Industry News

ADEA Honors Contributions to Dental Education

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The American Dental Education Association (ADEA) will recognize the contributions of many dental educators, researchers, and students at the 2011 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition in San Diego, Calif., March 12-16.

A complete listing of all awards follows.

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DANB Launches Online HR Fundamentals Course

CHICAGO (Feb. 23, 2011) – The Dental Assisting National Board, Inc. (DANB) has released a new online professional development course covering human resources for general and specialty dental practices. DANB's Assessment-Based Certificate Program (ABCP): HR Fundamentals is an interactive e-learning course designed for dental office managers, dental assistants, receptionists and hygienists. Dentists with varying degrees of knowledge in human resources of the dental office may also benefit from taking this course.

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Last Chance to Win a Free iPad in Dentistry Today’s Sweepstakes

It’s not too late to try to win a free iPad. All you have to do is visit http://dentistrytoday.com/ipad.

If you prefer to fill out the information in person, you can stop by Dentistry Today’s booth later this week at the Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting.

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LED Dental Names Nick Efthimiadis VP Global Sales and Marketing

BURNABY, British Columbia, February 21, 2011—LED Dental Inc. announced today the hiring of Nick Efthimiadis as VP Global Sales and Marketing, effective immediately.  Mr. Efthimiadis joins LED approximately two months after the North American launch of its VELscope Vx Enhanced Oral Assessment system, a cordless, affordably priced instrument that helps dental practices screen patients for oral cancer and other oral disease.

Mr. Efthimiadis brings 15 years of sales and marketing experience, primarily involving dental and medical devices, to LED Dental. Most recently, he served as Senior Product Manager for the market-leading Midwest™ brand at Dentsply International’s Professional Division, where he had full global P&L responsibility. Prior to that, Mr. Efthimiadis was the National Sales Manager for the Prosthetic Division of Dentsply Canada Ltd.  A native of Mississauga, Ontario, he is a 1996 graduate of York University.

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