Rejoin the AAP



As a member of the American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) in 2015, you were part of the premier organization devoted to the specialty of periodontology. Show your continued commitment to periodontics by renewing your membership in 2016. International membership is available for only $480 a year (half the cost of Active member dues!) and offers a wealth of exclusive benefits and resources including:

  • A complimentary subscription to the Journal of Periodontology, the leading peer-reviewed publication in periodontology. In 2015, over 75% of manuscripts accepted for publication were submitted from outside the United States.
  • Subscriptions to Clinical Advances in Periodontics, an online-only journal showcasing real-life clinical cases; and Periospectives, the quarterly AAP member magazine featuring the regular AAP International Update column.
  • Discounted registration to the 102nd Annual Meeting in collaboration with the Japanese Society of Periodontology and the Japanese Academy of Clinical Periodontology in San Diego, California, September 10-13, 2016. International members may attend the invitation-only International Attendee Reception and visit the International Lounge in the Exhibit Hall.
  • Access to AAP Connect, the members-only online community. Download hundreds of clinical and practice resources and virtually network with periodontal colleagues around the globe.

The AAP is proud to represent over 80 countries in its membership. Rejoin today to take your place among the AAP’s international periodontal community! Just send an email to to indicate your interest in rejoining. A representative from the AAP Member Services will follow up with you to renew your membership.

What do International members say about being an AAP member?

"Being a member helps me stay connected to all my friends around the world who sought the same specialty. Every monthly email, CAP and the Journal of Periodontology help to keep me up to date." - Berta Garcia Mur, DDS, MS, Barcelona, Spain

"I can learn and get the most recent clinical periodontal information at the AAP Annual Meeting. The AAP is the largest academic periodontal organization in the world and maintaining international membership is very prestigious." -Eiji Funakoshi, DDS, MSD, FICD, FACD, Fukuoka, Japan

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