November CE Announcement – Save the Date

Saturday November 11th, 2017  Alaska Dental Hygienists’ Association Presents: Betsy Reynolds, RDH, MS Going to Pot: Weeding Out Potential Benefits and Dangers of Marijuana Use Up in Smoke: Current Trends in Smoking Habits Affecting Oral and Systemic Health Click Here for Registration Form, Course Synopsis and Objectives Location: Southcentral Foundation Nuka Wellness & Learning Center Tribal Drum Room 110 4085 Tudor Center Drive, Anchorage AK...

A Message from the Alaska DHA President

Hello Alaska Dental Hygienists! Save the date! Our November 11th CE/business meeting, silent auction, and Election is just 3 months away! Our fabulous CE Committee will post information about the CE and registration closer to the event. In the mean time, I would like to encourage Alaska DHA members to consider positions up for election on November 11th! The positions up for election are: Delegate-term 2017-2019 and TWO voting Alaska DHA board member positions: Treasurer for term 2017-2019 and Vice President/President Elect for the remainder of term 2016-2018 which then transitions to President of Alaska DHA for term 2018-2020. Due to unforeseen life events, our current Vice President/President Elect, Carla Lindblom,  has resigned.  We wish her the best in all her endeavors! All interested candidates must email me their candidate information (cover letter, preferably with picture) no later than October 15th to be added to the ballot and to share with membership. Candidates who do not email me their candidate information by the October 15th deadline will need to nominate themselves or be nominated by a current ADHA member in good standing on November 11th when given the opportunity to do so during the Alaska DHA business meeting. Candidates nominated from the floor will be considered as a “write in” candidate.  A write in space will be provided on the ballot. A few minutes may be provided for candidates to share information about themselves to voting members in attendance during the Alaska DHA business meeting. I personally want to encourage folks to become members and get involved and participate in your professional local and national association!  We have a...

September CE: Geriatric Dentistry: Treating Older Adults in Private Practice & Hospital Settings

Alaska Dental Hygienists’ Association Presents: Dr. Chris Wyatt Geriatric Dentistry: Treating Older Adults in Private Practice & Hospital Settings Saturday September 30th, 2017   Southcentral Foundation Fireweed Mountains Building Conference Rooms A & B 4341 Tudor Centre Drive, Anchorage AK 99508 8:15am-12:30pm Click here to view the registration form with more...