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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.

Surveys From The AADA

All Alberta RDAs are invited to provide feedback to help inform the work of our provincial professional association in the coming year.
The Canadian Dental Assistants Association has joined forces with the Association of Alberta Dental Assistants to become the new voice for Alberta dental assistants at the national level.
You're invited to comment on Health Canada's proposal for mandatory front-of-package nutrition symbols. As a health professional, we need your voice.

Lots Going On In May 2019

May is a big month as we have our AGM at the end of the month, general meeting date announcements, and a reminder about CDAA Awards.
Thank you to all our sponsors who gave donations during this years Dental Health Week celebrations. We couldn't do it without you.
Our 2019 annual Spring Seminar held at the Valley Ridge Golf Course was a huge success.
The CDAA is now accepting registration for CDAA members, students, and non-members for the 2018 Spring Seminar to be held on April 13, 2018.
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

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


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
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.

Have You Been Terminated?

The Association of Alberta Dental Assistants has recently received feedback from RDAs who believe that they are being terminated and replaced with less experienced staff who are being paid less, as a cost saving measure by some dental practices.