CHICAGO, Ill., USA: America’s ToothFairy: National Children’s Oral Health Foundation honored several of its core leaders during a celebration of its 10th anniversary at a reception during the Midwinter Meeting. Most of the award recipients were current or former America’s ToothFairy board members, most of them having served as past chairmen.
CHICAGO, Ill., USA: Here at the Midwinter Meeting, Henry Schein Practice Solutions, the U.S. practice solutions business of Henry Schein Inc., is announcing the availability of DEXIS for Dentrix Ascend — a cloud-based imaging solution built exclusively for Dentrix Ascend to help quickly capture and store images to the cloud.
CHICAGO, Ill, USA: Oral Health America sure knows how to throw a party. “Mardi Gras Redux” was the theme for the 26th annual OHA Gala and Benefit, held Wednesday night at Navy Pier. Despite the snow and wind and the turbulent waters of Lake Michigan churning up trouble outside, it was all fun — and fund-raising — at this annual event, which is widely considered one of the dental industry’s social highlights of the year.
Premier Dental Products has been a supporter of the ADA Foundation’s Give Kids a Smile (GKAS) program since its inception in 2003, and this year’s donation of 220,000 applications of Enamel Pro Varnish and other dental products brings the total value of Premier’s donations to the program to more than $2 million.
CHICAGO, Ill., USA: It’s not called “Midwinter” for nothing. So it’s no surprise that a bit of wind and snow and a couple thousand flight delays or cancellations the day before the Midwinter Meeting officially started weren’t enough to disrupt the Chicago Dental Society’s flagship annual event. Delayed speakers affected a minimal number of sessions.
CHICAGO, Ill., USA: Straumann USA, LLC, of Andover, Mass., is launching its Straumann CARES Intraoral Scanner by Dental Wings, a new digital dentistry solution built on a patented and compact 3-D capture technique called Multiscan Imaging, at the 2016 Midwinter Meeting. The Straumann CARES Intraoral Scanner is designed to address the specific need of dental professionals looking for an intuitive digital impression technology.
CHICAGO, Ill., USA: The Henry Schein ConnectDental Pavilion at the Chicago Dental Society’s Midwinter Meeting, being held Feb. 25-27 at McCormick Place West, brings together the industry’s broadest array of open solutions required to bring any practice into the digital age. If you are considering integrating digital technology solutions into your practice or laboratory, the pavilion provides a full suite of innovative, interoperable solutions, services and support that best meet your specific needs.
SAN DIEGO, Calif., USA: At the Academy of Osseointegration’s 31st Annual Meeting, the venue for the President’s Reception, the San Diego Air and Space Museum, dedicates itself to honoring the accomplishments of yesterday to inspire the leaders in aviation today. It was therefore a fitting place for old and new AO members of all ages and nationalities to celebrate.
SAN DIEGO, Calif., USA: The Academy of Osseointegration Annual Meeting brought together clinicians from around the world in one location to share advancements and best practices in implant dentistry. This year, the meeting included a special Focus on China Symposium, where four speakers from different regions of China presented their clinical experiences on a range of topics.