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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Infection Control in Practice Workshop: The Instrument Check-Up

April 23, 2020
3:00 pm โ€“ 5:00 pm
  • Jessica Wilson, MPH

What are the common problems with dental instrumentation, and how can they be prevented? Learn how proper care and handling of dental instruments can save your office time and money, and reduce frustration. Through this course, you’ll discover the proactive approach to prevent damage and extend the life of your dental instruments to ensure proper functionality for patient care and practice efficiency. The importance of conducting instrument assessments will be reviewed, and resources to help you extend the life of dental instruments in your practice will be shared. Plan to attend as a team!

Learning Objectives:
1) Identify common instrument problems.
2) Prevent instrument damage.
3) Recognize when instruments need repair or replacement.
4) Take steps to preserve the life of your instruments.

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

Course Number: T31

Recommended for

  • Dental Assistants
  • Dental Hygienists
  • Dental Therapist
  • Dentists
  • Nurses
  • 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.


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


Dentist Early Bird Fee $75.00
Staff Early Bird Fee $75.00
Dentist Regular Fee $85.00
Staff Regular Fee $85.00