California Dental Hygiene Association Spring Scientific Session

California Dental Hygiene Association Spring Scientific Session

May 14, 2021 - May 15, 2021

Anaheim, CA, USA


California Dental Hygienists’ Association (CDHA)’s Spring Scientific Session event is taking place virtually this year on May 14-15. 

It’s our annual spring event, and nothing’s changed but the format. We’re hosting the event virtually which will deliver an equally engaging, super-charged and interactive experience for our hygienists, sponsors, students, and industry professionals. Get ready for an incredible lineup of speakers and valuable industry education. 

Friday, May 14 at 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM
I’m a PulpStone Kid: A Modern Approach to Nutrition & Oral Health

3 CEUs
Speaker: Katrina M. Sanders, RDH, BSDH, M.Ed, RF
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  • Includes a presentation from event sponsor
  • Discuss the evolution of nutritional considerations from prehistoric times to current fad diets
  • Identify head and neck conditions indicative of potential nutritional challenges and deficiencies
  • Examine the vitamins, minerals and supplements that are appropriate for common ailments of the dental patient
  • Discover the principles of good dental nutrition as they relate to oral and systemic health

Saturday, May 15 at 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM
The Jawbone is Connected to the Ankle Bone

3 CEUs
Speakers: Lancette VanGuilder, RDH, BS and Ward VanGuilder, MAPT, CIMT
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  • Includes a presentation from event sponsors Premier and Orascoptic
  • Recall full body anatomical overview and explain the kinetic chain
  • Identify dental instruments, equipment and technology that may improve efficiency
  • Enhance patient outcomes and assist with musculoskeletal health
  • Review contributing factors of Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSD)
  • Discuss how posture affects the entire body
  • Learn exercises and stretches designed for the dental professional

Register for both days and receive: complimentary CEUs for viewing the Student Poster Competition on Friday morning, plus entry into the event’s raffle.
(Must be present to win raffle, student attendees not eligible.)

An Early Bird discount will be available through April 16.

Become a CDHA member to further save on your registration.

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