Thursday, August 6th

4:00 pm
Room Check in starts at the University of Michigan

 Check in to your room at XXX.


4:00 – 8:00 pm
Registration for GORP begins 

 GORP meeting registration located in XXX


6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Welcome Reception

The Junge Center next to Michigan Stadium



Friday, August 7th

6:00 am – 8:00 AM
Breakfast for All Activities except Golf



6:15 am – 3:30 PM
Registration for GORP



7:00 AM – 3:15 PM
Golf at Stonebridge Golf Club?

Includes Breakfast & Lunch (back at hotel by 4 pm)?

7:00 AM – 2:30 PM
Bake Class at Zingerman’s

XXX (back to hotel by 4 pm)

About Zingerman’s

XXX Expect the unexpected. 



8:30 AM – 12:30 Pm
Canoe Trip at Gallup Park

Includes Lunch (back to hotel by 2:30) XXX

About City Museum

Expect the unexpected. City Museum is a hundred-year-old warehouse in downtown St. Louis in which artists have repurposed the pieces of old cities to build miles of tunnels, slides, climbers, bridges, and castles.  There are secret passages and grand galleries. Playgrounds and ball pits. A circus and a train. A rooftop school bus and a Ferris wheel. Fun for people of all ages!


4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Reception at AAO Headquarters

Cocktails and light snacks

6:00 PM – 6:15 PM
Group Photo at AAO Headquarters

Please wear your university t-shirts!

7:30 PM – 10:30 PM

 Sponsored by the AAO

11:15 PM – 11:30 PM
Arrive Back to Hotel


Saturday, July 27th

7:30 AM – 8:45 AM
Breakfast in Grand Ballroom at Union Station Hotel 


8:50 AM – 8:55 AM
Welcome to St. Louis – Dr. Ki Beom Kim, Dr. Courtney Ethington and Dr. Evan Perkins 


9:00 AM – 9:45 AM
Speaker 1 – Dr. Sean Carlson

“Five Simple Tenets for an Extraordinary Orthodontic Career”

Dr. Sean K Carlson is a Board Certified Orthodontist who received his dental degree from Harvard University in 1994. He received both his Orthodontic Specialty training and his Master of Science degree in Oral Biology from the University of California at San Francisco in 1998.

Dr. Carlson is an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Orthodontics at the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry. He has received several academic research awards including two American Association of Orthodontists Foundation Awards and has published numerous articles and abstracts in the orthodontic literature. He lectures nationally on a variety of clinical and theoretical subjects.  His primary focus is on using computer technology to improve the way we study, teach and practice orthodontics.

10:00 AM – 10:15 am
AAOF Presentation

 Dr. Keri Kenning


10:15 AM – 10:45 Am
Break/Vendor Fair



10:45 AM – 11:00 AM
AAO President

Dr. Gary Inman

11:15 AM – 12:00 PM
Speaker 2 – Dr. Neil Kravitz

“What I Wish I Knew Sooner”

Dr. Neal Kravitz received his dental degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine and completed a residency in orthodontics at University of Illinois Chicago. He has written articles for publication in AJO-DO, JCO, WJO, JADA, and Angle Orthodontist.

Dr. Kravitz lectures throughout the country and internationally on modern advancements in orthodontics. He has presented numerous times at the AAO, dental and orthodontic society meetings, and orthodontic residencies throughout the country, quickly building a reputation as one of the profession’s most dynamic and sought-after speakers.


12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Lunch/Vendor Fair



1:45 PM – 2:30 PM
Speaker 3 – Dr. Cole Johnson

“Confessions of a Bed-Wetter: How to Find, Embrace, and Market Your Identity as an Orthodontist”

Dr. Cole Johnson was born and raised Salem, Oregon, where he practices today. He attended Brigham Young University-Idaho and received his dental training from Oregon Health & Science University. Dr. Johnson completed his orthodontic residency at Virginia Commonwealth University and started his practice from scratch in 2012. He is married to his high school sweetheart and they are the parents of eight children. His many musical, sports and family exploits are vividly depicted on Facebook or Instagram.

Dr. Johnson has lectured throughout the country and is one of the most exciting personalities in orthodontics today.


2:45 PM – 3:00 PM
ABO President

 Dr. Nick Barone


3:15 PM – 4:00 PM
Speaker 4 – Dr. Greg Jorgensen 

“Q and A with Dr. J”

Dr. Greg Jorgensen is a board-certified orthodontist practicing in Rio Rancho, New Mexico. He received his undergraduate degree from BYU, his dental degree from Washington University in St. Louis, and his masters in orthodontics from the University of Iowa.

Dr. Jorgensen has served as the president of the both the RMSO and the New Mexico Association of Orthodontists. He served for 8 years on the AAO Committee on Technology and is currently serving on the Council on Communications.

Dr. Jorgensen has published numerous articles in the AJO-DO, the JCO, and Orthodontic Products magazine. He has been featured multiple times as a guest lecturer on the Practical Reviews in Orthodontics series and speaks nationally and internationally on website design, internet presence, social media, and reputation management.


4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Vendor Fair/Break 



6:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Grand Ballroom at Union Station Hotel


Sunday, July 28th

7:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Checkout of Hotel Rooms 

 Luggage may be stored in the Grand Ballroom.

7:30 AM – 8:45 AM
Breakfast in Grand Ballroom and Exhibits

 Please turn in raffle tickets!

8:45 AM – 9:00 AM
Raffle #1 

 Must be present to win!

9:00 AM – 9:45 AM
Speaker 5 – Dr. Maz Moshiri

 “Five pearls I wish I had known 10 years ago regarding Clear Aligner Treatment”

Orthodontics and a Fellow of the International College of Dentists.
Currently, he is a Clinical Assistant professor at Saint Louis University’s orthodontic residency program, with a focus on clinical oversight and lectures regarding Invisalign.

Dr. Moshiri is a lecturer for Align Technology, traveling internationally to educate orthodontists on the proper use of the appliance. He has also published scientific articles for Invisalign, in addition to peer-reviewed orthodontic journals on a variety of other orthodontic topics. Maz recently celebrated his 6th wedding anniversary. He and his wife have been blessed with two beautiful children.

10:00 AM – 10:15 am
Council for New and young Members

Dr. Trista Felty


10:15 AM – 10:45 Am
Break/Vendor Fair


11:00 AM – 11:45 AM
Speaker 6 – Dr. Andy Hayes

“Treating palatally impacted canines with the open eruption technique.”

Dr. Hayes received his B.S., D.D.S. and M.S.D. degrees from Indiana University. He treats all types of orthodontic cases with specific interests in Class II correction, impaction prevention and open eruption techniques, as well as pre-restorative and interdisciplinary orthodontic treatment. Dr. Andy Hayes worked in conjunction with American Orthodontics to develop the PowerScope Class II Corrector.  Dr. Hayes is a Clinical Instructor at the St. Louis University Department of Orthodontics and has presented lectures both nationally and internationally. He serves on the Editorial Advisory Board of Orthotown Magazine and maintains an active private practice near St. Louis.


11:45 AM – 12:00 PM
Raffle #2

 Must be present to win!


12:00 PM
Conclusion of GORP 2019