TNDHS PROGRAM
2020-2021

7:00pm – 7:20pm

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Announcements and current business
Employment opportunities
Sponsor speaks

7:20pm – 7:30pm

Speaker’s biography

7:30pm – 8:30pm

Presentation

8:30pm – 8:45pm

Q&A Chat

8:45pm – 9:00pm

Raffle draw giveaways 

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2020
TEST-RUN ZOOM INTRODUCTION (15 minutes meeting)
Evie Jesin, RRDH, B.Sc. Host Moderator

During this session we will discuss how to pose questions in the “Chat Room” including other important features. You will receive a link to our meetings with our Email reminders one week prior the presentation.

 

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2020
PANDEMIC, THE DATA AND IMPLICATIONS
Neli Gontier, BSc., RDH., Cert. Ad. Ed

Over many years as a Registered Dental Hygienist, Neli has developed significantly in roles as a clinician, adult educator, instructional designer and training facilitator. Since 2006, she has produced and delivered numerous in-person and online professional development programs along with writing several books on care-giving, accessibility and neurological diseases. She continues to facilitate professional development as a certified training specialist and key opinion leader for several international organizations. She strives to motivate healthcare professionals to continually improve their practice standards.

 

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2020
XEROSTOMIA: CAUSES, CONSEQUENCES AND OPTIMAL SOLUTIONS
Lucy Pavao, RDH.

A Registered Dental Hygienist since 2000, Lucy has had extensive clinical experience in general, periodontal, prosthodontic, and sedation practices, and has taught in dental hygiene colleges. She is the second Canadian to be a Certified Curaprox iTOP Teacher, and is now managing the Medical Sector & School Programs for Oral Science.

 

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2020
IMPLEMENTING THE NEW PERIODONTAL CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM
DR. Siavash Hassanpour, HBSc, MSc., DDS., MSc (Perio) FRCD (C)

Dr. Hassanpour is a Board-certified periodontist with a practice exclusive to periodontal and implant surgery. His practice, North York Periodontal Centre is located at 1100 Sheppard Avenue East. Dr. Hassanpour is a clinical instructor in the graduate periodontology department at the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto. He is currently the past-president of the Toronto Central Dental Society, an executive of the Ontario Society of Periodontology and is a general councilor for the Ontario Dental Association.

 

MONDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2020
CHECKLIST TO PRE-PORTFOLIO SUBMISSION
Evie Jesin, RRDH, B.Sc.

Evie Jesin is a well-known educator to dental hygienists, denturists and dental assistants for the past forty-four years. Her lectures are clear and concise. She is the owner of DH Solutions Inc. that provides lectures and webinars to all members of the dental team. Educate with Evie!

 

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2021
ASK A PERIODONTIST
Dr. Amy Yeung, DDS., MSc., (Perio) FRCD (C)

Dr. Amy Yeung is a board-certified Periodontist with a special interest in periodontal plastic surgery and implant surgery. Dr. Amy Yeung received her dental degree from the University of Toronto and completed a hospital residency at the Mt. Sinai Hospital. Dr. Yeung then went to complete a Graduate program in Periodontics at the University of Toronto. Her research interests include how metabolic diseases impact healing. Her personal passion is to work together with patients to achieve periodontal health.

 

MONDAY, MARCH 22, 2021
EVIDENCE-BASED DECISION MAKING: THE BASIS FOR INTELLIGENT PLANNING AND TREATMENT
Neli Gontier, BSc., RDH., Cert. Ad. Ed

Over many years as a Registered Dental Hygienist, Neli has developed significantly in roles as a clinician, adult educator, instructional designer and training facilitator. Since 2006, she has produced and delivered numerous in-person and online professional development programs along with writing several books on care-giving, accessibility and neurological diseases. She continues to facilitate professional development as a certified training specialist and key opinion leader for several international organizations. She strives to motivate healthcare professionals to continually improve their practice standards.

 

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 14, 2021
SOCIAL TRENDS AND BEHAVIOURS: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW AS DENTAL PROFESSIONALS
Jo-Anne Jones, RDH

As a recognized thought leader and award-winning speaker, Jo-Anne brings life, energy and inspiration to all her presentations. Jo-Anne is the president of an educational and clinical training company and has been selected as one of the DPR’S Top 25 Women in Dentistry. Jo-Anne has been invited to join the 2020 Dentistry Today CE Leaders for the 10th consecutive year. The ‘Elizabeth Craig Award of Distinction’ was presented to Jo-Anne in recognition of her exceptional and ongoing commitment to promoting the dental hygiene profession. Jo-Anne is a Key Opinion Leader for many dental corporations throughout North America.

 

MONDAY, MAY 3, 2021
CLOSING DINNER (TO BE DETERMINED)
(No Charge)