Massachusetts Hispanic Dental Association

Massachusetts Hispanic Dental Association
Hispanic Heritage Month 2015

By: Dr. Scott Brendan M. Daigle & Dr. Aidee Nieto-Herman
The Hispanic Heritage Month is a good time to celebrate the Hispanic/Latino History and Culture, recognizing their contribution to our society. This year during the Hispanic Heritage Month the Massachusetts Hispanic Dental Association (MHDA) hosted two important events.
The Oral Health Fair “Give Kids a Smile” took place at Saint Thomas Aquinas Church at 97 South t. Jamaica Plan Boston, MA on  October 10, 2015. 
The event was composed of 23 MHDA volunteers represented by local dentists, international trained foreign dentists, high school students, college students, and dental assistants. Providing oral examinations and oral hygiene instructions to the local community.

2015 Events

29-31 January, MHDA Booth at Yankee Dental Congress (9-4pm)

31 January, MHDA Reception at Yankee Dental Congress (6-8pm)

7 February, Give Kids a Smile Zumbathon Fundraiser

26 March, MHDA Annual Meeting – 2CE Credits (7-8pm)

30 April, MHDA Executive Board Meeting (5:30-7:30pm)

16 May, Martha Eliot Health Center Annual Community Health and Safety Fair (12-3pm)

26 June, 4th Symposium in Dental Careers 4CE Promoting Dentistry as a Career for Minorities (9-12pm) Reception (12-1pm)

12 July, Free Dental Care/Dental Screening St. Patrick Church (10-3pm)

1 August, Puerto Rico Festival – MAHMA (10-3pm)

14-16 August, HDA Annual Meeting

24 September 24, INVASALIGN Ortho Lecture 2CE (7-9pm)

31 October, Hispanic Heritage Month Oral Health Care/Dental Screening (9-12pm)

27-28 November, New York Greater Dental Meeting Global Poster Presentation

17 December, Colgate Lecture 2CE (7-9pm)

20 December, Charity Event St. Patrick Church (10-3pm)


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