Professional Research Panel Offers Dental Participants Information and Cash Incentives

Aug. 2, 2004
Dental Advisory Board offers dental professionals the ability to 'talk back' to manufacturers and suppliers.

A new service called Dental Advisory Board ( offers dental professionals the opportunity to share their insights on issues critical to the dental industry, and get rewarded in the process.

The Dental Advisory Board is a professional research panel that offers participants information and cash incentives in exchange for their participation in industry research studies. For a limited time, qualified dental team members who register will receive a complementary copy of The Digital Dental Directory: Bookmarks for the Dental Professional.

The Digital Dental includes hyperlinks and brief descriptions for a number of sites in categories including Career-Related Sites, Industry Publications, Industry Associations, Valuation Services, Dental Schools, Discussion Lists, Government Links, Convention Websites, Links for Dental Hygienists, Links for Office Staff, Sites for Dental Patients, Dental Plans and Practice Management Resources.

Access to is free to those who qualify. Dental health care team members are eligible if they practice general dentistry or are among the nine professional specialties recognized by the American Dental Association (ADA) in the field of dentistry.

These designations are approved by the Council on Dental Education and Licensure of the American Dental Association:

1. Dental Public Health
2. Endodontics
3. Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
4. Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology
5. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
6. Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics
7. Pediatric Dentistry
8. Periodontics
9. Prosthodontics

Dental hygienists, dental assistants, office managers/business staff, practice management consultants, educators or managed care organization representatives also qualify.

DentalAdvisoryBoard's privacy policy is we do not share or sell subscriber's personal information to third parties.
"Participating in industry research studies allows dentists to guide supplier business decisions." said founder Robin Wedewer. "Plus, we work to make the studies interesting and easy to take. Where we can, we also share topline information about the research studies�information you won't read in trade publications. And, of course, those in the industry can win prizes or get other incentives by participating."

Dental Advisory Board is sponsored by DataZone Research & Consulting. DataZone specializes in developing tools to conduct research with low-incidence and hard-to-reach groups, such as medical professionals, veterinarians, technology decision-makers and other targeted business audiences.

For more information, or to sign up visit