The Connecticut Dental Hygienists' Association wishes all of the new graduates the BEST OF LUCK as they embark on their new and exciting careers! We promise it will be some of the most challenging, exhausting, exhillarating, and gratifying work you have ever done! We encourage you to reach out to the instant team of friends and colleagues that you have at your fingertips here...at your Connecticut Dental Hygienists' Association.
University of Bridgeport, Fones School of Dental Hygiene
Lincoln College of New England
University of New Haven
Tunxis Class of 2015
The Mission of the Connecticut Dental Hygienists' Association, Inc. is to represent the interests of dental hygienists and support the advancement of the dental hygiene profession by promoting the highest clinical, educational, and ethical standards, and be advocates for the public's total health through prevention and access to quality care.
Congratulations to University of New Haven Dental Hygiene Students Kirsten Blanc, Jessica Brooks, and Jennifer Roth for winning first place at the Yankee Dental Congress Student Poster Session in Boston in January for their poster titled: "Oral Diseases: Kiss them Good-bye." Please visit the "Student News" section under Student Corner for the complete story and photo!
Way to Represent Connecticut!
Thank you to everyone who worked to help make the 98th Annual Nutmeg Conference a success!
CDHA President, Amy Mongillo, RDH, MS
2015 CDHA President Amy Mongillo, RDH, MS Amy's vision is to demonstrate her broad support of quality oral health, the dental hygiene profession, and individual dental hygienists - especially those in Connecticut- by collaborating with and building partnerships with key opinion leaders in business and healthcare to draw attention to the capabilities and utilization of dental hygienists that goes well beyond what has been previously perceived.