Ladies in the Loupe – Canvas and Cocktails

Molly Pereira Featured News

June 24, 2012 On May 20, the CDA Ladies in the Loupe group held an event at Canvas and Cocktails.  Attendees enjoyed the networking atmosphere, appetizers, cocktails and a unique painting experience.  To view photos from this well-attended event, go to the CDA’s Facebook page at www.facebook.com/cdaonline.

CDA New Dentist Committee Live Streams Study Club Seminars

Molly Pereira Featured News

June 24, 2012 In May, the CDA New Dentist Committee held one of its regular study club sessions but introduced a new live streaming option for dentists who live outside the metro area or who had a scheduling conflict the evening of the seminar.  This option was met with positive feedback and will be offered again on Sept. 19 at …

Rockies Game

Krysia Gabenski Featured News

June 1, 2012 Don’t miss the last fireworks game of the season! Family Fun & Fireworks! To benefit the CDA Charitable & Educational Fund Friday: September 21, 2012 at 6:10 p.m. Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Colorado Rockies Click here to order your tickets online today! To secure your CDA discounted ticket rate, use the promo code: DENTAL

State Dental Board Gets New Members, Plans Anesthesia Rule Revisions

Molly Pereira Featured News

May 23, 2012 Vacancies on the dental board were an ongoing challenge through 2011, and the CDA worked with the governor’s office to address this problem. A number of CDA members submitted applications for the vacant dental board positions. At the April 2012 meeting, the three vacancies on the dental board were filled. Dr. Lisa Fox, a pediatric dentist from …

Update on 2012 State Oral Health Bills

Molly Pereira Featured News

May 23, 2012 Two bills that would expand oral health options for low income populations saw good progress during this year’s state legislative session. The legislative session ended on May 9, amidst some partisan turmoil and controversial procedural moves used to delay consideration of a bill regarding civil unions. Unfortunately, the tactics used in the civil unions debate also killed …

CDA Seeks New Editor – Apply Now

Molly Pereira Featured News

June 24, 2012 Dr. Brandon Owen has provided exceptional service to the CDA as its editor since January 2011.  He will be stepping down this fall, opening the opportunity for another CDA member. The CDA is looking for a new editor. If you are detail-oriented, have a good understanding of the English language and grammar, have an interest in writing, …

Dental Line 9 Helps the Public

Molly Pereira Featured News

May 23, 2012 The CDA and MDDS host Dental Line 9 a few times each year in conjunction with 9 News. This is a call-in program for 9 News viewers to get answers to their dental questions. Thank you to Dr. Eric Van Zytveld, Dr. Carrie Seabury, Dr. Sarah Broten, Dr. Heather Stamm, Dr. Falona Glenn, Dr. Gerald Glenn, Dr. …

InfoProABC Continues to Grow!

Molly Pereira Featured News

May 23, 2012 The CDA is developing two additional sections on InfoProABC.com.  These sections will give CDA members full access to an “OnYourWebsite” benefit and a Virtual Trade Show, in addition to the original resource libraries: Association, Business and Clinical.

Peer Assistance Services Survey

Molly Pereira Featured News

May 23, 2012 Attention prescribers of controlled substances.  Peer Assistance Services is conducting a survey to gather opinions, identify practices and evaluate awareness around the issue of prescription drug abuse with the intent of developing a plan to increase prescribers’ knowledge and education on this issue.  The survey takes about 10 minutes to complete and can be done online.  The …

CDA Responds on 9 News to American Heart Association Report

Molly Pereira Featured News

April 18, 2012 The Colorado Dental Association responded to a late breaking report by the American Heart Association that made media headlines.  The report stated that “current scientific evidence does not establish a cause and effect relationship between gum disease and heart disease or stroke.” Dr. Jeff Hurst commented on the report on 9 News at 4 p.m.  Click here to …