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AAOP 44th Scientific Meeting

When:
Thursday, May 7, 2020 to Sunday, May 10, 2020
Where:
DISNEY'S GRAND FLORIDIAN RESORT & CONFERENCE CENTER
Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Conference Center
4401 Floridian Way
Lake Buena Vista, FL  32830

(407) 824-3000
Additional Info:
Contact:
Kenneth S Cleveland
609-504-1311
Category:
Annual Scientific Meeting
Registration is required
Payment In Advance Or At Event
The AAOP Scientific Meeting prohibits the marketing or promotion of commercial products and/or services in conjunction with CE activities. Commercial Products and literature are to be confined to the exhibit hall and are not permitted in the lecture hall. Due to the professional nature of this meeting children are not permitted in either the lecture hall, exhibit hall or poster viewing areas. Business casual attire is appropriate for this meeting.
Registration cancellations will be accepted until April 8, 2020 at 12:00 AM
Activities/Items    (Click the down-arrow to the left of the activity/item to view the details)
Main Conference Program
Preconference I: Nutrition and Health – Paul Durham, PhD, Brad Bale MD, Amy Doneen APRN
Pre-Conference II: Physical Therapy: From Research to Clinic
Pre-Conference III: Maxillofacial Radiology – Dan Miles, DMD, MD
Breakfast Forum #1: Arthrocentesis– Andrew Read-Fuller, DMD, MD
Breakfast Forum #2: Red Flags/ Radiology – Dan Miles, MD
Breakfast Forum #3: Ultrasound Guided Injections – Stan Farrell, DDS
Breakfast Forum #4: Complimentary Medicine in Headache and Facial Pain – Rebecca Wells, MD
Lunch & Learn #1: Prolotherapy - Larry Lockerman, DDS
Lunch & Learn #2: Identifying Obstructive Sleep Apnea Patients Responsive to Oral Appliances
Lunch & Learn #3: Incorporating Trigger Point Injection Therapy in Clinical Practice – Jay Shah, MD
Lunch & Learn #4
Dental Assistant/Auxiliary Course

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44rd SCIENTIFIC MEETING

May 7-10, 2020

AAOP 2020: Update on Health, TMD and Sleep from a Global Perspective

 

Disney's Grand Floridan Resort & Spa, Orlando, Florida

 

For full information on this meeting, hotel accommodations and

to register online please visit www.aaop.org

 

PRELIMINARY PROGRAM OVERVIEW


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Pre-Conference Workshops – (Additional Registration Required)

Thursday, May 2, 2019

9:00 AM-4:00 PM

I.   Nutrition and HealthPaul Durham, PhD, Brad Bale MD, Amy Doneen APRN

II.  Physical Therapy: From Research to ClinicCorine Visscher, PT, MSc, PhD, CCTT, Hedwig Van der Meer, PT, PhD, Garrett Naze, PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT, PhD

III. Maxillofacial RadiologyDan Miles, DMD, MD

 

AAOP Committee Meetings

AAOP Council Meeting                                                                       

 

MAIN PROGRAM

Friday, May 3, 2019

7:00– 8:00 am

Breakfast Sessions – (Additional Registration Required)

Breakfast Session 1- ArthrocentesisAndrew Read-Fuller, DMD, MD

Breakfast Session 2 - Red Flags/ RadiologyDan Miles, MD

 

7:30-8:00 am                           

Continental Breakfast with Exhibitors                                     

 

8:00-5:00 pm

Dental Assistants & Auxiliary Course                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      

 

8:00-8:15 am Welcome Remarks and Meeting Opening                             

 

8:15-8:30 am Presentation of New Fellows & Introduction of New Members

   

PLENARY SESSIONS:                     

8:30-9:15 am – Plenary 1

Research Update: Vagus Nerve Stimulation Paul Durham, PhD

                                               

9:15 am-10:00 am – Plenary 2

Understanding the Complexities of Orofacial Pain Mechanisms Jeff Okeson, DDS, MS

 

10:00-10:30 am Break with Exhibitors & Posters

 

10:30 – 11:15am– Plenary 3

Part 1: What’s New in TMD? - Daniele Manfredini, DDS, MSc

 

11:15-12:00 pm – Plenary 4

What’s New in Bruxism? - Frank Lobezzoo, DDS, PhD

 

12:00-12:15 pm

Panel Discussion

 

12:15-1:30 pm

Lunch on Your Own 

or;

Lunch & Learns (Additional Registration Required)                                           

Lunch & Learn 1 Prolotherapy - Larry Lockerman, DDS 

Lunch & Learn 2 - Identifying Obstructive Sleep Apnea Patients Responsive to Oral Appliances Ali Azarbarzin, MD

 

