Dr. Sherman was nominated by members of the New Jersey Academy of Pediatric Dentistry to the position of Public Policy Advocate for Pediatric Dentistry in the state of New Jersey. This important position represents and promotes pediatric dental care for children throughout the state of New Jersey. In March, he will be trained in Washington, DC to learn more about his responsibilities. Dr. Sherman understands and looks forward to representing children throughout the state.
The vision of the AAPD is optimal health and care for infants and children through adolescence, including those with special health care needs. The Academy is the leader in representing the oral health interests of children. The Pediatric Dentist is a recognized primary oral health care provider and a resource for specialty referral.
The mission of the AAPD is to advocate policies, guidelines and programs that promote optimal oral health and oral health care for infants and children through adolescence, including those with special health care needs. The Academy serves and represents its membership in the areas of professional development and governmental and legislative activities. It is a liaison to other health care groups and the public.