March 2017 Volume LII Number 2

 
 
 
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General Information

January 2017 Volume LII Number 1

Conference Harvester Audio Recording

Make the most of your educational experience at the AAPD 2017 and be sure to purchase the "Key" to access the conference audio proceedings. The Premium level gives you online and app access to the slides synchronized to audio from the Scientific Sessions, Mini- Clinics, and String of Pearls. With so many quality sessions to choose from, having the other sessions at your fingertips is priceless. This multimedia product (viewable on any computer and smart device) is an excellent training tool and informational resource. In addition, the content will be available to watch or download for five years after the event. Purchase eventScribe Audio Proceedings as part of your registration for just $189 when you register for the conference. Post- conference cost is $229.

To order, see page 37 of the registration form.

ADA

AAPD conferences are ADA compliant. We strive to take the appropriate steps required to ensure that no individual with a disability is excluded, denied services, segregated or otherwise treated differently. Individuals requiring special assistance must make the appropriate notation on the registration form and/or contact the AAPD Meeting Services Department. All requests for special accommodations under ADA must be made allowing enough time for evaluation and appro- priate action by AAPD.

Attire

The Scientific Program is business casual. We recommend you have a sweater or light jacket available in case you find the meeting rooms too cold. The Welcome Reception is casual; come dressed in your favorite NFL team gear! The Presidents’ Farewell Dinner is cocktail attire.

Conference App

Attention all smart phone users and tablet owners! The AAPD continues to provide a com- prehensive conference app for AAPD 2017 to keep you engaged before, during and after the meeting. The event app includes a complete list of sessions, speakers, exhibitors, local attractions, facility maps and much more!

Sponsored by NuSmile

The conference app, Online Itinerary Planner, interactive floor plan and the ePoster Gallery are linked. Create an account, login and mark your favorite exhibitors or sessions…when you login to the app, it will all be there! Once AAPD receives the speaker handouts, they will all be included in the app and the Online Itinerary Planner providing you a comprehensive educational tool both online and in your hands.

Again in 2017, we are providing a dedicated Poster App which includes full color posters as well as the abstract allowing you to sort by topic, track, day and presenter. Check out this opportunity to see this important research! ePoster Gallery and Posters AllSponsored by Pacific Dental Services, Inc.

Continuing Education Credit

The AAPD is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. Credit is awarded on an hour-for-hour basis. Attendees should claim only those hours of credit that they actually spent in the educational activity. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to as- sist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.

Photography/Video Waiver


AAPD plans to take photographs and/or video at AAPD 2017 and reproduce them in AAPD educational, news or promotional mate- rial, whether in print, electronic or other media, including the AAPD website. By participating AAPD 2017, you grant AAPD the right to use your name, image and biography for such purposes. All postings become the property of AAPD. Postings may be displayed, distributed or used by AAPD for any purpose.

Scientific Proceedings


The Academy provides the Scientific Proceedings in advance of the Annual Session electronically. Everyone registered by Monday, May 1, 2017, will receive an email with a link to the handouts in ad- vance allowing you to print the handouts you want to bring with you or to download them to a tablet or computer. Handouts provided by the speakers are also included in the comprehensive conference app.

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