To provide continuing dental education for the members of the New Orleans Dental Association, Inc. and other component members of the constituent, the Louisiana Dental Association, Inc; and through the annual New Orleans Dental Conference/LDA Annual Session, further provide continuing dental education to dental practitioners and ancillary dental personnel on a regional, national, and international level. These programs will serve to motivate and assist young men and women in preparing, qualifying and establishing themselves in the practice of dentistry.