Industry News

Colgate-Palmolive Company Named Exclusive Sponsor of the ADEA/Colgate/Academy

WASHINGTON, June 28, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Colgate-Palmolive Company has been named the exclusive sponsor of the American Dental Education Association (ADEA)/Colgate/Academy for Academic Leadership Institute for Allied Health Educators. In this role, Colgate has committed a half of a million dollars in support of this professional development program over the course of the next five years.

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More Canadian Dental Offices Are Implementing Clinical Software

Toronto – June 27, 2012 – More and more Canadian dental offices are currently using the clinical portion of their practice management software, according to results from the DIAC (Dental Industry Association of Canada) Sixteenth Annual Future of Dentistry Survey.

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Dr. Sheela Raja Honored by Chicago Foundation for Women

The Chicago Foundation for Women honored Dr. Sheela Raja, Assistant Professor, Pediatric Dentistry, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry, at its ninth annual Breaking Barriers Awards, an event honoring Asian American women who are transforming health and wellness, on May 8.

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Wilmington Dentist Installed as President of the AGD

CHICAGO (June 25, 2012)—The Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) is pleased to announce that Jeffrey M. Cole, DDS, MBA, FAGD, of Wilmington, Del., was installed as president of the association during the AGD 2012 Annual Meeting & Exhibits, held June 21 to 24 in Philadelphia.

“It is an exciting time in the field of dentistry and it’s an honor to lead the AGD’s 37,000 members,” says Dr. Cole. “Members can expect that the organization will continue to work tirelessly to advocate and protect the rights of general dentists, as well as work to ensure that the public receives the highest quality of oral care. The AGD will continue to make the public aware of the dangers that can result from receiving treatment from alternative oral health care providers; specifically, that these providers do not have the education necessary to make diagnoses or to perform irreversible surgical dental procedures.”

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