The Eighth District Dental Society is a professional association whose members consist of dentists from the eight counties of Western New York—Niagara, Erie, Chautauqua, Allegany, Cattaraugus, Wyoming, Genesee, and Orleans. There are approximately 1,000 members in the Society. Each Eighth District member is also a member of the American Dental Association and New York State Dental Association.
New York State Dental Association Continues its Volunteer Dental Demonstration Project Events
As many of you know, the New York State Dental Association's Volunteer Dental Demonstration Project hosted 3 free dental clinics in its first grant period (April 2015-March 2016), being able to provide approximately $78,000 of dental treatment to 167 patients. The NYSDA VDDP grant has been renewed for a second year (April 2016-March 2017) and events have already been scheduled, with more to come.
The currently scheduled events include:
* Saturday, October 15, 2016 from 9am to 5pm at Oak Orchard Community Health Center in Brockport, NY
* Saturday, November 12, 2016 from 8am to 2pm at SUNY Buffalo School of Dental Medicine in Buffalo, NY
* Saturday, November 19, 2016 from 9am to 5pm at Regional Primary Care Network's Wayne Community Health Center in Lyons, NY
Calling All WNY Veterans!
The New York State Dental Association in collaboration with SUNY at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine and Eighth District Dental Society is hosting DENTISTRY SMILES FOR VETERANS - a one day event where volunteer dentists will be providing free dental care.
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Eighth District Bulletin
The latest issue of the 8th District Bulletin is available for download under the Bulletins tab at the top of this page.
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