This year, the theme will be "Evolving the Dental Public Health Landscape: Interprofessional Practice and Value-Based Care." The colloquium will convene in San Antonio, TX on January 24 and 25, 2019. While a final agenda will be posted closer to the event, the preliminary times are as follows: Thursday, January 24th from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm and Friday, January 25th, from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm.
Planning partners include the American Association of Public Health Dentistry (AAPHD) and DentaQuest. Funding for this event is sponsored by a grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).
The American Institute of Dental Public Health (AIDPH) hosts an annual colloquium in conjunction with the American Association of Public Health Dentistry (AAPHD). The AIDPH promotes public health scholarship to dental public health scholars, dental public health advanced education students and residents through themed annual colloquia focusing on emerging subjects.
Nationally recognized speakers present research and educational initiatives for innovative public health applications. Dental public health residents are provided unique networking opportunities with speakers, attendees, and other residents. Panels and group discussions interweaved throughout the conference allow for shared ideas and collective impact. Colloquia topics have included dental public health informatics and precision public health. The colloquia are designed to encourage forward-thinking and interactive discussion in an interprofessional environment. Colloquia presentations are recorded and archived on the AIDPH website and on the AIDPH YouTube channel.
Click on the boxes to the right to view archived slides, presentations, and speaker information by year. You can also visit the AIDPH Facebook Page to view photos of previous colloquia.
Cancellation and Refund Policies
All cancellation requests must be submitted in writing and received in the AIDPH office no later than 5:00 p.m. CST, Monday, January 7, 2019, via email to Annaliese Cothron at firstname.lastname@example.org. Cancellations must be acknowledged in writing by an AAPHD or AIDPH staff member to be final. Telephone cancellations will not be accepted.
Cancellations received on or before January 7, 2019, will be refunded minus a 20% administrative fee. Cancellations received January 8, 2019, or later will not be refunded.
Refunds are processed four weeks after the Conference ends. “NO SHOWS” WILL BE CHARGED THE FULL REGISTRATION FEE. NO REFUNDS WILL BE ISSUED. NO EXCEPTIONS.
The conference hotel, the J.W. Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort and Spa, is completely booked for standard rooms all nights of the conference. There is no more availability for standard rooms within the hotel room block or at the hotel itself. If you have registered and need accommodations, below are a list of hotels within a 15-minute drive of the conference hotel.
- Candlewood Suites (closest hotel)
- Courtyard by Marriott **will provide shuttle service to and from the J.W. Marriott upon request
- Holiday Inn
- Hyatt Place
- Best Western Hill Country Suites
The hotels listed above typically have pricing at or below the GSA rate ($126 per night), but there are more hotels in this general vicinity to explore should these suggestions lack availability.