Event Date & TimeClick the calendar icon to add events
to your Personal Calendar

  • Restorative Techniques for Dental HygienistsJun 12, 2017 - Jun 30, 20179:00 am - 4:00 pm110 Credits - CDE

Location

UM Bannatyne: Dentistry Building: Room-D016, Hamilton Lecture Theatre

Address:
University of Manitoba, 780 Bannatyne Ave., Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, R3E 0W2

Click to Log In Create an Account

* You must be logged in to purchase event tickets.


Description:

Participants of this course, which has been designed specifically for dental hygienists, will acquire the necessary knowledge and skills to place technically-sound dental restorations prepared by a dentist. The three-week course is comprised of pre-clinical lectures and lab work during the first week, followed by two weeks of rotation for hands-on clinical experience and lab exercises to enhance skills and efficiency. The two week rotation will include three hands-on continuing education activities, including documenting medical history and taking vital signs, performing intra- and extra-oral examinations, developing care plans, performing periodontal instrumentation.

Prior to course participation, registrants must complete a six-week, self-study period using the required textbook and laboratory manual. Participants will be evaluated on this material prior to engaging in classroom and clinical activities at the University of Manitoba. Prepared model teeth will be shipped to course registrants at least six weeks prior to course participation, with the expectation that students will practice restorative techniques using the armamentarium and supplies available in their usual practice settings. On the first day of class, students will submit their restored models for evaluation. Students of this course will be evaluated for both their knowledge, and competency in placing acceptable dental restorations.  Passing grade for the course is 70 percent.


Instructors:
Course Director: Kaleigh Warden, B.A. (IS), Dip DH, RDH

Clinic Director: Heather Grasby, RDH

Dentist Instructor at Access: Andre. J. Vos, BChD

Director, Centre for Community Oral Health: Pamela Dahl, BSc., DMD

Instructors for Labs:
Kaleigh Warden, B.A. (IS), Dip DH, RDH

Heather Grasby, RDH

Connie Hack, RDH

Agnes Azcueta-Dumlao, RDH

Instructor (Lecture):
Asmaa Haimeur, DMD, MPHc

Instructor for Continuing Education:
Diane Girardin, RDH

Laura MacDonald, DipDH, BScD(DH), MEd. PhD (Candidate)

Lorraine Glassford B.A., Dip D.H., RDH


Course Brochure

 

 


Credits:

110 Hours of Continuing Dental Education (CDE) Credit

Click to Log In Create an Account

* You must be logged in to purchase event tickets.


 

Program Coordinator

  • missing-profile
    Laura Friesen

    Program Coordinator, CPD Dentistry and Dental Hygiene
    Office of Continuing Competency and Assessment
    D09 Dentistry Building
    Rady Faculty of Health Sciences
    University of Manitoba
    Tel: 204-789-3562
    Fax: 204-272-3126
    Email: Laura.Friesen@umanitoba.ca