May 26, 2021 | News
KANSAS CITY, Mo., USA: Kansas City University (KCU), with a 105-year history of improving the well-being of the communities it serves, held a ceremonial groundbreaking for a new College of Dental Medicine on its campus in Joplin, Mo.
May 25, 2021 | News
They say everything is bigger in Texas, and the organizers of the 2021 Academy of General Dentistry annual meeting, AGD2021, say the event will live up to that expectation. Being held in person from June 9 to 12, with a smaller virtual component for those who are more comfortable that way, AGD2021 will present up to 3,000 dental professionals with opportunities in learning, mentorship and networking.
May 24, 2021 | News
The American Dental Hygienists’ Association annual meeting, ADHA 2021, will look a little different this year. The main part of the meeting will take place June 18 to 20 in Phoenix, while a virtual conference will take place afterward, from June 28 to 30.
Organizers of CDA Presents The Art and Science of Dentistry, one of the premiere continuing education destinations for dentists and dental professionals across California and the nation, is hoping attendees will join in for an unconventional convention experience.
May 12, 2021 | News
The October 2020 issue of the Journal of the California Dental Association, which explores COVID-19 connections in oral health care and dentistry, has been awarded a Maggie Award in the category of Best Digital Edition or ePublication/Consumer, Trade, Association.
MELVILLE, N.Y., USA: Henry Schein Inc. will host ThriveLIVE, an interactive virtual event, on May 21. According to the company, it will offer dental professionals the opportunity to “laugh, lunch and learn” while engaging with innovative, informative and entertaining content.
Taking the guesswork out of anesthetic delivery with real-time feedback can enhance the experience for dental patients. In a live webinar, Jack Ringer, DDS, will explain how to administer a virtually pain-free injection without collateral numbing.
May 7, 2021 | News
CDA Presents The Art and Science of Dentistry, one of the premiere continuing education destinations for dentists and dental professionals across California and the nation, is returning this year. Canceled last year because of the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s meeting will look slightly different as it joins a group of other meetings taking place completely online.
For the second year in a row, the AAPD Annual Meeting, this year known as The Hub, is going completely virtual. However, in comparison to the 2020 NashVirtual, organizers promise this year’s meeting will “strive to exceed the expectations of membership.”
May 6, 2021 | News
A new feature in the Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (JOMS) — the official journal of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS) — helps inform the public about oral and maxillofacial surgery, or surgery of the face, mouth and jaw.
May 5, 2021 | News
On Friday, May 21, Henry Schein will launch ThriveLIVE 2021, an interactive virtual event offering dental professionals the opportunity to “laugh, lunch and learn,” while engaging with innovative, informative and entertaining content.
May 4, 2021 | News
LAGUNA HILLS, Calif., USA: Sonendo, a dental technology company and developer of the GentleWave System, announced its renewed sponsorship of the “Save Your Tooth Month” promotion conducted each May by the American Association of Endodontists (AAE).
May 3, 2021 | News
In a continuing commitment to address racial disparities in oral health, the National Dental Association Foundation (NDAF) and Colgate-Palmolive Co. have announced the creation of the “Audacity to Dream” scholarship program for African Americans pursuing careers in dentistry.
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., USA: Glidewell has announced the extension of its partnership with the Misch International Implant Institute. This educational support agreement, first instituted in 2016, has enabled the expansion of key continuing education opportunities for doctors to enhance their clinical skills in implant dentistry.
PITTSTON, Pa., USA: GCL Systems and Benco Dental have announced a partnership to expand distribution for the GCL line of Gingival Cuff Links to dental practices across the United States. This collaboration will deliver dental implant soft tissue solutions from GCL Systems to a broad dental audience through Benco Dental, the nation’s largest independent dental distributor.
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., USA: The Glidewell Implant Business Essentials Continuum is designed to train dentists how to incorporate essential business, leadership and practice management principles into their implant services.
April 21, 2021 | News
It’s opening day of AAE21, the annual meeting of the American Association of Endodontists, and that means it’s time to log on to the AAE21 website, where you can navigate to educational sessions, the virtual exhibit hall and much more using the tiles on the home page or through links on the left-hand navigation menu.
April 20, 2021 | Advertorial
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., U.S.: The past year has been an exhausting one for medical professionals, including dental practice owners, those working in urgent care facilities and specialists. The entire medical community has greatly suffered. As a result, many owners and workers have experienced pandemic fatigue, which encompasses the exhaustion people have collectively felt owing to COVID-19 restrictions and the frustrations resulting from obstructions in social activities, school, work and everyday life.