VDHA is excited to announce our upcoming Scientific Session for 2024!

Review the preliminary program with course descriptions to get all the details on our sessions.

Registration is open!!

This year, VDHA is offering one evening Zoom CE, and two full days in person in Richmond.  Sessions will be:

Wednesday Virtual Session    

7:00 pm-9:00 pm (Zoom)    Beware and Be Aware: A Primer for Practitioner,  Provost Pamela Zarkowski, BS, MPH, JD

Friday, March 22

10:00 am -1:00 pm                   Trauma-Informed Care in the Dental Office, Kyle Isaacs, RDHAP     

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm                    Tooth Autotransplantation and Soft Tissue Grafting,  Christopher Richardson, DMD, MS

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm     VDHA Reception with Exhibitors

Saturday, March 23

9:00 am-noon                Collecting the Pathology Puzzle Pieces, Sarah Glass, DDS          

2:00 pm-5:00 pm         The Working “Athlete”,  Cheryl Hancock, DPT


Early bird registration deadline is February 23, 2024. Deadline to register is March 8, 2024.

Registration involves two layers of payment: a basic registration fee, then a CE package added on.  

Basic Registration fees are

Student (must be enrolled FT in an DH program) Early Bird $25 Registration between 2/23 and 3/8 $40

Member Early Bird $25 Registration between 2/23 and 3/8 $50

Non-member/ Guest Early Bird $50 Registration between 2/23 and 3/8 $100

CE Courses and Meal Options: You can choose either a full package that includes all CE sessions, Foundation Reception, Exhibits, and meals, or a la carte events and courses.

FULL PACKAGE: (Wednesday virtual CE course, Friday and Saturday in person CE courses, Friday Exhibits and Foundation Reception, Friday lunch, Saturday breakfast and lunch)

Student $75

Member $250

Non-member $350

A LA CARTE SESSIONS (If you don’t select the Full Package):

Exhibits and Evening VDHAF Reception Only: $30 Friday 5:30 to 7:30 PM

Can't join us for the conference? Just come on Friday night to see the exhibits and attend the Virginia Dental Hygienists’ Association Foundation’s Reception (cash bar).

Individual courses and days range from $90 to $160, view the event details for more!


VDHA will be at the Hilton Richmond Hotel and Spa/ Short Pump for our 2024 Conference.

Address: 12042 West Broad Street, Henrico, VA 23233

Reserve a Room!

VDHA has arranged a special room rate for this conference, of $155.

You can call the Hilton at 804-364-3600, and ask for the Virginia Dental Hygienist rate, or use this online link.

Reservations close on February 28, 2024.

Interesting in being a sponsor for our event in March?  VDHA would love to have you join us!

Review our Sponsor Prospectus here.

The Virginia Dental Hygienists' Association  is a 501(c)6 non-profit organization located at 8100 Three Chopt Road, OMG Suite 226, Richmond, VA 23229. 757-609-3661. Contact VDHA

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