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March 25, 2012 News ClinicalCommunity outreachComputer softwareConnectivityElearningEndodonticsSocial NetworkingTrends in Dental EducationWebsites

We be cloggin’ and slide sharin’

by ken

Tryin’ somethin’ new for the peeps – Slide Share – since we can’t get the folks to send six or eight images and a few lines of texts, perhaps, they’ll Slide Share from the Moody Blues song Steppin’ in a

March 25, 2012 News APPsBlogsCommunity outreachComputer softwareConnectivityDental conventionsElearningPatient educationSearch engineSocial mediaSocial NetworkingSocial networkingTechnologyTradeshowsTrends in Dental EducationWebinarsWebsitesYouTube

Happy Hunger Games, and may the odds be ever in your favour – think your next website

by ken

http://thecapitoltour.pn/   Hungering to get a closer look at Panem’s Capitol city or for more behind-the-scenes details from the eagerly anticipated “The Hunger Games” movie? Microsoft has teamed up with Lionsgate studio to create a website (www.thecapitoltour.pn) where visitors can take

March 22, 2012 News APPsClinicalCloud computingCommunity outreachConnectivityDental conventionsManagementMarketing strategiesNew productsSearch engineSocial mediaSocial NetworkingSocial networkingTradeshows

Canada Still Leads the World in Online Engagement, Report Suggests

by ken

Posted by Knowlton Thomas on Fri, March 2, 2012 – in Tech Vibes  Canada continues to lead the world in online enagement, according to new data from comScore. The 2012 Canada Digital Future in Focus report reveals that web users spend an

February 17, 2012 News Community outreachComprehensive reasoningConnectivityContinuing EducationElearningTrends in Dental Education

The diplomacy of knowledge

by ken

We are a geographically a huge country with a population less than the state of California if you count Arnold Schwarzenegger twice…we could have a Canadian dental intranet – iTrans – it would require very little to make itransdental.com the

February 5, 2012 News Community outreachPatients with disabilities

Accessibility – Special-needs people need dental care, too

by ken

From – Dr. John Reitz – Readingeagle.com I received an email from a nonprofit organization, Abilities in Motion, concerning a newly published dental video series that assists patients with developmental disabilities. The video was produced with the help of the

February 3, 2012 News BlogsClinical case reportCommunity outreachComprehensive reasoningConnectivityContinuing EducationTrends in Dental EducationWebsites

Yee Haw, Bazynga, Whoo Whoo and all that stuff – blog of the day!!!

by ken

http://ucladentaliptp.wordpress.com/2012/02/ Talk about EUREKA!!!  UCLA INTERNATION POST DOCTORAL TRAINING PROGRAM – go visit, it’s a mind blower!!!!! Double click the image to peruse, then hit the link and go postal!!!

December 3, 2011 News Community outreachDental industrySocial networking

For our corporate brothers in arms – early New Year’s resolution

by ken

From the Harvard Business Review – to be extrapolated For decades the mystery shopper was the main way retailers assessed operations from a customer’s point of view. By sending in a fake shopper, typically once a month, an individual store essentially was

November 6, 2011 News BlogsBotoxBurn outCAD/CAMCajonesCancerChronic dental care for the elderlyClinical case report - prostho/orthoCloud computingCommunity outreachComprehensive reasoningComputer softwareCone beam computed tomographyConnectivityContinuing EducationCosmetic DentistryCranio facial painCustomer serviceData storageDecay assessment and preventionDental amalgamDental AssociationsDental conventionsDental equipmentDental ethicsDental examinationDental HygieneDental industryDental LaboratoriesDental phobiaDental photographyDental practice transitionDental researchDental TeamDental TraumaDentoMaxilloFacialRadiologyDigital radiographyElearningElectronic Health RecordsEndodonticsEvidence based dentistryFluorideGeneral NewsGeriodonticsGovernanceGovernment regulationsHealth care tourismHumourImplantologyInfection controlInnovations in dentistryInvisalignLaser DentistryMarketing strategiesMinimally invasive dentistryNew TechnologiesOcclusionOffice designOral cancerOral SurgeryOrthodonticsPain managementPathologyPediatric dentistryPeriodontologyPharmacologyPharmacotherapeuticsPhotographyPosition paperPractice managementPreventive DentistryPrivacy issuesRadiologyRepetitive stress injuryResearchRestorativeSalivary biomarkersSearch engineSleep apneaSocial mediaSocial networkingStem cell researchSystemic linksTeam motivationTechnologyTheft in the dental officeTooth decayTooth whiteningTradeshowsTreatment planningTrends in Dental EducationTrends in DentistryWebinarsWebsitesWomen in dentistryYouTube

