Empire Conference 2019

Conferences and Events

NYDHA Empire Conference

2019: Register now for the 2019 Empire Conference November 1-3 in Saratoga Springs, NY. Multiple CEs. networking, exhibit hall and more. Make your hotel reservations, too.

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Member Spotlight
  • Interviewee: Lisa McGeough
  • Interviewer and Author: Molly Walters
  • Editor and Co-Author: Roseanna Torres

Lisa has always been passionate about helping people in her community, particularly the underserved. Her first position—and what would become a 12-year long career—began at a well-established general practice in Albany. Read more about Lisa career journey.








Your New York State professional association for dental hygienists has a new name, new colors and a new logo: The Dental Hygienists' Association of the State of New York (DHASNY) is now the New York Dental Hygienists' Association (NYDHA).

Public Policy and the Profession

Our Association Leadership


For Public Education: Factsheets Help You Maintain Good Oral Health

NYDHA produces a series of consumer-oriented factsheets that help people focus on maintaining good oral health. You can download these helpful factsheets here.

Does Your Child Have a Dental Home?

NYDHA recommends that children have a "dental home" by age one. Check out our educational campaign and resources for keeping young children oral healthy.

Charting Career Paths

Catch NYDHA members on Youtube videos talking about their different dental hygiene career choices.