nov. 13, 2012. Detail/NewsItem.cp/5917581170

Dr. Erik R. Rooklidge (Utah) was awarded gold recognition as a Top 5 Utah Pediatric Dentist. press-releases/dr-erik-rooklidge-dds-dentistry-forchildren-awarded-gold-recognition-as-a-top-5-utahpediatric-dentist-84047-sandyutdentistrycom-emergency-dentist-179917.htm

Dr.  Constance  M.  Killian  (Pa.)  was profiled by Lafayette College Campus News about her services and expertise as a pediatric dentist. news/2012/11/15/constance-killian-neves77-specializes-in-childrens-dentistry/

Dr. Nestor  H. D’Alessandria  (Fla.) teamed with a group of dental specialists to provide pediatric specialty services that benefit both children and their parents. http:// ART/2012/11/15/50a3ed29ebbfc

Dr.  Gerald  Rosen  (N.Y.)  was  inducted as a Fellow of  the International College of Dentists in San Francisco. The Rochester Democrat and Chronicle reported his achievement on Nov. 17, 2012.

Dr. Cecily  L. Jackson  (Texas)  was interviewed by about her full slate of dental services for children, with a special emphasis on prevention and education.

Hinsdale Magazine interviewed Drs. Indru C. Punwani (Ill.), Kristin McCullough Elliot (Ill.), Miranda A. Albert (Ill.), and Mark D. Cabana (Ill.) about a childs first dental visit. The article appeared online on Nov. 27, 2012. http:// blogs/6461111:BlogPost:15826

AAPD President Dr. Joel H. Berg (Wash.), Dr. Paul S. Casamassimo (Ohio) and Mary J. Hayes (Ill.) were featured in Angies List Magazine about how to find a good pediatric dentist to help prevent cavities in young children.

Dr. James F. Mason (Ohio) is one of the few serving pediatric patients in the U.SAir Force. Dayton Daily News posted the article online on Dec. 5, 2012.

AAPD  CEO  Dr.  John  S.  Rutkauskas (Ill.) was selected as the 2012 recipient of the Outstanding Public Advocacy Award on behalf  of  the Friends of  the National Institute of Dental & Craniofacial Research. published this story on Dec. 8, 2012. This story also appeared online at Dentaltowns and website.

AAPD President-Elect Dr. Warren A. Brill (Md.) was quoted in an online article by both Lisa Myers and Talesha Reynolds for a piece for the Today Show. The article was posted online on Dec. 11, 2012. http://todayhealth.

AAPD President-Elect Dr. Warren A. Brill (Md.) also appeared in an online video report for the Today Show and discussed dental chains and how to make sure children receive the best care. The video was posted online on Dec. 11, 2012. today/50165611#50164606

Dr. Paul A. Weiss (N.Y.) was mentioned in numerous media outlets about his dog making a trip to his office.

*This story appeared in MSN Now, Huffington Post, Buffalo News, and ABC Chicago, WGRZ-TV (NBC), WNLO-TV (CW), and Health Watch Segment for WFLD-TV   (FOX).

Dr. Loren D. Alves (Texas) was featured in All Things Educational Magazine about the importance of  regular dental checkups.

Drs. Jed M. Best (N.Y.) and Amr M. Moursi (N.Y.) were mentioned in a report by about pediatric dentistry and how it is the fastest growing dental specialty. The report appeared online on Dec. 19,  2012. dentistry-kids-proves-hot-career-field#.UNIM7jPXU00.mailto

AAPD President Dr. Joel H. Berg (Wash.) was featured in about his background and the most significant issues today in pediatric dentistry. The article appeared online on Dec. 28, 2012. http:// know-dr-joel-berg

Drs. Dennis McTigue (Ohio) and Paul S. Casamassimo (Ohio) were mentioned in an article in The Columbus Dispatch about a recent study showing a link between obesity and cavities among children living in poverty. The article appeared online on Dec. 30, 2012. stories/local/2012/12/30/to-your-health/dentalissues-have-big-effects-in-poor-kids.html

Drs.  Paul  S.  Casamassimo  (Ohio) and John E. Nathan (Ill.) were interviewed by Parents Magazine about the causes of cavities. The article was included in the February 2013 issue.