Members of the ADEA House of Delegates will vote for the Chair-elect of the ADEA Board of Directors at the 2022 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition. The ADEA Board of Directors has accepted the recommendation of the ADEA Nominating Committee and slated Mert N. Aksu, D.D.S., J.D., M.H.S.A., Cert. DPH, and Ana N. López-Fuentes, D.M.D., M.P.H.,
as the candidates for the 2022-23 Chair-elect of the ADEA Board of Directors.Raising Awareness for a Neglected Disease
Students at the University of Toronto Faculty of Dentistry are advocating for greater awareness of a devastating and preventable disease that is affecting young children in impoverished communities. Noma, found worldwide in regions of poverty, affects malnourished children under seven years old with poor oral hygiene. Students Give COVID-19 Vaccines as Part of Expanded Scope of Practice
Since January, the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry has hosted 25 COVID-19 vaccination clinics for the community. Now, students in the dental program are taking on an even greater role by administering vaccine doses directly to patients themselves. Read More...