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American Association for Dental Research and International Association for Dental Research
Research information on all aspects of oral disease.
www.iadr.com

American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association and Cleft Palate Foundation
Information on cleft lip and palate
www.cleftline.org

American Dental Association
Patient and professional oral health information.
www.ada.org

Board of Dental Health Care
Information on Board of Dental Health Care issues.
http://www.rld.state.nm.us/boards/Dental_Health_Care.aspx

Board of Pharmacy
Information on Board of Pharmacy issues.
http://www.rld.state.nm.us/pharmacy/

Dental Alliance for AIDS/HIV Care
Information on oral care for patients with HIV.
www.critpath.org

Dental Education in Care of the Disabled
Education materials related to special care. DECOD Program.
http://www.dental.washington.edu/departments/omed

Dental Degree
Dental blog specifically for up and coming dentists and those looking to go to school for a Dental degree.
http://dentaldegree.org/

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Oral Health Program

Information on oral disease surveillance and prevention, infection control, oral health infrastructure, and other issues.
http://www.cdc.gov/OralHealth/index.htm

Flu Updates
Information on the flu.
http://www.flu.gov/

HIV Dent
Information on oral manifestations of HIV/AIDS.
www.hivdent.org

Information on ectodermal dysplasias.
Information on ectodermal dysplasias.
www.nfed.org

International Association for Disability and Oral Health
Information on oral health for people with disabilities.
iadh.org

Native American Oral Health Care Project
Collaborating with tribes, communities, organizations and stakeholders to improve the oral health of Native Americans.
http://nativeoralhealth.com/

National Oral Cancer Awareness Program
Information on oral cancer resources.
www.oralcancer.org

National Oral Health Information Clearing House
Oral health information for people with special needs and the professionals who serve them.
http://www.nidcr.nih.gov/

National Library of Medicine
A guide to one of the world’s largest medical libraries.
www.nlm.nih.gov

New Mexico Health Care Takes on Diabetes
www.nmtod.com/

New Mexico Dental Foundation
www.nmdentalfoundation.org

New Mexico Department of Insurance
http://www.nmprc.state.nm.us/id.htm

New Mexico Department of Labor
http://www.nmprc.state.nm.us/id.htm

New Mexico Environment Department
http://www.nmenv.state.nm.us/

New Mexico Taxation and Revenue
http://www.tax.newmexico.gov/Pages/TRD-Homepage.aspx

Patient Peer Review
The NMDA’s Peer Review Committee services are available to patients (insured or uninsured), NMDA member dentists as a public service at no charge. Our purpose is to reconcile questions or complaints, which may arise as the result of dental care provided by New Mexico dentists.
Peer Review Form

Perio Reports
Perio Reports is an eight page newsletter published six times each year. It contains summaries of periodontal research of particular interest to clinicians.
www.PerioReports.com

Rural Health Care Practitioner Tax Credit Program
Rural Health Care Practitioner Tax Credit Program where dentists who provide care in rural, underserved areas may be eligible for an income tax credit of as much as $5,000 for their service.
nmhealth.org/rural_health.shtml

Sjögren’s Syndrome Foundation, Inc.
Information on Sjögren’s syndrome.
www.sjogrens.com

Special Care Dentistry (formerly Federation of Special Care Organizations in Dentistry)
Information about hospital dentistry, geriatric dentistry, and dentistry for people with disabilities.
http://www.scdonline.org/

Support for People With Oral and Head and Neck Cancer, Inc.
Patient support group.
www.spohnc.org

TMJ Association
Information on temporomandibular disorders.
www.tmj.org

Workers Compensation Division
http://www.workerscomp.state.nm.us/

University of New Mexico Pre-Dental Society
http://hsc.unm.edu/som/predental/

American with Disabilities Act

http://www.ada.gov/

Internal Revenue Service

http://www.irs.ustreas.gov/

NM Department of Public Safety

http://www.dps.nm.org/

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