Navigation Links
Academy of General Dentistry Releases Updated Employment Statistical Map
Date:4/15/2008

Chart reveals dental profession employs more than 786,000 workers

CHICAGO, April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) announced the release of its updated statistical map entitled "The Economic Contribution of the Dentistry Profession in 2006" that details how many employees, broken down into numbers per congressional district and state, work in the dental profession. The map also provides figures for the annual payroll of these employees. The data clearly shows how much the dentistry profession contributes to each congressional district and state, both in terms of number employed and payroll totals.

The innovative map can be found on the AGD's Web site at http://www.agd.org/issuesadvocacy/reports/ . By clicking on any state, online visitors can find employment data organized by state and congressional district or view a chart listing totals state-by-state.

Copies of statistics from every congressional district have been delivered to each legislator's office, along with a copy of the AGD's fact sheets on its legislative goals for the second session of the 110th Congress including enactment of Deamonte's Law (HR 2371), the Children's Dental Health Improvement Act (S 739/HR 1781), and the Meth Mouth bill (S 1906/HR 3186).

"This is the third year that the AGD has compiled these statistics," said AGD President Vincent Mayher, DMD, MAGD. "These numbers show legislators how many of their constituents are employed by the dental profession, which is important information for legislators as they consider AGD's legislative priorities for this year and the organization's overall goal of better access to oral health care," Mayher added. Data for many counties is not available from the Bureau of Labor Statistics because there were too few persons listed for that county.

The AGD compiled this data from the 2006 U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Qua
'/>"/>

