The “Virginia Curet” is the official newsletter of the Virginia Dental Hygienists’ Association.
1. May 2013
Start Planning Now! Need to satisfy your continuing education requirements of 15 hours for the 2013-2014 renewal that ends on March 31, 2014? Or, are you ready to begin the next renewal period? You can accomplish one or both at this meeting, because you can complete the current renewal and/or carry over up to 15 hours to the renewal period that begins
April 1, 2014. 18VAC60-20-50. Requirements for continuing education.
Spring Scientific Session
March 20-23, 2014
Hilton Richmond Hotel and Spa
Continuing Education Courses
VDHA Foundation Annual Fundraising Reception
20. April 2013
Seven members of the Virginia Dental Hygienists’ Association traveled to Boston this year to serve as Delegates to the ADHA House of Delegates. Members were Pam Kitner (VDHA President), Moe Thompson (VDHA President-Elect), Delegates Jackie Perry and Cathy Berard and Alternate Delegates Tammy Goswick, Meg Lemaster and Sheri Moore.
Their duties included meetings with the ADHA Governmental Division and Member Services Division to exchange information from across the nation. They attended an open hearing with the Commission on Dental Accreditation and an Association Update with ADHA Executive Director Ann Battrell. They also participated in numerous District III discussions to make voting decisions for the ADHA House of Delegates which impact the profession of dental hygiene.
Full details of these meetings can be found in the current issue of the VDHA Curet Newsletter
19. April 2013
18. April 2013
Four Dental Hygiene Students from the Lord Fairfax Community College site attended the American Dental Hygienists’ Association Center for Lifelong Learning at the 90th Annual Session in Boston, MA June 19-22, 2013.
One of the student track activities was a program titled “Are You Smarter than Dr Esther Wilkins?” It was a National Board Review Challenge competition. Four LFCC Students were a part of the winning team for the competition! Congrats, ladies. Job well done!
3. September 2013
House Of Delegates and Professional Development Workshop
October 3-5, 2013
Sheraton Park South, Richmond