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FDI World Dental Federation
January 14, 2013 News DentistryOral Health

FDI 2103 Istanbul: TDA taps into expertise of Turkish dentists practising overseas

by FDI World Dental Federation

The Turkish Dental Association (TDA) is rounding off the scientific programme of the 2013 FDI Annual World Dental Congress in by tapping into the expertise of Turkish dentists working overseas. It is also taking advantage of its prime geographical location

American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
January 9, 2013 News DentistryOral Health

Get Social in Seattle: AACD 2013 Promises Networking Opportunities, Camaraderie

by American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry

For those who love attending dental conferences for the camaraderie and networking opportunities, AACD 2013 in Seattle will offer several social events to help members connect with other dental professionals. The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) will host AACD

International Dental Show (IDS)
January 9, 2013 News DentistryOral HealthPeriodontics

Showpiece Discipline Periodontology: The State of the Art at the International Dental Show (IDS) 2013

by IDS - International Dental Show - 2013 in Cologne

New products in the area of periodontology – Today’s trends in prophylaxis – Antimicrobial tools – Current possibilities using diagnostic methods -One of the main themes of IDS 2013

American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
January 7, 2013 News DentistryOral Health

AACD Charitable Foundation receives $5,000 from Patterson Foundation

by American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry

The AACD Charitable Foundation has received a $5,000 grant from Patterson Foundation to assist patients in the Give Back a Smile (GBAS) program, which helps restore the smiles and lives of domestic violence survivors. The grant will specifically help patients

Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA)
January 2, 2013 News DentistryOral Health

Oral Cancer Research Targeted In Research Grant

by Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA)

With the support of the Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA), the Australian Dental Research Foundation (ADRF) has awarded the 2012 ADIA Research Grant to Associate Professor Hans Zoellner from University of Sydney. The grant supports search into the relationship of

University of Maryland
December 20, 2012 News Dental HygieneDentistryOral Health

Nurses, Dental Hygienists Team Up at 1st National Collaborative Conference

by University of Maryland

By hosting the first national conference on oral and systemic health in Baltimore on Dec. 10, the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) took another major step toward true interprofessional health care education, says Jay A. Perman, MD, president of the

American Dental Association
December 19, 2012 News DentistryOral Health

Dr. Sherwin R. Shinn to Receive 2013 ADA Humanitarian Award

by American Dental Association (ADA)

Founder of three dental clinics has helped people in 40 countries

American Academy of Orthopeadic Surgeons (AAOS)
December 18, 2012 News DentistryOral Health

Evidence Insufficient to Recommend Routine Antibiotics for Joint Replacement Patients Who

by The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)

New, collaborative evidence-based guideline proposes

Pentron
December 17, 2012 News DentistryOral Health

Pentron Launches Strada:

by Pentron

First-of-its-Kind, Interactive Online Dental Dialogue Platform and Resource Takes Flight

American Dental Association
December 14, 2012 News DentistryOral Health

Dentists Rank Highly for Honesty, Ethics in Gallup Poll

by American Dental Association

Dentists were named No. 5 for their honesty and ethical standards in Gallup Poll released this month. In previous years’ polls, dentists also scored in the top 10. The public was asked to rank 22 professions on a five-point scale,

FDI
December 13, 2012 News DentistryOral Health

World Oral Health Day: 20 March

by Oral Health

As of 2013, World Oral Health Day will be celebrated on 20 March. The original date, 12 September, was moved following a decision in Hong Kong and subsequent publication of a revised Policy Statement. A toolkit, containing a variety of

One Direction Brush Buddies
December 6, 2012 News DentistryOral Health

One Direction Singing Toothbrushes Launch Worldwide Excluding North America

by PRNewswire

Brush Buddies expands Singing Toothbrush category with chart-topping music group.

American Dental Association (ADA)
December 5, 2012 News DentistryOral Health

American Dental Association Updates Dental X-Ray Recommendations

by American Dental Association (ADA)

In an effort to decrease radiation exposure to patients, the American Dental Association’s (ADA) Council on Scientific Affairs collaborated with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to update the ADA’s recommendations for dental X-ray examinations. The recommendations were released recently.

BrushBuddies
December 5, 2012 News DentistryOral Health

Brush Buddies Makes Brushing Sexy With LMFAO

by Brush Buddies

Brush Buddies expands Singing Toothbrush category with hits by chart-topping music group.

University of Saskatchewan
November 29, 2012 News DentistryOral Health

U of S dentistry students receive leading imaging technology from Saskatchewan dentists and Carestream Dental Canada

by University of Saskatchewan (U of S) & Carestream Dental Canada

Third- and fourth-year University of Saskatchewan (U of S) dental students will soon begin working with sophisticated new oral health imaging technology, thanks to a $250,000 gift from the College of Dental Surgeons of Saskatchewan (CDSS) and a partnership between

American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
November 29, 2012 News DentistryOral Health

Course Selection for AACD 2013 in Seattle Opening Soon!

by American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry

Registration Numbers Trending Ahead of Previous Years

Aribex
November 28, 2012 News DentistryOral Health

Aribex Acquired by KaVo Dental Group

by Aribex

Aribex, the leader in portable X-ray technology joins KaVo Group’s impressive portfolio of dental brands

Ivoclar Vivadent
November 26, 2012 News DentistryOral Health

Ivoclar Vivadent to acquire Wieland Dental

by Ivoclar Vivadent

With the acquisition of Wieland Dental, Ivoclar Vivadent strengthens its position in the field of all-ceramics.

Dr. Major
November 14, 2012 News DentistryOral Health

The Canadian Association of Orthodontists (CAO) Elects New President For 2012-2013

by Canadian Association of Orthodontists/ Association Canadienne des Orthodontistes CAO-ACO

Edmonton orthodontist Dr. Paul Major is the new President of the Canadian Association of Orthodontists (CAO), Canada’s national voice for orthodontic dentistry. Dr. Major was elected President for 2012-2013 at the CAO’s Annual General Meeting in Ottawa, Ontario. Other members

ADA Foundation
November 9, 2012 News DentistryOral Health

ADA Foundation Introduces $1,000 Emergency Disaster Assistance Grants

by Oral Health

Launches national fundraising appeal for Disaster Assistance Grant Program