May 2019 Volume LIV Number 3


AAPD 2018 Registration and Housing

November 2017 Volume LII Number 6

Housing is Open! Registration Opens in December!
The meeting takes place at the Hawaii Convention Center and the headquarter hotel is the Hilton Hawaiian Village. Registration and Housing will open soon. Complete meeting and hotel details will be posted on the Annual Session website and published in the January issue of PDT. A prominent email will be sent to all members announcing when registration opens as well as all hotels in the AAPD official room block.

Full Steam Ahead or Off the Tracks?

Which Way is Your Engine Headed in Your Life and Your Dental Practice?
Preconference CE Course Thursday, May 24
Speakers: Dr. Ann Bynum, Dr. Rob Delarosa, Dr. Bobby Elliott

Are you struggling with work/life balance? Is work just work? Do you feel your train is going too fast or headed in the wrong direction? Then join us in the paradise of Hawaii to experience transformation while learning how to love what you do, have fun at work and home, and most importantly, enjoy the ride!

Opening Session and Keynote Address: Kevin Wanzer Celebrating Ohana and the Spirit of Aloha
Friday, May 25

As a humorist, motivational comedian and keynote speaker, Kevin Wanzer has been earning rave reviews for over thirty years. Inspiring and entertaining audiences in refreshing ways is all he has ever known. He has been noted nationally as one of the most effective and entertaining speakers for inspiring and empowering audiences, celebrating Ohana and the Spirit of Aloha. Through stories and humor, he helps people reconnect with hidden passions, embrace diversity, and celebrate community through laughter.

Early in his career, Wanzer served on the staff of and appeared on Late Night with David Letterman. As a result of Wanzer’s early work with First Lady Nancy Reagan, President Ronald Reagan appointed him to serve as a delegate to the White House Conference for a Drug Free America, on behalf of which he spoke at the United Nations. To this day, he is still one of the youngest presidential appointees in American history.

AAPD Abstract Submission Deadlines Jan. 16, 2018
NuSmile Graduate Student Research Awards (GSRA)
My Kid’s Dentist Research Poster Competition
2019 Sunstar Research Fellowship

The Sunstar/AAPD Postgraduate Research Fellowship Program was established for the purpose of promoting and supporting in- novative research by residents in pediatric dentistry. The Sunstar Research Fellowships are possible through the generous support of Sunstar Americas, Inc. New this year, two pediatric dental residents are selected to receive a yearlong research fellowship. The AAPD Council on Scientific Affairs selects the recipients on a competitive basis from eligible submissions. Each award provides up to $10,000 of funding. Recipients are required to present their research results at the AAPD 2019, May 23 – 26, in Chicago, Ill.

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