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Protect Tiny Teeth

ADHA has partnered with the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) on the Protect Tiny Teeth Campaign to educate moms-to-be and new parents about the importance of good oral health for themselves and their babies. We have worked with AAP to develop a downloadable toolkit for dental hygienists to use in patient education. Check out the posters, infographics and videos available, and share with your colleagues and patients!

UDHA Miles of Smiles 5 K

We can't wait for this year's 5K! It is always an amazing event, full of fun, friends, and raising funds and awareness for oral health. Attached is this year's 5K Waiver. All participants in the fun run will need to have a waiver filled out and on file with the Utah Dental Hygienists' Association. Invite your friends, family, coworkers, and neighbors to come spend a beautiful morning in Sugarhouse Park and to start the conversation on the importance of oral health to overall health.

Winter Southern Component Meeting

Last week, the Southern Component had an amazing meeting! Many dental hygienists met new friends and connected with old, and loved connecting, supporting, and learning from Dixie State University's Dental Hygiene Students and their research posters. Component Meetings complete with continuing education credits are only a very small part of membership. They are a great perk however! But, the main reason for membership is the support of our profession. The association is is a group of like minded people who work together, grow together, protecting together, and growing together. If you're already a member, we're so glad! We love having a like minded group to grow and change our profession, but