2024 SCDA Annual Meeting Registration Now Open!

Learn cutting edge information from distinguished speakers who will present the latest information on geriatric, hospital and persons with special needs dentistry. The Program will encompass lecture and poster presentations together with in depth reviews of the latest research findings from all over the world.  

Affordable Rates! 

New lower & affordable conference rates will be available this year and save up to $100 off when you register by February 29th, 2024. 



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                                Submit Your Abstract Today!                               

2024 SCDA Annual Meeting

April 18th - 20th | Rosen Shingle Creek | Orlando, Florida

You are invited to submit your Abstract to present during the 2024 Annual Meeting
Deadline is November 1st, 2023.
SCDA encourages all of its colleagues to participate in this education program by the submission of a formal abstract for oral presentation. Whether you are a dentist or hygienist that works in academic centers, private practice, hospitals, community centers, or industry and foundation partners, we all are focused on bringing accessible and quality oral healthcare to our special patients.
This is our second year following SCDA's new structure and focus provided by our three Affiliate Boards.
Specific requirements on presentation rules are addressed within the abstract submission form. Please note: SCDA only accepts electronic abstract submissions.

 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. To learn more click here.


SCDA Organizational Partners


American Academy of Developmental Medicine and Dentistry

"Ignite change through Collaborative Care to Eliminate Health Disparities"



Project Accessible Oral Health at the Viscardi Center

 "Providing a lifespan of programs and services that educate, employ and empower children and adults with disabilities."