The Florida Dental Association’s 2017 Dentists’ Day on the Hill (DDOH) is a perfect time for dentists, dental students and spouses to travel to Tallahassee to advocate on behalf of organized dentistry. As demonstrated in the past, there is strength in numbers, and it shows state elected officials that we care about our patients and our profession. This year, the DDOH theme is “Show Me Your Smile.” Dentistry is the gateway to our patient’s overall health. Good oral health care encourages healthy behaviors, a healthy attitude and healthy choices — and we need your help to get the word out! Take a selfie or a group picture with your best smile, and share on Facebook and Twitter using #showmeyoursmile and #DDOH2017. Don’t forget to tag the Florida Dental Association on Facebook and mention us on Twitter (@FDADental).
The 2017 DDOH is scheduled for Tuesday, April 4 in Tallahassee, with a legislative briefing at the Aloft Hotel on Monday, April 3 at 6:30 p.m.The Alliance of the FDA will host lunch for DDOH attendees who have registered. Click on the link below to register.
Florida Mission of Mercy - March 24-25, 2017
The Florida Mission of Mercy (FLA-MOM) is a two day clinic which provides free dental care to the underserved and uninsured in Florida – those that would otherwise go without dental care. The Florida Mission of Mercy (is a first-come, first-serve event with a goal of treating 2,000 patients in two days. Every year, the Florida Mission of Mercy project is held in a different locations throughout the state.
Dentists' Day on the Hill - April 4, 2017
Sunshine State Annual Convention/ Florida Dental Convention
June 22-24, 2017
The Florida Dental Convention (FDC) is the official meeting of the Florida Dental Association (FDA). The 2017 Florida Dental Convention will be held June 22-24, 2017 at the Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center in Kissimmee, FL. FDA member dentists receive free pre-registration to this annual meeting as a member benefit. We offer three full days of continuing education as well as an exhibit hall featuring more than 360 booths with more than 300 companies. A 13-member committee of FDA member dentists work to create a dynamic, engaging scientific program for all dental professionals each year. Come join us!