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Serving the profession since 1963, CDHA is the collective national voice of more than 28,495 dental hygienists working in Canada and we directly represent 18,000 individual members including dental hygienists and students.

Download the New Advocacy Poster Series

CDHA encourages you to download and display the new advocacy poster series. Educate your clients by displaying the small posters in your workspace. Learn More

CDHA's Annual General Meeting

CDHA’s annual general meeting will be held at the Ottawa Conference & Event Centre, 200 Coventry Road, Ottawa, ON, on Saturday, October 21, 2017, at 8:00 am. View details and proxy form.

CDHA 2017 National Conference

CDHA's next conference, Translating Knowledge to Action, will be held in Ottawa, Canada, from October 19 to 21, 2017. This event will be hosted in conjunction with the National Center for Dental Hygiene Research and Practice. Learn More

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On Your Mark, Get Set, Renew!

Hundreds of you have already renewed your CDHA membership, ensuring uninterrupted access to benefits such as FREE webinars, CDHA Perks, GoodLife Fitness, and the electronic Compendium of Pharmaceuticals and Specialties (CPS). If you renew by September 30 with CDHA or your provincial body, you will receive automatic entry in our early bird contest for a chance to win $500 in prizes.

Board Meeting Highlights

CDHA’s board of directors met on July 26 by video/teleconference. Complete highlights are now available.

CJDH Award Winners

The editorial board of the Canadian Journal of Dental Hygiene (CJDH) is delighted to announce the winners of its 2017 research and writing awards. Congratulations to our award winners for their outstanding scholarship!

Oh Canada! Readership Survey

It’s time to share your thoughts about CDHA’s member magazine, Oh Canada! We’d like your opinion on the content, style, and other elements of this publication in order to make sure that we are meeting your needs. Complete our survey before September 5 (it should take less than 10 minutes) and you’ll be entered in a prize draw for a CDHA gift basket!

News Releases

Canadian Dental Hygienists Recognize Key Dental Industry Partners
July 21, 2017 - The Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA) is deeply committed to its dental industry partnerships, which play a significant role in helping to establish dental hygienists as integral members of the oral health care team. Through the creation

Dental Hygienists Urge Canadians to Say No to Tobacco
May 29, 2017 - Dental hygienists will mark World No Tobacco Day on May 31 by reminding Canadians of the serious health risks associated with tobacco use.

Safety Alerts

Charac and Charac-Tol activated charcoal products
January 24, 2017 - Health Canada follows up with Canadians concerning the recent warning issued by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding possible safety issues involving homeopathic teething products in the United States.