SOURCE Academy of General Dentistry
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. American Academy of Dermatology Issues Statement Urging the Public to be Sun Smart(SM)
2. Study of 137 Meniscus Transplant Procedures in Patients with Arthritis is Presented to the Meniscus Transplantation Study Group at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting
3. Annual meeting of the National Academy of Sciences
4. Ben Barber Career Tech Academy Leaps Forward With Help From Methodist Mansfield
5. Phoenix Academys Therapeutic Community Model Is First to be Federally Recognized as Evidence-Based
6. Scientific poster abstracts from the 24th annual meeting of the American Academy of Pain Medicine
7. Dr. Neil Sadick Presents on Pyratine-6(TM) at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology
8. Senetek PLC Announces Debut of Pyratine-6(TM) at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology
9. Conflict of Interest in American Academy of Pediatrics Report
10. American Academy of Dermatology Caught in Pay-for-Play Scandal
11. MedStar Health Unveils Rx for Success Program at Vivien T. Thomas Medical Arts Academy
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/25/2014)... December 26, 2014 The ... combines beauty, strength and durability. Today, the business ... which is valid until Jan. 30, 2015. , ... of traditional hardwood. BambooFlooringChina.com is a well-known brand ... consumers worldwide to find a reliable bamboo flooring ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... months the trends for evening dresses shift and ... of the hottest styles in the next few months.” The ... 26 A-line sweetheart evening dresses, and announces the availability of ... trying our best to help a lady to show off ... prices, we provide discounted delivery costs to our customers worldwide. ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... December 25, 2014 Recently, BellasDress ... on all its wedding dresses. BellasDress has chosen their ... for gift choices for the holiday season. , ... pick suitable wedding gowns here at discount prices. The ... experience at its website. , “All our ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... Recently, LunaDress.co.uk has updated its blog to provide professional shopping tips ... the models at LunaDress.co.uk come with big discounts, up to 80 ... can turn out to be a most exciting memory and can ... bring surprise to a wedding. On the updated fashion blog, ladies ... for a big day . , Going out with friends to ...
(Date:12/25/2014)... 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Among early stage breast cancer ... half of one percent will eventually develop leukemia as ... The finding comes from a review of more ... 2007, and it suggests that the risk for developing ... had previously thought. "The frequency of bone marrow ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:BambooFlooringChina.com: click strand woven bamboo flooring promotion valid until Jan. 30, 2015. 2Health News:BellasDress.com’s Christmas Sale: Trendy Wedding Dresses With Big Discounts 2Health News:LunaDress Provides Professional Tips On Shopping Wedding And Prom Dresses 2Health News:Breast Cancer Chemo Tied to Small But Significant Leukemia Risk 2Health News:Breast Cancer Chemo Tied to Small But Significant Leukemia Risk 3
... muscular atrophy , , THURSDAY, Jan. 10 (HealthDay News) -- ... pregnant with her second child. Her baby didn,t move, except ... leaving her stomach flat. , Her fears were confirmed ... weak cry, very little muscle tone, he had contractures in ...
... A protein found in human hair shows promise for ... a new treatment option when nerves are cut or crushed ... scientists from Wake Forest University School of Medicine reported that ... up nerve regeneration and improve nerve function compared to current ...
... federal, state levels to combat tobacco use, report says ... registered some significant gains in 2007, with more states ... too little federal and state funding for smoking-prevention and ... taxes. , That,s the conclusion of the American Lung ...
... Supported SelfCare,Inc., a national provider of disease ... awarded Full Disease Management Accreditation from URAC, ... establishes,quality standards for the healthcare industry., ... very seriously. This,national accreditation validates LifeMasters, clinical ...
... efforts through Consumer Innovation ... ... (NYSE:,WLP) is accepting applications for its first Consumer Innovation Event. The,event ... identifying and piloting innovative,programs and services., "The health benefits industry ...
... Jan. 9 Synergy Life Science,Partners, LP, a ... medical device technologies, today announced the successful,completion of ... of $143,million in committed capital. The firm has ... 2006 by John Onopchenko, Richard Stack, M.D., and ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Years-Long Search Unlocks Deadly Genetic Disease 2Health News:Years-Long Search Unlocks Deadly Genetic Disease 3Health News:Years-Long Search Unlocks Deadly Genetic Disease 4Health News:Protein in human hair shows promise for regenerating nerves 2Health News:Protein in human hair shows promise for regenerating nerves 3Health News:Smoke-Free Workplace Laws, Cigarette Taxes on the Rise 2Health News:Smoke-Free Workplace Laws, Cigarette Taxes on the Rise 3Health News:Smoke-Free Workplace Laws, Cigarette Taxes on the Rise 4Health News:LifeMasters Receives Full URAC Disease Management Accreditation 2Health News:LifeMasters Receives Full URAC Disease Management Accreditation 3Health News:WellPoint Announces Consumer Innovation Opportunity 2Health News:WellPoint Announces Consumer Innovation Opportunity 3Health News:Synergy Life Science Partners Closes $143M Debut Medical Device Fund 2Health News:Synergy Life Science Partners Closes $143M Debut Medical Device Fund 3
(Date:12/24/2014)... Dec. 24, 2014 /CNW/ -   ... recalled after Health Canada tests confirmed it contains two ... (beta-methylphenethylamine and phenylpropylmethylamine). The distributor, Empire Health Distribution of ... product from retail stores across Canada ... including for weight loss and increased energy. ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... Tianyin Pharmaceutical Inc. (NYSE Amex: TPI ... patented biopharmaceutical, modernized traditional Chinese medicine (mTCM), branded ... preliminary financial results for the first quarter of ... Ended September 30, 2014 Financial Highlights: , ... in 1Q14 with gross margins improved to 52% ...
(Date:12/24/2014)... 2014  Conkwest, Inc., the Natural Killer Cell ... Killer (NK) cell-line platform, Neukoplast® (NK-92™) as an ... , NantWorks founder, physician scientist and biotechnology entrepreneur, ... approximately $48 million of the Company,s Class A ... will be named Co-Chairman of the Conkwest Board ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:"Jetfuel Superburn" recalled after Health Canada tests find undeclared drug ingredients 2TPI Presents Unaudited Preliminary First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results 2TPI Presents Unaudited Preliminary First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results 3TPI Presents Unaudited Preliminary First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results 4TPI Presents Unaudited Preliminary First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results 5TPI Presents Unaudited Preliminary First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results 6TPI Presents Unaudited Preliminary First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results 7TPI Presents Unaudited Preliminary First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results 8TPI Presents Unaudited Preliminary First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results 9TPI Presents Unaudited Preliminary First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results 10TPI Presents Unaudited Preliminary First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results 11TPI Presents Unaudited Preliminary First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results 12Conkwest Announces $50m In Strategic Investments And Appoints NantWorks Founder, Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong As Co-Chairman Of The Board 2Conkwest Announces $50m In Strategic Investments And Appoints NantWorks Founder, Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong As Co-Chairman Of The Board 3Conkwest Announces $50m In Strategic Investments And Appoints NantWorks Founder, Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong As Co-Chairman Of The Board 4Conkwest Announces $50m In Strategic Investments And Appoints NantWorks Founder, Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong As Co-Chairman Of The Board 5
Revised Drug calibrator that replaces existing Drug calibrator - this product contains Lithium in addition to Digoxin, Phenobarbital, OPhenytoin, & Theophulline....
The Emit 2000 Digoxin Calibrators are intended for use with the Emit 2000 Digoxin Assay....
Liquichek Rheumatoid Factor Control is a liquid trilevel control designed to monitor rheumatoid factor testing procedures, including nephelometric and latex agglutination methods....
... The BD Macro-Vue RPR (Rapid Plasma ... Tear-drop Tests are nontreponemal testing procedures ... described in A Manual of Tests ... this manual are the most widely ...
Medicine Products: