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13th Annual Dental Hygiene Symposium

Course Description

This popular program will give you new and practical information on a broad range of topics of specific interest to dental hygienists. Brought to you by an outstanding panel of dental educators in a lively multi-topic, multi-speaker format, you will receive unbiased, evidence-based information in an engaging and concise one-day program.


Course Objectives

To update participants on:

  • The Role of the Dental Hygienist in Periodontology

Cecil White Jr., DMD, MSD, FACD Faculty website

  • The Importance of Keratinized Tissue Around Dental Implants for Long Term Clinical Success – Not Just an Esthetic Concern

Rick Ferguson, DMD Faculty website

  • Erosive Tooth Wear: Etiology, Diagnosis and Management

Alejandro (Alex) Delgado, DDS

  • Special Needs Patients

Katherine Woods, MPH, PhD, CRDH



HPNP (Heatlh Profession, Nursing, Pharmacy) Building
1225 Center Dr.

Gainesville, FL 32611

Continuing Education Units

6 contact hours. Lecture


Continuing Dental Education at UFCD wishes to express its appreciation to 3M/ESPE, Brasseler USA, CareStream, Coltene Whaledent,  Johnson & Johnson, My Social Practice, Philips North America, and Young Dental for unrestricted educational grants which helped make this course possible.

  • Team Discount available Team Discount Available
  • Breakfast & Networking lunch included
  • Vendor Fair & Door Prizes Included
    • 7:00a – 8:15a Registration & breakfast
    • 8:30a – 11:45a Morning sessions
    • 11:45a – 1:15p Networking lunch
    • 1:15p – 4:30p Afternoon sessions
Regular Fee Early Bird Fee
(Expires one month before course date)
$249 $199
Dates Location Course #
August 26, 2017 (Saturday) Gainesville 180023
August 2018 (TBD) Gainesville

Team Discount