The CDHA Partners' Circle

CDHA's Partners' Circle is comprised of dental industry firms dedicated to the advancement of the dental hygiene profession. Partners' Circle members recognize the important role that dental hygienists play in the oral health care team.

The proud members of CDHA's Partners' Circle...

Elite Partners

www.colgate.com

COLGATE, a loyal and valued elite-level member of CDHA's Partners' Circle, understands how vital education is to the oral health profession. For the past number of years, COLGATE has sponsored several CDHA-hosted webinars on various topics; the latest one on motivating clients. This year, CDHA is providing access to Colgate's Oral Health Network (COHN) through a banner link on its homepage. Colgate's ‘Whole Mouth Health' white paper is also being promoted through a billboard banner on the CDHA.ca homepage. COLGATE continues to sponsor CDHA's popular Interim Stabilization Therapy (IST) workshops and our Independent Practice Connections Cafés. Colgate and CDHA are once again partnering on the student leadership bursary program which has proven to be highly successful with 30 dental hygiene schools represented across Canada. Colgate will also be sponsoring a student leader to attend the CDHA's national professional conference ‘DISCOVER' in St.John's, NL on October 3-5, 2019. COLGATE was also the exclusive sponsor of the first CDHA Dental Hygiene Program Directors' Symposium held in Toronto in May. CDHA continues to support Colgate's Bright Smiles, Bright Futures program with a ‘back to school blitz' promotional campaign in which members can sign up to receive free oral health kits to conduct school presentations.

 

P&G (Crest Oral-B) partnership with CDHA has established them as an elite member of CDHA's Partners' Circle. P&G is all about empowering the dental hygiene team! P&G believes strongly in supporting professional development of our dental hygienist community by partnering with CDHA to provide educational workshops and webinars for our members. Their latest workshop entitled 'The New Classification System for Periodontal and Peri-Implant Diseases and Conditions' took place in Winnipeg on June 8 with more than 100 participants. CDHA is hosting another P&G sponsored webinar and workshop in spring/summer 2020, topic tbd. P&G's COMPASS professional development program, an excellent resource for dental hygiene students and dental hygienists alike, is being promoted on CDHA.ca and the COMPASS professional development kits are available to order through dentalcare.ca. P&G continues to educate and build product awareness by frequently advertising its latest oral health products in CDHA's professional peer-reviewed Canadian Journal of Dental Hygiene, and its popular member magazine, Oh Canada! as well as through CDHA's Oral Health Product eBulletin, Trends. For 2019-2020, P&G will be increasing its digital marketing initiatives through CDHA's social media platforms, web and eNews banners. P&G is also sponsoring the Sunrise Breakfast during CDHA national conference being held in St. John's, NL October 3-5, 2019.

 

www.philips.com

A committed and long-time supporter of the CDHA and key elite member of CDHA's Partners' Circle, PHILIPS has always understood and appreciated the fundamental role that dental hygienists play within the oral health care team. In partnership with CDHA, PHILIPS regularly offers workshops and webinars exclusively to CDHA members on a variety of topics that include cannabis, aap perio classification, and vaping. The latest PHILIPS sponsored workshop will cover the AAP perio classification system with an AAP-certified presenter and will be held in September in Toronto. PHILIPS believes in the importance of keeping CDHA members apprised of the latest oral health technologies and communicates this information through CDHA's Oral Health Products eBulletin, Trends, as well as through CDHA's professional publications: Oh Canada! and the Canadian Journal of Dental Hygiene. PHILIPS continues to sponsor the CJDH student essay award as well as the highly successful Put Your Purple On photo contest held during National Dental Hygienists Week™. PHILIPS is also the exclusive sponsor of the keynote address and opening ceremonies at CDHA's national conference in St. John's, NL this coming fall.

 

Gold Partners

http://www.jnj.com/connect/

With the distinction of gold-level status in CDHA's Partners' Circle, Johnson & Johnson Inc. recognizes the important work of dental hygienists in promoting oral health. Johnson & Johnson Inc. keeps CDHA members informed on new oral health product innovations through various promotional vehicles, including sponsored articles and advertisements in CDHA's member magazine, Oh Canada!; as well as digital marketing initiatives via CDHA's website, social media platforms and its popular eNewsletter. Johnson & Johnson Inc., in partnership with CDHA, has sponsored a number of product information and application webinars on various topics covering oral infections, oral rinsing, smoking cessation and workplace issues. J&J is a regular sponsor of CDHA's national professional conference and will be showcasing one of their latest oral health products at our upcoming conference this October in St. John's, NL.

 

http://ca.gsk.com

A first-time gold level member of the CDHA Partners' Circle, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) is keen on recognizing the leadership role that dental hygienists play within their communities and wishes to acknowledge these oral care community efforts by partnering with CDHA on the highly successful dental hygiene superhero campaign GSK promotes its many oral health products through CDHA's professional peer-reviewed journal, the Canadian Journal of Dental Hygiene as well as its member magazine, Oh Canada!.

 

Silver Partners

www.dentsply.ca

As a significant silver-level member of CDHA's Partners' Circle, Dentsply Sirona recognizes the importance of knowledge transfer in the dental hygiene profession. Through regular advertisements in CDHA's publications, Oh Canada!, the Canadian Journal of Dental Hygiene, and the Oral Health Products eBulletin, Trends, Dentsply Sirona brings information on new oral health products directly to our members. Dentsply Sirona also utilizes CDHA's social media platforms and web banners through CDHA.ca homepage to promote its latest oral health products. Dentsply Sirona is one of only two dental industry sponsors of CDHA's National Dental Hygienists Week™. Their sponsorship has allowed CDHA to expand its NDHW™ resources and prepare and mail-out printed NDHW™ resource packages to select members across Canada. Watch for Dentsply Sirona's latest sponsored webinar on aerosol reduction and ultrasonic instrumentation being released on November 20, 2019. Dentsply Sirona is also a pre-conference workshop sponsor at CDHA's national professional conference in St. John's, NL Oct 3-5, 2019.

 

www.hu-friedy.com

A respected silver-level member of CDHA's Partners' Circle, Hu-Friedy has partnered with CDHA on many initiatives over the years. Hu-Friedy is once again partnering with CDHA on its Nevi Scholarship program which offers $5,000 in scholarships to registered dental hygienists pursuing additional education at a baccalaureate level or above, to assist them in their dental hygiene career. Hu-Friedy regularly advertises its latest oral health products in Oh Canada! and the Canadian Journal of Dental Hygiene as well as through promotional banners in CDHA's member eNewsletters. Hu-Friedy is a sponsor of a pre-conference workshop at CDHA's national professional conference being held in St. John's, NL Oct 3-5, 2019.

 

www.gumbrand.ca

SUNSTAR is a dedicated partner and strong champion of CDHA and its members and a longstanding silver member of CDHA's Partners' Circle. SUNSTAR G•U•M is one of only two dental industry sponsors of CDHA's National Dental Hygienists Week™ held during April Oral Health Month, and the exclusive sponsor of the NDHW™ kids' colouring contest. SUNSTAR's regular promotions in CDHA's Oh Canada! member magazine and in its peer-reviewed research publication, the Canadian Journal of Dental Hygiene offer insight into the company's newest and most popular oral health products. SUNSTAR's buying group continues to provide discounted pricing on its select oral health products for CDHA's Independent Practice Network members. SUNSTAR is a regular sponsor of CDHA's national conference and once again will be the exclusive sponsor of the co-branded conference attendee bags for our fall 2019 conference in St. John's, NL

 

To find out how your company can become part of the CDHA Partners' Circle, contact CDHA's marketing and communications team.

Partners' Circle Level Investment Range
Elite $50K and higher
Gold $30K — $49K
Silver $20K — $29K
Bronze $10K — $19K