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October was Dental Hygiene Month – Hu-Friedy celebrated the fifth anniversary of “SHOW US YOUR PURPLE” encouraging hygienists to post pictures of themselves dressed in purple on their website. “… the official color of dental hygiene is purple – a color said to represent compassion, purpose, and inspiration. Historically, purple has always been associated with …Read More

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Roads traveled with MDHA President Lisa LaSpina…… On Sunday, October 15th , the Southeastern Component had their yearly component event featuring various speakers. The enclosed picture shows Robin Chippa receiving an award for her dedication of thirty years as treasurer from the Southeastern Component’s officers.  Thank you for your service Robin!  


LOBBY DAY Massachusetts Presents Dental Hygiene Day at the State House Please join us and have your voice heard in support of dental hygiene Tuesday February 27, 2018 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Please join us for another exciting day on Beacon Hill to promote the profession of dental hygiene and advance MDHA’s legislative agenda …Read More

A Message From Your President

It is a great honor to be incoming president of a thriving, professional association such as the Massachusetts Dental Hygienists’ Association. For 73 years, MDHA has been making an impact on the profession of dental hygiene for all hygienists practicing in the Commonwealth. Since 1944 when MDHA began with eleven hygienists, membership and partnerships have …Read More

The Conference 2017– Better Together!

On behalf of the Massachusetts Dental Hygienists’ Association; WELCOME! We are delighted to invite you to attend The Conference 2017, “BETTER TOGETHER” the premiere MA dental hygiene event, being held September 15th – September 17th at the Crowne Plaza Hotel (“the Verve”) in Natick, MA. We have invited Exhibitors on both Friday and Saturday to …Read More

MDHA News “Bites”

In October MDHA held their annual event in honor of Dental Hygiene Month. A visit to The Museum of Russian Icons, a non-profit museum located in Clinton. We were able to view the collection of over 700 Icons and related artifacts, a private collection. All attendees were greeted by our Event Coordinator Mary Kellerman. The …Read More

MDHA’s News “Bites”

Rest is Peace Dr. Wilkins – you have been an ICON to the Dental Hygiene Profession and will be missed by us all. Your spirit will remain in your book as it continues to teach.  I’m sure as you watch over us all you will be smiling and of course DANCING!!!