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February 6, 2006 News Oral Health

Dental Imaging Technology from Kodak Helps Provide Patient Care for 2006 Winter Olympics

by Oral Health

KODAK Systems will help doctors and dentists diagnose injuries and provide enhanced patient care for the athletes competing in the 2006 Olympic Winter Games in Torino. Dental imaging and information systems from Kodak’s Health Group have been provided to assist

January 17, 2006 News Dental HygieneOral Health

‘Just Say Gingivitis’contest opens lines of communication

by Oral Health

According to The World Health Organization, oral diseases are a growing worldwide concern. A relevant point for Canadians, as an estimated 75 percent of us have gingivitis — the earliest and most treatable form of gum disease. Left untreated, gingivitis

January 6, 2006 News Oral Health

Medicom Teams Up With HOPE & COPE

by Oral Health

Medicom is pleased to announce their exciting partnership in cancer wellness research, by joining with “Hope & Cope”, a Montreal-based volunteer organization associated with the Montreal Jewish General Hospital. With this partnership, Medicom is committed to increasing cancer prevention awareness

January 5, 2006 News Oral Health

University of Toronto Faculty of Dentistry 2006 “Awards of Distinction” Gala

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The University of Toronto Faculty of Dentistry and The Dental Alumni Association invite you to attend an evening of elegance at the 2006 “Awards of Distinction” Gala. The Gala will be held on Saturday, March 4th, 2006 at the Granite

January 5, 2006 News Oral Health

Discus Dental Signs Agreement to Purchase BriteSmile Centers

by Oral Health

Discus Dental,Inc., a leading direct manufacturer and marketer of professional and consumer dental products, has announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to purchase the assets of BriteSmile,Inc.’s “Associated Center” business and substantially all of BriteSmile’s intellectual property. In

December 9, 2005 News Oral Health


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Manitoba’s dental hygienists have joined other hygienists across Canada who are self-regulated, says Kristin Carter, president of the Manitoba Dental Hygienists Association.The MDHA president thanked the province’s legislature for recognizing the profession and supporting its role in preventing oral disease

December 7, 2005 News Oral Health

IDEM Singapore 2006

by Oral Health

With a first-class range of participants from all over the world, IDEM Singapore – the International Dental Exhibition and Meeting – (April 7-9, 2006), is establishing its profile not only as far as its exhibits and products are concerned. The

November 23, 2005 News Oral Health

Lux & Zwingenberger acquire BHT-Hygienetechnik GmbH

by Oral Health

Lux & Zwingenberger Ltd., parent company of SciCan, has acquired 100% ownership of BHT-Hygienetechnik GmbH, located in Gersthofen, Germany and its subsidiary company, BHT-Pharma.BHT specializes in equipment for washing, disinfection and drying of reusable items in the hospital, laboratory and

November 14, 2005 News Oral Health

DIAC Elects New President

by Oral Health

Tim Brown, business manager of 3M/ESPE, has been elected president of the Dental Industry Associaton of Canada (DIAC).Brown will continue his duties as vice-president and director of the Conventions portfolio until his presidential term begins May 1, 2006. He will

November 3, 2005 News Oral Health

CAO Elects New President (November 03, 2005)

by Oral Health

Dr. Gerry Solomon was elected president of the Canadian Association of Orthodontists (CAO) during the recent annual general meeting in Quebec City.In 2006, the CAO will join seven other dental groups to participate in the Canadian Dental Specialties Scientific Session,

November 3, 2005 News Oral Health

Dental Hygienists Act intro’d in Manitoba

by Oral Health

The Dental Hygienists Act was introduced in the Manitoba Legislature November 1st.“Dental hygienists look forward to accepting the responsibility for helping improve the public’s access to primary oral health care and to joining the 92% of dental hygienists accross Canada

October 18, 2005 News Oral Health

Highlights from the 2005 ADA Meeting

by Oral Health

ADA HIGHLIGHTS We recently attended the 146th Annual Session of the ADA, held this year October 6-9, in Philadelphia.The Convention Center was the site of four days of scientific programming, including some 260 different CE courses, covering the latest clinical,

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October 17, 2005 News Oral Health

University of Toronto Arbor Awards

by Oral Health

On September 12, 2005 the University of Toronto Arbor Awards were presented. The Arbor Award was established in 1989 to recognize the outstanding personal service of alumni volunteers. Recently the award has been expanded to recognize and thank friends of

September 27, 2005 News Oral Health

SADA Gala Event

by Oral Health

‘History is made by those who have the ability to change the present’ Thursday September 15th, 2005 marked a monumental day for the South Asian Dental Association (SADA). The evening gala event, held at Payal Banquets in Mississauga, served as

September 21, 2005 News Oral Health

Eastern Canda Laser Symposium

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The World Clinical Laser Institute is proud to announce the “Eastern Canada Laser Symposium”, taking place in Quebec City, November 11-13, 2005. Highlights include the opportunity to learn from experienced laser dentists from Canada and the US, including: Dr. Barry

September 7, 2005 News Oral Health

Hurricane Katrina News

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Intact, But Different A Dentist’s Personal JournalBaton Rouge, LA_It’s overwhelming to hear from friends as far away as [Oral Health] is in Toronto and know you’re thinking about us.Our family is safe. We left for Houston at 4:30a.m. Sunday and

The Canadian Maple Leaf Award for Technical Sales was presented to Leonidas Liakakos
September 1, 2005 News Oral Health

Ivoclar Vivadent Award Winners

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Ivoclar Vivadent is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2005 North American Sales Conference Awards. Awarded during this year’s annual meeting held in Schaan, Lichtenstein, the top honours were presented to team members demonstrating outstanding sales achievement during the

Image 1: View of the attendance, Image 2: Dr Michael Miller, Ron Suh (Bisco Canada), Dr Ed Lowe, Image 3: The Honourable Francis Fox, Image 4: Dr Howard Glazer, Image 5: Friday night cocktail party, Image 6: CAED Dinner-on-the-Town with Dr Wolfgang Richter and Dr Giovanni Dicran Megighian
September 1, 2005 News Oral Health

CAED Meeting

by Montreal, August 26-28, 2005

The 2nd Annual CAED meeting was part of the largest dental program in Canada this year: the FDI; the CDA, the JDQ and CAED meetings all took place in Montreal last week. On the Saturday and Sunday, the CAED cosmetic/esthetic

Dr. Norman Levine was inducted as Honourary Life Member
August 5, 2005 News Oral Health

Toronto Academy of Dentistry Honours Night

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Honours Night Report On Wednesday, June 1, 2005 the Toronto Academy of Dentistry hosted its annual Honours Night Dinner, held at the Estates of Sunnybrook, in recognition of Past Presidents, Honourary Life Members, ODA 50-Year pin recipients and Service Award

July 28, 2005 News Oral Health

ABELSoft Corporation and Eastman Kodak Company Alliance

by Oral Health

ABELSoft chooses KODAK digital technology for integration with Canadian practice management software. Responding to Canadian demand for high quality digital imaging solutions, ABELSoft Corporation will now integrate KODAK Digital Imaging Systems with its ABELDENT Dental Practice Management Software. The agreement