Infection Control

Infection Control Seminar (IC1)

Short Course: (Expired for AGD PACE and ADA CERP recognition)8 for California Board of Dental Examiners (CBDE) for CD/CPD Credits

Courses are appropriate for:  General Dentists, Oral Surgeons, Endodontists, Geriatric Dental Specialists, Dental Implant Surgeons, Prosthodontists, Dental Assistants and Dental Hygienists

Infection Control (IC1)  Topics Include: Standard Precautions, Exposure Control Protocols, Vaccinations, Personal Protective Equipment, Post-Exposure Evaluation and Follow-Up, Respiratory Hygiene and more. To view topic outline of the full or short course, select the Course Type (Short) below:
Short Course:
IC1
Short Course Price:
$485
Format:
Available in Video format.
Only Available Option: Short Course/Part A

Instructor Bio

Dr. Geza Terezhalmy, DDS, MA

Biography

Dr. Geza T. Terezhalmy received his D.D.S. degree from Case Western Reserve School of Dental Medicine and his M.A. from The George Washington University. Currently he is a professor for the Department of Comprehensive Dentistry at the University of Texas Health Science Center at the San Antonio Dental School. He is also a clinical professor for the Department of Pharmacology at the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Texas Health Science Center at the San Antonio Dental School. Dr. Terezhalmy serves as a National Consultant for Dental Pharmacotherapeutics to the US Surgeon General and also to the Naval Postgraduate Dental School as a consultant in their department of Oral Medicine. He has served on the editorial boards of Quintessence International, Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology and Oral Radiology and has an extensive list of publication credits with articles appearing in The American Journal of Dentistry, The International Journal of Dental Hygiene, the Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice and the Archives of Oral Biology. Dr. Terezhalmy has served as president of the Organization of Teachers of Oral Diagnosis and of the American Academy of Oral Medicine.

Conflict of Interest Disclosure: None reported

Topics

The Concept of Standard Precautions

Development of a Practical Infection/ Exposure Control Protocols

Implement a Practical Infection Control/ Exposure Control Program

Education and Training

Vaccinations

Personal Protective Equipment

Work Practice and Engineering Controls

Environmental Infection Control

Post-Exposure Evaluation and Follow-Up

Transmission-Based Precautions

Respiratory Hygiene/ Cough Etiquette

Medical Conditions and Work Restriction

Course Objective

After completing this course you will have a better understanding and working knowledge of the following:

  • The concept of standard precautions
  • Development of a practical infection control/exposure control protocol
  • How to implement a practical infection control/exposure control program including
    • Education and training
    • Vaccinations
    • Personal protective equipment
  • Work practice and engineering controls
  • Environmental infection control
  • Post-exposure evaluation and follow-up
  • Transmission-based precautions
  • Respiratory hygiene/cough etiquette
  • Medical conditions and work restrictions

Accreditation

American Seminar Institute is an approved provider of ADA-CERP, AGD-PACE and the California Board of Dental Examiners.

 
 

California Board of Dental Examiners (CBDE)

American Seminar Institute is an approved provider for the California Board of Dental Examiners, License# 2068, Original Issuance Date:  01/27/88; Expiration Date:  01/31/18. Credits satisfy California Dental Education Requirements, as well as most State and Dental Academy requirements.

                                                                                                           

Because each individual agency/academy/state has specific requirements, it is necessary that you consult with the appropriate agency/academy/state regarding final approval of continuing education credits.

  Produced: 4/01/2014      Expires for AGD Credit: 3/31/2017

Additional Information

Additional Dental Continuing Education (CE/CPD) options available:

Other courses of interest may include:  200 Most Common DrugsDental PharmacologyLocal Anesthesia and Nitrous Oxide Sedation

For up-coming courses, please visit: Dental Courses Coming Soon There you will find abbreviated listings of additional courses that are soon to be released.