Current ROAAOMS Opportunities
- Support opportunities are coded with the following symbols:
- Annual meeting only
- Dental implant conference only
- Both annual meeting and dental implant conference
* Receive Double Priority Points
Resident and Faculty Support Opportunities
- Donald B. Osbon Award for Outstanding Educator
The Donald B. Osbon award recognizes an outstanding educator in the specialty who has been actively involved in clinical and/or laboratory research; has encouraged his residents and faculty to be actively involved in research; and has earned a reputation as an outstanding clinician, with the highest ethical and moral ideals of a professional.
Sole support: $2,000
- Faculty Educator Development Award
The FEDA was developed to encourage promising young oral and maxillofacial surgeons to choose a career in academia within the specialty, and promising young OMS faculty members who have been on faculty for up to five years to continue a career in academia. Each recipient receives an award of $120,000 over three years with a one-time payment of $10,000 to the institution where they serve. FEDA recipients must remain on faculty for at least six more years. Support the FEDA and the future leaders of the specialty with an award named for your company!
Sole support: $130,000
- JOMS Subscription for Senior OMS Residents
This opportunity provides senior residents with a one-year subscription to the esteemed Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery as they prepare to enter practice. The Journal is the association's monthly, juried publication providing comprehensive coverage of new technologies, important developments and innovative ideas in oral and maxillofacial surgery. Corporate supporter must provide a sticker indicating the support to be placed on the cover of each resident issue.
Sole support: $18,000
- OMS Reference Guide, 3rd Edition, 2013
The OMS Reference Guide is a pocket-sized, spiral bound guide that provides essential information on basic patient care and serves as a valuable tool to quickly obtain answers to questions that arise during treatment. In addition, the Guide serves as an organized resource for review of the material essential for practice in OMS and preparing for board certification. The Guide also provides information for residents to learn how AAOMS can assist them. The third edition will include expanded clinical information and will again be offered in both print and epub format, which can be downloaded to your handheld mobile device.
Sole support: $35,000
- Philip J. Boyne Memorial Scholarship Award
The purpose of the scholarship is to provide financial assistance to enable OMS residents to attend the annual AAOMS annual meeting and dental implant conference, increase resident participation at the national meetings and provide an educational opportunity for residents to expand knowledge and understanding of diagnosis and treatment planning relative to dental implant surgery.
Sole support: $50,000
- Resident Scientific Presentation Award
Resident Scientific Presentation Awards are given annually to oral and maxillofacial surgery residents selected on the basis of the quality of scientific manuscripts submitted for judging. Abstracts of the award-winning manuscripts will be presented at the AAOMS Annual Meeting. Awardees each receive $2,000 and an invitation to attend the awards recognition event. Residents in accredited or recognized oral and maxillofacial surgery training programs are encouraged to enter this award competition.
Sole support: $10,000