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2018 Annual VDHA Meeting
August 23, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - August 24, 2018 @ 5:30 pmPrice Varies
All dental hygienists should plan to attend the 12th Annual Vermont Oral Health Conference with the Vermont Dental Hygienists’ Association Annual Business Meeting at the Hampton Inn, Colchester, VT.To register online click here
The Vermont Dental Hygienists’ Association has had a stable year by continuing to support our professional advancement, growth and maintenance of our current scope of practice. It is our pleasure to extend a personal invitation tor you to attend the Twelfth Annual Oral Health Conference – “Commitment to Excellence.” The VDHA Annual Meeting Committee has put together a remarkable continuing education program with courses and activities that will interest all the members of the dental team. Attendance and participation during our annual meeting provides an excellent opportunity to network with your fellow oral health colleagues and increase your knowledge on current oral health information, research and events. Please join us for an exciting two days of learning and fun.
Brittney Gendreau, RDH, BS
Membership: The Vermont Dental Hygienists’ Association
Membership in the American Dental Hygienists’ Association and the Vermont Dental Hygienists’ Association is open to all registered dental hygienists in the United States. It is more important than ever to be a part of your professional organization. The ADHA/VDHA represents the interests of the profession of dental hygiene, as well as promoting optimal oral healthcare in the United States and around the world. Membership in ADHA/VDHA includes discounted CE registration fees, access to professional liability insurance, as well as subscriptions to ACCESS and the Journal of the American Dental Hygienists’ Association. Most importantly, membership gives you a voice in the future of dental hygiene practice. Please visit our booth at the meeting for membership information or visit us online at www.vdha.org.
Program at a Glance
Thursday, August 23, 2018
- C1: “Implant Maintenance & Homecare Challenges Revealed” (3 CEUs) – Presented by Susan Wingrove, RDH, BS
- C2: “Beyond The Basics: Eating Well To Live Well” (3 CEUs) –Presented by Kimberly Evans, MS, RD, CD
Friday, August 24, 2018
- C3: “Peridontal Disease: Classification And Non-Surgical Treatment For The Dental Profession” (3 CEUs) – Presented by Susan Wingrove, RDH, BS
- C4: “Patient Self-Medication” (3 CEUs) –Presented by Tom Viola, RPh, CCP
- Luncheon and Annual Business Meeting of the Vermont Dental Hygienists’ Association
- C5: “The Medically Complex Dental Patient” (3 CEUs) – Presented by Tom Viola, RPh, CCP
Among the items to be raffled:
- Handmade King Size Quilt
- Diamond Earrings
- Kindle Fire
- $250 Designs for Vision Gift Certificate
- Nike Sunglasses
- Norwex and Beauty Counter Products
- Tooth Bracelet
Many other raffle items will be offered!
Tickets are available at the meeting and are $5.00 per ticket or five tickets for $20.00. You do not need to be present to win.
FOOD SHELF DONATION
RUTH BEATTY COUSINO,THE PATTERSON SALES REPRESENTATIVE, PASSED AWAY AFTER A COURAGEOUS BATTLE WITH BREAST CANCER. RUTH INITIATED OUR FOOD SHELF DONATION PROJECT AND IN HER HONOR WE WOULD LIKE TO MAKE THIS YEAR’S DONATION THE LARGEST EVER. FOR EVERY FIVE ITEMS YOU BRING TO THE MEETING VDHA WILL GIVE YOU ONE FREE RAFFLE TICKET.
Special Thanks to the Planning Committee Members:
- Heather Blair, RDH, BS
- Ellen Grimes, RDH, MA, MPA, Ed.D.
- Leslie Hills, RDH, M.Ed.
- Michelle McKay, RDH, BS
Ruth Beatty Cousino Exhibit Hall
The Vermont Dental Hygienists’ Association Would Like To Thank The Following Corporate Sponsors and/or Exhibitors:
It is with Great Respect that VDHA Recognizes Ruth Beatty Cousino’ s Dedication to the Dental Hygiene Profession by Naming the Exhibit Hall in her Honor.
Please Make Time to Visit The Ruth Beatty Cousino Exhibit Hall and Support our Corporate Sponsors and Exhibitors!
Exhibit Hall Hours:
Thursday: 4:30 PM –7:30 pm
Friday 7:30 AM—12:00 PM