ADIA is the peak business organisation representing manufacturers and suppliers of dental products. Our vision is for an industry that empowers oral health professionals to advance the health and wellbeing of all Australians...................... — ADIA Strategic Plan

Service Recognition — Life Membership

ADIA Life Members have volunteered a considerable part of both their working and personal lives to the development of a strong industry association, often as a personal and commercial cost. They following individuals have received the highest award the ADIA Board is able to bestow:


ADIA Life Members —


Colin W Cormie OBE
Sydney Jensen
Charles A Harris OAM
Donald R Blackie
Edward M Donovan
Peter J Martin
Axel Buchner
Ian Hughes
Ian S Anderson
Armin A Roth
Ferd Gritter
Geoff D Robinson
Ian Crawford
Keith Mentiplay
Pam Clark

ADIA and the broader dental industry have benefited greatly from the time, energy and services freely given by these individuals. The success that ADIA continues to enjoy in policy advocacy, standards development and trade shows can be largely attributed to the contribution that these individuals have made.

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Dental Industry News

  • TGA Reforms Deal Effectively With Illegal Supply

    24th Jan 18

    Proposed legislative amendments that provide the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) with stronger compliance and enforcement powers and graduated penalties for non-compliant behaviours has been endorsed by the dental industry. More

  • Senate Set To Pass Medical Device Reforms

    3rd Feb 18

    A senate committee has recommended passage of legislation that will cut the the red tape associated with introducing new dental products to the Australian market. It's a legislative reform that ADIA has long argued for. More

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