- About the AAO
- AAO meetings
- Contact us
About AAOBYLAWSBylaws of The Asian Academy of Osseointegration
l Article I GENERAL PROVISION
Section 1 the name of the organization is the Asian Academy of Osseointegration (AAO).
Section 2 the aim of Asian Academy of Osseointegration is to promote the specialty of implantology in Asia through international exchange
Section 3 the AAO shall consist of members in the Asian region.
l Article I membership
Section 4 this academy shall consist of the following members:
1. Active members
Members shall be prosthodontists or dentists who support the aim of AAO.
2. Affiliate members
Persons other than dentist who support the aim of AAO
3. Honorary members
4. Student members
Members shall be graduate students of residents in prosthodontics program.
5. Corporate members
Companies or Organizations which support AAO.
All members should be approved by the Council.
l Article III FISCAL REGULATION
Section 5 Operational expenses shall be defrayed by annual dues, contributions, and others.
Section 6 Initiation fee for new members shall be US$ 50(fifty) and annual dues shall be US$ 30(thirty). (not applied)
It can be changed from time to time. The fiscal year shall begin on the first day of January and end on the last day of December in each calendar year.
l Article IV The COUNCIL
Section 7 the Council of the Academy shall be as follows:
President (one or two, Chairperson)
President Elect (one or two)
Immediate past President
Vice President (three)
Director of Academic affair or Editor
Director of International Relationship
Director of Information Technology
Director of Scientific Meeting
Section 8 Election of Officers
1. The Officers except county/regional representatives shall be elected by the Council.
2. The President shall normally be from the area in which the next scientific meeting will be held.
3. Terms of officers shall be two years and may serve not more than two terms in the same positions.
Section 9 Country/Regional Representatives
Country/Regional representatives shall be from each Implantology Society (normally President) or Dental Association (if there is no implantology organization) or nominated by the Council(if there is no Dental Association) in related Asian countries.
Section 10 General Assembly
Shall comprise of members and shall approve the policies of the AAO as proposed by the Council.
l Article V MEETINGS
Section 11 The General Assembly Meeting and the Scientific Meeting shall normally be held every other year.
Section 12 Business meeting of the Council must be held at least once a year.
l Article VI AMENDMENTS TO THE BYLAWS
Section 13 Proposed changes to the Bylaws shall be adopted at the Council meeting and shall be confirmed by the General Assembly