Category Archives: ADA New Dentist Committee

Photo gallery: 2015 New Dentist Conference kicks off in Washington, D.C.

More than 400 registrants attended this year’s New Dentist Conference, which for the first time is held alongside ADA 2015 – America’s Dental Meeting in Washington, D.C. “You can feel confident that the new dentist voice is being heard and represented very well,” said Dr. Michael LeBlanc, chair of the ADA New Dentist Committee, welcoming the attendees along… Read More »

My New Dentist Life: What I’m looking forward to at ADA 2015

Editor’s note: This is the latest article in a New Dentist Now blog series, My New Dentist Life, following a new dentist’s first year experiences out of dental school. The views expressed in this article are the personal opinions of the author and are not intended to reflect the views, positions or policies of the ADA or the… Read More »

After ADA 2015, use what you learn

Mountain City, Tenn. — Dr. Rachel Hymes took the continuing education course Sports Dentistry: Trauma Treatment and Prevention at ADA 2014 — America’s Dental Meeting in San Antonio last October. She was happy she did. “As soon as I went back to my practice a child came in with a traumatic injury after football,” said Dr. Hymes, a… Read More »

ADA announces exclusive student loan refinancing offer with DRB

In an effort to help ease the burden of student debt, the ADA announced Sept. 10 an exclusive endorsement of Darien Rowayton Bank, known as DRB, that allows ADA members an opportunity to refinance existing federal and private student loans at a lower rate. The partnership with the bank could result in savings in the tens of thousands… Read More »

New dentist among ‘Top 25 Women in Dentistry 2015’

Dental Products Report named Dr. Andrea Janik, District 15 ADA New Dentist Committee member, among the “Top 25 Women in Dentistry 2015.” In its sixth year, the list was designed to recognize women from across the dental industry, including dental professionals, industry leaders and practitioners. Dr. Janik, of San Antonio, is a dental practice owner in the Pacific… Read More »

New Dentist Conference, ADA annual meeting inspire new dentists, dental students

Westwood, Calif. — While many 2015 dental graduates are busy looking for or settling into practices, one of their fellow graduates is urging both them and dental students to mark some days in early November on their calendars. The New Dentist Conference, which for the first time will coincide with the ADA annual meeting, which takes place in… Read More »