Did you know being a part of your state Dental Hygiene Association keeps you up to date and informed of all Dental Hygien...
Are you aware of the Proposed Restructure involving DHAA & state branches??? Visit the National website to keep up to dat...
Saturday 25th July @ Gold Coast Convention Centre, Broadbeach
We are excited to annouce Registration is now open!
Dr Melanie Hayes, of the University of Melbourne Dental School, is seeking dental practitioners to take part in a study on improving current clinical practice in the area of diet and nutrition. Participants would receive online training in a simple diet assessment tool and nutritional counselling, and then use this approach with patients in practice. The online module should take no more than 30 minutes to complete, and then this brief intervention will be used with patients during April-May in 2015.
The results will aim to improve current practices and contribute much-needed information to the under researched evidence base for the role of dietary analysis and nutritional counselling in reducing caries risk in the community. Can you assist with this study, or would you like more information? If so, please contact Dr. Hayes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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PDF version of DHAA Ltd. Draft Constitution is available to download & read, please access Members Area - Resources Tab.
The DHAAQ committee look forward to bringing you an exciting 2015...
Upcoming CPD Events in 2015
Hygiene Horizons - July 25th - Gold Coast
Half Day Seminar + AGM + CPR Refresher - October 24th – Brisbane
DHAA National Symposium - November 5th -7th - Sydney
*DHAA Inc Restructure Update
Information on the next steps in the DHAA Inc. restructure will be out soon.
DHAAQ members will be asked if they wish to join the new DHAA Ltd. Please take the time to respond, this is your association and your input is valuable. Any queries regarding restructure please contact email@example.com
Engaging Community, Engaging Allied Health Professions & Engaging Members.
Have you considered volunteering your time to make a difference in the community?
Why not make 2015 your year to ENGAGE THE COMMUNITY through oral health promotion & education to help make a difference in the lives of those less fortunate. Homeless Connect is on again this year on Wednesday 20th of May at Eagle Farm. We will soon be calling on members to volunteer some time - Watch this space for more information!
*Exciting Oral Health Month Plans are underway for August! Keep your eye out for our competition for 2015!
*Join us on FB if you haven’t already
*DHAA Inc. is now on @dhaainsta & @dhaanews
*Disheartening Announcement: BOH @ UQ no longer. The DHAA Inc. National Executive informed Members that on Friday September 19th 2014, they received news regarding the future of the BOH program at the University of Queensland. DHAA Inc. were informed that the Faculty had made the decision to withdraw the current BOH program, effective immediately. There will be no 2015 year intake. Read more...
Oral Health Month Resources are stored in Members Area - Resources Tab.
DHAAQ 2014 Committee
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