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"The primary objectives of the Australian Dental Association are to encourage the improvement of the oral and general health of the public, promote the ethics, art and science of dentistry and support members to provide safe, high quality professional oral care.”


Items of Interest

SA Government's proposal for a combined dental hospital/dental school


In a letter to Hon JW Weatherill the ADA President shares her views regarding the South Australian Government proposal to open a tender to all Australian universities for a new model for a combined dental hospital/dental school.

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Online Renewal of Registration is Now Open for Dental Practitioners
General, specialist or non-practicing members need to renew their membership with the Dental Board of Australia by 30 November 2014.
Colgate Total Toothpaste and Triclosan
Colgate has issued a release about claims that link triclosan in cosmetic products to cancer or endocrine disruption, explaining that these claims are not true. Based on extensive testing and research, regulatory agencies around the world continue to support the safety of Colgate Total and its effectiveness in fighting gingivitis.
Opportunities in rural Australia
Open to opportunities in rural Australia? DRISS relocation and infrastructure grants are now open to registered general dentists who want to work in private practice in a location more regional, rural or remote then their current practice.




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