AADOM Fellowship (FAADOM)

Becoming a Fellow of the American Association of Dental Office Management shows your commitment to excellence!

The Professional Distinction for Practice Administrators

Join the AADOM Fellowship

Do you have what it takes to become a FAADOM?

Becoming an AADOM Fellow, (FAADOM), is a detailed process that requires an investment in time and commitment. The investment is well worth the outcome!

AADOM Fellowship is the first level of our distinction program where you can prove yourself and others your commitment to excellence.

What's In It For You to Become an AADOM Fellow?

Induction

At every AADOM Conference, we induct our members into the Fellowship Program. That’s right, a traditional cap and gown ceremony as you receive your award.

Validation

Being a Fellow distinguishes your skills and leadership from the competition. AADOM Fellows are recognized in the industry as the best of the best in what they do.

Camaraderie

AADOM Fellows form a lasting bond of support along this educational journey. Imagine a network of peers sharing your dedication to professional development and celebrating success!

What are the Fellowship Program requirements?

AADOM provides you with the resources to attain and maintain your FAADOM designation. Reach out to an AADOM team member if you have any questions about the requirements below.
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Commitment
You must complete the following:

  • Be a Member in Good Standing of AADOM for at least one year prior to induction.
  • Three years minimum of dental practice management experience.
  • Attendance of at least ONE AADOM Annual Conference within the past three years (the year of induction does not meet this requirement).

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Dedication
You must complete the following:

  • You agree to adhere to AADOM’s Code of Conduct and Code of Ethics.
  • Submit a letter of recommendation from a current or former employer (dental practice).
  • 31 AADOM Approved CE hours achieved within 2 years of application submission date (CE from the three Management Modules hosted by the DALE Foundation are counted towards this total).

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Investment

You must complete the following:

  • Completion of the Management educational modules, (HR, AR and Financial Reporting), hosted by the DALE Foundation. See previews of each below.
  • Completion of Fellowship Application and submission of application fee.
  • Must accrue 12 CE each year following induction to maintain fellowship status.

Educational Management Modules hosted by the DALE Foundation
Accounts Receivable for the Dental Office
HR Fundamentals for the Dental Office
Financial Reporting for the Dental Office

Submit For FAADOM

The 2020 Fellowship Application deadline is 7/10/20. A reminder you must be registered for #AADOM20 to be part of the 2020 Class of FAADOMs.
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Questions?

Download our PDF to our most asked questions about AADOM Fellowship.

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Fellowship Requirements

Download our PDF for a criteria list to become complete the Dental Management Fellowship.

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FAADOM Application

The 2020 Fellowship Application deadline is 7/10/20. You can download it below.

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Take AADOM for a Test Drive
  • Download some free resources and test drive AADOM on your time. Your test drive includes:
    • 3 webcast recordings

    • 1 issue of the Observer Magazine

    • A private link to our Facebook community

    • A complimentary Q&A session with an AADOM Success Strategist

    • 1 practice management podcast

    • Bonus whitepaper from our sponsor