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Infection Control & California Dental Practice Act
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Infection Control & California Dental Practice Act

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When: Friday, October 2, 2020
Seminar: 8:00- 12 pm
Where: Zoom Webinar
United States
Presenter: Leslie Canham, CDA, RDA
Contact: Sally Medina

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$50.00 Deposit Required Per Person (call office to provide deposit)

2020 Tuition Rates

Member +2 Staff: Free

Addt'l Staff: $25.00 /each

Walk-up Fees: $20 (if space is available)

Non-Member: $100.00 (early Bird)

After September 25, 2020

Non-Member: $120.00

Members must cancel reservation 48 hours prior to the event to receive full refund. 


Tri-County Dental Society designates this activity for 4 continuing education credits . This course is a 4 hour Lecture (4CEU's)

Course Description:

Infection Control :

Participants will learn how to evaluate and update their existing infection control practices to meet the current California minimum standards for infection control. Examples of infection control “do’s and dont’s” and “hands-on” demonstrations will provide the participant with memorable tips. This program will motivate the participant to strive for infection control excellence. New Cal/OSHA training requirements concerning aerosol transmitted diseases (ATDs) will be discussed. Topics covered will include: Dental Board IC Regulations (DPA Section 1005

California Dental Practice Act                

  • Highlights and Updates of the Dental Practice Act
  • Scope of Practice for Dentists and Allied Dental Health Personnel
  • License Renewal Requirements, Continuing Education, Laws Governing Citations and Fines
  • Laws Pertaining to Prescriptions
  • Dental Record Keeping
  • Acts in Violation of the Dental Practice Act, Including Unprofessional Conduct


Training course will provide up-to-date, relevant, regulatory compliance guidelines and information to inspire dental health care professionals (DHCPS) to create a safer work environment at the office

About the Speaker:

Leslie Canham, CDA, RDA, is a nationally recognized speaker and consultant specializing in Infection Control, OSHA Compliance, Dental Practice Act and HIPAA regulations. Leslie’s programs are highly interactive with audience participation to educate and entertain. In the dental field since 1972, Leslie’s experience and expertise helps dental professionals reduce risks and comply with regulations. Leslie is authorized by the Dept. of Labor as OSHA Outreach Trainer in General Industry Standards and a board approved provider of the mandatory 8 hour Infection Control course. Leslie is the moderator of the Infection Control Forum on and she has written numerous continuing education courses for dental organizations. She is the founder of Leslie Canham and Associates providing in office training, “mock” OSHA inspections, and consultation on infection control and safety. Leslie’s memberships include: the Organization for Safety and Asepsis Procedures, the Academy of Dental Management Consultants, the Speaking Consulting Network, the National Speakers Association, the California Dental Assistants Association and the California Dental Association.

 TCDS & Leslie Canham have no financial relationships relevant  to this presentation to Disclose


Tri-County Dental Society  wishes to thank the following companies for their generous support of this program:


 DBC Approved Provider No.: 2191

Tri-County Dental Society is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.  

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.  

Tri-County Dental Society—Locally Approved PACE Program Provider for FAGD/MAGD credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by any regulatory authority, or AGD endorsement. 2/1/2017 – 2/1/2021 Provider ID 212138