ADA standards committees invite interested parties to upcoming meetings

On January 16, 2020

Those interested in developing dental standards that ensure product safety and efficacy and offer useful information on new and emerging technologies can attend upcoming meetings of the American Dental Association's standards committees.Read more

Dr. Loree Bolin is ADA’s 2020 Humanitarian Award recipient

On January 16, 2020

Dr. Loree Bolin’s humanitarian work has drawn accolades from the dental community in her home state of Washington, and now Dr. Bolin is being recognized nationally by being named the recipient of the ADA’s 2020 Humanitarian Award, bestowed by the ADA Board of Trustees.Read more

ADA Publishing unveils new websites

On January 15, 2020

The ADA Publishing unveiled in December new webpages for four award-winning and well-respected publications — ADA News, The Journal of the American Dental Association, Dental Practice Success and the New Dentist News, giving the journal and magazines a greater presence online.Read more

From high school student to dentist, Give Kids A Smile volunteer continues commitment

On January 14, 2020

Dr. Theressa Eliscar-Hewett began volunteering at the Nassau County Give Kids A Smile event in Long Island, New York, as a high school student. More than 10 years later, she continues to volunteer, only now as a dentist.Read more

American College of Dentists celebrates centennial anniversary

On January 14, 2020

As the American College of Dentists celebrates its 100th anniversary, its leaders are ready to continue their mission of advancing excellence, ethics, professionalism and leadership in dentistry.Read more

Dentists rank No. 2 in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Jobs report

On January 14, 2020

Dentists leaped up to No. 2 in U.S. News & World Report’s annual rankings of the 100 Best Jobs, the magazine revealed on its website Jan. 7.Read more

Anniversary of community water fluoridation arrives

On January 14, 2020

The ADA National Fluoridation Advisory Committee is inviting dentists and others who promote the adoption and continuation of adding an optimal amount of fluoride to water to celebrate this year.Read more

Free ADA webinar offers education on how to receive electronic funds transfer payments

On January 14, 2020

Dentists who have had a dental plan payment check lost in the mail could consider a way to receive safe and secure payment through electronic funds transfer payments.Read more

Special Olympics athletes get dental help thanks to ADA member dentist

On January 10, 2020

As the world gets ready for the Special Olympics Sweden Invitational Games in February, one of the ADA’s member dentists will be watching as the Special Smiles program he founded will be used to screen and attend to the dental needs of the competing athletes.Read more