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About The Presenter

Dr. Morris Robbins, a retired Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs at the UTHSC College of Dentistry, has been a faculty member at the University since 1963 after completing post graduate study in Pathology.

He is the UTHSC recipient of the UT National Alumni Public Service Award.

Dr. Robbins continues to serve the University on a part-time basis.

Build a Better Practice: All About OSHA

Blood Borne Infections & Hazard Communications For the Entire Dental Office

  • Saturday, December 3, 2011 8:30am - Noon
  • Location: Memphis
  • 4 credit hours
  • Course Presenter: Morris Robbins, DDS
  • Course Registration Form

Tuition

Early Bird Special - $169 per dentist and $99 per auxiliary. After November 21st - $199 per dentist and $129 per auxiliary. Registration at the door is an additional $25. Morning coffee and lunch will be provided.

Lunch will be provided for participants who also take the Chemical Dependency course scheduled from 1:00pm - 3:00pm on this date.

This event takes place on UTHSC Campus, in the Humphreys General Education Building at the corner of Madison and Dunlap. Parking is available in the parking garage located at 869 Madison Avenue, next to the building. Parking is $5.

Course Description

The CDC Guidelines will affect the way you practice! Know what the new changes are! This course will give you a heads up on the Guidelines from CDC for areas not covered in the OSHA Standards. Topical areas include Standard Precautions, work restrictions for occupationally exposed health-care workers, Sharp's injury law, new hand hygiene standards, dental water quality standards and infectious diseases that are new concerns to the dental office. Look forward to an interesting conclusion to the course with practical application.

The University of Tennessee College of Dentistry 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.

The University of Tennessee designates this activity for 4 hours continuing education credits.