Next Meeting

****We are in the process of finalizing topics and speakers for the upcoming 2018/2019 meetings and seminar. Please note that we have eliminated the Sept and Nov meeting and will now have an Oct General Meeting in the Fall. The dates for the upcoming term are: Oct 15, Jan 21, Mar 4, April 13 (Spring Seminar) and May 27 (AGM). Please check back soon to view the upcoming topics and speakers.****

January 21, 2019

Topic: Silver Diamine

Speaker: Amber Nikolakis,  Oral science

Meeting Sponsor: Patterson

2018/2019  General Meetings are held at the Inglewood Community Hall in the Dave Marshall Room. Meetings are at 6:30 pm on the third Monday of October, January, and March, Spring Seminar in April and AGM in May.

General Meetings

September 18, 2017
  • 1st Topic: Lost in the Bermuda Triangle – Come and learn about international employment. Possible Competencies J-1-7, K-4-3, K-4-4; Speaker: Allison Lacoursiere
  • 2nd Topic: IPC  Speaker: Ted Gray – Scican
  • Meeting Sponsor: Ted Gray Scican
November 20, 2017
  • Topics: Operatory Ergonomics, Hand Piece Maintenance – Possible Competencies H-2-1, H 2-2, H-2-3, H 2-3, K-4-1, K-4-3; Speaker: Daniel Mott – Territory Manager Pelton & Crane, Kavo Kerr Group. Meredith DeForest – Kavo & Rotary Territory Manager. Kavo Kerr Group
  • Meeting Sponsor: Kavo Kerr Group
January 15, 2018
  • Topic: Caries Prevention  Possible Competencies A-7-2, E-1-3, E-1-4; Speaker: Krista Rasmussen-Premier Dental
  • Meeting Sponsor: Krista Rasmussen – Premier Dental
March 19, 2018
  • Topic: Volunteer Trends presented by Propellus
  • We will also be celebrating Dental Assistant’s Recognition Week!
  • Meeting Sponsor: Calgary and District Dental Society
April 21, 2018
  • Spring SeminarValley Ridge Golf Club
  • Topic: Neuromodulator Therapy  Speaker: Dr Roma Pastershank   Possible Competencies : C-2-2, C-2-10., C-3-3.  C-3-5, C-5-1 – 5-5
  • Topic: Occupational Health and Safety – an Outline for your Office Speaker: Dianne Rebryna Possible Competencies B-4-1, B-4-2, B-4-3
  • Topic: Finding Balance Speaker: Lynne Marshall – Sacred Self Yoga and Wellness Possible Competencies: I-5-1, I-5-2, I-5-3, I-5-4
May 28, 2018
  • AGM – Possible Competencies: I-6-1, I-6-2
  • Topic: Bridging the Gap—The Alex Dental Health Bus Speaker: Denise Kokoram Possible Competencies: F-4-1, G-1-6, G-3-2, H-4-1, H-4-5,H-4-6,  I-3-8
  • Meeting Sponsor: Henry Schein