The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Announces New President and Other Officers and Trustees for the New AAPD Board of Trustees in Seattle
May 26 15
The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) inducted the new president and other officers and trustees for the new AAPD board of trustees in Seattle, Wash., on May 24, 2015. Robert L. Delarosa, D.D.S., President. His presidential agenda will include creating a taskforce to investigate the growing debt burden of recent graduates and sustaining the value of AAPD membership and organizational strength. Jade Miller, D.D.S., President-Elect. James D. Nickman, D.D.S., Vice President. He maintains a private practice in the Twin Cities and teaches part-time at the University of Minnesota. Joe Castellano, D.D.S., Secretary-Treasurer. He is an assistant Clinical Professor for the Department of Developmental Dentistry at the University of Texas' Health Science Center in San Antonio. Edward H. Moody, Jr.,D.D.S., Immediate Past President. Sara L. Filstrup D.D.S., M.S., Parliamentarian. Bruce Weiner, D.D.S., Southwestern Trustee. John L. Gibbons, D.M.D., Western District Trustee. He is an affiliate instructor at the University of Washington School of Dentistry and is in private practice in Tacoma and Silverdale, Wash. Amr M. Moursi, D.D.S., Ph.D., Academic At-Large Trustee. Moursi is Chairman of the Department of Pediatric Dentistry at the New York University College of Dentistry. And Leila C. Younger, D.D.S., M.S., American Board of Pediatric Dentistry Director. Younger is a Clinical Assistant Professor of pediatric dentistry at Ostrow School of Dentistry of the University of Southern
American Academy Of Pediatric Dentistry Names New Board Officers and Trustees
May 27 14
American Academy Of Pediatric Dentistry inducted the new president and other officers and trustees for the new AAPD board of trustees during its 67(th) Annual Session at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston, Mass., on May 25, 2014. Edward H. Moody, Jr., D.D.S., is appointed as President. Moody is in private practice in Morristown, Tenn. His AAPD presidential agenda will include increasing AAPD's collaboration with other dental organizations, particularly internationally, growing the value of AAPD membership and the effectiveness and direction of the organization, and finally, acting on recommendations from the four Task Forces which are due to finish their work and report in May 2014. Robert L. Delarosa, D.D.S., is appointed as President-Elect. Delarosa is the founding partner in a group private practice in Baton Rouge, La. He has been a member of AAPD for 25 years and has been a diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry since 1991. Jade Miller, D.D.S., is appointed as Vice President. Miller has been a full time private practitioner in Reno, Nev., since 1983. James D. Nickman, D.D.S., is appointed as Secretary-Treasurer. Nickman earned his D.D.S. and Master's Degree from the University of Minnesota. He has been a member of the AAPD since 1999 and a diplomate of the ABPD since 2002. Nickman currently serves as the Minnesota Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Public Policy Advocate. Warren A. Brill, D.M.D., M.S. (Hygiene), is appointed as Immediate Past-President. Brill has a full-time private practice in Baltimore, Md. He has been an AAPD member for the past 21 years. Scott D. Smith, D.D.S., M.S., is appointed as At Large Trustee. Smith maintains a practice in Centennial, CO. Kerry Maguire, D.D.S., M.S.P.H., is appointed as Affiliate Member Trustee. Maguire is Associate Clinical Investigator and Director of ForsythKids. Man Wai Ng, D.D.S., M.P.H., is appointed as American Board of Pediatric Dentistry Director. Ng is Chief of the Department of Dentistry at Boston Children's Hospital and is an Assistant Professor of Developmental Biology (Pediatric Dentistry) at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine.