Registration & Fees

The first 150 registrants will receive a mini curette, courtesy of Paradise Dental Technologies.*

Register before August 28 and save up to $135.

With your conference registration, you could earn more than 10 professional development hours!

Fees listed are in Canadian dollars and are subject to 15% HST. All conference fees are non-refundable and non-transferable .

*Curettes will be distributed at the conference.

Preconference Workshops

Thursday, October 3 | 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Join your colleagues for a dynamic learning and networking opportunity. Full-day registration includes a light breakfast and hot lunch; half-day registration includes one meal only.

Conference Registration

October 3 – 5 | excludes preconference workshops
On Thursday, browse the peer-reviewed poster presentations and visit industry exhibitors during the welcome reception in the exhibit hall, sponsored by BMO. On Friday, start your day with a sunrise breakfast courtesy of Crest + Oral-B, and opening plenary sponsored by PHILIPS. Enjoy a full day of educational sessions, a new product showcase, and additional time in the exhibit hall. On Saturday, take part in CDHA’s annual general meeting (AGM) over breakfast, choose from five morning educational sessions, celebrate success at the awards luncheon sponsored by TD Insurance, and continue your journey of discovery at our afternoon peer-reviewed oral presentations.

One-Day Registration (choose one)

Friday, October 4 | 8:30 am – 5:30 pm
Enjoy the opening plenary, sponsored by PHILIPS, and a full day of educational sessions, as well as access to the exhibit hall, a new product showcase, and buffet lunch. End your day in style at the Rally in the Alley!*
*additional cost

Saturday, October 5 | 8:00 am – 4:15 pm
Begin the day with breakfast and hear about the work of CDHA at the AGM, choose from five morning educational sessions, and celebrate success at the awards luncheon sponsored by TD Insurance. In the afternoon, continue your journey of discovery at our peer-reviewed oral presentations.

CDHA Special Events

Welcome Reception & Tradeshow

Thursday, October 3 | 5:00 – 9:00 pm

Sponsored by



Independent Practice Connections Café

Friday, October 4 | 4:15 – 5:30 pm

Sponsored by

Join current and future independent dental hygienists to discuss issues and opportunities relevant to dental hygiene entrepreneurs. Panelists from the session taking place immediately beforehand will be available to share their perspectives on business ownership and other pearls of knowledge. Exchange contact information and expand your network of like-minded professionals. (preregistration not required)


Rally in the Alley

Friday, October 4 | 6:30 – 9:00 pm
Experience the nightlife on infamous George Street in downtown St. John’s! Your $65 event registration* includes a traditional fish and chips dinner, visits to two different venues on the street, and two drink tickets. At each stop on the rally, participate in a Newfoundland sing-a-long and screech-in ceremony! Finish off the rally with a live local band and a good ol’ Scuff and a Swally. (preregistration required)

For additional details, visit McCarthy’s Party and secure your spot today!
*Price listed in Canadian dollars, subject to 15% HST and a 15% service fee.


Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Saturday, October 5 | 8:00 – 9:30 am (all CDHA members + conference and Saturday-only registrants)
Note: All conference delegates are welcome to attend, however only active (practising) and life CDHA members are eligible to vote. View details and proxy form.


Awards Luncheon

Saturday, October 5 | 12:00 – 2:00 pm (conference and Saturday-only registrants)

Sponsored by


Professional Development Credit

Professional development hours/continuing education credits are determined by your regulatory body. CDHA members can contact their provincial regulatory body to find out how many hours/credits they are eligible to receive. Following the conference, all registrants will be able to download a certificate of attendance from the “My Profile” section of CDHA’s website (you must be logged in).