Member practices across North America celebrated 2017 Orthodontic Staff Appreciation Week June 5-9, engaging in activities and recognition programs to highlight the contributions of orthodontic team members.

Through June 30, the AAO is accepting information and photo submissions from practices that observed Orthodontic Staff Appreciation Week 2017. Some submissions will be included in coverage of Staff Appreciation Week in the August issue of the Practice Management Bulletin and in an eBulletin during August.

To submit your practice’s Staff Appreciation Week story, click on the link below to the Celebration Publicity Form and follow all instructions on the page:

  • Write a short overview of your celebration;
  • Upload 1-5 photos;
  • Download and complete the release form, ensuring that a form has been signed by each person shown in photos that you plan to submit. Then, upload the signed forms.
    Access and Complete the Celebration Publicity Form

View Social Media Posts of Celebrations
The AAO compiled a Tagboard display of social media posts by member practices that posted about their celebrations on various social media outlets. More than 200 posts are included from all social platforms.
View the Tagboard Display