March 06, 2013
The American Dental Association (ADA) will welcome President Bill Clinton to the 154th Annual Session and World Marketplace Exhibition for the 2013 Opening General Session and Distinguished Speaker Series Thursday, Oct. 31 at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.
March 01, 2013
Dentists interested in complementing their clinical training and experience with enhanced management skills can register for the 2013 session of the prestigious American Dental Association (ADA) and Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management’s "ADA/Kellogg Executive Management Program." Applications are due July 1.
February 28, 2013
The ADA Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry is accepting applications for the 2013 Evidence-Based Dentistry Champions Conference scheduled for April 25-27 at ADA Headquarters, 211 E. Chicago Ave., in Chicago.
February 27, 2013
The American Dental Association today announced the availability of a new video providing a comprehensive view of the community dental health coordinator (CHDC) project. The video is available on ADA.org and YouTube. It features interviews with educators, CDHCs and clinic personnel, and shows the CDHCs working in a variety of underserved urban, rural and Native American communities.
February 25, 2013
Registration is open for dentists and dental students to attend the American Dental Association (ADA) 27th New Dentist Conference — Climbing to New Heights, which takes place at the Four Seasons Hotel in Denver July 18-20.
January 29, 2013
The American Dental Association (ADA) and Smile Kentucky! are collaborating with Henry Schein Dental, the U.S. Dental business of Henry Schein, Inc., Colgate-Palmolive Co., and DEXIS, LLC, to kick off this year’s national Give Kids A Smile® program on Friday, Feb. 1, at the University of Louisville School of Dentistry in Kentucky.
January 28, 2013
“Requirements for a pediatric dental benefit in the Affordable Care Act’s health care exchanges would ensure that millions of children receive comprehensive oral health coverage through the private system of health exchanges,” said Robert Faiella, DMD, MMSc, president of the American Dental Association. Dr. Faiella spoke in response to recent calls by business groups and insurers for the government to trim the essential benefits—including dental benefits—that the ACA requires insurers to offer.
January 19, 2013
Statement by Robert A. Faiella, DMD, MMSc, President, American Dental Association - The American Dental Association (ADA) is very pleased by the agreed upon provisions related to dental amalgam included in the United Nations Environment Program proposed mercury treaty. Delegates from more than 130 countries gathered in Geneva to develop the global treaty aimed at limiting emissions.
January 18, 2013
There are apps for everything from purchasing shoes to scheduling restaurant reservations, but how about an app for your toothache?
January 15, 2013
If sprucing up your dental office, or building a new one, is your new year’s resolution, get started with The ADA Practical Guide to Dental Office Design.