Chicago (June 16, 2015) – On June 19, 2015, the American Dental Hygienists’ Association (ADHA), in partnership with Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC), the world’s largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health and medical practitioners, will launch the new ADHA/Henry Schein Innovation Center during the CLL Exhibits portion of the 2015 ADHA Center for Lifelong Learning at the 92nd Annual Session (CLL/AS). The Innovation Center will be open during exhibit hours on June 19-20 as part of this year’s CLL/AS, which takes place in Nashville, Tenn., from June 17-23, 2015. The center will feature a wide range of technologies, products and equipment introduced to the market during the last 18 months from various companies in the dental industry.
“The ADHA and Henry Schein Dental have had a long standing partnership to bring our meeting attendees the ADHA/Henry Schein Dream Center,” said ADHA Executive Director Ann Battrell, MSDH. ”This year, the dream has become reality with the brand-new ADHA/Henry Schein Innovation Center. We are excited to showcase technological advancements in the oral health industry within the Innovation Center for the benefit of dental hygienists and their patients.”
The ADHA/Henry Schein Innovation Center is free and open to all attendees throughout the Friday and Saturday Exhibits. Those attending will be able to enjoy hands-on interactivity with products and representatives from companies such as Henry Schein, Philips, PH2OH, DentalEZ, Crest Oral-B and Orapharma.
“Henry Schein is proud to unveil the ADHA/Henry Schein Innovation Center, the latest in our efforts to serve the dental hygienist community, whose members are crucial practitioners within the oral health team,” said Michele Penrose, Director of Global Professional Relations & Development Henry Schein. “The Center exemplifies our company’s ongoing commitment to our long-term strategic partner, the ADHA, and to forging and strengthening our relationships with our dental hygienist customers, exposing them to the widest possible range of innovative technologies and solutions.”