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America’s leading oral health advocate — fighting for what matters to you and your patients.

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Current ADA policies

View the major policies adopted by the ADA House of Delegates.

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Overcoming the financial and administrative barriers to dental care.
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Curbing the high rates of addiction, overdose and death from opioid pain medications.
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Tackling the alarming levels of educational debt faced at graduation.
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Driving tax policies that help dentists in all practice settings to thrive.
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Preventing oral disease through education and community-based interventions.
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Shaping the regulatory environment that affects the practice of dentistry.
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Lobbying Congress to protect dental staff, patients and practices during the pandemic.
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Summary
Learn what you can do to navigate the challenges of COVID-19.
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Guide
Learn about ADPAC and get answers to common questions.
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FAQ
Help ensure dentistry’s long-term success (Members-only).
Member Exclusive
Member Exclusive
Make your voice heard at the ADA’s annual lobbying conference.
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Action
Email us to get more information on ADPAC.
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Action
Legislative Action Center

Take action on critical legislation affecting oral health and dental care.

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