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Jul 30, 2013 02:48 PM
On July 26, Laird Harrison with Medscape Medical News did a feature story telling pediatricians and pediatric nurses how best to meet their patients' oral health needs.
There was positive news from the July 11, 2013 mark-up of FY 2014 appropriations legislation by the Senate Labor-HHS-Education Committee. This was approved along party lines by a 16-14 vote and the full report, Senate Report 113-071, is available online at:​
Jul 22, 2013 03:15 PM
Kristen Finello with recently authored an article on the importance of getting regular dental care for your child from a pediatric dentist. She not only defined the amount of training for this expertise, but also provided information on where to find a pediatric dentist, referencing not only our online tool, but the AAPD as well.
Jun 27, 2013 08:40 PM
Immediate Past President Dr. Joel H. Berg and AAPD member Dr. Steven Chussid were featured in a Parents Magazine article about healthy habits and soothing strategies while your child is teething. If you’re a first time parent, the first signs of teething typically appear around 4 months—that’s when your infant’s saliva production kicks in and they start to put anything in the mouth
Jun 13, 2013 02:57 PM
The DALE Foundation has just launched a new online course that focuses specifically on working with pediatric dental patients: Behavioral Guidance and Management for the Pediatric Dental Patient. This dynamic course was developed by experts in the field including AAPD members Drs. Man Wai Ng and Sarat Thikkurissy and provides essential strategies, communication guidelines and protocols for working with children and special needs patients.
Jun 12, 2013 07:18 PM
The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), the leading authority on children’s oral health, announced this year’s winners of several prestigious awards at its 66th Annual Session in Orlando. Included in the list of winners are Drs. John R. Liu, Anna B. Fuks, Sara L. Filstrup, Sheldon M. Bernick, Scott W. Cashion, Jerome B. Miller, Indru C. Punwani, Brega Howley, N. Sue Seale, Alton G. McWhorter, Carolyn Kerins, Kent B. Boozer and Donna Lindsey.
Jun 05, 2013 04:53 PM
Purchase the 66th Annual Session Slides and Audio: The 2013 proceedings are accessed with a Key CD which you insert into your computer to connect to the proceedings online. Then you can view or download any sessions that you have access to.
Jun 05, 2013 04:18 PM
AAPD Immediate Past-President Dr. Joel H. Berg contributed a Second Opinion piece titled, “The Stainless-Steel Crown for Primary Molars Oversuse,” in Dentaltown’s May issue. According to the article, Berg states, “The stainless-steel crown is an important restorative tool in caring for the oral health of children. Although our focus in providing the best oral health care for children is clearly on prevention, unfortunately there are many children who do not seek or obtain oral health preventiv​
Jun 05, 2013 04:03 PM
AAPD President Dr. Warren Brill along with national spokespeople Drs. Beverly Largent, Art Nowak and Kevin Donly, were all featured in a story on baby’s teeth and how the appearance of that first baby tooth should prompt parents to schedule a dentist appointment. The eruption of that first tooth, between the ages of 3 and 9 months, should be a signal to parents to schedule a child's first dental appointment — and one should be scheduled no later than age 1, according to the American Aca​
May 30, 2013 04:00 PM
The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), the leading authority on children’s oral health, provided commentary today on the report, Effectiveness of Preventive Dental Visits in Reducing Nonpreventive Dental Visits and Expenditures, by Sen et al, in issue 6, Volume 131, of Pediatrics.
May 28, 2013 08:30 PM
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 during its 66th Annual Session at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel and Convention Center in Orlando, Fla., on May 26, 2013.
May 13, 2013 04:14 PM
The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), the leading authority on children’s oral health, will host its 66th Annual Session in Orlando at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel and Convention Center from May 23rd- 26th. More than 5,600 participants are registered for this year’s event.​
May 01, 2013 08:16 PM
The first year of age for your toddler is important and if you’re a first-time parent, you can learn all about the importance of your toddler’s dental health. AAPD President-Elect Dr. Warren Brill was interviewed by regarding what to expect on your toddler’s dental visit.
May 01, 2013 04:35 PM
Kids’ Healthy Mouths celebrity campaign spokesperson Laila Ali participated in a mini-media blitz last week.
Apr 22, 2013 02:00 PM
Leading Oral Health Care Foundation Gifts Organizations With More than $269,000
Apr 09, 2013 07:21 PM
April is National Facial Protection Month and the Academy for Sports Dentistry, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO), and the ADA are reminding parents, coaches, and athletes to play it safe as they prepare for recreational and organized sports.
Apr 09, 2013 07:18 PM
April 2, 2013 -- Nearly 60% of caregivers say they are more likely to give children bottled water than tap water, potentially depriving kids of fluoride that is critical to good oral health, according to the 2013 Delta Dental Children's Oral Health Survey.
Apr 03, 2013 04:21 PM
Laila Ali , athlete, health advocate and mom, has been announced as the new campaign spokesperson for the Kids' Healthy Mouths public service advertising (PSA) campaign. The campaign, developed by the Ad Council and a coalition of more than 35 leading dental organizations (The Partnership for Healthy Mouths, Healthy Lives), sheds light on the importance of children brushing their teeth – a basic task yet constant struggle for many parents.
Apr 01, 2013 02:00 PM
Experts offer critical advice on protecting children and young adults from dental and facial injuries​
Pediatric Sedation Emergencies: Can They Be Avoided? June 7, 2013 at 1 PM EDT (90 minutes) Missed the last Contemporary Sedation course and need continuing education credits to satisfy your state requirements? Join Dr. Stephen Wilson as he discusses emergencies and possible etiologies that may occur during sedation of children for a dental procedure.
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