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OraPharma, Inc. Continues Commitment to Academics

OraPharma, Inc. Continues its Commitment to Academic Community
by Renewing the ARESTIN® Student Access Program for the Fourth Year

Innovative Program Continues to Supply an Increasing Number of Dental and Dental Hygiene Schools with Product and Course Materials for ARESTIN® Hands-On Instruction

Warminster, PA – September 08, 2010 – OraPharma, Inc., a specialty oral health company dedicated to bringing scientifically and technologically advanced products to the dental community, including ARESTIN® (minocycline hydrochloride) Microspheres, 1 mg, is continuing its commitment to providing educational support and training to dental and dental hygiene schools by renewing the ARESTIN® Student Access Program for the fourth consecutive year.

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NCOHF Board of Directors Welcomes New Slate of Officers

Charlotte, NC - September 7, 2010 – National Children’s Oral Health Foundation: America’s Toothfairy (NCOHF) announced the election of a new slate of officers and welcomed new Board member Martha Ann Keels, DDS, PhD, at its quarterly meeting on August 27, 2010.

The NCOHF slate of officers is as follows:
Chairman – Christopher T. Clark, President & COO, Dentsply International
President – Fern Ingber, MEd, CEO, NCOHF (Ex-Officio)
First Vice President – Thomas M. Prescott, President & CEO, Align Technologies
Second Vice President – Tom Engels, Retired Vice President & General Manager, 3M ESPE
Treasurer – P. Christopher Holden, President, Heraeus Kulzer Inc.*
Secretary – John N. Williams, DMD, Dean, Indiana University School of Dentistry*

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Opalescence Trèswhite Supreme 15% A Hollywood Favorite

HOLLYWOOD, September 2010 –Opalescence was welcomed back to the Emmys in Los Angeles this year to debut its newest beauty product, Opalescence Trèswhite Supreme 15%.  Opalescence Trèswhite Supreme 15% was clearly the style lounge favorite among Emmy recognized celebrities from Primetime’s Mad Men, Modern Family, Glee, Dancing with the Stars to HBO’s True Blood.  Emmy Award recipients and celebrities Neil Patrick Harris, Rico and Raini Rodriguez, Antonio Sabato Jr., Sarah Rue and Betsy Brandt were among fans of Opalescence at the celebrity suite hosted by Kari Feinstein.   To view the release in its entirety, please visit:
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Heraeus teams with the L.D. Pankey Foundation

Heraeus teams with the L.D. Pankey Foundation to Provide Free Oral Health Services to the Underserved in South Bend, Indiana 

SOUTHBEND, IN, August 31September 1, 2010—Heraeus Kulzer, LLC, the worldwide leader in dental esthetics, recently hosted an outreach program to provide free oral health services to those without access to dental care. The program was a joint effort between Heraeus and the L.D. Pankey Foundation, a nonprofit organization based in Key Biscayne, Florida.

The 2-day clinic, entitled “Pankey Dental Access Days,” was held on August 13 – 14, 2010 at Heraeus’ Educational Facility, located on the Heraeus campus, 300 Heraeus Way, South Bend.

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