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Tuesday
Aug132013

Maximizing Facebook for Your Dental Practice

The WSDA endorsed Sesame Communications is offering a complimentary three-part Webinar series on Facebook and how to maximize its potential for a dental practice. Learn how to take full advantage of engaging with patients and prospective patients on Facebook. Join Sesame Communications for this series where they'll provide tips to help ensure your dental practice has the tools to be successful.

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Monday
Aug122013

MAKE A DIFFERENCE — VOLUNTEER IN YOUR COMMUNITY!

Every day in Washington State people live with dental pain because they lack the resources to see a dentist. Although adult dental Medicaid will be restored in the coming months, it won't cover all the need throughout Washington  — we need your help to increase the dental safety net. While nearly all dentists give back to their communities, the need is still great, and many organizations have clinics or hold events where volunteers are needed. We've gathered up information about some of the events and organizations across the state where you (and often, your staff) can volunteer to help those without dental health care resources.

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Thursday
Aug082013

WSDA HOUSE OF DELEGATES

The House of Delegates and You:

How our governance system works, and how you can influence decisions made on your behalf. 
The WSDA House of Delegates will be held this September 19-21 in Chelan, Wash. The House is the legislative body of the WSDA, with full authority to direct and regulate the Association activities within the provisions of the Articles of Incorporation and Bylaws. By early September, The Source will have complete HOD coverage, including the schedule, general information, candidate bios, resolutions and reports. An email will be sent to all members alerting them when the information is live.

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Thursday
Aug082013

THE WSDA REMEMBERS DR. VINCENT G. KOKICH

Editors Note: The WSDA recently lost another incredibly respected WSDA member: dentist, editor and educator Dr. Vincent G. Kokich passed away suddenly on July 24. After retiring in 2010, Kokich was preparing to return to his role as educator at the UWSoD. Always a consummate professional, it has been said that Kokich would have rather have been remembered first as a devoted family man and second, a teacher.  A renowned educator, scholar, researcher and a leading advocate of interdisciplinary dentistry, Dr. Kokich was a prominent lecturer, having presented more than 950 lectures throughout the world.

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