July 2020 Volume LV Number 4

 
 
 
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AAPD Membership is Almost 10,900 Members!

July 2020 Volume LV Number 4

The AAPD member retention rate is an impressive 91 percent. The retention rate for Active and Life members is even higher at an amazing 94 percent. These outstanding numbers are the backbone of the Academy. Having such solid numbers and loyal members allow us to continue to provide outstanding programs, services and initiatives. Thank you!
 
To see the full portfolio of AAPD Membership Benefits please visit the AAPD website.3
 
To view a full breakdown of members by category and demographics, please view the pdf below.
 
Fellows Program (FAAPD)
The AAPD Fellows program focuses on leadership, organized dentistry and community involvement.
 
The term fellow in a professional association refers to a person who has distinguished themselves above the
standard norm, either by publications or contributions to the profession. The Fellow program offers our members an opportunity to further distinguish themselves in the profession. There are 1,502 AAPD members that have this designation as FAAPD. 862 AAPD members have Fellow Status, and 640 members qualified for Fellow Life Status. For
more information on becoming an AAPD Fellow please visit the AAPD website.4
 
State and District Dues Collection
AAPD collection of state and district dues continues to be a very popular service offered our chapters at no charge. The in the PDF below lists the membership/market share for each chapter, which is the percentage of AAPD member pediatric dentists who also joined the state or district chapter. For the 2020 – 21 fiscal year we have added dues collection services for the North Central Society of Pediatric Dentistry and the Idaho Society of Pediatric Dentistry.

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