Organizations of interest
The Association of Canadian Faculties of Dentistry is an organization that strives to keep its Members informed of issues regarding University-based dental education and promotes communication between its Members.
CDA is the national voice for dentistry
CDRAF is the national forum and collective voice of provincial and territorial dental regulatory authorities on regulatory matters.
CDSA is the authoritative national voice of the collective of the Canadian National Dental Specialty Organizations.
CDAC is the body responsible for accrediting dental, dental specialty, dental residency, dental hygiene and dental assisting education programs in Canada
NDEB is responsible for establishing and maintaining a national standard of competence for dentists in Canada by ensuring a valid and reliable evaluation of competence for dentists in Canada
RCDC administers the National Dental Specialty Examination in each of the nine recognized dental specialties and both official languages; the exam is one of the requirements for licensure as a dental specialist in Canada