About Membership

Membership benefits, member types, and frequently asked questions.

BECOME A MEMBER

What is your "why?"

Discover how AAOSH can change your career, help you become a better clinician, and impact the lives of all your patients. Do this while connecting with a community of like-minded people from all allied health fields. 

Learn to prioritize collaborative patient care 

Provide testing that changes the trajectory of your patients’ lives

Keep patients coming back to your practice

Where should I start?

Understanding the role oral health plays in total body health is critical in changing the way you practice medicine. Understanding the resources available to you and how your team can implement those resources are just the first steps to becoming a change-maker in your community. 

Where do I go from here?

Through education, testing, and collaboration, you will embark on your journey to elevated patient care by improved knowledge of total body health. AAOSH members are running practices that save lives. You have the ability to SAVE LIVES. Hygienists, coaches, doctors, or anyone in between: prepare to arm yourself with oral and systemic education that will impact your life as much as give you the ability to impact your patients' lives.

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Our mission is to revolutionize interdisciplinary healthcare by uniting medicine and dentistry to empower a higher quality of life.

 

AAOSH promotes medical and dental partnerships, building closer ties between allied health professionals and improving interdisciplinary communication and professional referral relationships. AAOSH invites all health professionals and members of the healthcare community at large to increase their understanding of the many relationships between the mouth and the body, and to become actively involved with us in changing the public and professional attitudes and awareness related to the many oral-systemic connections.

Benefits of Membership

By becoming a member of the American Academy for Oral Systemic Health, you can belong to a community of like-minded people, where you'll find support, advice, inspiration, and answers to create a lasting impact on your career and practice. Our membership allows for complete oral-systemic education so you can provide your patients and/or team with the care they deserve! 

 

Types of Membership

 

Professional Member ($249 /year) - Holders of professional degrees and healthcare licenses allowing independent practice, researchers, university instructors. Includes: dentists, physicians, ARNPs, etc.

Associate Member ($99 /year) - Team members of healthcare related offices & practices, including dental hygienists, nurses, physicians’ assistants, etc.

Company/Business Member ($149 /year) - Membership for for corporate representatives and other individuals that do not fit within the parameters of Professional, Associate, or Student memberships.

Faculty Member ($49 /year) - Membership for any faculty in a graduate level or health profession school including: dentistry, medicine, chiropractic, dental hygiene, physicians assistant, nursing, pharmacy, physical therapy, MBA, MPH, etc.

Student Member ($0/year) - Membership for any person presently enrolled as a full-time student in a graduate level or health profession school including: dentistry, medicine, chiropractic, dental hygiene, physicians assistant, nursing, pharmacy, physical therapy, MBA, MPH, etc. **must register with a valid university email**

Referral Program

  • Receive 50% off next year’s annual membership fee when one referred colleague joins.
  • Receive 100% off next year's annual membership fee when two referred colleagues join.

Do you know anyone who would benefit from…

  1. an oral systemic community of like-minded people?
  2. support, advice, inspiration, and answers to their practices’ challenges?
  3. improving their gold standard of patient care?
  4. advanced Core Curriculum E-learning for CE/CME credits?

It’s time you are rewarded for connecting more people with oral systemic health! We know you are passionate about providing optimal care for your patients.

Help spread the word to continue to change the narrative! Together we will encourage collaborative knowledge and solution for the next generation of medicine and dentistry.

Share the endless opportunities our membership offers, and receive up to 100% OFF your annual membership fee!

Email admin@aaosh.org with the names of your referrals to receive this benefit!

Belong to a Community

Build lasting ties with members who have the same interests and business concerns as you. 

Where you can find support, advice, inspiration, and answers.

Establish Lasting Relationships

Learn from and collaborate with MDs, DOs, RHDs, Chiropractors, NPs, Functional Medicine.... all in one place!

An opportunity you can't get anywhere else.

