Academy of Prosthodontics
2020 Program Schedule Overview
The Future is Now
May 13 - May 16, 2020
Omni Grove Park, Asheville, North Carolina

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

                                                     PROGRAM - SUBJECT TO CHANGE

07:00 AM - 01:00 PM  AP Executive Council 1 Meeting | AP EC Only
12:00 PM - 05:00 PM  Registration
07:00 PM - 10:00 PM  AP Executive Council Dinner | AP EC Only


Wednesday, May 13, 2020

07:00 AM - 08:00 AM  *Get Acquainted Breakfast
07:00 AM - 10:00 AM  *Accompanying Spouse/Guest Hospitality Breakfast
07:00 AM - 01:00 PM  Registration
08:30 AM - 01:15 PM  Scientific Session
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM  *Accompanying Spouse/Guest Outing "Asheville Trolley Tour"
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  08:30 AM - 09:00 AM  Opening Ceremony Dr. Carol Lefebvre
  09:00 AM - 09:50 AM  Breakthroughs in Imprint Lithography
 and 3D Additive Fabrication
Dr. Joseph DeSimone -
Keynote Speaker
  09:55 AM - 10:30 AM  Biomimetic Strategies for Bone
 Regeneration
Dr. Benjamin M. Wu 
  10:30 AM - 11:00 AM  AM Coffee Break  
  11:00 AM - 11:30 AM  The Next Evolution of the Dental Laboratory  Mr. Lee Culp
 Keynote Speaker
  11:35 AM - 12:05 PM  Esthetics In The Age of Monolithic Restorations  Mr. Don Cornell
  12:10 PM - 12:40 PM  Full Arch Prosthetics with Computer Dental Diagnostics  Mr. Enrico Steger
  12:45 PM - 01:15 PM  The Second Machine Age: Challenges
 and Opportunities for Prosthodontics
 Dr. Jonathan Ferencz
       
       
01:15 PM - 02:15PM
 
 AP Life Fellows & New Associates Luncheon | AP Life Fellows and New 
 Associates Only
01:15 PM - 03:15 PM
 KOL | AP EC Event Only
02:15 PM - 05:00 PM
 AP Committees Meetings | AP Fellows Only
03:00 PM - 05:00 PM
 Resident Poster Session
03:00 PM - 05:00 PM
 Exhibitor Meet & Greet Reception
06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
 

 **Louis Blatterfein Welcome Dinner - Advance Registration Required
     Located at The Century Room on the Park

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Thursday, May 14, 2020

07:00 AM - 08:00 AM  Continental Breakfast - All Session Attendees
07:00 AM - 10:00 AM  *Accompanying Spouse/Guest Hospitality Breakfast
07:00 AM - 01:00 PM  Registration
08:00 AM - 12:45 PM  Scientific Session
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  08:00 AM - 08:40 AM  A Paradigm Shift in Implant Macro Design  Dr. Stephen J. Chu
  08:45 AM - 09:25 AM  Making the New AAP Disease Classification Relevant  Dr. Richard Kao  
  09:30 AM - 10:00 AM  Patient Centered Risk Assessment in Implant
 Treatment Planning
 Dr. Allison Fishman
  10:00 AM - 10:05 AM      Fellow / Discusser  
  10:10 AM - 10:45 AM  Restorative Management Decisions Based
 on Peri-Implant Soft   Tissue Phenotype
 Dr. Guo-Hao (Alex) Lin   
  10:45 AM - 11:20 AM  AM Coffee Break  
  11:20 AM - 11:50 AM  A Critical Review of Ceramic Veneer Modality of
 Treatment. Risk Assessment of Veneers vs Full Crowns
 Dr. Danielle Layton
  11:55 AM - 12:25 PM  Fixed Dental Restorations and the Periodontum:
 Is it Time to Bury Some Skeletons?
 Dr. Carlo Ercoli
  12:30 PM - 1:00 PM  Zirconia: Strength, Weaknesses, Opportunities and
 Threats (SWOT)
 Dr. Susanne Scherrer
       
02:30 PM - 10:00 PM
 **Group Outing / Dinner - Advance Registration Required
     Located at The Biltmore


