Local Anesthesia Course

Posted by on Dec 14, 2011 in continuing education | 0 comments

This course will prepare the dental hygienist to become competent in the administration of both block and infiltration local anesthesia. Emphasis is placed on the mechanisms of pain and a thorough understanding of the pharmacology of dental drugs and their interactions with the client’s current conditions and medications.

This course consists of a minimum 6 weeks of self-study prior to the 3-day workshop.

The course is recognized by BC, AB, SK, MB, and is worth 30 continuing education points.

Participants must be graduates of an accredited Dental Hygiene Program and hold current licensure in their province or state of residence. They must also have current CPR certification and malpractice insurance.

Course Dates: May 4-6, 2012
Workshop Fees: $950.00 due by March 16, 2012.

For further information, you may contact Lisa Chrusch at the School of Dental Hygiene (204) 272-3062.

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Help Spread the Christmas Cheer!

Posted by on Dec 4, 2011 in community, holiday | 0 comments

It’s time to dig out your Santa hats for MDHA’s 2nd Annual Christmas Cheer Board Hamper Delivery!

Date: December 11, 2011
Time: 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Location: 550 Milt Stegall Drive (behind Lee Valley Tools)
RSVP by: Thursday, December 8, 2011 to taraleek@mts.net

Please indicate your preference to drive or to be co-pilot

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MDHA Breakfast at the MDA Convention

Posted by on Dec 3, 2011 in networking | 0 comments

WHO: All our members are invited!
WHAT: A social breakfast intended to provide a networking and information sharing opportunity
WHEN: January 27th, 8:00 am – 9:15 am
WHERE: Convention Centre

The format has changed from previous years but it will STILL be a great time! Come out, catch up with your fellow Hygienists, and check out the displays we’ll have set up.

We will be holding our Annual General Meeting (our formal business meeting) in June as we have done every year – so there is still an opportunity to get all the highlights of what your Association has been doing for you all year long. Details will be coming on this shortly!

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