Nominations and Elections
Information about the election of AAP and ABP leaders.
The candidate campaign period runs from January 1 through June 30, 2018.
The intent of the guidelines linked below is to encourage fair and open campaigning by AAP members on a level playing field, foster opportunities for candidates to educate their colleagues about the issues and about their experiences and views, and maintain dignified and courteous conduct appropriate to the image of the profession.
- Policy on Election of District Positions Candidates for Trustee Positions, Nominating Committee for the Officers of the Academy and Nominating Committee for the American Board of Periodontology
Interested in running for AAP or ABP office in next year's election? Learn more about the nomination process that allows members to submit a petition if they wish to be placed on the election ballot.
For More Information
Questions about AAP nominations and elections can be directed to:
Manager, Governance & Education
American Academy of Periodontology
800-282-4867, or 312-787-5518