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Welcome to the Indiana Dental Association online newsroom. We are pleased to bring you the latest dentistry and oral health updates in Indiana and across the country. For more information, or to share news, contact Karen Scharf, Director of Communications, at Karen@INDental.org.


IDA offers new continuing education tracking tool

3/22/2012

In the spring issue of the IDA Journal, members will find a convenient new tool for tracking CE credits and storing course completion certificates for the new Indiana licensure renewal cycle. Non-members and hygienists may acquire a folder for $5.

Member receives prestigious ‘Torchbearer’ award

3/22/2012

The Indiana Commission for Women recently recognized Dr. Diane Buyer, an IDA member practicing in Nora, Ind., with its annual Torchbearer Award. Dr. Buyer currently serves as the chairman of the IDA’s Drinks Destroy Teeth campaign, as well as chairman of the Indiana Oral Health Coalition. 

IDA Foundation supports student exchange program

3/22/2012

The IDA Foundation for Dental Health will continue a partnership with Moi University School of Dentistry for the fall 2012 academic year. Members will pledge $8,000 toward bringing Kenyan students from Moi University to the Indiana University School of Dentistry.

New IDA mobile website launched

3/1/2012

As part of the IDA’s ongoing efforts to enhance communication with members and the general public, a new mobile version of the IDA website is now available online.

IDA bill tabled for 2012 legislative session

3/1/2012

Senate Bill 303, a measure that started out as the Fair Dental Care Act and was pared down to a non-covered services fee-setting ban, has been tabled by the Indiana House Insurance Committee.

Member Checklist: Renew Your License

1/30/2012

Even-numbered years means it is time for license renewal for every dentist and hygienist in the state of Indiana. The process is straightforward, but it is important for dental professionals to know what is expected ahead of time.

IDA members prefer print, survey concludes

1/30/2012

The majority of Indiana Dental Association members prefer print over digital communications, results from a recent survey conducted by the IDA Council on Communications show.

ADA addresses fraudulent dues billing

1/30/2012

On Jan. 3, 2012, the American Dental Association was alerted that many dentists across the country had received a fraudulent membership renewal communication via fax to their dental offices.

Past President Dr. Lloyd J. Phillips dies at 89

1/18/2012

Dr. Lloyd J. Phillips, a past IDA president from 1979 to 1980, died Jan. 15 in Indianapolis. He was 89. In the IDA, he was a past president (1979-80) and a past secretary. He also served on several committees and councils. 

Senate hearing set for Fair Dental Care Act

1/17/2012

The Indiana Senate Health and Provider Services Committee will hear testimony regarding the Fair Dental Care Act (Senate Bill 303) on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2012, at 9 a.m. EST. Members and patients will testify on behalf of the IDA at the hearing, which coincides with IDA Dental Day at the Capitol.

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