AAPHD Standing Committees
The Association has four standing committees of the Board, and a Joint Reference Committee as prescribed by the bylaws. Other standing committees as may be established by the Board of Directors to support the purposes of the Association. A majority of all members of committees having the authority of the Board of Directors must be members of the Board of Directors.
The FINANCE COMMITTEE guides Association activities related to its financial affairs.
MEMBERSHIP & ETHICS COMMITTEE
The MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEE plans and conducts recruitment activities for new members, and periodically assesses the needs for current members.
The BYLAWS COMMITTEE periodically reviews the AAPHD bylaws to ensure that it appropriately meets the needs of the Association and its members, and maintains compliance of the Association as the sponsoring organization for the American Board of Dental Public Health.
The NOMINATIONS COMMITTEE consists of the President-Elect and additional members appointed by the Board of Directors. Members of the Nominations Committee are not eligible to stand for election to the Board or an Officer position during their one-term on the Nominations Committee. Nomination Committee members may serve no more than two (2) consecutive terms in office.
JOINT REFERENCE COMMITTEE
The President-Elect and the chair of each of the Association's councils shall serve on the JOINT REFERENCE COMMITTEE. The Joint Reference Committee is responsible for bringing matters to the attention of the Association's Board of Directors of concerns to the councils and making recommendations to the Board of Directors.
The Association has four Councils: the Council of Educational Affairs, the Council on Practice, the Council on Legislation, and the Council on Publications.
Any AAPHD member willing to serve on a Council may volunteer by calling or emailing the AAPHD National Office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
COUNCIL ON PRACTICE
COUNCIL ON PUBLICATIONS
COUNCIL ON LEGISLATION
AAPHD Task Forces
The Board of Directors may appoint advisory or ad hoc committees or task forces as are necessary or appropriate to support the purposes of the Association.
ASSOCIATE MEMBER TASK FORCE
GOVERNANCE TASK FORCE
ETHICS TASK FORCE
DPH DEFINITION TASK FORCE