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After the Shatter: A Q&A With Beirut Member Dr. Kristel B. Tabet

On August 4, 2020, a large amount of ammonium nitrate stored at the port of the city of…

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EndoSpeak for the Layperson: Answering the Tough Questions

By Joseph C. Stern, D.D.S. “But Doctor, isn’t that a dead tooth?” We often hear patients comment that…

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A Single Standard for Excellence: Endless Battles in an Endless War

The current Strategic Plan of the American Association of Endodontists cites in Goal 2 – “The dental profession will value endodontists as partners with advanced expertise in restoring oral health.”

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Call for Committee Nominations

As AAE president-elect, I am requesting your help identifying members to participate in the AAE through service on one of 18 standing committees. One of my most important responsibilities as president-elect is to develop a proposed slate of committee members that the Board will vote on at its April 2021 annual meeting. Please refer to for a description of each committee.

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The Importance of Social Justice Advocacy and the AAE

I wish to address what advocacy really means, at its core … and I’m discovering that the term is quickly becoming important to our Association in a whole new way.

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Get your Competitive Research Grant Application Questions Answered

The AAE’s Research & Scientific Affairs Committee will be hosting an Ask Me Anything session titled “Submitting a…

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