News Releases

U.S. Court of Appeals upholds AAID's Texas Victory Jun 19, 2017

The United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit issued its opinion on June 19, 2017 affirming the lower court decision in favor of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry's position that…

AAID Selects New Executive Director May 1, 2017

The Board of Trustees of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry unanimously selected Cheryl Parker, CAE, to be the new Executive Director of the Academy effective May 1, 2017. Ms. Parker has a…

Dr. Leonard Linkow passes away Jan 26, 2017

Dr. Leonard Linkow, considered by many to be the "Father of Implant Dentistry," passed away on January 26, 2017 at the age of 90. He served as president of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry…

Carl Misch, Implant Dentistry Legend, Passes Away Jan 4, 2017

Dr. Carl Misch, one of the best respected clinicians and educators in implant dentistry, passed away on January 4, 2017. Dr. Misch was a past president, Honored Fellow, and recipient of the Isaih…

American Academy of Implant Dentistry names new Honored Fellows Nov 16, 2016

CHICAGO – The American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID) named six dentists from around the world to the coveted status of Honored Fellow at its recently concluded 65th Annual Conference. …

American Academy of Implant Dentistry Elects New Officers Nov 9, 2016

The American Academy of Implant Dentistry elected Shankar Iyer, DDS, MDS, FAAID, DABOI/ID of Elizabeth, NJ as President at its recently concluded 65th Annual Conference. Selected as President-elect…

American Academy of Implant Dentistry and Foundation recognize outstanding dentists Nov 2, 2016

CHICAGO – The American Academy of Implant Dentistry recognized three dentists with the highest awards given by the Academy during its recently concluded 65th Annual Conference. Named the…

AAID Legal Victory Opens Path to Additional Dental Specialties Nov 1, 2016

In a move that stunned many in the dental world, the American Dental Association’s House of Delegates enacted amendments to the ADA Principles of Ethics and Code of Professional Conduct that…

American Academy of Implant Dentistry Announces Poster Display and Table Clinic Award Winners Oct 28, 2016

American Academy of Implant Dentistry Announces Poster Display and Table Clinic Award Winners Research support is one of the cornerstones of how the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID)…

AAID Recognizes Dental Students from 61 Schools across the United States and Canada Sep 13, 2016

CHICAGO – The 2016 AAID Dental Student Award is available to all accredited dental education programs in the United States and Canada. Sixty-one schools awarded the AAID Dental Student Award…