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The Special Care Dentistry Association serves as a resource to all oral health care professionals who serve or are interested in serving patients with special needs through education and networking to increase access to oral healthcare for patients with special needs.

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Submit an Abstract for the 23rd IADH Congress in Conjunction with the SCDA 28th Annual Meeting

Present with us in 2016 for the chance to get in front of an international audience thanks to our partnership with the International Association for Disability & Oral Health (iADH) fo rthe 23rd iADH Congress in conjunction with the SCDA 28th Annual Meeting in Chicago. Share your experiences, challenges and fresh approaches with professionals from around the world and be recognized by your peers! Click here to submit an abstract.

Serve as a SCDA Volunteer

Consider giving back to your professional community by getting involved with SCDA at the national level! Click here to view the various opportunities to get involved through SCDA and fill out the form.

SCDA Course: Oral Health Considerations For People With Special Needs
The 16-CE credit self-paced online learning program is located on a web-based learning management system called Sakai CLE hosted by the University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry. There are sixteen learning modules in total; each learning module contains a short description, a list of learning objects, the presentation and a self-assessment quiz. There is also a course tutorial located at the beginning of the course and a continuing education testing module at the end of the course.

Click here for more information on the online course.

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35% Discount on Wiley Publications for SCDA Members 
SCDA members enjoy a 35% discount on all Wiley publications, including the newly released Geriatric Dentistry: Caring for Our Aging Population authored by our own SCDA member Paula Friedman. Click here for more information.

SCDA's 27th Annual Meeting

Click here for more information on the 2015 Annual Meeting in Denver, CO
Click here for the 2015 Prospectus

Check Out What the SCDA Website Has to Offer!
Not sure all the SCDA has to offer you? Check out this website tutorial that will walk you through all the features of the SCDA website. This is also a great tool to share with those you think might be interested in becoming a SCDA member. 

Submit a Proposal for SCDA’s Webinar Series

The SCDA is expanding its educational offerings to include year-round access to live and recorded webinar presentations. By presenting as part of the SCDA Webinar Series, you will be sharing your experiences, challenges, and fresh approaches with fellow professionals from around the world. Learn More

SCDA’s Pinterest Archive

Check out SCDA’s new Pinterest page of archived photos, journal articles and past annual meeting materials! View SCDA’s history on these theme-based bulletin boards and submit your photos to be posted! Click here to learn more!

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27th Annual Meeting on Special Care Dentistry