Metrolina Dental Hygiene 18th Annual Fall Continuing Education Seminar
Friday, November 16, 2012 at 8:00 AM (EST)
A Day of Continuing Education Entitled - Shift Happens!
6 hours of credit
presented by Kristy Menage Bernie, RDH, BS, RYT
Metrolina Dental Hygiene Society and Phillips
Shift Happens! Integrating Emerging Preventive & Therapeutic Protocols
The practice of dental hygiene and preventive protocols has changed over the past 25 years. This session will overview the ever changing paradigms surrounding the practice of dental hygiene with emphasis on evolving preventive & therapeutic protocols. Scientific paradigms have long been the corner stone of clinical practice and daily care and yet many of these paradigms are not the “reality”. Emerging sciences have led to key understanding of new methods to prevent and treat both caries and periodontal disease which has necessitated integration and implementation for the progressive clinician. This interactive session will inspire attendees to unconscious competency!
Upon completion of this course, the participants will be able to:
This is definitely a must attend day of continuing education!
8:30 Morning Session
3:45 Conclusion of Afternoon Session
Bring a sweater or jacket in case you get cold during the presentation
The meeting room is usually a bit chilly in the morning
** Dress attire is business casual (no jeans) **
About the Speaker Kristy Menage Bernie, RDH, BS, RYT
Kristy Menage Bernie, RDH, BS, RYT, a graduate of the University of Maryland with a BS in dental hygiene, is the Director of Educational Designs, a national corporate consulting company based in San Ramon, CA and registered yoga teacher. She is an international speaker on a variety of topics as well as a facilitator of workshops for educators in dentistry. As a frequent contributor to national publications, she has served on numerous editorial boards, and has authored a chapter on Oral Malodor in the latest edition of Mosby's Dental Hygiene textbook. Kristy has been quoted in Esquire Magazine, Women's Health Magazine, interviewed by ESPN Radio and featured on the cover of the December, 2011 RDH Magazine. She has been featured on major dental and dental hygiene conventions and is known for facilitating interactive, fast-paced sessions based on the latest technologies and research.