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National Orthodontic Health Month, held each year in October, provides many opportunities for orthodontic practices to share substantive information about orthodontic treatment and create fun activities in their practices and communities. Resources from the AAO are available for you and your team...
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Registration is open for fall 2018-19 webinars. Join the many AAO members who enjoy this efficient approach to learning about topics of interest from noted experts. Reserve the dates/times on your calendar and register now for the following webinars for doctors (click on the webinars that interest...
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AAO leaders and staff were saddened to learn of the sudden death on September 30 of Dr. William R. Proffit, an orthodontic educator and prolific researcher who taught generations of orthodontic residents.  Dr. Proffit was still actively involved in lecturing at the University of North Carolina at...
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*/ Pictured, left to right: Richard Bearden of Impact Management Group; Arkansas State Representative Deborah Ferguson, DDS; Sean Murphy, AAO attorney; and Ashley Frans, also of Impact Management Group.
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With Hurricane Florence having caused catastrophic flooding in the Carolinas and still causing new flooding in South Carolina, the AAO anticipates that members’ practices will be impacted.  Due to the lengthy impact of the storm and resulting electrical outages, the AAO has extended the deadline...
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AAO Members are now eligible to receive a discount on a yearly membership to the Dental Trauma Guide, which covers treatment guidelines for primary and permanent teeth. The website is developed in cooperation with University Hospital of Copenhagen and the International Association of Dental...
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Dr. Arif Alvi has been elected as the 13th president of the country of Pakistan. Dr. Alvi completed the orthodontic residency program at the University of the Pacific in 1984.  Dr. Eugene Roberts, professor emeritus of the Department of Orthodontics at the Indiana University – Purdue University...
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With the dangerous force of Hurricane Florence approaching the Eastern United States and Pacific storms strengthening, the AAO anticipates that members’ practices will be impacted.
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If you are attending the 2018 American Dental Association Annual Session (October 18-22 in Honolulu), you and your guest are invited to join AAO leaders at the 2018 AAO Dessert Reception. AAO members who live nearby, or who are in Honolulu for other reasons are also welcome to attend the reception...
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The AAO is offering Faculty Fellowship Awards for the first time since the 2009-10 academic year. The 2018 House of Delegates adopted a resolution to reinstate the Faculty Fellowship Awards Program by offering three, two-year funded Fellowships of $60,000 per year for 2019, 2020 and 2021.
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