The AAO goes to bat for our members in countless ways. For example, just this past year, we have been involved in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico on issues regarding dental specialty advertising and teledentistry.
With a new schedule for lectures and selected events and a host city designated as a National Geographic “Place of a Lifetime,” the 2020 Annual Session is a meeting that you won’t want to miss.
In October of 2018, the Ohio State Dental Board referred amendments to its “Dental Specialties Recognition and Advertising Rules” to the Ohio Common Sense Initiative Office (CSI).
Dr. Brandon Owen, developer of a custom digital bracket system, received the 2019 AAO Ortho Innovator Award during the recent Annual Session in Los Angeles.
Federal Court Dismisses a Majority of SmileDirectClub’s Claims, and Finds that SmileDirectClub’s Digital Scans Constitute the “Practice of Dentistry”
On May 8, 2019, the Court entered an Order dismissing a majority of SmileDirectClub’s claims in the lawsuit. The Court dismissed all of the claims against the Board as an entity, as well as any claims against the Board’s individual members seeking monetary damages.
Upon arrival in Los Angeles for the 2019 Annual Session, you will have a variety of options for transportation to your hotel and the Los Angeles Convention Center.