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Saturday, October 1
7:00-16:00 AAMP Officers & BOD Meeting
12:00-16:00 Exhibit Set-Up
14:00 Registration OPENS! 2nd floor, Presidential Ballroom
16:00-17:30 Poster Set-Up
16:30-17:30 Industry Session: AMAG Pharmaceuticals
Oral Mucositis: Defining & Managing the Problem
Elizabeth Feldman

17:30-20:00 Poster Session and Exhibit Reception

Sunday, October 2
7:00-8:00 Continental Breakfast

8:00-8:15 Welcome Address

The Future in Reconstruction
Moderator: George Syros
8:15-9:00 EPICS: The Experience of Portraiture in
Clinical Setting

Mark Allan Gilbert

9:00-9:30 EPICS: The Experience of Portraiture in
Clinical Setting

James E. Van Arsdall

9:30-10:00 How Art Informs the Maxillofacial Prosthodontist
Betsy K. Davis

10:00-10:45 Coffee Break

Moderator: Russell D. Nishimura
10:45-11:30 Oral Care of Head and Neck Cancer Patients: Survivorship
Joel Epstein

11:30-12:00 National Priorities and Advances in Head and Neck Cancer Research
Ezra Cohen

12:00-12:30 Radiation Oncology in the Management of Head and Neck Cancers
Parag Sanghvi

12:30-13:00 A History & Memories of the American Academy of Maxillofacial Prosthetics
Mark T. Marunick and Paul R. David

13:00-14:00 AAMP Networking Luncheon
Room: Exhibit Hall

13:30-14:45 AAMP Business Meeting
(AAMP Members Only)

14:45-17:45 AAMP Social Outing- Brewery Tour
Meet in Main Hotel Lobby
*purchased ticket required*

18:00-21:45 AAMP Social Outing- San Diego Bay Dinner Cruise
Meet in Main Hotel Lobby
*purchased ticket required*

Monday, October 3
7:00-7:45 New Members Breakfast

7:00-8:00 Continental Breakfast

8:00-8:15 Announcements

The Future Speaks
Moderator: Joseph DiFazio
8:15-8:45 Development of Full Color 3D Printed Facial Prostheses
Benjamin M. Wu

8:45-9:15 Cleft Palate Speech: What is it and what can be done about it?
Michael P. Karnell

9:15-9:45 Facial Transplantation:
The New York University Experience

Lawrence E. Brecht

9:45-10:15 The Sweet Spot: Lessons in Leadership and
Career Development

Sreenivas Koka

10:15-11:00 Coffee Break

Moderator: Ghassan G. Sinada
11:00-11:30 Depression and its Management in the Head and Neck Cancer Population
William M. Lydiatt

11:30-12:00 An Evolution of Oropharyngeal Cancer Therapy
Russell B. Smith

12:00-12:30 HPV Mediated Head and Neck Malignancies
Joseph A. Califano, III

12:30-13:00 Reconstruction of Maxillofacial Defects Using Embryonic Processes
Martin Chin

13:00 General Session Adjourns

14:30-16:45 WORKSHOP #1
Advanced Jaw Reconstruction
iRSM & The University of Alberta

Martin Osswald & Hadi Seikaly
*purchased ticket required*

19:00-20:00 AAMP Happy Hour Reception
Room: Exhibit Hall

20:00-22:30 AAMP Presidential Banquet
*purchased ticket required*

Tuesday, October 4
7:00-8:00 Continental Breakfast

8:00-8:15 Announcements

Future Trends in Oral Cancer
Moderator: Christine J. Wallace
8:15-8:45 Osseointegrated Implants and the Rehabilitation of the Facially Disfigured Patient
Susan W. Habakuk

8:45-9:15 Fabrication of the Auricular Prosthesis
Michael L. Bleeker

9:15-9:45 NCPAP in Premature Infants with a Cleft Lip
and Palate
Igor Pesun

9:45-10:15 The Landscape Architecture of Maxillofacial Prosthodontics- Soft Tissue Design
Harold Kolodney

10:15-11:00 Coffee Break

Moderator: Jay Jayanetti
11:00-11:25 Oral Morbidities Trend:
An MD Anderson Experience

Ruth Aponte-Wesson

11:25-11:50 Dilemmas in Digital Dentistry
David G. Gratton

11:50-12:15 Maxillofacial Prosthetic Practices in Saudi Arabia
Hassan Abed

12:15-12:35 Full Arch Accuracy of Intraoral Scanners:
Are we there yet?

Joshua C. Treesh

12:35-13:00 Facing the Art
Anastasia Katsavochristou

13:00 General Session Adjourns

14:30-16:45 WORKSHOP #2
The Art & the Science of Silicone
Factor II, Incorporated

John D. McFall
*purchased ticket required*

REMINDER: 46th Annual Session of the ACP to follow
October 5-8, 2016
San Diego, California
For those attendees who would like to observe Rosh Hashanah during the meeting, arrangements are being made to view lectures that are missed due to the religious holiday. For local synagogue arrangements, please contact Dr. Reisberg by September 1, 2016 (


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