News & Events


The CDAA is now accepting registration for CDAA members, students and non-members for the 2018 Spring Seminar on April 13. Our seminar is open to everyone however only those with a CDAA membership ID number will receive discounted member pricing. If you need to get your CDAA membership then please visit CDAA Membership page or see further details below.


General Meeting and Seminar Dates for 2018/2019

The CDAA has finalized the dates and times for our key meetings. General Meetings will be held at the Inglewood Community Hall in the Dave Marshall Room. Meetings will remain at 6:30 pm on the third Monday of Oct, Jan and March. (PLEASE NOTE…. We have CHANGED the General Meetings for Sept and Nov and will now only have an Oct meeting in the Fall). View meeting dates below:

Oct 15, 2018:

Topic:  Understanding Opiates and the Opioid Crisis

Speaker: Dr Todd Fairbanks, DDS. FRCD Specialist in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Sponsor: Deb Kavalo, IPC Consulting

Jan 21, 2019:

Topic: Silver Diamine

Speaker: Amber Nikolakis, Oral science

Sponsor: Patterson


May Update

Well maybe spring is finally here !!?? Yeah!!

The CDAA AGM and Election is approaching fast and will be held May 28, 6:30-9pm at our usual location: Inglewood Community Hall. Please RSVP by May 23rd to the Membership Coordinator (under ABOUT tab/ exec committee). There are several opportunities available giving everyone an opportunity to volunteer and give back to the profession. Be sure to come out and get more details or look under the ABOUT tab/exec committee and open each job description to find the one that’s right for you.



The CDAA Spring Seminar was held April 21 at the Valley Ridge Golf Course.

Speakers and topics included:

  • Dr Roma Pastershank – Neuromodulator Therapy – Botox
  • Dianne Rebryna B.Sc. D.D.S – Occupation Health & Safety – An Outline for Your Office Program
  • Lynne Marshall RYT – Finding Balance

Click below to download the references from the OH&S presentation.

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To get more information about Sacred Self Yoga & Wellness you can go to Lynne’s website at

Upcoming March 19 General Meeting Info

CDAA welcomes Propellus back for another facilitated learning session addressing the recruitment, recognition and retention of CDAA board volunteers. This session will cover the best practice of volunteer engagement as per the Canadian Code of Volunteer involvement and the future trends in volunteering. More