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     Mark your calendars!

PDAA Events:

  • April 11- 12, 2014 - PDAA Spring Educational Seminars will be hosted by the Northeast PA Dental Assistant Society in Wilkes-Barre. Friday topic: Dental Ethics and Chart Documentation. Friday night social will be a live "Cooking with Kate" show at Mohegan Sun Casino. PDAA will hold a breakfast meeting followed by hands-on CAD/CAM course on Saturday morning at East Mountain Inn, Wilkes-Barre. Click here for registration form. Minutes from our November 2013 meeting are available here for review. 
    • November 14-15, 2014 - PDAA Fall Educational Seminars and General Assembly at Yoders in New Holland. Topic: OSHA Update.




    Local Dental Assisting Society Meetings: 

      Northeast Pennsylvania Dental Assistant Society

    • March 1,2014 - Dental Assistant Recognition Week Event @ Fortis Institute, Dental Building, Scranton. Click here for registration form.
    • July 15, 2014 - meeting on the patio at Red Robin, Wilkes-Barre 6:30pm
    • October 15, 2014 - meeting at Chili's in Wilkes-Barre 6:30pm

    Lancaster County Dental Assistants Society

    June 6, 2014 - course on Xylitol - for information please e-mail  pdaa.lcdas@comcast.net 

           or click here for flyer


    visit our website at www.lancasterdentalassistants.org

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

    Philadelphia Dental Assistants Society


    continuing education courses are offered on a regular basis

    contact dottieokeefe@comcast.net for details

    BERKS COUNTY DENTAL ASSISTING SOCIETY



    PITTSBURGH DENTAL ASSISTING SOCIETY

    November 6-8, 2014 3Rivers Dental Conference - click here for information

    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. 






     

    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


    March 5-7, 2014 - Valley Forge Dental Conference, King of Prussia  www.vfdc.org 

    April 5, 2014 - Dental EXPO at Harcum College  www.harcum.edu/2014dentalexpo

    June 20, 2014 - Henry Schein at Wyoming Valley Country Club, Wilkes-Barre. ABC's of Restorative Procedures. Click here for registration flyer.

    October 9-11, 2014 - ADAA National Convention, San Antonio, TX

    November 6-8, 2014 - 3Rivers Dental Conference at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort flyer available

    November 30-December 3, 2014 - Greater NY Dental Meeting

    Dental Radiology Health and Safety - 5 CEU - ADAA online course  (AGD-PACE approved)                                                 FREE for active ADAA members -   $81 non-members                                                                     visit our national continuing education website www.ADAA1.com