Academy of Prosthodontics
2021 Program Schedule Overview
Changing Paradigms in Clinical Practice
May 26 - 29, 2021
Four Seasons Hotel - Denver, Colorado

Tuesday, May 25, 2021

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 26, 2021

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 - 11:00 AM  *Accompanying Spouse/Guest Activity "Floral Arrangement Workshop" 
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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 - 02:15 PM
 
 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
06:30 PM - 09:00 PM
 

 **Louis Blatterfein Welcome Dinner - Advance Registration Required
 Location: Bigsby's Folly

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Thursday, May 27, 2021

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 - 1:00 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
       
0:30 PM - 8:30 PM
 **Group Outing / Dinner - Advance Registration Required
 Location: Denver Botanical Gardens


Friday, May 28, 2021

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
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM  *Accompanying Spouse/Guest Outing "Downtown Denver Walking Food Tour"
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  08:00 AM - 08:30 AM  The Use of 3D Resources to Enhance Learning
 in Prosthodontics
Dr. Charles Goodacre
  08:35 AM - 09:20 AM  Cone Beam CT's “Like a Box of Chocolates-
 You Never Know What You're Gonna Get!"
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 - 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 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 Four Seasons Hotel


Saturday, May 29, 2021

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  How many Implants do we really need? Dr. Frank Tuminelli
  08:30 AM - 08:35 AM  Fellow / Discusser  
  08:35 AM - 09:15 AM  Dental Implant Design, Do Changes Improve Performance? 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  Knife-Edge 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
  11:30 AM - 12:00 AM  Maxillary Implant Overdentures: What do we Know? Dr. Eva Anadioti
  12:00 AM - 12:05 PM  Fellow / Discusser  
  12:05 PM - 12:35 PM  Digital Design for Ideal Emergence Profile Dr. Dean Vafiadis
  12:35 PM - 12:40 PM  Fellow / Discusser  
  12:40 PM - 12:50 PM  2022 Annual Meeting Preview  
   
 PROGRAM - SUBJECT TO CHANGE

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 26th - 7:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Wednesday, May 26
 
AM Break 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM 
Exhibit Meet and Greet 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
 
Thursday, May 27
Continental Breakfast 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
AM Coffee Break 10:45 AM - 11:20 AM
 
Friday, May 28
Continental Breakfast 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
AM Coffee Break 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
 
Saturday, May 29
Continental Breakfast 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
AM Coffee Break 10:25 AM - 10:55 AM 

Exhibit Breakdown: Saturday, May 29, 2020 (12:50 PM - session adjourns)
Exhibitors may start to breakdown after AM coffee break