It’s a pleasure to invite you, your office staff and family to the 66th Annual Session: It’s a GLOBAL World After All of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) held in Orlando! All of the planning efforts have paid off and we’re in a great position to have one of the best meetings ever. Everything takes place at the Walt Disney World Swan Dolphin Hotel and Convention Center from the education to the exhibits including the Presidents’ Farewell Dinner on Sunday evening, highlighting the award-winning culinary team at our hotel.
The AAPD Annual Session is a dynamic four day event offering continuing education to the largest gathering of pediatric dentists in the country in addition to a growing international attendance. The meeting comprises educational sessions geared towards all levels for the pediatric dentist whether they are just starting their career or are seasoned professionals.
Maximize your time at the Annual Session and visit the exhibit hall to explore products and services geared toward you and your pediatric dental office. Visit the AAPD Bookstore to pickup a copy of the Coding Manual, the new Pediatric Dentistry Handbook or a souvenir from this year’s Annual Session! Spend some time in the Healthy Smiles, Healthy Children Donor Lounge to learn more about the Access to Care Grants or simply to make a donation or increase your current pledge to the Foundation.
The exhibit hall schedule is created to maximize your time with the exhibitors while still providing time to attend the education courses you want and enjoy the city! The Hospitality Area is located in both lounges on the exhibit hall floor offering complimentary beverages each morning and afternoon. Lunch is available for purchase in the Food Service Area of the exhibit hall, near the poster hall.
This meeting is the highlight of the year for our organization, attracting over 30 percent of our member dentists, their staffs and families. Meet and interact with more than 2,500 professionals to discuss products and services that streamline practice management, improve treatment technologies and help pediatric dentists excel as the specialist in their field.
The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) is the membership organization representing the specialty of pediatric dentistry. Our 8,000 members work in private offices, clinics and hospital settings and serve as primary care providers for millions of infants, children, adolescents and patients with special health care needs. In addition, AAPD members serve as the primary contributors to professional education programs and scholarly works concerning dental care for children.