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December 2, 2020 News DentistryNews

A Message from the President of the Canadian Dental Association

by Canadian Dental Association

The Canadian Dental Association Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Joel Neal to the position of Chief Executive Officer of the Canadian Dental Association effective November 28, 2020. Since June 2020, Joel has served as

October 20, 2020 News NewsOral Health

The Manitoba Dental Association Brings its Convention to You, Virtually!

by Chiraz Guessaier, CDA Oasis Manager

Delayed but never deterred, the Manitoba Dental Association has launched its convention CE program online. Originally scheduled for April 2020, the joint CDA-MDA convention was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The MDA Convention Committee worked diligently to convert the

August 14, 2020 News DentistryNews

CDA Clarifies WHO Considerations to Delay Non-Essential Oral Health Care are Not Relevant for Canada

by CDA

The Canadian Dental Association (CDA) clarifies that the World Health Organization’s (WHO) considerations to delay the provision of non-essential oral health care during the COVID-19 pandemic are not relevant for the current status in Canada since there is not wide-spread community transmission

June 23, 2020 News NewsOral Health

A Message for CDA Stakeholders

by Canadian Dental Association

Below is a snapshot of the Canadian Dental Association’s (CDA) pandemic work for the week ending June 19, 2020. Update: TripleGuardTM Insurance Pandemic Coverage: CDSPI advised that 933 claims still need to be paid. Of these claims, AVIVA is waiting

May 21, 2020 News DentistryNewsOral Health

Counterfeit, Sub-Standard and Non-Equivalent N95 Respirators

by Canadian Dental Association

Counterfeit, sub-standard and non-equivalent N95-like respirators are flooding the marketplace as the demand for N95 respirators continues to rise. These products have not been certified and will not deliver the same respiratory protection as N95 respirators which are certified by

November 2, 2019 News News

Why Activated Charcoal Dental Products Could Do More Harm Than Good

by CBC News

Canadian Dental Association has not approved any oral-based products containing activated charcoal. While photos of charcoal-stained smiles are taking social media by storm, dental professionals are warning that the products could be hurting more than they are helping. “There’s been

May 15, 2019 News NewsOral Health

Air Techniques Introduces A New View In Digital Radiography

by Air Techniques Inc.

Air Techniques, Inc., a leading innovator and manufacturer of dental equipment, has announced ScanX Classic View as the latest digital radiography system in their ScanX View family series. This new scanner enables digitization of PSPs for all intraoral formats, sizes

August 7, 2018 News News

Dental Professionals Impacted by Wildfires Can Apply for Disaster Relief Grant

by California Dental Association

To help dental professionals in need, the CDA Foundation has established a Disaster Relief Grant for individuals — a one-time, single-installment grant that provides financial assistance of up to $5,000 per California dentist, dental staff member currently employed in the

May 17, 2018 News News

Henry Schein Featuring Digital Technology at CDA Meeting

by Henry Schein Dental

Henry Schein Dental, the U.S. dental business of Henry Schein, Inc., today announced its lineup of in-booth presentations and demonstrations taking place at the Company’s exhibit booth (#1362) during the California Dental Association (CDA) Meeting, May 17-19, 2018, in Anaheim,

November 13, 2017 News Oral Health

Resources for Dentists as Opioid Crisis Declared Public Health Emergency

by California Dental Association

With the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Oct. 26 declaring the opioid crisis a public health emergency, CDA reminds dentists, who prescribe approximately 11 percent of prescription opioids annually,of the resources available to them. CDA’s online opioid