The AAP comprises more than 7,500 dental professionals in the U.S. and worldwide. The Academy offers the following advertising opportunities to reach its members:

Advertising in the Journal of Periodontology (JOP)

JOP is the leading peer-reviewed scholarly publication in periodontics. JOP is received monthly by 7,000 AAP member subscribers plus other paid subscribers, including general dentists, dental students, dental libraries, and research institutions in over 80 countries worldwide.

Advertising in Clinical Advances in Periodontics (CAP)

Originally launched as a quarterly digital journal in 2011, CAP has been available both online and in print since 2018. Content in CAP is clinically focused, with a mix of case reports and clinical decision-making articles presented in a highly visual format. The print version of CAP is received by 7,000 AAP member subscribers plus other paid subscribers.

Advertising in Periospectives

Periospectives is the Academy’s main vehicle for communicating information about the association, the specialty, and its members. Periospectives magazine is published four times per year and distributed to all Academy members. Often hailed as a top member benefit, Periospectives has been honored with seven publishing awards since its debut in 2010.


Sponsorship of E-Communications

The Academy sends a variety of e-communications to its members. Each opportunity below offers the dental marketer the exclusive ability to reach approximately 7,500 members:

  • AAP Journals e-Alert — 12 per year
  • Periospectives e-Table of Contents — 4 per year
  • Monthly e-newsletter — 12 per year

Exhibiting at Meetings

Each year the Exhibit Hall at the Academy’s Annual Meeting brings thousands of prospective customers in direct contact with companies that manufacture and/or market periodontal products, equipment, or services.

AAP Website Retargeting Advertising

The Academy offers website retargeting advertising to expand your company’s reach to the periodontal community. With retargeting advertising, your company can continue to reach AAP website visitors even after they leave the website. This type of digital advertising keeps your company top of mind as website visitors browse the web and their favorite social media platforms.

Mailing List Rental

The Academy rents its membership list for a one-time use only to commercial and not-for-profit organizations. Updated daily, this list is a highly effective way to reach periodontists around the world. The Academy does not release email addresses, telephone numbers, or fax numbers for any purposes.