CDA Publications
CDA publishes two monthly magazines, the Journal of the California Dental Association, dedicated to scientific and clinical articles, and our news magazine, the CDA Update. Current issues can be found below.  Please visit the individual pages for each publication for an archive of past issues and additional information. 

In addition, both of our publications are now available as ePubs for tablet and mobile viewing. Visit our Mobility Central page to download.

CDA Journal

This award-winning peer-reviewed scientific publication keeps dentists up-to-date about scientific advances, business management strategies and new products. It also features thought-provoking editorials, practice support, risk management and regulatory compliance articles and technological trends that affect dentistry. 

Current Issue
July 2014

The July issue of the Journal of the California Dental Association covers the medical management of dental caries. The authors look at methods, programs and means to deal with dental caries as a disease.


CDA Update

Every month, thousands of CDA members turn to the Update for the latest information about current and developing topics in dentistry. The Update is a trusted source for news that directly affects dentists, including dental benefit plans, legislation and advocacy, patient safety and more. 

Current Issue
July 2014

The July 2014 issue of the CDA Update includes details on the establishment of a state dental director position, a significant win for oral health. The issue also includes information on the ballot measure designed to raise the cap on MICRA and the coalition, which includes CDA, that is fighting to prevent it.



Alicia Malaby  
Director of Communications
1201 K Street, 15th Floor
Sacramento, CA 95814


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