Here are the top programs, events, and happenings within the AAP:

May 2024

Career Center Spring Sale

  • The AAP’s online Career Center provides a user-friendly platform and makes posting jobs or practices for sale quick and easy
  • AAP Member receive discounted rates for posting
  • It’s FREE to browse open positions
  • Get $100 off your posting from May 1-June 30. Use coupon code: SPRING24
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Education Access Modules

  • AAP Education Access Modules are high-quality modular periodontal courses that can be integrated into a program curriculum or used as a study club
  • These gateways for dental students and periodontal residents provide greater learning opportunities and are an introduction to the value provided by the AAP
  • There are two new modules available, presented in collaboration with LifeNet Health
    • Bone Regeneration and Bone Physiology in Periodontics- moderated by Dr. Brad McAllister
    • Tissue Transplantation- Ensuring Safety for Dental Allografts- moderated by Elena Gianulis, PhD
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Annual Meeting 2024- San Diego

  • The 2024 Annual Meeting takes place Oct. 31 -Nov. 03 at the San Diego Convention Center.
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Dental Hygiene Engagement Initiative

  • The Dental Hygiene Study Club, along with the Dental Hygiene Recognition Program, are a part of the AAP’s Dental Hygiene Engagement Initiative which officially launched at the AAP’s Annual Meeting in Austin
  • The AAP Dental Hygiene Study Club in particular aims to position periodontists as leaders and mentors in front of dental hygienists in their local area
  • The study club gives members a suite of resources to host dental hygiene study groups, including video modules, background materials, template resources, and best practice tips and tricks
  • As an introduction to the program, the AAP is giving members complimentary study club content for one year with the code DHEI-COUPON
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@AAPerioJournals on Social Media

  • JOP and CAP now have dedicated social media pages on Instagram, X, LinkedIn, and Facebook.
  • Follow them at @aaperiojournals