Announcing the 2nd Annual Scholarship Program for Diverse Dental Students and Dentists

Sponsored by National Dental Association and SmileDirectClub

The Program Targets Oral Health Inequality and is Set to Transform the Face of the Dental Profession

Unlocking Access to Oral Health

NDA participates in livestream discussion about how to widen access to oral healthcare..

Building Healthy Communities

While Black dentists make up less than 3% of all dentists in the U.S., they contribute significantly to the overall health and development of a large portion of the population. A healthy NDA benefits us all by addressing the needs of people of color and their communities, and helping them live longer, healthier, more productive lives.

Why Join NDA?

Value

NDA Members enjoy discounts on products and services designed for the busy professional.

Learning

NDA offers Continuing Education (CE) credits from courses led by the nation's top experts.

Community

NDA represents  an international network of more than 7,000 minority dentists.

“A Healthy NDA Builds Healthy Careers”

The National Dental Association provides education, support and programs for Black Dentists through every stage of their professional life.

From Student to Professional

Graduating from Dental School or in Residency? Connect with your peers for support, or seasoned NDA members to learn from their experience.

New Professional

Completing residency or new to the profession? NDA provides Continuing Education (CE) credits and career advice including financial management through our partners.

Professional Growth & Practice Development

Looking to expand your practice, or prepare for retirement? NDA can connect you with other African American dentists and resources you can trust for business advice or expansion of skills.

Giving Back

Looking for opportunities to teach, train young dentists, or provide services to the community? NDA can connect you to ways you can use your expertise for the betterment of all.

Careers

Chair, Division of Periodontology

Chair, Division of Periodontology

The Ohio State University College of Dentistry seeks applicants for a full-time position as Chair of the Division of Periodontology at the rank of professor with tenure. Tenure appointments require candidates to possess an established record of research, scholarly...

Full Time Assistant/Associate Professor Pediatric Dentistry

Full Time Assistant/Associate Professor Pediatric Dentistry

Full Time Assistant/Associate Professor Pediatric Dentistry The Division of Pediatric Dentistry, University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine is seeking applications for a full-time faculty position at the assistant and associate level. The position is...

Continuing Education

Healthier Nation Presentations

Hartnett - OHNEP: The Nursing Voice for Interprofessional Oral Health Education Practice  Dillenberg - Equity Without Proximity Angelone - Dental Therapy-Expanding Access to Dental Care through Workforce Innovations Williams - Inter-professional Patient Care-The Rx...

News

Position Statement on Silver Diamine Fluoride

Our National Dental Association: (1) affirms bi-directional medical-dental integration within the practice scope of care; (2) supports the treatment of dental caries with silver diamine fluoride (SDF)1 as indicated because it is clinically effective in noninvasively...

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