ODA header image

News & Events

Go
Showing "ODA Today | President's Message" Resources
  • Together towards tomorrow

    by Kevin M. Laing, DDS - ODA President
    9/1/2017
    ODA Today

    At the end of the ODA House of Delegates on Sept. 15, the new officers of our association will be installed. I am looking forward to the unveiling of their plans for our association and I extend my utmost support to those whom have dedicated themselves to guiding our profession through a turbulent time.

    Read More
  • TANSTAAFL

    by Kevin M. Laing, DDS - ODA President
    8/1/2017
    ODA Today

    Kevin M. Laing, DDS - ODA President

    Read More
  • As a trusted source of knowledge, dentists must be life-long learners

    by Kevin M. Laing, DDS - ODA President
    7/6/2017
    ODA Today

    You are viewed by your staff and your patients as the trusted source of knowledge on all things dental. It is a daunting task sometimes in a world that is changing so quickly.

    Read More
  • Only by banding together can we affect the future of dentistry

    by Kevin M. Laing, DDS - ODA President
    6/8/2017
    ODA Today

    Most of us have had someone in our family or circle of friends graduate in the last month or so, so a lot of us have heard some version of a graduation speech ranging from tearful goodbyes to soaring inspirational rhetoric to Will Ferrell's silliness.

    Read More
  • True Colors

    by Kevin M. Laing, DDS - ODA President
    4/10/2017
    ODA Today

    Kevin M. Laing, DDS - ODA President

    Read More
  • Thank you, doctor!

    by Kevin M. Laing, DDS - ODA President
    3/7/2017
    ODA Today

    The month of February was so sweet because of how many times I heard "thank you" spoken to a dental professional.

    Read More
  • We must do all that we can

    by Kevin M. Laing, DDS - ODA President
    2/8/2017
    ODA Today

    Kevin M. Laing, DDS - ODA President

    Read More
  • Happy New Year!

    by Dr. Kevin Laing, ODA President
    1/12/2017
    ODA Today

    The month of January marks a definitive break, and reset in so many ways.

    Read More
  • It is time to bind ourselves back into a unified profession

    by Dr. Kevin Laing, ODA President
    12/12/2016
    ODA Today

    We have witnessed how a movement can overcome adversity and prevail against what Tom Brokaw has referred to as "tribalism."

    Read More
  • ODA President Dr. Kevin Laing looks ahead at his 2016-17 term

    by Dr. Kevin Laing, ODA President
    10/10/2016
    ODA Today

    Dr. Kevin Laing began his term as Ohio Dental Association president at the ODA House of Delegates (HOD) in September. In this Q&A with "ODA Today," Laing looks forward to his term.

    Read More

The views expressed in the monthly columns of the “ODA Today” are solely those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the view of the Ohio Dental Association (ODA). The columns are intended to offer opinions, information and general guidance and should not be construed as legal advice or as an endorsement by the ODA. Dentists should always seek the advice of their own legal counsel regarding specific circumstances.