Nominees

Jeanette Lalli RDH
Pamela Larrabee, RDH, BAS, MA
Makenna Molnar, RDH
Laura Corbin, RDH, BFA, AAS

FAQ for Nominees

Am I Qualified?
Anyone who has been a voting member of AzDHA for at least one year is eligible.

What is expected of me?
Time commitments will vary by position. All positions include attending regular meetings and preparation for those meetings as well as fulfilling other obligations. Click here to read more about what these positions entail. Keep in mind, no matter the position, there will be experienced volunteers supporting, guiding, and learning right alongside you!

I’m interested! What do I do next?
You may declare your candidacy by notifying Pam Larrabee at plarrabee.azdha@gmail.com. You may also declare your candidacy at the General Assembly on Saturday, October 19th
.
It is highly recommended that you prepare in advance a brief, one-page professional summary outlining education, professional and association experience plus a narrative statement of no more than 400 words about why you are pursuing this opportunity and the strengths you bring to the position. A photo is optional. Candidate information received in advance will be posted on the AzDHA website prior to the General Assembly. As an option, you may also provide copies to members of the General Assembly on October 19th
.

All candidates will have the opportunity to address the General Assembly on October 19th during the Candidates’ Forum. Speeches are limited to 3 minutes. If you cannot attend the Assembly, you may provide a video recording of your speech.

Questions?
Contact Pam Larrabee at plarrabee.azdha@gmail.com or info@azdha.org.

Upcoming

Oct
25
Fri
NAU Brown-Bag Lunch & Learn @ FMC McGee Auditorium
Oct 25 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Free Continuing Education Course.

The NAU Dental Hygiene Department would like you to please join us for a FREE 4 CE credit course on the importance of IPE & Hospital Pneumonia and the Oral/Systemic Link.

Light refreshments will be served.

Please RSVP to Madalyn Smolinski

Email: madalyn.smolinski@nau.edu

Phone: 928-523-7147

Oct
26
Sat
Dental Laser Training @ Phoenix College Dental Clinic
Oct 26 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Nov
5
Tue
Social/Study Club meeting @ Times Square Restaurant
Nov 5 @ 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

Nov
7
Thu
Periodontal Classification Update @ Phoenix College
Nov 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Nov
22
Fri
Unleashing Your Potential Workshop (UYP) @ The Gwen Hotel
Nov 22 – Nov 24 all-day

Applications are due August 5, 2019

MORE INFORMATION
Nov
23
Sat
Interim Therapeutic Restorations @ Center for Continuing Dental Education
Nov 23 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

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

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