OSAP's annual conference goes virtual
May 11, 2020 -- Due to COVID-19 pandemic concerns, the Organization for Safety, Asepsis and Prevention (OSAP) has moved its 2020 annual meeting from a face-to-face gathering in Minneapolis to an online event taking place August 13-15.
EIOH to host global discussion on COVID-19
May 8, 2020 -- The University of Rochester Eastman Institute for Oral Health (EIOH) will host a global discussion on COVID-19 during a free online international forum on May 12 at 8 a.m. EST.
Dental Cupid helps patients find open dentists
May 8, 2020 -- Dental Cupid has started a service to connect people who need dental care with practices in their areas that are open during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Ultradent donates 12K disposable face masks
May 7, 2020 -- Ultradent Products is donating 12,000 disposable face masks to University of Utah Health.
OperaDDS, Benco partner on teledentistry options
May 6, 2020 -- Benco Dental and OperaDDS have joined forces to provide dental practices with COVID-19 screening and teledentistry software tools.
Podcast: What every dentist and team member needs to know about the new OSHA guidance
May 5, 2020 -- The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recently released some important guidance of which every dental practice should be aware. In this podcast, we ask the important questions and get you the answers from dental infection control expert Mary Govoni.  Discuss
Rutgers converts clinics to help combat COVID-19
May 5, 2020 -- The Rutgers School of Dental Medicine said it has converted two of its clinics to serve as step-down treatment areas for patients from the University Hospital in Newark, NJ.
One dentist's story of what it took to reopen his practice
May 4, 2020 -- Dr. Andrew Bagley of Greeley, CO, was one of the first dentists in the country to reopen his doors following closures due to COVID-19. In our exclusive chat, Dr. Bagley talks about that momentous day as well as what it took for him and his team to reach it.  Discuss
ADA launches interactive COVID-19 map
May 4, 2020 -- The ADA has released an interactive online map that outlines dental regulations by state during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Tips for preparing for the 'new normal' in dentistry
May 1, 2020 -- Dr. Margaret Scarlett has a simple message: Reopening your practice doesn't mean you'll be practicing dentistry the same way you were at the start of the year. She offers some advice and thoughts on what needs to change within the practice when patients begin to come back.  Discuss