ADHA COVID-19 Updates for Dental Hygienists

The health and wellness of the dental hygiene community and the patients you serve is our top priority. ADHA has been engaged with the CDC Division of Oral Health (DOH) advocating for clear guidance for dental practices. On March 27, 2020, the DOH released COVID-19 guidance for dental settings. – READ MORE –

Upcoming

Apr
7
Tue
Social/Study Club meeting @ Times Square Restaurant
Apr 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Date: Tuesday, November 5, 2019
Speaker: Cindy Kleiman
Topic: Medical Emergencies

Date: Tuesday, January 7, 2020
Speaker: Kathleen Shurba
Topic: Emma-dent

Date: Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Speaker: Trisha O’Hehir
Topic: To be determined

Date: Tuesday, March 3, 2020
Speaker: Linda Rawls
Topic: Colgate Ionic Bleaching

Date: Tuesday, April 7, 2020
Speaker: Dr. Larry Ambrose
Topic: The Period-Endo Connection

Date: Tuesday, May 5, 2020
Speaker: Meagan Bodensteiner
Topic: Elevate Oral Care

Date: Tuesday, June 2, 2020
Speaker: John Callahan
Topic: Az WHOLEistic/Cannabinoids and Oral Health

Date: Tuesday, July 7, 2020
Location: Caryn Unterschuetz, RN
Topic: Health Innovations

Date: Tuesday August 4 , 2020
Speaker: To be determined
Topic: Endocrinology/Diabetes

Date: Tuesday, September 8, 2020
Speaker: Dr. Chad Foster, DDS, MS
Topic: Butterly Orthodontics

Date: Tuesday, October 6, 2020
Speaker: Liz Desombre
Topic: Premier Dental Products

Date: Tuesday, November 3, 2020
Speaker: Deb Kappes
Topic: Legalities

Apr
11
Sat
Expanded Functional Dental Auxiliary @ Phoenix College
Apr 11 @ 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Jun
1
Mon
EFDA – Expanded Functions Dental Assistant @ Rio Salado Dental Clinic
Jun 1 @ 3:52 pm

A 10 week online course with 3
in-person Lab sessions (8am -5pm each day), designed to teach the necessary
clinical skills and prepare the student for the DANB exams.
oCost – $2300 – includes all necessary lab materials. (up to 47 CE credits)
oRemaining 2020 Start dates:
▪ March 16, 2020
▪ June 1, 2020
▪ August 17, 2020

Any questions about any of the courses can be directed to Patricia.Price@riosalado.edu or 480-
517-8746. Links to all courses can be found at riosalado.edu click on Programs, then Dental
Programs. http://www.riosalado.edu/programs/Pages/dental-programs.aspx

 

Jun
2
Tue
Social/Study Club meeting @ Times Square Restaurant
Jun 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Date: Tuesday, November 5, 2019
Speaker: Cindy Kleiman
Topic: Medical Emergencies

Date: Tuesday, January 7, 2020
Speaker: Kathleen Shurba
Topic: Emma-dent

Date: Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Speaker: Trisha O’Hehir
Topic: To be determined

Date: Tuesday, March 3, 2020
Speaker: Linda Rawls
Topic: Colgate Ionic Bleaching

Date: Tuesday, April 7, 2020
Speaker: Dr. Larry Ambrose
Topic: The Period-Endo Connection

Date: Tuesday, May 5, 2020
Speaker: Meagan Bodensteiner
Topic: Elevate Oral Care

Date: Tuesday, June 2, 2020
Speaker: John Callahan
Topic: Az WHOLEistic/Cannabinoids and Oral Health

Date: Tuesday, July 7, 2020
Location: Caryn Unterschuetz, RN
Topic: Health Innovations

Date: Tuesday August 4 , 2020
Speaker: To be determined
Topic: Endocrinology/Diabetes

Date: Tuesday, September 8, 2020
Speaker: Dr. Chad Foster, DDS, MS
Topic: Butterly Orthodontics

Date: Tuesday, October 6, 2020
Speaker: Liz Desombre
Topic: Premier Dental Products

Date: Tuesday, November 3, 2020
Speaker: Deb Kappes
Topic: Legalities

Jun
6
Sat
2nd Annual Michelle Burman Scholarship Fundraiser @ Phoenix College
Jun 6 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Topic:  Opiods

Jul
7
Tue
Social/Study Club meeting @ Times Square Restaurant
Jul 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Date: Tuesday, November 5, 2019
Speaker: Cindy Kleiman
Topic: Medical Emergencies

Date: Tuesday, January 7, 2020
Speaker: Kathleen Shurba
Topic: Emma-dent

Date: Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Speaker: Trisha O’Hehir
Topic: To be determined

Date: Tuesday, March 3, 2020
Speaker: Linda Rawls
Topic: Colgate Ionic Bleaching

Date: Tuesday, April 7, 2020
Speaker: Dr. Larry Ambrose
Topic: The Period-Endo Connection

Date: Tuesday, May 5, 2020
Speaker: Meagan Bodensteiner
Topic: Elevate Oral Care

Date: Tuesday, June 2, 2020
Speaker: John Callahan
Topic: Az WHOLEistic/Cannabinoids and Oral Health

Date: Tuesday, July 7, 2020
Location: Caryn Unterschuetz, RN
Topic: Health Innovations

Date: Tuesday August 4 , 2020
Speaker: To be determined
Topic: Endocrinology/Diabetes

Date: Tuesday, September 8, 2020
Speaker: Dr. Chad Foster, DDS, MS
Topic: Butterly Orthodontics

Date: Tuesday, October 6, 2020
Speaker: Liz Desombre
Topic: Premier Dental Products

Date: Tuesday, November 3, 2020
Speaker: Deb Kappes
Topic: Legalities

Local Component’s of AzDHA

EAST VALLEY

Contact: Melissa van der Werf
melissavanderwerf@gmail.com

CENTRAL ARIZONA

Contact: Debby Kurtz-Weidinger
centralazdentalhygienists@gmail.com

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NORTHERN ARIZONA

Contact: Catherine Roustan
Email: cathroustan@msn.com

SOUTHERN ARIZONA

Contact: Lynn Radler
Email: lynn@pruven.com

Thank you to the following companies for their support of the AzDHA