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Hot Topics & Updates

Be Aware of Drug Trafficking Fraud!

Attention California Dentists!! The Dental Board of California is alerting dentists to be aware of a recent fraud scheme where scammers are posing as board members and telling licensees that they are under investigation for drug trafficking. Get the latest on this scam and what you should do if you receive such a call in this article.

Sexual Harassment Prevention Training offered!

SDS, through the California Employers Association, will be offering courses through the end of the year to help members and their dental team meeting the CA compliancy deadline of January 1, 2021.

- Two-hour supervisory (dentists, assoc. dentists and office managers) Friday, October 11 10am-12pm - $75 Registration and payment Course link.

Payments by credit card only. 

Note: For more Facts, look to the left under Public, hover over Pearls of Dentistry and select Sexual Harassment near the bottom.

What's one of the best ways to prevent childhood cavities? (Beside brushing and flossing, of course!) Sealants! Here is some important information to help you learn about the benefits of having sealants applied to your child's teeth. Sealant education

Did you know that for most communities, every $1 invested in water fluoridation save $38 in dental treatment costs? (ADA Fluoridation Facts)

Click here for more information.

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Upcoming events

Upcoming Events

CE -TMD and Orofacial Pain

Date: October 18, 2019
Time: 8:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Location: Papapolloni's Ristorante-formerly Famiglia Bistro
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SDS Board of Directors Meeting

Date: November 7, 2019
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: SDS boardroom
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Veterans Day-office closed

Date: November 11, 2019
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House of Delegates-office closed

Date: November 14, 2019
Location: Sacramento
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Marketing Opportunities

Interested in placing an ad through our website/newsletter or exhibit at one of our General Membership/Continuing Education courses? Download our Marketing Opportunity Packet to see available options or contact the SDS office at

SDS 2019 Exhibitor Calendar of Events