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Agency and Association Update December 2012
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ADA (American Dental Association)
Oral health abstracts sought for 2013 public health meeting
Evidence does not support antibiotics for dental patients with joint replacements
Dentists not responsible for medical device tax
The December Review covers injection safety, occlusal registration materials
OHRC website offers variety of resources
FDI will hold 2013 Congress in Istanbul
Resource helps health professionals reunify children in disasters
JADA to celebrate its first 100 years
Dentists rank high in Gallup poll
After one year, the tide turns on fluoridation
HHS seeks comment on dental coverage proposal
ADA updates dental radiograph recommendations
Gene therapy safely performed in NIDCR human salivary gland study
ADEA (American Dental Education Association)
Journal of Dental Education article offers best practices for oral health policy programs for dental students
Journal of Dental Education
2013 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition
AGD (Academy of General Dentistry)
2013 Annual Meeting
APIC (Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology)
December issue of AJIC highlights infection prevention and the environment
APIC joins coalition partners in supporting FDA Unique Device Identification proposal
APIC supports consensus statement on antibiotic resistance
CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
More than half of young HIV-infected Americans are not aware of their status
Secondhand smoke inside airports puts air travelers and employees at risk
60 percent of America's biggest cities are now smoke-free
Diagnosed diabetes grows at a dramatic rate throughout the United States
FDA (US Food and Drug Administration)
FDA expands Tamiflu's use to treat children younger than 1 year
FDA announces public-private partnership to develop regulatory science that will speed patient access to new medical device technologies
FDA approves first seasonal influenza vaccine manufactured using cell culture technology
HHS (US Department of Health and Human Services)
HHS Health IT Safety Plan open for public comment
New tools to help providers protect patient data in mobile devices
Statement from HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius on World AIDS Day
HHS Launches
IOM (Institute of Medicine)  
Developing and strengthening the global supply chain for second-line drugs for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis - Workshop summary
The role of Telehealth in an evolving health care environment - Workshop summary
NIH (National Institute of Health)
Monitoring the future
NIOSH (National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health)
Comment on the inclusion of Industry & Occupation in Electronic Health Records
Safety for Santa
OSHA (US Dept. of Labor Occupational Safety & Health Administration)
US Labor Department's OSHA issues new fact sheet on mold hazards and safeguards for workers during Sandy cleanup
OSHA issues new fact sheet on importance and necessity of providing, using proper personal protective equipment during Sandy cleanup
WHO/UN (World Health Organization/United Nations)
2012 in review: key health issues
New report signals slowdown in the fight against malaria
Mortality and global burden of disease (GBD)
Renowned US doctor appointed to support UN efforts to eliminate cholera in Haiti
World AIDS Day: UN officials urge greater efforts to combat epidemic





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