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Faces of the Foundation

So many AAE members contribute to the success of the AAE Foundation’s programs. Please meet a few “Faces of the Foundation,” each describing their experiences in their own words.   Why do your company and you personally support the Foundation? Instead of just writing a check, Henry Schein Cares wanted to give to something tangible…

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2020 Winner’s Circle

Congratulations to the members of the 2020 Winner’s Circle!   Fang-Chi (Alice) Li: Fall 2020 Highest-Scoring Proposal In a hectic and unpredictable year marred by the pandemic, Dr. Alice Li found respite in the lab working on her research project. Dr. Li is a graduate student at the University of Toronto where her study is…

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Regenerative Endodontics Research: Seven Years in the Making

  In late 2013, the Foundation approved grants to three research teams who responded to a Request for Application, to investigate different aspects of stem cell regeneration. The research investment was made to help endodontics to ride the tide that promised sweeping changes in clinical practice for both dentistry and medicine. The following grants were…

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An Interview with Dr. Johnah Galicia

By Gordon Lai, D.D.S. Recently, I had the privilege to sit down and interview Dr. Johnah Galicia who serves as the director of the University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry’s Graduate Program in Endodontology and as a trustee on the Foundation’s Board of Trustees. Dr. Galicia is someone I am proud…

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Foundation Names 2020 Endodontic Educator Fellow

The Foundation for Endodontics is proud to name Theodore D. Ravenel, D.M.D., the 2020 Endodontic Educator Fellow. Dr. Ravenel is the Post Graduate Endodontic Director at the Medical University of South Carolina. The selection committee was impressed with Dr. Ravenel’s commitment to education and desire to create excellent student experiences at his institution. After 10…

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