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ADAWA: your advocate in dentistry

Posted 9th June 2021

It’s something that often goes on quietly behind the scenes – but advocacy through written submissions, face-to-face meetings and phone calls has grown significantly in recent years for the benefit of all ADAWA members. ADAWA’s advocacy and representation is greatly enhanced and effectual because of our high membership numbers and your active support. In the…

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ADAWA: Supporting young dentists

Posted 8th June 2021

When the New Practitioners' Program was launched in 2020, it was with a simple idea in mind – to assist new and recent graduates to transition from a big cohort in a predicted environment to part of a network of peers. Comprising of five study clubs, held throughout the year – ending with the all-day…

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Meet the ADAWA member-facing staff 

Posted 3rd June 2021

You’ll know them by their phone voices and email messages, but can you put a face to the names at ADA House? Now’s your chance: we’re introducing the member-facing staff of ADAWA   DR DAVID HALLETT, ADAWA CEO After over 30 years chairside as a dentist, Dr David Hallett became the ADAWA CEO seven years ago. …

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The local team making a difference to dentistry 

Posted 27th May 2021

ADAWA’s latest member benefit is one that’s tailored specifically to the Australian dental industry. A digital stock management and ordering system, Invedent is a Perth-based business with an inspiring back story   Luca Tizzano and Bailey Moore are not your typical Gen-Zers. At 23- and 24-years old, respectively, the duo have launched a WA-born-and-bred start-up that’s…

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The stars of St Pat’s – Dr John Whyte 

Posted 17th May 2021

Dr John Whyte has been volunteering at St Patrick’s Community Support Centre since its oral health clinic opened in 2016.  “Dr Russell Gordon heard that I had sold my practice and was working part-time and asked if I would be happy to do a little bit of volunteer work,” John recalls. “I said to let…

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