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Dental Hygiene Symposium: COVID-19 Implications and Solutions in Dental Hygiene

Timely Topics and Techniques for the Entire Dental Team

Dentistry and dental hygiene have been dramatically impacted by the current COVID-19 pandemic. With reduced access to conventional dental care, maintenance of oral health through preventive care becomes even more important.

The Penn Dental Medicine Dental Hygiene Symposium: COVID-19 Implications and Solutions in Dental Hygiene covers specific topics related to the state of the pandemic and discuss options and solutions for optimal maintenance care of our patients.

CE Credits: 6.25 Hour(s)
Date Course Online: September 12, 2020
Last Revision Date: N/A
Course Expiration Date: September 12, 2021
Cost: FREE to view (does not include continuing education credits); Registration is still required.
To receive continuing education credits: $99
Register: CLICK HERE »

Topic and Speaker
Welcome
Biofilm Elimination: Implications of the COVID-19 Pandemic
Jonathan Korostoff, DMD, PhD
Public Health Measures for COVID-19
Joan I. Gluch, PhD, RDH, PHDHP
The Role of TeleDentistry during Limited Access to Patient
Todd Singer, DDS
Hygienist’s Role in Periodontal Referral
Yu-Cheng Chang, DDS, MS, DMD
Alternative Implant Maintenance Protocols related to COVID-19
Rodrigo Neiva, DDS, MS
Trends and Guidelines for Dental Professionals during COVID-19
Maria Goldie, RDH, BA, MS
The Elderly and the Pandemic
Judy Zack-Bendit, RDH, BS
Adjourn

Refund, Substitution and Cancellation Policy
Virtual attendance: No refunds will be issued.

University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.

University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine designates this activity for 6.25 continuing education credits.

Contact

Office of Continuing Education
Penn Dental Medicine
215.573.6841
PDMContinuingEd@pobox.upenn.edu 

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