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12.10.14 AACD 2015 Focuses on Innovative Education
This year's meeting will be different from the others. With an all-new educational lineup that has something for every member of the dental team, AACD 2015 will be an event you can't miss.
11.6.14 AACD 2015 Courses Revealed
Check out the preliminary guide here. 
10.22.14 Dr. Drew to Kick off AACD 2015 in San Francisco
Dr. Drew of "Loveline" fame will be speaking at Wednesday's opening general session! 
10.8.14 San Francisco Headliners Announced!
Who will be speaking at this year's meeting? Find out now.
9.25.14 Save the Date: AACD 2015 in San Francisco
Keep watching for updates regarding headliners and courses. Visit for the latest! 
8.4.2014 Registration for Second Annual GBAS Race for Smiles Now Open
Get active and support survivors of domestic violence and you could win a FitBit!
5.27.2014 Vote For Your Favorite 'Smile Story' and Change a Life
Up to five individuals will win smile makeovers from AACD Member Dentists through the AACD's Smile Story Contest...and you can help decide the winners.
5.19.2014 More Than $20,000 Raised for Give Back a Smile!
Through fundraising activities at the recent AACD 2014 in Orlando, members helped raise more than $20,000 for a program that helps restore the smiles of domestic violence survivors.
5.15.2014 2014 APEX Winners Reflect on Experiences
Through the AACD's APEX scholarship program, 11 dental students were able to attend AACD 2014 in Orlando at no cost.
5.8.2014 AACD 2014 Attracts 1,700 Dental Professionals
AACD 2014 in Orlando was a huge success! With live dentistry, top-notch education and the launch of the AACD's Smile Story Contest, this was an event not to be missed. 
5.8.2014 Academy Presents Celebration of Excellence Awards
The AACD presented a number of Celebration of Excellence Awards, also known as "The Evy," during AACD 2014 in Orlando.
5.8.2014 New Leaders Announced!
During AACD 2014 in Orlando, Academy members elected several new leaders to fill open board positions. The Academy also welcomed Dr. James Hastings as president of AACD.
5.5.2014 AACD Launches 'Smile Story' Contest
The Academy will be giving away smile makeovers to five lucky individuals with the help of AACD Member Dentists and Laboratory Technicians.
4.30.2014 AACD 2014 Kicks Off Wednesday in Orlando
The 30th anniversary scientific session of AACD opens Wednesday, with a special announcement during the opening general session.
3.6.2014 How Do Dental Practices Choose Labs? Word of Mouth
The latest AACD industry survey says that dental practices tend to choose their laboratories primarily by word of mouth.
2.10.2014 AACD Announces Accreditation Class of 2014
See who is in this year's class! 
1.31.2014 AACD Launches "Your Smile Becomes You"
The AACD has launched a new consumer-friendly website that promotes cosmetic dentistry awareness and gives consumers a whole new reason to smile.
1.27.2014 89% of Cosmetic Dentistry Patients Looking to Improve Physical Attractiveness
According to the latest AACD research, the majority of cosmetic dentistry patients are getting into dentists' chairs for work to enhance their outer beauty. 
12.19.2013 Dentists Predict Increases in Demand for Implants, Veneers, Crown and Bridge Work in 2013
Cosmetic dentists will likely see a rise in demand for several procedures, according to the AACD's 2013 State of the Industry Survey.
12.6.2013 Cosmetic Dentistry Revenues Rebound
According to AACD's 2013 State of the Cosmetic Dentistry Industry Survey, cosmetic dentistry revenues are rebounding, indicating a comeback for the field. 
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