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Entries in WSDA News (67)

Tuesday
Nov272012

WSDA NEWS ISSUE 2 Available online today!

Click on the image to go to Issue 2 of the WSDA News

Thursday
Oct252012

Parrish or Perish: DHATs, devotees, dilettantes and doofeses

 The views expressed are those of the writer and do not necessarily reflect the opinion or official policy of the WSDA. By Dr. Jeff Parrish
This month’s ramblings are purposely being composed prior to the 2012 House of Delegates, where your representatives are considering a proposal to support in the Legislature, if necessary, the creation of a midlevel provider: the DHAT (Dental Health Aide Therapist), Enhanced EFDA, Dental Nurse or some other appropriate or deceptive name.  The name is not important, nor really is the outcome of the vote by the House. They are not that important because the process will continue with or without us, and what’s happening now is just another phase in a long march. In truth, this and similar other battles have been fought for decades; I know because I have been in the middle of many of them.

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Tuesday
Oct232012

Dr. Michael Huey, Kitsap County Dental Society get the gold…AGAIN!

For the second time in three years, WSDA member dentist Dr. Michael Huey and the Kitsap County Dental Society have taken home the ADA’s top prize — the Golden Apple Award — for  “Excellence in Science Fair Program Support and Promotion,” for their efforts in promoting the Washington State Science and Engineering Fair (WSSEF). 

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Monday
Sep172012

The 2012 House of Delegates in Pictures

 

Your WSDA Board of Directors (Not pictured: Dr. Gregory Y. Ogata)

An impassioned group of dentists gathered in Walla Walla, Wash. last week to debate issues pivotal to organized dentistry in Washington — and indeed, the nation. What follows are some of the images from the three-day event.

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