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

Executive Officer Role Available

The DHAA Inc. are encouraging members to apply for our upcoming Executive Officer role, especially those considering a career change but still wanting to work within the oral health sector. Even if you have no experience in association management, please consider applying.

This newly created full time role presents an exciting opportunity to lead and grow a national association in its next development phase. Working with the national Board of Directors, you will carry out the plans and budget of the association to achieve its strategic objectives.

Closing for applications date: 28 July 2014

If you are interested or would like more information, click here for more info

Call for Posters for the National Symposium Canberra

Click here to visit the national symposium website & find out more about submitting your poster now.

Announcing the New DHAA Inc. National President

Dr. Melanie Hayes
Dr. Melanie Hayes

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

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