The MDA Open Wide 2012 Event!

Posted by on May 22, 2012 in MDA | 0 comments

The Manitoba Dental Association in partnership with the University of Manitoba-Faculty of Dentistry is once again hosting an ‘Open Wide’ day. ‘Open Wide’ is a free day of dentistry where licensed dentists and oral health team members provide dental treatment at no cost to the public. ‘Open Wide’ 2012 will be held Saturday, October 20th, 2012 @ the Faculty of Dentistry Community Clinic, 790 Bannatyne Avenue, Winnipeg.

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Local Anesthesia Course

Posted by on May 10, 2012 in continuing education, workshops | 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.

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: November 2-4, 2012
Workshop Fees: $985.00 due by September 14, 2012.

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

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MDHA AGM is just around the corner…!

Posted by on May 3, 2012 in AGM | 0 comments

Don’t miss out! Our Annual General Meeting is coming up – and we’d love to see you there!!!

Date: June 9, 2012
Time: 9 am – 12 pm (registration begins at 8)
Where: Norwood Hotel, 112 Marion Street
Cost: FREE!!!!

Come catch up on all the latest of what your association has been up to and enjoy a networking opportunity with other RDH’s!

Please RSVP by calling 981-7327 or emailing!

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