Children’s Oral Health Workshop
Hands-on clinical training where participants will learn clinical, in-mouth skills of oral health screening, caries risk assessment, treatment need assessment, infection control, and topical fluoride varnish application.
Thursday, February 11, 2010, 8:00am–11:30am, Mammoth Lakes Library, 400 Sierra Park Rd, Mammoth
The training consists of instruction and clinical training:
How tooth decay develops
Fluoridation (topical vs. systemic)
Oral hygiene and diet
Presenter: Nancy Reifel, DDS, MPH, of the University of California, Los Angeles, School of Dentistry, Division of Public Health and Community Dentistry.
This course is open to all. Typical participants include: community outreach workers; staff who provide center- based and home visitation services; nurses and clinical support staff; and others who work with young children.
Register: To register, call 760/924-7626