MDA member receives award
Dr. Mark Finney, New Brighton, has been awarded the 2012 Integrity Award from the Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota. The awards are presented to companies who exemplify ethical behavior and display integrity in all aspects of their operations. This is the first time a dental office has received this prestigious award! Congratulations to Dr. Finney and his dental practice for this impressive achievement!
Get educated on pertussis
What condition is commonly confused with a “cold”, is infectious, is spread through nasopharyngeal secretions by coughing and sneezing, does not always involve “whooping”, and needs to be addressed by antimicrobial therapy?
Protect your patients, staff and yourself: get to know the symptoms and treatment recommendations.
MDA hosts Connections Conference The MDA Connections Conference was held last Friday at the Ramada Plaza in Minneapolis. Nearly 50 attendees received updates on activities at the MDA, the School of Dentistry, the Board of Dentistry, and a preview of 2013 legislation. (Photo: Dr. Michael Flynn, MDA President.)
Give to the Max Day is tomorrow! Although you can contribute any time of the year, please consider giving to the Minnesota Dental Foundation on this statewide annual day of giving, called Give to the Max Day, on Thursday, November 15, 2012. The vision of the Minnesota Dental Foundation is to eliminate unmet oral health needs in Minnesota and all donations go to support this objective. Donate here.
ASDA Student Vendor Fair draws large crowd
ADA launches mobile version of MouthHealthy.org
Now you can seek out oral health information on the go! The ADA recently launched a mobile version of MouthHealthy.org, compatible with smartphones. MouthHealthy.org is the ADA’s patient website. It provides timely and credible oral health information on the prevention, care and treatment people are looking for with in-depth content, videos and a highly engaging presentation for visitors.
ADA advocacy topic at ASDA Lunch and Learn
Nominations for the 2012 Distinguished Alumni awards being accepted
The School of Dentistry is now accepting nominations for the 2012 Dentistry Distinguished Alumni awards until December 14, 2012. These awards are given annually to outstanding alumni in recognition of exceptional achievement.
SAVE THE DATE: Dental Day at the Capitol – February 27!
Save the date for the MDA’s annual Dental Day at the Capitol on February 27, 2013! MDA members will convene in the morning for an advocacy training and will meet with their legislators immediately following to discuss the MDA’s legislative priorities.
Upcoming Events (through November 28)
November 16 Affinity Products Committee Meeting, MDA Office
November 16 Legislative Affairs Committee Meeting, MDA Office