Friday, May 15, 2020

06:30 AM - 08:00 AM  AP Executive Council 2 Meeting | AP EC Only
07:00 AM - 08:00 AM  Continental Breakfast - All Session Attendees
07:00 AM - 10:00 AM  *Accompanying Spouse/Guest Hospitality Breakfast
07:00 AM - 01:00 PM  Registration
08:00 AM - 12:40 PM   Scientific Session
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM  *Accompanying Spouse/Guest Outing "Asheville Art Studio Tour"
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  08:00 AM - 08:30 AM  State of the Art in Digital Prosthodontics-
 Restorative Education
 Dr. Charles Goodacre
  08:35 AM - 09:20 AM  Cone Beam’s “Like a Box of Chocolates”  Dr. Dale Miles
  09:25 AM - 09:55 AM  Digital Dentistry Curriculum:
 Changing the Future of Education
 Dr. Steve Campbell
  10:00 AM - 10:30 AM  Digital Dentures and Education  Dr. Nadim Baba
  10:30 AM - 10:35 AM  Fellow / Discusser  
  10:35 AM - 11:15 AM  AM Coffee Break  
  11:15 AM - 11:45 AM  Curriculum Innovation: Redefining Oral Health -
 Navigating the Present
 Dr. Judy Yuan
  11:45 AM - 11:50 AM  Fellow / Discusser  
  11:50 AM - 12:20 PM  Curriculum Innovation: Redefining Oral Health -
 Mapping out the Future
 Dr. Fatemeh Afshari
  12:20 PM - 12:25 PM  Fellow/ Discusser  
  12:25 PM - 12:40 PM  Outreach Committee  
  01:00 PM - 04:00 PM  AP Fellows Business Luncheon  
       
10:00 AM - 02:00 PM  *Accompanying Spouse/Guest Outing -Local Art Tour
01:00 PM - 05:00 PM  *AP Business Meeting | AP Fellows Only
07:00 PM - 10:00 PM
 **President's Reception and Installation Banquet - Advance Registration Required
 Located at the Omni Grove Park Inn


Saturday, May 16, 2020

07:00 AM - 08:00 AM  Continental Breakfast - All Session Attendees
07:00 AM - 10:00 AM  *Accompanying Spouse/Guest Hospitality Breakfast
08:00 AM - 12:50 PM  Scientific Session
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  08:00 AM - 08:30 AM  Are we experiencing a paradigm shift..
 How many implants do we really need?  
 Dr. Frank Tuminelli 
  08:30 AM - 08:35 AM  Fellow / Discusser  
  08:35 AM - 09:15 AM  Implant Design- A 40-Year Prosthodontic-Surgical Perspective  Dr. Steve Eckert
  09:15 AM - 09:50 AM  The Mandibular Dental Implant Fixed Prosthesis:
 A Checklist for Implementation 
 Dr. Brain Kucey
  09:50 AM - 10:25 AM  Digital Workflow, Feather-Edge and Zirconia Ceramic Margins?  Dr. Carlo Poggio
  10:25 AM - 10:55 AM  AM Coffee Break  
  10:55 AM - 11:25 AM  Adjunctive Neuromodulator Therapy in the
 Prosthodontic Practice
 Dr. Elena H. Kucey
  11:25 AM - 11:30 AM Guest Speaker  
  11:25 AM - 11:55 AM  Maxillary Implant Overdentures: What do we know?  Dr. Eva Anadioti
  11:55 AM - 12:00 PM  Fellow / Discusser  
  12:05 PM - 12:35 PM  Digital Design for Ideal Emergence  Dr. Dean Vafiadis
  12:35 PM - 12:40 PM   Fellow / Discusser  
  12:40 PM - 12:50 PM   2021 Annual Meeting Preview  
   

Daily


*Requires Additional Ticket Purchase
** Requires Advance Registration and Additional Ticket Purchase

07:00 AM - 10:00 AM

 *Accompanying Spouse/Guest Hospitality Room
 Breakfast: Wednesday - Saturday
 

Exhibits remain open during the scientific sessions.
Highlighted times:


Exhibit Set up: Wednesday, May 13th - 7:00am - 10:00am

Wednesday, May 13

AM Break 10:30am-11:00am 
Exhibit Meet and Greet 3:00pm-5:00pm
 
Thursday, May 14
Continental Breakfast 7:00am-8:00am
AM Coffee Break 10:45am-10:20am 
 
Friday, May 15
Continental Breakfast 7:00am-8:00am
AM Coffee Break 10:25am-10:55am
 
Saturday, May 16
Continental Breakfast 7:00am-8:00am
AM Coffee Break 10:25am-10:55am 

Exhibit Breakdown: Saturday, May 16, 2020 (12:50 pm - session adjourns)- exhibitors may start to breakdown after AM coffee break