ACPA Announces 2020 Award Winners

Alexis GiannattasioACPA News

Chapel Hill, N.C., March 31, 2020 – The American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association (ACPA) is pleased to announce the 2020 Award Winners. ACPA’s awards recognize individuals for their dedication to research, care and the community. The 2020 award winners are: Honors … Read More

ACPA Exhibitor Spotlight: UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital

Alexis GiannattasioACPA News

At University of Florida Health in Gainesville, our chief of pediatric neurosurgery, Lance Governale, MD, co-directs the multidisciplinary craniosynostosis program with pediatric craniofacial plastic surgeon Jessica Ching, MD. The UF Health Craniofacial Center has nearly 500 actively managed patients at … Read More

ACPA Visiting Scholar Applications Due April 15, 2020

Alexis GiannattasioACPA News

Applications for ACPA’s 2021 Visiting Scholar Program are now being accepted. Submit an application by April 15, 2020. The ACPA Visiting Scholar Program selects a cleft and craniofacial care provider from a developing country to travel to the United States … Read More

Annual Meeting Update from ACPA

Alexis GiannattasioACPA News

ACPA’s Board of Directors and National Office Team have been working to address the Annual Meeting cancellation and ongoing COVID-19 situation. Thank you for your patience and commitment to ACPA during this time. As of March 18th, the Hilton Portland … Read More

ACPA National Office Team Response to COVID-19

Alyssa KirkmanACPA News

ACPA will enable social distancing practices and arrange for the National Office Team to work remotely beginning Monday, March 16, 2020 until further notice. This decision was made in response to the current climate, locally and nationally, and challenges of … Read More

ACPA’s Annual Meeting is Canceled

Alyssa KirkmanACPA News

It is with a heavy heart that we share that due to the Governor’s ban of large gatherings in Oregon and ongoing concerns and uncertainty surrounding COVID-19 (coronavirus), ACPA’s Annual Meeting scheduled March 31-April 4, 2020 in Portland, OR has … Read More

ACPA Statement on COVID-19 and the Annual Meeting

Alexis GiannattasioACPA News

March 12, 2020 Update: ACPA’s Annual Meeting is canceled. March 11, 2020 Update: We appreciate everyone’s patience as the Board considers this difficult decision.  We know by the volume of emails and calls that there are questions. There are ACPA … Read More