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Welcome to the Ninth District Dental Association

The Ninth District Dental Society was formed in 1909 and renamed to the Ninth District Dental Association in 2002. We have a membership of over 1500 dentists in 5 counties: Westchester, Rockland, Dutchess, Orange and Putnam.

In its quest to serve both the public and the profession, the Ninth District embodies the highest ideals.

The mission of the 9th District Dental Association is to serve and support its members and the public by improving the oral health of our community through Advocacy, Continuing Education and Camaraderie.

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Course #213 – “Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation with Defibrillator”

  • Thu, Nov 18, 2021 | 6:30 PM - Thu, Nov 18, 2021 | 10:00 PM
  • Location: Online & In-Person at 9th District Headquarters
  • Address: 364 Elwood Ave, Hawthorne, NY
  • Contact: Diane Darby
  • Email:
  • How to find us: On-Line Module must be complete prior to in-person session at HQ
  • Phone: 914-747-1199

American Heart Association



CPR/Defibrillator: Pre-Registration Required at least 1 week in advance – CPR will be offered in 2 parts – Online access provided upon registration for the in-person, skills assessment portion held at 9th District Headquarters.  You will be assigned a specific ½ hour timeframe to enter the classroom.

Synopsis: BLS for healthcare providers.  Adult, child and infant CPR.  Conscious and unconscious choking.  Use of Automated External Defibrillator machine (AED). Use of breathing barrier devices.  New York State requires all dentists to maintain CPR certification.  This is a two-year certification.  This course meets this requirement.