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The Alberta Academy of Periodontists may at any time revise or delete the contents of the Site, including these Terms and Conditions, by updating this posting. You are bound by any such revisions and should periodically visit this page to review the current Terms and Conditions you are bound to. The Alberta Academy of Periodontists reserves the right to revoke your access to the Site.
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Revised: November 7, 2022.