San Gabriel Valley Dental Society

Continuing Education

January 15, 2019 at 3:30 PM to 8:45 PM


Member Dentist $90.00
Non-member Dentist $125.00
Staff $70.00

General Information

Course Number 02-2257-19001/02-2257-19002
Provider San Gabriel Valley Dental Society
Almansor Court
700 S Almansor Street
Alhambra, CA 91801
Speaker Nancy Dewhirst, RDH
Type/Category Live Lecture
Credits 4

*Registration 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM *Lecture Begins Promptly at 3:30 PM  / 2 Hour lecture courses on both Infection Control & CDPA. Fulfills 4 hour course for license renewal **PDF Handouts for this course are posted here. You may download and print or save to your mobile device.

Infection Control handout #1


California Dental Practice Act handout #2




Seminar Highlights:


Infection Control*

· Dental Board IC Regulations (DPA Section 1005)

California Dental Practice Act*

·  Highlights and updates of the Dental Practice Act

·  Scope of practice for dentists and allied dental health personnel

·  License renewal requirements, continuing education, laws governing citations and fines

·  Laws pertaining to prescriptions

·  Dental record keeping

·  Acts in violation of the Dental Practice Act including unprofessional conduct


Speaker:  Nancy Dewhirst, DDS

Nancy Dewhirst, RDH, BS, is a nationally recognized speaker, author and educational consultant and an experienced hands-on instructor. She received her B.S.D.H. from University of Southern California, where she was later a clinical instructor. After practicing clinical Dental Hygiene for 20 years, she trained and guided dental facilities, laboratories and manufacturers in the science and practice of infection control.  She is an active member of OSAP, American and California Dental Hygiene Assoc. and California Dental Association and the OSAP, CDA and ADA speaker’s bureaus.  Ms. Dewhirst has had over 80 articles published in peer reviewed professional journals and presents at major meetings nation-wide. Ms. Dewhirst presents a variety of topics such as: Diseases and Infection Prevention, Disaster Preparedness, Biofilms, Building Contamination, Instrument Sharpening, and Ergonomics. Her lively presentation style links science and practice, encourages participation and interaction.   




San Gabriel Valley Dental Society

312 E Las Tunas Dr, San Gabriel, CA 91776
Phone: (626) 285-1174
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