2019 American Academy of Oral Medicine Annual Conference

Thank you for attending the 2019 AAOM Annual Conference, Oral Medicine at the Crossroads of Interdisciplinary Healthcare, May 21-25, 2019 in beautiful New Orleans, Louisiana! 

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The 2020 AAOM Annual Conference will be held April 29 – May 2, 2020 at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress in Orlando, Florida.


American Academy of Oral Medicine (AAOM) is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. AAOM designates this activity for up to 20.5 continuing education credits.

Note: No relevant commercial financial relationships exist for the planner and speakers of the above-noted program.

Welcome Letter from the AAOM President, Dr. Eric Stoopler

Dear Colleagues,

Welcome to the exciting city of New Orleans for the 2019 Annual Conference of the American Academy of Oral Medicine! This year’s conference theme is Oral Medicine at the Crossroads of Interdisciplinary Healthcare, which highlights innovative basic, translational and clinical information that will deeply resonate with attendees. I offer a special welcome to first-time conference attendees and new members of AAOM.  

The Scientific Sessions Subcommittee, led by Dr. Arwa Farag and Dr. Alessandro Villa, has created a stimulating program with broad appeal. There are a variety of topics and presentation formats that will suit all learning styles. Don’t miss the Integrating Oral & Medical Health Care: Highlights in the Economic Perspective lecture to be delivered by Dr. Bruce Donoff, Dean of the Harvard School of Dental Medicine and Walter C. Guralnick Distinguished Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Another highly anticipated lecture is Personalized/Precision Medicine: Implications for Oral Medicine to be delivered by Professor Camile S. Farah, Dean and Head of The University of Western Australia Dental School. The Abstract Committee, led by Dr. Ken Ikeda and Dr. Bhavik Desai, has selected many abstracts for oral and poster presentation that showcase cutting-edge original investigations and challenging clinical case reports. 

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Something Big is Coming to AAOM 2019...

Hold AAOM 2019 in the palm of your hand! We are excited to announce that for the first time in the history of the conference, we will enhance our conference with a mobile app. Use the conference mobile app to:

  • Build your personal itinerary
  • Receive important notices and updates during the conference
  • Access resources and view the schedule
  • Navigate the venue
  • Preview our sponsors and exhibitors
  • Learn about our speakers
  • and more!

Join us as we transform the AAOM conference experience and elevate the way we are able to learn, network, and engage.

To download the conference mobile app, search "AAOM 2019" in the Apple Store or Google Play.

 The AAOM 2019 mobile app is sponsored by Xerostom 

Navigate the Venue

Nearly all AAOM 2019 conference sessions and events will take place on the second floor of the hotel. 

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Thank You to Our Sponsors

Silver Sponsor

Legally Mine

Product Theater Sponsor

Xerostom Laboratories

Mobile App Sponsor

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Join over 300 of your oral medicine colleagues, hear from our esteemed speakers, and earn continuing education credits. More than just a conference, this is the premier gathering of oral medicine specialists in the United States, and we want you to be there!

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Book Your Hotel Room, Now!

Staying at the Hyatt Regency New Orleans makes attending the conference convenient and easy. AAOM conference attendees receive a discounted hotel rate of $199. Reserve your room before April 26, 2019, to take advantage of this discounted rate

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