Departmental Programs (Majors)
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Homecoming 2012 Continued Education Course
3 hour Category B credit
When: October 20, 2012 (Registration begins at 8:30am)
Where: Room 217 in the Academic Complex
9am-10am Poster Presentations
10:15am-12:15am Speaker, Brian Fingerson, presents "Hygienists, Dentists, and the Licensing Board: Disease of Addiction, Board Regulation, and House Bill 1"
For more information and to preregister for this event, see our flier here.
The "Dental Assisting for Today" course is designed to prepare students to become a productive member of a dental team as a chair side dental assistant. The course includes essential information about dental team as a chair side dental assistant. The course includes essential information about dental anatomy and physiology, dental health, infection control, basic dental assisting, radiology, dental materials, dental front office administration, and coronal polishing. Upon completion of the course; a certificate will be awarded making the participant eligible for registration as a Dental Assistant in the state of Kentucky. An analysis of pre-clinical dental assisting skills will be made through lectures, hands on laboratory experiences and web enhanced instruction. The course will be offered conveniently on weekends with face to face meetings as well as online studies for a total of 15 weeks.
For more information please contact Sharon Woodward (270-745-1910) or Wendi Hulsey (270-745-2212).
The Department of Allied Health is going GREEN!
We are no longer mailing out notifications of CE offerings. We will post all our CE offerings on our website, as well as our Facebook page.
We can also email scheduled CE offering straight to your inbox! Please contact Jo Ellen Scruggs to get your email on the CE notification list.