There is a god; we made the New York Times Sunday Review

by ken

IT’S become commonplace to criticize the “Occupy” movement for failing to offer an alternative vision. But the thousands of activists in the streets of New York and London aren’t the only ones lacking perspective: economists, to whom we might expect

July 14, 2011 News Community outreach

Canadian Association for People-Centered Health

by ken

Working on this blog is fascinating. As much fun as clinical dentistry can be, it’s amazing to sift through Dental News alerts. It’s a cerebral Klondike gold rush; you find little grains of wonder and big nuggets of “holy cow!”…..this

July 3, 2011 News Community outreachImplantologySocial networkingTechnologyWebinarsWomen in dentistry

Chairside Techniques: How to Successfully Manage Implant Patient

by ken

Webinar on Tuesday from the Association of Dental Implant Auxiliaries HAVE A TEAM MEETING!!! https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/684212443 Image by fe_cavallo via Flickr Related articles Introducing CheckDent, the Social Network for Dental Health (blogohj.oralhealthjournal.com) Gene combination identified as risk factor in success of

July 2, 2011 News Community outreach

www.jewelmint.com

by ken

I maintain a series of alerts for health science related charities. One that popped up this morning has been developed by Kate Bosworth and Cher Coulter. They sell jewellery “by design”, think “smile by design” and work from there. The

July 2, 2011 News Community outreach

Adults left out of improvements to dental care programs

by ken

July 1, 2011 – By Tanya Talaga – Queen’s Park Bureau – Toronto Star At 28, young mom Chrissy Johnson refused to open her mouth because if she did, people would see her rotten teeth and abscessed gums. Image via

July 1, 2011 News APPsChronic dental care for the elderlyCloud computingCommunity outreachComputer softwareData storageDental ethicsElectronic Health RecordsSocial networkingTechnologyTrends in Dentistry

Connected health isn’t about the devices – it must align people and providers

by ken

This blog entry is about medical issues, but it can readily be extrapolated to our client base and dental insurers. I am no actuary, but I’ll make book that dental benefits in this economy with contract renewals for unions and

June 30, 2011 News BlogsCommunity outreachCone beam computed tomographyInnovations in dentistryNew TechnologiesSocial networkingTrends in Dentistry

“Niagara Falls! Slowly I turned … step by step … inch by inch …” they gittin’ it

by ken

Gendex can now be found on social media sites Facebook and Twitter…..some of the dental corporate world is waking up……….(with thanks to Dr. Bicuspid) As well, Gendex announced  a new blog site, www.gendexdental.com. The Gendex social media pages are intended to directly

June 21, 2011 News Community outreach

Keswick Dentist offers tips on dealing with Dental Emergencies

by ken

Picked up by WebWire – June 18th, 2011 Although accidents can come in many forms, common knowledge advises us to remain calm and not to panic. The same is true with dental accidents. With proper care and the right amount

June 14, 2011 News Community outreachSystemic links

Hawkesbury hospital opens dental clinic for low-income kids

by ken

From Ari Altstedter – The Ottawa Citizen – June 13, 2011 OTTAWA — Heart disease, arthritis, kidney failure: A growing body of research suggests that poor dental health is linked to all of these problems. So, in the face of 

June 13, 2011 News Community outreach

Drilling away at dental costs! New website, new insurers’ approaches shake up market

by ken

By Kristen Gerencher – Market Watch – Vital Signs – June 13, 2011 SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — Got teeth? If you lack dental insurance or have a skimpy policy, your options for scoring a better dentistry deal are growing. Image

June 11, 2011 News Community outreachWebsites

Do the math!

by ken

From CNBC.com – by Margo D. Beller – June 10, 2011 One had an idea: create a website allowing uninsured consumers to compare prices and reputations of dentists across the U.S. before stepping foot in the office. One looked at

June 2, 2011 News Chronic dental care for the elderlyCommunity outreachGeneral NewsGovernment regulationsSystemic links

Challenges Facing the American/Canadian Dental System – Are They Solvable?

by ken

From Worldental.org – June 1st, 2011 Oral health has long been the subject of debate. Many believe, and studies have proven, that effective oral care is essential to overall general health and well-being. Unfortunately, there are currently millions of Americans

May 22, 2011 News Cloud computingCommunity outreachDental industryDental TeamGeneral NewsInnovations in dentistryMarketing strategiesNew TechnologiesPractice managementSocial networkingTechnologyTrends in Dentistry

Copy genius – Apple anniversary surprise amounts to unveiling of 2.0 in-store experience

by ken

I want you to imagine there was a website which archived individual programs, animations, videos, graphics et al for your usage, by licensing and download. It exists in medicine –                                                 www.understand.com Image via Wikipedia