The Program Task Force of Education is led by the Vice President who may serve as Chair and assumes the role as Vice President-Elect in the year preceding the Annual Meeting. The Task Force is responsible for all aspects of the scientific program for the Annual Meeting, including soliciting and selecting papers. In conjunction with the National Office team, the Task Force will also provide feedback on exhibits, demonstrations, invited speakers and maintains communication about any local arrangements. Working with the CPCJ Editor and National Office, the Task Force also ensures that related meeting communications (i.e. Call for Abstracts, promotion and abstract reprints) are included appropriately in CPCJ.

2022 Key Objective:

The Program 2022 Task Force is a subgroup of the Education Committee and is tasked with setting the program for ACPA’s 79th Annual Meeting in Fort Worth, TX.

2022 Task Force Members:

  • Adriane L. Baylis, PhD, CCC-SLP, Columbus, OH (Chair)
  • Thomas J. Sitzman, MD, Phoenix, AZ (Co-Chair)
  • Meredith T. Albert, PhD, Chicago, IL
  • Kathryn Barbash, PsyD, Pittsburgh, PA
  • James J. Cray, PhD, Columbus, OH
  • Jean-Charles Doucet, DMD, MD, MSc, FRCDC, Halifax, NS
  • Emily R. Gallagher, MD, MPH, Seattle, WA
  • Michael S. Jaskolka, DDS, MD, FACS, Wilmington, NC
  • Hitesh Kapadia, DDS, PhD, Seattle, WA
  • Serena Kassam, DMD, West Vancouver, BC
  • Alison E. Kaye, MD, Kansas City, MO
  • Laura A. Monson, MD, Houston, TX
  • Snehlata Oberoi, BDS, MDS, DDS, San Francisco, CA
  • Soumya Padala, BDS, MDS, Chicago, IL
  • Melisande J. Ploutz, CPNP, Rochester, NY
  • Graham C. Schenck, PhD, CCC-SLP, St. Paul, MN
  • Emet D. Schneiderman, PhD, Dallas, TX
  • Jonathan R. Skirko, MD, MHPA, MPH, Salt Lake City, UT
  • John A. van Aalst, MD, Walton, KY
  • Sarah B. Vetter, MS, CCC-SLP, Chicago, IL
  • David J. Zajac, PhD, Chapel Hill, NC
  • John F. Caccamese, DMD, MD, FACS, Baltimore, MD (Ex-Officio)

2023 Key Objective:

The Program 2023 Task Force is a subgroup of the Education Committee and is tasked with setting the program for ACPA’s 80th Annual Meeting in Raleigh, NC.

2023 Task Force Members:

  • Oksana A. Jackson, MD, Philadelphia, PA (Chair)
  • Catharine B. Garland, MD, Madison, WI (Co-Chair)
  • Maureen Smith Andrews, MSN, Aurora, CO
  • Jill Arganbright, MD, Kansas City, MO
  • Lauren Beckett, Portland, OR
  • Azeez Butali, DDS, PhD, Iowa City, IA
  • Canice E. Crerand, PhD, Columbus, OH
  • Kelly N. Evans, MD, Seattle, WA
  • Brenda K. Fetter, Ma, CCC-SLP, Raymore, MO
  • Patrick K. Kelley, MD, Austin, TX
  • Richard E. Kirschner, MD, Columbus, OH
  • Mark A. Miller, MD, DMD, San Antonio, TX
  • Jessica Ogawa, Beechwood, OH
  • Bonnie L. Padwa, DMD, MD, Boston, MA
  • Eileen M. Raynor, MD, Durham, NC
  • Cory M. Resnick, MD, Boston, MA
  • Kathy A. Russell, DDS, MSc, Halifax, NS
  • Pradip R. Shetye, DDS, MDS, New York, NY
  • Michele G. Vidulich, PA-C, Morgantown, WV
  • Natalie R. Wombacher, MS, Tempe, AZ
  • Adriane L. Baylis, PhD, CCC-SLP, Columbus, OH (Ex-Officio)