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Your support is important to our work at American Academy of Dental Hygiene, Inc.. There are many ways you can contribute towards our causes, and every little bit that you commit goes a long way in helping us fulfill our mission. Learn more about how you can get involved and take advantage of the opportunity to do some good.

AADH Membership Application

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AADH Renewal Membership Application

Fellowship Application

Fellowship Application

  • Be an active member in AADH for three consecutive years

  • Provide documentation of achievement of a Baccalaureate degree or higher

  • Fulfill 3 of 4 additional criteria:

    • Document advanced education of at least 100 hours in the specialty or field.

    • Document active participation in the specialty or field via practice, published research or poster/clinic presentations at national or international hygiene meetings, or having served elected leadership positions in hygiene associations

    • Present a continuing education course which meets AADH guidelines for course approval.

    • Advanced the cause of the specialty/field in some community related significant manner.

AADH Membership Application

  • Current licensure and/or current state dental hygiene registration

  • New Member: Minimum of seventy-five hours of Academy approved, or agency recognized continuing education courses (given or taken) within five years prior to application. Only Twenty five (25)% of the total hours can be courses given by the applicant.

AADH Renewal Membership Application

  • Current licensure and/or current state dental hygiene registration

  • Renewing Member: Thirty hours of Academy approved, or agency recognized continuing education courses (given or taken) each two year renewal period.