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CE Credits

How to Claim CE

All CE certificates are issued through OSAP's Dental Infection Prevention & Safety CE Center.

LIVE continuing education hours are provided for all sessions viewed during their original scheduled time, May 31 - June 3, 2023. To claim credits, you must enter the CE Code and complete an evaluation for each session. Instructions coming soon!

SELF-STUDY continuing education hours are provided for any session viewed after its original presentation (i.e., on-demand recordings), June 19 - August 18, 2023. Instructions coming soon!

Educational Method: Lecture, discussion, and case presentations
Course Type: Lecture, Live; and Recorded, Self-instructional (self-study)

2023 Basic Training: Dental Infection Prevention and Safety Course

  • Live CE Credits: TBD - program under construction
  • Self-Study CE Credits: TBD - program under construction

2023 OSAP Annual Conference

  • Live CE Credits: TBD - program under construction
  • Self-Study CE Credits: TBD - program under construction

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Learning Objectives

2023 Basic Training: Dental Infection Prevention and Safety Course

  1. Describe disease transmission and principles of infection prevention and control in a variety of oral health care settings
  2. Identify relevant infection control laws, regulations, guidelines, standards, and best practice
  3. Utilize tools to assist with quality assurance measures (e.g., direct observation and feedback)

2023 OSAP Annual Conference

  1. Describe current and emerging issues related to infection prevention and safety in oral healthcare settings.
  2. Demonstrate the implementation of best practices, new resources, and tools to facilitate compliance
  3. Identify important attributes to develop and enhance global leadership for the optimal delivery of infection prevention and The Safest Dental Visit™.

Recognition Statement

 

OSAP is an ADA Continuing Education Recognition Program (CERP) Provider.

ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.

Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to the Commission for Continuing Education Provider Recognition at ADA.org/CERP.

Please email the OSAP office at [email protected] or call +1 (410) 571-0003 if you wish to be in contact with the course author/creator(s) with any questions or for clarification of course concepts.

Learn more about OSAP’s CE Program & Provider Recognition.

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Disclosures

All participating faculty are expected to disclose to the audience any significant financial interest or other relationship with:

  1. the manufacturer of any commercial products and/or provider of commercial services discussed in an educational presentation and
  2. any commercial supporters of the activity.

Planning Committee Disclosures

Matthew R. Ellis, MPH, CIC, CDIPC, REHS (Co-Chair)
Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board
Disclosure: No relevant financial relationships to disclose

Michele L. Lash, RDH, BA (Co-Chair)
Dentsply Sirona
Disclosure: Employer - Dentsply Sirona

Adam Burr, DDS
Elite Dental Partners
Disclosure: No relevant financial relationships to disclose

Bryan Christensen, PhD, MEPC, CIH
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Disclosure: No relevant financial relationships to disclose
 
Eve Cuny, MS, CDIPC
University of the Pacific School of Dentistry
Disclosure: No relevant financial relationships to disclose

Karen K. Daw, MBA, CECM, CDIPC
Karen Daw Consulting / The OSHA Lady
Disclosure: No relevant financial relationships to disclose

Kathy Eklund, RDH, MPH
The Forsyth Institute
Disclosure: No relevant financial relationships to disclose

Mary M. Govoni, CDA, RDH, MBA
Mary Govoni & Associates
Disclosure: Consultant - HuFriedyGroup

Grace Huang, MBA
HealthFirst/Henry Schein
Disclosure: Employer - HealthFirst/Henry Schein

Julie Lynch MS, BSN, RN
Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care
Disclosure: No relevant financial relationships to disclose

Shannon E. Mills, DDS
Shannon E Mills, DDS Oral Healthcare Consulting

Disclosure: No relevant financial relationships to disclose

Jill Moore, EdD, MHA, BSDH, RDH
University of New Haven
Disclosure: No relevant financial relationships to disclose

Joyce A. Moore, RDH, BSDH, CRCST, CDIPC, DISIPC
Compass Dental Safety
Disclosure: No relevant financial relationships to disclose

Patricia A. Podolak, DDS, MPH
Springhurst Associates, LLC
Disclosure: No relevant financial relationships to disclose

Jen Hawley Price, MS, MAS
DANB and the DALE Foundation
Disclosure: No relevant financial relationships to disclose

Ramneek Rai, DDS
UCSF School of Dentistry
Disclosure: No relevant financial relationships to disclose

Michelle Strange, MSDH, RDH, CDIPC
Level Up Infection Prevention
Disclosure: No relevant financial relationships to disclose

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CE Disclaimer

The 2023 OSAP Annual Conference is planned and presented by the 2023 OSAP Annual Conference Planning Committee to provide participants with a relevant and rewarding continuing educational experience. However, neither the content of a course nor the use of specific products in lectures or workshops should be construed as indicating endorsement or approval by OSAP of the views presented or the products used.

Speakers and authors of CE activities are required to present a balanced view of therapeutic options, use generic names of products whenever possible, use images that have not been falsified or misrepresent the outcome of treatment, and refrain from marketing or promoting any products or commercial services. Speakers and authors are required to include peer-reviewed content supported by generally accepted scientific principles or methods that can be substantiated or supported with peer-reviewed scientific literature that is relevant and current. Speakers and authors must support clinical recommendations with references from the scientific literature, with a sound scientific basis, whenever possible. Speakers and authors of CE activities are required to disclose to participants any financial, commercial, or promotional interest in a product or company that may influence their presentations. However, OSAP shall not be liable for a speaker's failure to disclose such interest.

Please be advised that courses, speakers, or schedules may change without notice.

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