March 15 , 2019 The Hyatt Regency, Chicago In 2019 the American Academy of Cariology will hold its third annual conference as a back to back meeting with the ADEA Annual Meeting....

The second annual conference of the American Academy of Cariology (AAC) was held in conjunction with the annual CAMBRA (Caries Management by Risk Assessment) Coalition meeting, which took place on Friday August 17, 2018. The topic was -- Dental Caries Progress – Sugar or Bacterial...

Much research is in progress around the world on dental caries. This ranges from fundamental studies about the microbiome to applied translational studies on caries management technologies and procedures....

Foster transdisciplinary partnerships by organizing a task force to address the caries crisis in underserved children and adults that includes working with industry, ADEA, AADR and IADR, ADA, AAPD, AAPHD, NIDCR and other appropriate organizations....

It is important to understand the definition of ‘inter-professional collaboration in healthcare’ in order to engage the appropriate stakeholders. The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation described the goal of this collaboration as being a way to “improve coordination, communication and ultimately the quality and safety of...

The management strategies we select for the management of dental caries have largely been framed by the lens through which we look at the disease. Dentists have long viewed dental caries management utilizing the surgical tenants clearly described by dentistry’s “Grandfather”, Greene Vardiman Black....

The main premise behind the presentation was that our current system for treating dental caries is too expensive and not very effective, because it doesn’t appropriately address the underlying causes of the disease. The presentation reviewed five vantage points...