MOLAR 2014 Meeting Schedule Announced

MOLAR is happy to announce its coalition meeting schedule for 2014!

February 14th 
March 14th 
April 11th
May 9th
June 13th
July 11th
August 8th
September 12th
October 10th
November 14th
December 12th

Please note: these meeting will be held MONTHLY, not bi-monthly like previous years.

Our meeting location is also changing. Starting in February 2014, MOLAR coalition meetings will be held at 1645 E. Roosevelt Street, Phoenix AZ 85006 in the Garfield Room.


MOLAR Tabling at Journey to Wellness Expo

MOLAR will be tabling at this year's Journey to Wellness Expo on Thursday, September 12th!

Put on by the Central Arizona Health and Wellness Committee along with Magellan Health Services, this FREE EVENT will highlight achievements in integrated physical and mental health care for individuals with mental illness.

Wellness Expo

Mark Your Calendars - Next MOLAR Meeting is Friday, June 14th

Join us for our next MOLAR meeting

with guest speaker

Dr. Lee Weinstein, Dental Director of AHCCCS.


Click Here to RSVP!


Cost: Free for members, $5 donation for non-members is encouraged.

Parking: Park on the Non-IRS/Visitor side. Bring in the blue ticket for validation.

We will also be selling MOLAR t-shirts for $10 (cash/check only)!

Don't miss this great opportunity to share information, network and become more informed on the oral health care happenings across Maricopa County. Free free to bring handouts, brochures, etc. for our sharing table.


For more information, please contact:

Emily Adams| AmeriCorps*VISTA
MOLAR Coalition Coordinator
5656 West Talavi Blvd. | Glendale, AZ 85306
p: 602.588.3936 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Polar Akoi is the new Secretary for MOLAR's Executive Council

Congratulations to our new Executive Council Secretary, Polar Akoi!

A Dental Hygienist since 2005, Polar has recently become a very dedicated member of MOLAR. She is currently active in both our Children's Work Group as well as our Symposium Planning Committee.

Welcome Polar! We are so grateful to have you on board and know you will bring great passion to this leadership position.

MOLAR's President Featured in April's Inscriptions

Congratulations to MOLAR's President, Dr. Kirsten Roling, for her profile in this month's edition of Inscriptions, the Journal of the Arizona Dental Association.  

Click Here to read the full article titled "From Medicine Woman to Program Supervisor."

Congrats again, Dr. Roling! MOLAR is thankful to have such great leadership!

Save the Date -- MOLAR Annual Meeting with Guest Speaker Dr. Myron Allukian!



MOLAR is excited to announce Dr. Myron Allukian will be the guest speaker for this year's annual meeting on Friday, October 11th. Meeting location and time are still to be announced.

Click here for more information on this nationally recognized oral health champion.

Since this will be a step up from our usual annual meetings, MOLAR needs everyone's help in order to make this a successful event!

A planning committee for the meeting will convene this coming Wednesday, June 26th in the Maricopa County Public Health Building (1645 E. Roosevelt, Phoenix AZ 85006) beginning at 5 pm. There will be phone conferencing capabilities as well as food.

Please contact Dr. Kirsten Roling at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to RSVP for the planning committee meeting or to learn more about how you can contribute.

A special thank you to the Delta Dental of Arizona Foundation as well as the Arizona Alliance for Community Health Centers for already agreeing to help sponsor the meeting.

More details to come shortly but please mark this date on your calendar now.

This is a meeting you will not want to miss!