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Membership Benefits

ADS member benefits are designed to save you money and time, connect you with colleagues around the world, enhance your dental infection prevention, occupational health, and patient safety knowledge and skills, and help you meet your professional goals. Click here to download a detailed comparison of the member benefits by member type.

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No need to comb through multiple news websites; we deliver the latest and most important news – ADS, national, and international – directly to your inbox every Monday at 9:00 AM eastern. Non-members can sign up for one free month of InfoBites. 

Infection Control in Practice (ICIP)

Members receive this interactive guide bi-monthly. ICIP features real-life scenarios with checklists on how to prevent negative dental infection prevention and safety outcomes. ICIP is easy to follow and takes the entire team through practical applications of infection control while reinforcing learning with summaries and key takeaways. Members can earn 1 free CE credit per ICIP. 

The Safest Dental Visit Toolkit™

Contains carefully assembled materials to guide to developing an understanding of CDC guidelines and interim guidance, OSHA requirements, maximizing the role of the infection control coordinator, fostering a culture of safety, and more!

Toolkits & Topics

Access an expanding list of resources addressing relevant infection prevention and safety issues available 24-7.


Submit dental infection prevention and safety questions to our subject matter experts, and they will research your questions using current guidelines, standards, and widely used infection control and safety textbooks. ADS maintains a repository of frequently asked questions (FAQs) by topic submitted. 

Education & Training

Members receive significant discounts* on our timely, unbiased dental infection prevention and safety education and training. We offer ADA CERP credits for our continuing education activities and have recently introduced digital badges for key programs. Members are also able to access past Annual Conference PowerPoint presentations.

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*Basic Members are not eligible for discounts on ADS-related events or products.

Agency Resources

Review a quick and easy list of agencies that develop laws, regulations, guidelines, standards, and best practices relevant to dental infection prevention, occupational health, and patient safety

Online Community

Expand and stay connected to a network of peers worldwide at ADS events and through our online community forums. 

Member Certificate

Download a printable certificate verifying your ADS membership to display in your office. 

Member Directory

Search for ADS Members located near you or who share similar interests. 


Develop your leadership skills and connect with your colleagues by volunteering with ADS. Members are eligible to get involved through a variety of committees and other volunteer opportunities.

Awards of Distinction

Earn recognition through the annual awards program in which ADS members are recognized for their outstanding achievements and contributions to dental infection prevention and safety.

If you have questions, reach out to us at [email protected] or call us at +1(410) 571-0003.