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If you're looking to keep up to date on the latest CDAA and industry news, then you won't go wrong with checking in here now and again.

Save the Date: April 6, 2024 Attend the AADA AGM 2:30-5pm in Red Deer @ the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame

2024 Alberta Dental Team Summit

The Alberta Dental Team Summit brings every facet of the dental team under one roof to explore wellness activities that foster high-performing dental teams, bring back the joy in work, and fuel business success.
Just a reminder that our Next In Person GM is March 27. At this meeting will have our AGM as well as guest speaker Jackie Smith. Her topic for the evening is how dental assistants can better connect with patients for elevated case acceptance
The lack of data on Canadian dental assistants (DAs) is so acute that even the total number of working DAs is not certain.
Don't miss out on recognizing one of our favourite professionals during Dental Assistants Recognition Week.

News & Tidbits For 2024

This is a great post to check in on from time to time as we like to drop all those short but sweet tidbits right here.
Once a year we hold an informative seminar with a variety or topics and speakers. We look forward to seeing you at our next seminar.

April Is Oral Health Month!

The theme for Oral Health Month 2024 is being determined
The Office of the Chief Dental Officer of Canada (OCDOC) initiated a caries risk assessment project. View the tool here.

CDAA Spring/Fall Seminar TBD

The CDAA has decided at this time we will not be having a seminar this year. But check back to see what we're planning next year

AADA Tea & Talk

Alberta RDA's are invited to the Annual AADA Tea & Talk every October in Red Deer... date, time and location to be announced so stay tuned

Florence E Downey Student Award

The CDAA Awards Committee would like to remind the Instructors at Calgary's Dental Assisting Schools that you still have until Sept 30, 2024 to submit your letter nominating one of your students for the Florence E. Downney Student Award.