AAE/DENTSPLY Resident Awards & Winners

The AAE/DENTSPLY Resident Awards provide prizes of $1,000 to the ten highest scoring endodontic post-graduate student presenters in each category. In order to be eligible to present in this category, presenters and co-presenters must be endodontic residents at a CODA accredited institution and Resident Members of the AAE (or Active 1st Year Members if presenting research completed during residency and graduated prior year). Postgraduate endodontic presentations will be judged, unless the presenter indicates he/she does not wish to participate in the competition. There is only one award per presentation. The abstract represents 25 percent of the total score and the presentation represents 75 percent. Abstracts are scored by the Research and Scientific Affairs Committee, and presentations are scored by AAE members selected by the committee chairs.

Congratulations to the AAE19 Winners

Table Clinics

  1. Misun Chun, D.D.S., University of Pennsylvania
  2. Mani Mirpourian, D.D.S., and Christian Cain, D.D.S., University of Florida
  3. Alyse D. Fleming, D.M.D., and Blake Aaron Donaldson, D.D.S., Naval Postgraduate Dental School, Bethesda
  4. Anmar Janabi, D.D.S., M.S.D., University of Maryland
  5. Adam S. Hinkley, D.D.S., and Olga M. Iglesias, D.D.S., University of Florida
  6. Mahua Bose Pillai, D.D.S., Harvard School of Dental Medicine
  7. Nicholas Pettit, D.M.D., University of North Carolina
  8. Helen Yang, D.M.D., University of Illinois at Chicago
  9. Michael J. Lewis, D.D.S., and Kathy Ligon, D.D.S., Naval Postgraduate Dental School, Bethesda
  10. Jeffrey D. Heyse, Jr., D.M.D., and Dustin F. Weitz, D.D.S., University of Minnesota School of Dentistry

Poster Research

  1. Helen Tsao, D.D.S., University of Texas at Houston
  2. Spyridon P. Hasiakos, D.M.D., University of California, Los Angeles
  3. Qian Wang, D.M.D., Case Western Reserve University
  4. Kyle Countryman, D.D.S., University of Washington
  5. Adam S. Polinsky, D.D.S., Virginia Commonwealth University
  6. Scott W. Otterson, D.M.D., US Army Dental Activity, Ft. Gordon
  7. Marie Mora-Moreno, D.D.S., and Gyu T. Park, D.D.S., M.S., New York University College of Dentistry
  8. Frances Park, D.M.D., and David Shin, DMD, Columbia University
  9. Avisha R. Shah, D.D.S., University of California, Los Angeles
  10. Monique R. Belin, D.M.D., University of Florida

Oral Research

  1. Tina Ren, D.M.D., Harvard School of Dental Medicine
  2. Fang-Chi Li, D.D.S., Ph.D., University of Toronto
  3. Yong Tae Park, D.D.S., University of Pennsylvania
  4. Mariel Webber, D.D.S., University at Buffalo
  5. Timothy A. Carlson, D.D.S., Keesler Medical Center
  6. Mikaela L. Hazard, D.D.S., University of Iowa
  7. Jered Vislisel, D.D.S., University of Iowa
  8. Tyler K. Hawkins, D.M.D., Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph-Lackland AFB
  9. Kathryn Teal Watts, D.M.D., M.S., Ohio State University
  10. David K. Wong, D.D.S., University of Texas at San Antonio