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Aisles of smiles in the 2015 Pacific Dental Conference Exhibit Hall Mar 17, 2015 | News Canada

Aisles of smiles in the 2015 Pacific Dental Conference Exhibit Hall

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Canada: If you’re into new technology and great deals, there was plenty to smile about in the 2015 Pacific Dental Conference Exhibit Hall. Glistening new products and show specials were everywhere. The Exhibit Hall saw heavy traffic on both days it was open during the annual conference, this year held from March 5–7.

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Ma Rowena Balleza, DMD: Doing well by doing good Mar 9, 2015 | News Canada

Ma Rowena Balleza, DMD: Doing well by doing good

It was simple curiosity that prompted Ma Rowena Balleza, DMD, to accept an invitation from a surgeon to participate in a 2012 medical/dental mission to ...

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Clinician monitors oral lesions in 3-D Mar 3, 2015 | News Canada

Clinician monitors oral lesions in 3-D

Samson Ng, DMD, brings his stunning 3-D photography back to the Pacific Dental Conference this year after sharing some of the images from his extensive ...

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Dr. Izchak Barzilay and Dr. Mariela Gonzalez: Doing well by doing good Feb 19, 2015 | News Canada

Dr. Izchak Barzilay and Dr. Mariela Gonzalez: Doing well by doing good

As an educator at multiple dental schools, and with a Toronto-based practice in prosthodontics and implant dentistry, Dr. Izchak Barzilay is used to receiving ...

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Canadian Army Dental Corps: Born 100 years ago of war Jan 9, 2015 | News Canada

Canadian Army Dental Corps: Born 100 years ago of war

OTTAWA, Ontario, CANADA: World War I began on July 28, 1914, and lasted until Nov. 11, 1918. This year marks the centennial of the Canadian Army Dental Corps (CADC), which was formed shortly after recruiting efforts began in earnest for what would become known at “The Great War.”

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Expert lineup at Pacific Dental Conference Dec 4, 2014 | News Canada

Expert lineup at Pacific Dental Conference

You can experience the true flavor of the West Coast — and earn C.E. credits at the same time — at the Pacific Dental Conference, March 5-7, in Vancouver, British Columbia. The PDC has an expert lineup of local, North American and international speakers. With more than 130 presenters, 150 open sessions and hands-on courses covering a variety of topics, the meeting should be able to offer something for every member of your dental team.

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Canada’s dental hygienists elect new president Nov 22, 2014 | News Canada

Canada’s dental hygienists elect new president

OTTAWA, Ontario, CANADA: The Canadian Dental Hygienists Association recently announced the installation of its new president, Mandy Hayre. The installation took place at the CDHA’s annual general meeting in Moncton, New Brunswick. Hayre hails from British Columbia and joins president-elect Donna Scott of Yukon, Nunavut, Northwest Territories; and directors Gerry Cool of Alberta; Janel Parkinson of Saskatchewan; Mary Bertone, past president, of Manitoba; Sandy Lawlor of Ontario; Sophia Baltzis ...

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Hygienists now self-regulated in Newfoundland, Labrador Oct 16, 2014 | News Canada

Hygienists now self-regulated in Newfoundland, Labrador

Dental hygienists in Newfoundland and Labrador are now self-regulating under the Health Professions Act through a shared regulating responsibility with the Newfoundland and Labrador Council of Health Professionals and the Newfoundland and Labrador College of Dental Hygienists.

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Winter Clinic: New venue, new opportunities Sep 17, 2014 | News Canada

Winter Clinic: New venue, new opportunities

Acting on industry feedback, and the dynamics of market changes, the Toronto Academy of Dentistry has taken a giant step to evolve the Winter Clinic to a new level. Not only a location change, but a new format aimed at increasing networking opportunities and return on investment. This one-day show will leverage increased traffic in the common areas for the benefit of all, as soon as people arrive at the show.

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Caries accounts for one-third of day surgeries for preschoolers Aug 4, 2014 | News Canada

Caries accounts for one-third of day surgeries for preschoolers

Although most Canadian children are treated for caries in community-based dental offices or clinics, a significant number of young children who do not benefit from prevention strategies develop serious dental diseases such as early childhood caries. According to a report, this condition accounts for about one-third of all day surgeries for preschoolers.

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World Oral Health Day

World Oral Health Day

World Oral Health Day will be celebrated throughout the world on 20 March 2015. This year's “Smile for life” campaign will include a wide range ...

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International Dental Show 2015

International Dental Show 2015

This year, the International Dental Show (IDS) is opening its doors to dental professionals and representatives of the dental industry for the 36th time. ...

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Digital dentistry

Digital dentistry

Digital technology is one of the fastest-growing market segments in dentistry.

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Canadian Academy of Pediatric Dentistry meeting to focus on the ‘uncharted’ Jul 16, 2014 | News Canada

Canadian Academy of Pediatric Dentistry meeting to focus on the ‘uncharted’

OTTAWA, Ontario, CANADA: The Canadian Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (CAPD/ACDP) is using its annual meeting this year to focus on commonly encountered ...

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Toronto Academy of Dentistry Winter Clinic moves to new downtown venue Jul 3, 2014 | News Canada

Toronto Academy of Dentistry Winter Clinic moves to new downtown venue

TORONTO, Ontario, Canada: The 77th Annual Winter Clinic is on the move, with its 2014 meeting day scheduled for Friday, Nov. 14, at the Toronto Sheraton ...

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