Access the Webinars


The 2020 AADR Fall Focused Symposium consisted of 4 webinars held over 5 consecutive weeks with the topic of Science for the Next Century - Deep Phenotyping. Individuals could pay for registration to attend the sessions live and have access to the sessions on demand. Registrants have continued access to the webinar recordings within our IADR Webinar Connect platform. The full series will be included in the IADR CE On Demand Library as a member benefit in January, 2021. 

2020 AADR FFS Schedule

Session 1: Wednesday, October 21, 2020  5 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. EDT

Moderator: J. Timothy Wright, AADR Immediate Past President, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  • Topic: Genomic Ascertainment With Deep Phenotyping
    Speaker: Leslie G. Biesecker, National Human Genome Research Institute, Bethesda, Md.
  • Topic: Caries Phenotype
    Speaker: Kimon Divaris, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Session 2: Wednesday, October 28, 2020  5 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. EDT

Moderator: Jacques Nör, AADR President-elect, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

  • Topic: Periodontal Disease Phenotypes
    Speaker: Jim Beck, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Topic: 3D Imaging for Syndrome Diagnosis
    • Clinical Components
      Speaker: Ophir Klein, University of California, San Francisco
    • Morphometric and Computational Components
      Speaker: Benedikt Hallgrimsson, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Session 3: Wednesday, November 4, 2020  5 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. EST

Moderator: Jane Weintraub, AADR Vice-president, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  • Topic: Amelogenesis Imperfecta and Oral Pathology Phenotypes
    Speaker: J. Timothy Wright, AADR Immediate Past President, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Topic: Omics and 3D Facial Analysis Phenotyping
    Speaker: Janice Lee, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, Bethesda, Md.

Session 4: Wednesday, November 18, 2020  5 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. EST

Moderator: Mark Herzberg, AADR President, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis

  • Topic: Deep Sequencing of Enterococcus faecalis to Uncover Bacterial Phenotypes Reflecting Native Habitats
    Speaker: Michael Gilmore, Harvard University, Boston, Mass.
  • Topic: Multi-omics Approaches to Understanding Caries Microbiology
  • Speaker: Anna Edlund, J. Craig Venter Institute, La Jolla, Calif.

Accessing the Webinars

The AADR Fall Focused Symposium webinars are part of the IADR Webinar Connect platform. Registered attendees can access the webinars by going to Registrants will need to log in using the "My Account" link in the navigation to access the ticketed webinars. Any questions on access and registering for the AADR Fall Focused Symposium can be directed to

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Refund Policy


Cancellations must be made in writing by the deadline date; telephone cancellations will NOT be accepted. Refunds or credits will not be given for failure to attend, late arrival, unattended events or early departure.


Cancellation must be made in writing to 24 hours prior to the start of each webinar to receive a refund.


Refunds due to overpayment or changes to an existing registration (such as from non-member to member rates) will be subject to a $20 processing fee.


AADR does not allow meeting registration substitutions. Registration fees may not be transferred to another person. Delegates unable to attend the meeting after having paid must cancel his/her registration. The new delegate must then register separately and the pay the appropriate registration fee.


AADR reserves the right to review each registration for the appropriateness of the selected registration category and make any necessary corrections. For example, a full-time faculty member that chooses the Student rate will be corrected upon review. AADR reserves the right to charge his/her credit card the difference in registration fees.