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Stay Abreast of State, Federal and Canadian Legislation and Policy With the ADEA Advocacy Website

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The ADEA Advocacy website is a new tool that gives you comprehensive information on issues of importance to academic dentistry and dental and craniofacial research.

Become an Advocate for Oral Health with ADEA Advocacy Workshops

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ADEA’s Advocacy and Governmental Relations portfolio (AGR) is offering its ADEA Advocacy Workshop series to ADEA members.

ADEA Unveils New State Advocacy Toolkit

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ADEA has developed a State Advocacy Toolkit, enabling members to more effectively advocate for dental education and dental and craniofacial research.

ADEA United States Interactive Legislative Tracking Map Offers New Feature

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The ADEA United States Interactive Legislative Tracking Map now features a new dropdown menu, allowing ADEA members even easier access to critical state legislation.

Join ADEA April 8 for the 2014 ADEA/AADR Advocacy Day

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ADEA invites you to make your voice heard during ADEA/AADR Advocacy Day 8:30 a.m. – noon Tuesday, April 8:30 in Room 2168 in the Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill.

2014 ADEA/AADR Advocacy Day

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This one-day event has been designed to provide the dental education and dental and craniofacial research communities an opportunity to advocate before Congress in support of our issues.

United States Interactive Legislative Tracking Map Now Available for ADEA Members

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ADEA is pleased to announce that the new ADEA United States Interactive Legislative Tracking Map is now available to provide members access to the most up-to-date information on state legislation of interest to academic dentistry.

Engaging Other Professions in the Fight Against Dental Disease

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By Nicole Fauteux Twelve years ago, when Tracy Garland was running the Washington Dental Service Foundation, she met with the head of the state dental association to inform him about an effort to reach out to organized medicine. His advice

What Lies Ahead for Health Reform

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By Nicole Fauteux At this year’s 2013 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition, Peter Damiano, D.D.S., Director of the Public Policy Center and Professor at the University of Iowa College of Dentistry, discussed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA)

ADEA's Advocacy Update - Winter 2011

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Thanks to concerns raised by ADEA, the American Dental Association (ADA), and other oral health organizations, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reversed its decision to downgrade the Division of Oral Health (DOH). On January 14, 2011, ADEA Executive Director Richard W. Valachovic wrote to CDC Director Thomas Frieden and stated that “we strongly believe that DOH’s role should be preserved and the division should not be placed under the Division of Adult and Community Health where the issue of oral health care will have to compete with other pressing health issues.”

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