2021 MDHA Annual General Meeting & Call for Board Nominations

Posted by on May 10, 2021 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The MDHA is pleased to remind members of the date of its 2021 Annual General meeting which will be offered virtually.  Details are as follows:


Date: Thursday, June 10th
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: Offered virtually via Zoom Webinar


Please review the following meeting documents (additional documents to come):

Registration is required!  Please click the link below to register.

Click here to Register

MDHA Board of Directors
Call for Nominations

The MDHA Board is looking to fill one vacancy for the 2021-22 year.  The Board meets approximately 8 times per year.  We are currently meeting virtually but expect at some point to go back to some in person meetings, continuing with a virtual/in person hybrid schedule.  Meetings are in the evenings, usually starting at 7pm.  

If you are interested in serving on the MDHA Board, please complete the nomination form found at the link below.  Nominations are due on June 3rd.


Click here to Access a Nomination Form

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2020-21 MDHA Annual General Meeting – Save the Date

Posted by on Apr 26, 2021 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The MDHA is pleased to announce the date of its 2020-21 Annual General meeting which will be offered virtually.  Details are as follows:


Date: Thursday, June 10th
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: Offered virtually via Zoom Webinar


More information, including how to register and access the meeting virtually will be sent closer to.  For now, please mark your calendars and plan to attend.

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New Award from the MDHA

Posted by on Apr 14, 2021 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

MDHA Advanced Studies Award

The award consists of:

  1. A $500 honorarium provided by the MDHA.
  2. An award presentation at the MDHA Annual General Meeting.
  3. The award winner will be published in the MDHA Montage and announced on the MDHA website.

Eligibility:

  1. Applicant is a current member of the MDHA.
  2. Applicant has been accepted to or is enrolled in an undergraduate, graduate or doctorate program at an accredited institution in a degree program advancing oral health.
  3. Applicant is in good academic standing in their program of study (most recent transcript or letter of acceptance).
  4. Applicant submits the required documentation to support their application.
  5. Applicants can apply every year of their program enrollment but are only eligible to receive the award once.

Procedure:

  1. Applications will be accepted from MDHA members only.
  2. Application period will open April 1st of each calendar year and close May 31st.
  3. The following items must be submitted with each application:
    1. Current CV
    1. Essay (500 words maximum): the essay should outline the details surrounding your extended studies, your commitment to lifelong learning and your proposed contribution to the dental hygiene profession.
    1. Two letters of recommendation from current MDHA or CDHA members.
    1. Proof of acceptance and/or good academic standing in program (copy of letter of acceptance or copy of most recent transcript).
  4. The recipient will be chosen by an ad hoc committee; may consist of members of the MDHA Board of Directors as well members of the general MDHA membership.
  5. The award will be presented to the recipient at the Annual General Meeting by the President of the MDHA. 
  6. Email in complete application by deadline to info@mdha.ca
  7. All submissions will receive notification of the outcome of the award.
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MDHA/CDHM Online Mix – Register Now!

Posted by on Mar 11, 2021 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The MDHA and the CDHM are pleased to announce that registration for the joint MDHA/CDHM Online Mix is now open!  The event is scheduled for:
Wednesday, April 7th, 2021
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

This session will provide an opportunity for Manitoba hygienists to satisfy their PAR requirement with the CDHM.  

The Online Mix will feature Ela Partyka – Program Director from the Canadian Mental Health Association.  Ela will be speaking on ‘Stress and its Impact on Mental Health‘.  The Mix will also include greetings and updates from the MDHA, CDHM and CDHA.

Registration in advance is required.  To register, please click here.

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