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Yankee Dental Congress

 

JANUARY 30 - FEBRUARY 1, 2020

BOSTON CONVENTION & EXHIBITION CENTER

Vaping: A Viable Alternative or Danger in the Air?

  • Saturday 2/1/2020
  • Time: 1:00 - 3:00 pm
  • Course Code: 640SL
  • Cost: $59
  • Credits: 2 CE Hours
speaker
Jamie Collins, RDH is a clinical practicing hygienist and has been in the dental field for nearly 20 years, both as an assistant and hygienist. In addition to clinical practice Jamie is also an educator, has contributed to multiple textbooks and curriculum development, and contributes as a key opinion leader.

The popularity of vaping is on the rise, often with unregulated products. The market is catering to the younger generation, marketing appealing and concealing devices and flavors. Few studies and long-term effects are widely unknown, education and screening patients is a key element in any dental practice. Attendees will learn the dangers, and impacts on the oral and systemic health conditions, leaving with the knowledge to discuss vaping with patients. 

After this course attendees will be able to:
  • Describe the effects of vaping on the body
  • Identify common ingredients in vaping devices
  • Examine conditions and risk associated with vaping devices
  • Review studies related to vaping dangers
  • Determine recommendations for discussing dangers and alternatives with patients
 
Recommended Audience: Assistant, Dentist, Hygienist, Office

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