Dr Patrick F. Foley is associate professor and assistant director of the Center for Advanced Dental Education at Saint Louis University.
The American Board of Orthodontics (ABO) installed Patrick F. Foley, DDS, MSD, of Mundelein, Ill, as secretary/treasurer for the year beginning May 1, 2020. The other 2020-2021 officers of the ABO are Valmy V. Kulbersh, DDS, MS, of Bloomfield Hills, Mich, who will lead as the association’s first female president; David G. Sabott, DDS, MS, of Erie, Colo, president-elect; and Nicholas D. Barone, DDS, of Lincoln, RI, who is the immediate-past president.
Each ABO director represents one of the eight constituent organizations of the AAO and serves an 8-year term, which culminates in the position of the president. The ABO directors are responsible for establishing policy with regard to the board certification of specialists in orthodontics.
During his tenure as an ABO director, Foley has represented the Midwestern Society of Orthodontists. As secretary/treasurer, Foley is a member of the executive, certification and written examination committees.
Foley is associate professor and assistant director of the Center for Advanced Dental Education at Saint Louis University. He previously had a private practice in orthodontics in Lake Zurich, Ill, for 30 years. Besides membership in the AAO, Foley is a member of the College of Diplomates of the American Board of Orthodontics and the World Federation of Orthodontists. He is a past president of the Illinois Society of Orthodontists.