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Monterey Bay Dental Hygienists' Association


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Sponsored in part by ORASCOPTIC and CROWN SEATING

A great opportunity for professional team development.
You will want to mark your calendars for this continuing education course that is not to be missed!

"Hello... It's Your Body Calling..."
&
"Exploring the Oral Microbiome - Stunning Revelations About How Microbes Actually Create Disease"

Presented By Internationally Recognized Speaker,
Anne Guignon, RDH, MPH, CSP

Saturday, March 5th, 2016
8:30 AM: Registration, Continental Breakfast, Juice, Coffee and Tea
9:00 AM to 1:30 PM: Courses*, 4.5 CEU'S
Embassy Suites Monterey Bay
1441 Canyon Del Rey, Seaside, CA 93955

*WE WILL ALSO BE HOLDING A RAFFLE FOR A CROWN SEATING MODIFIED ENGLISH QAC SADDLE CHAIR, VALUED AT $875.00

Tickets 1/$10 or 3/$25 - no purchase limit!

About the Presenter:

ANNE GUIGNON, RDH, MPH, CSP is internationally recognized for her numerous contributions to dental hygiene and dentistry over the last four decades. She is a practicing clinician, columnist, feature writer and Senior Consulting Editor for RDH Magazine and has authored textbook chapters on ergonomics and power driven scaling. Anne has been involved in the development and testing for a wide range of clinical products and equipment. She holds an adjunct faculty position at the University of Texas Dental School and was honored as the 2004 Philips RDH Mentor of the Year, received the 2009 ADHA Colgate Irene Newman Award, recognized in 2012 as one of the Top 25 Women in Dentistry by Dental products Report and nominated for the 2013 CNN Home Town Heroes Award. Anne is passionate about creating an environment that we can all learn from and her unique approach has stimulated us in how we think about ourselves professionally.

Course Overview:

"Exploring the Oral Microbiome... Stunning Revelations About How Microbes Actually Create Disease"
Recent discoveries about polymicrobial biofilms are both disturbing and thought provoking. Dental diseases are not classic infections. New molecular techniques demonstrate caries and periodontal disease are manifestations of dramatic, sustained shifts in microbial ecology that overwhelm the host immune system.
Course objectives:
★Appreciate the difference between classic infections and dysbiosis
★Discover how commensal microbes become pathobionts
★Learn how enamel and dentin caries differ ecologically
★Understand the role of keystone pathogens and inflammophilic microbes in periodontal disease

"It's Your Body Calling..."
Hello. Remember me? I'm your primary working tool. The aches and pains are killing me... why are you ignoring me?
Clinicians often ignore the warning signs, thinking they'll never get sidelined with an injury, but aches and pains are signals that something is wrong. Listen to your body now and learn how to reduce your injury risks and sustain your career.
Course objectives:
★Understand the risk for developing a musculoskeletal disorder
★Reduce postural challenges through magnification/illumination systems
★Identify benefits of standing/seating options
★Appreciate advances in polishing devices, evacuation systems and mirrors

Anne Guignon CE course registration deadline is February 28th, 2016.

*Late fee of $10.00 will apply.

*EARLY BIRD SPECIAL - IF YOU SEND IN YOUR REGISTRATION POSTMARKED BY JANUARY 15TH 2016 YOU CAN TAKE $10.00 OFF THE REGISTRATION PRICE.

ADHA members: $70.00
Non-members: $90.00
Students: $20.00

Please send a check made out to "MBDHA" and the following information:
Name, license number, ADHA member number, email address & phone number

MAIL TO:
PATRICIA ANDERSON
PO BOX 192
APTOS, CA 95001

ANY QUESTIONS??? EMAIL OR CALL PATRICIA ANDERSON AT: RIDINRDH@SBCGLOBAL.NET OR 831 684-0952

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