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Join the new AAP Foundation Wine Club!

If you appreciate great wine and want to support the AAP Foundation, then the new AAP Foundation Wine Club is for you!

The American Academy of Periodontology Foundation and WorldsBestWineClubs.com have partnered to create the American Academy of Periodontology Foundation Wine Club. Now all friends and supporters of the AAPF can enjoy some of the finest boutique wines from California delivered to their door every quarter while helping to improve the periodontal and general health of the public.

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Help support the Patty & Paul Levi Research Award

Donate to the Patty & Paul Levi Research Award here.

The AAP Foundation is endeavoring to endow an award in honor of Patty & Paul Levi and their commitment to the specialty.

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Support the new William Giannobile Award

Donate to the William Giannobile Award here.

Throughout our lives, most of us have had a mentor or two who has helped us become who we are today. When we look back, we realize the tremendous impact our mentors have had on our careers. Dr. William Giannobile is one such mentor. This is why the AAP Foundation, along with an enthusiastic group of volunteers, is endeavoring to establish an award in his honor.

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Help make the Dr. Connie L. Drisko Women in Periodontics Leadership Award a Reality

Donate to the Drisko Fund here.

The American Academy of Periodontology Foundation (AAPF) is proud to announce a fundraising campaign to initiate a new leadership mentorship award to commemorate Dr. Connie L. Drisko. The Dr. Connie L. Drisko-Women in Periodontics Leadership Awards, aimed at increasing the numbers of academic women periodontists in leadership positions, are established to inspire young women to follow in Dr. Drisko's footsteps. View our brochure here.

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We fund research to keep periodontology at the cutting edge of scientific dentistry. Read more...

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We are Education

We ensure the future of periodontology by strengthening future generations. Read more...

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We are Visionary

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Past Award Winners Update

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Congratulations to Satish Kumar, DDS, MDSc, 2013 Educator Scholar and 2014 AAPF Fellow to the ADEA/AAL Institute for Teaching and Learning in the Health Professions, who recently accepted a full-time faculty role as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Periodontics and Preventive Dentistry at the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine.