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Late Dr. Anil Chandra Honored with Foundation for Endodontics’ First Named Educator Grant

CHICAGO – The Foundation for Endodontics is honoring American Association of Endodontists (AAE) member, the late Dr. Anil Chandra on the occasion of his birthday on January 27 by announcing a Full Time Educator Development Grant (FTEDG) award to be given annually in his name. The Chandra FTEDG memorial award is first of its kind being named…

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Board Transformation Initiative: What’s on the Horizon

“Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.” ​–​ Benjamin Franklin Happy New Year! January is a chance to look back at the previous year, map out the year ahead, and reassess our most meaningful long-term goals.  While it has not been on New Year’s Day, for the past…

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Save a Tooth, Maybe Save a Life

By David Landwehr, D.D.S., M.S. “Your natural teeth are worth saving.  See an endodontist today.” So reads the banner headline on the front page of the AAE website.  As a practicing endodontist for more than 20 years I couldn’t agree more and I am pleased to have helped patients retain thousands of teeth over my…

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AAE22 In-Person (in Phoenix) April 27-30, 2022!

By Dr. Bradley H. Gettleman AAE22 in Phoenix is a meeting you’ll definitely want to attend. Historically, we’ve all had the opportunity to take advantage of the best endodontic meeting in the country on an annual basis: our AAE annual session. Unfortunately, due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, that opportunity has not been available to…

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Endodontist Named Acting NIH Director

As reported in The Hill, the Department of Health and Human Services has named Lawrence Tabak, DDS, PhD, “the incoming acting National Institutes of Health (NIH) director slated to fill in for Francis Collins.” Dr. Tabak, “who currently serves as the principal deputy director at NIH, will take on the acting position starting on Dec. 20,…

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A Year Worth Saving: A Look Back

Despite a global pandemic, the AAE’s public awareness initiative Worth Saving achieved new levels during 2021. It  took on a slightly new tone and a strengthened focus on preserving natural teeth and oral health. Worth Saving is AAE’s multi-year public awareness campaign that educates the public about the value of saving the natural teeth and…

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