On Friday May 3rd, VDHA will be presenting two excellent continuing education courses that you will not want to miss.  The morning course is “What Every Dental Professional Should Know About Your Patient with Hepatitis C and Type II Diabetes”, presented by Dr. Maureen Archer- Festa and associate professor at the City College of New York.

The afternoon course is “Your Patient With Sleep Apnea” presented by Dr. Elizabeth Walker an expert in the field of TMJ, Sleep Therapy and Airway Orthodontics who practices in Williston, VT.

Both courses will be presented at the Vermont Technical College.  Additional information will be emailed in the near future.

VDHA is also hoping to offer a CE course in Brattleboro this spring.  More information on this course will be sent soon.

13th Vermont Oral Health Conference sponsored by the Vermont Dental Hygienists’ Association

The Annual Meeting of the Vermont Dental Hygienists’ Association will be held on August 22nd and 23rd, 2019 at the Hampton Inn, Colchester, VT.  The following courses will be presented:

  • The Human Papilloma Virus and Its Effect on the Oral Cavity – presented by Daniel Fram, MD Director of Radiation Oncology  Central Vermont Medical CenterTeledentistry: Pathway to Prosperity presented by Patti DiGangi, RDH, BS and Cindy Purdy, RDH, BSDH
  • A Gingivitis Code Finally: A Game Changer presented by Patti DiGangi, RDH, BS
  • Health Strategies to Avoid Workplace Tragedy  presented by Cindy Purdy, RDH, BSDH
  • Medical Emergencies for the Dental Professional presented by Paul A. Danielson, DMD

The Annual VDHA Business Meeting will be held on Friday afternoon.  There will be many exhibitors and our raffle table with lots of great prizes.  Additional information will be emailed in the near future, so mark your calendars for the meeting that no hygienist will want to miss.