New Orleans Dental Association, Inc.



New Orleans Dental Association
 2121 N. Causeway Blvd.
 Suite 153 
Metairie, LA 70001

 Office:   504/834-6449
 Fax:       504/838-6909


Welcome to the New Orleans Dental Association of the State of Louisiana! The New Orleans Dental Association (NODA) is a local component of the Louisiana Dental Association (LDA) and the American Dental Association (ADA).  NODA includes the parishes of Jefferson, Orleans, Plaquemine, St. Bernard, St. Charles, St. James, St. John the Baptist and St. Tammany (that portion east of Bayou Lacombe).

NODA is a voluntary membership organization whose mission is to establish and maintain a cohesive organization that serves its membership by promoting the art, science, and professionalism of dentistry and by communicating the value of oral health to the community.

NODA supports members in achieving and maintaining high standards of professionalism and leadership within dentistry and our community through locally-based continuing education programs, monthly general membership meetings, involvement in state and national legislative venues.  Through local resources and our partnership with the LDA and ADA, a wide variety of programs and information have been designed to assist members in creating and sustaining successful practices...

 SEPTEMBER 17, 2014 - General Membership Meeting

TIME - Check in @ 6:30pm
            Meeting begins @ 7:00pm

LOCATION - Courtyard on the Ridge
                     407 Folse Street
                     Harahan, Louisiana  70123

SPEAKER -  Tim Palmer

Tim Palmer is an A-dec territory manager for Houston and southern Louisiana/Mississippi. A native of Austin, Texas, he served in the U.S. Air Force and has 22 years of experience in the dental industry. His professional interests include dental office design and management, ergonomic assessment of the dental team and educating dentists on best practices in dental equipment usage. He is a Certified Ergonomic Assessment Specialist.

TOPIC OF PRESENTATION - "Pathway For A Healthy Professional"

Course  Objectives: At the end of the course, the participant will have a better understanding of:   

1.)  Identify areas dentistry prone to bad habits/bad postures.
2.)  Present the impact of poor posture and the effect it has on the overall health of the dental team.
3.)  Identify common chair side behaviors that lead to poor posture.
4.)  Present environmental and physical solutions to promote healthier posture for the dental team.

SPONSOR - Patterson Dental
Chris Counce - Branch Manager
107 Mallard Street, Suite D
St. Rose, Louisiana   70087
1-800-452-7213  Ext.1763



New Orleans Dental Association is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.
ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.
New Orleans Dental Association designates this activity for 1 credit hour continuing education credit.