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Mariam Pera, ADHA
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ADHA Partners with CDEWorld to Deliver Online Continuing Education

Chicago, February 22, 2012 — The American Dental Hygienists Association (ADHA) has announced that it is providing continuing education courses through an online partner, CDEWorld. This exciting new venue will extend the reach of the courses currently offered on the ADHA member website.

CDEWorld collaborates with university, association and industry partners to place high-quality educational materials at the fingertips of the oral health care community — all on-demand 24/7. Featuring more than 270 double-blind peer-reviewed courses, CDEWorld facilitates dental education by organizing and presenting a broad range of courses, events and webinars through one convenient site.

By giving their members the tools, information and support they need to build their careers, the ADHA positions dental hygiene as a champion of oral health and as a valuable partner of the dental industry.

"Providing quality continuing education is a priority for ADHA," says Pam Quinones, RDH, BS, ADHA President. "We're proud to partner with CDEWorld to give hygienists nationwide access to a full complement of high quality courses to help them in their careers."

"We are extremely pleased to feature ADHA as a partner," says Daniel W. Perkins, CEO of Dental Learning Systems, LLC, the developer of CDEWorld. "Their programs are a valuable addition to the dental educational community."

To participate in the current ADHA courses, visit www.cdeworld.com. Additional courses and educational opportunities will be available in the future.

About the American Dental Hygienists Association
ADHA is the largest national organization representing the professional interests of more than 150,000 dental hygienists across the country. Dental hygienists are preventive oral health professionals, licensed in dental hygiene, who provide educational, clinical and therapeutic services that support total health through the promotion of optimal oral health. For more information about ADHA, dental hygiene, or the link between oral health and general health, visit ADHA at www.adha.org.

About Dental Learning Systems
Dental Learning Systems, LLC, is a healthcare education company located in Newtown, Pennsylvania. The company is dedicated to creating and disseminating high quality education materials, resources, and events in a manner that improves accessibility for today's oral healthcare professionals and students. Widely recognized for its affiliations with dental schools and organizations, Dental Learning Systems also delivers turnkey education communication solutions for the healthcare community. For further information, contact Karen Auiler at kauiler@dentallearningsystems.net.