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Please note, effective June 1, 2018, we will no longer be accepting applications for funding for damages sustained by Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico in September/October of 2017. The deadline to apply for funding expires on June 1, 2018. Should you have questions or concerns, please contact Julie...
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Information and applications for the 2018 Milo Hellman Research Award, 2018 Harry Sicher Research Award and the 2018 Thomas M. Graber Awards of Special Merit may be found at aaoinfo.org.Apply for 2018 Hellman, Sicher and Graber Awards
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"Back-to-school" means it's time for community and school outreach. AAO materials offer easy ways to educate and inform parents, school nurses and coaches about how to protect kids' teeth and what to expect during orthodontic treatment. Free and low-cost AAO educational items that are useful for...
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If a patient with a heart condition is about to undergo a procedure and you have questions about the use of prophylactic antibiotics to prevent infective endocarditis (IE), you may refer to guidelines provided by the American Dental Association and the American Heart Association.
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Enjoy two and a half days of lectures addressing topics of interest to orthodontists and pediatric dentists who are collaborating in patient care. Join your orthodontic colleagues and members of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry for the 2018 Winter Conference, February 9-11 in Scottsdale...
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The AAO’s recent move to a digital approach to marketing via the Consumer Awareness Program (CAP) is yielding strong growth in engagement with the association’s consumer website, which provides expanded information about the superior qualifications of orthodontists to straighten teeth and align...
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Dr. Nahid Maleki, AAO president, recently visited lawmakers in Washington, D.C. to discuss issues important to orthodontists, including reducing student debt, passage of the AAO’s RAISE Act, and tax reform.  Easing the Burden of Student Debt
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If you plan to keep your dental license valid post-retirement and would like to pursue occasional short-term work opportunities, register as a seeker interested in Locum Tenens at Practice Opportunities and Careers. You will have access to listings on the site including Locum Tenens opportunities....
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Visit Career Management Resources at aaoinfo.org to access a variety of articles and other resources from well-regarded sources that address aspects of the practice transition process. Topics addressed include: ♦ Business analysis ♦ Practice sale to a corporate buyer ♦ Practice sale pitfalls ♦...
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Preparing your practice for your transition to retirement is a long-term process. If you are seeking a qualified partner to take over when you leave, register for AAO Practice Opportunities and Careers to look for suitable candidates. Or, if you will soon be ready to sell, you may be interested to...
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