Heather Herrera, BSDH
, RDH, chair of the VDHA Regulation and Practice Committee, was again a driving force behind the association's efforts.
This year's winner is Tricia Osuna, RDH, BSDH
, FAADH, Redondo Beach, California
The ADHA constituent in category I that made the largest organizational donation for the fiscal year is the Virginia Dental Hygienists' Association, represented by Pamuela Kitner RDH, BSDH
These dental hygienists are making such a positive impact on the oral health of our nation through their inspiring efforts to educate all Americans on proper at-home oral care techniques as well as increasing access to professional oral care," said ADHA President Diann Bomkamp, RDH, BSDH
, MS, one of five award winners during last year's inaugural program.
2014 ADHA Sigma Phi Alpha Journalism Award Baccalaureate Category winner Lauren Ashlee Kanzigg, BSDH
(right) with President Swanson Jaecks
Katherine Schrubbe BSDH
, MEd, PhD, Marquette University School of Dentistry, kathy.
Heidi Halverson, RDH, BSDH
, LAP, from Missoula, Montana, travels to long-term care facilities and the homes of homebound individuals where she provides oral hygiene care.
NDHM is an opportunity to emphasize the importance of a good oral health regimen to total health, and to honor the work that dental hygienists do all year," said ADHA President Susan Savage, RDH, BSDH
Carter, mother of Nancy Brohawn, RDH, BSDH
from Delaware DHA
Partnering with the Wrigley Company Foundation for the third year allows dental hygienists to use their expertise to alleviate the access to care problem in their communities," said Susan Savage, RDH, BSDH
, 2013-2014 Chair of IOH.
, stated during the Membership Forum, "It's all about building bridges.