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Dr. Maxine Feinberg is installed as ADA president Oct 24, 2014 | News USA

Dr. Maxine Feinberg is installed as ADA president

CHICAGO, Ill., USA: Maxine Feinberg, DDS, who practices periodontics in Cranford, N.J., was installed as president of the American Dental Association during a recent meeting of the ADA House of Delegates in San Antonio. Feinberg is the third female to serve as the president of the 158,000-member organization.

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AO’s 30th Annual Meeting is set for spring ’15 in San Francisco  Oct 23, 2014 | News USA

AO’s 30th Annual Meeting is set for spring ’15 in San Francisco

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: “Science, Collaboration and Clinical Excellence for 30 Years” will be the theme of the 30th Annual Meeting of the Academy ...

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AAID wants you to feel the magic: Annual conference to be held in Orlando Oct 22, 2014 | News USA

AAID wants you to feel the magic: Annual conference to be held in Orlando

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: The American Academy of Implant Dentistry’s 63rd Annual AAID Implant Dentistry Educational Conference aims to shine a light ...

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Reyes elected president of ADA Foundation Board of Directors Oct 20, 2014 | News USA

Reyes elected president of ADA Foundation Board of Directors

CHICAGO, Ill., USA: Reneida E. Reyes, DDS, MPH, PC, a pediatric dentist in Brooklyn, N.Y., was elected president of the ADA Foundation (ADAF) Board of ...

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America’s Toothfairy awards more than $150,000 in grants Oct 16, 2014 | News USA

America’s Toothfairy awards more than $150,000 in grants

CHARLOTTE, N.C., USA: Thanks to support from corporations and individuals, National Children’s Oral Health Foundation: America’s ToothFairy (NCOHF) recently awarded more than $150,000 in grants to non-profit clinical partners. These organizations are part of the NCOHF Affiliate Network and deliver comprehensive educational, preventive and treatment services for vulnerable children.

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Interview: ‘Oral implants have become a very mainstream approach’ Oct 15, 2014 | News USA

Interview: ‘Oral implants have become a very mainstream approach’

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: In an interview with Dental Tribune America, Clark M. Stanford, DDS, PhD., dean of the UIC College of Dentistry and board member of the Academy of Osseointegration (AO), discusses recent advances in dental implants, as well as AO’s efforts to serve as a nexus for those who place or restore implants to learn together.

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Addition of ATP to midazolam offers enhanced sedation, fewer adverse effects Oct 14, 2014 | News USA

Addition of ATP to midazolam offers enhanced sedation, fewer adverse effects

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: The anesthetic drug midazolam is in widespread use for brief dental and medical procedures due to its sedative and amnestic properties. However, cardiorespiratory depression can occur when it is given in higher doses or repeatedly to achieve deeper levels of sedation. A new study tests the ability of an added drug, adenosine 5′-triphosate (ATP), to safely achieve these deeper levels of anesthesia.

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Little progress recorded in historical cleft lip and palate treatment Oct 13, 2014 | News USA

Little progress recorded in historical cleft lip and palate treatment

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: The Cleft Palate–Craniofacial Journal recently presented a historical review of what Western doctors and scientists knew about defects known as cleft lip and palate. The authors of the review sought to verify that treatment and surgical techniques for these malformations were largely esthetic and unchanged until the 19th century.

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ADA holds 2014 annual meeting in San Antonio Oct 11, 2014 | News USA

ADA holds 2014 annual meeting in San Antonio

SAN ANTONIO, Texas, USA: It was not just the convention center conference rooms that were bursting with education opportunities at ADA 2014 — America’s Dental Meeting. The exhibit hall floor also seemed to have educational opportunities available around every corner. Options included the live-patient CAD/CAM stage, the international learning lounge, the specialty pavilion, a professional product review area, the laser pavilion, the tech expo and the new-and-emerging speaker series.

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Dental school at Boston University is going all-digital Oct 10, 2014 | News USA

Dental school at Boston University is going all-digital

SAN ANTONIO, Texas, USA: You might call them pioneers of the digital age. In a move that is certain to have far-reaching implications for the way dentistry is practiced well into the future, Sirona Dental Systems and the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine have entered into an agreement allowing the dental school to become the country’s first to go all-digital.

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IDS 2015

IDS 2015

Next 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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BDIA Dental Showcase London

BDIA Dental Showcase London

The UK’s largest dental exhibition will open its doors at the ExCeL London Exhibition and Convention Centre from 9 to 11 October. The event will ...

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ADA meeting in San Antonio offers plenty of education Oct 9, 2014 | News USA

ADA meeting in San Antonio offers plenty of education

SAN ANTONIO, Texas, USA: There are plenty of educational opportunities at ADA 2014 — America’s Dental Meeting, being held at the Henry B. Gonzalez ...

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More than 550 exhibitors to be at ADA meeting Oct 7, 2014 | News USA

More than 550 exhibitors to be at ADA meeting

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: “America’s Dental Meeting” is Oct. 9-14 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio. The “Alamo ...

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