NESO News

NESO News

AAO Announces A New Inclusion and Engagement Task Force (IETF)

Posted: 01/12/21 4:39 PM

APPLY HERE to join the task force by February 1, 2021. Working to support and inspire diverse groups within the AAO by helping to develop tools and pathways to leadership. Identifying obstacles for involvement in the AAO and make recommendations for change. Identifying the unique needs and issues that face diverse orthodontists and implement plans to address these needs. ...

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When will Canadian orthodontists be able to receive the vaccine?

Posted: 01/11/21 7:00 PM

Canadian orthodontists can access provincial level information on vaccine availability by clicking here and selecting the appropriate option on the dropdown box under “Vaccinations in your province or territory.” ...

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When will U.S. orthodontists be able to receive the vaccine?

Posted: 01/11/21 6:46 PM

The ADA has compiled a state-by-state list of COVID-19 vaccine regulations and availability for dentists here. ...

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American Board of Orthodontics (ABO) Update

Posted: 12/15/20 6:05 PM

Dr. Emile Rossouw As the certifying board for the specialty of orthodontics, the American Board of Orthodontics continues to evolve and identify new ways to be proactive during these challenging times. With our recent announcement of an alternative virtual testing option for the Scenario-based Clinical Examination due to COVID-19 concerns and restrictions, we are pleased to report that we have seen a positive...

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Resident Corner: Craniofacial Orthodontic Fellowship

Posted: 12/15/20 3:30 PM

After completing my orthodontic residency program next June, I will be receiving additional training through the Craniofacial Orthodontic Fellowship at NYU Langone Health. Craniofacial orthodontics is essentially a sub-specialty of orthodontics that focuses on the treatment of patients with congenital and acquired craniofacial anomalies such as cleft lip and palate, syndromic craniosystosis, hemifacial m...

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New York State Society of Orthodontics (NYSSO) Update

Posted: 12/14/20 10:24 PM

Currently due to the Covid-19 pandemic a lot of what was planned for members of the NYSSO have been put on hold. Originally a biennial meeting in April of 2020 was planned in White Plains, NY with Chris Benson as the speaker on “The Practice & Wealth Management in an Ever-Changing World.” This event was cancelled due to the rapid rise in Covid-19 infections with the plan to conduct the meeting in 2021. T...

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