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Entries in American Dental Association (9)


Apply for the ADA Institute for Diversity in Leadership today!

Enhance Your Leadership Potential, apply for the Institute for Diversity in Leadership
Established in 2003 by the ADA, the goal of the Institute is to provide a diverse group of dentists with education and experience so that they can set new leadership paths within the profession and their communities.

Promising leaders of racial, ethnic and/or gender groups that have been traditionally underrepresented in leadership are encouraged to apply for this extraordinary educational experience.

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New Reports on Health Care Reform Implementation

2014 is a pivot year for implementation of the Afforadable Care Act (ACA) across the nation. The following two reports provide updates on the implementation of pediatric dental benefits across the nation and Washington state's local exchange marketplace called Washington Healthplanfinder.

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Chairside Screenings Could Save Lives and Millions in Healthcare Costs

Screenings by dentists for the most common chronic medical diseases could save the American health care system as much as $102.6 million annually, according to a new study conducted by the ADA Health Policy Resources Center. 

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Dr. Sherwin Shinn Named Humanitarian of the Year by the ADA

For the last 22 years, Dr. Sherwin R. Shinn has dedicated his life to providing oral health care to underserved people. For his efforts, Dr. Shinn has been honored with the 2013 ADA Humanitarian Award.

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