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The ADAA is a professional organization for dental assistants, celebrating its 99th year in 2023. The ADAA stands as the oldest and largest professional association devoted to the dental assisting profession, embodying a rich legacy of commitment to membership and education. Guided by the innovative leadership of President Lisa Childers Hernandez, the ADAA is embarking on a transformative journey of revitalization. Prioritizing the essential pillars of membership enrichment and advanced education, President Hernandez is dedicated to enhancing continuing education initiatives and nurturing a dynamic environment of collaboration and communication. Her vision illuminates a pathway to transform the ADAA into a flourishing, united community, reigniting the spirit of innovation and paving the way for a brilliant future in the dental assisting profession.
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In celebration of Dental Assistant Recognition Week #DARW 2024, we are thrilled to announce an exclusive partnership with Moxie, offering all ADAA members a 30% discount on your Moxie orders!
This week, we celebrate you! In 1977, Dental Assistants Recognition Week was created by our professional home, the American Dental Assistants Association (ADAA). Now, 47 years later, we continue to celebrate you with this special week.