I would like to extend an invitation to you to attend the Oregon Dental Conference April 6-8, 2017 being held at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, Oregon, the City of Roses.
The 2017 Oregon Dental Conference is the 125th annual session of the Oregon Dental Association. The conference is the concurrent meeting of the ODA, the Oregon Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (OSOMS), the Oregon State Association of Endodontics (OSAE), the Oregon Society of Periodontists (OSP), the Oregon Academy of General Dentistry (OAGD), the Oregon Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (OAPD), the Oregon Dental Assistants Association (ODAA), The Oregon Dental Executives' Association (ODEA), the Oregon Dental Hygienists' Association (ODHA), as well as a place for laboratory technicians from throughout the northwest to meet.
There will be numerous courses to choose from and the Exhibit Hall is available to view new equipment, instruments, dental supplies, etc. You can review the many possibilities on the website at www.oregondental.org. ODAA Vice President, Mary Harrison, has arranged for some excellent speakers and topics:
Thursday April 6th "Infection Control in Dentistry"
Ginny Jorgensen CDA, EFDA, EFODA, AAS
This course will also be offered on Friday afternoon
Friday April 7 th "Health and Wellness for Dental Professionals - Panel"
Stacy Bone, EFDA
Ginny Jorgensen, CDA, EFDA, EFODA,AAS
Shauna Sonoda, LMT, RDH
"Tips and Best Practices for Implant Success"
Jay Malmquist, DMD, FACD, FICD
Michael Malmquist, DMD
The Oregon Dental Assistants Association will have a table in the main thoroughfare in the lobby. Please stop by and introduce yourself. We will look forward to seeing you.
Linda Kihs, CDA, EFDA, OMSA, MADAA