Dr. Carol Morrow, from Walsh, Colo., was installed as the Colorado Dental Association's 131st president. Dr. Morrow is the youngest president in the association's history and only the second female president to lead the CDA. Plus, two new members have been elected to leadership positions.
Take a look at your 2017-18 CDA Executive Committee.
To improve the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP), the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment is working to improve access and enhance the user experience. Plus, the PDMP software system is set to be updated Aug. 15, and action might be required to ensure a smooth transition of your account.
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CDA Gives: Biergarten Raises $6,000 for CDA Foundation
During the 2017 CDA Annual Session, the Past President's Reception doubled as a fundraiser for the
CDA Foundation. Because of the generosity of CDA members in attendance, the first-ever Bitte Geben Biergarten raised $6,000, which will fund scholarships for University of Colorado dental students.
How to Earn 5 Types of New Patients
Officite has created a 20-page document that guides dental professionals through the ins and outs of websites and online marketing. The guide looks at five patient profiles and breaks down the best way to target each type of patient.
With the change in presidency, on Jan. 20, 2017, the new administration directed that all new regulations, including the regulation on amalgam waste, be suspended. After further review, on June 14, the amalgam waste rule was reinstated as previously published with an effective date of July 14, 2017 (the original effective date).
Find out what this means for you.
CODPAC Board Meeting to Be Held in August
The Colorado Dental Political Action Committee (CODPAC) Board of Directors will hold its 2017 Annual Meeting on Thursday, Aug. 24 at the CDA Headquarters in Greenwood Village. Any interested CODPAC contributor is welcome to attend. To learn more, email
Welcome, New CDA Members!
Kim Nhi Van
Save the Date: The ever-so-popular G.V. Black Tie party now has a location and date. Mark your calendar to join us on Saturday, Dec. 2, from 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the Grant-Humphreys Mansion in Denver. Details will be available soon!
Colorado Mission of Mercy: On Oct. 13-14, volunteers from across the state will gather in Pueblo, Colo., to help patients who are seeking treatment during the 2017 Colorado Mission of Mercy. Registration is now open!