Dental Editor Service Award

Presented by: American Association of Dental Editors & Journalists and
ADA Council on Communications


The ADA Council on Communications joins with the American Association of Dental Editors & Journalists (AADEJ) to present the annual Dental Editor Service Award. This award recognizes continuous service as an editor of a tripartite constituent and/or component publication, including fulfillment of all appropriate responsibilities and duties in five-year increments (beginning with the 10th year) as of the date of hire. Editors marking their 10-, 15-, or 20- (or more) year anniversary this year would qualify.


Recipients will receive a certificate at the AADEJ Annual Conference on Tuesday, September 18, 2018. This conference is held annually in conjunction with the ADA Annual Session. This year, the conference will; be held in Honolulu, HI. Notice of the recipients will be made in appropriate ADA publications and the AADEJ Editors Newsletter.


All editors (including executive, associate, managing and contributing editors of tripartite dental societies of American Student Dental Association publications) are eligible.

Entry Requirements

The nominee's name, date of appointment or hire, the name of the nominee's dental society and the title of the publication edited by the nominee must be provided in a letter on society letterhead stationary, signed by the society's president and executive director to attest to the validity of the required information. Editors may self-nominate, with the required information and signatures. Nominators must provide their name, mailing address and telephone number, and the name and address of the nominee.

Entry Submission Deadline

Entries for each award must be received at the American Association of Dental Editors & Journalists, 750 N Lincoln Memorial Dr, Ste 422, Milwaukee, WI 53202 by Monday, June 6, 2016.

For More Information

Contact the American Association of Dental Editors & Journalists at 414.272.2759.