Hu-Friedy, Chicago, introduces its online dental hygiene community, Friends of Hu-Friedy, which is designed exclusively for the dental hygiene professional.

The company is offering students the chance to win a $100 Spa Finder Gift Card if they join by April 30, 2008. RDHs and faculty who join by April 30 will be automatically entered in a drawing to win a Symmetry IQ Multi-Functional Piezo Device. Similar contests will be available throughout 2008.

Key features of Friends of Hu-Friedy include free products to evaluate through the Hu-Points Program, Hu-Friedy product presentations, special members forums, industry news and coming events, and additional professional support for its members, including complimentary CE courses.