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Dr. Samuel O. Dorn Elected to Position of President-Elect of Asian-Pacific Endodontic Confederation (APEC)

AAE Past President Dr. Sam Dorn was elected to the position of President-elect of the Asian-Pacific Endodontic Confederation (APEC), making him the first American elected to that position. Dr. Dorn served as President of the AAE in 2002-2003. He also has led the Florida Association of Endodontists and the International Federation of Endodontic Associations (IFEA). He has served…

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The Changing Philosophy of Root Canal Obturation

By Jianing (Jenny) He, D.M.D., Ph.D. The advent of calcium silicate-based (CS) bioceramic sealers in recent years is driving a shift in the philosophy of obturation towards a more simplified, sealer-centric approach. As one of the three pillars of non-surgical root canal treatment, obturation plays a critical role in ensuring the long-term success of treatment.…

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A Gift to Our Future

“Giving is what fuels us. Giving is our future.” -Blake Mycoskie Here’s to our future! As we enter the holiday season, it is common take stock in our current year and make a toast to success in the future. Not long ago, I took part in an important exercise that gave me an appreciation of…

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Edgar D. Coolidge Endodontic Study Club Announces New Officers

The Edgar D. Coolidge Endodontic Study Club’s new officers for the 2021-2022 year are (left to right): Dr. Louis Karras, Immediate Past President; Dr. Logan Bell, Treasurer; Dr. Mary Um, Secretary; Dr. Timothy Rogers, Vice President; Dr. Vladana Babcic, Program Chair; Dr. Richard Pasiewicz, Dinner Chair; and Dr. Larry Farsakian, President. Note: After this picture…

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Nominating Committees Announce New Leadership Slate

Nominations for a new slate of leadership to take office in 2022 have been proposed by the AAE and ABE Nominating Committees. AAE Nominating Committee members, Drs. Patrick E. Taylor, chair, Alan H. Gluskin, AAE immediate past president; and Keith V. Krell, AAE past president, together with District Directors Elizabeth A. Perry and Scott L.…

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Endodontists Selected by FDI General Assembly for Leadership Posts

Compiled by Michael Dobrow     During its 2021 World Dental Congress – Special Edition in September, the FDI World Dental Federation’s General Assembly elected AAE members Dr. Gregory Chadwick as its President-elect and Dr. Chad Gehani to the FDI Council.  The two were elected to help address global oral health needs. AAE Integrated Communications…

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