GENERAL MEETINGS & CE COURSES
SAVE THE DATES !
Saturday April 1, 2017: Breakfast and 4CEU
Registration 7:30 am Breakfast and vendors
Lecture starts at 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
"Dont be an April Fool" stay up to date in an ever changing world.
Speaker: Noel Kelsch RDHAP
Noel Brandon-Kelsch is the infection control columnist for RDH magazine, a syndicated newspaper columnist and has been published in many books and magazines. She is an international speaker, writer and Registered Dental Hygienist in Alternative Practice. She takes tough subject matter and presents it in such an interesting way that it becomes thought provoking even to those not involved in her industry. She has brought the message of oral health to media networks from Disney Radio to ESPN. Noel’s research on infection control and cross contamination continues to enlighten dental professionals and protect patients.
Topic: "The Mandatory Classes" sponsored by the Kerr Group of Companies
Infection Control Update and the Dental Practice Act Review
Noel is a DBC Registered Provider for these courses
Location: Los Alamitos Joint Forces Training Base
4745 Yorktown Avenue, BLDG 19 Ballroom, Los Alamitos 90720
You will need to show your drivers license to pass the security gate and enter the base. JFTB Map - click here.
September 10, 2016: CPR renewal - 4 CEU
Tuesday September 13, 2016 - 2 CE - CDHA MEMBER BONUS EVENT
SPEAKER: Julie Morrill, RDH, BS Clinical Education Manager; Hu-Friedy
TOPIC: “Conquering Biofilm with Ease, A Shifting Paradigm”
Sat. Oct. 1, 2016 - Oral Cancer Foundation Symposium - EVENT CANCELLED
SPEAKER: Amber D. Riley, RDH, MS
TOPIC: “Red, White & Blue, what does it mean to YOU? Practical Oral Pathology for the Dental Team”
PANEL DISCUSSION: The lecture will be followed by a panel discussion with the Head and Neck Oncology team at Hoag Hospital
Wednesday Oct. 19, 2016 - 2 CE - CDHA Member Bonus Event
CHANG ORTHODONTICS hosts LBDHS members
SPEAKER: Dr. Russell Chang
Wednesday, November 16, 2016: Dinner and 2 CE
SPEAKER: Dr. Susan Sklar, Sklar Center for Restorative Medicine http://www.sklarcenter.com/
TOPIC: “Living Life with Vitality: Hormones and Health”
WHERE: Courtyard by Marriott, Cypress
Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 6 PM
Cerritos College hosts LBDHS on campus for student research projects
SPEAKERS: Cerritos College Senior DH students
2 CE - An annual LBDHS tradition!
Location: Cerritos College
Saturday, January 28, 2017 - LBDHS joint meeting with OCDHS - 3 CE & BREAKFAST
TOPIC: When Alzheimer’s Disease Affects a Patient
SPEAKERS: Kari Walker, MS Gerokinesiology & Brenda Kibbler, RDH, RDHAP, BHSc
HOST: Alzheimer's Orange County http://www.alzoc.org/
Saturday, March 4, 2017 Breakfast and 4 CEU
Instrumentation Trends: A Hands-On Course
Sponsored by American Eagle Instruments http://am-eagle.com/
Are you looking for a hands-on learning experience?
This course is designed to introduce the attendees to advances in instrument design, techniques and metals. Nothing in the practice of dental hygiene is static and keeping current with technology is imperative. This hands-on course allows the participant to review and practice the basics of instrumentation and ergonomics while learning and experiencing the latest in modified periodontal instrumentation techniques.
SPEAKER: Lory Laughter, RDH, MS
Lory is currently serving as the President Elect of CDHA. She is an Assistant Professor of Periodontics at the University of the Pacific, Arthur A Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco. She studied Dental Hygiene at Idaho State University, graduating in 1994. In 2015 Lory earned a Masters of Science in Dental Hygiene at the University of California - San Francisco. Lory was the recipient of the 2011 Professional Achievement Award from Idaho State University and 2015 Sunstar America Award of Distinction.
WHERE: The Grand Long Beach Event Center
2015 - 2016 events
Saturday, August 29, 2015 - 7 am - 1 pm - Oral Cancer Symposium
A Collaboration with The Oral Cancer Foundation, Hoag Family Cancer Institute and Long Beach Dental Hygienists' Society
- Joel Laudenbach, DMD - Oral Medicine Specialist - Western College of Health Sciences
- Eva Grayzel, Oral Cancer Survivor
- Brian Kim, M.D., Radiation Oncologist, Hoag Hospital
HOAG NEUROSCIENCES INSTITUTE Conference Center, 3900 W Coast Highway, Newport Beach, CA
October 17, 2015 - Joint CE meeting with OCDHS - The Power of Purple
Speaker: Dr. Brian Nový TOPIC: The Potty Mouth Predicament
November 14, 2015 - Saturday Seminar & Breakfast
Infection Control Update & California Dental Practice Act and You!
Speakers: Adelle Krayer RDH, MA and Tricia Osuna RDH, BS, FAADH
February 6, 2016 - Saturday Breakfast and Seminar - 6 CE SPONSORS:
SPEAKER: Susan Wingrove RDH, BS
Topic: Focus on Dental Implants Success—Maintenance and Home Care
SPEAKER: Kristen Stephens RDH, BA - a LBDHS Past President, Master's degree candidate
Topic: Has Perio Gone Viral?
March 2, 2016 - Evening Dinner Meeting - 2 CE
Speaker: Dr. Ravi Smith, DDS, MS, Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology; Harbor DHS President
Topic: Practical Oral Pathology for the Dental Hygiene Practice
April 23, 2016 - CERRITOS COLLEGE STUDENT RESEARCH PRESENTATIONS - 2 CE SPONSOR: GC America
Speaker: Kristy Ménage Bernie, RDH, MS, RYT
Topic: Time to Toss the Floss?! – You be the Judge! 2 CE