The MDA’s 2011 House of Delegates concluded its meeting in Duluth on September 17, passing ten resolutions that will become part of the MDA’s agenda for the coming year. Resolutions passed include directives for the MDA to pursue legislation aimed at increasing third party payer accountability and transparency, conduct an annual Mission of Mercy project, assess disparities in third-party reimbursement rates among Minnesota dentists, and actively seek nominees for participation on the Minnesota Oral Health Coalition. For more information on all resolutions passed, please visit the MDA website.
The MDA is also pleased to welcome Dr. Michael Zakula as President for 2011-2012. Dr. Zakula addressed delegates and other attendees during the second session of the House and highlighted his areas of priority for the upcoming year. View photos and listen to Dr. Zakula’s address here.