Don’t miss Boo at the Zoo on October 26!

Posted by on Oct 21, 2008 in community, holiday | 0 comments

The MDHA will be needing volunteers for Sunday, October 26th for Boo at the Zoo.
This is our third year participating at this event with Hot103 & QX104 FM.

These evenings have proven to be fun and exciting way to promote oral health and
MDHA. If meeting little ghosts and goblins and enjoying a evening with fellow members
sounds intriguing please contact Trishia Wittmeier at: or call 981-7327.

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Volunteers Needed

Posted by on May 13, 2008 in community, U of M, volunteer | 0 comments

On Wednesday June 11, the University of Manitoba, Faculty of Dentistry will host Urban Smiles, a free day of dental care and health promotion in honor of the Faculty’s 50th Anniversary Celebration. Dental hygiene care will be provided to expecting mothers and individuals with diabetes.

Dental hygienists are needed for morning, afternoon or all-day shifts.

If you are interested in participating in Urban Smiles please call Roxanne at 789-3457 or email

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Posted by on May 13, 2008 in AGM | 0 comments

Our Annual General Meeting will be held June 3, 6:30 pm at the Inn at the Forks. Our speakers are Kathy Griffiths (Kindness in Action) & Dr. Hubert Benitez (Continuing Education).

RSVP: or call 981-7327 before May 20th. Hope to see you there!

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And the prizes go to…

Posted by on May 13, 2008 in contest, NDHW | 0 comments

Big Prize

Congratulations to the winners of the MDHA National Dental Hygienists Week contest!

Dental Hygienist Client
Andrea Fruehm Mathew Wallbridge
Margo Nohlgren Zachery Wabick
Rolanda Pelletier Shelly Dreser
Mary Bertone FrederickChartrand
Kathy Griffiths Hannah Schmuland
Karel Lalonde Diana Fields

Thank You to everyone who participated!

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Update on Continuing Dental Education!

Posted by on Apr 25, 2008 in continuing education | 0 comments

The Manitoba Dental Hygienists Association has partnered with the Department of Continuing Dental Education at the University of Manitoba Faculty of Dentistry, to implement continuing dental education courses for its members.

To read about upcoming courses, speakers and programs, please visit

For any questions on these programs, please contact Dr. Hubert Benitez, DDS, CDE Director at

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