Wendy’s Water Cooler Chat

ACPAACPA News, Water Cooler Chat

This year, I was named to the American Society for Association Executives’ (ASAE) Diversity + Inclusion Committee. Diversity and Inclusion has been a focus throughout my career. During my ACPA interview, I shared that I was most proud of my … Read More

Share Your Research Ideas with NIH/NIDCR


 The National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR) is pleased to launch NIDCR 2030, a strategic visioning initiative designed to advance dental, oral, and craniofacial research over the next 15 years. The Institute hopes to obtain the input of … Read More

#CPFImpact2017: 170 Gifts in 7 Days

ACPAACPA News, Family Services

The Cleft Palate Foundation (CPF) launched their inaugural social media fundraising campaign Monday, April 24th. The #CPFImpact2017 goal for this initiative is to have 170 gifts in 7 days. CPF has over 10,000 followers on Facebook who they anticipate will be … Read More

ACPA’s 2017 Visiting Scholar Update


The ACPA Visiting Scholar Program began in 1995 with the aim of providing selected professionals with educational experience in the comprehensive management of cleft and craniofacial anomalies. The program has successfully produced 23 scholars who had the potential to establish … Read More

Engage with ACPA

ACPAACPA News, Membership

ACPA members are part of a community that is working to create a world where individuals with oral cleft and craniofacial conditions thrive.  ACPA encourages all members to take advantage of the benefits of membership. If you aren’t participating, here … Read More

President’s Letter

ACPAACPA News, President's Letter

At ACPA’s 74th Annual Meeting in Colorado Springs, I shared on our motto – “Committed to Team Care.” Cleft teams represent some of the earliest coordinated teams for patient care with the earliest teams formed during the 1930s. Multi-specialty coordinated … Read More