Residents & Recent Grads Luncheon

                         

1:30-2:15 pm – Plenary 5

Wellness/ Preventing Arterial Disease and Heart Attacks Brad Bale, MD

 

2:15-3:00 Plenary 6

Wellness/ Preventing Arterial Disease and Heart Attacks - Part IIAmy Doneen, ARNP

     

3:00-3:30 pm

Break with Exhibitors & Posters                     

 

3:30-4:15 Plenary 7

What’s new in Sleep Medicine? - Ali Azarbarzin, MD

 

4:15-5:00 Plenary 8

Dental Sleep Medicine – What’s New in 2020 Steven Bender, DMD, MS

 

5:00—5:15 pm

Panel Discussion                                  

 

5:15 -6:15 pm

AAOP General Membership Meeting             

 

6:15-6:30 pm

New Members Orientation                                                       

 

6:30-9:30 pm

Presidents Reception

 

Saturday, May 4, 2019

7:00-8:00 am

Breakfast Sessions – (Additional Registration Required)

Breakfast Session 3- Ultrasound Guided Injections– Stan Farrell, DDS 

Breakfast Session 4 - Complimentary Medicine in Headache and Facial Pain– RebeccaWells, MD

   

7:30-8:00 am                                                               

Continental Breakfast with Exhibitors & Posters

 

8:00-8:20 am

Welcome Remarks and Awards

 

8:20-9:20 am – Plenary 9

Myofascial Pain- from Historical Perspective to Current ResearchJay Shah, MD

 

9:20-10:00 am – Plenary 10

Does Botulinum Toxin Change the Quality of the Bone near the Injection Site? Histological Changes associated with Botulinum Toxin Injections– Susan Herring, DDS, PhD

 

10:00 -10:30 am

Break with Exhibitors & Posters

                         

10:30-11:15 am – Plenary 11

Dental Occlusion: When does it matter? What does the Evidence tell us? - Michael Racich, DDS

 

11:15 am-12:00am – Plenary 12

Pain Pharmacology Michelle, Mathews, MD

 

12:00 - 12:15 pm

Panel Discussion

                         

12:15-1:15pm

Lunch on Your Own

Or

Lunch and Learns (Additional Registration Required)

Lunch & Learn 3- Incorporating Trigger Point Injection Therapy in Clinical PracticeJay Shah, MD

Lunch & Learn 4 - Social Media Marketing - What to do and What not to do? - TBD

 

1:15-2:00pm – Plenary 13

Placebo is a Hell of a Drug! Kisaalita Nkaku PhD

 

2:00-2:45 pm – Plenary 14

It's All in Your Head? Or Face? Somatization Disorders in Facial PainRonald Kulich, PhD

   

2:45-3:00 pm

Break with Exhibitors & Posters                                 

 

3:00-3:45 pm – Plenary 15

CGRP Antibodies and Other Research Updates  – Rebecca Wells, MD

 

3:45-4:30pm – Plenary 16

Wellness/ Activity & Physical MedicineMichelle Finnegan DPT

 

4:30-5:15 pm – Panel

Expert Discussions on Treatment Modalities: What to do and what not to do? - Steven Scrivani, DMedSc, DDS, Kisaalita Nkaku PhD, Ronald Kulich, PhD, Jay Shah, MD

 

Sunday, May 5, 2019

8:00am-8:30am

Continental Breakfast                                                                                                  

8:30-9:00 am

AAOP Sponsored Research Presenter 1

 

AAOP Sponsored Research Presenter 2                                   

 

Plenary Sessions:

9:00-9:45 amPlenary 17

Role of Artificial Intelligence in Pain Management - TBD

 

9:45-10:30 am – Plenary 18

Physical Therapy Assessment in Dental Chair - Corinne Vischer, DPT

 

10:30-11:15 am – Plenary 19

Analysis of Shared Heritability in Common Disorders of the Brain

 

11:15-12:00 pm – Plenary 20

Orofacial Pain Curriculum in Dental Schools: Current Standards

 

12:00 pm

Closing Remarks and Preview of 2021 Program


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The American Academy of Orofacial Pain is a Nationally Approved PACE Program Provider for FAGD/MAGD credit.  Approval does not imply acceptance by any regulatory authority or AGD endorsement. Current Term 1/1/2019 - 12/31/2021.  Provider AGD ID # 218197

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Total credit educational hours being offered at this conference are 27.5 (including core conference, preconference workshops, breakfast forums & lunch sessions). The core conference offers 17 CE hours. Each preconference offers an additional 6 CE hours, each breakfast forum provides 1 CE hour and each Lunch and Learn provides 1.5 CE hours. Each attendee should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the education. Workshops, breakfast & lunch sessions all require additional registration.