AAOSH Core Curriculum

Build skills to up your job performance and become an invaluable resource to your employers and patients. Focused topics include Periodontal Disease and Biofilm Diseases of the Mouth, Cancer and Autoimmune Disorders, Genetics, Metabolic Health, Adult and Pediatric Airway, and more. View all Core Curriculum Topics here.

Experience oral-systemic education you will not get anywhere else.

FREE 2 MONTH TRIAL

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Communication Tools

Communication tools for coaching your patients to total body health.

Tools to improve the health of your patients.

Continuing Education Credit

CE and CME available. Oral Systemic Education, live and on demand. Anytime, anywhere!

More credit than you need in one year - all in one place! 

How do you get these benefits?

Graphic Resources

Exclusive access to dozens of graphics and training tools for the office and communicating
to your patients about their oral systemic health needs.

Core Curriculum E-Learning

12+ Live and recorded webinars per year, all available for 1 CE credit each. Plus exclusive access to the entire webinar archive of over 80 webinars! Including CE tracking for those webinars. Get all your CE needs met with one year of membership!

View Webinars

Fellowship Program

Engage in advanced oral systemic education and be highlighted as an expert in oral systemic health. Three distinct levels for continual growth and recognition.

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Networking

Private member forums for year-round networking and collaboration. AAOSH also holds two events per year, Collaboration Cures and Hot Topics in Oral Systemic Health, bringing networking, learning, and collaboration opportunities across the US.

Member Directory

Networking within your local area to locate oral systemic providers.

View Directory

Learn

Learn strategies and techniques to manage your patients better and increase revenue for the office while helping patients get healthy.

Special Offers

Special rates for attending all AAOSH sessions, exclusive deals on Virtual BaleDoneen Preceptorship, specials through our AAOSH Sponsor products and testing.

Membership Certificate

Display your certificate in your office to showcase your commitment to oral-systemic education

AAOSH Connect

A Monthly newsletter featuring articles, news, and updates. AAOSH members have the opportunity to write for Connect, sharing research, methods, and stories.

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Membership Types

Professional Member ($249 /year) - Holders of professional degrees and healthcare licenses allowing independent practice, researchers, university instructors. Includes: dentists, physicians, ARNPs, etc.

Associate Member ($99 /year) - Team members of healthcare related offices & practices, including dental hygienists, nurses, physicians’ assistants, etc.

Company/Business Member ($149 /year) - Membership for for corporate representatives and other individuals that do not fit within the parameters of Professional, Associate, or Student memberships.

Faculty Member ($49 /year) - Membership for any faculty in a graduate level or health profession school including: dentistry, medicine, chiropractic, dental hygiene, physicians assistant, nursing, pharmacy, physical therapy, MBA, MPH, etc.

Student Member ($0 /year) - Membership for any person presently enrolled as a full-time student in a graduate level or health profession school including: dentistry, medicine, chiropractic, dental hygiene, physicians assistant, nursing, pharmacy, physical therapy, MBA, MPH, etc. *must register with valid university email*

BECOME A MEMBER

 

Membership FAQ's

Have a question that is not on this list? Please contact us.

Your AAOSH membership lasts one year from your sign-up date. Our memberships are set to auto-renew, and we'll send you reminder emails in the weeks leading up to your renewal, so you have plenty of time to update your payment information or cancel your membership if you desire.
When you sign up as a new member of AAOSH or renew your membership, you'll receive a membership certificate in your email when you sign up. If you did not receive your certificate within 24 hours of signing up, email admin@aaosh.org.

There are two reasons a person will not show up in the member directory.

1. You do not have an active AAOSH membership

2. You have not registered for Schedule Widget, our Member Directory partner.

To rectify either situation, please log in and visit the account page, where you’ll be able to either update your credit card information, edit your profile, or register for Schedule Widget.

All webinars are recorded and available to watch within your membership dashboard (click here). Webinars 2016 and on are available for continuing education credit.

From 2016 going forward, members who access webinar recordings will be able to earn CE credit. A code will automatically populate on your Member Profile under "My CE credits".

 
Yes.