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Conferences
Coalition for Oral Health for the Aging Meeting
April 25

Okemos, Michigan United States
American Association for Community Dental Program Symposium
April 26-27

Fort Worth, Texas United States
American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) 2014 Spring Conference
April 26-27

Chicago, Illinois United States
2014 National Oral Health Conference
April 28-30

Fort Worth, Texas United States
OMICS to publish all papers from 2nd international conference
April 23, 2014 -- OMICS Group will publish all papers presented at the recent 2nd International Conference on Dental and Oral Health.
AAP launches periodontal disease awareness campaign
April 23, 2014 -- The American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) is launching a national consumer awareness campaign to educate the public on the importance of prevention and early diagnosis of periodontal disease.
Caries risk 3 times higher for kids with enamel hypoplasia
April 22, 2014 -- An international team of researchers examined more than 1,700 Brazilian schoolchildren from different sociodemographic backgrounds to learn about the impact of developmental defects in enamel. The results could help spotlight patients who will need closer attention from clinicians early in life to help them maintain a healthy mouth.
Treating preventable dental conditions costs Mich. $15M in 2011
April 22, 2014 -- The cost of treatment for preventable dental conditions in Michigan hospitals was at least $15 million in 2011, according to a new report issued by the Anderson Economic Group.
Oral-B unveils new products at U.K. dental conference
April 22, 2014 -- Oral-B introduced the Test Drive power brush trial program, Cross Action brush head, and SmartSeries electric toothbrush with Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity at the recent British Dental Conference and Exhibition 2014.
Making in-office products an opportunity, not a crisis
April 21, 2014 -- One of the best opportunities for your patients to improve their oral health is to receive useful information at the dental office about home care products. As patients are looking to dental professionals for accurate and relevant information, doesn't it make sense for staff to have a better understanding of how to most effectively use the products?
Maine Legislature approves dental therapist bill
April 21, 2014 -- Maine Legislature has approved a midlevel dental therapist bill, which is expected to be signed by Gov. Paul LePage.
Forward Science launches F.A.C.T. oral health protocol
April 21, 2014 -- Forward Science Technologies, manufacturer of the oral cancer screening device OralID, is offering the F.A.C.T. oral heath protocol for an oral health assessment.
ADA Foundation accepting Harris grant applications until April 25
April 18, 2014 -- The ADA Foundation is accepting applications for its 2014 Samuel Harris Fund for Children's Dental Health Grant Program until April 25.
Study puts 2 types of powered toothbrushes to the test
April 17, 2014 -- Consumers are faced with a plethora of toothbrush choices, both manual and powered. Now a new study has compared two types of powered brushes -- an oscillating-rotating brush versus a sonic one -- and found a clear winner.
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