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Réduction de sucre: La justification de l’action

À la fin du mois d’octobre 2015, l’agence Public Health England (PHE) a publié un rapport sur les effets néfastes sur la santé engendrés par la consommation du sucre. Le projet avait commencé en Juin 2014 avec la publication de : ‘Sugar reduction: Responding to the challenge’, qui a déterminé les activités de la PHE pour évaluer les faits à travers une multitude de domaines et identifier ceux où l’action est la plus susceptible d’être efficace dans la réduction des apports en sucre. Le rapport suivant présente les résultats de cette évaluation ainsi qu’une revue des actions fondées sur des données ...

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CDA Oasis Conversations: Dr. Bruce Wallace on the effectiveness of community dental clinics in improving access to oral care

This interview is complementary to the article published in CDA Essentials: Are community dental clinics effective in improving access to care? A case study.               Watch the video interview Additional Resources Read the CDA Essentials article: Are community dental clinics effective in improving access to care? A case study Community dental clinics in British Columbia, Canada: examining the potential as health equity interventions (PDF)  

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2015/10/30

Top 5 Must Read Sanofi recalls all lots of Allerject (0.15 mg/0.15 mL and 0.3 mg/0.3 mL strengths of epinephrine auto-injectors) The effect of education debt on dentists’ career decisions Are we human, or are we dentists? Flavored tobacco product use among us youth aged 12-17 years, 2013-2014 Composite resin filling materials: review of safety, cost-effectiveness and guidelines – an update Canadian dentistry news Canadian Academy of Orthodontists announces new president. Read more Canadian Academy of Endodontics announces new president. Read more Sanofi recalls all lots of Allerject (0.15 mg/0.15 mL and 0.3 mg/0.3 mL strengths of epinephrine auto-injectors). healthycanadians.gc.ca: This ...

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2015/10/23

Top 3 Must Read Re-imagining Dental Education in Canada Public Health England obesity report: the key points International collaboration with Tufts University on curing lights   Canadian dentistry news Re-imagining Dental Education in Canada. adeachartingprogress.wordpress.com: In this month’s Charting Progress, Dr. Rick Valachovic shares what’s on the minds of ADEA’s Canadian members and discusses the trends that are reshaping dental education in Canada. Read more Northern adventures: Dal dentistry students gain experience in Labrador. dal.ca: The option of spending two weeks in Labrador, working seven days a week, in -50°C January temperatures, is surprisingly popular with Dalhousie dentistry students. Read ...

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Fourth-Year Dentistry Student, Dania Alkhani, Recipient of the 2015 CDA/Dentsply Student Clinician Research Program

Fourth-year dental student, Dania Alkhani is the winner of the 2015 CDA/Dentsply Student Clinician Research Program. Dania spoke with Tricia Abe, Writer/Editor, at CDA about her research and its significance in the fight against oral cancer.                 Watch the interview  

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2015/10/16

Top 5 Must Read   UBC dentistry grad student wins highly regarded award in dental materials FDA launches national public education campaign to prevent and reduce tobacco use among multicultural youth Study finds home care of children crucial after oral sedation Antibacterial activity of curcumin against periodontopathic bacteria AAPD offers tricks for a tooth-friendly Halloween Canadian dentistry news UBC dentistry grad student wins highly regarded award in dental materials. ubc.ca: This is a first for a Canadian university. Read more University of Toronto 2016 awards of distinction recipients announced. utoronto.ca: Read more Graduate students win 1st and 2nd place in ...

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CDA Oasis Conversations: Dr. Jack Cottrell is Elected Treasurer at FDI

During the latest FDI World Congress in Bangkok, September 2015, Dr. Jack Cottrell was elected Treasurer. Chiraz Guessaier, CDA Oasis Manager, spoke with Dr, Cottrell about his role as a Treasurer and the importance of FDI for Canadian dentists.             Watch the video interview  

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News Bites from CDA Knowledge Networks – 2015/10/09

Top 5 Must Read Celebrating 50 years of Dentistry NEW! FDI Policy Statements adopted/revised in 2015 The Decline of ‘Big Soda Recognising the early stages of dementia through oral health Random acts of kindness Canadian dentistry news Celebrating 50 years of Dentistry. Western University Youtube.com Dentistry alumni, faculty and students reflect on 50 years of outstanding education, patient-centred care, social responsibility and scientific excellence at Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry. Watch the video Canadian Academy of Health Sciences inducts Michael MacEntee. ubc.ca: CAHS Fellows are those who have a history of outstanding performance in the academic health sciences in ...

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