www.mom-n-pa.com to find out more or sign up as a volunteer today!Volunteer Opportunity! The 2014 Mission of Mercy initiative in PA is now open for volunteer registration. This event was a huge success in Philadelphia last year, and we are hoping for even more success in Allentown. The weekend event will be held on September 12 and 13, 2014. Over 100 dental hygiene volunteers are needed as well as administrative help as well. Visit the “MOM-n-PA” website at
And The Award Goes To….Our 2014 Clark Hollister graduate awards have been announced. Congrats to these fine dental hygiene graduates as they begin their careers. Click here for a list of the winners.
Take my Hand…..Become a Mentor Now is YOUR time to step up and share your knowledge and experience with a student ready to graduate and begin a hygiene career. As the 2013-14 PDHA President, I invite you to take someone’s hand and help in their transition. Your support and encouragement will make a difference and be greatly appreciated. This is your chance to pay it forward-take a minute and sign up to be a mentor. Thank you in advance for reaching out and taking someone’s hand….Laura DeHennis RDH, PHDHP
Want to be informed? A listserv is a quick and easy way to keep you current on professional issues. Your District II Trustee, Jaclyn Gleber, will create a monthly, one-page summary of important dental hygiene challenges and professional activities which will be distributed through email via the ADHA listserv service. Please visit www.adha.org/adha-listserv to sign up for our District II update.
Member Referral Program – Click here to find out how to spread the word about PDHA membership and earn CASH at the same time! Our April 2014 referral drawing winner is…Amanda Kundrod from the Western PA component! Amanda, thanks for referring your colleagues to ADHA/PDHA membership – your check is in the mail!
ADHA’s Annual Session at the Center for Lifelong Learning Save the Date for the 2015 CLL at the 92nd Annual Session next June in Nashville at the new Music City Center convention center. Preliminary details can be found online here.
2016 CLL/Annual Session: The destination search for the 2016 CLL at the 93rd Annual Session is underway. Staff is preparing destination information to be presented to the ADHA Board of Trustees at the Fall Board meeting this September. The ADHA Board of Trustees will review the destination options and then make a decision on the location of the 2016 CLL/Annual Session. Upon conclusion of the Fall Board meeting, the meeting dates and location of the 2016 CLL at the 93rd Annual Session will be released.