DR. MIKE SHULMAN received his DDS from New York University College of Dentistry in 1993.  He graduated from the Latvia Medical Academy, Riga, Latvia, in 1985, and completed his postgraduate training in oral surgery the following year at the Latvia Medical Academy.  He is certified to practice dentistry in the USA and all members of the European Union.  Dr. Shulman has lectured nationally and internationally on oral implantology and presented a large number of implant continuing education courses throughout the world.  He is the founder of Atlantic Dental Implant Seminars (ADIS) and director of the Linkow Implant Institute of the Caribbean (LIIOC).  Dr. Shulman is a formal Adjunct Associate Professor at the School of Dental Sciences, University of Technology, Jamaica, and a Master of the American Academy of Implant Prosthodontics. He has published (authored and coauthored) over 10 articles in dental journals and maintained a private dental practice's in New Jersey for over 25 years.

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Dr. Sheldon Winkler, Scottsdale, AZ, President
Dr. Harold F. Morris, Canton, MI, President-Elect
Dr. Mike Shulman, Clifton, NJ, Vice President
Dr. Raul M. Mena, Plantation, FL, Secretary
Dr. James Fagan, III, Atlanta, GA, Treasurer


Dr. Robert J. Braun, Landsdale, PA
Dr. Luca Dal Carlo, Venice, Italy
Dr. Clement A. Guarlotti (past president), Greensburg, PA
Dr. Charles S. Mandell, Hollywood, FL
Dr. M. Joe Mehranfar, Scottsdale, AZ
Dr. Virgilio Mongalo, Palmetto Bay, FL
Dr. Justin Moody, Rapid City, SD
Dr. Mahmoud F. Nasr (past president), College Park, MD

“AAIP delivered everything we promised. Our members satisfaction levels are at an all-time high!”

Dr. Sheldon Winkler


DR. SHELDON WINKLER is Professor Emeritus at Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  He served previously as Professor and Chairperson of the Department of Prosthodontics and Dean of Research, Advanced Education, and Continuing Education at the School of Dentistry.  Dr. Winkler is an educator, author, editor, researcher, and national and international speaker on prosthodontics, implant dentistry, dental materials, and geriatric dentistry.  He founded the journal Implant Dentistry, which he edited for six years, and is currently Senior Editor of the Journal of Oral Implantology.  Dr. Winkler’s textbook, Essentials of Complete Denture Prosthodontics, now in its third edition, has been one of the most popular and widely used dental textbooks in the world and is well established as a standard reference.  An authority on music of the Second World War, Dr. Winkler has contributed articles to World War II History magazine, and authored The Music of World War II: War Songs and their Stories, which is published by Merriam Press and now in its second edition.