This section features information about society activities and relevant news and updates. It also presents reports on past events and a list of future meetings.

Upcoming Event

CPD: A Weekend with Prof. OP Kharbanda

Dear members of the MAO,

We would like to announce that the MAO will be having a CPD weekend with Prof. OP Kharbanda from India. We would like to cordially invite all members to this event to support the MAO and the profession.

We will also be having and Extraordinary General Meeting (EOGM) on the 15th October 2017.

Details of the event are as follows:

Venue: Park Royal Hotel, KL
Dates: 14th & 15th October,2017.
CPD points: to be confirmed.

Please find attached the flyer cum registration form. We will be looking forward to see everyone then.

For those interested to stay at the hotel, please find accommodation form for Parkroyal Hotel attached with a favourable rate for this event.

Please note that registration is complimentary for those who will be attending solely for the EOGM.

Thank you.


Upcoming Event

Masterclass in Orthodontics- “Surgery First & Exploring The Soft Tissue Envelope”

Specially brought to you by Yonsei University Team, South Korea

Guest Speaker: Prof. Kee-joon Lee

23rd Malaysian Association of Orthodontists International Scientific Conference  & Trade Exhibition

Dates: 22nd-24th April 2017

Venue: Kuala Lumpur

Upcoming Event

SOFT TISSUE PARADIGM & Four – dimensional Treatment

Course I: Jun 22(Thu) – 27(Tue), 2017 (6 days)

Lecture/Hands-on course/Case review

Course II: Jun 19(Mon) – 27(Tue), 2017 (9 days)

Course I + Clinic observation (Max. 12 persons)

Venue: Yonsei University Dental Hospital, 7F Auditorium 50-1 yonsei-ro, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul, 03722, Korea

Please fill up the form and return to Col. Dr. Shalene Kereshanan, CPD Chairperson at for those interested.


26th & 27th November 2016.

Control of single tooth, total arch soft tissues using TADs.
Course Conductor: Professor Lee Kee- Joon (Yonsei University, Korea)
Venue: Renaissance Hotel, KL


12th & 13th December 2015

Accelerated Orthodontic Tooth Movement- “Fast NOT Furious”
Course Conductor: Professor Park Young Guk
Venue: Novotel Hotel Kuala Lumpur
For all queries, please refer to Mr Kee Hee Hup of XL Dental Supply Sdn Bhd.

27 Sep – 30 Sep

8th International Orthodontic Congress & 5th Meeting of the World Federation of Orthodontists
ExCeL London, London, England
Web Site:

17 Sep – 19 May

CAO Annual Session
Fairmont Empress Hotel
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Web Site:

15 May – 19 May

AAO Annual Session
Moscone Center
San Francisco, California, USA


4 Sep – 6 Sep

Canadian Association of Orthodontists Annual Session
Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Web Site:

5 Jul – 8 Jul

9th Asian Pacific Orthodontic Congress

18 Jun – 21 Jun

European Orthodontic Society Annual Session
Warsaw, Poland

25 Apr – 29 Apr

AAO Annual Session
Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA


19 Sep – 21 Sep

Canadian Association of Orthodontists Annual Session
Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel
Banff, Alberta, Canada
Web Site:

26 Jun – 30 Jun

European Orthodontic Society Annual Session
Reykjavik, Iceland

3 May – 7 May

AAO Annual Session
Pennsylvania Convention Center
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA


29 Nov – 2 Dec

Asian Pacific Orthodontic Society 8th Asian Pacific Orthodontic Conference & 47th Indian Orthodontic Conference
Ashok Hotel, New Delhi, India
Web Site:

18 Nov – 19 Nov

Orthodontic Society of Ireland
Art Meets Science, featuring Prof. Kevin O’Brien and Dr. Jonathan Sandler
Hayfield Manor Hotel
Cork, Ireland
Web Site:

1 Nov – 3 Nov

45th Annual Scientific Congress Korean Association of Orthodontists and 4th Joint Symposium of KAO and JOS
Trade Center COEX, Samseong 1-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, Korea
Web Site:

24 Oct – 26 Oct

Iranian Association of Orthodontists Tenth International Congress
Changing the Face of Orthodontics
(Challenging the Changes)
Tehran, Iran
Web Site:

18 Oct

One Day Lecture Course by Dr John B Smith
Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur (Pearl Room)

10 Oct – 13 Oct

Societa Italiana di Ortodonzia 24th SIDO International Congress
“New and Old Myths in Orthodontic Philosophies”
Fortezza da Basso, Florence
Web Site:

23 Sep – 25 Sep

British Orthodontic Society British Orthodontic Conference
Bournemouth International Centre Bournemouth, Dorset, England
Web Site:

6 Sep – 8 Sep

Canadian Association of Orthodontists Annual Session
Fairmont Chateau Laurier Hotel Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Web Site:

Malaysian Association of Orthodontists

Secretariat Address:

Malaysian Association of Orthodontists,
21-3A, Tingkat 2, Blok L, Jalan PJU 1/3C,
SunwayMas Commercial Centre,
47301, Petaling Jaya,
Selangor DE


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