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CDA has been notified by other state dental associations of an email scam that is targeting their members. The email has the subject line “Terry Recovery,” includes an association logo, and appears to be coming from the association’s email domain. This email is a scam and should be deleted immediately.
Get to know CDA’s May Student Spotlight, Michael Mears from Western University’s class of 2023.
CDA Presents The Art and Science of Dentistry is happening May 13-16. To help attendees make the most of their experience, the event team has put together a tips list covering all the need-to-knows before, during and after the convention.
CDA members and component dental society executive directors can nominate a California-licensed active or retired dentist through Wednesday, June 30, for the CDA Foundation’s 2021 Humanitarian Award honoring the late Andrew Soderstrom, DDS.
Dental professionals face a number of challenges in securing consent for oral care, but there are specific consent and documentation considerations when caring for older adults.
The May issue of the Journal of the California Dental Association features the evolving technologies of oral and maxillofacial imaging.
Several national chain pharmacies are now selling over-the-counter COVID-19 tests. While these tests have value in helping to reduce the spread of the coronavirus and potential future disease outbreaks, a rapid test appropriate for use in a dental or other health care setting has yet to be approved.
Gov. Gavin Newsom on April 29 signed legislation that will provide a $6.2 billion tax cut to businesses that received a Paycheck Protection Program loan to pay for employee salaries, group health care benefits, other debt obligations and worker-protection costs related to COVID-19.
The October 2020 issue of the CDA Journal, which explores COVID-19 connections in oral health care and dentistry, has been awarded a Maggie Award in the category of Best Digital Edition or ePublication/Consumer, Trade, Association.
Gov. Gavin Newsom on April 16 signed a bill that requires employers in certain industries statewide to rehire employees who were laid off because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Dental practice owners who hire and employ an individual janitorial staff member to clean their dental office are considered covered employers and must comply with the new obligations.
In addition to more than 60 C.E. courses and an interactive exhibit hall, the virtual convention features of a lineup of fun events that will take you on a wine tasting tour along the California coast, stimulate your taste buds with the finest chocolates and teach you how to make delicious cocktails like a professional mixologist.