Quick Facts: Dental Assistants in Florida
Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2015
Thea Scott, CDA Emeritus
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Susan Rexroat, CDA, MA
Judy Anoff, CDA
Leslie Fehl, CDA, BS
State Director At Large
Kimberly Bland, CDA, M.Ed. President
Shari Watkins, CDA
Our members are from all aspects of dental assisting: clinical chairside, practice administrators, laboratory assistants, steri-technicians, dental assistant educators and students, and dental sales and support industries.
ADAA/FDAA Fall Continuing Education Symposium
Tools, Tips, and Technology for 21st Century Dental Care
6 Hours CE Credit
Hurricane Irma Update: Symposium has been rescheduled for Saturday, December 2, 2017. Registration will re-open soon
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State Affiliate of the American Dental Assistants Association
To promote the dental assisting profession in matters of education, legislation, credentialing and professional involvement which will enhance the delivery of quality oral healthcare to the public.
Employment Outlook: Employment of dental assistants is projected to grow 18 percent from 2014 to 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations. Ongoing research linking oral health and general health will likely continue to increase the demand for preventive dental services. (U.S. Dept. of Labor)
The Florida Dental Assistants Association, a state affiliate of the American Dental Assistants Association, is the professional organization representing all dental assistants in the state of Florida.