American Cleft Palate - Craniofacial Association

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Evaluations for ACPA’s Annual Meeting

Evaluations for ACPA’s 74th Annual Meeting are now available online. All attendees must complete the online evaluation to receive continuing education credits.

President’s Letter

As I write this, we are preparing for our Annual trip to Colombia to provide care for some of the country’s many underprivileged who are affected by facial differences: some children and some adult.

Wendy’s Water Cooler Chat

In this issue, ACPA Executive Director Wendy-Jo Toyama summarizes her time spent attending the 13th International Congress on Cleft Lip/Palate and Related Craniofacial Anomalies in Chennai, India.

The Smile Team Visits Raleigh, NC with a Gift for CPF

The Cleft Palate Foundation recently enjoyed a visit with Jordan Thorp of Gainesville, Florida and The Smile Team. When Jordan’s cousin was born with a cleft lip nine years ago, she decided to raise awareness and funds in her local community to provide care for children born internationally with clefts.

CPF Silent Auction Preview

Donated gifts from CPF supporters are arriving daily and will be on display for the CPF Silent Auction. This year’s auction will take place during the Annual Gala at ACPA’s 74th Annual Meeting, 6:30 - 9:30 pm on Thursday, March 16 at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs.

Changing Perspectives at ACPA’s 74th Annual Meeting

The American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association’s 74th Annual Meeting will be held in Colorado Springs, CO, March 13-18, 2017. This year’s event will focus on Changing Perspectives while exploring advances in research, clinical, and team-driven care of patients.