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Virtual Annual Business Meeting and Orthodontic GEMS Presentation


Join your OAO Colleagues for our Annual Business Meeting and Orthodontic GEMS evening on Wednesday, May 26, 2021, from 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm.  

Our evening starts with the Annual Business Meeting hosted by your President Shervin Abbaszadeh followed by 3 informative GEMS presentations. Orthodontic GEMS are ideas and/or approaches that have made our colleagues' professional life easier and more enjoyable. These presentations will be hosted by Dr. Richard Marcus.


Past Event - November 12, 2020 - Virtual OAO Fall Business Meeting and Special Presentation

Join your OAO colleagues for our Annual Fall Business Meeting, hosted by OAO President, Dr. Shervin Abbaszadeh.  Following the OAO Business meeting, we will hear from AAO President, Dr. Chris Roberts, on how the AAO is providing their members with the information and services they need to successfully navigate the on-going COVID crisis. Bring your questions, you’ll have an opportunity to dialogue with Dr. Roberts.  After the session, we will have an informal networking session for those who wish to talk about hot Ortho topics!

2019 Spring Business Meeting

Add to Calendar 05/23/2019 06:00 PM America/Toronto 2019 Spring Business Meeting The Changing Role and Challenges of Regulation in Ontario in the 21st Century. The Westin Prince, Toronto1440


OAO Members, join us for the Spring Business Meeting on May 23, 2019, at the Westin Prince Hotel. 

Session: The Changing Role and Challenges of Regulation in Ontario in the 21st

Guest Speaker: Irwin Fefergrad, CS., BA., BCL., LLB

2019 Fall Business Meeting - Nov 14

OAO Members, join us for the OAO Fall Business Meeting on November 14, 2019, at the Sheraton Centre Toronto. An evening event including a presentation by Beverly Beuermann-King on 7 Mental Health Secrets To Help Your Dental Practice Thrive.

The workplace can be a strong contributor to mental well-being, giving the opportunity to feel productive and achieve potential. Yet, a dental practice can often be a very stressful environment, leaving team members feeling like they are constantly juggling and not often fully engaged in what they are doing. Taking them off their path to success.

2018 Fall Business Meeting

OAO Member – two fantastic options to participate in the Business Meeting Luncheon on September 14, 2018 at the Fairmont Royal York in Toronto - 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm.

1) Register and attend the 2018 GLAO / MASO Annual Session: Take 2:  GLAO & MASO Present: REEL  SMILES

September 13 -16, 2018, Fairmont Royal York, Toronto


2017 Spring Business Meeting

OAO Members, join us for the Spring Business Meeting on March 30, 2017 at the Sheraton Centre. An evening event including a presentation by Dr. Dale Anne Featheringham, President of the Great Lakes Association of Orthodontics.

Invitation to OAO Members: Our colleagues at the Toronto Orthodontic Club, welcome you to attend their full-day Spring Lecture at the same hotel, the following day, on March 31, 2017. If you are interested, register on their website.