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May 08, 2014 03:12 PM
AAPD President-Elect Dr. Ed Moody recently spoke with Anna Nguyen, Healthy Kids Blog Editor at in regards to tooth injuries in children.
May 06, 2014 02:19 PM
Henry Winkler to Provide Keynote, AAPD Launches New Meeting Brand and Retains Exclusive Access to Fenway Park for Welcome Reception
With Springtime childhood activities in full swing, The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) has developed a highly-visual, easy-to-follow guide which can be printed and posted to refrigerators so family members and babysitters know what to do should a tooth be chipped or knocked out (hint: a glass of milk could come in handy)!
Apr 15, 2014 08:38 PM
AAPD national spokesperson Dr. David Tesini authored a continuing education article in the April issue of Inside Dental Assisting titled "Providing Comprehensive, Quality Dental Care to Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder." This article showcases how successful access and utilization of dental services depend on the entire dental team understanding the patient, parent and treatment method, and presents a non-pharmacological approach for dental teams.
Apr 01, 2014 09:11 PM
On March 31, Mediaplanet announced the launch of "Oral Health Awareness," a cross-platform campaign distributed as an 8-page print publication within The San Francisco Chronicle, and digitally across a network of online platforms, reaching over 3 million readers. "Oral Health Awareness" aims to educate readers about oral health as tantamount to general health and well-being, and to provide them with information about behaviors and preventive measures they can adopt to cultivate a healthy smile,​
Mar 25, 2014 08:19 PM
What if you and some friends were playing an informal game of basketball and one of your friends was struck down by a hard jab to the mouth? Could you help? What if you were the one to fall face down, only to find you were bleeding and had lost a tooth? Would anyone with you know basic first aid?
Mar 13, 2014 04:19 PM
A magazine that targets women who have children under the age of 18 and focuses on topics that affect working mothers, online assistant editor Maricar Santos interviewed AAPD President Dr. Warren Brill about our recent consumer campaign. According to the article:
Mar 03, 2014 10:29 PM
Michelle Healy, health and wellness reporter with USA Today, published a story in Q&A format with AAPD President Dr. Warren Brill. The article notes that tooth decay in young children has reached epidemic proportions and underscores the need for a child to visit the dentist by age 1. The article also highlights AAPD’s dental hygiene recommendations for kids of all ages. According to the article: "Q: One of the points made in the new campaign is that early childhood tooth decay is a serious pr​
Feb 28, 2014 09:57 PM
Dr. Charlie Czerepak, AAPD parliamentarian and national spokesperson, was featured on Chicago’s WBBM-TV (CBS) 5 p.m. newscast. The two-minute segment captures our State of Little Teeth Report and Monster-Free Mouth Movement campaign's key messages. The segment reached approximately 140,000 viewers via its broadcast. In addition to featuring Czerepak and his office, the interview also included one of AAPD's own: Grants and Corporate Relations Manager Tracey Schilligo, who can be seen in the segm​
Feb 25, 2014 04:10 PM
Serena Norr, managing editor of Momtrends, interviewed parenting expert Rosie Pope about AAPD’s Monster-Free Mouths Movement. Pope shared her tips on how to get your kids to brush their teeth and some of the dangers of tooth decay.
Feb 20, 2014 04:04 PM
AAPD President Dr. Warren Brill was featured in a Healthy Kids Blog in the Philadelphia Inquirer describing our recent consumer campaign launch, as well as key findings from our “State of Little Teeth Report.”
Feb 18, 2014 08:22 PM
Nellie Acevedo with the blog Brooklyn Active Mama interviewed Rosie Pope about AAPD’s recently announced consumer campaign. Their discussion was continued by a Q&A. Here's an excerpt:
Jan 31, 2014 03:51 PM
Dr. Warren Brill, Rosie Pope and the Monster-Free Mouth Movement were the focus of this in-studio interview with NBC 4 out of New York. In addition to being posted to the station’s website, the interview aired live at 7 p.m. ET on January 29. The interview highlighted our key campaign messages, as well as featured our Mouth Monsters: Ginger Bite-Us, Tartar the Terrible and Tooth D.K. During the four and a half minute interview, they also prominently showcased our consumer site: mychildrensteeth.​
Jan 28, 2014 12:55 PM
AAPD’s first-ever State of Little Teeth Report examines the epidemic of tooth decay among our youngest children. Among the issues it examines are: who is most likely to suffer from tooth decay, what are the immediate and long-term health, social and economic effects, why this epidemic is occurring, and solutions for halting the increase of tooth decay in little teeth. The report also looks at the implications of the federal Affordable Care Act for pediatric oral health.
Jan 15, 2014 03:47 PM
Ad Council and the Partnership for Healthy Mouths, Healthy Lives Introduce First Free Mobile App, Toothsavers ​
Jan 10, 2014 09:13 PM
It is the beginning of the new year and many have resolutions for 2014. AAPD President Warren Brill rings in the new year by continuing to shed some light on the importance of oral health for parents and caregivers. Dr. Brill was featured as a guest blogger in the Philadelphia Inquirer’s Healthy Kids blog on ways for parents to encourage children to practice healthy oral habits. Here is a highlight of the blog post:
Jan 03, 2014 05:36 PM
AAPD President Dr. Warren Brill, AAPD’s Director of the Pediatric Oral Health Research and Policy Center Dr. Paul Casamassimo, AAPD National Spokesperson Dr. Martha Ann Keels, and AAPD member Dr. Nuntiya Kakanantadilok were all featured in a story that appeared on about how common mistakes can ruin your teeth. The article was titled "7 Ways You’re Ruining Your Teeth."
Dec 19, 2013 09:38 PM
This AAPD infographic illustrates state of children’s oral health in the U.S. and potential impact of expanded dental coverage through ACA.
Dec 16, 2013 09:31 PM
Mentor Magazine featured AAPD President Warren Brill in their Closing Pitch section about his career path in pediatric dentistry. Brill discovered his passion thanks to clinicians that encouraged him to become a dentist. "I realized that repairing the ravages of time was not nearly as satisfying as being able to help put patients on track to optimum health," Berg recalls, "so pediatrics was the obvious choice.” In fact, Brill was named pediatric dentist of the year by the AAPD in 2009.
Dec 02, 2013 03:46 PM
The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) wants to remind parents and caregivers that the holiday break is a great time to help your kids establish and maintain healthy dental habits. This includes good brushing, flossing and eating habits that are essential for healthy teeth.
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