Welcome to the Dental Hygienists' Association of Australia Inc.
The Dental Hygienists’ Association of Australia Inc. through supportive leadership, advocacy, education and mentoring seeks to provide a network to encourage and empower dental hygienists to develop lifelong learning through professional development…Continue Reading
Announcing the New DHAA Inc. National President
Dr Melanie Hayes has been elected as the new President of the Dental Hygienists Association of Australia (DHAA), succeeding Hellen Checker.
Melanie has been an active member of the DHAA since completing her oral health degree. She served as NSW Branch Secretary from 2009-2010, and then State President from 2010-2012. Read more here
ADC Program Accreditation Standards Review
The Australian Dental Council (ADC) is commencing a review of its Program Accreditation Standards for the dental profession and is seeking input from stakeholders and interested parties. The programs of study are for dentists, dental specialists, dental hygienists, dental therapists, oral health therapists and dental prosthetists. Once you have visited the ADC Website and read the current accreditation documents, email your feedback directly to your DHAA Local State secretary. It is important that we collect feedback from as many of our members as possible, especially from those of you who work as educators. Your assistance is very important to our profession.