Hygiene Events

All Together Now: Exploring Diversity in Instrumentation


SPEAKER BIO

With over 27 years of experience, Joy D. Void-Holmes is considered a thought leader in dental hygiene and is recognized for her ability to evoke passion into her work to help elevate the knowledge of the dental community. She is an educator, writer, consultant, and researcher. Published author for multiple dental related articles, editor and chief of the Inspire the Future Newsletter, creator of the Dental Hygiene Student Planner, and co-founder of the Inspire the Future Summit educators conference. She is an accomplished speaker and has lectured nationally. Her continuing education presentations include a variety of topics such as instrumentation, ultrasonics, infection control, nutrition and biochemistry, health promotion models, and oral-systemic diseases. Joy currently serves as president for the Maryland Dental Hygienists’ Association and is a consultant examiner for the Commission on Dental Competency Exams. Joy received her doctorate degree in Health Sciences from Nova Southeastern University. 

 

COURSE SUMMARY

Over the past decade, the dental hygiene instrumentation market has exploded with new, innovative designs that change the way we teach and practice. This webinar will examine new hand instruments and ultrasonic units and tips from various manufacturers, giving participants a chance to compare and contrast like products. Ergonomic benefits, advanced treatment options, and conservation of tooth structure will be discussed.