July 2018 Volume LIII Number 4

 
 
 
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Media Mix

July 2018 Volume LIII Number 4

Media Mix
 
    For more information on how to submit your media coverage, please contact Public Relations Director Erika Hoeft at
(312) 337-2169 or erika@aapd.org.
 
AAPD President Interviewed by PopSugar
     Dr. James Nickman worked with Laurel Niedospial for a story titled, "Everything You Need to Know About Baby Teething — In- cluding How to Soothe the Pain."
 
   According to the article: "Knowing what to expect and when to expect it is an important step in helping children cope with the painful process of growing teeth. Dr. Jim Nickman, president of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), understands how frustrating this developmental stage can be for parents. He helped us break down an easy guide to every teething milestone and offered guidance on how to best relieve teething pain and care for your children’s teeth."
 
https://www.popsugar.com/moms/Baby-Teething-Guide-44628823
 
AAPD President in DentalTown Magazine
 
     Dr. James Nickman was tapped to contribute an article on behavior management for their May issue. The article examines how the times and attitudes have changed with pediatric patients and also provides tips on how to adjust to these changing times.

http://www.dentaltown.com/magazine/articles/7003/behavior-management
 
AAPD’s Social Media Toolkit for Members
     The AAPD Social Media Toolkit provides information about the most important social media channels
for your practice and guidance on managing your social media communities. Additionally, AAPD shares best practices to help navi- gate issues that commonly arise on any organizations’ social media channels and outlines the advan- tages of using paid advertising on social media – which can be much more effective in reaching your target audience than traditional advertising. To view the toolkit, visit http://www.aapd.org/assets/1/7/ SocialMedia101.web.pdf.
 
New Mouth Monster Hub Content
MOUTH MONSTER THEMED CROSSWORD PUZZLE & WORD SEARCH
     Having fun activities for kids to do while they wait for the dentist can help make the entire experience easier for all! This printable crossword puzzle and word search are perfect for kids to learn more about oral health care and to also have fun while doing it! If kids get stumped on any of the questions, not to worry, the answers are at the bottom of the page for parents, guardians or dental professionals to help them navigate through the puzzles!
     
     The puzzles are available for download in full color and black and white.
 
Recent Press Releases
AAPD HONORS AWARD WINNERS
     CHICAGO – May 25, 2018 — The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), the leading authority on children’s oral health, announced this year’s winners of its prestigious awards during several events at the AAPD 2018 meeting in Honolulu, Hawaii.
 
     For full descriptions of each award and the recipients, visit http:// www.aapd.org/assets/1/7/Award_20Press_20Release_202018.Final.pdf.

AAPD NAMES NEW BOARD OFFICERS AND TRUSTEES AT AAPD 2018 IN HONOLULU
     CHICAGO (May 29, 2018) — The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), the leading authority on children’s oral health, inducted the new president and other officers and trustees for the new AAPD Board of Trustees in Honolulu, Hawaii, on May 27, 2018.
 
     For full descriptions of each Board Officer and Trustee, visit http://www.aapd.org/assets/1/7/2018_BOT_Release-Final2.PDF.
 

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