ACPA Announces 2017 Board of Directors


Chapel Hill, NC – September 19, 2016 – The American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association (ACPA) is pleased to announce the results of the election for the 2017 Board of Directors. “It is a period of growth for ACPA. I am honored … Read More

Exhibitor Spotlight: Smile Train

ACPAACPA News, ACPA's Annual Meeting

Smile Train: Changing The World One Smile At A Time Sponsored Post Smile Train is an international children’s charity with a sustainable approach to a single, solvable problem: cleft lip and palate. Millions of children in developing countries with untreated … Read More

Wendy’s Water Cooler Chat

ACPAACPA News, Water Cooler Chat

This month, I attended the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) Annual Meeting for the second time. As a CAE certified association professional, it is so powerful to join a group that shares my passion for working in associations. It is a powerful reminder … Read More

President’s Letter

ACPAACPA News, President's Letter

“It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see.” ― Henry David Thoreau September is Craniofacial Acceptance Month. Amidst the overabundance of so-called “awareness” months and other initiatives to raise consciousness of the differences and the challenges faced … Read More

ACPA and CPF Spread Cleft and Craniofacial Awareness

Alyssa KirkmanACPA News

Chapel Hill, N.C. — July 7, 2016 — The American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association (ACPA) and Cleft Palate Foundation (CPF) are raising awareness of cleft lip and/or cleft palate this July. Established by AmeriFace and cleftAdvocate, July is National Cleft and … Read More