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MDHA’s “News Bites” Meet your 2018 – 2019 Officers

Congratulations to the newly installed  2018 – 2019 Officers of MDHA from left to right:  Amanda Berthiaume (Alternate Delegate), Catalina Fajardo (Alternate Delegate), E Jane Crocker (Assistant Treasurer),  Lisa LaSpina (Immediate Past President), Katherine Pelullo (Speaker of the House),  Pamela LaCerte (President Elect),  Sarah Crow (Delegate), Katherine Soal (President),  Vanessa Powers (Delegate), Robin Murch (Alternate …Read More

MDHA’s News “Bites” President Soal visits MWCC

Recently President Kate Soal visited the Dental Hygiene Students at Mount Wachusett Community College. STUDENTS ARE OUR FUTURE and President Soal encouraged them to be involved with their professional association during school and after graduation. As a professional member, you have access to: Leadership Opportunities Online Career Center & Employment Resources Discounts on Professional and …Read More


The Massachusetts Dental Hygienists’ Association undertook a robust legislative agenda during the 2017-2018 legislative session that concluded on January 1st, 2019. Five bills were filed on behalf of MDHA.  They were as follows:  “An Act Authorizing Dental Therapists to Expand Access to Oral Health” (Dental Therapy); “An Act Relative to Dental Hygienists” (Nitrous Oxide); “An …Read More