ADHA •Remember to visit ADHA’s Covid-19 Resource Center often, as new information is added regularly. There are links to videos on Covid-19 and unemployment on this page, as well as FAQs: https://www.adha.org/covid19 •ADHA has created a Task Force on Return to Work which will review available COVID-19 guidance documents and policies, including but not limited to information from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Occupational and Safety Health Act (OSHA), and American Dental Association (ADA). The Task Force will provide recommendations to the ADHA Board of Trustees, including guidance for dental hygienists on returning to work. A dedicated email address has been set up so that members of the dental hygiene community can provide input to the Task Force at email@example.com . •ADHA’s Covid-19 Q&A section continues to expand. You can submit your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org .
The 2020 Keystone Dental Health Conference will not be held in person in 2020. PDHA is exploring virtual options and more info will be coming soon! We will be back in person October 14-17, 2021 at the Ambassador Center in Erie so save the date!
ADHA’s 2020 Awards Program is a way to honor and recognize our members dedication to the dental hygiene profession (in various aspects of the dental hygiene world: clinical, education, public health, research, etc.). Apply now for your chance to be recognized by your colleagues and receive funding to attend the ADHA’s 2020 Annual Conference in New Orleans, LA.
The Southwest Component is in the process of organizing its committees and chair positions for the 2020 year. It is searching for any interested members to serve on its various committees and fill two vacant chair positions.
ADHA Members have access to members-only content, giving you an opportunity to view the newest digital editions of Access magazine and the Journal of Dental Hygiene, as well as news and updates just for YOU.
Become a champion of oral health as you take the next step forward in connecting with your community and investing in your career.
Take advantage of up-to-date information about emerging technologies, insights on professional and educational opportunities.
Receive timely alerts on legislative developments and valuable opportunities to network with your peers.
View, download, print a running list of your PDHA approved continuing education sessions attended on our members only area of the website.
Karen Omniewski RDH, PHDHP, MS, a long standing member of the American Dental Hygienists’ Association (ADHA), tells us the story of how she began her career as a clinical Dental Hygienist over forty years ago.
Want to be informed? A listserv is a quick and easy way to keep you current on professional issues. Your District II Trustee, Donna Hickey, 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.