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Top 10 From the AAO Annual Session

Top 10 AAO 2020 Annual Session

Top 10 From the MSO Ad Interim Meeting

Top 10 MSO Ad Interim Meeting 2020

MSO Leadership at the
MSO Ad Interim in March in St. Louis

(left to right)  Mike Durbin, Ali Fallgatter,  Spencer Pope, Mark Dake, Nellie Kim-Weroha, David Gehring, Deb Lien, Dennis Sommers, Daniel Keith, Ryan Van Laecken, Fabio Pinheiro, Mike LaFerla, Scott Arbit, Kristi Burmenister, and Jackie Miller

MSO Leadership at the AAO 
Professional Advocacy Conference, Washington, DC

Prof Advocacy 2020

(left to right front)  Drs. Kevin Horner, Eloisa Garcia, Lisa Kwarteng, Deb Lien, Daniel Keith, Scott Arbit, Ginny Mennemeyer, Ara Goshgarian, Emily Willett, Michael LaFerla, Mike Durbin
(left to right back) Drs. Steven Dent, Peter Durbin, Dennis Sommers, Todd Thayer. Jacob Keller 

MSO Leaders Kick Up Heels at
2020 AAO Leadership Development Conference
in Austin

Leadership 2020

These MSO component and emerging leaders participated in the 2020 American Association of Orthodontists Leadership Development Conference held directly before the AAO Winter Meeting: (front row left to right) Drs. 
Doug Barden - Wisconsin, Scott Arbit - Wisconsin, Alisa Madson - Minnesota, John Firth - Missouri, David Sander - Missouri, Nellie Kim‐Weroha - Minnesota, Molly Kopf - Nebraska, Nate VanLaecken - South Dakota, Emer Ehlis - North Dakota. (back row left to right) Chris Wermerson - South Dakota, Robert Ward - Manitoba, Nick Smith - Iowa, Kristi Burmeister - MSO Executive Director, Eric Barnes - Illinois, Mike Durbin - MSO Trustee, and Daniel Keith - North Dakota. Also attending was University of Illinois - Chicago resident Peter Durbin.

MSO Press Release & Top 10 from MSO Annual Session

MSO Press Release 10.26.19
Top 10 MSO Annual Session October 2019.pdf

2019-2020 MSO Board

MSO Board10.2019
From L to R - Front: Drs. Keri Barrow, Nellie Kim-Weroha, Spencer Pope, Scott Arbit, Kevin Denis, Dan Keith
Back: Drs. Emily Willett, David Gehring, Ali Fallgatter, Michael LaFerla, Mark Dake, Mike Durbin

Osborne receives Shepard Award

Dr. James Osborne received the MSO's 2019 Earl E. Shepard Distinguished Service Award at the MSO Business Meeting in October. Read more about Osborne

Delegates to AAO House of Delegates 2019

MSO 2019 Delegation
(L to R) Ali Fallagtter, Daniel Keith, Dennis Sommers, Ryan VanLaecken, Nellie Kim-Weroha, Brent Larson (AAO president) Mark Dake, Spencer Pope, Kim Stafford, Deb Lien, Kristi Burmeister (MSO Executive Director) Kevin Denis, Mike Durbin

Top 10 from AAO Annual Session May 2019

Top 10 AAO Annual Session 2019 in Los Angeles