The American Dental Hygienists’ Association and Henry Schein again partner together to showcase the latest technologies and advancements in dental hygiene at the profession’s largest gathering in the U.S.
On June 19, 2015, the American Dental Hygienists’ Association (ADHA), in partnership with Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC), the world’s largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health and medical practitioners, will launch the new ADHA/Henry Schein Innovation Center during the CLL Exhibits portion of the 2015 ADHA Center for Lifelong Learning at the 92nd Annual Session (CLL/AS). The Innovation Center will be open during exhibit hours on June 19-20 as part of this year’s CLL/AS, which takes place in Nashville, Tenn., from June 17-23, 2015. The center will feature a wide range of technologies, products and equipment introduced to the market during the last 18 months from various companies in the dental industry.
“The ADHA and Henry Schein Dental have had a long standing partnership to bring our meeting attendees the ADHA/Henry Schein Dream Center,” said ADHA Executive Director Ann Battrell, MSDH. “This year, the dream has become reality with the brand-new ADHA/Henry Schein Innovation Center. We are excited to showcase technological advancements in the oral health industry within the Innovation Center for the benefit of dental hygienists and their patients.”
The ADHA/Henry Schein Innovation Center is free and open to all attendees throughout the Friday and Saturday Exhibits. Those attending will be able to enjoy hands-on interactivity with products and representatives from companies such as Henry Schein, Philips, PH2OH, DentalEZ, Crest Oral-B and Orapharma.
“Henry Schein is proud to unveil the ADHA/Henry Schein Innovation Center, the latest in our efforts to serve the dental hygienist community, whose members are crucial practitioners within the oral health team,” said Michele Penrose, Director of Global Professional Relations & Development Henry Schein. “The Center exemplifies our company’s ongoing commitment to our long-term strategic partner, the ADHA, and to forging and strengthening our relationships with our dental hygienist customers, exposing them to the widest possible range of innovative technologies and solutions.”
About the American Dental Hygienists’ Association
The American Dental Hygienists’ Association (ADHA) is the largest national organization representing the professional interests of more than 185,000 dental hygienists across the country. Dental hygienists are preventive oral health professionals, licensed in dental hygiene, who provide educational, clinical and therapeutic services that support total health through the promotion of optimal oral health. For more information about the ADHA, dental hygiene or the link between oral health and general health, visit the ADHA at www.adha.org.
About Henry Schein, Inc.
Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) is the world’s largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health and medical practitioners. The Company also serves
dental laboratories, government and institutional health care clinics, and other alternate care sites. A Fortune 500® Company and a member of the S&P 500® and the NASDAQ 100® indexes, Henry Schein employs more than 18,000 Team Schein Members and serves more than one million customers.
The Company offers a comprehensive selection of products and services, including value-added solutions for operating efficient practices and delivering high-quality care. Henry Schein operates through a centralized and automated distribution network, with a selection of more than 100,000 branded products and Henry Schein private-brand products in stock, as well as more than 150,000 additional products available as special-order items. The Company also offers its customers exclusive, innovative technology solutions, including practice management software and e-commerce solutions, as well as a broad range of financial services.
Headquartered in Melville, N.Y., Henry Schein has operations or affiliates in 29 countries. The Company’s sales reached a record $10.4 billion in 2014, and have grown at a compound annual rate of approximately 16 percent since Henry Schein became a public company in 1995. For more information, visit Henry Schein at www.henryschein.com, Facebook.com/HenrySchein and @HenrySchein on Twitter.