The Australian Dental Association Victorian Branch (ADAVB) is committed to the oral health of all Victorians and the professional lives of its members.
The ADAVB is the professional association of Victorian dentists which aims to improve the dental health of all Victorians, promote the highest standards of professional dental care and enhance the professional lives of members.
We support and advocate on behalf of dentists to build a stronger voice for our profession and to promote the oral health of Victorians. We listen to the concerns of Victorian dentists, monitor the impacts on our profession and focus on the priorities identified by our members.
ADAVB's objectives are:
(a) to encourage the improvement of the oral and general health of the public and to promote the art and science of dentistry to support the provision of safe high quality oral health care for the community;
(b) to promote and encourage the observance of fair and honourable practices by persons engaged in the provision of oral health care;
(c) to establish, promulgate and encourage, by whatever name, a Code of Ethics for the observance of Members of the Branch in the conduct of their profession;
(d) to advise upon, participate in, develop and promote continuing professional development for dentists and other persons engaged in the practice of dentistry;
(e) to further and promote the interests and objects of the Australian Dental Association Incorporated and to participate in programmes or activities sponsored or administered by that Association;
(f) to advance and safeguard the general and social interests of the dental profession.