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Annual Meeting Free Whole Day Session

in Rick Rader MD, Articles, Info Blast

The AADMD Board announces a whole day free session on Saturday, May 14, 2011 in Hartford, CT during the annual meeting.  The meeting will be held at the Marriott Hotel in Ballroom D.

Abstracts in Developmental Dentistry

in H. Barry Waldman DDS MPH PhD, Articles

Meurs D, Rutten M, de Jongh A. Does information about patients who are intellectually disabled translate into better cooperation during dental visits? Spec Care Dentist. 2010;30:200-5.

Abstracts in Developmental Dentistry

in H. Barry Waldman DDS MPH PhD, Articles

Weil TN, Inglehart MR. Dental education and dentists' attitudes and behavior concerning patients with autism. J Dent Educ. 2010;74(12):1294-307.

Health Disparities Consensus Statement

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Consensus Statement on Health Disparities for Persons with Neurodevelopmental Disorders and Intellectual Disabilities

The American Academy of Developmental Medicine and Dentistry (AADMD) advocates for the improvement of health outcomes for persons with neurodevelopmental disorders and intellectual disabilities (ND/ID). The AADMD proposes the following consensus statement to address health disparities for persons with neurodevelopmental disorders and intellectual disabilities.

This consensus statement addresses two issues:

Abstracts in Developmental Dentistry

in H. Barry Waldman DDS MPH PhD, Articles

Glassman P. A review of guidelines for sedation, anesthesia, and alternative interventions for people with special needs. Special Care in Dentistry 2009;29(1):9-16.

The Natural History of Aging in Cornelia de Lange Syndrome

in Ned Rapp MD, Articles

Article Summary:

The Natural History of Aging in Cornelia de Lange Syndrome
Article Reviewed and Summarized By Ned Rapp, MD

Original Article Citation: Am. J of Med. Genetics Part C (Seminars in Medical Genetics) 145C:248–260 (2007)

Good Synopsis of the Special Olympics Health Symposium

in Rick Rader MD, Articles

The following article from July 13, 2010 is a good synopsis of the Special Olympics Health Symposium.


Health Experts To Discuss Ways To Improve Wellbeing Of People With Intellectual Disabilities
13 Jul 2010

Following comprehensive health care reform passed earlier this year and on the eve of the 20th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, Special Olympics has organized a health symposium to explore the current state of health for people with intellectual disabilities and ways to improve their access to care.

Abstracts in Developmental Dentistry

in H. Barry Waldman DDS MPH PhD, Articles

Estrella MR, Boynton JR. General dentistry's role in the care for children with special needs: a review. General Dentistry 2010;58(3):222-9.

2010 AADMD Nurse of the Year

in Allen Wong DDS EdD, Articles

Nomination of AADMD Nurse of the Year

Gerri Collins-Bride, RN, MS,ANP
Clinical Professor and Vice Chair
Dept of Community Health Systems
-University of California, San Francisco

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