WELCOME TO THE WEBSITE OF THE PENNSYLVANIA DENTAL ASSISTANTS ASSOCIATION

     Mark your calendars!

PDAA Events:

  • SAVE THE DATE - November 13-14, 2015 - PDAA Fall Educational Seminars and General Assembly Meeting at Henry Schein Dental Supply in Denver, PA Hosted by Lancaster DAS. Registration forms will be posted shortly.

Click here to read the minutes from the Spring 2015 meeting.



Local Dental Assisting Society Meetings: 

    Northeast Pennsylvania Dental Assistant Society

  • January 29, 2015 - meeting at Chili's in Wilkes-Barre 6:30pm
  • July 15, 2015 - meeting on the patio at red Robin in Wilkes-Barre 6:30pm
  • October 21, 2015 - annual planning meeting and election of officers - 6:30 pm Chili's in Wilkes-Barre 

Lancaster County Dental Assistants Society



visit our website at www.lancasterdentalassistants.org

e-mail us at pdaa.lcdas@comcast.net

Philadelphia Dental Assistants Society


  please contact
DottieOkeefe@yahoo.com
or call
(610) 662-4729





continuing education courses are offered on a regular basis

check back for updates

BERKS COUNTY DENTAL ASSISTING SOCIETY

COMING SOON: CPR certification

PITTSBURGH DENTAL ASSISTING SOCIETY



University of Pittsburgh offers ongoing dental continuing education courses, on and off campus as well as online. Visit their website  www.dental.pitt.edu/ce  for the latest courses. 



CHILD ABUSE RECOGNITION AND REPORTING

All EFDA's must take an approved child abuse recognition and reporting course by March 31, 2015 in order to renew your EFDA license. The Pennsylvania Dental Association is an approved course sponsor. 
Click here for registration form. 

Cut and paste the link below for a complete list of approved child abuse and recognition courses:

http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/child_abuse_ce_providers/21920 

FREE ONLINE CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

Your active membership in the American Dental Assistants Association now entitles you to FREE and UNLIMITED online continuing education credits. Visit our national website link for continuing education at www.ADAA1.com  and login using your ADAA membership number and password. The ADAA will track your courses should you need to present them for a DANB or SBOD audit. 

Remember DANB certificate holders need 12 hours of approved continuing education every year and Pennsylvania EFDA's need 10 hours every renewal period. DEP requires 4 hours of radiation health and safety education every 4 years for any dental personnel who takes radiographs.

OTHER COURSES, SEMINARS AND MEETINGS

October 21, 2015   Valley Forge Fall CE course: Medical Update for the Dental Team WWW.VFDC.ORG

November 5-10, 2015   ADA National Convention, Washington, DC

November 29 - December 2, 2015  Greater New York Dental Meeting, New York City

March 2-3-4, 2016  Valley Forge Dental Conference @ Valley Forge Casino Resort and Convention      Center, King of Prussia   www.vfdc.org




Dental Radiology Health and Safety - ADAA online course # 1105

                                                       5 CEU -   (AGD-PACE approved)                                                                                                           FREE for ADAA members -   $75 non-members                                                         visit our national continuing education website www.ADAA1.com