ADHA NEWS

Congratulations to these 2022 RCBC graduates, winners of the Student Video Contest!
Elisa Dumaine (Central)
Annastassia Pritchett (SouthShore)
Haley Stuart (Southern)


The contest was sponsored by NJDHA and the NJ Coalition on Oral Health Access for Special Needs Groups. The videos were presented to nursing students to improve knowledge & skills in caring for geriatric patients.
To see the video, go to: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E1wt-VPrrOY&t=1760s

Prevention Days

Eastern International College Dental Hygiene Program continues prevention days for 3rd grader, special needs, and geriatric patients. Once again, NJDHA and NJ Coalition on Oral Health Access for Special Needs Groups (NJCOHA) are co-sponsoring these three events to be held during the Fall semester. Many thanks to Premier Dental for their generous donation of fluoride varnish and sealants.

Members in the News


Linda Hecker has authored an article in the
March 2022 issue of RDH Magazine. To read the article now, Click Here

Past President Kim Attanasi (Northern) has joined GlaxoSmithKline's Medical Affairs Oral Health Team as Senior Scientist. Her vast academic and research experience will make her a unique contributor to GSK.

Kristen Brancheau (Northern) publishes a column in RDH Magaizine "RCC Influencer Spotlight"

Susanna Scherer (Bergen) Speaking at ADHA Annual Conference, and RDH Magazine's Under One Roof, on Premedication. Additionally, Susanna published an article in the January 2022 RDH Magazine on "To Premedicate or Not to Premedicate"

Jane Forrest, RDH, EdD (Southern) was identified in February 2022's issue of Dimensions of Dental Hygiene as one of the leaders in the National Center for Dental Hygiene Research & Practice. The Center is now offering grants to support student research.Jane Forrest, RDH, EdD (Southern) was identified in February 2022's issue of Dimensions of Dental Hygiene as one of the leaders in the National Center for Dental Hygiene Research & Practice. The Center is now offering grants to support student research.

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CHARITABLE CONTRIBUTIONS FOR ORAL HEALTH

America's Toothfairy

American Dental Hygienists’ Association Institute for Oral Health

Oral Cancer Foundation
In NJ you can assist children is obtaining needed oral healthcare - volunteer and/or contribute with: KinderSmile