Sign up for PerioDash 2017!

It's time to sign up for PerioDash 2017, the AAP Foundation's Virtual Run! Run or walk wherever you are, whenever you want from October 15 - 31 and earn a limited edition PerioDash 2017 tee shirt and medal!

What: PerioDash 2017 5K Run

When: October 15th - 31st

Where: Everywhere! You can map your own course and you choose where you want to run. This is a virtual race, so run/walk/crawl wherever you are whenever you can. You can even complete this race on a treadmill!

Who: All ages and abilities. Walkers are welcome!

Cost: $35

This run is on the honor system. Register online here and pick a date between 10/15/17 - 10/31/17 to run your 5K. Let us know when you have, and we’ll send you a PerioDash 2017 Tshirt and medal. Take photos wearing your new Perio finery, post on social media, and send them to us so we can all raise awareness about the AAP Foundation, periodontal education, and periodontal disease.

Attention Fundraisers! Set up your very own fundraising page and help the AAP Foundation reach its $2,000 goal for this event! The top fundraiser will receive an AAP Foundation swag bag and free registration to next year's PerioDash!

Want to register as a team from your practice, school, or group of friends? Sure! Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to set it up.

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Past Award Winners Update


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.