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Dentist convicted of bribing Haitian officials gets new trial
March 20, 2020 -- A dentist in Maryland and an entrepreneur have won a retrial after being convicted in 2019 of conspiring to bribe Haitian officials in exchange for approving a proposed approximately $84 million project on the Caribbean island.  Discuss
Carestream Dental to launch teledentistry service
March 20, 2020 -- Carestream Dental plans to launch a teledentistry service to help provide remote care to patients as the world faces the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic.
CDA cancels spring meeting in Anaheim
March 20, 2020 -- The California Dental Association (CDA) has canceled its spring scientific session, scheduled for May 14-16 in Anaheim, CA.
FDA to require new cigarette package health warnings
March 18, 2020 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on March 17 issued a final rule that will require new health warnings on cigarette packages and advertisements consisting of both text and images by 2021.
Henry Schein launches COVID-19 resource center
March 18, 2020 -- Henry Schein has released a web-based resource center intended to help office-based dental and medical practitioners navigate the COVID-19 outbreak.
AAO cancels annual meeting due to COVID-19
March 18, 2020 -- The American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) has canceled its annual meeting, scheduled for May 1-4 in Atlanta, due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
2 things every dentist should do in the wake of ADA's unprecedented action
March 17, 2020 -- Late on Monday afternoon, the American Dental Association called on dental practices across the U.S. to postpone elective procedures for the next three weeks in the wake of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic. Dr. David Rice offers some advice on what dentists should do next.  Discuss
Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and dentistry: Updated news and information for dentists, dental teams
March 16, 2020 -- With information changing by the hour, the Editorial team will be keeping this page updated regularly with the latest news that is impacting the dental industry and dental practices.  Discuss
Oral Reconstruction Foundation postpones 2020 meeting
March 16, 2020 -- The Oral Reconstruction Foundation has postponed its 2020 symposium in New York City to 2021.
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19): What dental practitioners need to know
March 13, 2020 -- In this article, Dr. Louis DePaola briefly addresses some of the frequently asked questions regarding the epidemiology, transmission, management, and the possible impact that COVID-19 may have on the practice of dentistry.  Discuss