2015 National
CJDH vol.49
no.2 has Arrived
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The Listerine

Serving the profession since 1963, CDHA is the collective national voice of more than 26,850 dental hygienists working in Canada and we directly represent 17,000 individual members including dental hygienists and students.

Federal Budget 2015 – CDHA Member Update

Key highlights of interest to CDHA and dental hygiene professionals from the recent federal budget.

Photo Contest Winners Announced!

Our Put Your Purple On #DHpurplepride photo contest is over. Click here to see the winners!

World Dental Hygienist Awards

The Sunstar Foundation created the World Dental Hygienist Awards to recognize dental hygienists and dental hygiene students who have made important contributions to the oral health community, their profession, and the public. Apply Today!

Making Headlines....

Summer School Anyone?

Summer school is made easy with on-demand webinars from CDHA! Our professional development opportunities include a full array of on-demand webinars at “summer” prices as well as a selection of FREE offerings. Summer’s here … let the learning begin! School’s in so register today!

Rediscover Your CDHA

CDHA will launch its 2015–2016 membership renewal campaign on August 4 so be sure to check your email for your official renewal notice. We take pride in delivering professional liability insurance and numerous other value-added benefits, including mobile access to the electronic Compendium of Pharmaceuticals and Specialties (e-CPS), professional development, and resources for you and your clients.

Discount Rates from FedEx®

Letters, parcels, and more…for less! Enjoy great discount rates from FedEx® for all of your summer mailings. As a CDHA member, you are eligible for member discounts on select FedEx® shipping services. Whether you're shipping within Canada or around the world, you can count on FedEx® to deliver peace of mind and reliability on time for your everyday courier needs

National Dental Hygienists WeekTM Wrap-Up

Thank you to everyone who submitted reports and photos of NDHWTM activities, and to the more than 600 children who entered our annual colouring contest. This year’s excitement has been captured in our celebration video and infographic, and on our website where you can view the winning colouring contest entries.

News Releases

Dental Hygiene Canada Launch
June 16, 2015 - The Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA) is thrilled to announce the launch of — a website containing a wealth of information for the general public about dental hygiene and oral health. The site features oral heal

Dental Hygienists Advocate for a World Without Tobacco
May 29, 2015 - As active supporters of World No Tobacco Day (May 31), Canada’s dental hygienists remind us of the need to eliminate tobacco use for improved oral and overall health. While most people know that tobacco use is the leading preventable cause of death

Safety Alerts

Ebola Resources from the ADA and CDC
October 27, 2014 - The ADA Division of Science advises dental professionals not to treat dental patients if they have signs and symptoms of Ebola