I am looking forward to becoming the President of the American Dental Assistants Association in 2016 and continuing the legacy of our former ADAA
promotes the message that anxiety disorders are real, serious, and treatable.
For the second consecutive year, the ADAA
will also recognize teaching excellence through three categories designed specifically for higher education instructors.
is genuinely interested in student dental assistants.
Social anxiety disorder can have a profound effect on social interactions that most people take for granted," said ADAA
President & CEO Jerilyn Ross, MA, LICSW.
Your interest leads me to invite you to experience more participation and leadership in the ADAA
on a state or local level.
hopes National Stress Out Week will serve as a reminder to people to take a moment for themselves, but more importantly, as an educational message about the millions of people whose uncontrollable and persistent fear, worry and anxiety impairs their daily lives," said ADAA
CEO and President, Jerilyn Ross, M.
Founded in 1924, the ADAA
is America's oldest, largest professional association serving dental assistants.
Without our educators informing our students of our association and encouraging them to join ADAA
as student members, we cannot increase membership in the way we should.
An important aspect of the ADAA
conference is giving consumers the opportunity to network with other sufferers.
President's Award of Excellence/Henry Schein Award is an honor for an ADAA
member who has shown the most outstanding achievements in promoting the objectives of the American Dental Assistants Association and furthering the profession of dental assisting and this award comes with a $500.
00 per recipient; Hu-Friedy offers a Merit Scholar Award to student members; ADAA
Student Achievement Award is available to apply for and the Juliette A Southard/Oral-B Education Scholarship offers up to 10 scholarships in the amount of $750.