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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2018/01/17

Top News ADA Wellness Survey reveals dentists’ ergonomic issues Time to prepare for World Oral Health Day – Get organized for March 20 Teledentistry Pilot Project Expands to Maui Pfizer Canada Statement: EpiPen® Auto-Injector (0.3 mg) Supply Interruption Canadian dentistry news Time to prepare for World Oral Health Day, download the resources, submit an event. fdiworlddental.org: New World Oral Health Day (WOHD) resources are available online to help people get organized for 20 March. The theme of this year’s campaign ‘Say Ahh: Think Mouth, Think Health’ is introduced in the WOHD toolkit. It includes key messages and ideas to help implement the ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2018/01/11

Top News The Battle of Bill Morneau Doctors are prescribing fewer opioids following measures by state, insurers IDJ supplement on oral health for an ageing population now online Colgate introduces its first app-enabled electric toothbrush with artificial intelligence Philips and American Well form global partnership in telehealth for consumer health and professional healthcare Canadian dentistry news The Battle of Bill Morneau. maclean.ca: Canada’s federal finance minister on his catastrophic autumn, what went wrong and how he’s fighting back. Read more Cost keeps many Nova Scotians from dentist’s chair. thechronicleherald.ca: About one in 10 Nova Scotians don’t get needed dental work ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2017/12/20

Top News Coalition welcomes Senate recommendations, remains concerned with income sprinkling rules Dental research receives $1.35M grant to study ‘dark matter of biology’ Dentacoin cryptocurrency rockets in value Researchers find possible markers for earlier diagnosis of aggressive tongue cancer Association of Neurocognitive Deficits With Radiotherapy or Chemoradiotherapy for Patients With Head and Neck Cancer Canadian dentistry news Coalition welcomes Senate recommendations, remains concerned with income sprinkling rules. newswire.ca: New draft legislation on income sprinkling still raises concerns, says business coalition opposing tax change. Read more Federal tax reform: what we’re doing to get the government to halt its unfair plan. ...

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NCOHR Outreach activities in the Canadian dental schools

The Network for Canadian Oral Health Research (NCOHR) was recently awarded five-year funding for the continued support of oral health researchers in Canada. The members of NCOHR are extremely grateful for the generous contributions received from their funding partners: the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), in partnership with three of its institutes: Institute of Musculoskeletal Health and Arthritis (IMHA) Institute of Aging (IA) Institute of Infection and Immunity (III) the Association of Canadian Faculties of Dentistry (ACFD), the Canadian Association of Dental Research (CADR), the Canadian Dental Association (CDA), Réseau de recherche en Santé buccodentaire et osseuse (RSBO), and ...

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Activités de sensibilisation du RCRSB auprès des écoles dentaires canadiennes

Le Réseau canadien de recherche en santé buccodentaire (RCRSB) a obtenu récemment une subvention sur cinq ans pour soutenir la recherche en santé buccodentaire au pays. Les membres du RCRSB sont largement reconnaissants de la générosité de leurs bailleurs de fonds : les Instituts de recherche en santé du Canada, en partenariat avec trois de ses instituts : l’Institut de l’appareil locomoteur et de l’arthrite l’Institut du vieillissement l’Institut des maladies infectieuses et immunitaires l’Association canadienne des facultés dentaires du Canada l’Association canadienne de recherches dentaires l’Association dentaire canadienne le Réseau de recherche en santé buccodentaire et osseuse MEDTEQ, un consortium de recherche et ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2017/12/13

Top News Morneau’s small business tax changes promise simpler rules for income sprinkling CBC’s The Current: Filling the Gaps Dental Care in Canada — letters, feedback and more (see Part three) Winnipeg dentist turning baby teeth black — to keep kids out of surgery Canadian dentistry news Morneau’s small business tax changes promise simpler rules for income sprinkling. cbc.ca: The federal government has unveiled its new proposal to curb “income sprinkling” by some small business owners to family members, with substantive changes to a much-criticized initial proposal unveiled in the summer. Read more Morneau clarifies small-business tax changes as senators blast ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2017/12/06

Top News Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has named two new Independent senators to sit in the upper chamber – Dr. Mary Jane McCallum will represent Manitoba Overall health includes oral health: Should dental be part of universal healthcare Oral microbiota indicates link between periodontal disease, esophageal cancer FDA, CMS announce approval of diagnostic test to sequence cancer DNA 3M files patent infringement lawsuit to protect dental restorative technology Canadian dentistry news Making teaching meaningful: Dr. Jack Gerrow. dal.ca: Dr. Jack Gerrow takes a break from assembling IKEA cabinets at home in Ottawa to talk about winning the 2018 Gies Award for Outstanding ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2017/11/29

Top News Filling the Gaps – Dental care in Canada. A special edition of The Current December JADA looks at dental disease in patients with head and neck cancer An evaluation of dental antibiotic prescribing practices in the United States Canadian dentistry news Filling the Gaps – Dental care in Canada. A special edition of The Current, with Anna Maria Tremonti. cbc.ca/radio: From people struggling to pay for dental care, to the debate on whether universal dental care is feasible, to the evolution of our teeth. Listen to the full interview (01:14:27, interview with Dr. Larry Levin and Dr. Paul Allison ...

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