Valley District Dental Society -
“The WOW Factor:
Tips and Tricks Every Auxiliary Must Know”
THE DATE: Tuesday, March 19, 2019
TIME: Registration – 5:00, Dinner –
5:30 pm, Lecture – 6:45 – 8:45 pm
THE PLACE: The Log Cabin, Holyoke,
THE TOPIC: This
informative and fast-paced session is designed to empower you with dental tips
and tricks you need to know. Enhance
your skills in: infection control, equipment maintenance, impression taking,
mixing cements, whitening, laboratory procedures, marketing, communication, and
much more. With the effective strategies
presented in this fun course, you will improve the patient experience, increase
workplace satisfaction, boost office productivity, and distinguish yourself as
a leader in your practice.
completion of this course, attendees will:
clinical shortcuts without compromising quality
techniques that will reduce your supply costs
strategies that will increase office productivity and improve communication
infection control protocol
Use hints to
boost dental ingenuity
SPEAKER: Ellen Gambardella was selected
in a nationwide search as the “Most Effective Dental Assistant Education in the
United States”. The Massachusetts Dental
Society presented her with the “Special Award for Teacher of the Year” and the
“Auxiliary of the Year” award. She is
the recipient of the “Goldin Foundation Award for Excellence in Education” and
the “Dr. LeClaire Dental Health Professional Award” for innovative and
impassioned teaching. The United States
Air Force recognized her for her educational support of the 66th
Flight Dental and Medical Group. She has
been appointed by the Massachusetts Department of Education to develop Dental
Assisting teacher licensing examinations.
She was recently awarded the title of “Fellow” from the ADAA. A former faculty member of Tufts and
Northwestern Universities, Middlesex Community College, and the Minuteman
School of Applied Arts and Science, Ellen is an author and has lectured
nationally and internationally.
Disclosure: Ellen Gambardella has no
conflicts to disclose.
THE FOOD: The Log Cabin Buffet
THE CREDITS: 2 CEU – Lecture
The Valley District Dental
Society designates this activity for 2 continuing education credits.
audience: Dental Assistants, Hygienists,
Office Personnel and Dentists.
District Dental Society is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider Approved by the
Massachusetts Dental Society. ADA CERP
is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals
in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does
not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply
acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. Concerns or complaints about
a CE Provider may be directed to the provider or to the Commission for Continuing
Education Provider Recognition at www.ada.org/cerp
District Dental Society is designated as an approved PACE Program provider by
the Academy of General Dentistry. The formal Continuing education programs of
this program provider are accepted by AGD for Fellowship, Mastership and
membership maintenance credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or
provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. The current term of approval
extends from 8/25/17 to 8/24/2021. Subject code 148
ONLINE REGISTRATION ONLY!
Click the link below to register today!
Select the correct ticket types for Doctors, Auxiliaries, or Students in
your practice. You will be asked for the
names of all attendees and can pay using a credit card. Please print your tickets & bring them
with you. REFUNDS WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE AFTER MARCH 12, 2019.
Regular registration runs through March 5th at the following rates:
Doctor - $55 Auxiliary - $38 Student
Late registration runs from March 6th through March 12th at the following rates:
Doctor - $60 Auxiliary
- $45 Student - $35
NO REGISTRATION WILL BE ACCEPTED
AFTER MARCH 12th. There is no registration at the door. If you would like to pay by check or call in
credit card information to Amy at any time prior to March 12th,
please be aware that an additional $5
fee per person will apply. You may call Amy at the Valley District Dental
Society at 413-568-8200 Monday, Wednesday, or Fridays from 10a.m. until 3p.m.