Entries by Meredith Overstreet

President’s Message January 2017

Giving Thanks As we move past the Holiday Season, I think it’s important for us to pause and appreciate all that we have.  While there are many differences between our members (which is part of what makes our Society so strong), there are some universal influences that we all share: Our Families – We all […]

New Dues Payment Options Available Now!!!

New Dues Payment Options  TDA is excited to announce NEW PAYMENT OPTIONS for all members beginning with the 2017 billing cycle.  Recently, the TDA Board voted unanimously to expand the current Extended Dues Payment (EDP) plan beyond the new dentist category (0-10 years out) to include ALL TDA MEMBERS!  The Extended Dues Payment plan allows […]

President’s Message October 2016

Our Study Club   In this summer’s messages, I attempted to frame the current challenges and virtues of organized dentistry, and briefly described the efforts we are making at the local level to respond to these issues.  In this month’s issue, I would like to formally introduce one of our new initiatives: the CADS Study […]

Editor’s Report October 2016

Sunset Review – Part III The latest info to come out of the Sunset Advisory Commission regarding our state Dental Board is the “Sunset Staff Report with Commission Decisions.”  This report contains the final decisions of the Commission which will form the basis of the agency’s Sunset Bill during Legislative Session, which begins January 10, […]

President’s Message September 2016

Kickoff! September brings new beginnings for many of us.  Students return to school, the next round of new dentists enter the workforce, and many of us get to catch our breath after busy summers at work.  Fall activities get underway in many organizations, including our own, as we build new relationships and discover new ideas […]