Star of the North Meeting

April 23โ€“25, 2020 St. Paul, MN

Future Dates: April 22-24, 2021 and April 28-30, 2022

2020 Seminars

The Star of the North conference offers a wide range of professional development seminars that allow dental professionals to earn CE credits. Click on each seminar below for more information, including pricing.

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The Standard of Care for Infection Control

April 23, 2020
8:30 am โ€“ 10:30 am
  • Jessica Wilson, MPH

This seminar will review infection control principles pertaining to sterilization, disinfection of patient care items and dental unit waterline treatment in accordance with the CDC Guidelines for optimal infection control and patient safety. Attendees will understand how to manage dental instruments to continually withstand the rigors of instrument processing and sterilization. Learn to identify best practices and strategies to assist in maximizing safety and efficiency of instrument processing.

Learning Objectives:
1) Standard of care for infection control in instrument processing and sterilization.
2) Importance of dental unit waterline treatment and maintenance.
3) Technologies and treatments available to achieve recommended water quality levels.
4) Identify opportunities for improved compliance.

This program is sponsored by an unrestricted educational grant provided by Hu-Friedy Mfg Co.

Course Number: T29

Recommended for

  • Dental Assistants
  • Dental Hygienists
  • Dental Therapist
  • Dentists
  • Student Dentists

About the speaker

Jessica Wilson, MPH

Ms. Wilson is an international speaker, trainer and educator focused on infection prevention and infection control compliance. She is a graduate of the University of Rhode Island and has a Master’s Degree in Public Health. She is an employee of Hu-Friedy Mfg Co. and a member of the executive board and volunteer consultant for OSAP.

Credits

Fundamental CE Credits 2
Elective CE Credits 0
DANB Credits 0
Core CE Credits 0
Core Topic N/A

Fees

Dentist Early Bird Fee $25.00
Staff Early Bird Fee $25.00
Dentist Regular Fee $35.00
Staff Regular Fee $35.00