14th Annual UAB Dental Hygiene Symposium

Friday and Saturday, July 31 and August 1, 2020
The registration period has closed for this event.

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Friday, July 31st (CST)


8:00 am - 10:00 am - 2 CE Hours

1. What the Juul? (Lancette VanGuilder, RDH, BS)

10:30 am - 11:30 am - 1 CE Hour

2. Innovative Options to Improve Occupational Health (Lancette VanGuilder, RDH, BS)

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm - 1 CE Hour

3. From the Inside Out: Where Perio-Systemic 'Links' with Oral Pathology (Sherri Lukes, RDH, MS, FAADH)

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm - 1 CE Hour

4. Take a Look Around: Common Pathologies in the Oral Cavity (Sherri Lukes, RDH, MS, FAADH)

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm - 2 CE Hours

5. Simplifying Dental Hygiene Treatment with Hand Instruments Post COVID-19 (Brenda McCarson, RDH, BS)



Saturday, August 1st (CST)


8:00 am - 10:00 am - 2 CE Hours

1. Communicating with Confidence: a 'Social-Distancing' Workshop on Social Practices(Katrina Sanders, RDH, BSDH, M.Ed, RF)

10:30 am - 12:30 pm - 2 CE Hours

2. Post COVID-19: Novel Ideas in Disease Prevention (Katrina Sanders, RDH, BSDH, M.Ed, RF) (Counts as Infection Control)

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm - 2 CE Hours

3. Ultrasonic Scalers and Safe Work Practices (Mary Morrow Davis, RDH, BS, CDT)




**Full course descriptions are listed in the registration form. Please click 'View Details' beside the title of each course for more course information. **

About Us
The University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider - 11/01/2017 - 12/31/2021.


Hygienist: $95

Dentist: $150

Office Staff or Assistant: $95

Registrations received after July 26th will be an additional $25.


Registration open through 8/1/2020 6:30 PM EST

Continuing Education

CE hours are indicated beside course times.


Zoom Webinar Virtual Meeting


Refunds will be given if cancellation is received at least 7 days before the program. If it is necessary to cancel less than 7 days prior, you may apply the entire payment toward another CE course. No shows forfeit full tuition.