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Dr. Amelia F. Drake

The American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association (ACPA) is an international non-profit medical association of interdisciplinary health care professionals who treat and/or perform research on oral cleft and craniofacial conditions. ACPA supports the professional community and enhances the quality of team care by providing education and resources, supporting and disseminating research, and acting as an open forum for specialists to communicate. More information about ACPA can be found at

Dr. Amelia Drake was appointed the President of the Association beginning in 2017. Currently, Dr. Drake serves as the Vice-President for the association and is excited and honored to begin her new role. The entire Department is proud of Dr. Drake’s accomplishments and is excited to see where this new role will take her as she continues to pave a path for future OHNS providers.