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Online Itinerary Planner

Visit the 2014 AAPD Annual Session Online Itinerary to plan your trip to Boston! View the complete scientific program with course descriptions, speaker bios and more; search by session type, day or keywords. Create an account to save your preferred sessions and exhibitors. Check out the current exhibitors online with the Exhibitors pages and plan out who to visit to purchase your dental supplies and update your office! Search by category or company. Check back often for updates and bookmark the page to make it easy.
 

Program-at-a-Glance

Wednesday, May 21

8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Healthy Smiles, Healthy Children Dental Home Day

Joint Academic Day for Predoctoral and Postdoctoral Program Directors (Invitation only)

Thursday, May 22

8 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Registration

9 a.m. – 5:45 p.m.
Preconference Course: Pediatric Medicine Update

Friday, May 23

6:30 – 7:30 a.m.
5k Fun Run

7 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Registration

7:30 – 9 a.m.
Keynote Address: Henry Winkler

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Commercial Exhibits
My Kids Dentist Poster Research Competition
PALS Recertification Course

9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Council and Committee Meetings
100. 2D and 3D Imaging and Covering the Use of CBCT in Pediatric Dentistry
110. Sedation: Medical Conditions Commonly Seen by the Pediatric Dentist and Sedation Implications
120. Esthetic Full Coverage Restorations for Primary Teeth
130. Building and Bettering Your Castle of Chaos

NOON – 1:30 p.m.
Lunch in Exhibit Hall

1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
190. New Dentist Program: Periodontics Update

1:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Council and Committee Meetings
150. Autism: Behaviors, Issues and Management
160. Medical and Sedation Emergencies: An Algorithm for the Pediatric Dentist
170. Esthetic Restorative Options for Anterior and Posterior Permanent Teeth in the Adolescent Patient
180. What’s New With the ACA’s Impact on Pediatric Dental Coverage and An Update on 2014 Dental Codes

3:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Career Fair

5 – 6:30 p.m.
Leadership Institute Reception (Invitation only)

5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
New Dentist Happy Hour (Ticketed event)

7 – 10 p.m.
Welcome Reception: Grand Slam at Fenway
Fenway Park

Saturday, May 24

7 – 8 a.m.
Breakfast Rounds I

8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Registration

9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
PALS Recertification Course

8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Council and Committee Meetings
200. Beyond the Dental Chair: Establishing Dental Homes for the Underserved
210. Mini Clinics I
220. Early Treatment of Malocclusion - Argument Defense vs. Critics: Philosophy, Research and Treatment
230. "I've Heard That Before!" Great Answers to Everyday Questions And Concerns Asked By Parents

8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Evidence-Based Training Workshop

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Commercial Exhibits
My Kids Dentist Poster Research Competition

10 – 11 a.m.
Reference Committee Hearings

11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Lunch in Exhibit Hall

1 – 2 p.m.
District Caucuses

1 – 4 p.m.
250. Mini Clinics II
260. NuSmile GSRA Presentations and 3M ESPE Preventive Pediatric Dentistry Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Presentations
270. Dental Enamel Erosion/GERD
280. Growing Trends in Large Group Practices

1 – 4 p.m.
Council and Committee Meetings

5 – 9 p.m.
Alumni Receptions

5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
International Reception

7 – 10 p.m.
Healthy Smiles, Healthy Children Donor Appreciation Gala
JRK Library and Museum (Invitation only)

Sunday, May 25

7 – 8 a.m.
Breakfast Rounds II

8 a.m. – NOON
Registration

9 a.m. - NOON
Commercial Exhibits
My Kids Dentist Posters

8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
300. String of Pearls
310. AAP Section of Oral Health: Changing Empathy Into Action
320. Ins & Outs of Appliances: Roles of the Office Staff from Impressions to Insertions

9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Awards Recognition and General Assembly

6:30 – 10:30 p.m.
Presidents’ Farewell Dinner: Museum of Fine Arts (ticketed event)